Birthday: 11-05-1952
Age: 67
Star sign: Gemini
Frances Fisher is a versatile and well-known American actress. She was born on May 11, 1952 as Frances Louise Fisher in Milford on Sea, Hampshire, England to Olga Rosine and William Irving Fisher. Before the actress turns 15, she used to travel and moved around due to his father’s job. They went to places like Brazil, Canada, Columbia, England, Italy, France and Turkey. At 15, her mother died and she shouldered the responsibilities in raising her younger brother. She finished high school at Lutcherstark High School in Texas where she acted in theatre productions. Later, the actress works as a secretary.

Frances started her career as a theatre artist. She shifted to New York where she successively relished her 14 years on stage in local and off Broadway productions. She went to Actors Studio and studied with the American actor, director and acting teacher, Lee Strasberg. She was just a young woman when she moved to Abingdon, Virginia and started her acting career in one of the longest running repertory theatre in Virginia, the Barter Theatre. In the next 10 years, the actress focused on acting in New York theatre and some local theatres around the East Coast. Frances acted in Finishing the Picture, the last play of Arthur Miller which was produced by Chicago’s Goodman Theatre. She was also seen in Anton Chekhov’s last play, The Cherry Orchard.

Frances received accolade by bagging the role of Detective Deborah Saxon in the mystery soap opera, The Edge of Night under the production of Procter & Gamble. Subsequently, she was cast as Suzette Saxon in the Guiding Light on CBS. When Frances leaves the daytime TV, she made a guest appearance as Savannah on ABC sitcom, Roseanne. She was also part of the comedy show, Newhart and in television legal drama, Matlock. She was also seen in the television series, In the Heat of the Night.

As she was about to bag the role of Jill Taylor in the television sitcom, Home Improvement which stars Tim Allen, she was replaced because she and Tim Allen does not have chemistry together and the studio audience felt that Frances was very serious in delivering her lines. In year 1991, she essayed the role of Lucille Ball in the television show, Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter. The show received positive reviews. She was also starred on Fox’ television series, Strange Luck from 1994 to 1995. Frances was also featured in The Audrey Hepburn Story which stars Jennifer Love Hewitt. She bagged the role of Baroness Ella Van Heemstra, the mother of Audrey Hepburn in year 2000. In the same year, she acted as Janet Lee Bouvier in the television film, Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis.

She donned recurring roles in the television sitcom, Becker where she played the role of Dr. Elizabeth Carson on CBS and as Juanita Titus in the dark comedy sitcom, Titus on Fox. Frances also played as Mitzi Dolan in the mystery-based series, Glory Days on The WB Television Network. In 2003, she played as Brit Hanley in the television series, The Lyon’s Den; the series was cancelled after airing one season. She also made an episodic in the very popular medical drama series, ER in the episode entitled, Just As I Am. Frances plays as Janet in To Love and Die in 2008. She also made an appearance in a recurring role of Eva Thorne in the television series, Eureka. She made a guest appearance in shows like Grey’s anatomy, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Castle, The shield and more. This year, Frances starred in the fantasy drama series, Resurrection which is based on Jason Mott’s book, The Returned.

Frances made her film debut in the 1982 comedy film, ‘Can She Bake a Cherry Pie?’. Later, she played the role of Yolanda in the biographical film, Patty Hearst in 1988. In the 1989 action comedy film, Pink Cadillac, Frances acted as Dinah which starred Clint Eastwood and she subsequently had a 6-year relationship with Clint and had a daughter named, Francesca Eastwood. She played the role of Rochelle Bossetti in the comedy drama film, Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael which stars Winona Ryder in 1990.

Frances Fisher acted as Strawberry Alice in the box-office American Western film, Unforgiven which was starred, produced and directed by Clint Eastwood. Later, she started acting in independent and major films. She gained more fame when she bagged the role of Ruth DeWitt Bukater, the mother of Kate Winslet in the gigantic and box-office hit film, Titanic in year 1997. She also made an appearance in the 1999 mystery film, True Crime. She was also starred as Connie Walsh in another award winning film, House of Sand and Fog in 2003. Frances did several films in the coming years like Laws of Attraction in 2004, The Kingdom and In the Valley of Elah in 2006, Jolene and The Host. This year, she donned films like The Potters, You’re Not You and in the upcoming drama film, The Woman in Gold.

