Birthday Shout! Jack Black, Rosie Maclennan, Luis Guzman, …

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate top celebrities this day August 28

Jack Black

Famous actor, comedian, voice artist, producer and musician Jack Black made his film debut as Roger Davis in “Bob Roberts”. He co-founded the band Tenacious D with Kyle Glass and later starred in Shallow Hal and King Kong.

The star worked with Ben Stiller on an unsuccessful series called “Heat Vision and Jack”.

Jack Black was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his role in “School of Rock”. He had additional roles in “Tropic Thunder” and ‘Nacho Libre”.

He was born August 28, 1969 in California.

Rosie Maclennan

Trampoline gymnast who won the gold medal in the individual event at the 2012 Olympics, and another one at the 2011 Pan American Games.

After watching her siblings train on trampolines, she was inspired to train in the sport herself, and by age 11 she was already competing internationally.

At the 2012 games in London she scored 57.305 for her final routine, both a personal best and enough to give Canada their only gold medal of the entire Olympics.

Her grandfather was selected as a gymnast for the 1940 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, but never got to compete due to the outbreak of WWII.

27 year old Rosie Maclennan was born August 28 in Canada.

Luis Guzman

Comedic supporting actor who starred in the 1997 film, “Boogie Nights” and the 1993 film, “Carlito’s Way”. As a voice actor, he portrayed Ricardo Diaz in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories.

He briefly had his own Fox television series, “Luis”, in 2003.

He co-starred in the 2012 film, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, with Dwayne Johnson.

The 59 year old was born August 28, 1956 in Puerto Rico.

LeAnn Rimes

Country singer who covered the multi-Platinum single ‘Blue’ at the age of thirteen and was considered the youngest country star since Tanya Tucker in the early 1970s.

She won Star Search at age eight.

She has released covers of songs by Whitney Houston.

The 33 year old was born August 28, 1982 in Mississippi.


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