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1. Tommy 'Tiny' Lister Tommy 'Tiny' Lister Actor, The Fifth Element Hardly diminutive, 6' 5" Tommy "Tiny" Lister is not just a highly recognizable figure on screen, but also a highly accomplished actor. Originally a professional wrestler known by the names "Zeus" and "ZGangsta" for the WWE (Formerly WWF), Tiny left the world of wrestling in the mid 1980s to pursue an acting career and he has not stopped since...
2. Kendrick Lamar Kendrick Lamar Soundtrack, Divergent Kendrick Lamar is a hip-hop artist from Compton, California. He's signed with Dr. Dre's label, Aftermath. Kendrick also has his own label, known as 'Top Dawg Entertainment', with includes artists such as Jay Rock, ScHoolboy Q and Ab Soul. Kendrick's major label debut album, 'good kid m.A.A.d city' is already known as a classic and was only released in late 2012...
3. Tyga Tyga Soundtrack, Logan
4. Coolio Coolio Music Department, Space Jam With over 17 million records sold worldwide, Grammy award-winning and multi-platinum recording artist Coolio is an artist known around the world as a musical and cooking master of extraordinary reinvention. Growing up during the time of tremendous change in Compton, Calif., Coolio fed on struggle and...
5. Game Game Soundtrack, Straight Outta Compton Jayceon Taylor was born on November 29, 1979 in Compton, California. He was born into a life of gang-banging and hustling. When later interviewed, Taylor, aka The Game says at a young age, he recalls seeing both of his parents preparing to do drive-bys. His father was a Nutty Block Crip and his mother a Hoover Crippelette...
6. Marion 'Suge' Knight Marion 'Suge' Knight Self, Biggie and Tupac
7. Elaine Devry Elaine Devry Actress, The Cheyenne Social Club
8. Eazy-E Eazy-E Thanks, Straight Outta Compton Eric Lynn Wright, better known by his stage name Eazy-E, was an American rapper who performed solo and as a member of the group NWA Wright is affectionately called "The Godfather Of Gangsta Rap." He was born in Compton, California. After dropping out of high school in the tenth grade, he...
9. Skyy Black Skyy Black Actress, Fatally Obsessed
10. Krist Novoselic Krist Novoselic Soundtrack, Moulin Rouge!
11. MC Eiht MC Eiht Self, Grand Theft Auto V
12. Arthur Reggie III Arthur Reggie III Actor, C-Bear and Jamal
13. Jacqueline Taylor Jacqueline Taylor Actress, Hi'-Neighbor!
14. Sincerre LeMore Sincerre LeMore Actress, Mother Lovers Society 5
15. Mad Mike Mad Mike Self, Pimp My Ride
16. Devlin Weed Devlin Weed Actor, Morphine
17. DJ Yella DJ Yella Miscellaneous Crew, Straight Outta Compton
18. Richard Sherman Richard Sherman Self, Super Bowl XLIX Graduated from Dominguez High School in Compton. Ranked among the best wide receiver prospects in the nation. PrepStar All-West selection and SuperPrep All-Far West pick. Named to the Long Beach Press- Telegram's Dream Team as one of the premier recruits in the West. Listed as the 50th-best recruit in the nation by SuperPrep...
19. Van Elder Van Elder Producer, Issues
20. Ryan Combs Ryan Combs Director, King of the Avenue Compton, California; synonymous with violence and drugs, has chewed up and spit out many of its inhabitants. Suffering loss is not uncommon for families in this area, but Ryan Combs' story is an exception to the rule. Writer, director, producer and CEO of Ironhog Motion Pictures. Combs' upbringing was not all sugar and spice...
21. Joey Lanai Joey Lanai Actor, Jane the Virgin
22. Frank De Palma Frank De Palma Director, Midnight Runaround
23. M.C. Ren M.C. Ren Soundtrack, 21 Jump Street
24. Marcellus Wiley Marcellus Wiley Self, Mike & Mike
25. YG YG Soundtrack, Grand Theft Auto V Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson, popularly known by his stage name YG, is an American hip hop artist. He was born in Compton, California. His 2013's single, "My Nigga" featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan peaked at number 19 on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming the highest charting song of his career. His other hit songs are "Who Do You Love?" featuring Drake...
