Paul Franklin Dano took birth on June 19, 1984, in New York. He is a singer, director, musician and an actor by profession. Dano has a younger sibling and both of them hail from Slovak, Austrian, Swedish, and Czech descent. He initially went to Browning School, and when he moved to Connecticut with his family, he attended Wilton High School there. Later for his college education, he again moved to New York and graduated from Eugene Lang College. He started his career by doing plays and made his debut at a very young age of 12 years with John Tillinger. He then featured in the sitcom Smart Guy for one episode and later starred in the movie The Newcomers and L. I. E. in the year 2000 and 2001 respectively. Paul received Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut Performance. He starred opposite Angelina Jolie in movie Talking Lives and in 2005 he grabbed a supporting role in The Ballad of Jack and Rose.

The year 2006 was when he received praise and a great acclamation for his role as a mute teenager in Little Miss Sunshine. After this movie, he played a dual role in There will be blood and this film earned him not only positive reviews but got him nominated for BAFTA Awards in the category of Best Supporting Actor. Paul also got included in the Hot List of the magazine Rolling Stone in 2007. Hs next appearances were in the movies Gigantic opposite Zooey Deschanel, The Good Heart, which was a low-budgeted film, a small role in Knight and Day and also starred in Cowboys and Aliens. He was a voice-over actor in Where the Wild Things Are and in 2012 Paul did three feature movies titled Ruby Sparks, Looper, and Being Flynn. Dano received a nomination for the Golden Globe Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor. He is currently dating actress Zoe Kazan. As far as music is concerned, Dano plays guitar and is the main vocalist in a band called Mook. His last appearance was in the year 2016 in War and Peace, a six-part adaptation.

Patrick Dempsey English Actor

Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey took birth on January 13, 1966, in Lewiston, Maine. He is a race car driver and an actor by profession. Patrick grew up in towns of Buckfield and Turner along with his two sisters. He did his high schooling from Dominic Regional High School and Buckfield High School. Unfortunately, it was discovered that Dempsey was suffering from dyslexia, and it got diagnosed when he was twelve years old. Instead of being bitter about it, he told in an interview that it was this disease that helped him reach where he is now. Patrick caught the eye for the first time when he received an invitation for a stage role in Torch Song Trilogy. The audition was successful, and he got called for touring with the company for four months in Philadelphia. Next, he joined the tour of Brighton Beach Memoirs. His first and foremost important role was in the movie In the Mood at the age of 21. In 1987, he starred in the Meatballs III: Summer Job and Can’t Buy Me Love. Patrick grabbed the lead role in the movie Loverboy and Happy Together. In the year 1990, he featured on many television programs including The Player, About a Boy, and Once& Again. For his role in Once & Again, he got nominated for the Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Guest Actor. He portrayed the role of John F. Kennedy in JFK: Reckless Youth, a television mini-series. Patrick was also a part of a Disney movie, Enchanted and gave his voice in Brother Bear 2. His recent appearance was in movie Valentine’s Day, a romantic comedy and Wonderful Tonight. In 2009, Universal Pictures bought the rights to the novel The Art of Racing in the Rain and Dempsey was all set to star in it, but unfortunately, the movie was not able to get a director. His most notable and appreciated role was in the sitcom Grey’s Anatomy as Dr. Derek Shepherd. Before he got this role, he auditioned for a role in the sitcom House. He featured in all the twelve seasons of the sitcom. Dempsey’s outstanding performance earned him a nomination at the Golden Globe Awards in the category of Best Performance by an actor. He was ranked TV’s Sexiest Man Alive in 2011 by Buddy TV. After the show had ended he told the media that he would like to take a year off and develop. He further made it clear that it would be wonderful if he ever got a chance to become a director. Dempsey was a popular name in the brand world also. He has endorsed brands like Versace, L’Oreal, and features in an Austria-based eyewear brand, Silhouette. In 2008, Dempsey launched his perfume brand named Unscripted and after its success another perfume after his name hit the market. He also has his collections of cars and enjoys racing in his free time and also announced that he would love to compete in the game. He also mentioned in an interview that he could not imagine not racing and added that it kept him motivated. Dempsey’s love for auto racing persuaded him to take part in 24 Hours of Le Mans where he finished in ninth place, Rolex 24 at Daytona sports car race grabbing third place in it and Baja 1000 off-road race and. Currently, he owns Dempsey Racing and had been a co-owner of the Vision Racing IndyCar Series team. Dempsey also owns a coffee company named Global Baristas and in the year 2013, it purchased a Seattle-based coffee company Tully’s Coffee. Global Baristas controls all the 47 branches of Tully’s Coffee. After some legal dispute and issues, Dempsey left all his managerial posts with the Tully’s. Dempsey’s mother died in 1997 because of ovarian cancer, and this compelled him to open a medical center. He then introduced an event from which he was able to collect more than $1 million dollars for the cancer centre.


