Rosamund Pike was born on January 27, 1979 in London, England. Her screen debut was in the TV film A Rather English Marriage. She appeared in a number of UK TV series, including Wives and Daughters, before starring as Miranda Frost in the Bond film Die Another Day. She had roles in the indie films Promised Land, The Libertine and Pride & Prejudice. She portrayed a scientist in the action flick Doom and a successful lawyer in the thriller Fracture. Pike appeared in the spy spoof Johnny English Reborn and the action film Jack Reacher. She was Queen Andromeda in the sci-fi epic Wrath of the Titans, and played a missing woman in the psychological thriller Gone Girl. She received critical acclaim for her roles in the biographical drama A United Kingdom and the western Hostiles. Her upcoming role is in The Informer.
Mel Gibson was born January 3, 1956 in Peekskill, New York. His family moved to Australia, where he performed at the National Institute of Dramatic Arts. After a few TV appearances, Mel was chosen to star in Mad Max (and sequels), which made him known worldwide. He made his American debut in The Bounty, and starred in what would become his signature series, Lethal Weapon. His most famous role was as Sir William Wallace in Braveheart, for which he won two Oscars. He made such box office hits as The Patriot, Ransom and Payback. He directed and produced The Passion of the Christ, a biblical drama that was both financially successful and highly controversial. Mel received critical notice for directing the action-adventure film Apocalypto. He won two Academy Awards for directing the World War II drama Hacksaw Ridge. Mel currently stars in Boss Level.
PLAY THE TRIVIA GAME
1. The idea for Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw emerged during the filming of what movie?
2. Isabela Moner, who plays Dora in Dora and the Lost City of Gold, had previously starred as Dora’s friend Kate in which TV show?
3. Including The Angry Birds Movie 2, how many films has Sony Animation produced?
4. When was the first Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark book published?
DID YOU KNOW...
Milo Ventimiglia (The Art Of Racing In The Rain) made his screen debut on The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air in 1995.
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This month in 1973, American Graffiti was released. It featured numerous well-known actors of today, including Richard Dreyfuss, Harrison Ford, Suzanne Somers and Ron Howard.
1. The Fate of the Furious 2. Dora and Friends: Into the City! 3. 19 4. October 14, 1981