Skai Jackson has been a part of the entertainment industry for her entire life. Starting off as a baby model, today she is a Disney actress and her growth can be witnessed through her social media platforms. Just 14 years old and this actress has 2.7 million followers on her ˜Instagram' account! Getting a lot of appreciation for acting, memes and her hair, she has inspired a Marvel character, Riri Williams, the new Iron Man. Confirming it, Mike Deodato Jr, comic book artist, tweeted Riri Williams was based on the beautiful young actress @Skai Jackson. Skai's love for fashion has grown with years and it can be clearly seen on her social media platforms, award functions or any red carpet event. Her future plans include owning a fashion line, or working with a major fashion company and getting into directing and producing. Doing few dramatic films also lines up in her wish list.
Those who have heard of Hayes Grier would know how much fame the boy has gained at the mere age of 16! As for the rest, you must be living under the rock if you haven't heard of him. Junior to <a title='Nash Grier' href='/famous/nash-grier.htm'>Nash Grier</a>, Hayes Grier is a social media personality who followed his elder brother to fame and distinction after posting videos online on Vine. Hayes started posting videos on Vine after watching his brother. The Grier brothers soon gained a celebrity status and became a part of the MagCon tour. They even befriended popular Vine personalities such as Matthew Espinosa, Carter Reynolds, Jack Johnson, Jack Gilinsky, Taylor Caniff, Shawn Mendes, Cameron Dallas, Aaron Carpenter and Mahogany "Lox" Gordy. Much like his brother Hayes has firmly laid his foundation everywhere “ in television, internet and social apps. He has to his credit millions of followers on all social media accounts including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Vine and Tumblr. He was nominated in the Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Star Male category. Very shortly, Hayes would dominate the world of books with his book, ˜Hollywood Days with Hayes'.
Although the world boasts of many pop icons today, Lady Gaga has proved that she's poles apart from the rest of her kind. Apart from her foot-tapping numbers, the singer is also world-renowned for her eccentric personality. Her sense of fashion has become a great source of inspiration for many youngsters across the world. Putting her education at stake, during her teens, Gaga decided to embark on a path which would lead her towards her dream. Although she struggled for a break during the initial couple of years, Gaga's decision proved to be totally worth. She got her first break in 2008 through the album ˜The Fame', and since then this celebrity's fame has just grown by leaps and bounds. ˜The Beatles', ˜Stevie Wonder', ˜Pink Floyd', ˜Led Zeppelin' and ˜Mariah Carey' are some of the few artists who influenced this woman to turn towards music. Her songs not only became chartbusters and party anthems, but also won her three time ˜Grammy' award winner, which in itself in an incredible accomplishment. Though few individuals from across the world opine that her songs promote Satanism, Gaga's popularity has continued to soar higher and higher over the past few years.
One of the extremely popular entertainers of today, Jennifer Lopez has shown her versatility to the world as a dancer, actor and singer. She is still considered by many as the most ravishing woman in the entertainment industry. She is also one of the richest celebrities with an estimated net worth of $250 million. With the dream of becoming a "famous movie star", Lopez left her hometown for New York and started her journey as a dancer. Soon her beauty and talent was discovered and thus, began her film career. Later on, when she gained fair amount of success as an actor, she diverted her attention towards singing. In no time, her songs became a rage and were charting at no.1 in America. Her sensational dances in the music videos rapidly enhanced the sales and got her a celebrity status. However, as she remained in constant public attention, her relationships served as a fodder for celebrity gossips. She married thrice - two of which lasted for a year or even less. She was married for the longest time to singer Marc Anthony with whom she has two children, but then, like her previous marriages, it could not last forever.
Actor best known for his role as Stiles on MTV's Teen Wolf. He also starred as Thomas in the Maze Runner films and as the character Caleb in the 2016 film Deepwater Horizon. Additionally, he was cast as the lead in the 2017 film American Assassin.
Tupac Shakur, better known by his stage name 2Pac, was a highly successful rapper and actor known for his violent and shocking lyrics that earned him many fans as well as critics. Born into a family notorious for their brushes with law, he had no contact with his biological father until he was an adult. Violence was nothing new to the youngster whose mother was imprisoned while pregnant with him. It is no surprise that his music was replete with references to ghettos, street violence, sex, gangs and other social problems he faced while growing up. At the beginning of his career he worked for the alternative hip hop group Digital Underground as a roadie and backup dancer. Eventually the talented young man released his solo debut ˜2Pacalypse Now' which generated considerable controversy due to the violent nature of its lyrics and became very popular primarily due to this very reason. Even though professionally he was becoming successful, his life became entangled in violence and he had frequent rifts with the police. In addition to his music career, he had also acted in some films. He was a voracious reader and a big fan of Shakespeare. His blooming career was cut short by his brutal death in a drive-by shooting.
