Francesco Daniele Quinn was an Italian actor who made his appearance in both Television and Films. He was born in Rome, Italy on March 22, 1963. He is the son of the admired Italian actor Anthony Quinn. He is famous for his role of ‘Rhah’ in the movie ‘Platoon’ released in 1986. Oliver Stone sat in the director’s chair for the film, and it won him an Academy Award. His father was also a legendary actor who married lolanda Addolori, who is a prominent costume designer. The Quinn family has Mexican, Irish and Italian ancestry. Francesco Quinn was married to Julie McCann, and they had twin children. They split later due to some reasons.

The Quinn family, the father, and son have done some remarkable movies; both together and singles. The father and son duo has appeared in films like ‘A Star for Two’ and ‘Old Man and the Sea’, which was a mini-series.

He did movies of almost all genres like Thriller, Horror, Historical and others. His notable characters include Vampire Vlad Tepes in 2003 thriller ‘Vlad’ and also the Warrior named Thane Le Mal in the short film named ‘Gnostic.’ He played the role of Latina Captain Salamanca in the mini-series ‘Into the West’ directed by Steven Spielberg, released on 2005. He also played the lead in TNT’s Rough Riders, which aired on TV in 1997. He played Marcus Vinicius in mini-series ‘Quo-Vadis?’ aired in 1985. His most loved movie was ‘Platoon’ released in 1985, directed by Oliver Stone. It starred actors like Charlie Sheen, William Dafoe, and others. Many say that this movie paved a way for people like Johnny Depp, Forest Whittaker and other starters who soon became most loved artists of the industry.

He was a prominent face on TV and during the span of 1999-2001, he appeared in the soap opera ‘Young and Restless’ for which he won the nomination for the ALMA awards. He appeared in several roles in TV shows like JAG (1995), 24, Criminal Minds, CSI: Miami, Alias, Miami Vice, Good vs. Evil, Soldier of Fortune, The Handler, The Shield and others which have a big amount of viewers around the world. He has also contributed to video games as lead characters, one of which is Command and Conquer: Tiberian Sun released in 1999.

His last appearance was in the movie ‘ Park’, a comedy-Drama which won audience award in 2007 at CineVegas, later in the film ‘Muertas’ which also starred America Ferrera. He appeared in Tonto Woman, which was nominated for Academy Awards and was an adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s short story.

He was fluent in languages like English, Italian, French, and Spanish. He has an avid interest in sports and is well versed in sports like Road Cycling, Mountain Biking, Free Diving, Wind Surfing, Skiing, Motor Cross and others. He is the spokesperson for Motorcycle Industry Council and Honda. To add to his specialties, he was a contestant in Celebrity Bull Riding Challenge but went through disqualification due to health reasons.

He died on August 5, 2011, in Malibu, California, the USA due to a cardiac arrest while having a run with his son Max. He has ten surviving siblings.

Jaleel White English Actor

Jaleel White

Born in Culver City, California, Jaleel White is an American television and film actor, producer and screenwriter. He did his schooling from South Pasadena High School and further graduated from UCLA in the year 2001. At the age of three, he began performing in television commercials (one of the most remembered one is of Jell-O pudding pops opposite Bill Crosby). His first television role was in “The Jefferson’s” in the year 1984 and further, he tried out for the role of Rudy Huxtable in “The Cosby Show”. Then, he was featured as the son of Flip Wilson and Gladys Knight on the CBS show, “Charlie and Company”. However, it was canceled eventually in May 1986 because of low ratings. During the 1980s, he also appeared in limited sections of, “One to Grow On”. In September 1990, he was showcased in the television movie, “Camp Cucamonga”, opposite Jennifer Aniston, Sherman Hemsley, and Brian Robbins. In the year 1989, Jaleel White starred as Steve Urkel in the television sitcom, “Family Matters” and even though his character was supposed to be a mere guest appearance, it’s immediate success among the viewers eventually made White a fellow cast member. By the time the series extracted its full potential out of the storyline, White himself had got tired of playing the character of, “Steve Urkel”. After “Family Matters”, White starred in “Grown Ups”, a UPN series from the year 1999 to 2000. He has done voice job for an animated movie called, “Quest for Camelot.” In the year 2009, he initiated to appear on the web series named, “Road to Altar”, where his character was called Simon. In 2010, he appeared in another web series called, “Fake It Till You Make It,” of which he was also the producer and the writer. In the year 2011, he guest starred in the television series, “House”, as a well-connected prisoner who frequently helps the lead character to sneak in illegal imports into the jail. Jaleel White has also been a contestant in the 14th season of “Dancing with the Stars”. He has one daughter named, Samaya, who was birthed from an earlier romantic affiliation.

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Kevin Dunn

Kevin Dunn was born on 24 August 1956 in Chicago, U.S. He is an actor by profession and has been in the industry since 1986. He has been a part of various ventures as a supporting actor. His father is John Dunn, who is a musician and a poet and his mother, Margaret who is a nurse. He belonged to a Catholic family and received his education from Illinois Wesleyan University from where he graduated and received his doctorate. His sister Nora Dunn is also an actress and has been in the industry for a long time. Kevin is an outstanding actor when it comes to playing small supporting roles in movies and TV series. He was a part of “Samantha, Who?” it was an ABC production which lasted for two years where Kevin played the role of Howard Newly. The show was a vice president who encounters a hit and runs case and develops amnesia from it, the show revolves around her life where she finally goes to live with her parents. Kevin was a part of the 1998 Godzilla movie where he plays as Col. Hicks and is about a fail nuclear test over a lizard which years later becomes a giant creature and attacks Japan, the footprints, skin, and other samples were collected for testing. The people come to know about this giant mutant who by then enter the New York City and destroys any life forms it encounters on its way. The movie received the mixed response at the box office and grossed a total of $390 million and based on the novel by Toho. He was also a part of the Ghostbusters 2 as Milton Angland, which released in 1989. Kevin was in the Transformers series where he played Ron Witwicky’s father in the Dark of the Moon and Age of Extinction; he will also in the 5th installment of the series which will release in the summers of 2017. Kevin’s other work included the Beach Boys, Lost, Law and Order, Prison Break, Mad Love, etc. in 2000; he was in Bette where he portrayed as Bette’s husband for the eleven episodes of the first season. Kevin is married to Katina Alexander since 1986 and also has a child with her. The couple is happily married and has been together for all the ups and downs of the life. Kevin is an inspiring actor and his work in the industry is valuable.

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Kevin Dunn English Actor