Top Hollywood Celebrities Who Were Born in May

1. Dwayne Johnson


Image Born on 2nd May 1972 in California, Dwayne Johnson is apparently the citizen of United States as well as Canada. He did his graduation at the University of Miami. He is a very prominent actor, producer of films, and a wrestler too. He got into acting in movies right from the year 1999 and is active now also. As far as wrestling is concerned, he was active from 1995 until 2004, and from 2011 until 2013.  Dwayne got married to Gany Darcia in the year 1997, and the couple got the divorce in the year 2007. Dwayne is a successful actor in the Hollywood film industry. He is a very popular wrestler as well, and this label is a huge name for him. He has a commendable fan base for his acting as well as wrestling. He ...

2. Christina Hendricks


Image Christina Rene Hendricks is an American actress. She was born on 3rd May 1975 in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. She is well recognized for her role in "Mad Men" as Joan Holloway, for which she nominated for six Emmy Awards. Her mother, Jackie Sue, was a psychologist. Her family moved because her father, Robert, worked for the U.S Forest service living in Fairfax, Portland and Twin Falls. She has both U.S and U.K nationality through her father. She began appearing on television, landing a recurring role in "Beggars and Choosers". She has also appeared on "ER", "Firefly", "Cold Case" and "Without a Trace", but she received her breakthrough role i...

3. Henry Cavill


Image Henry Cavill, a Britisher, was born in Jersey on 5th May, 1983. Henry Cavill is one among five sons to his parents. He performed in ‘Count of Monte Cristo’, His role in television series ‘The Inspector Lynley Mysteries’ won him reputation. Before entering the limelight of Hollywood, he did few other Television Shows.   Also Henry Cavill was into a men’s campaign. He rose to stardom with Superman role. In the much acclaimed spy-thriller ‘The Man from U.N.C.L.E.’, he did role alongside an American actor named Armie Hammer who has done quite a few notable movies. Cavill was born to Colin, ...

4. Robert Pattinson


Image He’s considered to be one of the highest paid actor and most powerful celebrities by Forbes. He became critic’s most appealing actor and one of the “Sexiest Men Alive” as he consist of “The Boy Next Door” image in the movies he played. He was born Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson on May 13th 1986 in London, England. He was a model, talented musician, film producer and talented actor. He first appeared in the 2004 movie “Vanity Fair”, followed by “Ring of Nibelungs” a TV-film, and appeared as Cedric Diggory in the movie “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.” As Diggory, he appeared to Harry as an elder student of Hogwarts where he team-up in winning th...

5. Joseph Gordon Levitt


Image A handsome young actor of America, Joseph Gorden Levitt was born on February 17 in the year 1981 in the beautiful city Los Angeles, California. His parents did not belong to film background but helped him a lot to achieve his goal. Dennis Levitt, his father, was worked as a news director at a radio station. Joseph Gorden Levitt’s maternal grandfather, Michael Gorden was from a film background, by whom he has inspired a lot for the acting industry. He got his graduation in the year 1999. He belongs to the Jewish religion. Joseph Gorden Levitt started his career as a child actor in the television series. At a very young age, he has done so many blockbuster movies and television series. Joseph Gorden Levit...

6. Megan Fox


Image She’s known to be one of the “Sexiest Woman Alive” and looks really great with her magazine photos. Known for his sweet but rugged attitude and “mechanical junky” in the movie “Transformers.” She is now one of the highest paid actress and well-received by critics. Known for her script “Camshafts” – Megan Fox. Born as Megan Denise Fox on May 16, 1986 from Tennessee – United States. Married to Brian Austin Green and with 2 children.She first appeared in the 2001 film “Holiday Sun.” She made succeeding appearance in the 2003 movie “Bad Boys II” as she’s exploring and considered to be her jump start in career. For that she was notice by the director and took him and gave her chance to audition for Spielberg’s movie “Transformers” as M...

7. Ginnifer Goodwin


Image Ginnifer Goodwin is originally known as Jennifer Michelle Goodwin, was born on May 22, 1978. She has been working as an actress in the American film industry as well as has appeared on the television. Her birth place being Memphis, Tennessee and her mother was Linda, who was a teacher and had also served Apple and FedEx. She was the daughter of Tim Goodwin, who was the owner of a recording studio. In order to have a unique name with an individual identity, Goodwin changed her name from Jennifer to Ginnifer. Tim and Linda has a younger daughter named, Melissa Goodwin, who works as an illustrator in movies like Robot Chicken. Goodwin’s mother being a Jew and her father, belonged to the Welsh category, so Ginnifer was brought up in a ...

8. Paul Bettany


Image He transcends his acts in portraying different roles. He’s known to be “St. Michael” and not many of us that he’s part of the juggernaut movie “Iron Man” to “Avengers Saga” as the voice of “J.A.R.V.I.S.” Born as Paul Bettany on May 27th 1971 in London, England. He  made his way to silver screen as Captain in the movie “Bent”, followed by TV movie series. He made his biggest break in the 1999 movie “After the Rain” as Steph when his wife befriended a South African native and winding up with problems. He also co-starred in the movie “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang” and “The Suicide Club.” He made another role in the movie “Dead Babies” as Quentin, followed by “Gangster No.1” in the rise and fall of English gangsters. He also starred with Heath L...

9. Carey Mulligan


Image Carey Mulligan is a young English actress. She is known in the industry for her roles in movies, television, and theater. She was born in London. She has one elder brother Owain. She completed her schooling at Woldingham School in Surrey and Challoners Girls School in Amersham. Carey is married to Marcus Mumford and the couple was recently blessed with a baby girl. She is also the ambassador for the Alzheimer’s society. Carey was always keen on doing theater since her school days. She was the head of college’s drama society. She was an active member of the acting club too. It was evident that to be an actress was her only aspiration. The budding artist first got a chance to act at the age of 19 in a s...

10. Anne Heche


Image Anne Heche is a Hollywood actress, famous for her roles in films like I Know What You Did Last Summer, Six Days and Seven Nights, Volcano, John Q, and Return to Paradise. In recent years, she was seen in Quantico, Men in Trees, Hung, Dig, and Save Me. Anne was nominated Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in Gracie’s Choice in 2004 and Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress in Motion Picture for Wag the Dog in 1997. She won Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Daytime Drama, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series, Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Female Newcomer for Another World. She has suffered psychological disorder and c...