26. Katherine De Hetre Katherine De Hetre Actress, Being There
27. DJ Quik DJ Quik Soundtrack, Training Day
28. D. Snoop D. Snoop Actor, Asa Akira Is Insatiable 3
29. Lil' Eazy Lil' Eazy Self, Streets of Compton
30. Nadine Conner Nadine Conner Self, Of Men and Music
31. David Rudd David Rudd Camera and Electrical Department, Blue Velvet David Rudd attended Brooks Institute of Photography and graduated with Honors. Started in the Motion Picture Business in 1980 and has photographed hundreds of Music Videos and Commercials. He has earned an 2000 MTV Music Video Nomination for Metallica "I Disappear". An 2001 Emmy Nomination for America: A Tribute to America...
32. Camille Tucker Camille Tucker Writer, Spin A graduate of UCLA with a degree in English Literature/Creative Writing, Camille launched her filmmaking career with the short film "Sweet Potato Ride," executive produced by Bill Duke (Predator, Deep Cover, Sister Act II). She has sold screenplays to Sony, Universal, New Line, Fox TV and Disney studios and has worked with a number of prolific producers including Robert De Niro...
33. Camm Harston Camm Harston Music Department, Sketchy Camm Harston grew up in Compton, CA. In high school, he met Louis 'LouLuv' Harris, and the two began making music together. Camm rapped, and Lou produced the beats. The duo collaborated on many songs, including "Babe Ruth", on which Camm shares his story of growing up and struggling with people's ignorance about his sexuality...
34. Wayne Bryan Wayne Bryan Actor, Rally for Relief Wayne Bryan was born and raised in Southern California, graduating from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and serving as a U.S. Naval Officer (1968-73). While stationed in San Diego, he began his professional career acting at the Old Globe Theatre, and appearing in local TV commercials and nightclubs...
35. Judith Benezra Judith Benezra Producer, Dish Nation Judith Benezra is a two-time Emmy nominated producer. After a career as an actress and stand-up comedian, Judith started producing and writing on Kathy Griffin's late-night show on Bravo, 'Kathy.' She also produced a 2-hour live daytime series, and is a Senior Producer, Writer and Field Segment Director for the late-night entertainment/comedy series 'Dish Nation' on FOX...
36. Rashad Monson Rashad Monson Actor, Stacy's Mom Rashad is the first born to a family of five. His family lives in the San Bernardino area where he attends private school. He was born in Compton, California and raised in the San Bernardino. Rashad's acting abilities was discovered by his mother (a theater major). His mother researched and found The ESI Network who has been the forced behind Rashad's sudden and continous success.
37. Brandon Jennings Brandon Jennings Self, Gunnin' for That #1 Spot
38. Ron Morgan Ron Morgan Actor, Finding Forrester
39. Jarrell Pyro Johnson Jarrell Pyro Johnson Actor, Clap Back Commercial: Parody American born actor, writer, director. Jarrell (Pyro) Johnson was born and raised in Compton, California. Jarrell resides in Los Angeles, California. Jarrell has been in TV and Films such as The Verdict with Judge Hatchett, Glass Jaw, Rideshare, Multiple YouTube Series, and The Chunky Zeta. Jarrell enjoys writing ...
40. Christian Lainez Christian Lainez Sound Department, Awaken Christian is a production sound mixer and boom operator with varied interests in film, music, and technology. Born an raised in South Los Angeles, he could not ignore his calling in the film industry. Earning a degree as an Associate of Science in the Recording Arts at the Los Angeles Recording School in 2013...
41. Cliff Livingston Cliff Livingston Self, The NFL's Greatest Games: '58 Championship
42. Gomez Warren Gomez Warren Actor, Dishdogz Born in Compton, California, and raised in Lynwood, Maryland, New York. Has been skateboarding since 1988. Well received DJ at various Hollywood hotspots including Concorde and Josephs, and Loft 11 in San Francisco.
43. Tayshaun Prince Tayshaun Prince Actor, Hood of Horror
44. Makonnen Sheran Makonnen Sheran Soundtrack, We Are Your Friends
45. Ernest Johnson Ernest Johnson Actor, Auto Recovery
46. Danny Greene Danny Greene Self, Jon E. Edwards Is in Love
47. Anthony Robinson Anthony Robinson Self, Survivor
48. DeLawrence Grant DeLawrence Grant Self, Super Bowl XXXVII
49. Alan Morier Alan Morier Camera and Electrical Department, Little Miss Sunshine
50. Hardy Nickerson Hardy Nickerson Self, NFL on FOX
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