Sarah Clarke at the Internet Movie Database Sarah Clarke (born February 16, 1972) is an American actress, best known for her role as Nina Myers on 24, and also for her roles as Renée Dwyer, Bella Swan’s mother, in the 2008 film Twilight Erin McGuire on the short-lived TV show, Trust Me, as well as CIA Agent Lena Smith, in the USA Network show Covert Affairs. Clarke began her acting career with an appearance in a 1999 award-winning commercial for Volkswagen. She followed this with a role in the 2000 short film Pas de deux and received an Outstanding Performance award at the Brooklyn Film Festival. Clarke’s career soon blossomed with minor roles, including films All About George in 2000 and The Accident in 2001, as well as television shows such as Ed and Sex and the City. In 2001, Clarke auditioned for the role of CTU agent Nina Myers on 24. She won the role on the day that filming began. The wardrobe department didn’t have time to fit her, so she had to wear her own outfit for the entire season of filming. In her three seasons with the show, Clarke was featured in a total of 36 episodes. Clarke won a Golden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Drama Series for this role. Clarke also lent her voice to 24: The Game, as her 24 character, Nina Myers. She has guest-starred on House and Life. She played Renée Dwyer, Bella Swan’s mother, in Twilight. She accepted a leading role on new TNT series entitled Trust Me, opposite Eric McCormack and Thomas Cavanagh. The series premiered on January 26, 2009 to positive reviews, though it was cancelled after one season due to declining ratings. In 2010, Clarke reprised her role as Renée Dwyer in Eclipse, the third movie in the Twilight series.
Ayako Hamadal (浜田 文子 Hamada Ayako?) (born February 14, 1981) is a Japanese-Mexican female professional wrestler, who is currently wrestling most notably for Pro Wrestling Wave in Japan and Shimmer Women Athletes in the United States. She is best known for winning several notable titles in Japanese women’s pro wrestling, including both the WWWA World Championship and AAAW Single Championship in the early 2000s, while also working from 2009 to 2010 for the American promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, where she was a two–time TNA Knockouts Tag Team Champion. She is a second generation wrestler, as her father is Gran Hamada. Her older sister Xóchitl Hamada is also a professional wrestler. On January 9, 2010, Hamada made her debut for Jersey All Pro Wrestling’s Women’s Division in a match, where she defeated Rachel Summerlyn. Later in the night she challenged Sara Del Rey to a match for the Women’s Championship and Del Rey agreed to face her at any time and anywhere. In December 2011, Hamada took part in American promotion Chikara’s JoshiMania weekend, teaming with Cherry to defeat Mayumi Ozaki and Mio Shirai in her night one match on December 2. The following day, Hamada was defeated by Aja Kong in the main event. On the third and final night of the tour, Hamada was defeated in another main event, this time by Sara Del Rey.
Tiffany Thornton (born February 14, 1986) is an American actress, comedian and singer-songwriter best known for her co-starring role as Tawni Hart on the Disney Channel Original Series, Sonny with a Chance and So Random!. Thornton was born in College Station, Texas. She made her television acting debut in the pilot episode of the Fox sitcom Quintuplets. She then went on to appear in 8 Simple Rules, American Dreams, The O.C., Desperate Housewives, That’s So Raven, Jericho, Wizards of Waverly Place and Hannah Montana. In 2009, she began her role as Tawni Hart on the Disney Channel Original Series, Sonny with a Chance and then went on to play a part in the Disney Channel Original Movie Hatching Pete. Sonny With a Chance ended on January 2, 2011 and was replaced by So Random!, which premiered on June 5, 2011, with Thornton in a starring role.
Jennifer Lindsay Stone (born February 12, 1993) is an American actress best known for playing Harper Finkle on the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place, the main character of Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars, and playing Abby Hanover in “Mean Girls 2”
Stone’s break came when she was cast as Martha in New Line Cinema’s Secondhand Lions. She received a Young Artist Award nomination for her role in Secondhand Lions as well as a nomination for her 2005 guest appearance on House, M.D.
She guest appeared on Line of Fire and Without a Trace. In February 2007, she joined the main cast of Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place as Harper. She has made YouTube videos with Wizards co-stars Selena Gomez and David Henrie, and created her own YouTube channel.
