Best known for singing “The Banana Boat Song” Belafonte wass a diverse musical artist, venturing into blues, folk, gospel, show tunes, and American standards.
He also had a brief acting career, with roles in the musical Carmen Jones as well as in Island in the Sun. Other than being a wonderful singer, Belafonte was a keen social rights activist, and was, in fact, one of Martin Luther King Jr.’s close friends.
Despite getting acting roles as a child, Gyllenhaal went on to attend Columbia University and got his degree. Later on, he received acclaim in October Sky, playing Homer Hickam. Which is only one of his many accolades.
Plus growing up with sisters makes for sensitive men, and his sister, actress Maggie Gyllenhaal would be happy to tell you that herself.
Jon Hamm, also known as the sexy yet somewhat abusive Mad-Men star, Don Draper, is surprisingly single.
Hunky Hamm is also a talented actor and producer, which makes the fact that he’s single even more surprising. Has no one had what it takes to make him settle down? C’mon ladies, just reel him in!
The international football superstar and his popstar-turned luxe fashion designer wife have been married for more than 20 years!
The two have four beautiful kids together, which makes us happy knowing those genes are going places, but also sad knowing no one else will have a shot with David anytime soon.
When casting for the Thor franchise, the producers needed to find someone who looks like a god to play a god. Then they found Chris Hemsworth and all was well with the world.
Those fine Hemsworth genes, as well as a talent for acting, run in the family, as Chris’s two brothers are also not bad to look at and have on-screen careers.