Birthday Shout! Mel Gibson, Mimi Faust

Birthday Shout! Mel Gibson, Mimi Faust

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate top celebrities this day January 3

Mel Gibson

This international movie star is known for the films; Braveheart and Lethal Weapon. He won an Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema Award in 2008. He also starred in The Patriot and Mad Max, and produced Hamlet and The Singing Detective.

He moved to Australia with his family when he was 12. He performed with Geoffrey Rush at the National Institute of Dramatic Arts.

He wrote and directed The Passion of the Christ, which became a cult classic amongst Christian viewers and received criticism for its excessive violence and its portrayal of Jews.

His paternal grandmother was the famous opera contralto, Eva Mylott. He married Robyn Denise Moore on June 7, 1980 and divorced her in 2011. He has a total of eight children, six sons and two daughters.

He starred alongside Danny Glover in the Lethal Weapon films.

The 60 year old was born January 3, 1956.

Mimi Faust

Born Oluremi James, she is best known as a star on the VH1 reality series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta.

At the age of 13, she was abandoned by her mother Olaiya Odufunke after her mother became a Scientologist. From there, Mimi learned to become a strong independent woman on her own.

She owned her own estate and commercial cleaning service called Keep It Clean, LLC. in Atlanta.

She was born in Newport News, Virginia. She has a daughter named Eva. Her father passed away in May of 2014.

She was in a relationship with Grammy Award winning musician and producer Stevie J.

The 45 year old was born January 3, 1970.


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