Celebrating Screen Star Sandra Bullock; Plus, Kate Beckinsale, Jason Statham…

Celebrating Screen Star Sandra Bullock; Plus, Kate Beckinsale, Jason Statham…

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate a host of entertainment personalities this day July 26:

Sandra Bullock

Hollywood megastar known for films The Blind Side – which fetched her an Academy Award for her impressive interpretation of the leading role, Speed, Gravity, The Proposal, Miss Congeniality, Crash, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close and The Heat.

The actress voiced the character Scarlett Overkill in the 2015 film Minions and recently starred in the Oceans Eight movie.

She married Jesse Gregory James in 2005, and the couple divorced in 2010. She has a son named Louis and a daughter named Laila.

Bullock turns 53

Kate Beckinsale

Delightful English actress who made her film debut in Much Ado About Nothing while she was attending Oxford University.

The actress is known for her roles in Underworld film series (2003-present), Van Helsing (2004), Whiteout (2009), Contraband (2012), and Total Recall (2012).She recently starred in The Only Living Boy in New York.

Kate was born to a family of actors Judy Loe and Richard Beckinsale. She had a daughter named Lily with actor Michael Sheen in 1999. She was married to Len Wiseman from 2004 to 2015. In 2017, she began a relationship with Matt Rife.

She turns 44

Jason Statham

Action film star who 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. He also starred in the 2015 comedy Spy.

Jason is noted for his role in the popular action film, The Expendables, and its sequel

He made a cameo appearance in the 2004 action film, Collateral, with Tom Cruise and Jamie Foxx.

The actor dated Kelly Brook from 1997 to 2004. He began dating Victoria’s Secret model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley in April 2010 and they got engaged in 2016. He and Rosie welcomed a son named Jack in 2017.

The dashing star turns 50.

Mick Jagger

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.

He has appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine over twenty times since 1968. In 2003, he was knighted.

He married Bianca Jagger on May 12, 1971 and, after their divorce on November 2, 1979, he married Jerry Hall on November 21, 1990. He has has eight children from five relationships.

Mick turns 74.

Taylor Momsen

Actress and singer whose major film debut was in the 2000 film How The Grinch Stole Christmas. She is also well known for her role as Jenny Humphrey on Gossip Girl.

She also became the lead singer and songwriter of the band The Pretty Reckless in 2009.

She began acting professionally at age three after being cast in a commercial for Shake n’ Bake.

She was nominated for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Female Newcomer for her role as Cindy Lou Who in How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

The star turns 24.

Here’s wishing the stars a Happy Birthday!

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