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1. Ted Cassidy Ted Cassidy Actor, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Ted Cassidy was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and raised in Philippi, West Virginia. He was a well respected actor who portrayed many different characters during his film and television career. His most notable role was Lurch, the faithful butler on the television series The Addams Family. His most memorable dialogue as Lurch would be...
2. Carole Lombard Carole Lombard Actress, To Be or Not to Be Born in Indiana, she was eight years old when her parents divorced, and her mother took her and her two older brothers to L.A. to start a new life. At age twelve she was spotted playing baseball in the street by director Allan Dwan who cast her as a tom-boy in "A Perfect Crime". Bitten by the movie bug...
3. Glenn Corbett Glenn Corbett Actor, Shenandoah An American lead actor and supporting actor, rugged and commanding Glenn Corbett's background didn't seem like it would lead to Hollywood stardom. The son of a garage mechanic, Corbett served a hitch in the Navy and later met Judy, the woman who would become his wife, while she was working at a college...
4. Russell Johnson Russell Johnson Actor, Santa Barbara Long before he was known as "The Professor" in the cult comedy classic Gilligan's Island, Russell Johnson was a well-known character actor, starring in several Westerns and Sci-Fi classics as This Island Earth and It Came from Outer Space. Johnson grew up in Pennsylvania and was sent to a boarding school in Philadelphia with his brothers when his father died...
5. Virginia O'Brien Virginia O'Brien Actress, The Harvey Girls Known to classic film fans by various nicknames--including Miss Deadpan, Frozen Face, and Miss Ice Glacier--this statuesque, dark-haired singer/actress carved a unique niche for herself on stage and screen by the hilarious Sphinx-like way she delivered a song. The daughter of the captain of detectives of the Los Angeles Police Department...
6. Bernard Lee Bernard Lee Actor, Dr. No Best remembered as 'M' in the James Bond films, Bernard Lee was a popular character player in British films throughout the 1950s and 1960s. Born into a theatrical family, he made his stage debut at age six and later attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He first appeared on the West End stage in London in 1928...
7. Joyce Jameson Joyce Jameson Actress, General Hospital Well-endowed, attractive Joyce Jameson was typecast as 'broads', 'dames' and dizzy blondes - somewhat in the vein of Barbara Nichols. In real life, she was said to have been the antithesis of her screen personae, a graduate in theatre arts from UCLA, highly intelligent and well-read. Joyce began acting in films from 1951...
8. Dave Madden Dave Madden Actor, Charlotte's Web
9. Ron Taylor Ron Taylor Actor, Trading Places
10. Trey Wilson Trey Wilson Actor, Raising Arizona Houston-born character actor Trey Wilson was at his best playing rural, authoritarian type roles, usually in comedic productions. He was really starting to hit his straps in feature films when he unfortunately succumbed to a cerebral hemorrhage only days from his 41st birthday. Probably best remembered as fast talking...
11. Ron Carey Ron Carey Actor, History of the World: Part I He was a notably short, Italian, nasal-toned and mischievous-looking fellow, a perfect type for the stand-up comedy circuit and for playing Brooklynesque characters in T.V. sitcoms and films...which is just what Ron Carey did. He was born Ronald Joseph Cicenia in Newark, New Jersey, on December eleventh...
12. Sophiya Haque Sophiya Haque Actress, Wanted Sophia Haque rose to fame as a VJ/host on pop-music channels broadcast by India in the 1990s (via satellite). Her amiable personality and attractive appearance made her a favorite with many viewers, and led to her being offered bit parts in Indian films. A lead role in the low-budget comedy film 'Snip!' followed...
13. Peter Butterworth Peter Butterworth Actor, Robin and Marian Peter Butterworth's promising career in the British Navy ended when the plane in which he was traveling was shot down by the Germans in WW II and he was placed in a POW camp. There he became close friends with Talbot Rothwell (later a writer on the "Carry On" series, on which Butterworth often worked)...
14. Ballard Berkeley Ballard Berkeley Actor, In Which We Serve Ballard Berkeley made his professional stage debut in 1928, and performed for many years in London's West End and in New York theatres. He is best remembered as Major Gowen in the British television series "Fawlty Towers" (1975).
15. Jens Jungmark Jens Jungmark Sound Department, The Last Day Jens was a skilled musician and it was natural for him to use this knowledge as a springboard into the new formats. He was interested in film making and film production. In a short time he developed his skills in sound engineering and became a highly skilled engineer on the recording scene, an equally adept film sound technician and composer for all sorts of productions...
16. Peter Ronson Peter Ronson Actor, Journey to the Center of the Earth Born in Iceland, Peter began running track at a young age. He excelled in this sport and in his late teens was on the Icelandic National Team for the decathlon. He held several national records. While competing in Europe, he met a runner from the United States who was currently attending and competing for USC...