In 2009, she had a voice role in the Disney Channel Original Movie Dadnapped. She also lent her voice to Phineas and Ferb as the voice of Amanda, Candace’s daughter in the future in 2 episodes. In 2010, she played the main character in the film Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars. In 2011, she was in the film Mean Girls 2 playing Abby Hanover.
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Banachek (born 30 November 1960 as Steven Shaw) is a mentalist. He has written books on mentalism and has invented various magic and mentalism effects, including the Penn & Teller bullet catch and the original “buried alive”stunt. He is the Director of the James Randi Educational Foundation (JREF) Million Dollar Challenge. Born in England and raised in South Africa and Australia, Banachek has been performing since his arrival in the United States in 1976. Banachek is often sought out by top entertainers and magic TV shows around the world as a consultant. His clients include Penn & Teller, David Blaine, Lance Burton, James Randi and Criss Angel. During the early-1980s Project Alpha hoax, Banachek fooled scientists at Washington University into believing that his supposed psychic abilities were genuine. With James Randi, he took part in an investigation of alleged faith healer Peter Popoff’s activities, which ultimately exposed Popoff’s false claims. Banachek has appeared on several television programs, including CNN Live, Mindfreak and Unscrewed with Martin Sargent. During Nightline’s Beyond Belief program, reporter JuJu Chang described him as a “crusader”. In 2008, Banachek toured as part of the stage show Hoodwinked with Bob Arno, Todd Robbins and Richard Turner. On July 12, 2009, Banachek conducted a preliminary test of Connie Sonne’s dowsing ability for the JREF Million Dollar Challenge that was witnessed by hundreds in person and hundreds more via live webcast
Rucha Hasabnis(born on 8 February 1988) is an Indian actress who frequently appears on Indian television shows. She plays the lead role in Star Plus’s serial Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. Hasabnis’s first acting assignment was in the Marathi serial char chaughi, taking the role of Devika. She is currently the lead in Star Plus serial Saath Nibhaana Saathiya as Rashi. The role won her the Favourite Naya Sadasyaa award in the 2011 Star Parivaar awards. Rucha is also currently engaged to Vishal singh(co star in saathiya) and they have even started living together.
Jens Martin Lekman ( born 6 February 1981) is a Swedish musician. His music is guitar-based pop with heavy use of samples and strings, with lyrics that are often witty, romantic, and melancholic. The English lyrics reflect an advanced knowledge of the language and its idioms. His work is heavily influenced by that of Jonathan Richman and Belle & Sebastian, and he has been likened to Stephin Merritt (of The Magnetic Fields), David Byrne, and Scott Walker.
His first album When I Said I Wanted to Be Your Dog was released in 2004, and consisted of recordings made between 2000 and 2004 (some tracks had been previously released independently by Lekman). The album attracted attention among the alternative music press in both Europe and the U.S. The song “You Are the Light” was a successful radio hit, and a video received some rotation in the Nordic MTV and ZTV. In Sweden, the album reached #6 on the national chart. Lekman was nominated for three Swedish Grammies, three P3 Guld and three Manifest awards, and the album was named the album of the year by NÃ¶jesguiden.
A concert film shot from Lekman’s sold-out show with JosÃ© GonzÃ¡lez at GÃ¶teborg’s concert hall in December 2003 was broadcast by Swedish national television in 2005. In June 2005, a compilation CD of Lekman’s first three EPs (plus extra tracks) was released as Oh You’re So Silent Jens. Lekman’s cover of Scout Niblett’s “Your Beat Kicks Back Like Death” appeared on Secretly Canadian’s SC100 compilation.
Night Falls Over Kortedala was released in Sweden on 5 September 2007 and worldwide on 9 October 2007. The single “Friday Night at the Drive-in Bingo” preceded the album’s release.
In 2010, Lekman released a free song entitled “The End of the World is Bigger Than Love” online. This was his first release in three years.
On 19 March 2011, Lekman played a show in support of libraries during the widespread closures in the United Kingdom where he premiered a new song, “Every Little Hair Knows Your Name”
Lekman’s An Argument With Myself EP was released in September 2011 to generally favorable reviews. This was followed up by I Know What Love Isn’t in September 2012, Lekman’s first full-length album since 2007, also receiving favorable reviews.
