Kal Penn and Martin Bashir are Indian descendants

On the left is Kal Penn while on the right is Martin Bashir.

Kal Penn was born and raised in New Jersey of the United States of America. His parents had immigrated from India to America. His nickname is K-Kal Hollywood. His real name is actually Kalpen Suresh Modi. He was born on April 23rd 1977. He is an American actor, producer, and civil servant. Kal Penn attended the Freehold Regional High School District’s Performing Arts High School where he participated in the school’s theater productions. In 1995, he moved to Los Angeles to study at the UCLA’s prestigious School of Theatre, Film and Television. He majored in film and sociology. Kal Penn began his acting career in several indie films. His breakthrough film role came in the comedy Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004) as Kumar along with fello co-star John Cho as Harold. Several Harold & Kumar movies followed after including Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008) . He went on to appear for 2 years in the television series House M.D. as Dr. Lawrence Kutner. He is also recognized for his performance in the critically acclaimed film, The Namesake. Additionally, Kal Penn has taught at the University of Pennsylvania in the Cinema Studies Program as a visiting lecturer. He developed an interest in politics from his grandparents who marched for India’s independence. In 2009 Kal Penn joined the Obama administration as an Associate Director in the White House Office of Public Engagement.

Martin Bashir was born on 19th January 1963. He is a British journalist, who was a political commentator for MSNBC, hosting Martin Bashir, and a correspondent for NBC’s Dateline NBC. He was previously an anchor for ABC’s Nightline along with Cynthia McFadden and Terry Moran, Martin Bashir took over Nightline from Ted Koppel in 2005. Martin Bashir became popular in 1995 when he interviewed (for the BBC’s Panorama programme) Princess Diana of Wales about her failed marriage to the Prince of Wales. Since then he has conducted interviews with, among others, Louise Woodward, the five suspects in the Stephen Lawrence case, Michael Barrymore, Jeffrey Archer, Major Charles Ingram, and Joanne Lees. He also did a series of interviews with pop musician Michael Jackson on ITV. On December 4, 2013, Martin Bashir resigned from his position at MSNBC after he made “ill-judged comments” about the former Governor of Alaska and Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin. Martin Bashir was born in Wandsworth, South London, to parents of Pakistani Christian origin, and grew up in Handsworth. He was educated at the state comprehensive Wandsworth School for Boys, King Alfred’s College of Higher Education, Winchester (since 2004 the University of Winchester), studying English and History from 1982–1985 and King’s College London. He is fluent in English, and Urdu. Martin Bashir identifies himself as a committed Christian. He started work as a journalist in 1986. He worked for the BBC until 1999 on programmes including Songs of Praise, Public Eye and Panorama and then he joined ITV, working on special documentary programmes and features for Tonight with Trevor McDonald. Martin Bashir had a role as himself in the satirical comedy film Mike Bassett: England Manager.

Kal Penn and Martin Bashir have alot in common. Both men are associated with politics is some way or form.Kal Penn and Martin Bashir are famous Indian American look alikes. These men are well educated and come from India ancestry.

actress that look like Marley Shelton

On the left is  Marley Shelton while on the right is Heather Graham.

Marley Shelton grew up in Eagle Rock, California. She was born Marley Eve Sheltonon April 12th 1974. She was Born and raised in Los Angeles. Her father, Christopher Shelton, worked as a director and producer. She has sisters named Erin Shelton and Samantha Shelton who are also an actresses. Both of her parents were involved in local theater projects. She went to Eagle Rock High School where she was a varsity cheerleader, was voted Prom Queen and held part-time jobs at stores like Contempo and Wet Seal. Marley Shelton attended UCLA where she majored in Film and Theatre. Marley Shelton first captured the attention of filmgoers as “Margaret”, Tobey Maguire’s love interest, in New Line’s critically acclaimed film Pleasantville (1998) and has continued to appear in roles that show her versatility as an actress. She is currently the female lead, “Rachel Young”, in Jerry Bruckheimer’s Eleventh Hour (2008) on CBS Primetime. Marley Shelton made her feature debut in Grand Canyon (1991). Since then, she has starred in numerous box office hits including The Sandlot (1993) as Wendy, Trojan War (1997) as Brooke, Never Been Kissed (1999), The Bachelor (1999), Valentine (2001), Sugar & Spice (2001), Just a Kiss (2002), Uptown Girls (2003), Don’t Come Knocking (2005), Sin City (2005), Grindhouse (2007), Nixon (1995), Warriors of Virtue (1997), and, most recently, A Perfect Getaway (2009), “Our Lady of Victory”, and Women in Trouble (2009)

