Celebrity Birthdays for April 11 – Joel Grey, Joss Stone and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Actor, Dancer and Singer
Known For: His Tony and Oscar Awards for playing the Master of Ceremonies in both the stage and film versions of 'Cabaret,' originating the role of the Wizard in the hit musical 'Wicked,' and being the father of 'Dirty Dancing' actress Jennifer Grey
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter and Musician
Known For: Her bluesy voice, recording her first album when she was just 15, singles like 'Tell Me 'Bout It,' winning a 2007 Grammy for 'Family Affair,' her collaboration with John Legend and Van Hunt, and portraying Anne of Cleves in the Showtime series 'The Tudors'
Known For: His role as Anthony Bouvier on the sitcom 'Designing Women,' roles on other sitcoms like 'Dave's World' and 'Buffalo Bill,' and appearing in movies such as 'Mannequin' and 'The Howling'
Occupation: Actor, Director and Composer
Known For: Starring in, directing and scoring the independent films 'Buffalo '66' and 'The Brown Bunny,' and receiving Best Actor recognition at the 67th Venice International Film Festival for his performance as a wordless escaping Muslim prisoner in 'Essential Killing'
Occupation: Singer and Songwriter
Known For: Selling 20 million records worldwide and several hit singles in the 1980s and 1990s including 'This Is the Right Time,' 'All Around the World,' 'You Can't Deny It,' 'Change' and 'All Woman'