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1. Elizabeth Taylor Elizabeth Taylor Actress, Giant Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was considered one of the last, if not the last, major star to have come out of the old Hollywood studio system. She was known internationally for her beauty, especially for her violet eyes, with which she captured audiences early on in her youth and kept the world hooked on with since...
2. Lola Albright Lola Albright Actress, Champion Lola Jean Albright was born on July 20, 1924 in Akron, Ohio, the daughter of John Paul Albright and Marion Harvey, both of whom were gospel singers. She worked as a model before moving to Hollywood in the mid-1940s, studied piano for 20 years and worked as a receptionist at radio station WAKR in Akron...
3. Peter Lorre Peter Lorre Actor, Casablanca As a youth Peter Lorre ran away from home, worked as a bank clerk and, after stage training in Vienna, made his acting debut in Zurich. He remained unknown, traveling for several years and acting in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, until Fritz Lang cast him as the psychopathic child killer in M...
4. Ken Howard Ken Howard Actor, The White Shadow Ken Howard was elected the National President of The Screen Actors Guild on September 24, 2009. He has been a working member of SAG for over forty years. The Tony and two-time Emmy Award-winning actor, most recently received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie playing Phelan Beale in critically-acclaimed Grey Gardens...
5. Giulietta Masina Giulietta Masina Actress, The Nights of Cabiria Born in San Giorgio di Piano, Giulietta Masina spent part of her teenage years living with a widowed aunt in Rome, where she cultivated a passion for the theater and studied for a degree in Philosophy. She began her career on the radio with the program "Terzoglio" (1942), about the adventures of newlyweds Cico and Pallina from scripts written by Federico Fellini...
6. Jeremy Applegate Jeremy Applegate Actor, Heathers Jeremy was born on August 29, 1965 as Paul Boyce. He was named by his sisters after Paul McCartney of the Beatles fame. He changed his name to Jeremy Applegate in 1983.
7. Paula Trueman Paula Trueman Actress, All My Children The delightful twinkle in her eye and that elderly mischievous look coming from the tiniest of frames were unmistakable traits in 70s and 80s lightweight films. One of a slew of popular elderly ladies getting their "fifteen minutes" at the time, character actress Paula Trueman was born around the turn of the century on April 25...
8. René Enríquez René Enríquez Actor, Hill Street Blues
9. Basil Dearden Basil Dearden Director, Dead of Night A former stage director, Basil Dearden entered films as an assistant to director Basil Dean (he changed his name from Dear to avoid being confused with Dean). Dearden worked his way up the ladder and directed (with Will Hay) his first film in 1941; two years later he directed his first film on his own...
10. Chase Tatum Chase Tatum Actor, Who's Your Caddy?
11. Sully Boyar Sully Boyar Actor, Dog Day Afternoon
12. Duncan Macrae Duncan Macrae Actor, The Little Kidnappers
13. Keith Richards Keith Richards Actor, The Ten Commandments
14. Jerry Lester Jerry Lester Self, Cavalcade of Stars
15. Joe Garagiola Joe Garagiola Self, The Match Game
16. Dave Brockie Dave Brockie Actor, Empire Records
17. Enzo Barboni Enzo Barboni Director, They Call Me Trinity
18. Mae Murray Mae Murray Actress, The Merry Widow Dubbed "The Girl with the Bee Stung Lips", silent-era screen star Mae Murray began her career on stage partnered with ballroom dancing extraordinaire Vernon Castle in the 1906 Broadway show "About Town." Born the daughter of émigrés, she began studying dance at a young age. Two years later she joined the "Ziegfeld Follies" chorus line and moved up to headliner status by 1915...
19. David Kossoff David Kossoff Actor, The Larkins
20. Desmond T. Doss Desmond T. Doss Self, The Conscientious Objector
21. Mona Maris Mona Maris Actress, The Falcon in Mexico Sultry, sleepy-eyed Argentine brunette Mona Maris was born Rosa Emma Mona Maria Marta Capdevielle, of Spanish-French parentage. Her well-to-do background ensured a quality education with an emphasis on foreign languages. Mona mastered three of them, but, alas, English was not among them. This mattered little early on...
22. Tom Whedon Tom Whedon Writer, Captain Kangaroo
23. Eloy de la Iglesia Eloy de la Iglesia Writer, La semana del asesino Spanish movies director. He studied cinema in Paris at the IDHEC. He began working in cinema in 1966, though he became famous in the years of the spanish transition to the democracy with provoking films. Drugs, delinquence, terrorism and generational problems are the common subjects in his films.
