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1. Harris Wittels Harris Wittels Producer, Parks and Recreation
2. Jules Munshin Jules Munshin Actor, On the Town
3. Adolfo Celi Adolfo Celi Actor, Thunderball Sicilian born actor/writer/director was very popular with European audiences, but largely unknown to the west apart from his portrayal of the villainous SPECTRE agent "Emilio Largo" in the spectacular James Bond film Thunderball. However, due to his heavy accent, Celi's voice was dubbed by Robert Rietty...
4. Stanley Kramer Stanley Kramer Producer, Judgment at Nuremberg
5. Lionel Jeffries Lionel Jeffries Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang With his firm jawline and bristling mustache, Lionel Jeffries played a nice line of English eccentrics. This belied his RADA training. Following military service in WWII, he played his major roles - everything from Grandpa Potts in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to the Marquis of Queensberry in The Trials of Oscar Wilde - in the 1960s...
6. Michael Powell Michael Powell Director, The Red Shoes The son of Thomas William Powell & Mabel (nee Corbett). Michael Powell was always a self confessed movie addict. He was brought up partly in Canterbury ("The Garden of England") and partly in the South of France (where his parents ran an hotel). Educated at Kings School, Canterbury & Dulwich College he first worked at the National Provincial Bank from 1922 - 1925...
7. Madge Blake Madge Blake Actress, Batman Spouse: James Lincoln Blake (1 Child) During World War II, she and her husband, James Lincoln Blake, worked in Utah on construction of the detonator for the atomic bomb and performed such jobs as testing equipment destined for the Manhattan Project. The couple received a citation for their work from the U.S. government.
8. John Howard John Howard Actor, The Philadelphia Story American actor John Howard was usually a leading man in smaller-budgeted films and a second lead in larger pictures. He attended what is now Case Western Reserve University, where he was Phi Beta Kappa, and where he discovered a love for the theatre. He made his film debut in 1934 under his real name...
9. Janet Blair Janet Blair Actress, Burn, Witch, Burn When it came to bright and polished, they didn't get much spiffier than singer/actress Janet Blair -- perhaps to her detriment in the long haul. At Columbia, she was usually overlooked for the roles that might have tested her dramatic mettle. Nevertheless, she pleased audiences as a pert and perky co-star to a number of bigger stars...
10. Derek Jarman Derek Jarman Director, Caravaggio
11. Jamie Gillis Jamie Gillis Actor, Nighthawks Born in New York City, Jamie Gillis trained as a legitimate actor. In the early 1970s he drifted into performing in pornographic films, and continued to work in that field through the late 1990s. Despite the occasional foray into "legitimate" film, such as a cameo in Nighthawks, Gillis remained identified with the porn industry...
12. Harper Lee Harper Lee Writer, To Kill a Mockingbird Nelle Harper Lee grew up in Monroeville, Alabama in the 1920s. It was a time of hostility between whites and blacks in the United States, especially in Alabama. Her father, a lawyer, also ran a local newspaper. Her mother suffered from mental illness and oftentimes stayed inside from others; she was thought to suffer from bipolar disorder...
13. Lou Myers Lou Myers Actor, A Different World
14. Grandpa Jones Grandpa Jones Self, Hee Haw
15. Alice White Alice White Actress, The Widow from Chicago Alice White was born Alva Violet White on August 24, 1904 in Paterson, New Jersey. Her mother, a former chorus girl, died when she was just three years old. She was raised by her Italian grandparents in New Haven, Connecticut. When Alice was a teenager they moved to California where she attended Hollywood high school...
16. Muriel Landers Muriel Landers Actress, Doctor Dolittle
17. Jeff Connors Jeff Connors Actor, The Rifleman
18. Jen Apgar Jen Apgar Actress, The Skeleton Key
19. Märta Torén Märta Torén Actress, Sirocco From an early age her dream was to become an actress. Her first application for acting studies at The Royal Dramatic Theater in 1944 was unsuccessful. After additional dramatic coaching she was finally accepted in 1947. But screenwriter Edwin Blum arranged a screen test for RKO which eventually led to her being offered a contract with Universal Studios...
20. Gary Poulter Gary Poulter Actor, Joe
21. Chris Wiggins Chris Wiggins Actor, Friday the 13th: The Series
22. Brenda Bruce Brenda Bruce Actress, Peeping Tom
23. Kirsten Walther Kirsten Walther Actress, Huset på Christianshavn
24. Joaquín Cordero Joaquín Cordero Actor, The River and Death Joaquin Cordero was born in the city of Puebla in Mexico. Shortly after his birth his family moved to Mexico City, and in the following years he studied in a seminary and even considered becoming a priest, but eventually he decided to pursue a law career. By the mid forties, after three years of law classes...
