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1. Andy Hallett Andy Hallett Actor, Chance Andy Hallett is from the tiny Cape Cod village of Osterville, part of the town of Barnstable. He attended Barnstable High School and then Assumption College in Worcester. Always shy, he didn't begin singing until Patti LaBelle invited him onstage at a concert. After moving to Los Angeles he worked as a runner for an agency and then as a property manager and personal assistant...
2. Mitch Hedberg Mitch Hedberg Actor, Almost Famous Mitch Hedberg was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, on February 24, 1968. He began his stand-up career in Florida, and after a period of honing his skills there he moved to Seattle and began touring. He soon appeared on MTV's "Comikaze", then a 1996 appearance on Late Night with David Letterman brought him his big break...
3. Paul Henreid Paul Henreid Actor, Casablanca The son of aristocratic banker Baron Carl Alphons and Marie Luise von Hernried, Paul grew up in Vienna and studied at the prestigious Maria Theresa Academy (graduating in 1927) and the Institute of Graphic Arts. For four years, he worked as translator and book designer for a publishing outfit run by Otto Preminger...
4. Luke Askew Luke Askew Actor, Cool Hand Luke Tall and rangy, usually sporting long mangy hair, and frequently projecting a strong and intense on-screen presence, character actor Luke Askew made a potent and lasting impression playing a substantial volume of mean and fearsome villains in both motion pictures and television shows alike in a career that spanned over forty years...
5. Marc Platt Marc Platt Actor, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers One of Hollywood's more high-flying dancers on film, dimpled, robust, fair-haired Marc Platt provided fancy footwork to a handful of "Golden Era" musicals but truly impressed in one vigorous 1950s classic. Born to a musical family on December 2, 1913 in Pasadena, California as Marcel Emile Gaston LePlat...
6. Bill Travers Bill Travers Actor, Born Free
7. Calvin Lockhart Calvin Lockhart Actor, Wild at Heart Bahamian-born Calvin Lockhart first caught moviegoers' attention in the supercharged urban films Cotton Comes to Harlem and Halls of Anger before becoming a fairly steady fixture in the "blaxploitation" movies of the early-to-mid 1970s. Born Bert Cooper to a large family in Nassau on October 18, 1934, he...
8. Antony Hamilton Antony Hamilton Actor, Howling IV: The Original Nightmare Though born in England in May of 1952, Antony Hamilton was adopted by an Australian military man and his wife and grew up in Adelaide, Australia. A classically trained dancer, he danced with the Australian ballet before his outstanding good looks led him into a modeling career. He modeled in Europe and...
9. Maurice Jarre Maurice Jarre Composer, Lawrence of Arabia Unlike many musicians who started to learn music while still in their childhood, Maurice Jarre was already late in his teens when he discovered music and decided to make a career in that field. Against his father's will, he enrolled at Conservatoire de Paris where he studied percussions, composition and harmonies...
10. Rudy Bond Rudy Bond Actor, The Godfather Rudolph Bond was raised in Philadelphia. He got his start at the Neighborhood Players. After World War II, he was invited by Elia Kazan to be a student at the famed "Actors Studio" in New York, working with such future stars as Paul Newman, James Dean, and Marlon Brando. His first big break was a role in the stage production of "A Streetcar Named Desire"...
11. Carl Orff Carl Orff Soundtrack, Natural Born Killers
12. Carole Costello Carole Costello Self, Episode #3.32
13. Bernard Blier Bernard Blier Actor, The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe
14. Richard O'Brien Richard O'Brien Actor, The Andromeda Strain
15. Dane Witherspoon Dane Witherspoon Actor, Episode #1.11
16. Sheila Manahan Sheila Manahan Actress, Seven Days to Noon
17. Dick Rich Dick Rich Actor, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
18. Katherine Squire Katherine Squire Actress, When Harry Met Sally...
19. Marlene Willis Marlene Willis Actress, Attack of the Puppet People
20. Vera Brittain Vera Brittain Writer, The First World War
21. Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Self, Bamboozled
22. Eddie Ryder Eddie Ryder Actor, General Hospital
23. Katherine Cassavetes Katherine Cassavetes Actress, A Woman Under the Influence
24. Joe Williams Joe Williams Self, Cinderfella
25. Soeur Sourire Soeur Sourire Soundtrack, Mermaids Soeur Sourire ("Sister Smile") a.k.a. the Singing Nun, was born Jeanine Deckers on October 17, 1933, in Belgium. She attended art school as a young girl, while also developing her musical talents. Jeanine learned to sing and play, and write her own songs. She was not from a close-knit family, and even though Jeanine said she was not against marriage...
