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Today's Birthdays - 7/27/11 (Maya Rudolph, Roger Guenveur Smith and Ryan Michelle Bathe)

Shadow and Act By Cynthia Reid | Shadow and Act July 27, 2011 at 6:30AM

Maya Rudolph welcomes 39. The Florida native has been a regular on Saturday Night Live since 2000. Her other appearances include Chicago Hope, As Good As It Gets, City of Angels, Grown Ups, Cubed, MacGruber and Bridesmaids. She'll be a regular on the upcoming NBC comedy show Friends With Kids.
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Maya Rudolph welcomes 39. The Florida native has been a regular on Saturday Night Live since 2000. Her other appearances include Chicago Hope, As Good As It Gets, City of Angels, Grown Ups, Cubed, MacGruber and Bridesmaids. She'll be a regular on the upcoming NBC comedy show Friends With Kids.

California native Roger Guenveur Smith says "hello" to 52 today. His impressive credit list includes School Daze, Do The Right Thing, King of New York, A Different World, Deep Cover, Malcolm X, Get On The Bus, Summer of Sam, City of Angels, Hamlet, K Street, Third Watch, American Gangster, Moozlum, Better Mus Come, Salvation Road, Page 36, Cornerstore, In The Hive, Joy Road and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Roger also wrote and starred in the successful one-man stage show A Huey P. Newton Story. His next studio film hitting the big screen is the John Singleton directed Abduction.

Ryan Michelle Bathe welcomes 35. A native of St. Louis, her film and tv appearances include Half & Half , Brother To Brother, Boston Legal, Brothers & Sisters, Girlfriends, Medium, Celeste Bright, Bones and Trauma. Currently, you can see her on Retired at 35, a TvLand comedy show.

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