Luke Eberl

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Luke Eberl (born 29 March 1986) is an American actor and director best known for his role as Birn in the 2001 film Planet of the Apes and for his film Choose Connor. In 2008, Eberl was described by MovieMaker Magazine as one of the “10 Young Americans to Watch”.

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n 2008 his directorial feature film debut, the political drama Choose Connor, starring Steven Weber, Alex Linz, Escher Holloway, John Rubinstein, April Grace, and Richard Riehle, toured to film festivals worldwide including CineVegas, Woodstock Film Festival, Rome International Film Festival, Method Fest, Newport Beach Film Festival, Omaha Film Festival, Seattle Film Festival, NewFilmmakers NY and LA, as well as the Philadelphia International Film Festival, where Choose Connor won the Jury Prize for Best American Independent. It was then released theatrically and on DVD by Strand Releasing to rave reviews from major publications including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, and Variety.

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His next feature film, Fault Line premiered at NewFilmmakers LA starring Kris Lemche, Caitlyn Folley, Dov Tiefenbach, Chris Marquette, John Robinson, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jon Foster, and Erick Avari screening also at the International Film Series. In 2011 Eberl directed the music video for Grammy-nominated band Shiny Toy Guns -Together Again.

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Eberl co-wrote and is now directing The Movie, the story of a young man living in Los Angeles starring Edgar Morais, Olivia Thirlby, Steven Weber, Richard Riehle, Kris Lemche and Pia Mechler. His film acting credits include a lead role in Tim Burton’s Planet of the Apes, with Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth, Helena Bonham Carter; Phantoms, with Ben Affleck and Peter O’Toole; and Lost In the Pershing Point Hotel, with John Ritter; A Painted House based on John Grisham’s book, with Scott Glenn, Robert Sean Leonard, and Melinda Dillon, directed by Alfonso Arau; and in Clint Eastwood’s Academy-award winning Letters From Iwo Jima with Ken Watanabe; and most recently Sprawl with Michael Madsen.

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He won the award for “Best Actor in a Short Film” at the prestigious Method Fest for his performance in Aaron Himelstein’s Sugar Mountain. Luke has also had guest starring roles on many television series

Julia Stiles

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Julia Stiles (born March 28, 1981) is an American actress. After beginning her career in small parts in a New York City theatre troupe, she has moved on to leading roles in plays by writers as diverse as William Shakespeare and David Mamet. juliastiles3 Her film career has included both commercial and critical successes, ranging from teen romantic comedies such as 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) to dark art house pictures such as The Business of Strangers (2001). juliastilesio2   She is also known for playing the supporting character Nicky Parsons in the Bourne film series and the leading role in Save the Last Dance, and for her role in Mona Lisa Smile. juliastilesio-217x300 She guest starred as Lumen Pierce in the fifth season of the Showtime series Dexter, a role that earned her Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations.

Jack Swagger

jackswagger3 Jack Swagger (born March 24, 1982) is an American professional wrestler signed to WWE, where he performs under the ring name Jack Swagger. Hager attended the University of Oklahoma as a two sport athlete, participating in both football and wrestling. He switched to wrestling full-time in his sophomore year, and in 2006, set the record for most pins in a season with 30 as an All-American. Following a try-out, Hager signed a WWE contract in mid-2006. Jack_Swagger_wins_MITB He made his debut for the WWE developmental territory Deep South Wrestling in September, and was moved to the Ohio Valley Wrestling territory in January 2007. A few months later, Hager debuted for Florida Championship Wrestling, where he was the final FCW Southern Heavyweight Champion and the inaugural FCW Florida Heavyweight Champion. 200px-Jack_Swagger_Chicago_IL_011909In late 2008, he debuted for the ECW brand under the name Jack Swagger, and in January 2009, he won his first world championship, the ECW Championship after defeating Matt Hardy. In March 2010, while a member of the Raw brand, he won the Money in the Bank Ladder match at WrestleMania XXVI and cashed it in later that week on SmackDown, where he defeated Chris Jericho to win the World Heavyweight Championship. In January 2012, he won the United States Championship after defeating Zack Ryder. jackswagger4 On the February 1, 2013 episode of SmackDown, Swagger returned, and demanded that SmackDown General Manager Booker T put him in the Elimination Chamber match atElimination Chamber. Later on that night, Swagger made his in-ring return by defeating Kofi Kingston. On the February 11 episode of Raw, Swagger debuted a new manager, Zeb Colter, who strongly advocated anti-immigrant beliefs; Swagger’s character was influenced by Colter to display similar traits. jackswagger2 That same episode, Swagger defeated Zack Ryder to qualify for the Elimination Chamber match to determine the number one contender for the World Heavyweight Championship, which he won after last eliminating Randy Orton.
That same episode, Swagger defeated Zack Ryder to qualify for the Elimination Chamber match to determine the number one contender for the World Heavyweight Championship, which he won after last eliminating Randy Orton.

