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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. 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...
3. Derek Farr Derek Farr Actor, The Dam Busters
4. 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...
5. William Hanna William Hanna Producer, Scooby-Doo
6. 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...
7. Melissa Stribling Melissa Stribling Actress, Horror of Dracula
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. Nella Walker Nella Walker Actress, Sabrina
10. Patrice Wymore Patrice Wymore Actress, Ocean's 11 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...
11. Joseph F. Kosala Joseph F. Kosala Actor, The Fugitive
12. Addison Richards Addison Richards Actor, Boys Town
13. 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...
14. 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.
15. Angus Duncan Angus Duncan Actor, General Hospital
16. Olive Deering Olive Deering Actress, The Ten Commandments
17. 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.
18. 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...
19. Dan Hartman Dan Hartman Soundtrack, Scrooged
20. 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!)...
21. Jade Goody Jade Goody Self, Episode #1.1
22. Helen Stenborg Helen Stenborg Actress, One Life to Live
23. Reginald Farmer Reginald Farmer Actor, Fast Times at Ridgemont High
24. Lynn Baggett Lynn Baggett Actress, D.O.A. Tall, regal, sultry-eyed, flame-haired (later blonde) Lynn Baggett is better remembered for her turbulent, unhappy private life than for her "B" level acting roles. Born Ruth Baggett in Wichita Falls, Texas, on May 10, 1923, her father, David L., was in the oil business and her mother, the former Ruth Simmons...
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. Vladimir Ivashov Vladimir Ivashov Actor, Ballad of a Soldier
27. Ernst Deutsch Ernst Deutsch Actor, The Third Man
28. Everett Glass Everett Glass Actor, Invasion of the Body Snatchers
29. Walter Lantz Walter Lantz Director, The Woody Woodpecker Show 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.
30. 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...
31. Bill Coyne Bill Coyne Actor, Suburbia
32. Paul Francis Webster Paul Francis Webster Soundtrack, Inglourious Basterds
33. Michael Da Costa Michael Da Costa Actor, Steptoe and Son
34. Louis Delluc Louis Delluc Director, Fièvre
35. Lester Rawlins Lester Rawlins Actor, They Might Be Giants
36. Vi Stevens Vi Stevens Actress, The Golden Year
37. Maurice Schutz Maurice Schutz Actor, The Passion of Joan of Arc
38. Enzo Fiermonte Enzo Fiermonte Actor, Rocco and His Brothers
39. Frederick Peisley Frederick Peisley Actor, Gentlemen's Agreement
40. John W. Considine Jr. John W. Considine Jr. Producer, Boys Town
41. 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...
42. Paul Verhoeven Paul Verhoeven Director, Heart of Stone
43. Mark Chamberlin Mark Chamberlin Actor, The Ward
44. Jean Debucourt Jean Debucourt Actor, The Earrings of Madame de...
45. Mona Martí Mona Martí Actress, Felicia
46. James Tarwater James Tarwater Actor, Appaloosa
47. Josef von Stroheim Josef von Stroheim Sound Department, Three Days of the Condor
48. Victoria Karnafel Victoria Karnafel Actress, The Deer Hunter
49. Peter Revson Peter Revson Transportation Department, Grand Prix Peter Revson was the perfect stereotype of the young, rich, jet-setting playboy race car driver, but ironically it was an image he loathed. Revson was born in New York City, to a family that founded the Revlon Cosmetics empire. He started his racing career in the 60s in Hawaii, racing in local events before moving to Europe and trying the prestigious Formula 1 series...
50. Nadia Barentin Nadia Barentin Actress, A Self-Made Hero
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