Sunday, February 12, 2012
On This Date: February 12
1968: Josh Brolin was born in Los Angeles, Calif. He played the title role in Jonah Hex (2009), based on DC Comics’ Western antihero.
1973: Tara Strong was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. A prolific voice talent, she provides the voice of Ben Tennyson on the Cartoon Network’s animated series Ben 10.
1980: Actress Sarah Lancaster was born in Overland Park, Kansas. Following three seasons on Saved By the Bell: The New Class, she appeared in the 1997 episode “Dante’s Inferno” of Sabrina, the Teenage Witch.
1980: Christina Ricci was born in Santa Monica, Calif. She garnered postive reviews for her roles as Wednesday Addams in The Addams Family (1991) and Addams Family Values (1993) and as Kathleen ‘Kat’ Harvey in Casper (1995). More recently, she portrayed Trixie Fontaine in Speed Racer (2008)
(Image: Christina Ricci as Wednesday Addams in Paramount Pictures’ The Addams Family)