On September 5th, 1975 the world was blessed with one of the most talented actresses around today. Rose McGowan, was born second oldest with five brothers and sisters.. Rose grew up in the "Children of God" religion in Florence, Italy and did not even speak english until the age of ten when her mother decided to move to america after her father fan off with one of the group's child-minders. After leaving italy when she was ten (the commune when she was 15), she was pretty much on her own. Over the years, she had a variety of jobs and often had to lie about her age in order to get them. She worked as a waitress, sales clerk, ticket taker, and other minimum wage jobs. Always a bit rebellious, Rose took drugs, got "kidnapped", and put in rehab, escaped, lived on the streets, and hung out in Portland's gay clubs, bouncing back and forth between her folks and her posh aunt. Rose went to several beauty schools, and eventually followed a boyfrend to L.A. While she was their, she started her acting career with a cameo in the movie "Encino Man" back in 1992, from their she went on to do more breath taking movies such as "The Doom Generation", "Lewis And Clark and George", and the infamous "Scream". In 2000, Rose had a roll in the wrestling movie "Ready to Rumble", starring David Arquette. Rose played a nitro dancer named "sasha". Rose McGowan has just got out of a 3 1/2 year relationship with rocker Marilyn Manson. They met at the 1997 premere for the movie Gummo. They were engaged to be married, but there lifestyle differances parted them. Rose is now single. Currently, Rose has recently completed the movie Monkeybone (rose plays "kitty"), and it is set to be released 23/feb/01. Her next projects include the movie "Fast Sofa", and "Rat in the Can". (Copied from The Realm of Rose.)
Paige is the long-lost half-sister to Piper and Phoebe. She was the result of their Mother's affair with her whitelighter, Sam. She was put up for adoption, when Patty and Sam feared that Prue, Piper, and Phoebe would be denied their powers of "they" found out. Paige now joins the Charmed Ones as the new youngest sister. She's a recovering alcoholic, with the powers of a witch and a whitelighter.
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