17. John Mortimer John Mortimer Writer, The Innocents John Mortimer is a prolific writer for the theatre, films (starting during World War II, when he wrote scripts for the Crown Film Unit), television and radio. He also writes fiction and was a trial attorney for more than 30 years. Arguably his most famous creation is Horace Rumpole, "barrister at law...
18. David J. O'Connell David J. O'Connell Editorial Department, The Killers
19. Aubrey Mather Aubrey Mather Actor, The House of Fear Bald-pated character actor in theatre from 1905, then in UK films of the 30's and US films of the 40's and 50's, often portraying - yes! - the butler.
20. Florence Desmond Florence Desmond Actress, Three Came Home
21. Ross Bagdasarian Ross Bagdasarian Soundtrack, Donnie Brasco Composer, prolific songwriter ("Come On-a My House", "Witch Doctor", "Chipmunk Song"), author, actor, producer, impressionist, educated at Coll. Writer, and has made many records. He joined ASCAP in 1951, and specialized in catchy, hummable melodies. Some of his other popular-song compositions include "Armen's Theme"; "Safari"; "Freddy...
22. Phil Chambers Phil Chambers Actor, The Mole People
23. Emil Sitka Emil Sitka Actor, Crimewave This tall, gangling man, a bit player in hundreds of Hollywood films, achieved comparative immortality through his appearances as favorite foil of The Three Stooges (see Ted Healy) in so many of their two-reelers. (Although one might well wonder whether that source of immortality would not drive its recipient to imbibe to excess.) Having debuted with the Stooges in Half-Wits Holiday...
24. Karl Lukas Karl Lukas Actor, Blazing Saddles
25. Martha Tibbetts Martha Tibbetts Actress, Ceiling Zero
26. Meyer Lansky Meyer Lansky Self, Lucky Luciano: Chairman of the Mob Polish-born Meyer Lansky emigrated to New York with his family and grew up in the Lower East Side. It was there that he ran into Bugsy Siegel, at the time a teenaged neighborhood gangster, and the two would remain lifelong friends. When Lansky saw the kinds of money Siegel was making from his various illegal activities--mainly gambling--he decided that this was the line of work for him...
27. Léo Delibes Léo Delibes Soundtrack, Carlito's Way
28. Kermit Maynard Kermit Maynard Actor, Valley of Terror Stuntman and stand-in for his brother (cowboy hero Ken Maynard) and other stars during the late 1920s and early 1930s, he would eventually come to star in a series of minor westerns himself and later become a character player, often in the role of outlaw.
29. Prem Nazir Prem Nazir Actor, Bhargavi Nilayam Prem Nazir is considered to be the biggest star in Malyalam film history. He graduated from St. Berchman's College in Changanassery, Kerala. He started acting for the Excel company and most of his films were for the Udaya and Merryland Studios. He portrayed the ideal male in most of his films.
30. Ruth Duccini Ruth Duccini Self, Memories of Oz
31. John Davidson John Davidson Actor, The Devil Bat
32. Earl Dwire Earl Dwire Actor, Blue Steel
33. Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt Actor, Man on the Roof He was raised on Kungsholmen in Stockholm, where his father had a flower shop. His father was also a social democratic politician. 'Unga Örnar', a socialist youth club, had a theater club which he joined. Since his parents were poor, he had to start work at the age of 16 as a delievery boy. Meanwhile...
34. Abigail Van Buren Abigail Van Buren Self, Ed Writes Dear Abby
35. Paul Micale Paul Micale Actor, Rocky II
36. Saratchandra Chatterjee Saratchandra Chatterjee Writer, Devdas
37. Harvey Bernhard Harvey Bernhard Miscellaneous Crew, The Devil's Brigade
38. Agustín González Agustín González Actor, Belle Epoque
39. Arturo Toscanini Arturo Toscanini Self, Hymn of the Nations Arturo Toscanini was the most celebrated conductor of his time, considered by many to be the greatest conductor of the twentieth century. He revolutionized musical interpretation by frequently insisting that his orchestras play the music exactly as written, a highly unusual practice in the nineteenth century...
40. Robert Keegan Robert Keegan Actor, Straw Dogs
41. Pierre Boileau Pierre Boileau Writer, Vertigo
42. Carl Smith Carl Smith Soundtrack, I, Robot
43. Barbara Woodell Barbara Woodell Actress, Cup O'Gold
44. Hal Sutherland Hal Sutherland Director, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids
45. Ted Cooper Ted Cooper Actor, 20000 Leagues Under the Sea
46. Piet Römer Piet Römer Actor, Stiefbeen en zoon
47. Ralph Hulett Ralph Hulett Animation Department, The Jungle Book
48. Bobby Burns Bobby Burns Actor, Speed Kings
49. Flower the Meerkat Flower the Meerkat Self, A Family Affair
50. Ferike Boros Ferike Boros Actress, Bachelor Mother Character actress in 30's and 40's US films.
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