Celebrity Birthdays of note for the week of
August 12, 2013 – August 18, 2013
August 12 – Maggie Lawson
Maggie Lawson (August 12, 1980) American actress best known for her role as Juliet O’Hara (Jules) in the TV show Psych. She has also starred in the sitcoms Inside Schwartz, It’s All Relative, and Crumbs.
August 12 – Casey Affleck
Casey Affleck (August 12, 1975) American actor and film director movies include Good Will Hunting, Ocean’s Eleven, Chasing Amy, Gone Baby Gone, and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.
August 13 – Debi Mazar
Debi Mazar (August 13, 1964) American actress best known for her Jersey Girl-type roles and for her recurring role as press agent Shauna Roberts on the HBO series Entourage.
August 14 – Mila Kunis
Mila Kunis (August 14, 1983) American actress movies include Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Max Payne, The Book of Eli, Friends with Benefits, Ted, Oz the Great and Powerful, and Black Swan.
August 14 – Halle Berry
Halle Berry (August 14, 1966) American actress won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her performance in Monster’s Ball. Berry is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood.
August 14 – Catherine Bell
Catherine Bell (August 14, 1968) British-American actress known for her role of Lieutenant Colonel Sarah MacKenzie of the television show JAG. Bell currently stars in the Lifetime Television series Army Wives.
August 15 – Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence (August 15, 1990) Actress won the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, Satellite Award and the Indepedent Spirit Award for Best Actress for Silver Linings Playbook.
August 15 – Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck (August 15, 1972 American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter has won two Academy Awards for Good Will Hunting (1997) and Argo (2012).
August 15 – Debra Messing
Debra Messing (August 15, 1968) Actress best known for her television roles in Will & Grace, The Starter Wife and Smash. Movies include Along Came Polly, The Wedding Date
and Nothing Like the Holidays.
August 15 – Emily Kinney
Emily Kinney (August 15, 1985) American actress best known for her role as Beth Greene in the AMC television series The Walking Dead.
August 16 – Madonna
Madonna (August 16, 1958) American singer-songwriter has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as the best-selling female recording artist of all time by Guinness World Records.
August 16 – Steve Carrell
Steve Carell (August 16, 1962) Actor and comedian whose movies include The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Dan in Real Life, Get Smart, Date Night, and Crazy, Stupid Love.
August 16 – Angela Bassett
Angela Bassett (August 16, 1958) Multi-award winning actress movies include Notorious, Akeelah and the Bee, Mr & Mrs Smith, This Means War, Meet the Robinsons, Green Lantern, and Olympus Has Fallen.
August 16 – Kathie Lee Gifford
Kathie Lee Gifford (August 16, 1953) American television host and actress best known for her 15-year run (1985–2000) on the talk show Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee, which
she co-hosted with Regis Philbin.
August 17 – Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro (August 17, 1943) is considered by many to be one of the greatest actors of all time. De Niro has been nominated for seven Academy Awards winning twice for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor.
August 17 – Donnie Wahlberg
Donnie Wahlberg (August 17, 1969) Actor is currently starring in the critically acclaimed drama series Blue Bloods. Movies include the Saw films, The Sixth Sense, Dreamcatcher, and Righteous Kill.
August 17 – Helen McCrory
Helen McCrory (August 17, 1968) British actress portrayed Narcissa Malfoy in the final three Harry Potter films. In 2011, she starred in Martin Scorsese’s Hugo and most recently in the James Bond film, Skyfall.
August 18 – Maia Mitchell
Maia Mitchell (August 18, 1993) Australian actress currently co-stars in the ABC Family drama, The Fosters. Maia also co-starred with Ross Lynch in the Disney Channel
original film Teen Beach Movie.
August 18 – Robert Redford
Robert Redford (August 18, 1936) American actor, film director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival. Redford has recieved two Academy Awards.
August 18 – Madeleine Stowe
Madeleine Stowe (August 18, 1958) American actress movies include Revenge, Stakeout, Unlawful Entry, The Last of the Mohicans, Blink, China Moon, 12 Monkeys, The General’s Daughter, and We Were Soldiers.