Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Film & Theater Personalities, including Hedy Lamarr, Paul Walker, Michael J. Fox, Cara Delevingne and Ronda Rousey

20th Century Film & Theater Personalities
The 20th century was a dynamic period which saw unprecedented growth and development in several fields, one of the major ones being entertainment. The dawn of the century witnessed a period of great change within the theatrical culture especially in Europe and North America. The artistic reputation of theater improved in the era with the development of new theatrical forms including modernism, Expressionism, and Impressionism. Russian playwrights Ivan Turgenev, Alexander Ostrovsky and Leo Tolstoy were the key proponents of realism while in America theater practitioners like Lee Strasberg and Harold Edgar Clurman co-founded the New York City's Group Theatre. Films emerged as a new medium of entertainment in the early 20th century, with the likes of Georges Méliès making pioneering innovations to the art of filmmaking. The rapid growth of the film industry across globe saw the emergence of great personalities like Cecil Blount DeMille, Alfred Hitchcock, Gary Cooper, Gloria Swanson, Claudette Colbert, and Charlton Heston. Both the theater and film industries continued to develop and evolve over the following decades, giving birth to superstars of the recent times like Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Clint Eastwood, Woody Allen, and Susan Sarandon. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous film & theater personalities of the 20th century.
Hedy LamarrHedy Lamarr

09 November 1914

19 January 2000

Vienna

American

Scorpio

Paul WalkerPaul Walker

12 September 1973

30 November 2013

Glendale

American

Virgo

Michael J. FoxMichael J. Fox

09 June 1961

Edmonton, Canada

Canadian

Gemini

Cara Jocelyn Delevingne Cara Delevingne

12 August 1992

Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

British

Leo

Ronda RouseyRonda Rousey

01 February 1987

Riverside County

American

Aquarius

Chris PrattChris Pratt

21 June 1979

Virginia, Minnesota, United States

American

Gemini

Shah Rukh KhanShah Rukh Khan

02 November 1965

New Delhi

Indian

Scorpio

Jennifer LawrenceJennifer Lawrence

15 August 1990

Indian Hills, Kentucky, U.S.

American

Leo

Daniel CraigDaniel Craig

02 March 1968

Chester, Cheshire, England

British

Pisces

Christopher LloydChristopher Lloyd

22 October 1938

Stamford, Connecticut, United States

American

Libra

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen

03 September 1965

New York City

American

Virgo

Kim ZolciakKim Zolciak

19 May 1978

Pensacola, Florida, United States

American

Taurus

Evan PetersEvan Peters

20 January 1987

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

American

Capricorn

Johnny DeppJohnny Depp

09 June 1963

Owensboro

American

Gemini

Elizabeth OlsenElizabeth Olsen

16 February 1989

Sherman Oaks

American

Aquarius

Jessica AlbaJessica Alba

28 April 1981

Pomona, California, United States

American

Taurus

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario

16 March 1986

New York City, New York, United States

American

Pisces

Ariana Grande Ariana Grande

26 June 1993

Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.

American

Cancer

Rachel WeiszRachel Weisz

07 March 1970

Westminster, United Kingdom

British

Pisces

Shailene WoodleyShailene Woodley

15 November 1991

San Bernardino County, California, U.S.

American

Scorpio

River PhoenixRiver Phoenix

23 August 1970

31 October 1993

Madras, Oregon, United States

American

Leo

Selena GomezSelena Gomez

22 July 1992

Grand Prairie

American

Cancer

Frank SinatraFrank Sinatra

12 December 1915

14 May 1998

Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S

American

Sagittarius

Dwayne JohnsonDwayne Johnson

02 May 1972

Hayward

American

Taurus

Rose ByrneRose Byrne

24 July 1979

Balmain, Sydney, Australia

Australian

Leo

Oscar IsaacOscar Isaac

09 March 1979

Guatemala

Guatemalan

Pisces

Carrie FisherCarrie Fisher

21 October 1956

27 December 2016

Beverly Hills, California, U.S.

American

Libra

Viola DavisViola Davis

11 August 1965

St. Matthews, South Carolina, United States

American

Leo

Kim KardashianKim Kardashian

21 October 1980

Los Angeles

American

Libra

Zoë KravitzZoë Kravitz

01 December 1988

Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States

American

Sagittarius

Priyanka ChopraPriyanka Chopra

18 July 1982

Jamshedpur

Indian

Cancer

Leonardo DicaprioLeonardo DiCaprio

11 November 1974

Hollywood, California, U.S.

American

Scorpio

Tom HanksTom Hanks

09 July 1956

Concord, California, U.S.

American

Cancer

Bridget MoynahanBridget Moynahan

28 April 1971

Binghamton, New York, United States

American

Taurus

Katey SagalKatey Sagal

19 January 1954

Los Angeles, California, United States

American

Capricorn

Andy WarholAndy Warhol

06 August 1928

22 February 1987

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

American

Leo

Arnold SchwarzeneggerArnold Schwarzenegger

30 July 1947

Thal

Austrian

Leo

Norman ReedusNorman Reedus

06 January 1969

Hollywood, Florida, USA

American

Capricorn

Jussie SmollettJussie Smollett

21 June 1982

Santa Rosa, California, U.S.

American

Gemini

Matt DamonMatt Damon

08 October 1970

Cambridge

American

Libra

Demi LovatoDemi Lovato

20 August 1992

Albuquerque

American

Leo

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie

04 June 1975

Los Angeles, California, U.S

American

Gemini

Thomas Brodie-SangsterThomas Brodie-Sangster

16 May 1990

Southwark, United Kingdom

British

Taurus

Jesse EisenbergJesse Eisenberg

05 October 1983

Queens, New York City, New York, United States

American

Libra

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone

06 July 1946

New York, New York, U.S.

