People

Profiles for individual celebrities.

Billy Eichner (September 18, 1978) is an American comedian, actor, writer, and television personality. Eichner is the host, executive producer, and creator of Billy on the Street (2011 – present). Billy on the Street is a Funny or Die comedy game show where Billy Eichner quizzes pedestrians on pop-culture references.

Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor (10 July 1977) is an English actor. He attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Three months into his course, Ejiofor got his big break and was cast by Steven Spielberg to play a supporting role in the film Amistad (1997).

James Earl Jones (January 17, 1931) is an American actor. He has been acting for over 60 years, widely known for his role on Great White Hope, Clean Slate, the voice of Darth Vader in Star Wars (1977, 1980, 1983), and the voice of Mufasa in the Lion King. Jones will play Mufasa again in the 2019 rendition of the Disney film alongside Beyoncé and Donald Glover.

Claire Foy (16 April 1984) is an English actress. She’s well known for playing Queen Elizabeth II in the Netflix series The Crown (2016-present). Foy has received critical acclaim and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, and was nominated for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.

John William Ferrell (July 16, 1967) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer. He was first recognized for his role on Saturday Night Live from 1995 to 2002, although he was discovered by SNL for his role in the comedy troupe The Groundlings. Ferrell’s also well known for his roles in comedy films such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) with Paul Rudd, Christina Applegate, Steve Carell, David Keochner, and Fred Willard; Talladega Nights (2006); Step Brothers (2008) with John C.

Steve Carell (August 16, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, producer, writer and director. He’s widely known for his role as Michael Scott on The Office which ran from 2005 to 2013. Carell also produced, wrote and directed certain episodes.

Christina Applegate (November 25, 1971) is an American actress and dancer. Applegate began her acting career as Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married with Children (1987–1997). She’s known for her roles in Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead (1991), The Big Hit (1998), Prince Charming (2001), The Sweetest Thing (2002), Grand Theft Parsons (2003), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) with Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), Farce of the Penguins (2007), Hall Pass (2011) with Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis, Vacation (2015) and Bad Moms (2016) with Mila Kunis.

Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (16 February 1990) aka The Weeknd, is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He has three studio albums released, Kiss Land (2013), Beauty Behind the Madness (2015), and Starboy (2016). The Weeknd started his career by posting songs to YouTube.

Melissa Ann McCarthy (August 26, 1970) is an American actress, comedian, writer, fashion designer, and producer. McCarthy gained national recognition for her role as Sookie St. James on the popular television series Gilmore Girls (2000–2007).

Rebel Melanie Elizabeth Wilson (born Melanie Elizabeth Bownds March 2nd, 1980) is an Australian actress, writer, and producer. Wilson got her break in film when she was cast as Brynn in Bridesmaids (2011) and then later, as Fat Amy in Pitch Perfect 1, 2 & 3 (2012, 2015, 2017). Her role as Fat Amy earned her several award nominations and wins including the MTV Best Breakthrough Performance Award and a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress.