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1. Denzel Washington Denzel Washington Actor, Fences Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. was born on December 28, 1954 in Mount Vernon, New York. He is the middle of three children of a beautician mother, Lennis, from Georgia, and a Pentecostal minister father, Denzel Washington, Sr., from Virginia. After graduating from high school, Denzel enrolled at Fordham University...
2. Michael Imperioli Michael Imperioli Actor, The Sopranos Imperioli was born James Michael Imperioli in Mt. Vernon, New York on March 26, 1966. His film work began in the late 1980s. An early part that brought him recognition was in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas, as Spider, a local kid who works for the gangsters and has a run-in with a psychopathic mob soldier played by Joe Pesci...
3. Michael O'Keefe Michael O'Keefe Actor, Caddyshack
4. Robinne Lee Robinne Lee Actress, Hitch
5. Art Carney Art Carney Actor, Harry and Tonto
6. David Chase David Chase Producer, The Sopranos Born in Mt. Vernon, New York, and raised in New Jersey, David Chase (born David DeCesare) dreamed of being a star--a star drummer in a rock band! He spent many years playing drums and bass trying to be part of a successful rock band in the 1960s East Coast music scene. He also loved movies, such as The Public Enemy with James Cagney and TV shows like The Untouchables with Robert Stack...
7. Larry Romano Larry Romano Actor, Lock Up Larry Romano is an experienced actor with over 25 years' experience in television, movies, and theatre. His acting credits include "The King of Queens," "Donnie Brasco," "The Thin Red Line", "NYPD Blue", "CSI, NY", "LA Law" and "Lock Up". He has appeared on screen with many acclaimed actors, including: Al Pacino...
8. Dick Clark Dick Clark Self, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Dick Clark was born and raised in Mount Vernon, New York on November 30, 1929 to Julia Fuller and Richard Augustus Clark. He had one older brother, Bradley, who was killed in World War II. At the age of 16, Clark got his first job in the mailroom of WRUN, a radio station in Utica, New York, which was owned by his uncle and managed by his father...
9. Roz Kelly Roz Kelly Actress, New Year's Evil
10. Tami Roman Tami Roman Actress, Basketball Wives Tami Roman grew up in a middle-class, single-parent household in White Plains, NY. Since her mom worked three jobs to support the family, Tami spent many days and nights alone, undoubtedly a "latch-key" kid responsible for raising herself. It wasn't until her mother met and married Ali Akbar that her childhood changed drastically...
11. Barbara Werle Barbara Werle Actress, Battle of the Bulge
12. Kay Johnson Kay Johnson Actress, Madam Satan The personification of class and cultivation on the movie screen, comely actress Kay Johnson forsook a prominent stage and film career in order to play wife to actor John Cromwell and mother to their two children. Still and all, the elegant actress, reminiscent in looks and style to that of Irene Dunne and Judith Anderson...
13. Danny Mastrogiorgio Danny Mastrogiorgio Actor, Billions Born in Mount Vernon, New York, just north of the Bronx, Danny (as he is known to friends and family) attended Julliard Drama School after first taking acting at Marin Community College north of San Francisco. Other than three years in San Francisco, he has lived in and around New York City his whole life...
14. Jean Sincere Jean Sincere Actress, The Incredibles
15. Susan Harris Susan Harris Writer, Soap
16. Bernadette Speakes Bernadette Speakes Actress, Love Jones Bernadette is a native New Yorker, but spent most of her upbringing in Chicago, IL. After graduating from the University of Georgia, with a Bachelors Degree in Theater, Bernadette ventured out to start her career back in Chicago. She co-stared as "Sheila" in the movie "Love Jones" with Lorenz Tate and Nia Long...
17. Joan Tompkins Joan Tompkins Actress, Thriller Early in her career, in 1938, Joan Tompkins played opposite Henry Fonda in a run of plays in White Plains, New York. She later became well known on radio in the role of Nora Drake. During her long years in radio, she also acted on Broadway in "Pride and Prejudice", "My Sister Eileen" and many other plays...
18. Johnny Marks Johnny Marks Soundtrack, Cast Away You may not know his name, at least not right away, but you've surely heard at least one of Johnny Marks's songs at Christmastime. The brother-in-law of Robert L. May, who wrote the original story of "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer," it was he who set the story to music. After failing to sell the song to...
19. Jeremy Kagan Jeremy Kagan Director, The Chosen Jeremy Kagan is a director/writer/producer of feature films and television. His credits include the box-office hits Heroes, The Big Fix and The Chosen. His The Journey of Natty Gann was the first US film to win a Gold Prize at the Moscow Film Festival. Other directing credits include Conspiracy: The Trial of the Chicago 8 (winning the ACE Award for Best Dramatic Special) and Roswell...
