Ryan was born on 10th September 1947 to an average family in New Castle, Delaware. He has an interest in sports and also has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. His Father was a chemist and mother ran a day care centre and had three sisters. He met Resse in 1997 and the got married in June 1999. They then had a daughter and a son in 1999 and 2003. They got divorced in 2008. Later he dated actresses such as Abbie Cornish, Alexis Knapp (whom he has a daughter with), Paulina Slagter and later Sean Prince. Work: Ryan began his acting career after being signed by Cathy Parker Management. He then went on to making some appearances in drama and daily soaps.

He was the first ever actor to play a gay teenager in a daily soap. He also acted in some movies such as Crimson Tide (his debut movie), White Squall. However, he got recognition after his horror film I Know What You Did Last Summer. He then began to work in high profile movies, and his film, The Way of the Gun was even nominated for Oscars. He had a close connection with one of the parts he played in the movie Flags of our Father, because of his Family background. Over a period of 10 years, he has to his credit, a diverse genre of movies from Horror, drama, crime, thrillers, comedy and even action. 2011 onwards he began to focus on his TV career and also direction and production. His directorial debut was Catch Hell.

Along with his partners, he runs a production company called Lucid Films. From 1992-2015, he has been a part of 18 TV shows and,31 movies (beginning from 1995). Ryan has also been in 2 music videos, Every You Every Me and Hey ya. Awards: Ryan has awards to hid credit in various categories such as an Outstanding performance by a cast, Best Actor, Best Ensemble, Best Ensemble Cast, etc. He has been nominated for many awards. His first nomination being a Favourite supporting actor (Horror) for I Know What You Did Last Summer. His most recent Win and nomination being for the Best Actor in The Eric Andre Show.

 

Sam Worthington English Actor

Sam Worthington

His full name is Samuel Henry John Worthington popularly known as ‘Sam.’ Though born to English parents, mother Jeanne J., and father Ronald W. Worthington (power plant employee), yet Sam is an Australian actor as he went to Perth, Western Australia when he was six months, where he and his sister Lucinda were brought up by their mother. He went to John Curtin College of the Arts located in Fremantle where he got specialized in drama but could not be a graduate. He left the college as a college dropout. To give him a chance his father gave him $400 and asked him to prove himself. He was sent to a one-way trip to Cairns in Queensland. To earn a living there, he started working at construction sites and doing all sort of odd jobs in which he could only receive money but not happiness. He kept on moving here and there and finally at the age of 19, he settled in Sydney. There he worked as a bricklayer and simultaneously auditioned for the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) where he got selected on a scholarship basis. His film career began in the year 2000 through the movie ‘Bootmen’ where he played the role of Mitchell Ogden. For four years he continued playing the small supporting roles. In the year 2004, he got his breakthrough by the film ‘Somersault’. He received the American Film Institute Award for being the Best Actor in a lead role for the movie Somersault. In the year 2006, he played the lead role in Australian retelling of the Shakespearean play ‘Macbeth’. He also worked on television series Love my Way and was widely acclaimed for his role as Howard. Now his Internation film career started with the movie The Great Raid in the year 2005 and in 2007 he starred as Neil in the Australian creature film ‘Rogue’, which received appreciable views from the critics and audience. Rotten Tomatoes gave the movie 100% fresh rating. Sam Worthington has done marvelous works in some of the above named pictures. Sam plays the role of Cyborg Marcus Wright in the picture Terminator Salvation in the year 2009. He assists humans in it. Just after this film, came James Cameron’s next film ‘Avatar’ in which Sam played the role of Jake Sully. The film turned out to be the highest grosser, earning around US$2.7 billion at the box office. When he first went to give the audition of the movie, he wasn't told about the character and all, so he got annoyed and went away. The directors called him back. They might have seen some spark in him and his real life character of not allowing anyone to bully him suited the movie character, Jake Sully. Hence, he was finalized for the film. This film made him the new superstar of the industry. Back to back he worked in thrilling movies and gave his voice to the protagonist characters in various video games like Call of Duty: Black Ops, featured in commercials for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, etc. His name went as one of the entries in the 2011 edition of Who's Who in Australia. He acted in the sequel of Clash of the Titans in the year 2012, named Wrath of the Titans. He performed in movies ranging from low budget to high budget, from romantic comedy drama to action and science fiction. He also worked for the scripts of few films. Before Avatar, he was not that financially stable. To buy a car, he had to dissolve all his possessions and was left with only $2000. But after Avatar, he earned money and finally found a place to live. He was first in a three-year relationship with Maeve Dermody but broke up with her in the year 2008 then was with Natalie Mark for three years, but their love couldn't live for long. Finally, on 28 December 2014, Sam married her fellow model who was an Australian, Lara Bingle. This couple has a son named Rocket Zot. He won many awards for his films, major being the FCCA Award, IF Award, Teen Choice Award for Terminator Salvation, Saturn Award for Best Actor for Avatar, and the list was endless. He also went through a tough time after his marriage as he was arrested under the charges of some assault in New York. Even his wife was suspected to be guilty but after a lot of struggle, on 8th May the case got dismissed.

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George Lucas

George, born on May 14 1944, grew up in Modesto, California. His parents were Dorthy Ellinore Lucas and George Walton Lucas Sr. In his early days, he was highly interested in cars and car racing. However, it declined after an accident. George was also fascinated by 8mm and 16mm cameras and began capturing images and video. He also watched some movies from different backgrounds and genres and developed great interest in it. He married Monica in 1969, and they adopted a daughter, Amanda. Soon they got divorced and as a single parent, he adopted two more children. After Monica, he got into a relationship with Linda Ronstadt and Mellody Hobson, whom he later married. They have a daughter Everest Hobson Lucas. Work: Ever since a young age, George had developed interest in pure cinema, cinematography, and abstract films. He prefers being called a filmmaker instead of a director. He interned with Warner Bros and then began his company; Lucasfilms Ltd. He directed his first movie under this banner; American Graffiti. Next was Star Wars, which was a gross hit. His first two films were enough for him to gain worldwide recognition. Over the next two decades, he wrote and produced some works for TV, media and movies. Some of his successful works include; Indiana Jones, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, Kagemusha, Body Heat, Labyrinth and much more. A part of the computer division of Lucasfilms Ltd. Helped co-found Pixar. In 2012, he declared retirement from blockbusters but continued working on smaller ones. George then sold his company to Disney. Awards: He has been nominated and won some awards in various cateh=gories that include; Best Director, Best Writer, Best Sci-fi fiction, Worst Director, etc. His 1st nomination was like the Best Director for American Graffiti, and the most recent one was for Best Writing for Star Wars 3.

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George Lucas English Actor