Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor. He is known for his roles in the films Velvet Goldmine , Bend It Like Beckham , Match Point , Mission: Impossible III and his television roles as Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis , which earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, and as King Henry VIII in the historical drama The Tudors . He has been the face model for several Hugo Boss fragrances advertising campaigns.
Michael Austin Cera is a Canadian actor, comedian and musician. He started his career as a child actor, most notably portraying a young Chuck Barris in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind . He is known for his role as George Michael Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development and for his leading roles in the comedy films Superbad , Juno and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World . In 2013, he played an exaggerated version of himself in This Is the End. Cera made his Broadway debut in the 2014 installment of Kenneth Lonergan's This Is Our Youth.
George Burns was an American comedian, actor, singer, and writer. He was one of the few entertainers whose career successfully spanned vaudeville, radio, film and television. His arched eyebrow and cigar-smoke punctuation became familiar trademarks for over three quarters of a century. He and his wife, Gracie Allen, appeared on radio, television, and film as the comedy duo Burns and Allen.
John Nicholas Cassavetes was a Greek-American actor, film director, and screenwriter. Cassavetes was a pioneer of American independent film, writing and directing over a dozen movies, which he partially self-financed, and pioneered the use of improvisation and a realistic cinéma vérité style. He also acted in many Hollywood films, notably Rosemary's Baby and The Dirty Dozen . He studied acting with Don Richardson, using an acting technique based on muscle memory. His income from acting made it possible for him to direct his own films independently.
Thank you, dear God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough. Thank you for the rain. And for the chance to wake up in three hours and go fishing: I thank you for that now, because I won't feel so thankful then.Garrison Keillor
You can't be afraid to put out a fire if you're a fireman. You can't be afraid to be a police officer and carry a gun if you're afraid to get up and go out there. So you've got to put that fear to the side and go out in faith to overcome that.Duane Chapman