Biography Author Matching "Tony" (Sorted by Name Ascending)


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1. Alice Drummond

Actress | Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

Veteran character actress Alice Drummond was born May 21, 1928 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island to Sarah Irene (née Alker), a secretary, and Arthur Ruyter, an auto mechanic. She graduated from Pembroke College (Brown University) in 1950. She is best remembered as the frightened librarian at the beginning...

2. Alice Terry

Actress | The Magician

Alice started as an extra in films at age 15. She worked in "Inceville" and would appear as several characters in 'Civilization (1916)'. In 1917, she would meet director Rex Ingram and they would marry in 1921. It was also in 1921 that Alice would gain acclaim as Marguerite in 'The Four Horsemen of...

3. AmyBeth Parravano

Broad Squad

AmyBeth Parravano resides in Cranston RI been legendary performer, singer/songwriter guitarist pianist & mime artist! She has also appeared in several films as movie extra in Underdog, 27 Dresses, Haichiko to name a few. On Rhode Island local scene her TV show AmyBethPresents award winning on COX ...

4. Angela Cartwright

Actress | The Sound of Music

Born in England, Angela is the younger sister of actress Veronica Cartwright. As a child she was cast as the cute little stepdaughter, Linda Williams, on Make Room for Daddy (1953). She was on the show from 1957 to 1964. After that, she was cast as Brigitta in the popular Julie Andrews movie The ...

5. Anita Louise

Actress | The Little Princess

An actress from the age of 6, Anita appeared with Walter Hampden in the Broadway production of Peter Ibbetson. As a juvenile actor, Anita used the name Louise Fremault and made her film debut at 9 in the film The Sixth Commandment (1924). She continued to make films as a child actor, and in 1929, ...

6. Ann Harding

Actress | Holiday

Ann, born Dorothy Gatley, spent most of her childhood as an "army brat" constantly moving around before the family finally settled in New York. Ann first appeared on the stage while she spent a year attending Bryn Mawr College. She became a clerk and freelance script reader with a film company ...

7. Ann Sheridan

Actress | Kings Row

Ann Sheridan won the "Search for Beauty" contest which carried with it a Paramount screen test. Signed to a contract at 18, she was put into a number of small roles under her real name of Clara Lou Sheridan. As she got better, her name was changed to Ann. In 1936, after two dozen films, she went to...

8. Ann Sothern

Actress | The Whales of August

Ann Sothern's film career started as an extra in 1927. Originally a redhead, for the comedy roles she began to get she bleached her hair blond. After working at MGM and on Broadway, Ann was signed by Columbia Pictures for Let's Fall in Love (1933). The next year she would work with Eddie Cantor in ...

9. Anna Sten

Actress | Devushka s korobkoy

Born in Russia to a Ukrainian father and a Swedish mother, Anna Sten studied at the Russian Film Academy and joined the Moscow Art Theater. Strikingly beautiful, she went on to appear in a number of Russian silent films, but it was in the German film Der Mörder Dimitri Karamasoff (1931) that ...

10. Anthony Newen

Director | The Last Conversation

Tony Newen has acted in theatre and films but has made a transition behind the camera directing, shooting, and editing his own films. Tony works on all projects from promotional videos to music videos to narrative short films and feature length films. He is from the Washington D.C. Metropolitan ...

11. Anthony Torres

Director | Barrio Boys

Filmmaker Anthony Torres resides in Orlando, Florida. He began his film BASH in 1993 at the age of 20. He wrote and directed the film that summer, maxxing out his credit cards to get the film stock necessary to shoot out. Bash screened it in truncated form in 2003 at the Brouhaha Film and Video ...

12. Antonette Richmond

A native of Chicago, Illinois, Antonette (Toni Lynice) Richmond-Fountain discovered her true passion while working as a film extra. Toni trained at the Acting Studio Chicago. Toni loves film, theater and television and has worked in all three arenas. Her credits include "Shore" in "Shore & The Sea"...

