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1. Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Director, Chelsea Girls Andrew Warhol's father, Ondrej, came from the Austria-Hungary Empire (now Slovakia) in 1912, and sent for his mother, Julia Zavackyová Warholová, in 1921. His father worked as a construction worker and later as a coal miner. Around some time, the family moved to Pittsburgh. During his teenage years...
2. Dick Kallman Dick Kallman Actor, Hank Dick Kallman, an actor in movies and television in the late 50s and 60s, left Hollywood and began doing stage work. He toured in companies of "How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying" and "Half a Sixpence". He was also an accomplished singer who in 1963 recorded an album of standards for EMI in London...
3. Ed Flanders Ed Flanders Actor, St. Elsewhere
4. Simone Simon Simone Simon Actress, Cat People Diminutive, fiery-tempered Simone Simon was born in France, but spent much of her early childhood in Madagascar, where her father managed a graphite mine. Her schooling was somewhat unsettled, her family moving from city to city (Berlin, Budapest, Turin) before finally establishing themselves in Paris in 1930...
5. Chuck Jones Chuck Jones Animation Department, The Electric Company Starting as a cel washer, Chuck Jones worked his way up to animator and then director at the animation division of Warner Bros. He is famous for creating such beloved cartoon characters as Wile E. Coyote, Henery Hawk, Pepé Le Pew, Marvin the Martian, Ralph Wolf, Road Runner, Sam Sheepdog, Sniffles, and many others...
6. John Kellogg John Kellogg Actor, Twelve O'Clock High
7. Nicholas Courtney Nicholas Courtney Actor, Doctor Who Nicholas Courtney was born in Egypt, the son of a British diplomat. His early years were spent in Kenya and France and he was called up for National Service at the age of 18. After 18 months of duty in the British forces, Courtney joined the Webber Douglas drama school. He spent two years there and then did repertory theatre in Northampton. His next move was to London...
8. Angela Baddeley Angela Baddeley Actress, Tom Jones
9. Anthony Nicholls Anthony Nicholls Actor, The Omen
10. Johnny Murphy Johnny Murphy Actor, The Commitments
11. Joan Woodbury Joan Woodbury Actress, King of the Zombies Tall, provocative actress Joan Woodbury (aka Nana Martinez) was born Joanne Elma Woodbury in Los Angeles on December 17, 1915. Of Danish, English and Indian heritage, she was educated for seven years in a convent. Trained in dance, she was already performing in her mid-teens by the time she graduated from Hollywood High School...
12. Alexander Scourby Alexander Scourby Actor, All My Children The possessor of one of stage, screen, radio and audio cassette's most distinguished vocal instruments, actor Alexander Scourby received his training via Shakespearean roles in the 1930s and perfected his trade on dramatic radio serials in the 1940's. The noted actor/narrator was born in Brooklyn, New York on November 13...
13. Helen Parrish Helen Parrish Actress, In Old California The daughter of stage and bit film actress Laura Parrish, she started in movies at the ripe old age of four, playing Babe Ruth's daughter in the silent Babe Comes Home. She also was featured in "Our Gang" comedy shorts and sometimes played the lead character as a child opposite some of the great femme stars of the day...
14. Douglas Slocombe Douglas Slocombe Cinematographer, Raiders of the Lost Ark London-born Douglas Slocombe has long been regarded as one of the film industry's premiere cinematographers, but he began his career as a photojournalist for Life magazine and the Paris-Match newspaper before World War II. During the war he became a newsreel cameraman, and at war's end he went to work for Ealing Studios as a camera operator...
15. Barbara Valentin Barbara Valentin Actress, Welt am Draht
16. Mabel Normand Mabel Normand Actress, Tillie's Punctured Romance Mabel Normand was one of the comedy greats of early film. In an era when women are deemed 'not funny enough' it seems film history has forgotten her contributions. Her films debuted the Keystone Cops, Charlie Chaplin's tramp and the pie in the face gag. She co-starred with both Chaplin and Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle in a series of shorts...
17. Christopher Mitchell Christopher Mitchell Actor, It Ain't Half Hot Mum
18. Edith Barrett Edith Barrett Actress, I Walked with a Zombie
19. Katina Paxinou Katina Paxinou Actress, Rocco and His Brothers Katina Paxinou was born in 1900, in Piraeus, Greece. She first appeared on stage in 1928, in an Athens production of Henry Bataille's "La femme nue". In the early 1930's she was one of the founding members of the National Theatre of Greece (previously named Royal Theatre) and performed several major roles in Sophocles' "Electra"...
20. Stefan Zweig Stefan Zweig Writer, The Grand Budapest Hotel
21. Bob Morgan Bob Morgan Stunts, The Big Country
22. Aleksey Petrenko Aleksey Petrenko Actor, Sibirskiy tsiryulnik
23. John Santucci John Santucci Actor, Thief
24. Roxanne Arlen Roxanne Arlen Actress, Gypsy A former "Miss Detroit" and WAMPAS Baby Star of 1956, pouty Roxanne Arlen popped up on 1950's and 60's screens as sexy second leads in B-movies and TV episodes. She was tagged "The Wiggle" for a trademark walk she claimed to have developed at grade school, and, curiously, found herself unable to 'get rid of' (!)...
