Birthday: 23-02-1939
Age: 80
Star sign: Pisces

Born adjacent the picturesque shores of Lake Erie in Ohio to a railroad yardmaster Arndt. He and his family moved to Washington after World War II, where he completed his schooling. Little do people know about this veteran actor that besides his evident passion for acting, his electric enthusiasm was channeled towards his position as a soldier when he joined the Army and then served as a Line A Aviator helicopter pilot.

Known for his enthralling roles in Crime Story, Columbo, Picket Fences, Chicago Hope, and Grey's Anatomy, this veteran actor volunteered for the Vietnam War where he flew with the A/501st Aviation Battalion. He was awarded The Army Commendation Medal, two Purple Hearts, and twenty-seven Air Medals and also known as the “Green Weenie” for the wounds he proudly endured in action.

However, he resigned post his return, the repentance yet evident when he was seen quoting that although he found the costumes to be great and no one else had the same props as them, yet his best persona till date was that of a combat helicopter pilot. But this did not stop the actor from pursuing his passion, as he flew in Alaska for three years as a Commercial Bush Pilot. But soon he decided that being a commercial helicopter pilot was an occupation ideal for the young guns; thus he placed his focus on trying to finish off his University degree.

As fate would have it, one director of plays from Seattle shifted into his apartment which Denis had put up for rent. His work enthralled all and soon he landed a place and his career as an actor has escalated since then. Denis has played acclaimed roles including the 2002 film Dead Heat, which co-starred 24 performers including Kiefer Sutherland, Lothaire Bluteau, Al Sapienza and Michael Benyaer.

He has also appeared in Dolphin Tale 2, Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil, Sniper 3, S.W.A.T., Metro, and Basic Instinct along with I Fought The Law, Blast, How To Make An American Quilt, Fire beetle, Supernatural, Boston Legal, 24, The Practice, JAG, Boston Public, C.S.I., The District, Touched by an Angel, Ally McBeal, L.A. Law, Annie McGuire among others.

Arndt shares his passion for his former profession with a unique compilation of War Films known as “Uncle Sam- The Movie Collection." However, despite doing minor roles yet his work has not gone unnoticed in Hollywood.

Denholm Elliott English Actor

Denholm Elliott

Denholm Mitchell Elliott is an English actor, who is known for his works in the film, theater, and television industry. His career spanned over forty years, and he has credit for doing over 120 movies and TV shows. Denholm was born in Ealing, London to Myles Layman Elliott and Nina Mitchell. In his childhood, Denholm lost the top part of the thumb on his right hand because of an accident with a lawnmower. He was first married to Virginia McKenna and then married Susan Robinson. They were married for almost thirty years and together, they have a son and daughter. His son is Mark Elliott and daughter was Jennifer, who ended her life when she was in her thirties. Susan also set up The Denholm Elliott Project in her husband's memory. She also helped with the writing of his biography. Later on, it was found that Denholm is bisexual. Denholm went to Malvern College in Worcestershire for his high school studies, and he then went to Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1939. He did not complete his university studies and dropped out from the Academy. A statue dedicated to him is kept outside the Marshall College. Later, he joined the Royal Air Force during World War 2 and served in the NO. 76 Squadron. He was a trainee sergeant, gunner and radio operator. He was also honored with the post of the Commander of the British Empire in 1988. In 1942, during the war, his plane crashed into the sea, and he was captured and imprisoned in Silesia. His debut movie was Dear Mr. Peacock, and his last film was Noises Off. Denholm has worked with many famous directors like David Lean, James Ivory, Steven Spielberg. His memorable works include King Rat, Defense of the Realm, Maurice, Voyage of the Damned, and many others. In spite of the large number, he is fondly remembered for his work in the movies Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, in which he played the role of Dr. Marcus Brody. He has done many stage performances and has also performed for the Royal Shakespeare Company. He has also performed in various TV shows like Follow the Yellow Brick Road, ‘Thriller’, Brimstone and Treacle, and Blade in the Feather. He took over the role of Michael Aldridge in The Man in Room 17 for one season as Michael was ill. Denholm was nominated for Oscar in the year 1986 for his role in Room With A View. He also received an Academy Award non-denominational for the same movie. In 1980, he received the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor. He became the only actor who received this award for three consecutive years. He received this award for his role in the movies A Private Function, Defense of the Realm and for Trading Places in which he had the role of a kind butler. Denholm passed away in Ibiza, Spain and the cause of his death was AIDS-related Tuberculosis.

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Denis O Hare

Born to a musician mother, Denis had the skills of an artist instilled in him at a tender age which is quite evident from his pursuits. Even when was a teenager Denis contributed actively to his school’s choir. He landed his very first audition in 1974 where he gained a part in the chorus of the play Show Boat. After that his life has been nothing short of a vibrant palate of varied roles. After having studied theater at the School of Communication at the Northwestern University, this Irish actor plunged into the world of acting, his work ranging from plays to TV shows to movies. O'Hare received the Tony Award for the Best Performance for Richard Greenberg’s play “Take Me Out” wherein his character has prolonged monologs which were heavily lauded and reflected as to why he deserved the award. He received the Outstanding Featured Actor Award for the Drama Desk Award because of his Broadway role in the musical Sweet Charity. He received the Musical Tony Award nomination for the Best Performance by a Featured Actor for the Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim’s Assassins. His acknowledged works include 21 Grams, Cabaret, Brothers & Sisters and Saint Maybe. Denis has done guest roles in the show Law & Order as well its contemporary shows like Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.. His film credits include Changeling, Charlie Wilson's War, Edge of Darkness, Milk, Half Nelson, A Mighty Heart, Michael Clayton, Derailed, Garden State, 21 Grams, and The Anniversary Party. , and his TV credits include An Englishman in New York, American Horror Story, Bored to Death, True Blood, The Eagle, The Good Wife, and Murder House to name a few. The fact that he’s mostly playing vile characters hasn’t gone unnoticed by Denis, who quipped, “I probably killed more than 587 people on True Blood,” referring to his character as a vampire Russell Edgington, on HBO’s supernatural sudsier. He came out gay while in High School and is now happily married to Hugo Redwood since July 28, 2011, and the couple have also adopted a son, Declan.

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