Andreas Johnson

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Andreas Johnson (born Jon Erik Andreas Johnson on 22 March 1970 in Bjärred, Sweden) is a Swedish pop/rock singer-songwriter and musician.

Deadly Happy, his third solo album, was released in 2002. The next album, Mr Johnson, Your Room Is On Fire, was released in 2005 on Warner Music. Johnson participated in Melodifestivalen 2006, the Swedish song selection contest for the Eurovision Song Contest, and finished in third place in the final round.

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On 24 February 2007, Johnson participated in Melodifestivalen 2007 with the song “A Little Bit of Love”, which was announced as a finalist in the contest. On 10 March 2007, the song placed second in Melodifestivalen 2007, losing to “The Worrying Kind” performed by The Ark.

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On 16 February 2008, Johnson took part in the 2nd semifinal of Melodifestivalen 2008, accompanied by Carola Häggkvist who previously won Melodifestivalen in 1983, 1991 and 2006. The duo managed to get to the ‘second chance’, but lost there against Nordman.

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Johnson participated again in Melodifestivalen 2010 with the song “We Can Work It Out” and placed sixth in the final. He will take part of the contest again in Melodifestivalen 2012, where he is scheduled to play on the third semi-final.

Suraj Sharma

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Suraj Sharma at the Internet Movie Database Suraj Sharma (born 21 March 1993) is an Indian actor from New Delhi, who made his debut with the title role in the 2012 film Life of Pi. Directed by Ang Lee, Life of Pi was adapted from the novel of the same name. Life of Pi Movie surajsharma3 Suraj Sharma was born in New Delhi. He has completed schooling from Sardar Patel Vidyalaya, where he was described as a popular student. Before the role, he had no acting experience. He auditioned only because he was there with his younger brother, Sriharsh Sharma , who requested he attend. He was one of the 3,000 actors to audition for the role of Piscine Molitor Patel (Pi). Sharma went through several rounds of auditions before winning the part. suraj Director Ang Lee has stated that he selected Sharma primarily based on his expressive eyes and innocent appearance. According to him, Sharma had not only the emotion, but also the “look” of Pi. His “medium complexion” and “average build” were deemed perfect for the role. Suraj_Sharma_2012 Since filming Life of Pi, Sharma has returned to studying philosophy at St. Stephen’s College, Delhi of Delhi University, and intends to continue working in filmmaking in some capacity. The movie has received critical acclaim and positive reviews for Sharma’s performance.  

Winta Efrem Negassi

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Winta Efrem Negassi (born 20 March 1984) is a Norwegian R&B and soul musician from Haugerud, Oslo. She grew up in Oslo, Norway.  Both of her parents fled Eritrea after heightened civil strife erupted there and forced them to become refugees. Winta has been interested in music since she was a child.

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Winta’s debut album was released May 2004. From 2002-2004 she made three music videos for the singles “Emotions”, “Hot Romance (Rok With You)” and “I Want U”, all directed by Norwegian video director Ray Kay. Her 2004 hit single “Hot Romance (Rok With You)” was written by Taio Cruz.

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Friday 9 September 2011 Winta released her first album (“My Life”) in seven years. The album included the singles “Top of the World”, “Nails on a Chalkboard”, “My Life”, “Heart On Fire (Merry-Go-Round)”, “Amazes Me”, “Just For Tonight”, “Storm In Paradise” and “No Last Regrets”.
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  • “Nails on a Chalkboard” (daWorks, 2010)
  • “My Life” (daWorks, 2011)
  • “Heart On Fire (Merry-Go-Round)” (daWorks, 2011)
  • “Amazes Me” (daWorks, 2011)
  • «Just For Tonight» (daWorks, 2011)
  • «Storm In Paradiset» (daWorks, 2012)
  • «No Last Regrets» (daWorks, 2012)

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AJ Lee

220px-AJ-Lee-T4 AJ‘s profile on WWE.com  AJ Lee (born March 19, 1987)  is an American professional wrestler. She is signed to WWE, where she goes by the ring name AJ Lee. She served as the General Manager of Raw from 23 July 2012 to 22 October 2012, where she resigned.  AJ_Steals_the_Show Mendez enrolled in a wrestling school in March 2007, where she trained for six months before her first official match.  In the following years, she performed for several Northeast-based independent promotions including Women Superstars Uncensored (WSU) as Miss April. In WSU, she was part of the AC Express alongside Brooke Carter and the duo held the WSU Tag Team Championship once. 800px-AJ_roll-up In May 2009, she signed a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), and was assigned to Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW), WWE’s developmental promotion, using the ring name AJ Lee. In FCW, she was Queen of FCWand FCW Divas Champion, and was the first person to have held both titles. In 2010, she was part of the third season of NXT, having dropped her last name. She became part of WWE’s SmackDown brand in May 2011, forming a tag team with Kaitlyn known as The Chickbusters.  364px-AJ_Lee A self-professed nerd and tomboy,  WWE adapted Mendez’s comics and video game fandom to her on-screen character, endorsing her as different from the typical women in the WWE and promoting her as the “Geek Goddess”.  In 2012, she was named the “Diva of the Year” as part of that year’s Slammy Awards.

Sharman Joshi

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Sharman Joshi (born 28 April 1979) is an Indian film and theatre actor. He has worked on various stage productions in English, Hindi, Marathi and Gujarati languages. However, he is mostly known for his work in Hindi films.

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He made his acting debut in Godmother (1999). He made his debut as a co-lead actor in the Hindi film Style (2001), this was followed by supporting roles in hit films like, Rang De Basanti (2006), Golmaal (2006), Life in a… Metro (2007) and 3 Idiots (2009), his next hit film as a lead was Ferrari Ki Sawaari (2012), which got him critical acclaim.

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He made his film debut in the 1999 art film, Godmother.
This was followed by Style (2001), produced by N Chandra. Style was followed with a sequel called Xcuse Me (2003), and other comedies like Shaadi No. 1 (2005).

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In 2006 he starred in Rang De Basanti. Later that year he starred in the comedy film Golmaal. In 2007 he appeared in the films Life in a Metro, Dhol and Raqeeb. The following year saw him as the character Shyam in Hello, the film adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s novel One Night the Call Center. Joshi also played the male lead in the film Sorry Bhai! in 2008 and one of the three characters in the 2009 film, 3 Idiots, which was based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel Five Point Someone.

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In year 2009 he also hosted a game show at Real T.V. called PokerFace: Dil Sachcha Chehra Jhootha, which was based on a British game show called PokerFace. He is noted for his free & naturalistic style of acting. His performances are praised as being uninhibited & extremely heartfelt.

Adrianne Leon

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Adrianne Leon (born March 15, 1987) is an American singer-songwriter, chef, personal fitness trainer, model and actress. She is the co-founder and lead vocalist of the rock band Caught Crimson. Leon began writing songs for the Emmy award-winning soap opera General Hospital. Leon went on to have a role as the punk rock teen Brook Lynn Ashton, which earned her an Daytime Emmy nomination and a Soap Opera Digest Award, but left the ABC soap for the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless, as Colleen Carlton.

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After her dismissal from CBS soap opera, she admitted in an interview with Soap Opera Weekly that she had not been able to do her music with Caught Crimson as heavily as she had planned and would then place her focus on music.

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In May 2004, Leon was cast as the feisty and rebellious teen Brook Lynn Ashton on the soap opera General Hospital. Leon portrayed Brooke Lynn as a talented punk rock singer and songwriter who constantly fights against her mother Lois Cerullo’s pressure to become a rock star. Leon was named “Outstanding Performer of the Week” of September 13, 2004 by Soap Opera Weekly for her performance as the rebellious young Quartermaine. The role earned her a win for a Soap Opera Digest Award for “Outstanding Female Newcomer” as well as a Daytime Emmy Award nomination for “Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series” later in 2005.

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She also guest starred on the ABC prime time sitcom Hot Properties as the young music VJ Courtney alongside Harry Hamlin as his much younger fiancee. In early 2006, Leon took over the role of Colleen Carlton on The Young and the Restless. However, due to her massive weight gain, she was released from her contract in June 2007.

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Leon has been linked to Country Music Star Chris Young.
She returned as her character Brook Lynn Ashton on General Hospital on May 21, 2010.

In April 2011 her character on General Hospital was sent on tour/ left the show.

Alia Bhatt

aliabhatt3 Alia Bhatt (born 15 March 1993) is an Indian actress and model who appears in Bollywood films. Born into a family where her parents,Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan, and elder sister Pooja Bhatt were actors and filmmakers, Bhatt made her acting debut at the age of 19 with Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year (2012), which was a moderate box-office commercial success. aliabhatt Bhatt’s first movie role was as a child artist when with Sangharsh (1999), starring Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta where she played the younger Zinta. In 2012, Bhatt made her debut in Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year along with Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan. aliabhatt2 Her performance were appreciated with film critic Taran Adarsh from Bollywood Hungama stating, “Alia’s role is reminiscent of Kareena Kapoor in Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham . Stylish, classy, born with a silver spoon, she’s someone who loves to flaunt not just her clothes and bags, but also her riches. Extremely photogenic , Alia makes a super-confident debut. In fact, all three, Siddharth, Varun and Alia, are here to stay!”. film critic Rajeev Masand from CNN-IBN wrote, “Alia Bhatt is cute as the clueless Shanaya, if a little raw”.  film critic Komal Nahta commented, ” Alia Bhatt ends up with a very dumb-blonde role who has to do standard ramp poses for the camera but she performs ably”. alia-bhatt4 Raedita Tandan from Filmfare wrote, “Among the performances, Sidharth, Varun and Alia do their best not to seem like newcomers and they emerge triumphant. And Alia definitely has what it takes to be a star. The three make confident debuts”.  film critic Anupama Chopra form Hindustan Times commented, “The leading lady, Shanaya, played by Alia Bhatt, carries Hermes bags. She’s like Poo from Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham but without the killer attitude.