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1. Sheila Gish Sheila Gish Actress, Highlander
2. George Burns George Burns Actor, The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
3. Robert Horton Robert Horton Actor, Wagon Train
4. Faye Emerson Faye Emerson Self, The Faye Emerson Show Synonymous with chic, the ever-fashionable Faye Emerson certainly qualified as one of the "first ladies" of TV glamor. Bedecked in sweeping, rather low-cut gowns and expensive, dangling jewelry, she was a highly poised and stylish presence on the small screen during its exciting "Golden Age". An enduring presence throughout the 1950s...
5. Fernando Rey Fernando Rey Actor, The French Connection Fernando Rey, the great Spanish movie actor primarily known in the United States for his role as "Frog One" in The French Connection and its sequel, was born Fernando Casado D'Arambillet on September 20 1917, in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, the son of Colonel Casado Veiga. Originally, the young Fernando intended to become an architect...
6. The Notorious B.I.G. The Notorious B.I.G. Soundtrack, Superbad Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. Biggie Smalls, was born in Brooklyn, New York, May 21, 1972. He was the son of Jamaican parents, Voletta Wallace, a pre-school teacher, and George Latore, a welder and small-time politician. He was raised in the poor Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant as the son of a preschool teacher...
7. Windell Middlebrooks Windell Middlebrooks Actor, Body of Proof
8. Rico Alaniz Rico Alaniz Actor, The Magnificent Seven
9. Sam Melville Sam Melville Actor, The Rookies
10. Richard Crane Richard Crane Actor, Rocky Jones, Space Ranger Dark haired, athletic American leading man of 40's B-movies. Richard Crane was at his most successful at a time when Hollywood was somewhat denuded of its male stars, most of whom were doing wartime military service. Upon their return to the ranks, Crane's career went into decline. He did, however, have a brief resurgence in the 1950's as the square-jawed...
11. Charles Bukowski Charles Bukowski Writer, Barfly Charles Bukowski, the American poet, short-story writer, and novelist, was born Heinrich Karl Bukowski, Jr. in Andernach, Germany on August 1920. He was the son of Henry Bukowski, a US soldier who was part of the post-World War I occupation force, and Katharina Fett, a German woman. His father, his wife and young "Henry Charles" returned to the United States in 1922...
12. Eiko Matsuda Eiko Matsuda Actress, In the Realm of the Senses
13. Bob Crosby Bob Crosby Soundtrack, Raging Bull Bob Crosby was born on August 25, 1913 in Spokane, Washington, one of seven children born to Harry Lowe Crosby, a bookkeeper at a Tacoma brewery, and his wife, Kate Harrigan Crosby. Bob was 10 years younger than his brother Harry, who as Bing Crosby, achieved fame as the most popular singer of the first half of the 20th century...
14. Miroslava Miroslava Actress, The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz Born in the pre-war Prague, young Miroslava Sternova (or simply Miroslava, as she was known in her film career) was brought to Mexico by her parents in the late 30s, leaving her childhood, her native Czechoslovakia and her beloved grandma. After winning a beauty contest in Mexico City, Miroslava spent some time in Los Angeles studying acting...
15. Stan Brakhage Stan Brakhage Director, Window Water Baby Moving
16. Barney McFadden Barney McFadden Actor, Salem's Lot
17. Barbara Mullen Barbara Mullen Actress, Dr. Finlay's Casebook
18. Charles Brackett Charles Brackett Writer, Sunset Blvd. Charles Brackett, born in Saratoga Springs, New York, of Scottish ancestry, followed in his attorney-father's footsteps and graduated with a law degree from Harvard University in 1920. He practised law for several years, before commencing work as drama critic for The New Yorker (1925-29), in addition to submitting short stories to The Saturday Evening Post...
19. Shirley Ross Shirley Ross Actress, San Francisco Blonde, vivacious and obviously talented, Shirley Ross had the promisings of a big musical film star but her career remained strictly second-string throughout her fairly short career. Making a mark for herself proved difficult; in fact, she is best remembered through her pairing with an entertainment legend...