24. Lee Farr Lee Farr Actor, The Detectives
25. Ken Maynard Ken Maynard Actor, Mystery Mountain Image is everything in Hollywood. Few stars were ever as disliked within the business but held in such high regard by fans as Ken Maynard. To never have met Maynard was reportedly a blessing. And despite his innumerable personality shortcomings, no other western star of the period had so many opportunities thrown his way...
26. Laurien Dominique Laurien Dominique Actress, The Ecstasy Girls The lovely and lissome Laurien Dominique was born on September 22, 1956 in Springfield, Illinois. Laurien's parents first met after her father went to apply for a job in the office of a comic book factory that her mother worked as a receptionist for. She lived naked for a year in a rain forest in Kauai...
27. Reg Lye Reg Lye Actor, The Killing of Angel Street
28. Dayton Lummis Dayton Lummis Actor, Elmer Gantry
29. Virginia Hunter Virginia Hunter Actress, Sing a Song of Six Pants Virginia Hunter grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and studied dancing and ballet from age 8. The family moved to Los Angeles in 1940 and Virginia was under contract to MGM from 1940-1945. She then moved over to Columbia Pictures, working there until the late 1940s. She had started modeling in the late 1940s and was offered a job by the I...
30. Boris Dvornik Boris Dvornik Actor, Tragovi crne devojke Boris Dvornik was born to the family of a carpenter. His acting experience started at the age of 8 when he took parts in plays for children. In his high school days he was learning to be electrician, but soon decided to pursue full-time acting career instead. After finishing National Acting School in Novi Sad he enrolled in Drama Academy in Zagreb...
31. Pauline Taylor Pauline Taylor Actress, A Clockwork Orange
32. Courtney Brown Courtney Brown Miscellaneous Crew, Sea Hunt
33. Richard Sylbert Richard Sylbert Production Designer, Chinatown
34. Philip Bourneuf Philip Bourneuf Actor, The Molly Maguires Tall American character actor with distinctively dark eyebrows and graying hair. The son of an engineer, he was a respected performer on Broadway for thirty years, beginning in 1934. He had a reputation for being a consummate professional and a great storyteller. Despite his military bearing and aristocratic manner...
35. Virginia Paris Virginia Paris Actress, Santa Barbara
36. K.C. Ligon K.C. Ligon Actress, American Raspberry Born into a theatrical family (her mother was actress and dialect coach Nora Dunfee and her father was veteran Broadway and film actor David Clarke), she made her Broadway debut in "Under Milk Wood" at the age of eight, and subsequently appeared with her parents in the National Tour of "The Visit" with Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne...
37. Del Lord Del Lord Director, A Plumbing We Will Go
38. Jack Bernardi Jack Bernardi Actor, Shampoo
39. David Early David Early Actor, The Silence of the Lambs
40. Ivan Nagy Ivan Nagy Director, Skinner
41. Chano Urueta Chano Urueta Director, La bestia magnifica (Lucha libre)
42. Alissa Alban Alissa Alban Actress, Hope Floats
43. Marie De Becker Marie De Becker Actress, Mrs. Miniver
44. Hideyo Amamoto Hideyo Amamoto Actor, Yojimbo One of Japan's most distinctive character actors, Eisei Amamoto is one of their cinema's few personalities who is easily recognizable to Western movie buffs. Tall (six feet) and skeletal of build, bony-faced and wild-haired (when not ensconced in a vast silver wig), Amamoto's persona inspired Woody Allen to dub him with an imitation Peter Lorre voice in What's Up Tiger Lily...
45. Eddy Chandler Eddy Chandler Actor, The Roaring Twenties Character actor who made his film debut on the East Coast in October 1911. After serving in WWI, Chandler continued with his film and stage career becoming one of the most prolific (if more often than not uncredited) bit actors in the industry. Also appeared in vaudeville as a comedian and singer; when his act completed its run in Los Angeles...
46. Sib Hashian Sib Hashian Actor, Community Auditions: Star of the Day
47. Annie Croft Annie Croft Actress, On with the Dance
48. Clotilde Joano Clotilde Joano Actress, Z
49. Denis McGrath Denis McGrath Writer, X Company A screenwriter, playwright & producer originally from New York City, Denis McGrath's writing has taken him from Vancouver to St. John's and from L.A. to Cape Town. He's written drama, comedy, docs, animation and video games, and hopes one day to write exclusively for cell phones. Denis won a WGC Screenwriting Award for his miniseries Across The River to Motor City...
50. James Culliford James Culliford Actor, The Entertainer
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