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Today's Birthdays - 5/12/11 (Ving Rhames, Kim Fields, Malcolm David Kelley and Vanessa Willliams)

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  • May 12, 2011 9:33 AM
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Actor Ving Rhames will be 52. The Harlem native has starred or co-starred in dozens of film and/or tv productions. Some of the more well-known projects would be Native Son, Another World, Spenser For Hire, Miami Vice, The Equalizer, The People Under The Stairs, Pulp Fiction, Drop Squad, Mission Impossible, Baby Boy, Holiday Heart, Piranha and Kojak.
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Today's Birthdays - 5/09/11 (Lorena Gale and Sean Nelson)

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • May 9, 2011 4:15 AM
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Canadian actress Lorena Gale would have turned 53 today. Her long list of film and tv appearances include The Butterfly Effect, Smallville, Traitor, God Bless The Child, 21 Jump Street, Camp Candy, The Commish, The X-Files, P.T. Barnum, The Chronicles of Riddick, Things We Lost In The Fire and Battlestar Galactica where she starred as "Priestess Elosha" for four seasons. Her play, Angélique, the story of executed slave Marie-Joseph Angelique, was the winner of the 1995 duMaurier National Playwriting Competition in Canada.
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Today's Birthdays - 5/06/11 (Lynn Whitfield and Gabourey Sidibe)

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  • May 6, 2011 5:44 AM
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Actress Lynn Whitfield say's hello to 58 today. The Louisiana native is probably best known for her role as Josephine Baker in The Josephine Baker Story. Her list of film and tv credits include For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf, Hill Street Blues, Cagney & Lacey, The Fall Guy, The Women Of Brewster Place, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Eve's Bayou, Boston Public, Madea's Family Reunion, Head of State and The Cheetah Girls. Her next appearance will be in the upcoming 50 Cent film Things Fall Apart.
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Today's Birthdays - 5/03/11 (James Brown, Dule Hill and Ron Canada)

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  • May 3, 2011 9:30 AM
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As Tambay stated earlier...the King of Soul James Brown would have turned 78 today. Although singing was his forte, he did appear in The Blues Brothers, Doctor Detroit, Miami Vice and Rocky IV. You can hear his music on various soundtracks including Black Caesar, Eye of the Tiger, Good Morning Vietnam, How To Be A Player, Doctor Dolittle, Everybody Hates Chris, Spider Man 3 and more.
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Today's Birthdays - 5/02/11 (Dwayne Johnson, Gaius Charles and Roscoe Lee Browne)

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  • May 2, 2011 6:23 AM
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson welcomes 39 today. In addition to his birth, the California native is probably celebrating the blockbuster performance his film Fast Five did this weekend breaking box-office records. His list of successful films include The Scorpion King, Walking Tall, Gridiron Gang, Tooth Fairy and Be Cool. Upcoming productions include Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, Arabian Nights co-starring Anthony Hopkins and the Charlie Pride biopic that you can learn more about HERE.
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