Heather Graham or Heather Joan Graham was on born January 29th 1970 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is an American actress.Heather Graham  was raised by her strictly Catholic father, who worked for the FBI, and mother, a former school teacher and author. She and her sister, named Aimee Graham who is also an actress. Heather Graham had a passion for acting from an early age and despite being labeled a ‘theater geek’ by her peers, she was voted Most Talented by her high school senior class. Unfortunately, her love of acting created a tension between Heather Graham and her family although her mother obligingly drove her to auditions in Hollywood throughout her adolescence.  After high school Heather Graham moved to Los Angeles and received small roles in a variety of films including Drugstore Cowboy (1989). When her career did not take off as quickly as was hoped, Heather enrolled in the University of California at Los Angeles to get her degree in drama. It was at UCLA that she was noticed by actor James Woods and received a subsequent part in a film Woods starred in, Diggstown (1992). Heather Graham dropped out of UCLA after two years to pursue her acting career on a full time basis. Aside from gaining a modeling contract with Emanuel Ungaro Liberte, Heather has risen to star in such films as Swingers (1996), a role she received after being taken out swing dancing by Jon Favreau, to blockbusters like Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), and Boogie Nights (1997). Heather Graham starred in a number of movies ranging from studio films to major films like Committed (2000), Say It Isn’t So (2001), Anger Management (2003), Mary (2005), Gray Matters (2007), The Hangover (2009) and The Hangover Part III (2013). She also had a role in the TV series Scrubs in 2004, before starring as the title character in the short-lived (one episode) Emily’s Reasons Why Not in 2006. Widely regarded as a sex symbol, she often appears in magazines’ Most Beautiful and Sexiest lists. Heather Graham is also a public advocate for Children International, and supported the climate change campaign Global Cool in 2007.

Actresses Heather Graham and Marley Shelton looks alike. Do not get confused with these two actresses in movies. Both women are blond and beautiful

Who does Isaac Hayes look like

On the left is Beres Hammond while on the right is Isaac Hayes.

Beres Hammond  was born Hugh Beresford Hammond on 28th August 1955 in Annotto Bay, Saint Mary, Jamaica. He is a reggae singer/musician known for his romantic lovers rock and soulful voice in reggae music. His career began in the 1970s but he became more popularly known in the 1990s. His 2012 album One Love, One Life topped the Billboard Reggae Albums chart. In January 2014 it was nominated for a Grammy Award. Beres Hammond songs are religiously played in communities, at events and special occasions in the West Indies and in West Indian culture. Some of he biggest song or most popular songs include his songs “Sweet Lies” and ” Love Means Never To Say You Sorry”.

Isaac Hayes  was born Isaac Lee Hayes, Jr. on August 20th 1942. He grew up picking cotton in Covington, Tennessee. He became an American songwriter, musician, singer, actor, and voice actor. Isaac Hayes was one of the creative influences behind the southern soul music label Stax Records, where he served both as an in-house songwriter and as a record producer, teaming with his partner David Porter during the mid-1960s. Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Bill Withers, the Sherman Brothers, Steve Cropper, and John Fogerty were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005 in recognition of writing scores of notable songs for themselves, the duo Sam & Dave, Carla Thomas, and others. Isaac Hayes was a multi-talented composer, singer and arranger who plays the piano, vibraphone and saxophone equally well. In 1971 he won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for a Motion Picture for the “Theme from Shaft” (1970) and was nominated for Best Original Dramatic Score for Shaft (1971). The hit song “Soul Man”, written by Hayes and Porter and first performed by Sam & Dave, has been recognized as one of the most influential songs of the past 50 years by the Grammy Hall of Fame. The song was also honored by The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, by Rolling Stone magazine, and by the RIAA as one of the Songs of the Century. On August 10th 2008 Isaac Hayes died.

