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1. Betty Hutton Betty Hutton Actress, The Greatest Show on Earth Betty Hutton was born Elizabeth June Thornburg on February 26, 1921, in Battle Creek, Michigan. Two years later Betty's father decided that the family way of life wasn't for him, so he left (he committed suicide 16 years later). Having to fend for themselves, Mrs. Thornburg moved the family to Detroit to find work in the numerous auto factories there...
2. Merlin Olsen Merlin Olsen Actor, Father Murphy
3. Vince Edwards Vince Edwards Actor, Ben Casey Born in Brooklyn, the son of Italian immigrant parents, Vince Edwards early aspired to the theater. He was a swimming champion in high school, attended Ohio State University on an athletic scholarship, and was on their National Championship swimming team. Olympics were on the horizon, but an appendicitis operation cut short his swimming career...
4. Richard Brooks Richard Brooks Writer, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Richard Brooks was an Academy Award-winning film writer who also earned six Oscar nominations and achieved success as a film director and producer. He was born Ruben Sax on May 18, 1912, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His parents were Russian-Jewish immigrants. He graduated from West Philadelphia HS...
5. F.W. Murnau F.W. Murnau Director, Nosferatu Director. First was assistant to Max Reinhardt. Began making movies in Germany in 1919. Went to the USA in 1926.
6. Joyce Vanderveen Joyce Vanderveen Actress, The Ten Commandments
7. Dragan Nikolic Dragan Nikolic Actor, Selo gori, a baba se ceslja Dragan Nikolic's movie debut was in 1964 (Pravo stanje stvari), but he started his career with role Dzimi Barka in movie When I Am Dead and Gone, directed by Zivojin Pavlovic and for this role, he was awarded with Diploma at Pula Film Festival in 1968. He appeared in more than 90 feature films. In 1985 he received the "October award" of Belgrade. He was married to Milena Dravic...
8. Shawn Elliott Shawn Elliott Actor, Do the Right Thing Shawn Elliott (born Eliezer Santiago) grew up in New York performing as both an actor and singer. He has two sons, Roland and Russell Santiago from his first marriage to Gloria Fernandez. He also has an adopted daughter and possibly two more children. His current wife and fellow actor is Donna Murphy, to whom he has been married since 1990.
9. Ruth Terry Ruth Terry Actress, Alexander's Ragtime Band Ruth Terry was born Ruth McMahon in Benton Harbor, Michigan, in 1920. She got her start in show business as a child when she would sing with the band in a dance hall where her father worked as a bouncer. She began entering amateur talent contests in the local area, and her beautiful singing voice resulted in her winning many of them...
10. Ralph Taeger Ralph Taeger Actor, Hondo The name may not be familiar but for one brief shining moment in the 1960s, this handsome, firm-jawed, sober-looking actor had his "15 minutes--plus" on TV and film. Ralph Taeger was born of German-speaking parents on July 30, 1936 in Richmond Hill, New York. Very shy as a youngster, he took public speaking to try and overcome his social handicap...
11. William Challee William Challee Actor, Five Easy Pieces
12. Esperanza Baur Esperanza Baur Actress, Jalisco nunca pierde
13. Erle Stanley Gardner Erle Stanley Gardner Writer, Perry Mason Erle Stanley Gardner, the prolific pulp fiction writer best known for creating the fictional lawyer Perry Mason; Della Street, Mason's secretary; private detective Paul Drake, Mason's favorite investigator; and Hamilton Burger, the district attorney with the worst won-lost record in the history of fictional jurisprudence...
14. Lili Valenty Lili Valenty Actress, Wild Is the Wind The multi-faceted Polish-born performer Lili Valenty appeared in a dozen or so Broadway plays in the 30s, 40s and 50s, then went on to enliven a number of routine on-camera projects in her twilight years. Born at the turn of the century, she received her start on the German stage where she became a star...
15. Nicole Maurey Nicole Maurey Actress, The Day of the Triffids Glamorous French beauty who studied dancing in her early career but switched to films in 1944, where she was cast in various heroine roles. She flirted with Hollywood stardom in the 50s, co-starring with Bing Crosby in Little Boy Lost and Danny Kaye in Me and the Colonel. She settled in England in the next decade and appeared pleasantly in a variety of films but without much fanfare...
16. Joe Gladwin Joe Gladwin Actor, Nearest and Dearest
17. Stefan Schnabel Stefan Schnabel Actor, Firefox
18. Faith Brook Faith Brook Actress, To Sir, with Love
19. Hanns Lothar Hanns Lothar Actor, One, Two, Three
20. Bella Blaze Bella Blaze Actress, Kung Fu Beauty 2 Slim, tall (5'8"), and extremely buxom brunette knockout Bella Blaze was born Brittany Glysz on December 13, 1985 in Bay City, Michigan. She's of mixed French and Polish descent. Blaze was discovered by the adult website Big Naturals and began modeling for various porn websites in November, 2009. Bella did her first hardcore sex scene in December...
