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1. John Cazale John Cazale Actor, The Godfather: Part II John Cazale was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to an Irish-American mother, Cecilia (Holland), and an Italian-American father, John Cazale. Cazale only made five feature films in his career, all which many fans and critics alike call classics. But before his film debut, the short The American Way, he won numerous Obie Awards for his stage performances in "The Indian Wants the Bronx" and "The Line"...
2. Samantha Lewes Samantha Lewes Actress, Mr. Success
3. Karen Steele Karen Steele Actress, Marty Karen Steele was born on March 20, 1931, in Honolulu, Hawaii. A former cover girl and model, she was one of the most strikingly beautiful actresses to ever work in film and television. She went to the University of Hawaii and to Rollins College in Florida before gracing our film screens with her first film in 1952...
4. Estelita Rodriguez Estelita Rodriguez Actress, Rio Bravo
5. Juanin Clay Juanin Clay Actress, WarGames
6. Lynne Thigpen Lynne Thigpen Actress, Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? Multi-talented actress Lynne Thigpen was born Cherlynne Thigpen in Joliet, Illinois, on December 22, 1948. She performed in community theater and university theater productions while attending the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Following graduation, she taught high-school English for a short time...
7. Maurice Evans Maurice Evans Actor, Planet of the Apes A grand, robust, highly theatrical British classical actor, Maurice Evans was the son of a justice of the peace who enjoyed amateur playwriting on the side. In fact, his father adapted several adaptations of Thomas Hardy's novels and Evans would often appear in them. Early interest also came in London choirs as a boy tenor...
8. Robert Ludlum Robert Ludlum Writer, The Bourne Ultimatum
9. Terry Pratchett Terry Pratchett Writer, Hogfather
10. Morton Downey Jr. Morton Downey Jr. Actor, Predator 2 Talk-show host and songwriter ("Because We're Young", "Hearts Are Wild"), composer, author, actor and singer, educated at New York University (BS) and a two-year Law School student. He was a program director and announcer at WPOP in Hartford, Connecticut, and later made several records under his birth name...
11. Arnold Ridley Arnold Ridley Actor, Dad's Army Having sustained injuries during World War I , the young Arnold Ridley was forced to give up a budding acting career and turn to writing. He hit the jackpot with 'The Ghost Train' which was a great West End success and has been filmed several times. This was followed by a number of other plays during the 1920s and 1930s...
12. Hugh Herbert Hugh Herbert Actor, The Great Waltz Shy, stammering and widely popular US screen comedian of the 30's and 40's whose trademark gesture could be seen in all his fingers fluttering together, usually accompanied by his other trademark - that "woo-woo!" exclamation.
13. Gus Van Gus Van Actor, Bank Notes
14. Josephine Hull Josephine Hull Actress, Harvey Josephine Sherwood changed her name after marrying stage actor Shelly Hull in 1910. She studied drama at Radcliffe College, much to the dismay of her parents and first worked on the stage in a stock company in Boston. Her husband died in 1919, aged 35, of Spanish influenza. Josephine left the stage for three years and never re-married...
15. Belinda Lee Belinda Lee Actress, It Happened in '43 Green-eyed blonde bombshell Belinda Lee was born in Devon, England to a hotel owner (Robert Esmond Lee) and florist (Stella Mary Graham) on June 15, 1935. Nicknamed Billie, she was an incredible beauty while still in her early teens, attending the Rookesbury Park Prep School at Hampshire and St. Margaret's boarding school at Devon...
16. Richard Levinson Richard Levinson Writer, Murder, She Wrote
17. Anne Frank Anne Frank Writer, The Diary of Anne Frank Born in Germany in 1929 and raised and raised in Germany and Amsterdam. In 1942, shortly after receiving a diary for her 13th birthday, she and her family were forced to go into hiding to escape Hitler's persecution of the Jews. Hiding with another family and a dentist in an annex behind the building in which her father worked...
18. Med Flory Med Flory Actor, The Nutty Professor
19. Vera Chytilová Vera Chytilová Director, Daisies Vera Chytilová was born on February 2, 1929, in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic). She studied philosophy and architecture in Brno for two years, then worked as a technical draftsman, a designer, a fashion model, a photo re-toucher, then worked as a clapper girl for Barrandov Film Studios in Prague. There she continued as a writer, actress, and assistant director...
20. Barbara Morrison Barbara Morrison Actress, Papillon
21. Roy Glenn Roy Glenn Actor, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
22. Matt Landers Matt Landers Actor, Die Hard Matt Landers, a graduate of Notre Dame High School, worked his first professional season as an actor at the Surflight Summer Theater in Beach Haven, New Jersey, in 1969. He studied at the Boston Conservatory of Music and appeared as Jesus in "Godspell" in his first Equity performance at the Wilbur Theater in Boston...
