Name: Anna Chlumsky (images | Web site | Twitter)
Hometown: Chicago, according to her Wikipedia profile -- and it was in Chicago where she pursued her higher education, earning a degree in International Studies at the University of Chicago, IMDB notes.
Her last name -- which means "hill" -- is of Czech origin. A cousin, Vik Foxx, has played drums for Vince Neil and the Australian band The Veronicas, Wikipedia notes.
Best Known For: Anna is best known for starring in two movies as a child actor -- My Girl (which paired her with Macauley Culkin) and My Girl 2, both of which featured Dan Ackroyd and Jamie Lee Curtis as her on-screen parents. Prior to those films, she had a small role in the John Candy film Uncle Buck.