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1. Lara Flynn Boyle Lara Flynn Boyle Actress, Men in Black II Lara Flynn Boyle was born in Davenport, Iowa on March 24, 1970 to 21-year old Sally Boyle. For Sally and young Lara, money was not plentiful so Sally was required to work three jobs in addition to raising baby Lara by herself. Since Lara was mostly around Sally, they developed a bond that still binds Lara and Sally today...
2. Hynden Walch Hynden Walch Actress, Groundhog Day 1989 Presidential Scholar while at Winston-Salem, NC, North Carolina School of the Arts. Did summer stock in Illinois and South Dakota while in high school.
3. Sue Lyon Sue Lyon Actress, Lolita Sue Lyon was born in Davenport, Iowa, the last of five children to Sue Karr Lyon. Her mother was forty-two when her husband died and Sue was 10 months old. Her mother had to work as a hospital house mother to take care of her children and money was tight. Around this time, the Lyon family moved out to Los Angeles...
4. Stuart Margolin Stuart Margolin Actor, Days of Heaven Stuart Margolin, the Emmy Award-winning actor and director, was born in Davenport, Iowa. He won two Best Supporting Actor Emmies playing James Garner's former cell-mate "Angel" Martin in The Rockford Files. Margolin made his debut in The Gertrude Berg Show before becoming a series regular on Ensign O'Toole the following year. His acting career has now spanned more than 50 years...
5. John Getz John Getz Actor, Blood Simple.
6. Patricia Barry Patricia Barry Actress, All My Children Patricia received her first break into acting very soon after she graduated from Stephens College in the mid 1940s. Almost immediately after graduating, she received a contract from Columbus Pictures. They recognized that she had the rare combination of beauty, grace and intelligence that would serve her well throughout her long and well-respected career...
7. Mary Beth Peil Mary Beth Peil Actress, Mirrors
8. Linnea Quigley Linnea Quigley Actress, The Return of the Living Dead Barbara Linnea Quigley was born in Davenport, Iowa, on May 27, 1958 to Heath and Dorothy Quigley. Her Mother was a housewife and her Father a noted Chiropractor and psychologist. After moving with her family to Los Angeles in the late 1970s, the short, petite Linnea began working at a Jack Lalanne Spa...
9. Roger Perry Roger Perry Actor, Tomorrow Is Yesterday
10. Dana Davis Dana Davis Actress, Raise Your Voice She is a native of Davenport, Iowa. Attended Davenport North High School in Davenport, Iowa. Graduated with a music degree from Loyola Marymount University in 2001. Was a singer with the group "Necessity."
11. Danielle Colby-Cushman Danielle Colby-Cushman Self, Tempest Storm
12. Matthew Ashford Matthew Ashford Actor, General Hospital Matthew Nile Ashford was born on January 29, 1960, in the town of Davenport, Iowa. He is the third youngest [youngest boy] of eight kids. He has four brothers and 3 sisters, and in descending order their names are: Dave [6/4], Jeff [6/4], Phil [10/1], Teresa [4/16], Randy [8/9], Matt [1/29], Susie [3/13]...
13. Nat Pendleton Nat Pendleton Actor, The Thin Man Brawn won out over brain as well when it came to wrestler athlete Nat Pendleton's professional movie career. For two decades, this massively-built, dark-haired, good-looking lug played a number of kind-hearted lunkheads, goons, henchmen and Joe Palooka-like buffoons. Nathaniel Greene Pendleton was born on August 9...
14. Colby Lopez Colby Lopez Self, Tyler Black v. Bryan Danielson
15. Christopher Kriesa Christopher Kriesa Actor, The Man Who Wasn't There
16. Pleasant Wayne Pleasant Wayne Actress, Exposure Pleasant Harah Wayne attended the University of Colorado and LACC, studying Communications, Psychology and Acting. She has modeled commercially and performed in various stage productions, including, "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf". She started her film and television acting career, working as a supporting actor on several television shows and films...
17. Roger Craig Roger Craig Self, All's Fair in Love and Football
18. Craig Dabrowski Craig Dabrowski Editorial Department, 18 Chefs Compete Raised in Rochester, MI and graduated from Rochester High School in 1993. Moved to Los Angeles, CA in 1997 as a transfer to the University of Southern California. Graduated from USC School of Cinema-Television in May 2000 with a BA in Film Production.
