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1. Alex Rocco Alex Rocco Actor, The Godfather Tough and volatile-looking Italianate character actor Alex Rocco was born in Boston and spent time training with such notable teachers as Leonard Nimoy and Jeff Corey to curb his thick Boston accent. In Hollywood from 1963, he worked as a bartender during the lean years and began his TV career in the late 60s...
2. Mindy Kaling Mindy Kaling Actress, Wreck-It Ralph
3. Sam Waterston Sam Waterston Actor, The Killing Fields
4. Jane Curtin Jane Curtin Actress, Antz Jane Therese Curtin was born September 6th, 1947. Years later, a 27-year-old Jane Curtin auditioned for a comedy variety show. which turned out to be the the thing that would first expose her to fame, Saturday Night Live. Jane won the audition against Mimi Kennedy, a tough competitor. Also in the same year (1975), she married Patrick Lynch...
5. Jere Burns Jere Burns Actor, Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles Best known for his roles "Kirk Morris" and "Jack Farrell", with his sharp, raspy nasal voice, sneering smile and fierce look, Burns has made himself really an actor to watch. He was drawn to acting late in college. After graduating, he re-established himself in New York and landed the title role of "Don Juan" at the New York Shakespeare Festival...
6. Paul Michael Glaser Paul Michael Glaser Actor, Something's Gotta Give
7. Ann Jillian Ann Jillian Actress, Mr. Mom
8. Rebecca Pidgeon Rebecca Pidgeon Actress, RED From the adorably quirky Ann in State and Main, to a sister seeking justice in The Winslow Boy, to the tightly wound risk taker in The Spanish Prisoner, Rebecca Pidgeon has portrayed a wide range of multifaceted characters in both film, television and on the stage. In addition to the aforementioned films directed by David Mamet and also including Heist...
9. Traci Bingham Traci Bingham Actress, Bad Bizness
10. Erica McDermott Erica McDermott Actress, The Fighter
11. Ian Lithgow Ian Lithgow Actor, Rice Girl A graduate of Harvard University, Ian Lithgow is an award-winning actor who has performed in TV, film, and in regional theatres across the country including the Goodman Theatre, the American Repertory Theatre, the Williamstown Theatre Festival, the Ahmanson Theatre, and the Pasadena Playhouse. Ian recurred as Leon on NBC's 3rd Rock from the Sun...
12. Richard Libertini Richard Libertini Actor, Awakenings Richard Libertini was born in E. Cambridge, Massachusetts, to parents who had come to America from southern Italy. Having grown up in a household where both Italian and English were spoken, he developed an ear for foreign accents. A facility he would later use to advantage on stage and in films. He graduated from Emerson College in Boston...
13. Russi Taylor Russi Taylor Actress, The Simpsons Movie
14. Joan O'Brien Joan O'Brien Actress, Operation Petticoat Joan O'Brien began her show-biz career while she was in high school, on a local TV music show in California with Tennessee Ernie Ford. Soon she was a successful singer, and made the jump to acting. In about half the films she ever made it appeared that Joan played a nurse. Perhaps her most memorable appearance was in Blake Edwards' Operation Petticoat...
15. Charles Bickford Charles Bickford Actor, The Song of Bernadette American character actor of gruff voice and appearance who was a fixture in Hollywood pictures from the earliest days of the talkies. The fifth of seven children, he was born in the first minute of 1891. He was a boisterous child, and at nine was tried and acquitted for attempted murder in the shooting of a motorman who had run over his dog...
16. Alan Rachins Alan Rachins Actor, Showgirls
17. Debra Granik Debra Granik Director, Winter's Bone
18. Danae Nason Danae Nason Actress, 2012 Doomsday Attended the college of Hobart and William Smith in Geneva, New York where she was an English major with honors. She built acting experience with her work in theatre before making the transition into the film and screen-acting. While in New York, Danae studied at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and at the School For Film and Television before moving out towards California...
19. Chris Ivery Chris Ivery Soundtrack, Hell on Earth
20. Phil Brown Phil Brown Actor, Star Wars Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Phil Brown was the son of a doctor whose work took the family all around the country. After majoring in dramatics at Stanford University, Brown played some of his earliest stage roles as part of New York's Group Theatre. When it folded, he and other Group Theatre vets headed to Hollywood...
21. Sian Heder Sian Heder Writer, A Whole Other Hole
22. Fred Allen Fred Allen Self, Judge for Yourself Fred Allen, the well-known comedian who went on to star in radio, television, and film, was born John Florence Sullivan in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1894 and educated at Boston University. His Broadway shows include "The Passing Show of 1922" and "The Greenwich Village Follies". He produced...
