Shia LaBeouf as John McEnroe and Sverrir Gudnason as Borg in new film “We knew him. We knew when he was upset or happy just from the look,” she recalls. begin >> Working on set of some of the greatest movies or television shows can mean many things for the biggest stars in the world. On the one hand, they get to do what they are likely most passionate about On the other hand, working on set for so many days and hours with people [ ]. Bill Paxton, Actor: Aliens. Bill Paxton was born on May 17, in Fort Worth, Texas. He was the son of Mary Lou (Gray) and John Lane Paxton, a .