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1. Anita Ekberg Anita Ekberg Actress, La Dolce Vita Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg was born on September 29, 1931 in Malmo, Sweden. Growing up with seven brothers and sisters was not an adventure, but Anita's adventure began when she was elected Miss Sweden in 1950. She did not win the Miss Universe contest but she got a modeling contract in the United States...
2. Jack Soo Jack Soo Actor, Thoroughly Modern Millie A genial, laid back, slumber-eyed character player especially adept at the relaxed wisecrack or dry comment, Japanese-American actor Jack Soo was born in Oakland, California, in 1917, his real name being Goro Suzuki. In the post-WWII years, he entertained as a stand-up performer in nightclubs and had...
3. David Nelson David Nelson Actor, Cry-Baby David Nelson was born 24 October 1936, New York, New York to Ozzie Nelson and Harriet Hilliard. He attended Hollywood High School. David was a film producer in Newport Beach and also directed several episodes of The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet. He started his own commercial production company. David had two boys by ex-wife...
4. Eric Rohmer Eric Rohmer Director, My Night with Maud Admirers have always had difficulty explaining Eric Rohmer's "Je ne sais quoi." Part of the challenge stems from the fact that, despite his place in French Nouvelle Vague (i.e., New Wave), his work is unlike that of his colleagues. While this may be due to the auteur's unwillingness to conform, some have argued convincingly that...
5. Thomas Hardy Thomas Hardy Writer, Tess
6. Helena Carter Helena Carter Actress, Invaders from Mars Helena Carter was born into a family of Irish origin. As she was studing English Literature at the Columbia University Graduate School -- to get teacher's diploma -- she began to work as a model for Conover fashion-house. So, the photographer Dick Isaacs transformed her into a cover-girl. Then, movie producer Leonard Goldstein (of Universal-International) offered her a contract as an actress...
7. Michael Bates Michael Bates Actor, A Clockwork Orange
8. Michael Williams Michael Williams Actor, Educating Rita
9. Beulah Bondi Beulah Bondi Actress, It's a Wonderful Life Character actress Beulah Bondi was a favorite of directors and audiences and is one of the reasons so many films from the 1930s and 1940s remain so enjoyable, as she was an integral part of many of the ensemble casts (a hallmark of the studio system) of major and/or great films, including The Trail of the Lonesome Pine...
10. Edna Purviance Edna Purviance Actress, The Kid Edna Purviance began working as a stenographer in San Francisco. Charles Chaplin invited her to join him at Essanay Studio in 1915, the year of her film debut in Chaplin's His Night Out. Over the next seven years she appeared as his leading lady in over 20 Chaplin films made by Essanay, Mutual, and First National...
11. Maurice Pialat Maurice Pialat Director, À nos amours
12. Mariangela Melato Mariangela Melato Actress, Flash Gordon
13. Jophery C. Brown Jophery C. Brown Stunts, Die Hard
14. Siranoosh Sayad Siranoosh Sayad Costume and Wardrobe Department, Judas Kiss
15. Kirk Aanes Kirk Aanes Writer, Loving
16. Robert Douglas Robert Douglas Director, Shazam! Robert Douglas' real last name was Finlayson - a Scots name - and perhaps it was that side of him that meant to do what he wanted to do. The males of the family had followed the military for several generations - his father and grandfather were commanders of the West Sussex regiment - but he decided on another road for his career...
17. Solveig Dommartin Solveig Dommartin Actress, Wings of Desire
18. Jack La Rue Jack La Rue Actor, A Farewell to Arms Discovered on Broadway by director Howard Hawks, La Rue was originally brought to Hollywood to play a gangster in Scarface. He lost that role to George Raft, and similarly was replaced by Humphrey Bogart in the film version of The Petrified Forest. Eventually, he became well-known to movie-goers as a mean...
19. Jerome Willis Jerome Willis Actor, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
20. Henri Verneuil Henri Verneuil Director, The Sicilian Clan
21. Gregory H. 'Pappy' Boyington Gregory H. 'Pappy' Boyington Miscellaneous Crew, Flying Misfits Gregory Boyington served as fighter pilot in the Unites States Marine Corps in World War II. He commanded VMF-214, The Black Sheep Squadron. He shot down 28 Japanese aircraft, for which he received the Navy Cross and the Medal of Honor. He was shot down himself on January 3rd, 1944, over the St. George Channel in the Soloman Islands...