25. Billy Strange Billy Strange Soundtrack, Ocean's Eleven
26. Dennie Moore Dennie Moore Actress, The Women
27. William Woodson William Woodson Actor, The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear He was the narrator of the famous TV series The Invaders, an American science fiction television program created by Larry Cohen that aired on ABC for two seasons, from January 10, 1967 to March 26, 1968. Dominic Frontiere, who had provided scores for Twelve O'Clock High and The Outer Limits, provided scores for The Invaders as well...
28. Bud Geary Bud Geary Actor, Robin Hood Born Sigsbee Maine Geary in Salt Lake City, Utah, on February 15, 1898, ace stuntman Bud Geary began appearing in films in 1920, and it wasn't long before the strapping (6'1"), athletic young man was strutting his stuff with such action players as Douglas Fairbanks in Robin Hood (in which Geary played Will Scarlett) and Buck Jones in The Arizona Romeo...
29. Stephen W. Burns Stephen W. Burns Actor, Herbie Goes Bananas
30. Hope Landin Hope Landin Actress, I Remember Mama
31. Bridget Hedison Bridget Hedison Miscellaneous Crew, Two Bits
32. Charlotte Dawson Charlotte Dawson Self, Australia's Next Top Model Charlotte Dawson was born in New Zealand. She left New Zealand at age 16 to model in Europe and New York. After about ten years of modeling she moved to Australia, where she worked in television and in the fashion industry. In 2002 she returned to Auckland, where she worked on shows How's Life, Getaway and Charlotte's Lists. Since 2007 she has been a judge on Australia's Next Top Model.
33. George Ives George Ives Actor, Intolerable Cruelty
34. Dennis Letts Dennis Letts Actor, Cast Away
35. Bill Tung Bill Tung Actor, Rumble in the Bronx Originally Hong Kong's best known horseracing commentator. Two roles in mid-80s Hong Kong movies landed him many subsequent opportunities playing essentially the same two characters in many other films. #1 Uncle Bill (as in Jackie Chan's bumbling yet wisecracking police chief from Police Story) - as he showed up in all the sequels and many imitation action films...
36. Curtis Bernhardt Curtis Bernhardt Director, Possessed If Curtis Bernhardt is a relative unknown, it's because he didn't direct his first Hollywood feature until 1940 at the age of 41. Bernhardt worked for years in Germany until his Jewish heritage made living there impossible by 1933-- he was arrested by the Gestapo and made a harrowing underground escape to France...
37. Eun-ju Lee Eun-ju Lee Actress, Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War Born in Gunsan, North Jeolla, Lee made her debut in 1997. She was a popular actress, starring in the hit movie Taegukgi hwinalrimyeo in 2004. On the night of February 22, 2005, only a few days after her graduation from Dankook University, Lee suddenly committed suicide at her apartment room in Seongnam City...
38. Al Wiggins Al Wiggins Actor, Road Trip
39. Robin Davies Robin Davies Actor, Shakespeare in Love
40. Florence Ballard Florence Ballard Self, The Bing Crosby Show Florence "Flo" Ballard was born and grew up in Detroit in the Brewster-Douglas public housing project for minories, where Diana Ross and Mary Wilson also grew up. The three childhood friends began singing together as the group The Primettes in 1959. The group became known as The Supremes in 1964 when Motown Record president Berry Gordy signed them up...
41. Efrem Zimbalist Sr. Efrem Zimbalist Sr. Self, Efrem Zimbalist & Harold Bauer Playing Theme and Variations from 'The Kreutzer Sonata' by Beethoven Composer, violinist and educator, educated at first by his father and then the Imperial School at St. Petersburg with Auer. He made his violin debut at Berlin in 1907, followed by a tour of Europe. His American debut was with the Boston Symphony in 1911. Thereafter, he joined the faculty at the Curtis Institute in 1929 and became a director there in 1941...
42. Sonny James Sonny James Soundtrack, Slap Shot
43. Matt McHugh Matt McHugh Actor, Freaks Matt McHugh was born Mathew O. McHugh on January 22, 1894 in Connellsville, PA. He was born into a show business family, joining his parents, brother Frank and sister Kitty on the stage as soon as he learned to talk. When Matt was fourteen, he performed an act with Kitty, but by 1930, the family had abandoned show business altogether...
44. Chuck Adamson Chuck Adamson Writer, Crime Story
45. Deborah Weems Deborah Weems Actress, Between the Lines
46. David Susskind David Susskind Producer, Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
47. Daphne Pollard Daphne Pollard Actress, Our Relations
48. Urmila Bhatt Urmila Bhatt Actress, Ram Teri Ganga Maili
49. Roger Milner Roger Milner Actor, A Handful of Dust
50. Roddy Hughes Roddy Hughes Actor, A Christmas Carol Rotund, cherubic-looking Welsh-born character actor, graduate of Oxford University. Hughes looked every inch the Marlborough House schoolmaster he was earlier in life, prior to embarking upon a theatrical career in 1910. Tailor-made for Dickensian impersonations, he was spot-on casting as Tim Linkinwater...
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