Isaac Hayes and Beres Hammond are two musical talents that look alike. Both men have a goatee and a low hair cut. Both of these men wear glasses and are born in the month of August.

Who does Philip Hoffman look like?

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman and singer Elton John look alike.

Philip Seymour Hoffman was born on July 23rd 1967 and died February 2nd 2014. He was an American actor and director. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 2005 biographical film Capote, was nominated three times for Best Supporting Actor and also received three Tony Award nominations for his work in theater. Philip Seymour Hoffman began his acting career in 1991, and the following year he began to appear in films. He gained recognition for his supporting work in a series of notable films, including Scent of a Woman (1992), Twister (1996), Boogie Nights (1997), The Big Lebowski (1998), Patch Adams (1998), Magnolia (1999), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), Almost Famous (2000), Red Dragon (2002), 25th Hour (2002), Punch-Drunk Love (2002) and Cold Mountain (2003). His three other Academy Award nominations came for his supporting work in Charlie Wilson’s War (2007), Doubt (2008) and The Master (2012). Other critically acclaimed films in his later years included Owning Mahowny (2003), Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (2007), The Savages (2007), Synecdoche, New York (2008), Moneyball (2011) and The Ides of March (2011). In 2010, Hoffman made his feature film directorial debut with Jack Goes Boating. Philip Seymour Hoffman was an accomplished theater actor and director. He joined the LAByrinth Theater Company in 1995, and directed and performed in numerous stage productions. His performances in three Broadway plays led to three Tony Award nominations: two for Best Leading Actor, in True West (2000) and Death of a Salesman (2012), and one for Best Featured Actor in Long Day’s Journey into Night (2003). He was a funny memorable actor in the movie Along Came Polly (2004) as Sandy Lyle with Ben Stiller as Reuben Feffer and Jennifer Aniston as Polly Prince. Philip Seymour Hoffman died February 2nd 2014 from want was suspected as a drug overdose.

Elton John was born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25th  March 1947 in Pinner, London, United Kingdom. He is an English singer-songwriter, composer, pianist, record producer, and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date. He received a British title naming him Sir Elton Hercules John for Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, including seven consecutive No. 1 US albums, fifty-eight Billboard Top 40 singles, twenty-seven Top 10, four No. 2 and nine No. 1. For 31 consecutive years (1970–2000) he has had at least one song in the Billboard Hot 100. He has the most No. 1 hits on US Adult Contemporary Chart (16 No. 1’s). His single “Candle in the Wind 1997” sold over 33 million copies worldwide and is “the best-selling single of all time”. He has received six Grammy Awards, five Brit Awards – winning two awards for Outstanding Contribution to Music and the first Brits Icon in 2013, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Tony Award, a Disney Legend award, and the Kennedy Center Honors in 2004. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked him Number 49 on its list of 100 influential musicians of the rock and roll era. In 2008, Billboard ranked him the most successful male solo artist on “The Billboard Hot 100 Top All-Time Artists” (third overall). The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD), an organization that perceived Eminem’s lyrics to be homophobic. So show the world he was not homophobic Eminem performed with Elton John at the 43rd Grammy Awards ceremony in 2001. Entertainment Weekly put it on its end-of-the-decade, “best-of” list, saying, “It was the hug heard ’round the world. Eminem, under fire for homophobic lyrics, shared the stage with a gay icon for a performance of “Stan” that would have been memorable in any context.

The late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman and British gay singer Elton John look alike.

 

Who does Brooke from Basket Wives look like

On the left is singer Kandi Burruss and on the right is Brooke Bailey of Basketball Wives LA.

