Birthday: 01-03-1973
Age: 46
Star sign: Aries

Jack Davenport, his full name being Jack Arthur Davenport, was born on March 1, 1973, in Wimbledon, London, England. Davenport was born to a couple of actors, Nigel Davenport, and Maria Aitken. Though he was born in London, he spent the first seven years of his life living in Ibiza, Spain. When he was at a very early age of seven, his parents got separated, after which he was sent to the Dragon School in Oxford, for his education, keeping him away from the post-divorce effect. To complete his graduation, Jack got enrolled in Cheltenham College, and later joined the British American Drama Academy, to enhance his drama skills.

In spite of having a filmy background, Jack had no aim of pursuing his career in acting. While he was attending the British American Drama Academy, he delivered a performance during the summer. His performance had a great impact on a director from the Welsh National Theatre, who proposed him to work along with him for his dramas. In bits and parts, he played roles in Hamlet, when he was just 18 years of age. There he met Rhys Ifans and became friends.

His initial roles motivated him to continue with the filmy career, and he went off to attend lessons in the University of East Anglia, which got him specifications in Films and English Literature. Jack seemed extremely uninterested in working as an actor, rather he preferred working behind the camera, among the crew. Keeping in mind Jack’s interests, his mother suggested him to ask for work from John Cleese, in his then upcoming film, Fierce Creatures. Instead of hiring him to work behind the cameras, Cleese appointed him to play a role in front of the camera. This had been his first appearance, and soon after this, he auditioned for the role of Miley Stewart in a drama series titled, This Life.

The drama series, This Life, gained him recognition and popularity, and soon he began to feature in several films and television drama listed as The Talented Mr. Ripley, ‘Coupling’, and ‘Ultraviolet’. Adding to the list are the box office hits- Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Dead Man’s Chest, and At World’s End.

Jack had also performed as a vocal artist in films like The Thirty-Nine Steps, A Clockwork Orange, and also in a MasterCard ad film.

He featured in a film titled The Boat That Rocked, and also in an ITV1 drama series known as, The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant, in 2006.

Early in 2011, Jack was entrusted in a musical drama titled ‘Smash’, where he portrayed a musical director.

Jack agreed to the bond of marriage with Michelle Gomez, an actress, in 2000, and the couple delivered a son, Harry, in 2010. Jack also owns a pet dog that belongs to the Dalmatian species, named Adolf.

J. K. Simmons English Actor

J. K. Simmons

Jonathan Kimble was born in 1955 on January 5, in Grosse Pointe ate Michigan in the United States. His parents were Patricia and Donald William Simmons. His Father was a Middle School teacher whereas his mother was an Administrator. During his tenth age, his family shifted to Ohio Worthington. When he was eighteen years old , again they switched over to Missoula where his father became the director of the Music school which was located in the University of Montana. He got his graduation from the University of Montana. In 1978, he came out with the degree in Music and joined the Phi Mu Alpha Sinphonia Music Orientation group. After that he was appointed as the member of the theater of Seattle Repertory Theatre. He started his career in the year 1992 with his first Broadway on the South street of Summons named as Guys and Doll. After that by 1994, he played multiple roles in the satire on the Wagner denoted as Das Barbecue. In the Carousel of the revival, he played the most prominent role along with Grand opera of Houston for which happened in the year 1987 at the Off-Broadway for the Birds of Paradise. Apart from music he also appeared in several television shows which include the roles likes Dr. Emil Skoda which was the role of a Police Psychiatrist. He also took part in further four leads similar to “New York undercover” and the “Law and order.” He also played in the show Rising as the brother of Bruce Chance namely Burt Chance. He also took part in the kids show called “The Adventure of Pete and Pete” which shown in the year 1995. He also appeared in the Parts of Spider man as the editor of the newspaper Daily Bugle. In 2015, he portrayed a familiar role in one of the cinema Kong: Skull Island. Apart from Music and Movie show, he also entered his marks in the Video Games. He also worked for some of the Advertisements like Vote for me. He married Michelle, and they have two Kids Olivia and Joe. He obtained the honor of Golden Globe Awards from Motion Picture for his awesome performance as a best Supporting actor for the year 2015. In 2014, he featured in the major flick Whiplash. Simmons won several awards for his outstanding performance from AACTA awards, Academy Awards, Austin Film Critics and several other associations praised his performance as a best-supporting actor. He also received the best Villain Award from MTV Awards.

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Jack Elam

Jack Elam was a television as well as a film actor from the United States of America. He is best known for acting in villainous roles throughout his film career. He took birth on the 13th of November in the year 1920. The first film in which he worked as an actor was She Shoulda Said No! It involved a girl who worked in chorus singing and got addicted to Marijuana which marked her doom. He appeared mostly in movies which were set up in the west and also ones which included gangster roles. Not only this, but he also appeared on many TV programmes which had a western background. Some of these were Have Gun Will Travel, The Lone Ranger, The Rebel, and The Rifleman. He mostly played negative roles on screen. However, the TV series, The Dakotas gave him the opportunity to play a heroic role. He plays the character of an individual named George Taggart who is initially a gunslinger. Later on in the series, he becomes a United States Marshal. He was also a part of the motion picture Once Upon a Time in the West. Support Your Local Sheriff! was the movie which granted him his first comical role. Soon after, he worked in the film Support Your Local Gunfighter. In both these motion pictures, he worked alongside the talented actor James Garner. Burt Kennedy was the director who gave Jack Elam such different roles for the first time. He was the person who believed that Elam had tremendous potential in comedy genre movies. He went on to give him parts in at least fifteen more Television programmes as well as films. He acted in The Cannonball Run as well as its second part The Cannonball Run II as a doctor named Nicolas Van Helsing. Having worked in the movie called The Aurora Encounter became special for him as he met a young boy of eleven years of age with the name of Michael Hays. He built a special relationship with Michael Hays. Jack Elam’s name got included into the Hall of Great Western Performers belonging to the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. Easy Street was another comical programme of which he was a part. He got the opportunity to work alongside the actor Willie Nelson in the movie Where the Hell’s That Gold? He lost his life on the 20th of October in the year 2003. His last resting place was the city of Ashland in the state of Oregon where he died due to a heart problem.

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