23. Steno Steno Writer, An American in Rome
24. Christopher Jackson Christopher Jackson Actor, National Lampoon's Vacation
25. George Eldredge George Eldredge Actor, The Corpse Vanishes
26. Lauretta Feldman Lauretta Feldman Self, Augenblick mal... Wer ist Marty Feldman?
27. Richard Coogan Richard Coogan Actor, The Californians
28. Joanna Dickens Joanna Dickens Actress, Willow
29. Karel Kachyna Karel Kachyna Director, Ucho
30. Henry Lee Lucas Henry Lee Lucas Self, Murder by Numbers An unwanted child born to a destitute family in Blacksburg, Virginia, Henry Lee Lucas' mother, 41-year-old Viola, turned tricks in their dirt floor cabin in front of the family. She hated her new son from the time he was born and continually abused him. Her husband Anderson, who had lost his legs in a railroad accident...
31. Mona McKinnon Mona McKinnon Actress, Plan 9 from Outer Space
32. Andrew Martin Andrew Martin Actor, WWE Raw
33. Charlie Parker Charlie Parker Soundtrack, Se7en Charles Christopher Parker Jr. was born on August 29, 1920, in a suburb of Kansas City, Missouri, to Charles Parker Sr. and his 18-year-old wife Addie. His father ran out on the family when Charlie was just a little boy. When he was 11 his mother bought him an alto saxophone for his birthday. By the time he was 15 Charlie was working as a musician in the flourishing Kansas City jazz scene...
34. Howard Fast Howard Fast Writer, Spartacus
35. Vilma Ebsen Vilma Ebsen Actress, Broadway Melody of 1936
36. James Sheldon James Sheldon Director, The Millionaire
37. Cristie Schoen Cristie Schoen Miscellaneous Crew, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Born in Madrid, Spain to two hard-working military parents, William and Elizabeth Schoen. Her family has lived in New Orleans, La since the 1800s. Graduated from LSU with a double major in German and Performing Arts. Studied at The Atlantic Theatre Company in New York, and has performed in many different stage plays. Has a huge respect for method actors...
38. Shelby Bacon Shelby Bacon Actor, Holiday Inn
39. Philip Merivale Philip Merivale Actor, The Stranger
40. Joe Bassett Joe Bassett Actor, Tall Man Riding
41. Mija Aleksic Mija Aleksic Actor, Vaga za tacno merenje One of the most busy, talented and famous Serbian actors. After studying law, Mija Aleksic turned to acting, becoming a member of the Yugoslav Drama Theatre and the Yugoslav Drama Theatre in Belgrade. As of the 1950s, Aleksic added movies and - later on television - to his numerous activities.. At ease in drama, Mija Aleksic is best remembered for his talent in the register of comedy.
42. David Burns David Burns Actor, Let's Make Love
43. George Donaldson George Donaldson Self, Celtic Thunder: Take Me Home
44. Lex de Regt Lex de Regt Actor, Familie Oudenrijn
45. Sir Lancelot Sir Lancelot Actor, I Walked with a Zombie He was born Lancelot Victor Edward Pinard, to well-to-do Anglophile parents in Trinidad. Oddly though, it wasn't until schooling took him to New York City in 1940 that he discovered a love of calypso music. In a profession where successful artists commonly took names like King Radio or Lord Invader...
46. Lyda Roberti Lyda Roberti Actress, The Kid from Spain Lyda's father was German clown Roberti, her mother a Polish trick rider. As a child performer, she toured Europe and Asia with the Circus in which she was born, leaving it (and her reportedly abusive father) in Shanghai, China. In this truly international city, Lyda became a child cafe entertainer and learned the fractured English that became her trademark...
47. DeWitt Bodeen DeWitt Bodeen Writer, Cat People Bodeen started out as a stage actor and playwright. In his latter capacity, he enjoyed a moderate amount of success with "Escape to Autumn" and "Thing of Beauty", before finding work as a reader in Hollywood. One of Bodeen's plays, "Embers at Haworth" (about the Bronte sisters), came to the attention of Val Lewton...
48. Joachim Dietmar Mues Joachim Dietmar Mues Actor, Die Bubi Scholz Story
49. Magda Guzmán Magda Guzmán Actress, En nombre del amor
50. Billie Rhodes Billie Rhodes Actress, Something in Her Eye San Francisco-born comedienne of early silent cinema. Born Levita Axelrod in San Francisco, she was (according to Picture Show of July 19, 1919) of English parentage and named 'Billie' because a son had been expected. She trod the boards of vaudeville by the age of eleven and appeared in melodrama under heavy makeup playing adults by the age of thirteen...
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