Celebrity Birthdays for May 7 – Breckin Meyer, Motorhead’s Phil Campbell and More
Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Actor, writer and producer
Known For: Most recently playing lawyer Jared Franklin on the TNT drama ‘Franklin & Bash’; voicing and producing the animated show ‘Robot Chicken’; and starring in ‘Road Trip,’ ‘Rat Race’ and a string of 90s movies and TV series.
Occupation: Rock guitarist
Known For: Playing lead guitar in the rock band Motorhead, recruiting ex-Saxon drummer Peter Gill into the group, and most recently laying down the guitar lines for ‘The World Is Yours’ album.
Known For: Being the son of the famous stuntman Evel Knievel, performing his first daredevil show at Madison Square Garden when he was 8, and executing eye-popping jumps and tricks on motorcross bikes.
Known For: His Comedy Central standup series ‘The Benson Interruption,’ starring in the comedic marijuana documentary ‘Super High Me,’ his ‘Doug Loves Movies’ podcast,’ and his famous “Red Eye” incident where he made controversy comments about Canada’s military during the Canadian and Afghanistan conflict of the early 2000s.
Occupation: Composer, music producer and songwriter
Known For: Co-producing and writing many boy band hits like The Backstreet Boys’ ‘Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)’ and ‘N Sync’s ‘Tearin’ Up My Heart,’ working on material for Britney Spears and Celine Dione, and basically just helping create the ’90s jams we can’t get out of our heads.