20. Terry Nation Terry Nation Writer, Doctor Who Before becoming a film script writer Terry was a prolific writer of UK TV scripts in both action and science fiction genre. His scripts are noted for their depth, i.e. they usually have many sub-plots as well as the main plot. As a writer on the Dr Who TV series he created the DALEKs, the mechanical monsters who plan universal domination...
21. Olga Tschechowa Olga Tschechowa Actress, Bel Ami Olga Chekhova (also Olga Tschechova in German), one of the most popular stars of the silent film era, remained a mysterious person throughout her life and was accused of being a Russian agent in Nazi Germany. She was born Olga Konstantinovna von Knipper on April 26, 1897, in Aleksandropol, Transcaucasia...
22. Jeremy Silberston Jeremy Silberston Director, Brookside
23. Jon English Jon English Actor, All Together Now
24. Harry Stubbs Harry Stubbs Actor, The Invisible Man
25. Giancarlo Prete Giancarlo Prete Actor, Ladyhawke
26. Joy Mukherjee Joy Mukherjee Actor, Umeed
27. Borden Chase Borden Chase Writer, Red River Prior to his career as a writer, Chase was employed as chauffeur for notorious prohibition-era gangster Frankie Yale -- until Yale was 'rubbed out' by Al Capone's mob in July 1928. Chase, then still going by the more prosaic name Frank Fowler, as well Yale's other regular driver, James Caponi...
28. Diane Sommerfield Diane Sommerfield Actress, Days of Our Lives
29. K. Asif K. Asif Director, Mughal-E-Azam Asif was born Asif Karim in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh to Parents Dr. Fazal Karim and Bibi Ghulam Fatima. He was the youngest of his siblings with Sikander Begum, wife of versatile Actor/Director/Producer Nazir Ahmed Khan being the Eldest and Masood Karim, the first Muslim President of Sindh Club second in line...
30. William Hayward William Hayward Producer, Easy Rider
31. Tim Baar Tim Baar Special Effects, Jaws
32. Rakel Laakso Rakel Laakso Actress, Opri
33. Steve Sekely Steve Sekely Director, The Day of the Triffids
34. John Halloran John Halloran Actor, Angel and the Badman
35. Dennis Bowen Dennis Bowen Actor, Caddyshack II
36. Jean-Dominique Bauby Jean-Dominique Bauby Writer, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly French journalist and editor of Elle magazine. In 1995 a cerebrovascular accident (stroke)left him almost totally paralyzed and speechless, a rare condition called locked-in-syndrome. He could barely move his lips, utter a few grunts, and blink his left eyelid. He authored the book The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Le Scaphandre et Le Papillon)...
37. John Profumo John Profumo Self, General Election
38. Chris LeDoux Chris LeDoux Soundtrack, Ji su tian shi
39. James Fritzell James Fritzell Writer, Mister Peepers
40. Robert P. Marcucci Robert P. Marcucci Soundtrack, The Help Bob Marcucci started in the record business in 1955 as a songwriter. He then launched Chancellor Records, and discovered Frankie Avalon and Fabian. Taylor Hackford's The Idolmaker is based on Marcucci's life during the Avalon/Fabian years. He is still active in developing new ideas and producing projects.
41. Richard Holley Richard Holley Miscellaneous Crew, The Blues Brothers
42. Kathryn Reed Kathryn Reed Miscellaneous Crew, Altman
43. Rosy Samad Rosy Samad Actress, Golapi Ekhon Traine
44. Eumenio Blanco Eumenio Blanco Actor, Close Encounters of the Third Kind
45. Peter Bergman Peter Bergman Writer, Americathon
46. Rex Marshall Rex Marshall Self, Suspense Unflappable announcer and program host who began his career on Boston radio in 1937. He was the 'voice' for the Reynolds Aluminum Company for twenty-five years, and he also announced for Esso gasoline, Auto-Lite spark plugs and Maxwell House coffee. In his final decades, his rich voice hosted one of the classiest of local radio shows on a station covering Dartmouth's tony hometown...
47. Quentin Lawrence Quentin Lawrence Director, The Crawling Eye
48. Felipe Turich Felipe Turich Actor, Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter
49. Tonino Ricci Tonino Ricci Director, Il dito nella piaga
50. George Justin George Justin Production Manager, The Graduate
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