Birthday Shout! Christopher Walken, Jessica Szohr, Ewan McGregor

Birthday Shout! Christopher Walken, Jessica Szohr, Ewan McGregor

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate these remarkable celebrities this day March 31

Christopher Walken

Renowned actor Ronald Walken, known professionally as Christopher Walken, is an American actor. He has appeared in more than 100 and television shows.
He became known for his SNL cowbell skit. He has also appeared in Catch Me If You Can, Pulp Fiction, Hairspray, Eddie the Eagle and A View to Kill.

He appeared as an extra on multiple television and variety shows as a child actor under the name Ronnie Walken.

He became known for his trademark voice and dancing as well as starring in Dead Zone, Deer Hunter, and Batman Returns.

He married casting director Georgianne Thon in 1969.

Robert DeNiro co-starred with him in the 1978 drama film, The Deer Hunter.

The 73 year old was born was March 31, 1943.

Jessica Szohr

American actress who became known for playing Vanessa Abrams on Gossip Girl. Her film credits include Piranha 3D, I Don’t Know How She Does It and The Internship.

Before fame, in her youth, she started a cleaning company with her friend, with many of her teachers as her customers.

She portrayed Samantha Barrish in three episodes of CSI: Miami in 2007.

She dated her Gossip Girl co-star Ed Westwick from 2008 to 2010.

She worked with fellow actress Blake Lively on CW’s American teen drama television series Gossip Girl.

The 31 year old was born March 31, 1985.

Ewan McGregor

He gained recognition as the young Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars prequel trilogy, and was voted the 36th best actor of all time by Empire magazine in 1997. He has also starred in such films as Big Fish, Beginners, Guys and Dolls and Trainspotting and he was cast as Lumiere in the 2017 film Beauty and the Beast.

While attending the Guidhall School of Music and Drama, he gained the leading role in Lipstick on Your Collar. He made his film debut as Alvarez in the 1994 movie, Being Human.

He played Nicole Kidman’s love interest Christian in the 2001 movie musical Moulin Rouge!

His uncle and aunt, Denis Lawson and Sheila Gish, are also actors. He married Eve Mavrakis in 1995 and the couple had four children together.

He starred as a heroin addict named Mark Renton in the 1996 British crime drama Trainspotting, which was directed by Danny Boyle.

The 45 year old was born March 31, 1971.

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