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1947

Jonathan Banks

Age 71
Jonathan Ray Banks is an American actor. His first notable film roles were in the films Airplane!48 Hrs., and Beverly Hills Cop. He has received critical acclaim for his role as former police officer Mike Ehrmantraut in the television series Breaking Bad, and its spin-off Better Call Saul. Earlier he was well-reviewed as Frank McPike in Wiseguy. He has received five Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
1966

Dexter Fletcher

Age 52
Dexter Fletcher is an English actor and director. He appeared in Guy Ritchie's film Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, crime comedy Smoking Guns as well as television roles in such shows as the comedy-drama Hotel Babylon, the HBO series Band of Brothers, and earlier in his career, the children's show Press Gang, and the film Bugsy Malone. He also had a short-lived stint at presenting the third series of Channel 4's GamesMaster that aired between 1993 and 1994. Fletcher made his directorial debut with Wild Bill (2011), and also directed Sunshine On Leith (2013) and Eddie the Eagle (2016). Fletcher replaced by Bryan Singer as director of Bohemian Rhapsody, a film about the band Queen, due for release in October 2018.
1974

Anna Silk

Age 44
Anna Silk is a Canadian actress most commonly known for her role as Bo from the Showcase television series Lost Girl.
1988

Brett Pitman

Age 30
Brett Douglas Pitman is professional footballer from Jersey who plays as a forward for English club Portsmouth. He has spent most of his career at Bournemouth in two separate spells, totalling 102 goals in 301 games.


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