Kat Graham, born Katerina Alexandre Hartford Graham on September the 5th 1989 in Geneva, is an American actress, singer, dancer and model. With a career that began as a child actor in the film, The Parent Trap in 1998, she then went on to work in television as a child with guest roles in children’s shows such as Lizzie McGuire, Malcolm in the Middle and more.
Coming to prominence in 2009 with her role as Bonnie Bennett in the CW’s supernatural television series, The Vampire Diaries, the actress appeared on the show for all eight seasons, appearing alongside Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley and Candice King. With her most recent work being her portrayal of Jada in the biopic, All Eyez on Me, she is regarded to be a triple threat with two studio albums released thus far.
Glenn Close is an American actress, singer, and producer born in Greenwich, Connecticut on March 19, 1947. Close started her acting career in theatre in 1974. She appeared in many Broadway and off-Broadway productions throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Close was known for playing roles in musicals. She returned to the Broadway stage in 2014 in a revival of A Delicate Balance. In 1975 she made her debut on television in the show Great Performances and continued landing roles in the shows The Shield, The West Wing, Damages, Loui, Will & Grace, Saturday Night Live and others. She made her film debut in 1982 in the movie The World According to Garp and has since had roles in the films The Big Chill, Jagged Edge, Fatal Attraction, Immediate Family, Meeting Venus, 101 Dalmatians, Air Force One, Le Divorce, Nine Lives and more. Throughout her career she has been nominated for numerous awards. She holds the record for most Academy Award nominations without a win. Close has won three Golden Globe Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Tony Awards and many more. In 2016 she was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame.
Shruti Haasan is an Indian film actress and singer born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India on January 28, 1986. Hassan works prominently in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi language films. She started her career at six years old singing songs for her father’s films. She has provided music for the films Thevar Magan, Chachi 420, Hey Ram, En Mana Vaanil, Luck, Hiss, Unnaipol Oruvan, and others. Hassan is also the lead singer for the alternative rock band The Extramentals. She made her acting debut in 2000 in the film Hey Ram and continued landing roles in the films 7aum Arivu, 3 Oh My Friend, Luck, Balupu, D-Day, Yevadu, Poojai, Aagadu, Gabbar Is Back, Puli, Vedalam, Rocky Handsome, Premam, Power, Tevar, Race Gurram, Laabam and more. Throughout her career she has been nominated for a number of awards and has won four SIIMA Awards, two CineMAA Awards, an Edison Award and others.
Tessa Thompson, born Tessa Lynn Thompson on October the 3rd 1983 and is an American actress. The artist’s career began in 2002 with a stage debut in Shakespeare’s The Tempest, her first television role came in Cold Case in 2005 and she went on to play small roles in Grey’s Anatomy, Veronica Mars and Heroes.
Best known for her breakout role in Mississippi Damned, she then went on to star in Coloured Girls and played Diane Nash in the historical drama Selma and Bianca in the sports drama Creed before her best known role to date in Thor Ragnarok came along. She has also portrayed Charlotte hale in the HBO science fiction television show Westworld alongside actors such as Evan Rachel Wood and Thandie Newton.
Bernadette Peters is an American actress, singer, and author born in Queens, New York on February 28, 1948. Her career has spanned over 50 years and she has starred in films, theater, and television shows and has released albums and performed concerts. She is best known for her roles on Broadway in musicals like Hello, Dolly, Mack and Mabel, Sunday in the Park with George, Into the Woods, Annie Get Your Gun, The Goodbye Girl, Gypsy, and Song and Dance. She made her professional stage debut in the production of This is Google in 1958. In 1969 she made her debut on television in The Kraft Music Hall and continued landing roles and appearing in shows like All’s Fair, The Muppet Show, Ally McBeal, Will & Grace, Grey’s Anatomy, Mozart in the Jungle, The Good Fight, Ugly Betty, and others. She has also had roles in films like Annie, The Jerk, Vigilante Force, Silent Movie, The Longest Yard, and more. In 1980 she released her debut album self titled Bernadette Peters and has since released a number of other albums. Throughout her career she has been nominated for a numerous awards and has won two Tony Awards, three Drama Desk Awards, a Golden Globe Award among others.
Radhika Apte is an Indian theater and film actress born in Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India on September 7, 1985. Apte started her acting career acting in theater productions. She has had roles in the productions Nako Re Baba, Brain Surgeon, Tu, That Time, Purnviram, Kanyadaan, Matra Ratra, Bombay Black, Garbo, Kashmir Kashmir and others. In 2005 she made her film debut in the movie Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi! and continued landing roles in the films Antaheen, Samaantar, I Am, Shor in the City, Dhoni, The Waiting Room, Tukaram, Dhoni, Legend, Postcard, Badlapur, Lion, Hunterrr, Haram, Parched, Phobia, Pad Man, Baazaar, The Ashram, The Wedding Guest and more. Apte has worked in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, and English-language films. In 2015 she made her debut on television in the show Stories by Rabindranath Tagore and has also had roles in the shows Scared Games and Ghoul. She has also acted in a number of short films, including Darmiyan, Vakratunda Swaha, That Day After Everyday, Ahlya, The Calling, and Kriti. Throughout her career she has been nominated for several awards and has won a Tribeca Film Festival Award and an Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles Award.