13. Antonio I.S. Aguirre

Producer | Tapado: Fight for Justice

Antonio Ivan Aguirre, CPA,CIA,CFE,CRMA,CSI, MBA is one of the executive producer of the upcoming movie Tapado: Fight for Justice and is a founder of Piaya Network Broadcasting Corporation. Tony , as he is fondly known, is a Senior Instructor of Tapado , a Filipino martial arts based on Negros ...

14. Arthur Ripley

Director | The Chase

Arthur Ripley started his movie career as an apprentice at Kalem Pictures and then worked for several studios, including Vitagraph and Metro. By early 1920s he had become a gag writer for Mack Sennett. In 1923 Sennett signed vaudeville comic Harry Langdon and gave his writers the job of developing ...

15. Arthur Smith

Actor | Dallas Buyers Club

Arthur Smith was born in South London in 1954. He went to a grammar school and studied at the University of East Anglia in the classes of writer Malcolm Bradbury He has also worked as a road sweeper, dustman, warehouse worker and teacher. He started on the alternative comedy circuit in the 1980s, ...

16. Arthur Wontner

Actor | The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes

Arthur Wontner (1875-1960), the critics' choice. "No better "Sherlock Holmes" than Arthur Wontner is likely to be seen and heard in pictures, in our time... The keen, worn, kindly face and quiet prescient smile are out of the very pages of the book", Vincent Starrett's 'The Private Life of Sherlock...

17. Austin Nichols

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Austin Nichols was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and was raised in Austin, Texas until the age of eighteen, when he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 2002 with a degree in creative writing. His role in Six Feet Under led to ...

18. Barbara Lawrence

Actress | Unfaithfully Yours

Her career may have only lasted a dozen years, and the number of films slightly more than twenty, but Barbara appeared in some interesting productions. As a young girl, she was a model. While completing her studies at UCLA, she co-starred in half a dozen movies for 20th Century Fox. She appeared in...

19. Ben Galster

Director | Encounters

Ben is a director raised in Germany, living in London and Berlin. He originally studied Graphic Design in Germany before moving to London to study Fine Art at the Chelsea College of Art & Design, where he begun to make his first films. Ben started his professional life working as a Director's ...

20. Bessie Love

Actress | The Broadway Melody

Bessie Love was born in Texas. Her cowboy father moved the family to Hollywood, where he became a chiropractor. As the family needed money, Bessie's mother sent her to Biograph Studios, hoping she would become an actress. D.W. Griffith saw she was pretty and had some acting talent, and put her in ...

21. Bibi Besch

Actress | Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan

Bibi Besch was born in Vienna, Austria, to race car driver Gotfrid Köchert and actress Gusti Huber. She was a very busy supporting actress who had worked in television for over twenty years before being nominated for an Emmy Award as a supporting actress for Doing Time on Maple Drive (1992) and ...

22. Billie Burke

Actress | The Wizard of Oz

Billie Burke was born Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke on August 7, 1885 in Washington, D.C. Her father was a circus clown, and as a child she toured the United States and Europe with the circus (before motion pictures and after the stage, circuses were the biggest form of entertainment in the...

23. Billy Boyd

Actor | Tellurian

Billy Boyd is a rapper / producer / writer and designer from Arbroath in Scotland.

While at art school in Dundee (Scotland) he became friends with Gavin Bain (see also, Brains Mcloud) and the pair began to write and perform music together under the name 'Silibil n Brains'. The duo relocated to ...

24. Blanche Sweet

Actress | The Unpardonable Sin

Born into a family of show people, Blanche first appeared on the stage when she was 18 months old. Blanche was a dancer by the time she was four and a talented actress by 1909 when she started work at Biograph with D.W. Griffith. At 14, she was two years younger than Mary Pickford, but her maturity...

25. Bonnie Mae

Director | The Mountain Spring

Bonnie Mae, a Colorado native fell in love with film and theater at a very early age and recently made her big debut as the director for the feature film "A Modern Pride and Prejudice", A novel by Jane Austen. Bonnie Mae started her career doing acting and commercials but soon discovered after ...

