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1. Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn Actress, Breakfast at Tiffany's Hepburn was a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother was a Dutch baroness, and her father, born in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and of English and Austrian descent, worked in business. In the movies she appeared as a delicate adolescent, a look which remained until her last movie Always directed by Steven Spielberg...
2. Barbara Stanwyck Barbara Stanwyck Actress, Double Indemnity Today Barbara Stanwyck is remembered primarily as the matriarch of the family known as the Barkleys on the TV western The Big Valley, wherein she played Victoria, and from the hit drama The Colbys. But she was known to millions of other fans for her movie career, which spanned the period from 1927 until 1964...
3. Johnny Weissmuller Johnny Weissmuller Actor, Tarzan's New York Adventure Johnny Weissmuller was born in Timisoara, Romania, then a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, though he would later claim to have been born in Windber, Pennsylvania, probably to ensure his eligibility to compete as part of the US Olympic team. A sickly child, he took up swimming on the advice of a doctor...
4. Nedra Volz Nedra Volz Actress, 10 An apple dumpling of a darling, character actress Nedra Volz had one of those slightly vacant, twinkly-eyed faces absolutely designed for light sitcoms and commercial work. Although she didn't come into her own until past retirement age, she enjoyed a solid two-decade ride delightfully amusing audiences all over...
5. Bruce Gordon Bruce Gordon Actor, Piranha
6. Etta James Etta James Soundtrack, Back to the Future
7. Anthony Eisley Anthony Eisley Actor, The Naked Kiss The future stage, screen and TV star (real name: Fred Eisley) was born in Philadelphia. His father was general sales manager and "troubleshooter" for a large company, and his work kept the family on the move (up and down the East Coast) throughout Eisley's young life. As early as the days of school plays Eisley knew that he wanted to be an actor...
8. Robert Donley Robert Donley Actor, Cocktail
9. David Battley David Battley Actor, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
10. Victor Izay Victor Izay Actor, Wild Hogs
11. Carrie Hamilton Carrie Hamilton Actress, Cool World
12. Parveen Babi Parveen Babi Actress, Deewaar Junagad born and raised, Ms. Babi was spotted by renowed B.R. Ishara at Ahmedabad University, and he approached her to act in his forthcoming movie, Charitraheen, which was a sequel to Chetna. Her co-star in this movie was none other than renowed Indian cricketer Salim Durrani. Since then there has no looking back for this gorgeous...
13. Tom Ricketts Tom Ricketts Director, Life's Blind Alley Married to actress Josephine Ditt (Mrs. Tom Ricketts), Ricketts directed the first motion picture in Hollywood. Starting in the honkytonks of London, he became of the best Shakespearean actors of his day. Ricketts worked up to a few days before his death. Leaving for work at Universal, his bad cold developed into pneumonia and his health quickly went down hill to his death...
14. Beatrice Lillie Beatrice Lillie Self, Beatrice Lillie Dubbed "the funniest woman in the world", comedienne Beatrice Lillie was born the daughter of a Canadian government official and grew up in Toronto. She sang in a family trio act with her mother, Lucy, and her piano-playing older sister, Muriel. Times were hard and the ambitious mother eventually took the girls to England to test the waters...
15. Italia Coppola Italia Coppola Actress, One from the Heart
16. James Jacks James Jacks Producer, The Mummy
17. Eddie Parker Eddie Parker Actor, The Star Packer
18. Leonard Freeman Leonard Freeman Writer, Hawaii Five-0
19. Hiram Keller Hiram Keller Actor, Fellini Satyricon
20. Carolin Wosnitza Carolin Wosnitza Actress, Der Tote an der Elbe
21. Robert Judd Robert Judd Actor, Crossroads
22. Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson Director, Broncho Billy's Sentence American actor-director-writer-producer Gilbert M. Anderson, father of the movie cowboy and the first Western star, was born Maxwell Henry Aronson in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. His parents, Esther (Ash) and Henry Aronson, were from New York. His father was from a German Jewish family, and his mother was the daughter of Russian Jewish parents...