American

Cancer

Monica BellucciMonica Bellucci

30 September 1964

Città di Castello, Umbria, Italy

Italian

Libra

Bruce LeeBruce Lee

27 November 1940

20 July 1973

San Francisco

Chinese,American

Sagittarius

Tom CruiseTom Cruise

03 July 1962

Syracuse

American

Cancer

Julianne MooreJulianne Moore

03 December 1960

Fort Bragg, North Carolina, U.S.

British,American

Sagittarius

Yolanda FosterYolanda Foster

11 January 1964

Papendrecht

Dutch,American

Capricorn

Harrison FordHarrison Ford

13 July 1942

Chicago, Illinois, U.S

American

Cancer

Jamie Lynn SpearsJamie Lynn Spears

04 April 1991

McComb, Mississippi, United States

American

Aries

http://www.betweentheropes.comRandy Orton

01 April 1980

Knoxville

American

Aries

Keanu ReevesKeanu Reeves

02 September 1964

Beirut, Lebanon

Canadian,American

Virgo

Kate UptonKate Upton

10 June 1992

St. Joseph, Michigan, U.S.

American

Gemini

Andy SambergAndy Samberg

18 August 1978

Berkeley, California, United States

American

Leo

Walt DisneyWalt Disney

05 December 1901

15 December 1966

Chicago

American

Sagittarius

Robin WilliamsRobin Williams

21 July 1951

11 August 2014

Chicago

American

Cancer

Shia LaBeoufShia LaBeouf

11 June 1986

Los Angeles

American

Gemini

Michael Clarke DuncanMichael Clarke Duncan

10 December 1957

03 September 2012

Los Angeles, California, United States

American

Sagittarius

Paul GiamattiPaul Giamatti

06 June 1967

New Haven, Connecticut, United States

American

Gemini

Krysten RitterKrysten Ritter

16 December 1981

Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, United States

American

Sagittarius

Robbie AmellRobbie Amell

21 April 1988

Toronto, Canada

Canadian

Taurus

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson

22 November 1984

New York City

American

Scorpio

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino

27 March 1963

Knoxville

American

Aries

Will SmithWill Smith

25 September 1968

West Philadelphia

American

Libra

Lizzy CaplanLizzy Caplan

30 June 1982

Los Angeles, California, United States

American

Cancer

Richard PryorRichard Pryor

01 December 1940

10 December 2005

Peoria, Illinois, United States

American

Sagittarius

Keira KnightleyKeira Knightley

26 March 1985

Teddington

British

Aries

Aaron Taylor-JohnsonAaron Taylor-Johnson

13 June 1990

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England

British

Gemini

Jennifer AnistonJennifer Aniston

11 February 1969

Sherman Oaks

American

Aquarius

Emma WatsonEmma Watson

15 April 1990

Paris, France

British

Aries

Marilyn MonroeMarilyn Monroe

01 June 1926

05 August 1962

Los Angeles

American

Gemini

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick

26 July 1928

07 March 1999

Manhattan

American

Leo

Elisabeth ShueElisabeth Shue

06 October 1963

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Libra

Steven SpielbergSteven Spielberg

18 December 1946

Cincinnati

American

Sagittarius

James McAvoyJames McAvoy

21 April 1979

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Scottish

Taurus

Aaron PaulAaron Paul

27 August 1979

Emmett, Idaho, United States

American

Virgo

Christian SlaterChristian Slater

18 August 1969

New York City, New York, United States

American

Leo

Brad PittBrad Pitt

18 December 1963

Shawnee

American

Sagittarius

Daniel Day-LewisDaniel Day-Lewis

29 April 1957

Greenwich, United Kingdom

British

Taurus

Jaden Smith Jaden Smith

08 July 1998

Malibu, California, U.S.

American

Cancer

Jim CarreyJim Carrey

17 January 1962

Newmarket

Canadian,American

Capricorn

Elijah WoodElijah Wood

28 January 1981

Cedar Rapids

American

Aquarius

Chris HemsworthChris Hemsworth

11 August 1983

Melbourne, Australia

Australian

Leo

Bradley CooperBradley Cooper

05 January 1975

Abington Township

American

Capricorn

Heath LedgerHeath Ledger

04 April 1979

22 January 2008

Perth

Australian

Aries

Lily CollinsLily Collins

18 March 1989

Guildford, United Kingdom

British

Pisces

January JonesJanuary Jones

05 January 1978

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S.

American

Capricorn

Natalie PortmanNatalie Portman

09 June 1981

Jerusalem

Israeli,American

Gemini

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro

17 August 1943

New York City

American

Leo

Snoop DoggSnoop Dogg

20 October 1971

Long Beach

American

Libra

Maggie GyllenhaalMaggie Gyllenhaal

16 November 1977

Lower East Side, New York City, New York, United States

American

Scorpio

Jake GyllenhaalJake Gyllenhaal

19 December 1980

Los Angeles

American

Sagittarius

Sean ConnerySean Connery

25 August 1930

Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, Scotland

British,Scottish

Virgo

Jared Padalecki Jared Padalecki

19 July 1982

San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

American

Cancer

Vin DieselVin Diesel

18 July 1967

New York City

American

Cancer

Margot RobbieMargot Robbie

02 July 1990

Dalby, Australia

Australian

Cancer

George LucasGeorge Lucas

14 May 1944

Modesto

American

Taurus

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