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1. David Strickland David Strickland Actor, Forces of Nature David Strickland was born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, on October 14, 1969. Raised in Princeton, New Jersey, he never thought about an acting career until moving to the LA suburb of Pacific Palisades while in high school. Instead of going to college, he joined a theater company and began performing comedy sketches that he wrote along with a friend...
2. Joan Shawlee Joan Shawlee Actress, Some Like It Hot Zany, extrovert, sometimes blonde, sometimes brunette, sometimes red-haired character comedienne Joan Shawlee began her performing career as a fourteen-year old Powers model. At sixteen, she sang in New York night spots and was proclaimed one of "the six most beautiful girls in Manhattan". Hollywood noticed in due course and 20th Century Fox signed her under contract...
3. William Hanna William Hanna Producer, Scooby-Doo
4. Michael Todd Michael Todd Producer, Around the World in Eighty Days Film producer Michael Todd was one of the major contributors to technical innovation in the film industry in the 1950s. Having worked with Fred Waller and Cinerama, he got tired of the three-panel format, left the company and tried to find the process for making "Cinerama coming from one hole". He joined forces with the American Optical Co...
5. Gloria Holden Gloria Holden Actress, The Life of Emile Zola Hollywood leading lady in B-movies, and supporting actress in big budget films. Although remembered for her portrayal of "Mme. Zola" in The Life of Emile Zola, she is most memorable for her chilling-yet-beauteous performance as Dracula's Daughter. She had another memorable role in director Tod Browning's Miracles for Sale.
6. Nella Walker Nella Walker Actress, Sabrina
7. Jade Goody Jade Goody Self, Episode #1.1
8. Charles Starrett Charles Starrett Actor, The Mask of Fu Manchu While on the Darmouth College football team, Charles Starrett was hired to play a football extra in The Quarterback. Impressed by the job, Starrett got the acting bug and next went into vaudeville, then regional stage work and finally to Broadway. Spotted by a Paramount talent scout, Starrett was signed to play the romantic lead in Fast and Loose...
9. Patrice Wymore Patrice Wymore Actress, Ocean's Eleven When Kansas-born Patrice Wymore was only six years of age, she began touring with her family in tent shows and in vaudeville, her mother being a pianist and singer on the circuit. In contrast, her father was a trucking line exec. Trained in voice, the lovely, fair-haired teenager gambled on a try in New York and it paid off...
10. Pat Ryan Pat Ryan Actor, The Toxic Avenger Tubby character actor Pat Ryan usually portrayed amusingly sleazy fat guys in a handful of enjoyable low-budget pictures made throughout the 80s. Ryan was born on October 29, 1946 in Pennsylvania. He made his film debut with a small part in the gritty urban vigilante action opus "Fighting Back." Pat...
11. Addison Richards Addison Richards Actor, Boys Town
12. Ben Lyon Ben Lyon Actor, Hell's Angels Ben Lyon was your average boyish, easy-going, highly appealing film personality of the Depression-era 1930s. Although he never rose above second-tier stardom, he would enjoy enduring success both here and in England. Born Ben Lyon, Jr. in Atlanta, Georgia, the future singer/actor was the son of a pianist-turned-businessman and youngest of four...
13. Melissa Stribling Melissa Stribling Actress, Horror of Dracula
14. Toby Wing Toby Wing Actress, Rhythmitis It's pretty unusual for a mostly unbilled chorus girl to rate a star on Hollywood Boulevard, but Toby Wing was unique. A genuine granddaughter of the Confederacy (on her mother's side at least; her father's family was pure Maine Yankee), she was born Martha Virginia Wing in Amelia Court House, Virginia in 1915 and taking the stage name Toby after a family nickname (for a horse!)...
15. Olive Deering Olive Deering Actress, The Ten Commandments
16. Bill Coyne Bill Coyne Actor, Suburbia
17. Helen Stenborg Helen Stenborg Actress, One Life to Live
18. Kane Richmond Kane Richmond Actor, Spy Smasher Supporting player during the 30's and 40's in standard Hollywood films and rugged star of "B" adventure two-reelers, features and cliff-hanger serials.
