Outlander star Caitriona Balfe
Place Of Birth: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Date Of Birth: 4 October 1979
Claim To Fame: Irish model turned actress Caitriona Balfe has won most fame for the hit fantasy TV series Outlander. Her lead role as Claire Beauchamp has also netted her a string of awards, particularly in her native Ireland. She had great success as a model before returning to her first choice career of acting. She grace the covers of the likes of Vogue and was ranked among the top 20 fashion models in the world at the time. Before her big acting break in Outlander, Caitriona appeared in quite a few high profile movies such as Super 8, Now You See Me and Escape Plan. Entertainment Weekly named her one of its 12 Breakout Stars of 2014. A year later, the award-winning Irish actress was named one of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People In The World.