Robert Downey, Jr., son of the avid filmmaker Robert Downey, Sr., is an American actor famous for his brilliant acting in ˜Chaplin', quirky version of ˜Tony Stark' in ˜Iron Man' and decades of living under the shadow of drug abuse and breaching of law. Downey was involved in professional acting and drugs consumption from a very young age, owing to his highly creative and addicted father. He has spent his life in and out of tabloids, rehabilitation centers and prisons and yet, his acting skills and talent has given him the status of one of the most cherished actors. His fans love him for the dark and strong characters that he has played from time to time in movies like: ˜Sherlock Holmes', ˜Tropical Thunder', etc. and also for his almost superhero like ability to bring himself out from the rut of drugs and alcohol binging that he had been a part of since childhood. Downey has been recognized for his contribution to cinema with awards like Golden Globe, BAFTA and Emmy. He is also the co-owner of the production company ˜Team Downey', with his wife Susan Levin.
Josh has had a remarkable journey from a TV child artist to a Hollywood star. Identifying his passion at the age of 8, he knew right from the start that he was going to make it big. He has an inherent sense of humor, and since his childhood he has used it to the utmost. From stand-up comedy to television shows; from a voice actor to landing himself a movie with Dan Bradley, he has shown the world that with hard work one can achieve all they desire. Always aspiring to be a role model for generations to come, he has a huge fan following on ˜Twitter' with 1.98 million fans at his heels, he loves using forums like ˜Snapchat' and ˜Instagram' to keep his viewers updated and connected, where he has approximately 3.5 million followers. He is also a ˜Vine' star and collaborates with vines to create six seconds of comic relief.
Stanley Martin Lieber, popularly known as Stan Lee, was an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, media producer, television host, actor, and voice actor. He started out his career working as an office boy for the Marvel Comics““which meant fetching lunch, proof reading and refilling artist's ink jars, eventually proving his creative talent, escalated from the position of interim editor to the president of the entire company. He is known for creating superheroes like ˜Spider-Man', ˜The Hulk', ˜X-men', ˜Iron Man', ˜Thor', ˜Doctor Strange', etc. and gained nationwide popularity when he created the superhero series ˜The Fantastic Four' in which he made his superheroes imperfect rather than selling the idea of a perfectly capable superhero. He created these superheroes in collaboration with his colleagues, Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko. He is said to have brought in revolution in the comic world through his satirical writing and bringing in the elements of the real world into the world of these superheroes, which is how he used to make these superheroes viable and responsible. It was Lee who made Marvel Comics a multimedia corporation from just a small division of a publishing house. Apart from creating superheroes and writing story plots for the comics, he also wrote weekly columns and produced many superhero based ventures through his production company.
Peyton Elizabeth Lee is a young American actress best known for her role in the series ˜Andi Mack.' She is also popular as the daughter of actor Andrew Tinpo Lee who is famous for his performance in ˜General Hospital'. Elizabeth Lee started her acting career with a role in the American political thriller television series ˜Scandal' in 2015. After playing a few other minor roles, she bagged the role of one of the most popular television characters in recent times”the title character in the American family drama series, ˜Andi Mack.' Her performance in the series has been appreciated. While she is yet to make her film debut, the young actress has already proved her mettle with her roles in the television industry. Bright and ambitious, she dreams of making it big in Hollywood one day. The teenager is the youngest ever student to get into Playhouse West to study acting!
A caption under his kindergarten photo in his school magazine read, ˜Most likely to take over for David Letterman'; and so it was! Jimmy Fallon is celebrated for his raw political satire and observational comedy, which is a unique quality he employs in his late night talk show. ˜Late Night with Jimmy Fallon', an award-winning talk show on NBC, is currently one of the highest-rated shows in the ˜Late Night' franchise and is even more popular among the ladies because of his dapper-good looks and his impeccable comic timing. Prior to his own talk show, he was a cast member on ˜Saturday Night Live' and has also appeared in a number of films. Some of the films he has worked in include ˜The Entrepreneur', ˜Taxi', ˜Arthur and the Invisibles' and ˜Whip It'. His career in stand-up comedy began in high school. Initially a hobby, the talent soon became his true calling, as he landed in his dream job when he was cast in ˜Saturday Night Live'. When he is not working, Fallon keeps himself occupied with writing. He co-authored ˜I Hate This Place: The Pessimist's Guide to Life' with his sister, Gloria and has also written a children's book, ˜Snowball Fight'. He has also released the music albums, ˜Blow Your Pants Off' and wrote the song, ˜Car Wash for Peace'.
Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, popularly known as Lana Del Rey, is an award-winning singer and songwriter. Best known for her studio album, ˜Ultraviolence,' she has won several awards for her brilliant performances, including Brit Award for International Female Solo Artist and the ECHO Award for Best International Female Artist Rock/Pop. Born and raised in New York, in the United States, Del Rey used to sing in her church choir as a child. She also learnt to play the guitar from her uncle. Later, she started writing songs, as well as performing in nightclubs around the city. She released her first full-length album in 2010, which was named after herself. However, it was available for purchase only for a brief period, before being withdrawn from the market. Her next album ˜Born to Die', gained her international fame and prominence. Reaching number one in 11 different countries, the album became the fifth best-selling album of 2012. She has also composed music for films such as ˜Maleficent', an American dark fantasy film inspired by ˜Sleeping Beauty' and ˜Age of Adeline', a romantic fantasy film. She is also known for her antifeminist views that brought her into the midst of a controversy. She, however, defended herself saying that for her, a true feminist is a woman who does as she wants.