Frances got married to Billy Mack Hamilton from 1970 to 1972. And in early 90’s, she had a relationship with Clint Eastwood.
Sofia Vergara English Actress

Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara is a gorgeous Columbian model, host, producer, comedian and actress. She was born as Sofia Margarita Vergara Vergara on July 10, 1972 at Barranquilla, Atlantico, Columbia. Her mother is Margarita Vergara Davila de Vergara and Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo. She was called as La Toti in her family. Sofia is a devoted Catholic and studied at Marymount School Barranquilla. She got married to her childhood sweetheart, Joe Gonzalez when she was just 18-years old and had a son named, Manolo. They got divorced in year 1993. She also went to a University in Columbia and took pre-dentistry. Various opportunities came her way to work as a model and actress and Sofia decided to pursue her career in show business. She stopped studying and went to Miami with her son, mother and sister.She was spotted by a photographer while she was walking at a beach in Columbia and later, she received many offers on modeling and television. She was hesitant to do her first television commercial until her school gave their permission to accept the offer. So she first appeared in a Pepsi commercial when she was 17 years old that was extensively broadcast around Latin America.When she was 20-years old, she moved to Bogotá in Columbia to work as a ramp model and TV actress. She is also Fernando Fiore’s co-host in the travel show, Fuera de serie from which she visited unusual places worldwide. The series was aired on the Spanish language, Univisión and she became a star in Latin America. She was given more exposures since the series was also aired in United States through the Univisión channels there. Sofia also hosted another show from the same channel entitled, A que no te atreves or I Dare You. She usually work for Univisión since she in under an exclusive contract with the network.She made a guest appearance in the opening of HBO’s Entourage Season 4. She also modeled for various posters and calendars from 1998 to 2002. When her contract in Univisión expires, she got an offer in United States to do some roles in ABC network. She appeared as Lola Hernandez in the ABC sitcom, Hot Properties along with Gail O’Grady and Nicole Sullivan. The show was usually compared to Sex and the City and Designing Women. In 2007, she bagged the role of Esperanza Villalobos in another ABC’s comedy series, The Knights of Prosperity. She was starred in the sitcom, Modern Family from 2009 up to the present. Her character as a Columbian mother, Gloria Delgado-Pritchett gained her a nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series at the Primetime Emmy Award from 2010 to 2013.In 2007, Sofia played as Alicia Oviedo in Amas de Casa Desesperadas, the Columbian version of the very popular American series, Desperate Housewives. Alicia’s character is the counterpart of Mary Alice Young (played by Brenda Strong) in Desperate Housewives. She was also part of the prime time drama series, Dirty Sexy Money from which she played as Sofia Montoya, the love interest of Jeremy Darling (played by Seth Gabel). The actress also guested in the Mexican telenovela, Fuego en la sangre. In year 2008, she took the 62nd place in the ‘Hot 100’ list on Maxim’s magazine. She essayed the role of Mama Morton in the musical play, Chicago. In 2011, the filming of the popular comedy film, ‘The Three Stooges: The Movie’ was ended, where she donned the role of Lydia Harter, a nasty woman who attempted to manipulate the Three Stooges into murdering her own husband so she can get all his money. Sofia supported his son, Manolo on his YouTube’s Vida Con Toty in April 2012.She became the highest-earning woman in the television industry after gaining $19-Million for 12-months in year 2012. Sofia was also named as one of the ’50 Most Beautiful People’ in People’s magazine and was known as one of the most powerful Latin Women in Hollywood, based on Billboard and Hollywood Reporter. She has done advertisements for various brands like CoverGirl, State Farm, Diet Pepsi and Comcast’s Xfinity. She signed contracts for Diet Pepsi, Synthroid and Rooms To Go in year 2013.The actress survived with Thyroid Cancer in year 2000. In 2012, she got engaged to Nick Loeb but the supposed wedding was cancelled on May 23, 2014. In July 2014, Sofia was reportedly dating Joe Manganiello of True Blood.