26. Brandon London

Actor | No Homo

Brandon London was born on October 16, 1984 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Brandon Jaime London.

As an athlete, actor, and broadcast personality, Brandon London is well on his way to becoming the next triple threat in the industry. Known as the "Cultured Athlete", London combines his talent and ...

27. Britt Ekland

Actress | The Man with the Golden Gun

Britt Ekland was born in Sweden and grew up to be the poster girl for beautiful, big-eyed Scandinavian blondes. She attended a drama school and then joined a traveling theater group. With her looks as her passport, Britt entered films and became a star in Italy. When Peter Sellers met her in a ...

28. Burt Lancaster

Actor | From Here to Eternity

Burt Lancaster, one of five children, was born in Manhattan, to Elizabeth (Roberts) and James Henry Lancaster, a postal worker. All of his grandparents were immigrants from Northern Ireland. He was a tough street kid who took an early interest in gymnastics. He joined the circus as an acrobat and ...

29. Byron Livernois

Composer | Harrison Macauley Is Going to Kill Me

Byron Livernois was born in Newport, Rhode Island. He attended the University of Rhode Island where he wrote for the Great Swamp Gazette and graduated with a degree in psychology. While working on his second degree at the University of Illinois-Chicago, he became a film enthusiast. Not having a ...

30. C. Aubrey Smith

Actor | Rebecca

Movie roles are sometimes based upon what the audience expects to see. If the role called for the tall stereotypical Englishmen with the stiff upper lip and stern determination, that man would be C. Aubrey Smith, graduate of Cambridge University, a leading Freemason and a test cricketer for England...

31. Caleb Effinger

Assistant Director | The Rogue Report

Caleb Michael Effinger was born in Evansville IN, October 11, 1988 to Michael and Margaret Effinger.

He spent most of his youth on his parents sheep farm in central VA. There he spent his time divided between schooling, working on the farm, and working in his fathers construction company.

Caleb ...

32. Callie Khouri

Writer | Thelma & Louise

Raised in Texas and Kentucky by her doctor father and mother. Went to Purdue University to study landscape architecture but switched to drama. Moved to Nashville after college to be with her family before heading to Los Angeles in 1982 to study at the Strasburg Institute. Worked for a commercials ...

33. Camille Saviola

Actress | Addams Family Values

A New York City native, Saviola graduated from the prestigious High School of Music and Art in Manhattan and dropped out of college after a year in order to learn acting. She was lead singer of a female rock band in NYC in 1970, the Margo Lewis Explosion. She was signed by a disco label in the late...

34. Carman Lacivita

Actor | Blue Bloods

Carman was born in California and raised in San Antonio, Texas, the son of an Italian-American father and a Thai mother. Growing up as an Air Force brat allowed him to experience life in many cities across the country and the world. He received a BFA from Texas Christian University and an MFA from ...

35. Carrie Snodgress

Actress | Diary of a Mad Housewife

A student of Northern Illinois University, Carrie switched to drama at Chicago's Goodman Theatre School where she won the Sarah Siddons Award as outstanding graduate. After graduating, Carrie worked in Television and also appeared in Television movies. She made her big screen debut in Rabbit, Run (...

36. Celeste Holm

Actress | All About Eve

Celeste Holm was an only child, born into a home where her mother was a painter and her father worked in insurance. She would study acting at the University of Chicago and make her stage debut in 1936. Her Broadway debut came when she was 19. She appeared in many successful plays, including "The ...

37. Celeste Wade

Producer | Sunday with Simon

She graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a B.A. in Drama Production and a B.A. in Social Ecology with a specialty in Environmental Analysis and Design. She went on to Cal Poly for her Master's Degree.

38. Chad Kroeger

Soundtrack | Spider-Man

Sometimes he is referred to as the "Scary Jesus man on TV." But no matter what he is in your eyes, Chad Kroeger is a man who has done very well in the rock world. Together with his band Nickelback, Chad has been very successful.