21. Olaf Hytten Olaf Hytten Actor, The Good Earth
22. Richard Collier Richard Collier Actor, Blazing Saddles
23. Judd Holdren Judd Holdren Actor, Zombies of the Stratosphere In the role of Commando Cody, Judd Holdren patrolled America's threatened skies after actors Tristram Coffin and George Wallace hung up their flying suits. (Coffin was Rocket Man in "King of the Rocket Man" and Wallace was Commando Cody in "Radar Men from the Moon.") Holdren played the airborne hero in "Zombies of the Stratosphere" and also in "Commando Cody...
24. Geraldine Farrar Geraldine Farrar Actress, Carmen Famed singer and author Geraldine Farrar was educated in public schools and then became a music student of Mrs. J.H. Long, Trabadello, Emma Thursby, Lilli Lehman and Graziani. Her 1901 debut was at the Royal Opera House in Berlin, in the role of Marguerite in "Faust". From 1906-22 she was a member of the Metropolitan Opera in New York...
25. Victor Kilian Victor Kilian Actor, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman American character actor of gruff demeanor who played in dozens of films through the Thirties and Forties. A native of New Jersey, he was a wagon driver for his father's laundry business before joining a vaudeville company. He played in stock and touring companies, then was cast in the Walter Huston production of 'Desire Under the Elms' on Broadway...
26. Alex Dreier Alex Dreier Actor, Sweet, Sweet Rachel
27. Tony Carroll Tony Carroll Actor, Masters of the Universe
28. Irene Ware Irene Ware Actress, The Raven One of the many "also rans" or "might-have-beens" in 1930's Hollywood was a blonde beauty queen of Swedish/Austrian ancestry, named Irene Ware. She was actually born Irene Ahlberg in Pelham, New York and first plied her trade as a stenographer before other endeavours piqued her interest. Aged eighteen...
29. Akemi Negishi Akemi Negishi Actress, Red Beard Akemi Negishi might never have become an actress but for Josef von Sternberg. The legendary director was in Japan looking for a woman to play the seductress who leads a bunch of soldiers astray in his upcoming (and as it turned out, last) movie _Anatahan (1954)_. But Sternberg spotted Negishi one night...
30. Kip Gowans Kip Gowans Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Sleuth
31. Pierre Renoir Pierre Renoir Actor, Children of Paradise
32. Laslo Benedek Laslo Benedek Director, The Wild One Laslo Benedek was brought to Hollywood from Hungary--where he had been a writer, editor and photographer--by MGM, and his first few films were undistinguished programmers. His third, however, was quite a bit better: Death of a Salesman, the screen version of Arthur Miller's classic play. Although trashed by critics at the time for...
33. Myfanwy Talog Myfanwy Talog Actress, Will Quack Quack
34. Joseph Forte Joseph Forte Actor, Reefer Madness
35. Kelly Troup Kelly Troup Costume Designer, Cutting Class
36. Charles G. Martin Charles G. Martin Actor, The Beguiled
37. Nick Borgani Nick Borgani Actor, Rear Window
38. Richard Keene Richard Keene Actor, Happy Days
39. Margarita Fischer Margarita Fischer Actress, Uncle Tom's Cabin
40. John Wyndham John Wyndham Writer, Village of the Damned John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris was born in 1903. After trying many jobs including farming and law, he started writing short stories for publication in 1925. He did well in America in the 1930s, writing under various pen names and graduated to churning out the staple written diet of every red blooded American male - the detective story...
41. Claude François Claude François Soundtrack, Goodfellas
42. Ysabel MacCloskey Ysabel MacCloskey Actress, Yours, Mine and Ours
43. Thelma Lee Thelma Lee Actress, They Live
44. Lindsay Shonteff Lindsay Shonteff Director, Devil Doll
45. Kitty Courbois Kitty Courbois Actress, Spijkerhoek
46. Richard Kinon Richard Kinon Director, The Love Boat
47. Cleo Madison Cleo Madison Actress, Eleanor's Catch Cleo Madison began her career with a theatrical company in Santa Barbara, California, in 1910. She stayed with the company for several years, and the troupe made the rounds of vaudeville and the theater circuit. Returning to California, and tired of touring, she decided to get into the motion picture business and secured work at Universal Pictures...
48. William Beckley William Beckley Actor, Dynasty William Beckley, born in London, England on January 15, 1930, was known for his many television roles from the 1960's through the late 1980's. He was perhaps best remembered for playing along side actors John Forsythe, Linda Evans and Joan Collins as Gerard the butler in Dynasty . Later in life he resided near Richmond, Virginia and passed away on March 11, 2015.
49. Ian Turpie Ian Turpie Self, Press Your Luck
50. William 'Shorty' Young William 'Shorty' Young Actor, Hero Tomorrow
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