animal rights advocatesby Hayduke555 | created - 12 Sep 2013 | updated - 12 Oct 2014 | Public
active animal advocates, animal rights activists, animal liberationists
1. Peter Singer
Writer | Henry: One Man's Way
Pete Singer is a pioneer animal rights philosopher.
Along with Tom Regan, Singer helped assemble and lead the first animal rights and animal liberation movements of the 1960s.
His novel Animal Liberation is considered a monumental, ground-breaking piece of philosophical literature. Animal Rights ...
Writer | O.K. Crackerby!
Cleveland Amory was born on September 2, 1917 in Nahant, Massachusetts, USA. He is known for his work on O.K. Crackerby! (1965), Robert Montgomery Presents (1950) and The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948). He was married to Martha Hodge and Cora Fields Craddock. He died on October 14, ...
11. Brigid Brophy
Writer | The Wednesday Play
Brigid Brophy was born on June 12, 1929 in London, England as Brigid Antonia Brophy. She is known for her work on The Wednesday Play (1964), 2nd House (1973) and Take It or Leave It (1964). She was married to Michael Levey. She died on August 7, 1995 in Lough, Lincolnshire, England.
26. Gary Yourofsky
Cinematographer | Breaking Free 2
Born on August 19, 1970, Yourofsky holds a B.A. in journalism from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, and a radio/broadcasting degree from Specs Howard School of Broadcast Arts in Southfield, Michigan. As of September 14, 2012, Gary Yourofsky has given 2,388 lectures to more than 60,000 ...
28. Alex Pacheco
Director | Unnecessary Fuss
Alex Pacheco is a director and writer, known for Unnecessary Fuss (1984), Silver Spring Monkeys (1981) and I Am an Animal: The Story of Ingrid Newkirk and PETA (2007).
30. Tom Regan
Director | We Are All Noah
Tom Regan is a moral philosopher and pioneer animal-rights activist whose novel The Case For Animal Rights helped pave the way for the creation of animal protection laws.
Armed with a doctorate in philosophy and passion for protecting animals, Regan helped form the animal rights and animal liberation...
47. Jérôme Lescure
Director | A.L.F.
Jérôme Lescure graduated from various drama classes (Beaulieu 1991, Richelandière 1994, Thomas Briad 2001, Cours Florent 2002).
He has also been trained in film editing and web authoring.
In 1990, he begins his career as a Martial Arts performer, during five years. At the same times, he is hired to ...
50. Tonya Kay
Actress | The Fosters
Tonya Kay's brutally elegant work is coveted for the moxie, physicality and depth of the characters she creates.
You can see her as a series regular in the upcoming Puppet Master: Axis Termination series (El Rey Network) and lead film roles in A Better Place (Cannes), Dark Space and Earthtastrophe (...
54. Brigitte Bardot
Actress | Et Dieu... créa la femme
Brigitte Bardot was born on September 28, 1934 in Paris, France. Her father had an engineering degree and worked with his father in the family business. Brigitte's mother encouraged her daughter to take up music and dance, and she proved to be very adept at it. By the time she was 15, Brigitte was ...