In summer 2002, Chad turned out to be a great artist even without ...

39. Charles Clemmons

Director | Run This Town

Charles Clemmons born in Los Angeles, began writing films at the age of 14 years, and started Directing at the age of 18. He has Directed and Produced over 20 films and TV shows, and is known as one of youngest directors and producers in the movie industry, Directing such talent as Nicole Richie, ...

40. Charles Martin Smith

Director | Dolphin Tale

Charles Martin Smith is an American film actor, writer, and director. Born in Van Nuys, California, Smith was discovered by a talent agent while acting in a school play, usually a rare occurrence. After a few years of working in film, he landed the role of Terry "The Toad" Fields in George Lucas' ...

41. Charles Starrett

Actor | Our Betters

While on the Darmouth College football team, Charles Starrett was hired to play a football extra in The Quarterback (1926). Impressed by the job, Starrett got the acting bug and next went into vaudeville, then regional stage work and finally to Broadway. Spotted by a Paramount talent scout, Starrett...

42. Chase Andersen

Actor | Percy Jackson Web Series

Chase is a charismatic, bright, witty & kind young Man. He has an excellent memory for delivering dialogue. A naturally talented actor, Chase has been acting since he was 5 and has been cast in several Youth Theater Productions, Print Ads, Living Museum Actor, Commercials and a recently was cast as...

43. Chellé Brooks

Actress | Negotiator

Chellé is an American actress and dancer who began pursuing her career while in college. Born and raised on the south side of Chicago, Illinois, she was introduced to numerous cultural stimuli, such as the ETA Creative Arts Foundation, which helped to ignite the acting bug within. Even though ...

44. Chris Cooper

Actor | Adaptation.

Christopher Walton Cooper was born in Kansas City, Missouri, to Mary Ann (Walton), a homemaker, and Charles Sherwood Cooper, a cattleman and internist who served as a doctor in the US Air Force. His parents were from Texas, where Cooper was raised.

Educated at the University of Missouri school of ...

45. Chris McGregor

Composer | Kongi's Harvest

Chris McGregor was a pianist and arranger who loved people and the music of the people. His starting point was always the people - when he arranged he arranged parts for a specific person. His own songs were usually about people - Bakwetha, Maxine, Andromeda, Mandisa. Even when the name did not ...

46. Christopher Severio

Actor | Greater

Born in Louisiana, Christopher Severio was immersed in acting and performing at a very young age. He appeared alongside his brother in several of Tony Severio's, his father, short films. Having a severe case of the acting bug, Christopher enhanced his craft with extensive training with some of New ...

47. Chus Gutiérrez

Director | Retorno a Hansala

Chus Gutierrez (Birth Name: María Jesús Gutiérrez) was born in Granada, Spain in 1962. In 1970, her family moved to Madrid. At the age of 17, she moved to London to learn English. At age 21, she moved to New York to study film-making at Global Village, under the tutelage of Fred Barney Taylor. Ms. ...

48. Clare McGlinn

Actress | Life on Mars

Clare is the third child of a big Irish family raised in Manchester, North West Uk. With a background of singing, dancing and general entertaining, it seemed a natural decision to pursue her love of the performing arts and train to be an actress. As Clare herself jokingly states "Everyone acts & ...

49. Claudette Colbert

Actress | It Happened One Night

One of the brightest film stars to grace the screen was born Emilie Claudette Chauchoin on September 13, 1903, in Saint Mandé, France where her father owned a bakery at 57, rue de la République (now Avenue Général de Gaulle). The family moved to the United States when she was three. As Claudette ...

50. Clayton Moore

Actor | The Lone Ranger

Clayton Moore grew up in Chicago, Illinois and although his father wanted him to become a doctor, he had visions of something a little more glamorous. Naturally athletic, he practiced gymnastics during family summer vacations in Canada, eventually joining the trapeze act The Flying Behrs at 19. ...


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