Kandi Burruss was born on May 17th 1976 in Atlanta, Georgia. Kandi Burruss is better known by her stage names Kandi or Kandi Girl and is an American singer-songwriter, actress, record producer, and television personality. She is also a former member of the group Xscape from Atlanta. Kandi is now working on her music and Bravo has greenlit her new reality show, The Kandi Factory. “The Kandi Factory will capture a unique look at her successful music career as Kandi transforms two music hopefuls into the next big pop star.” She is also running a sex toy company called Bedroom Kandi. In 2009, Kandi joined the second season of the Bravo reality series, The Real Housewives of Atlanta.

Brooke Bailey better known as Brooke from BBWLA was born July 13th 1975 in South Central Los Angeles. Brooke Bailey joined the cast of the reality series, “Basketball Wives: Los Angeles” in the second season. Brooke Bailey is the ex-girlfriend of Rashard Lewis was plays small forward/power forward in the NBA. Brooke Bailey works as a model and music video actress. She has appeared in videos for Lil Wayne, Akon, 50 Cent, and P. Diddy, among other artists, and has appeared in such magazines as Smooth, King Magazine, and Low Rider Magazine. She also appeared on the Candy Girl’s reality show, and as a model on Nick Cannon’s “Wild ‘n’ Out”. Brooke’s most notable claim to fame is her stint on E’s “Candy Girls” reality show, but fellas might remember her from Lil Wayne’s music video for “Lollipop.” She made appearances on “Short Circuitz” on MTV with Nick Cannon, “Ballers” on BET as Dj Brooke with John Salley and Claudia Jordan. Soon after she was asked to be a part of the cast of E! Tv networks reality show “Candy Girls” in 2009. She interviewed artists Flo Rida on an E! News special and artist Common at a 2009 AllStar event. Brooke made first film debut in the movie “Video Girl” starring Meagan Good. In Basketball Wives: Los Angeles she had a fight with Jackie Christie.

Singer Kandi Burruss and Brooke Bailey of BBWLA look alike. They are both female reality TV look alikes. These dark chocolate color skin women share some unique similarities.

Who does Seth Green look like

On the left is Patrick Liotard-Vogt  while on the right is Seth Green.

Swiss entrepreneur and investor Patrick Liotard-Vogt purchased the controlling stake, and became the company’s Chairman of ASMALLWORLD. Patrick Liotard-Vogt known for his red hair (flame-haired) is the owner of ASMALLWORLD a social media network that is called the ‘MySpace for millionaires’. The reason it is known as the ‘MySpace for millionaires’ is because to join, one must either receive an invitation from an existing member, or have their application approved by a panel of club-trustees, including the President and CEO of ASMALLWORLD. ASMALLWORLD’s current membership pool includes international tycoons and CEOs, nobility, world-famous celebrities, sportsmen, politicians, financiers, and editrixes among others. “’ASMALLWORLD’” (ASW) is a members-only travel and social club, founded in 2004 as one of the first social networks. The site re-launched in Spring 2013, and currently accepts membership-applications. Unlike Facebook and Myspace, ASMALLWORLD is an extremely exclusive network, with a rigorous membership-vetting procedure.

Seth Green was born in Philadelphia and has worked as an actor and screen writer in movies and television since he was seven. Seth Green and Matthew Senreich created/executive produced/wrote and directed the Emmy-winning, Robot Chicken (2005). Seth Green provides the voice of “Chris Griffin” on Family Guy (1999) and is consulting on Lucasfilm’s upcoming animated comedic “Star Wars” series. Seth Green appeared in the film It (as Richie Tozier, age 12), Ticks in 1993, he appeared in all three Austin Powers movies as Dr. Evil’s son, Scott, and Enemy of the State and The Italian Job as a computer specialist. He was also in the films Can’t Hardly Wait, Rat Race, Without a Paddle, Idle Hands and Party Monster and Old DogsSeth Green also had a role in the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer. In 1994, he starred alongside Jennifer Love Hewitt in the short-lived series The Byrds of Paradise. He worked with Hewitt again in 1998’s Can’t Hardly Wait. Seth Green has starred on Fox’s Greg the Bunny and guest-starred on The X-Files, That ’70s Show, Will & Grace, MADtv, Reno 911!, Entourage, Grey’s Anatomy, The Wonder Years, Heroes and My Name Is Earl.

