Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger was born on July 30, 1947 in Thal, Styria, Austria. He came to America determined to succeed, and dominated the sport of competitive bodybuilding, winning numerous titles. Pumping Iron covered the 1975 Mr Olympia contest. His role as Conan the Barbarian was a smash hit worldwide. He starred as an unstoppable, ruthless predator in The Terminator. Other roles were in Predator, the tongue-in-cheek comedy Twins, Total Recall and Kindergarten Cop. He starred in Terminator 2: Judgment Day, True Lies, and Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines. After a stint as Governor of California, he returned to acting in The Expendables 2 and 3, and Terminator Genisys. His current role is in Terminator: Dark Fate.
Annette Carol Bening was born on May 29, 1958 in Topeka, Kansas. She graduated from San Francisco State University, and began her acting career with the American Conservatory Theatre. She eventually moved to New York where she acted on the stage, and got roles in a few TV movies. Bening made her film debut in The Great Outdoors and co-starred in Valmont. Her breakout role was in The Grifters. She portrayed Bugsy Siegel’s fiery actress moll in Bugsy. She played the female lead in The American President, and starred as a real estate agent in American Beauty. She starred in the comedy-drama 20th Century Women and in Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool. She has recently starred as Supreme Intelligence and Wendy Lawson in Captain Marvel. She currently stars as Sen. Dianne Feinstein in The Report.
PLAY THE TRIVIA GAME
1. Terminator: Dark Fate releases this month, on what anniversary of the original Terminator film?
2. Frozen II was teased as “Floatzen 2” in which 2016 Disney animated film?
3. What year did the original Charlie’s Angels TV show begin airing?
4. Counting A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood, in how many films has Tom Hanks portrayed an actual person?
DID YOU KNOW...
Christian Bale (Ford V Ferrari) first appeared on screen in the 1986 TV miniseries Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna.
DID YOU KNOW...
This month in 1975, One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest debuted in theaters. It featured Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher, and went on to win 5 Academy Awards.
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