Happy Sunday let’s end the weekend great! Now here we go with our Top 3 Celebrity Birthdays on May 31st!!
Clint Eastwood May 31, 1930 (90)
Eastwood first gained fame as an iconic actor in such classic Western films as A Fistful of Dollars and The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Eastwood also starred as Detective Harry Callahan in the Dirty Harry franchise. He later became a renowned director, receiving the Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for his films Unforgiven and Million Dollar Baby.
Eastwood worked as a lifeguard, a caddy, and a grocery clerk while growing up. He became a household name after playing Rowdy Yates on the long-running CBS western series Rawhide. In 2006, he released a pair of films about the 1945 Battle of Iwo Jima: Flags of Our Fathers, which told a story of American soldiers, and Letters from Iwo Jima, which focused on Japanese soldiers. He married Maggie Johnson on December 19, 1953. Eastwood was later married to Dina Eastwood from 1996 to 2013. He has seven children: Morgan, Scott, Francesca, Kyle, Alison, Kimber Lynn, and Kathryn. Francesca’s mother is actress Frances Fisher. His film career began to take off with the Sergio Leone Western films of the 1960s, in which he played the mysterious gunslinger known as The Man With No Name.
Colin Farrell May 31, 1976 (44)
Irish actor who starred in Phone Booth in 2002 and won a Golden Globe Award for his role in In Bruges. His other film credits include Horrible Bosses, Crazy Heart, Miami Vice, The Recruit, The Lobster, and Minority Report. He unsuccessfully auditioned for the Irish boy band Boyzone. The film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial inspired him to start acting. He appeared opposite Ben Affleck in the superhero movie Daredevil in 2003. In 2015, he played a lead role in the second season of HBO’s True Detective. He starred with Samuel L. Jackson in the 2003 action film S.W.A.T.
Lea Thompson May 31, 1961 (59)
Back to the Future fans came to know her for playing Lorraine McFly. She also played a role in Jaws 3-D and became known to TV audiences as Kathryn Kennish on ABC Family’s Switched at Birth. Thompson danced professionally at the age of fourteen and practiced her form for three to four hours every day. She appeared in All the Right Moves with Tom Cruise. She starred with Michael J. Fox in the Back to the Future film franchise.