Photos: Ten most popular Denver natives on Internet Movie Database
If you're like us, you love the Internet Movie Database, arguably the most comprehensive online treasure trove of info about movies, TV shows and the people in them. Among the gazillion things you can do on IMDB is search folks by where they're from. When we tried this with Mile High City natives, we triggered a "Most Popular People Born In 'Denver/Colorado/USA'" list. And what an unusual roster it is. Odds are good either you won't have realized some members of the top ten were Denverites or you haven't heard of them at all. Continue to see what we mean.
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Number 10: Shannon Lucio
Actress: Spring Break Shark Attack, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Date of birth: 25 June 1980, Denver, Colorado, USA
Shannon spent her childhood concentrating on her studies, playing basketball and pursuing her Olympic dreams in track and field. She developed a passion for performing during an acting class her senior year in high school. Upon acceptance to the acclaimed University of Southern California School of Theatre, Shannon packed her belongings and moved to the west coast to further her studies and training....
Number 9: Jan-Michael Vincent
Actor: Buffalo '66, White Line Fever
Date of Birth: 15 July 1944, Denver, Colorado, USA
Virile, handsome and square-jawed youthful star of the 1970s and 1980s whose early potential at super-stardom fizzled out. Jan-Michael Vincent originally made a name for himself portraying rebellious young men bucking the system, as in Tribes (1970) (TV), White Line Fever (1975) and Baby Blue Marine (1976) or as a man of action on either side of the law, as in The Mechanic (1972), Vigilante Force (1976) and "The Winds of War" (1983)....
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