25. Richard McMillan Richard McMillan Actor, The Fountain
26. Kihachi Okamoto Kihachi Okamoto Director, Kill! Okamoto belonged to what one colleague called "the generation where most of them got killed": the leagues of university graduates who were drafted into and sacrificed to the last years of Japan's war in the South Pacific. Okamoto was drafted during the very worst of it, in 1943, but almost alone among his colleagues managed to survive...
27. Bon Scott Bon Scott Soundtrack, Iron Man 2 Ronald Belford Scott was born on July 9, 1946 in Kirriemuir, Scotland, UK. In 1952, the Scott family relocated to Australia. Bon's strong distaste for authority led him to quit his studies at the age of 15. Bon's earliest musical efforts were both on vocals and drums. His first "real" job in the music business was in a pop band called The Valentines...
28. Forrest Taylor Forrest Taylor Actor, Riders of Destiny Minor American character actor Forrest Taylor was a veteran of the stage by the time he started appearing as a silent lead in both short and feature-length films. He went on to appear in hundreds of secondary "B" movies, although his name does not appear in a large percentage of them. Taylor was born Edwin Forrest Taylor in Bloomington...
29. Jean Gillie Jean Gillie Actress, Decoy Great Britain's killer answer to Hollywood's femme fatale Ann Savage, sultry-eyed, long-maned beauty Jean Gillie had a modest, lightweight career in her homeland before coming to the States and impressing American audiences in one classic film noir. Had the film been released by a major studio...
30. Frank Delfino Frank Delfino Actor, The Lord of the Rings
31. David Watkin David Watkin Cinematographer, Out of Africa David Watkin was born on March 23rd 1925 to a middle class family in Kent, England. Being fond of classical music, he originally wanted to become a pianist despite the lack of support from his religious father. Watkin served shortly in World War II before finally beginning his career in cinema. His...
32. Peggy Mondo Peggy Mondo Actress, The Music Man Peggy Mondo played the proverbial "fat lady" of stage and screen. The daughter of ecclesiastical painter Vincent Elipidio Mondo and Emma A. Spignesi, she hailed from New Haven, Connecticut. Beginning her career as a Connecticut Experimental Theater member in the 1950s, she studied voice under the tutelage of 'Francesco Riggio' and 'Hilda Whitworth Riggio'...
33. Trevor Habberstad Trevor Habberstad Stunts, American Sniper
34. Umberto Eco Umberto Eco Writer, The Name of the Rose He is a professor of semiotics, the study of communication through signs and symbols, at the University of Bologna. Also a philiosopher, a historian, literary critic, and an aesthetician. He is an avid book collector and owns more than 30,000 volumes. The subjects of his scholarly investigations range from St. Thomas Aquinas, to James Joyce, to Superman. He lives in Milan.
35. Dorothea Wieck Dorothea Wieck Actress, Mädchen in Uniform After spending most of her childhood in Sweden, Dorothea was schooled in Dresden and at the age of 12, was taught dance by Maria Moissi in Berlin. She made her stage debut in Vienna , where she appeared in plays by Carl Zuckmayer and Ferenc Molnár. The Swiss-born made her debut in the silent cinema in 1926 after being spotted by the director Franz Seitz...
36. Hamilton Luske Hamilton Luske Director, Cinderella
37. Tod Slaughter Tod Slaughter Actor, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Tod Slaughter took to the stage in 1905 and made a name for himself as the star villain of numerous Victorian melodramas which he toured around England. Many of these were filmed cheaply in the 30s and 40s by quota-quickie tzar George King. His ham performances are perfectly suited to the material...
38. Martha Selleck Martha Selleck Actress, Magnum, P.I.
39. Joseph Szigeti Joseph Szigeti Actor, Hollywood Canteen
40. Larisa Tarkovskaya Larisa Tarkovskaya Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Stalker
41. Ralph Dunn Ralph Dunn Actor, The Pajama Game
42. James Edward Grant James Edward Grant Writer, The Alamo James Edward Grant started as a newspaperman in Chicago in the 1920s. He moved to Hollywood to write under contract with Republic. His passions were bullfighting and writing. He spent the last years of his life in Spain.
43. Lynne Overman Lynne Overman Actor, Reap the Wild Wind
44. Tom Wilson Tom Wilson Actor, Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
45. James Barton James Barton Actor, The Misfits
46. Edward Gargan Edward Gargan Actor, Great Guy
47. Humbert Allen Astredo Humbert Allen Astredo Actor, Dark Shadows
48. Rick Burks Rick Burks Actor, Blood Diner Rick was born in Oakland, California, and raised in Auburn, where he graduated from Placer High School. His dad, Donald, is retired from the CHP, and resides near Yosemite National Park with his second wife and children. Rick has one sister Lori, and three half-sisters, Jessica, and Suzi; plus a half-brother...
49. Art Lewis Art Lewis Actor, Star Spangled Girl
50. Norman Ollestad Norman Ollestad Actor, Ring of Terror
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