26. Norman McKinnel Norman McKinnel Actor, When Boys Leave Home
27. Hal Roach Jr. Hal Roach Jr. Producer, Block-Heads
28. Howard Goorney Howard Goorney Actor, Fiddler on the Roof
29. Jane Webb Jane Webb Actress, Fantastic Voyage
30. Monte Hale Monte Hale Actor, Giant American B-Western star and singing cowboy Monte Hale was born Samuel Buren Ely in 1919 in Ada, Oklahoma, to Herod and Helen Ely. He learned to sing and play guitar at an early age. In Houston and later Galveston, Texas, he played for vaudeville shows and local rodeos. During World War II a job as a...
31. Brian Huggins Brian Huggins Actor, I Banged Lucy and Knocked Her Up... No Big Deal
32. Wilfred Noy Wilfred Noy Director, The Midnight Girl
33. Andrea Checchi Andrea Checchi Actor, Two Women
34. Harry Ritz Harry Ritz Actor, Silent Movie
35. Henry Farrell Henry Farrell Writer, Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte
36. Nina Campana Nina Campana Actress, The Petrified Forest Nina Campana was born on December 23, 1897 as Esperanza Susanna de Ybarrondo in Los Angeles, California to parents Vicenta Botiller & Dr. Thomas de Ybarrondo. She was first married to opera singer Ettore Camapana and then later on to Martin A. Wolfskill. Nina passed on June 21, 1950 at her home in Los Angeles.
37. Rico Yan Rico Yan Actor, Got 2 Believe
38. Tex Cooper Tex Cooper Actor, Trouble in Texas
39. Gretchen Rau Gretchen Rau Set Decorator, The Last Samurai
40. Mantovani Mantovani Soundtrack, The Green Mile Annunzio Paolo Mantovani was born November 15, 1905, in Venice, Italy, the son of a violinist who performed at La Scala under the baton of maestro Arturo Toscanini. Born into a musical household, Mantovani was taught the piano and music theory while a youth. When Mantovani's father was appointed conductor of the orchestra at London's Covent Garden theater in 1912...
41. Ray Bloch Ray Bloch Music Department, The Honeymooners Composer, songwriter ("When Love Has Gone"), conductor, pianist, author and arranger, he came to the USA during World War I. He was a pianist in New York Ballrooms, then organized his own orchestra and toured the US in vaudeville. He was a pianist on radio, then a music director and arranger for radio and for television networks...
42. Georges Seurat Georges Seurat Thanks, Sunday in the Park with George Georges Seurat, one of the members of 'Salon des Refuses' who learned from classical training and from contemporary art and was rejected by the official Salon, became the founder of Pointilism (Divisionism) in art. He was born Georges-Pierre Seurat on December 2, 1859, in Paris, France. He was the youngest of three children in the family of a wealthy lawyer...
43. Paul Grimault Paul Grimault Director, Le roi et l'oiseau
44. Alan Tang Alan Tang Actor, Flaming Brothers Alan Tang, named Tang Kwong Wing, was born September 20, 1946, the year of the dog, in Guangzhou, PRC. He was the youngest of four children having two older brothers and one older sister. His early education was at the New Method College or the Sun Fat College. After graduation and having armed himself with a degree in Chinese History, Alan entered the teaching profession of Chinese History...
45. Clive McLean Clive McLean Writer, Alice
46. Alan Passaro Alan Passaro Self, Gimme Shelter
47. Birgitta Valberg Birgitta Valberg Actress, The Virgin Spring
48. Anna Turner Anna Turner Actress, Empire of the Sun
49. Shukry Sarhan Shukry Sarhan Actor, Chased by the Dogs
50. Hubert Gregg Hubert Gregg Actor, In Which We Serve
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