Unbelievable photos that have been used as a main pic for some of the stars profile.(was it intentional and them being creative?) Some do not do justice to these talented individuals. I will continually up-date this list as I encounter more weird pics. And I will also delete some from this list as they change for the better and /or a more favorable pic is exchanged.Your feedback is appreciated...
Born in Örebro, Sweden and raised in Kumla & Örebro, Nikki says she was bitten by the "acting bug" after her first school play in the 3rd grade. The play was "Yellow Submarine" and Nikki played the yellow submarine of course. Nikki has been working in the TV & film industry for 10 years. After graduating college she moved from Sweden to California...
Logan Fry was born William Logan Fry in Columbus, Ohio in September, 1944. The son of a Federal Administrative Law Judge and an elementary school teacher, he graduated from Oberlin College in 1967 and Case Western University Law School in 1970, concurrently serving in Artillery, then Judge Advocate General...
Don Abernathy has studied a variety of film production disciplines from Theatre, Grip, Set Lighting, Cinematography, Screenwriting, Film History, Directing, Producing and Production Sound from an eclectic group of community colleges and universities including Loyola Marymount University, El Camino College...
Highly acclaimed English actor, playwright, author and director continues to set the benchmark in stunning, intense performances on both stage and screen. Berkoff was born in Stepney, London in August 1937 and received dramatic arts training in both Paris and London and then moved on to performing with several repertory companies...
7th Degree Black Belt Billy Blanks had one of the greatest karate fight records in the sport's long history. Blanks was a 7-time world karate champion, the first Amateur Athletic Union Champ in 1975, the 1984 Massachusetts Golden Gloves Boxing Champion, and the Tri-State Golden Gloves Champion of Champions...
“ This seems to be a pic of the film crew filming "Bonanza" in which Canary was starring in!? ” - gattonero975
Elisha Cook Jr.
Although this pint-sized actor started out in films often in innocuous college-student roles in mid-30s rah-rahs, playing alongside the likes of a pretty Gloria Stuart
or a young, pre-"Oz" Judy Garland
, casting directors would soon enough discover his flair for portraying intense neurotics or spineless double-dealers...
Lola Crèton is a French actress. Her first debut was in a short film, Imago. Her first serious role was in Barbe-Bleu, directed by Catherine Breillat. She plays Camille in Goodbye first love, a film by Mia Hansen Løve. The film was an official selection at Locarno and New York Film Festival.
Emilio Estevez was born on May 12, 1962, in New York City. He is the eldest son of actor Martin Sheen
, who at the time was just breaking into the business. His mother, Janet Sheen
(née Templeton), was a former New York art student who had met Emilio's father right after he had moved to Manhattan...
“ He's not even in the pic for crying out loud!!?? ” - gattonero975
An actor with a talent for mining the neuroses of his characters for both comedic and dramatic effect and a filmmaker adept at exploring the philosophical questions at the heart of the human experience, Adam Goldberg has solidified his position as a versatile and unique talent. Goldberg was born in Santa Monica...
Robert Francis 'Bobcat' Goldthwait, born May 26, 1962, is an American comedian. He is most widely known for his high pitch voice during his comedy acts. He was born in Syracuse, New York in 1962. He decided on a career as a comedian at an early age and was performing professionally while still in high school at the age of 15...
Best remembered for his raunchy humor, Robin Harris became famous in supporting roles in movies such as Do The Right Thing as Sweet Dick Willie and House Party. He has left a legacy that fans and actors will truly miss due to his career which was cut by a massive heart attack at the age of 36. Spike Lee dedicated Mo'Better Blues to Harris after his untimely death.
“ The late great Harris in his deleted scene from Alien! lol ” - gattonero975
Kevin Peter Hall
This African American actor attended Penn Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He started his junior year at 6' 5" and finished it at 6' 9"! He played basketball throughout his high-school years and won a scholarship. He averaged 18 points a game and 10 rebounds! He played basketball during college...
Anyone who loves B-movies of the 1950s appreciates this lovely actress Allison Hayes. She was born Mary Jane Hayes on March 6, 1930 in Charleston, West Virginia. The raven-haired beauty was the 1949 Washington, D.C. entry into the Miss America pageant. Shortly afterwards, Mary Jane adopted the familiar first name of Allison...
Henry Hull, the actor who created the role of Jeeter on Broadway in "Tobacco Road," was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on October 13, 1890, the son of a drama critic. Originally intending to become an engineer, Hull became an actor and made his Broadway debut in "Green Stockings" less than two weeks before his 21st birthday...
