Catherine Zeta-Jones, born 25 September 1969, in Mumbles, a seaside town near Swansea in south Wales, to a seamstress mother and a chocolatier father, Catherine was a performer from the start. A tap dance champion at age 11, she left home shortly after her 15th birthday to appear in West End musicals, including a turn in 42nd Street where she famously replaced the ailing lead and stole the part right out from under her. Catherine Zeta-Jones is an Academy Award-winning Welsh actress known for such films as ‘Traffic’ and ‘Chicago.’ She is married to actor Michael Douglas. Here’s Catherine Zeta-Jones Biography and Profile.
Michael Douglas (Michael Kirk Douglas) was born on September 25, 1944, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, to actor Kirk Douglas and his wife, Diana Dill. Michael Douglas landed his first leading man role in Romancing the Stone (1984), portraying Jack Colton, an Indiana Jones-type adventurer. This successful teaming of Douglas with Danny DeVito and Kathleen Turner led to a sequel, The Jewel of the Nile (1985). The three worked again in The War of the Roses (1989), a dark comedy about an ugly divorce. Here’s Michael Douglas Biography and Profile.
Kirk Douglas, Hollywood actor and father of Michael Douglas was born on 9 December 1916. Kirk Douglas rose to prominence during Hollywood’s “golden age”, earning his first Oscar nomination for the 1949 film Champion. Douglas was himself nominated for an Oscar three times – for Champion (1949), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), and Lust for Life (1956). Kirk Douglas was born Issur Danielovitch, a ragman’s son. He died Kirk Douglas, a Hollywood king. Here’s Kirk Douglas Biography and Profile.