19. Shane Simmons Shane Simmons Actor, The Bride Wore Blood
20. Bix Beiderbecke Bix Beiderbecke Soundtrack, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Bix Beiderbecke was the first talented white jazz cornet player. He also played the piano, but he had more success playing the cornet with a very personal style. His first recordings were with "The Wolverines" in 1924. After this he played in the Charlie Straight orchestra in 1925, with Jean Goldkette in 1926-27 and in the middle of that year he signed a contract with the famous Paul Whiteman...
21. Herbert Kline Herbert Kline Director, The Challenge... A Tribute to Modern Art Herbert Kline was a former editor of the magazine "New Theatre" and in the 1930s become involved with the New York Film and Photo League, where he was trained as a documentary director. He was one of the first Americans to arrive in Spain in the 1930s during that country's civil war, and filmed the documentary Heart of Spain about it...
22. Louise Carver Louise Carver Actress, The Big Trail
23. Perry Lafferty Perry Lafferty Director, Valley of the Shadow
24. Bryan Woods Bryan Woods Producer, Her Summer
25. Troy Escamilla Troy Escamilla Writer, Party Night
26. Amy Bouril Amy Bouril Actress, Spider-Man Amy Bouril grew up in Davenport, Iowa. She has one brother, Curt, who is also an actor. Amy attended Ball State University where she graduated with a BFA in musical theatre.
27. Patrick Morgan Patrick Morgan Actor, Spread
28. Don Petersen Don Petersen Writer, An Almost Perfect Affair
29. Alma Macrorie Alma Macrorie Editor, The Trouble with Harry
30. Randy Shilts Randy Shilts Writer, And the Band Played On
31. Mark Ian Miller Mark Ian Miller Actor, Speed Demon
32. Warren Clymer Warren Clymer Art Director, The Godfather
33. Robert Berger Robert Berger Actor, Zelig
34. Jane Weir Jane Weir Actress, Souls at Sea Jane Weir was born in Davenport, Iowa, to a socially prominent family. Around 1926, she moved to California with her mother. Paramount Studios had high hopes for Jane, and they signed her to a five-year contract in 1937. Her obituary stated that she had dreams of being a screenwriter and that Hollywood studios had accepted several of her scripts...
35. Susan Glaspell Susan Glaspell Writer, A Jury of Her Peers American playwright and novelist. One of the founders of the Provincetown Players (1915) and the Provincetown Playhouse, where the plays of 'Eugene O'Neill' were first produced. Glaspell received the Pulitzer Prize in 1931 for her play _Alison's House_, based on the life of Emily Dickinson.
36. Rob Locke Jones Rob Locke Jones Actor, Killer: A Journal of Murder This up and coming director/writer started making films at the age of eight in his family's backyard in Texas. His youthful exuberance paid off and he was eventually invited to attend the prestigious film studies program at the University of California at Santa Barbara. Immedietely before his tenure at UCSB...
37. Justin Marxen Justin Marxen Actor, Her Summer
38. Kalman Spelletich Kalman Spelletich Actor, Slacker
39. Rachel Lemieux Rachel Lemieux Actress, Mommy
40. Kyle Patrick Johnson Kyle Patrick Johnson Writer, Thick Window
41. Timmy Thomas Timmy Thomas Actor, Buckleroos: Part II
42. Eugene Grossman Eugene Grossman Sound Department, How Green Was My Valley
43. Matthew Murphy Matthew Murphy Art Department, There Will Be Blood
44. T.J. Rubley T.J. Rubley Miscellaneous Crew, The Replacements
45. John Russell John Russell Writer, The Iron Horse
46. Jim Leach Jim Leach Self, The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis
47. John Horton John Horton Miscellaneous Crew, Top Gun
48. Josh Guffey Josh Guffey Miscellaneous Crew, The Pluto Files Josh Guffey, a native of Bettendorf, Iowa, graduated from The University of Iowa in 2007 with degrees in Economics and Cinema & Comparative Literature. Josh established himself as a Production Coordinator in Chicago and Los Angeles working for shows like The Real Housewives of Beverly HIlls (Bravo) and Undercover Boss (CBS). He lives in Los Angeles with his wife Faye.
49. Austin Dreher Austin Dreher Actor, Children of the Corn
50. John Douglas Miller John Douglas Miller Production Manager, Bix J. Douglas Miller was born, raised and educated in the Quad Cities region of eastern Iowa and western Illinois. Mr. Miller began his career as an usher at the RKO Orpheum Theatre in his hometown of Davenport, Iowa. He also served as a production assistant for GMT Productions, the leading theatrical...
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