We celebrate top celebrities this day July 26
Action film star Jason Statham gained popularity from his roles in both ‘The Transporter film’ series and ‘Snatch’, where he performed his own stunts. Other action films he has starred in include ‘War’, ‘Death Race’, ‘Furious 7’, and ‘Lock’, ‘Stock’ and ‘Two Smoking Barrels’.
Before hitting the limelight, he was a childhood friend of famous football player and actor, Vinnie Jones. He trained to become a professional diver and finished twelfth place at the 1992 World Championship.
He made a cameo appearance in the 2004 action film, Collateral, with Tom Cruise and Jamie Foxx.
He starred in the popular action film, The Expendables, and its sequel with fellow action star, Sylvester Stallone.
The 48 year old was born July 26, 1967 in England.
International actress Sandra Bullock won an Academy Award for her leading role in the 2009 film ‘The Blind Side’. She has grabbed major roles in films like: ‘Speed’, ‘Gravity’, ‘The Proposal’, ‘Miss Congeniality’, ‘Crash’, ‘Extremely Loud’ & ‘Incredibly Close and The Heat’.
Before becoming a star, she performed in a children’s chorus that her mother produced. She moved to Manhattan after graduating from drama school at East Carolina University in 1986 and worked as a bartender and cocktail waitress.
She made an appearance in the movie Two Weeks Notice, starring Hugh Grant.
The 51 year old star was born July 26, 1964 in Virginia.
British actress starred with Ben Affleck in ‘Pearl Harbor’. She also starred in ‘Van Helsing’ and ‘Serendipity’ and played Selene in the ‘Underworld series’.
She made her film debut while she was attending Oxford University.
She was in Much Ado about Nothing with Denzel Washington.
She developed anorexia and had to be treated for four years.
Kate Beckinsale was born July 26, 1973 in England.
Monica Raymund played Ria Torres in the Fox television series ‘Lie to Me’, Dana Lodge in CBS’s ‘The Good Wife’ and Gabriela Dawson in NBC’s ‘Chicago Fire’.
Before fame she studied acting at the Julliard school.
She was a featured performer in the Broadway Theater Project.
She was born July 26, 1986 in Florida.
One of the most influential figures in the history of rock and roll as frontman of The Rolling Stones. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the Stones in 1989. Since the mid-70s, The Rolling Stones’ lineup has consisted of guitarists Keith Richards and Ronnie Woodand drummer Charlie Watts.
He has appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine over twenty times since 1968. In 2003, he was knighted.
The 72 year old was born July 26, 1949 in England.