Celebrity Birthdays for April 8 – John Schneider, Robin Wright and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Actor and Singer
Known For: Playing Bo Duke in the 1980s series 'The Dukes of Hazzard' and Jonathan Kent on 'Smallville,' and releasing 18 country music singles including the chart-toppers 'I've Been Around Enough to Know,' 'What's a Memory Like You (Doing in a Love Like This)' and 'You're the Last Thing I Needed Tonight'
Known For: Her iconic portrayals of Buttercup in 'The Princess Bride' and Jenny Curran in 'Forrest Gump,' roles in other movies including 'Toys,' 'Moll Flanders' and 'Nine Lives,' and a long and tumultuous former marriage to actor Sean Penn
Occupation: Actor and Comedian
Known For: More than three decades of headlining nightclub shows in Las Vegas, movie roles in 'History of the World, Part I' and 'Splash,' making 40 appearances on the 'Tonight Show' with Johnny Carson, and being considered a comedic legend by his peers
Known For: Her Emmy-winning role in the drama series 'Medium,' film roles including 'True Romance,' 'Ed Wood' and 'Stigmata,' her previous marriage to actor Nicolas Cage, and being part of the Arquette family of actors
Known For: His role as Tim Riggins on the TV show 'Friday Night Lights,' playing the title character in the film 'John Carter,' and appearing in other movies such as 'Snakes on a Plane,' 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' and the upcoming 'Battleship'