Authors

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Tarvaris Jackson

Tarvaris D. Jackson (born April 21, 1983) is a former American football quarterback. Born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama, Jackson played college football at Arkansas and Alabama State, and in the National Football League (NFL) for the Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks, and Buffalo Bills.

Type: American football playerNationality: United States of America

Taryn Manning

Taryn Manning is an American actress, fashion designer, and singer-songwriter. She is the vocalist for electronic duo Boomkat and co-owner of the clothing brand Born Uniqorn. Manning gained her first major role as an actress in 2001 when she played the role of Maddy in Crazy/Beautiful.

Type: ActressNationality: American

Taryn Simon

Taryn Simon (born February 4, 1975) is an American multidisciplinary artist who works in photography, text, sculpture, and performance.

Type: photographerNationality: United States of America

Tasha Smith

Tasha Smith (born February 28, 1971) is an American actress, director and producer. She began her career starring on the NBC comedy series Boston Common (1996–97), and later has appeared in numerous movies and television shows.

Type: actor,model,television actorNationality: United States of America

Taslima Nasrin

Taslima Nasrin is a Bangladeshi author and former physician who has been living in exile since 1994. From a modest literary profile in the late 1980s, she rose to global fame by the end of the 20th century owing to her feminist views and her criticism of Islam in particular and of religion in general.

Type: Writer, poet, columnist, novelistNationality: Bangladeshi

Tate Donovan

Tate Buckley Donovan (born September 25, 1963) is an American actor and director, known for portraying Tom Shayes in Damages, Jimmy Cooper in The O.C., and the voice of the title character in the 1997 Disney animated film Hercules, the animated television series of the same name and in a few Kingdom Hearts video games.

Type: television actor,film actor,actor,voice actor,directorNationality: United States of America

Tate Taylor

Tate Taylor (born June 3, 1969) is an American filmmaker and actor. He is best known for directing The Help (2011), Get on Up (2014) and The Girl on the Train (2016).

Type: screenwriter,actor,film director,film producerNationality: United States of America

Tatiana de Rosnay

Tatiana de Rosnay (born 28 September 1961) is a Franco-British writer.

Type: screenwriter,writer,journalist,novelistNationality: England,France

Tatiana Maslany

Tatiana Gabriele Maslany (born September 22, 1985) is a Canadian actress. She is known for portraying multiple characters in the science fiction television series Orphan Black (2013–2017), which aired on Space in Canada and BBC America in the United States. For her work on Orphan Black, Maslany won a Primetime Emmy Award (2016), a TCA Award (2013), two Critics' Choice Awards (2013 and 2014), and five Canadian Screen Awards (2014–18), in addition to receiving a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. Maslany is the first Canadian actor in a Canadian series to win an Emmy in a key dramatic category.She has also appeared in television series such as Heartland (2008–2010), The Nativity (2010), and Being Erica (2009–2011). In 2013, she won an ACTRA Award for her lead role in the film Picture Day and the Phillip Borsos Award for her performance in the film Cas and Dylan. Her other notable films include Diary of the Dead (2007), Eastern Promises (2007), The Vow (2012), Woman in Gold (2015), Stronger (2017), and Destroyer (2018).

Type: actorNationality: Canada

Tatjana Patitz

Tatjana Patitz is a German-born, Swedish-raised supermodel, actress, and environmentalist. She rose to international prominence in the 1980s and 1990s, representing top fashion designers, campaigns, and collections.

Type: ModelNationality: German

Tatum O'Neal

Tatum Beatrice O'Neal is an American actress and author. She is the youngest person ever to win a competitive Academy Award, at the age of 10, which she won for her performance as Addie Loggins in Paper Moon opposite her father Ryan O'Neal. She then starred in The Bad News Bears in 1976, followed by Nickelodeon, and Little Darlings.

Type: Actress, authorNationality: American

Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Marisol Ali is an American actress and R&B singer, best known for her childhood role as Ashley Banks on the NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Currently, she stars as Tyana Jones on the TV One original sitcom Love That Girl!, and has a recurring role as Roxanne on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless.

Type: ActressNationality: American

Tatyana Tolstaya

Tatyana Nikitichna Tolstaya is a Russian writer, TV host, publicist, novelist, and essayist from the Tolstoy family.

Type: Writer, publicist, novelist, essayistNationality: Russian

Taubie Kushlick

Taubie Kushlick was a South African actress and producer. She became characterized as the self-styled First Lady of Theatre.

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Taufik Hidayat

Taufik Hidayat is an Indonesian badminton player. He is a former World and Olympic champion in men's singles. He has also won the Indonesian Open six times.

Type: AthleteNationality: Indonesian

Tavi Gevinson

Tavi Gevinson (born April 21, 1996) is an American writer, magazine editor, and actress. She came to public attention at the age of 12 due to her fashion blog Style Rookie. By the age of 15, she had shifted her focus to pop culture and feminist discussion.

Type: actor,writer,journalistNationality: United States of America

Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley is a talk show host, author, liberal political commentator, entrepreneur, advocate and philanthropist. Smiley was born in Gulfport, Mississippi, and grew up in Kokomo, Indiana. After attending Indiana University, he worked during the late 1980s as an aide to Tom Bradley, the mayor of Los Angeles.

Type: AuthorNationality: American

Tawakkol Karman

Tawakkol Abdel-Salam Karman (Arabic: توكل عبد السلام خالد كرمان‎ Tawakkul 'Abd us-Salām Khalid Karmān; also Romanized Tawakul, Tawakel) (born 7 February 1979) is a Yemeni journalist, politician, and human rights activist. She leads the group "Women Journalists Without Chains," which she co-founded in 2005. She became the international public face of the 2011 Yemeni uprising that is part of the Arab Spring uprisings. In 2011, she was reportedly called the "Iron Woman" and "Mother of the Revolution" by some Yemenis. She is a co-recipient of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, becoming the first Yemeni, the first Arab woman, and the second Muslim woman to win a Nobel Prize and the second youngest Nobel Peace Laureate to date.Karman gained prominence in her country after 2005 in her roles as a Yemeni journalist and an advocate for a mobile phone news service denied a license in 2007, after which she led protests for press freedom. She organized weekly protests after May 2007 expanding the issues for reform. She redirected the Yemeni protests to support the "Jasmine Revolution," as she calls the Arab Spring, after the Tunisian people overthrew the government of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in January 2011. She has been a vocal opponent who has called for the end of President Ali Abdullah Saleh's regime.A Saudi cable leak from WikiLeaks revealed that while publicly denouncing Saudi Arabia she was secretly arranging meetings with the Saudis to request their support. Karman lavished praise on the Saudis for pushing through a transition agreement that for many reformers, was seen as a deep betrayal of the revolution. She accused Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi of supporting the Houthis and Al Qaeda.

Type: politician,human rights activist,journalist,peace activistNationality: Yemen

Tawni O'Dell

Tawni O'Dell (born 1964) is an American novelist.

Type: writer,novelistNationality: United States of America