23. Zeke Mills Zeke Mills Actor, Dazed and Confused
24. Kevin Stoney Kevin Stoney Actor, The Dresser
25. Barbara Starr Barbara Starr Actress, Range Riders Vera came with her family to Los Angeles at the age of three. When she was in her late teens, she changed her name to Barbara Starr and entered the movie industry as an extra. While working as an extra, she met Harold and Gaylord Lloyd. In 1924 she married Gaylord. In 1925 she starred in her first movie...
26. Wei Lo Wei Lo Actor, The Chinese Connection
27. Marion Mathie Marion Mathie Actress, Lolita
28. Kay Cousins Johnson Kay Cousins Johnson Actress, The Night of the Meek
29. Al Hirschfeld Al Hirschfeld Self, Marlene: Inventing Dietrich
30. William Burns William Burns Writer, The First Meeting
31. Bernard Punsly Bernard Punsly Actor, Angels with Dirty Faces Bernard Punsly auditioned for the 1935 play "Dead End" on a lark - he had absolutely no show-business experience whatsoever, had never studied acting and had no desire to be an actor. He said that show business seemed like it might be fun, so he figured he'd give it a shot. To his surprise he was picked for he play...
32. King George V King George V Self, Cambridgeshire Race Meet
33. Alex Munro Alex Munro Actor, Holiday on the Buses Diminutive Scottish comedian and actor, Alex 'The size of it!' Munro was a headliner in British variety theatres for many years, eventually making his home in Llandudno in North Wales, where he ran his own show at the Happy Valley for 30 years. Born Alexander Horsburgh in Glasgow, he began, with his brother Archie and sister June...
34. Tim Drury Tim Drury Sound Department, Freeway
35. Alan Freed Alan Freed Soundtrack, Goodfellas
36. Clark Allen Clark Allen Actor, Five Characters in Search of an Exit
37. Harold Kasket Harold Kasket Actor, The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
38. Doug Blasdell Doug Blasdell Self, Doubling the Weight
39. Paul Esser Paul Esser Actor, Rotation
40. Matt Moore Matt Moore Actor, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Brother of actress Mary Moore.
41. Lee Savin Lee Savin Producer, The T.A.M.I. Show
42. Joseph Anthony Joseph Anthony Director, The Rainmaker Joseph Anthony made his Broadway debut in 1937, and in the years following he was the partner of dancer Agnes de Mille, was employed as a set designer on films and dabbled as a film actor. His main interest, however, was the stage, and he became one of Broadway's most accomplished directors. In addition to occasionally acting on stage and in TV...
43. Nora Gregor Nora Gregor Actress, The Rules of the Game Nora Gregor was an operetta diva, stage and film actress. She made her debut in Graz, Austria, and from there went to the Volksbühne an das Raimund-Theater in Vienna. She also worked at the Reinhardt Bühne in Berlin. From 1930 to 1933 she lived in Hollywood and also in Berlin. She made her first silent movie in 1921 and her first talkie in 1930 (Olympia)...
44. Lee Murray Lee Murray Actor, Ride, Kelly, Ride Born in Brooklyn, New York. of Italian immigrant parents. Worked in vaudeville as a child and young adult. Danced his way to Hollywood, where he worked for many years as a specialty dancer doing bit parts in many movies.Married in L.A., he had three children, Don Lee, Rise Lee, and Norma Lee. After Rise died an accidental death by fire...
45. Curt Flood Curt Flood Self, The National Pastime
46. Louis Seigner Louis Seigner Actor, L'Eclisse
47. Walter C. Hackett Walter C. Hackett Writer, The White Sister
48. Don Mason Don Mason Actor, Titan Goes Pop
49. Nobuo Kaneko Nobuo Kaneko Actor, Ikiru
50. Hal Lierley Hal Lierley Make-Up Department, Return of the Fly
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