Patrick Liotard-Vogt and Seth Green are red hair (flame-haired or fire haired) look alikes. Both these men have beards and long  hair with very close facial features.

Who does Drake look like?

On the left is soccer football player Aaron Lennon while on the right is rapper Drake.

Aaron Lennon who`s full name is Aaron Justin Lennon was born on 16th  April 1987. He is an English soccer footballer. He plays as a right winger for Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League and the England national team. Aaron Lennon is biracial coming from an English Jamaican father and English Irish mother.

Rapper Drake also known as Drizzy Drake was born Aubrey Drake Graham on October 24th 1986 Toronto, Ontario in Canada. Drake is of mixed hertitage (biracial) being born of a Jewish mother and Black father. He was famous before rap music as he played the role of Jimmy Brooks on the television series Degrassi: The Next Generation. He became more famous when he started getting noticed for his rapping talent which lead to him being signed to Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment. “Best I Ever Had” and the hit “Successful” gained alot of air play. His first studio album, Thank Me Later (2010), debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 and generated notable singles, “Over” and “Find Your Love”. It was certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). His second album, Take Care (2011), is his most successful to date, topping charts in the United States and Canada and producing multiple hit singles, including “Headlines”, “Take Care”, “Make Me Proud”, and “The Motto”, the last of which is also credited for popularizing the widely used acronym YOLO. Drake has sold over 5 million albums worldwide. His work has earned him a Grammy Award, three Juno Awards, six BET Awards, and holds several significant Billboard records. With twelve number-one singles, Drake has more than any other artist on Billboard’s Hot Rap Songs chart. With ten number-one singles, he also has more than any other rapper on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, passing Jay-Z in August 2012. He is one of two artists (the other being 50 Cent) that has simultaneously occupied the chart’s top three positions. Drake made very successful features on songs Moment 4 Life with Nicki Minaj, Pop That with French Montana, What’s My Name with Rihanna, F*ckin Problems with A$AP Rocky, Diced Pineapples with Rick Ross and Aston Martin Music with Rick Ross. Not to mention some of his other own hit singles such as ForeverHeadlines, The Motto, and Started From The Bottom.

Rapper Drake and soccer player Aaron Lennon look alike. They are both light skin biracial men.

latin look alikes

On the left is Bruno Mars while on the right is Erik Estrada.

Bruno Mars is a singer who was born Peter Gene Hernandez on October 8th 1985 in Honolulu, Hawaii, where he was also raised. He came from a family of musicians. Bruno Mars name is sometime mispelled Brono Mars. Bruno Mars began making music at a young age and performed in various musical venues in his hometown throughout his childhood. He graduated from high school and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a musical career. Mars produced songs for other artists, co-founding production team The Smeezingtons. Bruno Mars had an unsuccessful stint with Motown Records, but then signed with Atlantic in 2009. Bruno Mars became recognized as a solo artist after lending his vocals to the songs “Nothin’ on You” by B.o.B, and “Billionaire” by Travie McCoy, which were worldwide successes, and for which he co-wrote the hooks. He also co-wrote the songs “Right Round” by Flo Rida featuring Ke$ha, and “Wavin’ Flag” by K’naan, allowing him to work with an assortment of artists from various genres. Mars’ debut studio album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010), peaked at number three on the Billboard 200, anchored by the worldwide number-one singles “Just the Way You Are” and “Grenade”, as well as by the single “The Lazy Song”. The album was nominated for seven Grammy Awards, winning Best Pop Vocal Performance for “Just The Way You Are”. His second album, Unorthodox Jukebox (2012), peaked at number one in the United States. The album spawned the international singles “Locked Out of Heaven”, “When I Was Your Man” and the moderate success “Treasure”. Bruno Mars has sold 10 million albums during his 3-year singing career and 58 million singles worldwide. His combined downloaded works as a singer, songwriter, and producer total over $115 million . As a solo artist he has had five number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and seven top-ten singles, only the second artist to do so after Richard Marx. “Just the Way You Are” sold 12.5 million copies and contributed to Mars becoming the best-selling digital artist in 2011. In 2011, Mars was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world. In 2014, he was ranked number one on the Forbes 30 under 30 list. As a young boy Bruno Mars spent time  impersonating Elvis Presley who had a major impact on his musical career. He also looked up to and watched singer Prince. Bruno Mars song “The Lazy Song” has over 459,654,545 on YouTube. In 2014 Bruno Mars released a song called When I Was Your Man.

