Vincent Vaughn aka Vince Vaughn is originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, born March 28, 1970. His mother, Sharon Elleen, is a highly respected stockbroker who once was ranked a top “money manager” by Bloomberg. Vaughn’s father was a salesman for a toy company. Vince has two older sisters, Victoria and Valerie. During high school Vince played three different sports; football, baseball and wrestling, yet still considered himself “unathletic”. At the age of 17 he was opened up to the world of theater and decided he wanted to become an actor. In 1988, Vince made his debut by starring in a Chevy commercial. He went on to appear in a few TV episodes. He appeared in a season if China Beach and in a few Schoolbreak Specials on CBS. His film debut came in the form of the classic movie Rudy where Vaughn played the main bully. During the filming of this movie Vaughn will meet and form a close bond with director Jon Favreau. It was not until 1996 that Vaughn received even wider success when he starred in the movie Swingers with Jon. Vincent would then go on to star in big blockbuster hits like Jurassic Park 2 directed by Steven Spielberg, Return to Paradise with Anne Heche and Joaquin Phoenix and Clay Pigeons. After appearing alongside Ben Stiller in Starsky and Hutch and then Dodgeball he was labelled as being part of the Frat Pack. This is a group of actors including Owen Wilson, Ben Stiller and Jack Black who all have appeared in many movies together. Vaughn appeared in 3 movies in 2005, Thumbsucker, Be Cool, and Mr. and Mrs. Smith. In 2012 it was released that Vince would be writing and producing a reboot of the Brady Bunch TV series. Currently Vaughn is a star on the HBO series True Detective. In 2010 Vaughn and Kyla Weber married. They now have two children, a daughter and a son. Vaughn is an outspoken supporter of Ron Paul and is also a huge Notre Dame fan.

Seth Macfarlane English Actor

Seth Macfarlane

Seth Woodbury MacFarlane is widely regarded as one of the kings of animated comedy.  He is known for his creation of smash-hits such as Family Guy, The Cleveland Show and American Dad.  From a very young age Seth was drawing very detailed sketches of cartoon characters such as Fred Flintstone.  He then moved on to creating short flip books thus solidifying his desire to be an animator.  MacFarlane would grow up and graduate from the Rhode Island School of design in 1995.  Seth MacFarlane got his major start when he submitted The Life of Larry to one of his college professors and the professor in turn submitted it to the animation studio, Hanna-Barbera whom are responsible for animated classics such as Scooby Doo and the Flintstones.  The Life of Larry would go on to be the inspiration for Seth’s monster show Family Guy.  Seth would later be hired at Hanna-Barbera.  During his time with the studio Seth had a hand in the creation of numerous shows such as Dexter’s Laboratory, Cow and Chicken, I Am Weasel and Johnny Bravo.  Voice actors he met during this time would go on to be integral parts in his Family Guy series.  On top of all of this, Seth did some side work for Disney TV animation.  Seth Macfarlane loved his time at Hanna-Barbera but would eventually move on and push forward the Family Guy concept.  MacFarlane actually failed in his first pitch for the series but after similar show King of the Hill garnered success his second pitch was accepted.  Six months later Seth came to the executives at Fox with his first draft of a Pilot episode which was immediately accepted.  Known for its crude jokes and content Family Guy has come under a lot of criticism however it has not stopped this freight train of a success.  Seth does the voice acting of 5 major characters on the show.  It is very common for Seth to provide voice for many characters in his own creations.  After the success of Family Guy, MacFarlane created two other shows that, while not gaining the same amount of fame as Family Guy, still reached high ratings.  Ted and Ted 2 were also 2 films created by Seth in which he “acted” as a toy teddy bear alongside famous actor Mark Wahlberg.  In addition to the Ted series he also produced A Million Ways to Die in the West in which he also acted next to Charlize Theron.  Alongside all of this Seth also sings and actually has a record deal with Universal.  Seth is not currently married or in a relationship and he regards his love life as similar to that of one of his character’s, Brian Griffin.

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Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson was born in Dallas, Texas on November 18th, 1968.  His mother, Laura was a photographer and his father, Robert, was an advertising executive and also the operator of a public TV station.  He has two other brothers, Luke and Andrew Wilson.  Luke has starred in several films and is part of the Frat Pack along with Owen.  Andrew is also an actor but has acted in much lesser known roles.  For schooling, Wilson attended New Mexico Military Institute and also University of Texas at Austin where he wanted to achieve a Bachelor’s of Arts in English.  Wilson made his film debut in Bottle Rocket and then immediately after co-wrote the scripts for Rushmore and The Royal Tenenbaums with Wes Anderson.  Owen received an award for his writing in the Royal Tenenbaums.  Next Wilson starred in the Cable Guy directed by future Frat Pack friend, Ben Stiller.  After playing minor parts for a while he starred in two dramas, Permanent Night and The Minus Man.  Owen’s big break came in the form of being cast in the movie Shanghai Noon alongside Jackie Chan.  He then would go on to star in the famous film, Zoolander alongside Ben Stiller and Will Ferrell.  In 2004 Owen and his brother Luke played the Wright brothers in Around the World in 80 Days starring Jackie Chan.  Again in 2005 the Wilson brothers worked together in the Wendall Baker Story.  Overall Owen Wilson has appeared in 11 films with Ben Stiller; The Night at the Museum series, Meet the Fockers, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Cable Guy, Permanent Midnight and Meet the Parents.  Owen will be starring in the 2015 film, No Escape which will mark his first action movie role since Behind Enemy Lines in 2001.

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Owen Wilson English Actor