23. Anna Osceola Anna Osceola Actress, Superhero Movie
24. Christopher Robin Miller Christopher Robin Miller Actor, Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box Christopher was born in Cambridge, Massachussetts to Robin H. and K. Louise Miller in 1969. At age of three, Christopher decided to become a visual artist, saxophone player, clown and Muppeteer, but finally settled on acting, singing and dancing in theater, television, film and voice over. His stage...
25. Andrij Parekh Andrij Parekh Cinematographer, Blue Valentine Of Ukrainian and Indian descent, Andrij studied cinematography at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts (MFA, 2001) and the FAMU film school in Prague. He currently lives and works in New York, shooting features, commercials and music videos. In 2004 he was named one of Filmmaker Magazine's "25 New Faces of Indie Film"...
26. Jodi Fleisher Jodi Fleisher Actress, Tropico Jodi Tamar Fleisher was raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She started performing at 6 years old- singing, dancing, doing theater, commercials, & pageants. She received her BFA in Musical Theater from the University of Arizona in their competitive Arizona Repertory Theatre. Jodi loves stage combat, swordfighting...
27. Franc Luz Franc Luz Actor, When Harry Met Sally...
28. William Forrest William Forrest Actor, One-Eyed Jacks
29. Tom Magliozzi Tom Magliozzi Actor, Cars
30. Tom DeSimone Tom DeSimone Director, Hell Night
31. China Forbes China Forbes Soundtrack, Sorority Boys
32. Dick Wesson Dick Wesson Writer, Dennis Becomes a Baby Sitter One of the most recognisable character actors of the 1950s, Boston Massachusetts-born Dick Wesson began his career with his older brother, Gene Wesson, in a comedy act that made the rounds of the nightclub circuit. He made his film debut in the sci-fi classic Destination Moon, and spent his career specializing in playing the rambunctious...
33. Will Stewart Will Stewart Actor, Training Day Grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where his father was a professor at the Harvard Law School. Has lived in New York City; Berkeley, California; Hyde Park, Chicago; Oxford, England. Attended Concord Academy prep school and Harvard College. Older brother of Elizabeth Stewart.
34. Susanna Kaysen Susanna Kaysen Writer, Girl, Interrupted
35. Bill Everett Bill Everett Writer, Into the Ring
36. Joe Keenan Joe Keenan Writer, Flushed Away
37. Amo Gulinello Amo Gulinello Actor, The Object of My Affection
38. Wayne Morse Wayne Morse Casting Department, Escape Plan
39. David Prior David Prior Producer, AM1200
40. Matthew Pidgeon Matthew Pidgeon Actor, The Winslow Boy
41. Frank Fontaine Frank Fontaine Actor, The Model and the Marriage Broker
42. Foster Wilson Foster Wilson Actress, Riverside Originally from North Carolina, Foster holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. She trained with the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School for 3 years, and also spent time training with Playwright's Horizons. She resides in Los Angeles with her husband, actor/writer Brian Leahy.
43. Andrew Sellon Andrew Sellon Actor, Begin Again
44. Hal Sutherland Hal Sutherland Director, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids
45. Thomas P. 'Tip' O'Neill Thomas P. 'Tip' O'Neill Self, Three Musketeers Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill, Jr. (December 9, 1912 - January 5, 1994) was a Massachusetts politician who win the House seat vacated by John F. Kennedy when he ran for the Senate in 1952. An outspoken liberal Democrat, O'Neill became one of the most influential members of the House of Representatives, rising to become Speaker of the US House of Representatives in 1977...
46. Eddy Duchin Eddy Duchin Soundtrack, Grey Gardens
47. Kevin Fennessy Kevin Fennessy Casting Department, The Perfect Storm Kevin Fennessy is an Actor, Theatre Director, and a former Boston-based Casting Director. From 1998-2009, he was the owner of Kevin Fennessy Casting ("KFC...we're not chicken"). Following a 15 year AEA/SAG/AFTRA acting career in Boston and New York, he went into casting in 1994, and amassed vast experience throughout New England in the Locations Casting of principal...
48. R.A. Dow R.A. Dow Actor, Squirm
49. Eddie Waitkus Eddie Waitkus Self, Game 4 Eddie Waitkus is the baseball player who inspired the novel "The Natural" by Bernard Malamud, which was made into the movie The Natural, starring Robert Redford as Roy Hobbs. Waitkus was a top defensive first baseman and left-handed line-drive hitter. He was one of the toughest men in the league to strike-out...
50. Arlon Ober Arlon Ober Music Department, Child's Play
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