19. Britt Lomond Britt Lomond Actor, Presenting Señor Zorro Britt Lomond is best remembered as the sinister yet dashing Captain Monastario, the arch nemesis of Guy Williams' Zorro in the first thirteen shows of the 50s television show. The Commandante of the Pueblo de Los Angeles, Captain Monastario was always confounded by Zorro, and his machinations were constantly foiled...
20. Aleksandr Benyaminov Aleksandr Benyaminov Actor, Moscow on the Hudson
21. Walter Lantz Walter Lantz Producer, Woody Woodpecker and His Friends As the head of his own animation studio, Lantz was responsible for the creation of the first Technicolor cartoon. He also introduced the cartoon characters Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Andy Panda, Chilly Willy, and Woody Woodpecker.
22. Angus Duncan Angus Duncan Actor, General Hospital
23. Dan Hartman Dan Hartman Soundtrack, Scrooged
24. Paul Francis Webster Paul Francis Webster Soundtrack, Inglourious Basterds
25. Johann Wolfgang Goethe Johann Wolfgang Goethe Writer, Faust Johann Wolfgang Goethe was born on 28 August 1749 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as son of a lawyer. After growing up in a privileged upper middle class family, he studied law in Leipzig from 1765 to 1768, although he was more interested in literature. As he was seriously ill, he had to interrupt his studies...
26. Lynn Baggett Lynn Baggett Actress, D.O.A.
27. Ernst Deutsch Ernst Deutsch Actor, The Third Man
28. Everett Glass Everett Glass Actor, Invasion of the Body Snatchers
29. Paul Verhoeven Paul Verhoeven Director, Heart of Stone
30. Derek Farr Derek Farr Actor, The Dam Busters
31. Cachao Cachao Soundtrack, Dance with Me
32. Stendhal Stendhal Writer, Rouge et noir A foremost French writer of the Romantic era, Stendhal was born Marie-Henri Beyle in Grenoble, France in 1783. A loyal Bonapartist he followed Napoleon closely during his military campaigns Stendhal's novels reflect his intense love of Italy, his political convictions and the moral and philosophical dilemmas of his time...
33. Enzo Fiermonte Enzo Fiermonte Actor, Rocco and His Brothers
34. Tex Palmer Tex Palmer Actor, Ridin' Leather
35. Lester Rawlins Lester Rawlins Actor, They Might Be Giants
36. Nadia Barentin Nadia Barentin Actress, A Self-Made Hero
37. Louis Delluc Louis Delluc Director, Fièvre
38. Josef von Stroheim Josef von Stroheim Sound Department, Three Days of the Condor
39. Bradley Lavelle Bradley Lavelle Actor, Judge Dredd
40. Vladimir Ivashov Vladimir Ivashov Actor, Ballad of a Soldier
41. Demir Gökgöl Demir Gökgöl Actor, Head-On
42. Cass Daley Cass Daley Actress, Red Garters Brassy, gangly Cass Daley, the daughter of a streetcar conductor, started her career as a band vocalist. She displayed a flair for zany comedy that made her a big hit in nightclubs and on radio, and she started working in films in the early 1940s. Her eccentric, off-the-wall singing and dancing combined with her gawky...
43. Billy Dix Billy Dix Actor, Bad Day at Black Rock
44. Charlotte Smith Charlotte Smith Actress, A Victim of Jealousy
45. Lisa Ferraday Lisa Ferraday Actress, Rancho Notorious Original Woolite Girl. Traveled around USA for 2 years with "Wooly" the lamb promoting the product. Woolite was a powdered product which came in a blue can at that time. Had one of the first talk shows on television called "Dinner with Lisa" out of New York City where she interviewed dignitaries and other notable persons of the day...
46. Seafield Head Seafield Head Producer, New Minds for a New Firm
47. Maurice Schutz Maurice Schutz Actor, The Passion of Joan of Arc
48. Ratmir Shishkov Ratmir Shishkov Self, Premiya Muz-TV 2005
49. Victoria Karnafel Victoria Karnafel Actress, The Deer Hunter
50. Morton Haack Morton Haack Costume Designer, Planet of the Apes
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