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Marg Helgenberger

Marg Helgenberger is an actress. She was born as Mary Marg Helgenberger on November 16, 1958 at Fremont, Nebraska. Her mother is Mary Kay and her father is Hugh Helgenberger. She was brought up in North Bend in Nebraska where she attended North Bend Central High School, from where she also graduated. The actress came from an Irish and German lineage and grew up as a Roman Catholic. She played French Horn instrument during her high school. When she attended college, she wanted to become a nurse just like her mother but she studied at Kerney State College (University of Nebraska at Kearney) then she studied at Northwestern University, a school of speech located at Evanston, Illinois and took a degree in speech and drama.Marg started her career as a weather person on ABC’s affiliated station, KHGI-TV in Nebraska while studying college. Her name was changed to Margi McCarty by the producer of the show. She also worked on her father’s business as a deboner. She developed her passion for acting after doing the role of Blanche Dubois in the play, A Streetcar Named Desire. She was spotted by a talent scout while acting in the campus production’s of Taming of the Shrew by Shakespeare. Shortly after she finished college, Marg acted on her very first professional role as Siobhan Ryan Novak on ABC’s Ryan’s Hope. She left the show in year 1986.She made a guest appearance in an episode of the mystery series, Spenser: For Hire and later acted in the legal drama series, Matlock. Marg also made an appearance on ABC’s Thirtysomething. In 1987, she became a regular as Natalie Thayer in the comedy-drama series, Shell Game. She played as a prostitute in the dramatic series, China Beach from year 1988 – 1991. Her role as Karen Charlene ‘K.C.’ Koloski earned her an Emmy Award in 1990.She made her film debut in the horror anthology film, After Midnight in 1989, where she played the role of Alex, an employee of an all-night telephone messaging service. Afterwards, she essayed the role of Rachel in the romantic drama film, Always under the direction of Steven Spielberg. In 1994, she played as Margarette, opposite with Pepper Lewis (played by Woody Harrelson) in the comedy film, The Cowboy Way. In 1995, she donned a small role as Captain Alison Sinclair in the action comedy film, Bad Boys. In the same year, the actress also acted as a molecular biologist in the sci-fi thriller film, Species and reprised her role as Dr. Laura Baker in 1998’s Species II.She was also seen in the television films, In Sickness and in Health and Not on the Frontline. She also donned a role in I’ll Be Waiting and later acted as a novelist in the 1993 miniseries, The Tommyknockers. The brilliant actress made a recurring role opposite with George Clooney in the medical drama series, ER. She also played as a sex-starved widow in Gold Coast. She was starred in the 1997 action film, Fire Down Below as Sarah Kellogg. In 1998, Marg played as a mad sibling in the miniseries, Thanks of a Grateful Nation. She was featured as Jennifer Powell in the 1999 made for TV, Happy Face Murders.She made a guest appearance on NBC’s Frasier in the Valentine’s Day episode in year 2000. Marg gained her fame and popularity after bagging the role of Catherine Willows, CSI Assistant Supervisor in the crime drama series, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Her portrayal as the main lead gained her Emmy Awards and Golden Globe nominations. She also won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, together with the rest of the CSI casts. To make her role more convincing, the actress went to the Clark County Coroner’s office to know more about the role she will portray. Marg also acted with her husband, Alan Rosenberg after making a guest appearance on the Season 5 of the show in the episode, Weeping Willows and Season 7’s Leaving Las Vegas.While doing the CSI, she also bagged the role of Donna Jensen in the biographical film, Erin Brockovich in 2000, which stars Julia Roberts. Later, she played as Patsy Ramsey in the television series, Perfect Murder, Perfect Town. In 2004, Marg acted as Ann Foreman, the wife of Dan Foreman (played by Dennis Quaid) and the mother of Alex Foreman (played by Scarlett Johansson) in the comedy film, In Good Company. In year 2006, the actress’ hometown in North Bend, Nebraska renamed its name on which she spent her childhood. It was later called as Helgenberger Avenue. In 2007, she essayed the role of Emma Brooks opposite with Mr. Earl Brooks (played by Kevin Costner) in the psychological thriller film, Mr. Brooks. She was also selected to be the endorser of the advertising campaign, ‘Got Milk?’ In 2009, she was ranked as the third primetime’s top earning women with an approximate earnings of $9.5-Million, next to the popular model, Tyra Banks and actress, Katherine Heigl. She received her Hollywood Walk of Fame in year 2012. Marg also voiced the character of Hera in the 2009 direct-to-DVD animated film, Wonder Woman. After William Petersen left the CSI series, she became one of the highest paid actress in the media franchise of CSI. She was paid a total of $375,000 each episode which rank the same with David Caruso. She appeared on the first 12 episodes of CSI’s 12th season and left the show on January 2012 to return to the stage. Recently, she was featured in the cyber-themed action series, Intelligence. Marg also returned to CSI’s 300th episode as Catherine.She got married to Alan Rosenberg in 1989. The two met while filming Ryan’s Hope and Alan made a guest appearance at that time. They have a son named, Hugh Howard Rosenberg. They got divorce in February 2010.

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