22nd July ~ wishing a very happy birthday today to ~ Danny Glover ~ Don Henley ~ Willem Dafoe ~ Keith Sweat & Terence Stamp ~ from the team at ~ Colly Dolly Music & Movies ~ Mareeba!

Danny Glover

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For the footballer, see Danny Glover (footballer). For the actor and musician, see Donald Glover.
Danny Glover
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Danny Glover in January 2008
Born Daniel Lebern Glover
July 22, 1946 (age 67)
San Francisco, CA, United States
Occupation Actor, director, activist
Years active 1979–present

Daniel Lebern “Danny” Glover (born July 22, 1946) is an American actor, film director and political activist. Glover is well known for his roles as Mr. Albert Johnson in The Color Purple, as Michael Harrigan in Predator 2, as corrupt cop James McFee in Witness, as Detective Sergeant Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series, as Detective David Tapp in Saw, and as George Knox in Angels in the Outfield. He has also appeared in many other movies, television shows, and theatrical productions. He is an active supporter of various humanitarian and political causes.

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Don Henley

 

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Don Henley
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Backstage on the Eagles Farewell Tour
Background information
Birth name Donald Hugh Henley
Born July 22, 1947 (age 66)
Gilmer, TexasUnited States
Genres Rockpop rock
Occupations Musiciansingersongwriter,producer
Instruments Vocalsdrumspercussions,guitarkeyboardssaxophone,synthesizerstabla
Years active 1970–present
Labels AsylumGeffenWarner Bros.
Associated acts EaglesBruce HornsbyStevie NicksLinda RonstadtTrisha YearwoodWarren Zevon
Website donhenley.com

Donald Hugh “Don” Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American singersongwriterproducer, and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career. Henley was the drummer and co-lead vocalist for the Eagles from 1971–1980, when the band broke up, and from 1994–present, when they reunited. Henley sang the lead vocals on Eagles hits such as “Witchy Woman“, “Desperado“, “Best of My Love“, “One of These Nights“, “Hotel California“, “Life in the Fast Lane“, and “The Long Run“.

After the Eagles broke up in 1980, Henley pursued a solo career and released his debut album I Can’t Stand Still, in 1982. He has released four studio albums, two compilation albums, and one live DVD. His solo hits include “Dirty Laundry“, “The Boys of Summer“, “All She Wants to Do Is Dance“, “The Heart of the Matter”, “The Last Worthless Evening“, “Sunset Grill“, “Not Enough Love in the World“, “New York Minute” and “The End of the Innocence“.

The Eagles have sold over 120 million albums worldwide, won six Grammy Awards, had five #1 singles, 17 Top 40 singles, and six #1 albums. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 and are the biggest selling American band in history. As a solo artist, Henley has sold over 10 million albums worldwide, had eight Top 40 singles, won two Grammy awards and five MTV Video Music Awards. Combined with the Eagles and as a solo artist, Henley has released 25 Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100. He has also released seven studio albums with the Eagles and four as a solo artist. In 2008, he was ranked as the 87th greatest singer of all time by the Rolling Stone magazine.

Henley has also played a founding role in several environmental and political causes, most notably the Walden Woods Project.[1] Since 1994, he has divided his musical activities between the Eagles and his solo career.

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Willem Dafoe

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Willem Dafoe
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Born July 22, 1955 (age 58)
Appleton, Wisconsin, U.S.
Occupation Actor, voice actor
Years active 1980–present
Spouse(s) Giada Colagrande (2005–present)

William J. Dafoe (born July 22, 1955), known professionally as Willem Dafoe, is an Academy Award-nominated American filmstage, and voice actor, and a member of the experimental theater company The Wooster Group. Films he appears in include PlatoonAfflictionOff LimitsStreets of FireTo Live and Die in L.A.Born on the Fourth of JulyThe English PatientThe Last Temptation of ChristMississippi BurningMr. Bean’s HolidayThe Life Aquatic with Steve ZissouThe Boondock SaintsSpider-ManThe Aviator, and The Fault in Our Stars. He has also had voice roles in both Fantastic Mr. Fox and Finding Nemo, as well as guesting on an episode of The Simpsons. Recently, he provided the voice and motion capture for Nathan Dawkins in the 2013 video game Beyond: Two Souls with Ellen Page.

Dafoe has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice—for Platoon in 1986 and for Shadow of the Vampire in 2000.

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Keith Sweat

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 Keith Sweat (born July 22, 1961)[1] is an American R&B/soulsingersongwriterrecord producerradio personality and an innovator of New Jack Swing.
Keith Sweat
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Background information
Birth name Keith Douglas Crier
Born July 22, 1961 (age 52)
Origin HarlemNew York CityUnited States
Genres UrbanR&Bnew jack swing
Occupations Singersongwriter
Record producer
Music composer
Instruments Vocalsbass guitarkeyboards,drums
Years active 1975–present
Labels KEIA (1992–present)
Stadium (1984–1985)
Vintertainment (1987–1990)
Elektra (1987–2004)
Atco/Rhino (2007–2009)
Kedar (2010–present)
E1 Music (2011–present)
Associated acts LSGKut KloseSilk, Medina Lewis, Dru HillGQCharlie Wilson
Website http://thesweathotel.com

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Terence Stamp

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 Terence Henry Stamp (born 22 July 1938)[1][2] is an English actor. Since starting his acting career in 1962, he has appeared in over 60 films. His title role as Billy Budd in his film debut earned Stamp an Academy Awardnomination for Best Supporting Actor and a BAFTA nomination for Best Newcomer.
Terence Stamp
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Terence Stamp, January 2009
Born Terence Henry Stamp
22 July 1938 (age 75)
StepneyLondonEngland, U.K.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1962–present
Spouse(s) Elizabeth O’Rourke (m. 2002–08)
Relatives Chris Stamp (brother)
Awards Golden Globe, Cannes Film Festival, Mystfest, Seattle International Film Festival, Satellite Award and Silver Bear

His other major roles include butterfly collector Freddie Clegg in The Collector, archvillain General Zod in Superman and Superman II, tough guy Wilson in The LimeySupreme Chancellor Valorum in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menaceghost antagonist Ramsley in The Haunted MansionElektra’s master Stick in Elektra, Pekwarsky in WantedMaxwell Smart‘s archvillain Siegfried in Get Smart, council of high help Terrence Bundley inYes Man, the Covenant Hierarch “Prophet of Truth” in Halo 3 and General Ludwig Beck in Valkyrie. Stamp has won a Golden Globe, a Mystfest, a Cannes Film Festival Award, a Seattle International Film Festival Award, aSatellite Award and a Silver Bear. Playing against type, he appeared as a transsexual in the Australian film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994).

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