Paul Giamatti

Paul Giamatti is an American actor. He was born in Connecticut on 6 June 1967 to A. Bartlett Giamatti and Toni Marilyn Giamatti. He is of English, Scottish, Irish, French and Dutch descent. He is the younger brother of actor Marcus Giamatti. He studied at Yale where he got his Master’s Degree in Fine Arts. He was actively involved in theatre during the early days of his career. He appeared on Broadway and some small roles in television and movies like Donnie Brasco (1997). His first major role was in 1997 in the movie adaptation of Private Parts. His performance was lauded by the book’s author Howard Stern. He later played roles in movies like The Truman Show (1998), Saving Private Ryan (1998), The Negotiator (1998), Man on the Moon (1999), Planet of the Apes (2001). He played the antagonist in Big Fat Liar (2002). His career got a major boost with American Splendor (2003) where he was starred in the lead role. He worked in Sideways (2004) which was a big success. In 2005, he appeared in Cinderella Man, for which he received an Oscar nomination for “Best Supporting Actor”. Russell Crowe, his co-actor from the movie, praised him by saying that working with him was one of his best experiences. He appeared in ‘The Illusionist’ (2006), played the lead in ‘Lady in the Water’ (2006) and gave his voice to the animated movie ‘The Ant Bully’ (2006). He starred in the action movie Shoot ‘Em Up (2007) and appeared in The Nanny Diaries (2007) and Fred Claus (2007). He did the title character in the TV mini-series John Adams (2008) for which he won an Emmy Award. He later worked in movies like Iron Clad (2011), 12 Years a Slave (2013), Saving Mr. Banks (2013). He played “The Rhino” in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014). He is a science fiction fan and lives in New York. Another Version of this Bio… Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti, an actor by profession, was born on 6 June 1967, in Brooklyn, New York. His father was a professor at Yale University and mother was a teacher at Hopkins School and had done acting in previous years. His ancestors were of German, English, Irish, Scottish and Dutch origins. Initially, he studied at The Foote School and later at Choate Rosemary Hall and also attended the Yale University where he did theater acts. In 1989, he completed his degree of B.A. in English and later admitted to Yale School of Drama for pursuing Master of Fine Arts. There also he worked in theater for all the three years of his degree. He tied the knot with Elizabeth Cohen and also has a son named Samuel who is taught the values of Judaism religion, the religion from which her mother hails. Giamatti grabbed his first role in 1997 in the movie ‘Private Parts’. He received appreciation for a radio show wherein the anchor was of the view that he should be nominated for a Golden Globe Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor. He then appeared in movies like The Truman Show, The Negotiator, and Saving Private Ryan. He was also a part of a biopic titled Man on the Moon. In 2000, he was able to land a role in movies like Big Momma’s House, Big Fat Liar and Planet of the Apes. Giamatti’s most praised role was in the movie ‘Sideways’, a romantic comedy in which he plays the role of a depressed writer. His performance earned him an Independent Spirit Award and a nomination for Golden Globe Award. After this movie, he again showed his brilliant acting skills in Cinderella Man and was garnered with nominations in Academy Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor, Golden Globe and a win in Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor. Giamatti played the lead role in Lady in the Water and featured in The Illusionist. His first action movie was Shoot ‘Em Up in 2007, and he also did an animated film The Ant Bully. He received his first Emmy Award in 2008 for Outstanding Lead Actor and also a Screen Actors Guild Award in a Movie for his acting in John Adams, a miniseries that premiered on HBO. Then, Giamatti was seen in Barney’s Version, a comedy- drama Win Win, Hangover Part II, Ironclad and The Ides of March. 2012 was the year when he decided to lend his voice to a commercial. He then went back to Yale University and performed the main role in the play Hamlet. After returning, he featured as a supporting actor in movies like 12 Years a Slave, Saving Mr. Banks, Turbo and Parkland and did a brief role in TV series, Downtown Abbey. His recent film roles include The Amazing Spider- Man 2, San Andreas, Love and Mercy and Straight Outta Compton.      

Paul Giamatti English Actor