Birthday Shout! Russell Simmons, Dakota Johnson, Christoph Waltz…

Birthday Shout! Russell Simmons, Dakota Johnson, Christoph Waltz…

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate top celebrities this day October 4

Russell Simmons

This famous personality Co-founded big time hip-hop music label Def Jam, he also created successful clothing lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and American Classics.

Before gaining fame, his passion for promoting local musicians led him to quit attended College of New York.

In 2011, he was recognised as one of the richest figures in the hip-hop community with a net worth of $340 million.

He was married to married to American former fashion model and fashion designer Kimora Lee Simmons in 1998 and the couple had two daughters, Ming and Aoki, before both went their separate ways.

The 58 year old was born October 4, 1957.

Dakota Johnson

This American actress and model landed her breakout television role as Kate Fox on the short-lived Fox sitcom Ben and Kate (2012–2013).

She has featured in films like: The Social Network (2010), Beastly (2011), 21 Jump Street (2012), and Need for Speed (2014). Most recently, Johnson played the lead role of Anastasia Steele in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey.

She made her film debut at age 10 in the 1999 film Crazy in Alabama.

She is the daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith and has six half siblings.

She was an avid dancer as a child. She became interested in modeling at age 12 after a photo shoot with children of other celebrities for Teen Vogue

Johnson was previously romantically linked with musician Noah Gersh and actor Jordan Masterson.

The 26 years old was born October 4, 1989,

Christoph Waltz

This multiple award winning actor bagged an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role as SS Colonel Hans Landa in Quentin Tarantino’s 2009 film Inglourious Basterds. He also won an Academy Award for playing Dr. King Schultz in Tarantino’s 2012 feature Django Unchained.

He was cast as Franz Oberhausen in the 2015 James Bond film Spectre, and as Captain Rom in the 2016 film Tarzan.

He plays August Rosenbluth in the 2011 film Water for Elephants, starring opposite Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon.

He had three children with Jackie Waltz, then had a daughter with his second wife, Judith Holste.

The 59 years old was born October 4, 1956.

Liev Schreiber

This outstanding actor became recognized for his roles in such films as The Sum of All Fears, Salt, and Taking Woodstock. He also played a major role in the hit Scream trilogy. As a stage actor, he won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor for his role in Glengarry Glen Ross. He began playing the title character in the Showtime series Ray Donovan in 2013.

He had his first on-camera role in the 1994 film, Mixed Nuts.

He played the half brother of Hugh Jackman in the 2009 film X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

Liev Schreiber began dating Naomi Watts in 2005. He and Naomi have two sons named Samuel and Alexander.

The 48 years old American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter was born October 4, 1967.

Caleb Walker

He is middle brother between the late movie star Paul Walker and Cody Walker who helped fill in as a body double in Furious 7 following the tragic passing of Paul.

Besides his brothers, he grew up in California with sisters Ashlie and Amie Walker.

He married Stephanie Branch on October 19, 2013.

Caleb Walker is known for standing in for Paul in for Furious 7, he had the opportunity to work alongside Fast and Furious veteran Vin Diesel.

The 38 years old was born October 4, 1977.

Rachael Leigh Cook

She Played roles in the 1999 film She’s All That and the 2001 film Josie and the Pussycats.

Before fame, she began modeling in print ads at age 10 and was featured in nationwide ads for Target and Milk-Bone dog biscuits.

Rachael Leigh Cook married Daniel Gillies in 2004 and she has two children.

The 36 year old was born October 4, 1979.

Melissa Benoist

She  was nominated for a 2013 Teen Choice Award for her role as Marley Rose on the hit television series Glee. In 2015, she was cast as the title character in the CBS series Supergirl.

Before fame, she had minor roles on the series Law and Order: Criminal Intent, The Good Wife, Blue Blood and Law and Order: SVU.

She played the character Marcia in the 2015 feature The Longest Ride.

She has two sisters. She began dating Blake Jenner in 2012.

The 27 years old was born October 4, 1988.


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