20. Danny Gerard Danny Gerard Actor, Desperate Hours
21. Jonathan Larson Jonathan Larson Writer, Rent Jonathan Larson was born to Allan and Nanette Larson in Mount Vernon, New York, on February 4, 1960. A talented actor and musician, he was offered a full scholarship to Adelphi University on Long Island, where he met his idol (and later mentor) Stephen Sondheim. After graduating, he moved to the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan and...
22. Fred Carney Fred Carney Actor, Meteor
23. Jane Wald Jane Wald Actress, What a Way to Go! American comedienne and glamour girl of the 1960s, Jane was invited by her friend, Barbara Steele, to visit the 20th Century-Fox commissary, where she was discovered by an independent producer. She had small but significant roles in J. Lee Thompson's What a Way to Go!, as a beatnik painter living in Paris; in Henry Koster's Dear Brigitte...
24. Robert Allen Robert Allen Actor, Rio Grande Ranger As a young man Robert Allen, born Irvine E. Theodore Baehr, learned about horses: he played polo, hunted fox, and rode in the cavalry of of New York Military School, graduating there in 1924. After graduating Dartmouth College in 1929 with a degree in English he worked for a bank which failed in the Depression...
25. Larry Haines Larry Haines Actor, The Odd Couple Appeared in scores of programs from radio's "Golden Age", such as "Suspense", the "Shadow", "Inner Sanctum Mysteries", and "X Minus One". Mr. Haines also starred in a short-lived series of 1953, "That Hammer Guy", in which he played the character created by Mickey Spillane, "Mike Hammer". He was on almost episode of _"Search for Tomorrow" (1951) since its debut.
26. E.B. White E.B. White Writer, Stuart Little
27. Adrian Morris Adrian Morris Actor, The Petrified Forest
28. Davetta Sherwood Davetta Sherwood Actress, Venom Born in Mount Vernon, New York, Davetta Sherwood is an accomplished actress, musician and model. Sherwood began her career in entertainment as a child print model before venturing into acting. She began taking acting lessons and her first role was a feature in the music video for Elektra Recording artist Vitamin C's hit Graduation (Friends Forever)...
29. Lisa Simone Kelly Lisa Simone Kelly Actress, Buena Vista Fight Club
30. Art Buchwald Art Buchwald Writer, Playtime
31. Rich Odell Rich Odell Actor, One Life to Live
32. Ken Franchi Ken Franchi Producer, Private High Musical
33. Ed Limato Ed Limato Self, Naked Hollywood
34. Mark Harris Mark Harris Writer, Bang the Drum Slowly Mark Harris taught English and creative writing at Arizona State University from 1980 to 2001; he also was the author of five non-fiction books, a collection of essays, and thirteen novels, including "Bang The Drum Slowly", part of a series of five novels about Henry Wiggen, pitcher for the fictitious New York Mammoths professional baseball team...
35. Michael Maglio Michael Maglio Actor, Cuffs & Shield
36. Gustavo Cunha Gustavo Cunha Actor, Just Wright Gustavo was born in Mt. Vernon, New York, USA. He started his show business career at the age 9. His passion is Acting, Soccer, Forensic Science and Business Investments, he loves to invest in properties. Gustavo has a farm in Brazil with mangos, oranges, lemons, Jabuticaba (a fruit from Brazil) horses and chickens....
37. Larry Auerbach Larry Auerbach Director, One Life to Live More than any other director, Larry Auerbach was synonymous with New York daytime drama, starting with "Love of Life," which he directed for 28 years. When the show ended in 1980, its final scene showed Mr. Auerbach walking from set to set, turning off the lights. The show's demise --at the time it was the second-oldest show on the air-- was reported by Walter Cronkite on that evening's news...
38. Johnny Marks Johnny Marks Actor, Harmony Row
39. Ralph Branca Ralph Branca Actor, Parental Guidance
40. Christopher Prizzi Christopher Prizzi Actor, Confessions of a Prodigal Son
41. Ed Wittstein Ed Wittstein Production Designer, Bananas
42. William R. Lieb William R. Lieb Cinematographer, One Way Ticket to Hell
43. Brenna Gethers Brenna Gethers Self, American Idol
44. Frank Carideo Frank Carideo Self, The Spirit of Notre Dame
45. Charles Compton Charles Compton Actor, Jane Eyre
46. Bob Freedman Bob Freedman Music Department, The Wiz Composer, songwriter, conductor, saxophonist and arranger. After his high school education, he became a saxophonist in the dance orchestras of Serge Chaloff, Vido Musso, Woody Herman, Herb Pomeroy and Maynard Ferguson. He also taught at the Berklee School of Music, and was the music director at a Boston recording studio...
47. Ray Copeland Ray Copeland Producer, Cradle 2 the Grave
48. Pam Carpenter Pam Carpenter Actress, General Hospital
49. W.C. Heinz W.C. Heinz Writer, Run to Daylight
50. Jean Wilson Jean Wilson Actress, Ernest Goes to Camp
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