“ Same thing as the late great William Marshall(who is also on this list) ” - gattonero975
Steve James was often cast in action movies as the hero's sidekick, despite usually being a better actor and fighter than the star. James was raised in New York City, attended C.W. Post College as an Arts and Film major, and upon graduating, became involved in stage work and TV commercials. He started in film as a stuntman...
The personification of class and cultivation on the movie screen, comely actress Kay Johnson forsook a prominent stage and film career in order to play wife to actor John Cromwell
and mother to their two children. Still and all, the elegant actress, reminiscent in looks and style to that of Irene Dunne
and Judith Anderson
Paul Kampf is a 25-year veteran in the entertainment industry. He is an actor, director, writer, producer and most recently a teacher at his own acting and production training studio Paul Kampf Studios. He was a founding member and Artistic Director of Breadline Theatre Group in Chicago. Under his guidance...
An actor with a powerful physique, booming voice and who has played several "Native American" characters, Sonny Landham first broke into mainstream film with a bit part as a police officer in Walter Hill's gang film The Warriors
, then other minor roles in Southern Comfort
, before Walter Hill cast him in his first decent role as James Remar
's gun happy...
“ Looks like Freddy Krueger! lol ” - gattonero975
Born in New York City on June 25, 1925, the daughter of actors Gene Lockhart
and Kathleen Lockhart
, June Lockhart made her professional debut at age eight in a Metropolitan Opera production of "Peter Ibbetson", playing Mimsey in the dream sequence. In the mid-1930s, the Lockharts relocated to California...
“ Yes she will always be remembered for her role in Lost in Space but there must be a solo pic of her instead of this promo pic for the show!? ” - gattonero975
“ A great actor in one of his greatest roles, but come on, there has to be a pic representing himself without all that make-up... ” - gattonero975
Robert Nolan is stage, screen and television actor. He is the narrator of History TV's 'The Real Inglorious Bastards' directed by Gemini-winner Min Sook Lee which won the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards' "Best History or Biography Documentary Program or Series' award. Robert Nolan's adaptability on-screen stems from a richly varied life...
Two-time Golden Globe nominee and SAG Award nominated actor Chris Noth stars on Season 3 FX's critically acclaimed drama "Tyrant "and has two independent films coming out this year. On "Tyrant," Noth enters the show in its third season premiering in July, starring as Gen. William Cogswell, an exiled...
Although he came to be called "Hollywood's Irishman in Residence"--and, along with good friends James Cagney
, Allen Jenkins
, Frank McHugh
and a few others were called "The Irish Mafia"--and he often played Irish immigrants, Pat O'Brien was US-born and -bred. As a young boy the devoutly Roman Catholic O'Brien considered entering the seminary to study for the priesthood...
Anita Pallenberg is probably best known for her romantic links to three of the original Rolling Stones. She was born in Italy in 1944. She became a model and appeared on covers of magazines such as Vogue. In 1965, she began dating Brian Jones
. Subsequently, she left him for Keith Richards
Robert C. Pemelton
Robert was born in Houston, Texas in August, 1962. Graduating High School in 1980, Robert went from job to job, waiting tables to construction. Always an avid surfer, he landed a job in a coastal resort in Mexico, working for several months as a Bartender. After returning to the United States, he joined the U.S...
Born to a Nigerian father and a Ghanian mother in Huddersfield, England. His early childhood was spent in Lagos, Nigeria. He went to Command Secondary School Lagos and then went to Ahmadu Bello University Zaria to study Chemistry. While in the University,he became more interested in the entertainment world...
Patricia Quinn was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She was beginning to break into television when she was offered the role of "the Usherette/Magenta" in Richard O'Brien
's "Rocky Horror Show", the role she would become best known for. Patricia continued to work hard after "Rocky Horror" and soon...
“ Rickey's not even in the picture!!?? He's the one in drag in a blue dress on the left!? ” - gattonero975
Cute, bubbly and adorable actress Carol Speed achieved a considerable amount of cult cinema popularity with her often lively and delightful contributions to a handful of enjoyably down'n'dirty 1970s blaxploitation features. She was born Carolyn Stewart on March 14, 1945, in Bakersfield, California...
Christopher Stone was an occasional lead and supporting actor. Although he never achieved major stardom, he was still quite a busy actor in films and on television throughout the 1980s and early 90s. Stone achieved his first major role as "Dr. Pooch Hardin" on the 1970s TV series The Interns
You could shoehorn actor Van Williams right in there between the other tall, dark and drop-jaw gorgeous heartthrobs Tom Tryon
and John Gavin
of the late 1950s/early 1960s who conveyed a similar bland, heroic image. All three were too often given colorless heroes to play on film and/or TV -- roles that played off their charm but seldom tested their talent...
“ a great pic of Williams in his most iconic role but is there one without the mask? ” - gattonero975