Actor Erik Estrada was born Henry Enrique Estrada on March 16 th1949 in Manhattan, New York City. He is of Puerto Rican descent.  Erik Estrada is known for his major acting role as a reserve police officer in the 1977–1983 television series CHiPs. He later became known for his work in Spanish language telenovelas, and in more recent years, his appearances in reality television shows and infomercials and as a regular voice on the Adult Swim series Sealab 2021. In the 1970 film version of The Cross and the Switchblade,  Erik Estrada made his film debut in the role of Nicky Cruz alongside Pat Boone who played the role of David Wilkerson. In 1974, Estrada took part in the disaster film, Airport 1975. Erik Estrada was also a starring figure in the movies Guns (1990), Sealab 2021 (2000) and Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002).

These two celebrities look like family. Anyone that looks at Erik Estrada and Bruno Mars will automatically think they are related. Erik Estrada and Bruno Mars look like father and son.

 

ageable white women that act

On the left is actress Tracy McMullan while on the right is actress Anne Archer.

Tracy McMullan is an actress, known for Better Living Through Chemistry (2014).

Anne Archer was born on August 24th 1947 in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of actors Marjorie Lord and John Archer who also had careers in acting. Anne Archer has appeared in films such as Paradise Alley, Short Cuts, Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger, Man of the House and Fatal Attraction, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award. She was named Miss Golden Globe in 1971. Anne Archer was nominated for an Academy Award, a Golden Globe and the British (BAFTA) Academy Award for her role as Michael Douglas’ sympathetic, tortured wife, “Beth Gallagher”, in Adrian Lyne’s 1987 thriller Fatal Attraction (1987). Archer is also well-known for her poignant Golden Globe-winning performance in the ensemble cast of Robert Altman’s Short Cuts (1993) and for playing CIA agent Jack Ryan’s beleaguered wife, “Cathy”, in Patriot Games (1992) and Clear and Present Danger (1994), both based on Tom Clancy bestsellers. She recently completed a starring role opposite Courteney Cox in the independent feature November (2004) and is currently in production on Revolution Studios’ comedy Man of the House (2005), portraying “Prof. Molly McCarthy” opposite Tommy Lee Jones. She will soon be seen in Showtime’s provocative new series The L Word (2004) with Jennifer Beals, Mia Kirshner and Pam Grier. Anne Archer also appeared in the movie Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009) as Vonda Volkom with Matthew McConaughey as Connor Mead and Breckin Meyer as Paul.

Actresses Anne Archer and Tracy McMullan look alike. They are celebrity twins or famous women who look alike. These two are mature women who still manage to look refined and beautiful for their age.

Who does B.o.B look like?

Lamont Hill on the left and rapper B.o.B on the right.