Jeremy Robert Myron Sumpter (born February 5, 1989) is an American actor. His prominent roles include the title role in the 2003 live action film Peter Pan and the recurring role of J. D. McCoy in the NBC television series Friday Night Lights (2008–2010). He most recently co-starred alongside AnnaSophia Robb and Helen Hunt in Soul Surfer. In the fall of 2004 he starred in the TV series Clubhouse as a boy who gets his dream job of working at a batboy for a New York City major league baseball team. The series was canceled by CBS after five episodes; all 11 episodes made have since been broadcast on cable/satellite channels. He then starred in Cyber Seduction: His Secret Life, a Lifetime Channel movie about a popular teenager whose life is ruined by an addiction to internet pornography. Sumpter spent the summer of 2005 in Oregon filming the teen comedy The Sasquatch Gang (a.k.a. The Sasquatch Dumpling Gang), released in November 2006. He had a small role in the film An American Crime, which played on Showtime in 2008 before going to DVD. He appeared in an episode of CSI: Miami as the boyfriend of a girl whose parents are murdered. He completed filming roles in the coming-of-age comedy Calvin Marshall, the family comedy You’re So Cupid, Soul Surfer and Death And Cremation. Sumpter has been co-hosting The YOBI Show, an online reality contest show, with Danielle Ryan.
Joshua HarterÂ (born February 4, 1982)is an AmericanÂ professional wrestler, better known by his ring nameÂ Chris Sabin. He is currently working forÂ Total Nonstop Action WrestlingÂ (TNA).
After being trained byÂ Scott D’Amore, Sabin debuted in 2000 forÂ Border City Wrestling, and quickly began competing for numerous other independent promotions.
In 2003, Sabin joined TNA, and quickly won theÂ TNA X Division Championship, which he later unified with theÂ WWA International Cruiserweight Championship. In 2004, he also wrestled forÂ Ring of Honor. In 2005, Sabin wrestled in the UK atInternational ShowdownÂ for The Wrestling Channel’s first year anniversary at a sold out Coventry Skydome.
Throughout the next few years, Sabin competed mainly in TNA’s X Division, until formingÂ The Motor City Machine GunsÂ withÂ Alex ShelleyÂ in mid-2007.
Throughout his career, Sabin has held numerous championships, and was the last WWA International Cruiserweight Champion. He has also held titles in Border City Wrestling and Maryland Championship Wrestling. In Pro Wrestling Zero1-Max, he held theÂ ZERO-1 MAX International Lightweight Tag Team Championship, and in TNA he is a formerÂ four-timeÂ X Division Champion. In 2007, Sabin won theÂ All Japan Pro Wrestling Junior League Tournament, and also won the TNA Super X Cup inÂ 2003. He was a member of the winning team in theÂ TNA X Cup TournamentsÂ inÂ 2004, andÂ 2006.
Rachelle Lefevre ( born February 1, 1979) is a Canadian actress. She has starred in the television series Big Wolf on Campus and had recurring roles in What About Brian, Boston Legal, and Swingtown. She played the vampire Victoria Sutherland in the first two films of the Twilight saga, before being replaced by Bryce Dallas Howard due to scheduling conflicts. She starred in the ABC medical drama Off the Map and has joined the cast of the CBS series, A Gifted Man. Lefevre played the renegade vampire Victoria Sutherland in the film Twilight (2008), based on the novel of the same name by Stephenie Meyer. Lefevre wrote an impassioned letter to the director, explaining her desire to work with the filmmaker. Lefevre described the essence of her character as “pure evil, pure instinct, pure malice, and very feline”. After reading that the author used the word “feline” to describe her character’s agility, Lefevre watched lion attacks on YouTube to separate the movements of her character from those of normal people. She also took trapeze classes in preparation for the wire work in the film. Lefevre spent hours working on the costumes for her character, and described herself as “obsessed” with vampires after reading Bram Stoker’s Dracula at the age of 14. Lefevre appeared in the pilot episode of the ABC television drama The Deep End on 21 January 2010. She starred on the television drama Off the Map as Dr. Ryan Clark, a young doctor working in a South American medical clinic. Developed by Grey’s Anatomy-creator Shonda Rhimes, the series was filmed in Hawaii, debuted on 12 January 2011 and ran for 13 episodes before being canceled. Lefevre was the voice of the 31st annual Genie Awards in March 2011, along with host William Shatner. She was also cast in the NBC pilot, The Crossing, a drama set during the American Civil War. Lefevre plays Anna, a widow who begins an affair with a soldier. Lefevre joined the cast of the CBS TV drama, A Gifted Man, playing a doctor. The series stars Patrick Wilson and Jennifer Ehle.