Celebrity Birthdays for August 15 – Ben Affleck, Jennifer Lawrence and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Actor, Director and Screenwriter
Known For: Winning an Oscar with Matt Damon for writing 'Good Will Hunting,' roles in films such as 'Armageddon,' 'Shakespeare in Love' and 'Hollywoodland,' receiving critical acclaim for directing the movies 'Gone Baby Gone' and 'The Town,' and his marriage to actress Jennifer Garner
Known For: Her Oscar-nominated work in 'Winter's Bone,' playing heroine Katniss Everdeen in 'The Hunger Games,' other movie roles in 'X-Men: First Class' and 'The Poker House,' and playing daughter Lauren Pearson on 'The Bill Engvall Show'
Known For: Playing comedy writer Sally Rogers on 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' and Myrna Gibbons on 'The Doris Day Show,' appearing on other shows like 'Murphy Brown' and 'Caroline in the City,' and being a frequent panelist on 'Hollywood Squares'
Known For: Her Emmy-winning role as wacky Grace Adler on the groundbreaking sitcom 'Will & Grace,' other roles on 'The Starter Wife' and in her current series 'Smash,' and frequent comparisons to legendary comedienne Lucille Ball
Occupation: Singer and Actor
Known For: Two chart-topping albums and several programs on the Disney Channel as part of the bubblegum pop group the Jonas Brothers, guest-starring roles on shows like 'Hot In Cleveland,' appearing on the upcoming show 'Married to Jonas,' and a prior relationship with country star Taylor Swift