Marc Lamont Hill or Dr. Marc Lamont Hill better known as simply Lamont Hill who was born December 17th1978 is an American academic, journalist, author, activist, and television personality. He currently serves as an Associate Professor at Teachers College, Columbia University. Hill is also an affiliated faculty member in African American Studies at the Institute for Research in African American Studies at Columbia University. He hosts the nationally syndicated television show Our World with Black Enterprise and online HuffPost Live. Lamont Hill is also a BET News correspondent and a CNN political commentator. Lamont Hill is one of the leading hip-hop generation intellectuals in the country. His work, which covers topics such as culture, politics, and education, has appeared in numerous journals, magazines, books, and anthologies.  Lamont Hill has lectured widely and provides regular commentary for media outlets like NPR, Washington Post, Essence Magazine, and the New York Times. Lamont Hill is an award-winning writer, columnist and editor-at-large for the Philadelphia Daily News. In 2009, Lamont Hill joined the faculty of Columbia University as Associate Professor of Education at Teachers College. He currently holds an affiliated faculty appointment in African American Studies at the Institute for Research in African American Studies at Columbia University. Since his days as a youth in Philadelphia, Lamont Hill has been a social justice activist and organizer. He is a founding board member of My5th, a non-profit organization devoted to educating youth about their legal rights and responsibilities. He is also a board member and organizer of the Philadelphia Student Union. Lamont Hill also works closely with the ACLU Drug Reform Project, focusing on drug informant policy. In addition to his political work, Lamont Hill continues to work directly with African American and Latino youth. In 2001, he started a literacy project that uses hip-hop culture to increase school engagement and reading skills among high school students. He also continues to organize and teach adult literacy courses for high school dropouts in Philadelphia and Camden. In 2005, Ebony Magazine named him one of America’ top 30 Black leaders under 30 years old. In 2011, Ebony named him one of America’s 100 most influential Black leaders. Lamont Hill or Dr. Hill is the author of two books: Beats, Rhymes, and Classroom Life: Hip-Hop Pedagogy and the Politics of Identity and The Classroom and the Cell: Conversations on Black life in America. He is also co-editor of three books: Media, Learning, and Sites of Possibility; Schooling Hip-Hop: New Directions in Hip-Hop Based Education; and The Anthropology of Education Reader. He is currently completing two manuscripts: Knowledge of Self: Race, Masculinity, and the Politics of Reading; and First Class Jails/Second Class Schools: Education in the Age of Incarceration.

B.o.B is a rapper from Decatur, Georgia. He was born Bobby Ray Simmons, Jr. on November 15th 1988. In 2006, B.o.B was discovered by Brian Richardson, who then brought him to TJ Chapman, who then brought him to American record producer Jim Jonsin. After hearing his music, Jonsin subsequently signed B.o.B to his Rebel Rock Entertainment imprint. A couple of years later, Jonsin and B.o.B signed a joint venture deal with Atlantic and American rapper T.I.’s Grand Hustle Records. B.o.B quickly rose to fame after his commercial debut single “Nothin’ on You”, reached number one in both the United States and the United Kingdom. He would later release his third single “Airplanes”, which also topped several music charts. His fifth single “Magic”, became his third top ten hit on the Billboard Hot 100. B.o.B‘s debut studio album The Adventures of Bobby Ray, which was preceded by two extended plays (EPs) and several mixtapes, was released on April 27, 2010. The album reached number one on the US Billboard charts and was eventually certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Later that year, B.o.B was named the ninth “Hottest MC in the Game of 2010” by MTV, on their annual list. B.o.B released his second studio album Strange Clouds, on May 1, 2012. Strange Clouds spawned six singles, four of which charted exceptionally well internationally. The song “Strange Clouds”, the album’s eponymous lead single, became his fourth top ten hit on the Billboard Hot 100. The singles “So Good”, “Both of Us” and “Out of My Mind”, followed behind, with the former two being certified platinum by the RIAA. The album itself debuted at number five on the Billboard 200. His third album Underground Luxury, was released in December 2013 and supported by the lead single “We Still in This Bitch”. B.o.B is currently working on the Grand Hustle compilation album and is set to release an EP which will only include rock music, as well as a collaborative album with his Grand Hustle label-boss T.I., all in the near future. In 2013 B.o.B was featured on a T.I. single called Memories Back Then (feat. Kendrick Lamar, B.o.B. & Kris Stephens).

Lamont Hill or Dr.Lamont Hill and Hip Hop rapper B.o.B look alike. These Black/ African American men have brown skin, a goatee and are low trimmed hair cuts.