22. Ronald Lewis Ronald Lewis Actor, Mr. Sardonicus
23. John Wells John Wells Actor, For Your Eyes Only
24. Dick Simmons Dick Simmons Actor, Lady in the Lake Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, Richard Simmons later moved to Minneapolis where he attended West High School and then the University of Minnesota. While at university he competed in fencing and swimming and also acted in a few theater productions. He left the Twin Cities in the 1930s and spent several years traveling the world, working on freighters and tankers...
25. James Hill James Hill Producer, Sweet Smell of Success
26. Ellis Rabb Ellis Rabb Actor, Enemies
27. Juliet Anderson Juliet Anderson Actress, Dixie Ray Hollywood Star Juliet was born in Burbank, California on July 23, 1938. After teaching English as a second language for several years in Japan, Mexico, Greece and Finland, she moved to the United States wanting to radically change her life. She stumbled into the adult film industry at the age of 39. For the next couple years she went on to make several dozen movies including the renowned Aunt Peg series.
28. Aaron Swartz Aaron Swartz Self, Steal This Film
29. Isabel Randolph Isabel Randolph Actress, The Missing Corpse
30. Keiko Awaji Keiko Awaji Actress, Stray Dog
31. Pete Candoli Pete Candoli Soundtrack, Touch of Evil
32. Helen Woodford Ruth Helen Woodford Ruth Uncategorised
33. Charles King Charles King Actor, The Broadway Melody Vaudeville entertainer who appeared in a handful of Hollywood musicals through 1935.
34. Dado Ruspoli Dado Ruspoli Actor, The Godfather: Part III
35. Edmund Hillary Edmund Hillary Self, The Conquest of Everest
36. Dolores Keator Dolores Keator Actress, Dr. No
37. Arnoldo Foà Arnoldo Foà Actor, The Trial
38. Eileen Winters Eileen Winters Self, Certifiably Jonathan
39. Johann David Wyss Johann David Wyss Writer, Swiss Family Robinson
40. Marshall Bradford Marshall Bradford Actor, The Fast and the Furious
41. Francis Scott Key Francis Scott Key Soundtrack, The Dark Knight Rises Francis Scott Key was born to Ann Phoebe Penn Dogworthy and Captain James Ross Key at the family plantation Terra Rubra on August 1, 1779 in Frederick, Maryland. His father was a lawyer, judge, and officer in the Continental Army and his great grandparents Philip Key and Susanna Barton Gardiner where both born in England and immigrated to America in 1726...
42. Peter Pratt Peter Pratt Actor, The Deadly Assassin: Part Four
43. Mark Warren Mark Warren Director, A Little Game of Pool Mark Warren worked at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in 1965. He was a producer in the department called "TV Light Entertainment." His colleagues included Chris Beard and Stan Jacobs. Phyllis Kroeker was unit secretary, typing his scripts for the show "Charlie Had One But He Didn't Like It So He Gave It To Us."
44. Nisar Ahmad Ansari Nisar Ahmad Ansari Actor, Wahan Ke Log
45. Pierrette Grace Pierrette Grace Actress, Amy Fisher: My Story
46. Margit Barnay Margit Barnay Actress, Samson
47. Tom O'Horgan Tom O'Horgan Director, Rhinoceros Tom O'Horgan was named Theatrical Director of the Year in 1968 by "Newsweek" magazine. That watershed year was the apogee of his fame, when he brought "Hair" to Broadway after scoring with two other plays, "Tom Paine" (about the writer of the Revolutionary War-era tome "The Rights of Man") and "Futz!" (1969)...
48. Rudy Wissler Rudy Wissler Actor, The Gas House Kids in Hollywood
49. Erle Chennault Galbraith Erle Chennault Galbraith Self, Episode #5.8
50. Joanne Heeley Joanne Heeley Self, Bitchcraft
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