By Cynthia Reid | Shadow and Act August 11, 2011 at 5:49AM
South Carolina native Viola Davis welcomes 46 today. Her controversial film The Help is currently playing at theaters. Additional film and tv credits include The Pentagon Wars, City of Angels, Law & Order, Antwone Fisher, Solaris, Century City, Syriana, Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story, Without A Trace, Nights in Rodanthe, Madea Goes to Jail, Eat Pray Love, United States of Tara, State of Play and more. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and Steel Town are upcoming films she'll appear in.
Actor Duane Martin also turns 46. The Brooklyn native has appeared in White Men Can't Jump, The Inkwell, Above the Rim, Roc, Living Single, Scream 2, Any Given Sunday, One on One, All of Us, Rita Rocks and The Paul Reiser Show. He also wrote and co-starred in The Seat Filler alongside Kelly Rowland and DeRay Davis.
New York native Miguel Nunez Jr. says "hello" to 47 today. His long list of film and tv credits include Trapper John, M.D., Jumpin' Jack Flash, Amen, Harlem Nights, Tour of Duty, Rhythm & Blues, Martin, Living Single, Babylon 5, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Life, The Hughleys, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, Juwanna Mann, Joey, Black Dynamite, Trapped: Haitian Nights and more.