Amy Brenneman

Amy Brenneman
Though she hailed from a family steeped in the law, actress Amy Brenneman displayed her natural gifts for performing at an early age. After spending several years in a traveling company that performed classic plays in small towns across America, Brenneman made a name for herself with a memorable, but ultimately short-lived stint as a morally ambiguous cop on the gritty "NYPD Blue" (ABC, 1993-2005)...

Dan Brown

Dan Brown
The subject of both criticism and controversy, novelist Dan Brown became one of the best-selling authors in history with an ingeniously crafted mystery-thriller. Initially an aspiring songwriter and pianist, Brown recorded several music albums in the early-1990s. Later inspired by the potboilers of Robert Ludlum, Brown debuted with 1998's techno-thriller <i>Digital Fortress</i>. He...