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1. Charlton Heston Charlton Heston Actor, Ben-Hur With features chiseled in stone, and renowned for playing a long list of historical figures, particularly in Biblical epics, the tall, well built and ruggedly handsome Charlton Heston was one of Hollywood's greatest leading men and remained active in front of movie cameras for over sixty years. As a Hollywood star...
2. Howard Hughes Howard Hughes Producer, The Outlaw Billionaire businessman, film producer, film director, and aviator, born in Humble, Texas just north of Houston. He studied at two prestigious institutions of higher learning: Rice University in Houston and California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California. Inherited his father's machine tool company in 1923...
3. Debralee Scott Debralee Scott Actress, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
4. Kurt Cobain Kurt Cobain Soundtrack, Moulin Rouge! Kurt Cobain was born on February 20 1967, in Aberdeen, Washington. Kurt and his family lived in Hoquiam for the first few months of his life then later moved back to Aberdeen, where he had a happy childhood until his parents divorced. The divorce left Kurt's outlook on the world forever scarred. He became withdrawn and anti-social...
5. Brian Donlevy Brian Donlevy Actor, Dangerous Assignment It seems that Brian Donlevy started out life as colorfully as any character he ever played on the stage or screen. He lied about his age (he was actually 14) in 1916 so he could join the army. When Gen. John J. Pershing sent American troops to invade Mexico in pursuit of Pancho Villa--Mexican rebels under Villa's command raided Columbus...
6. John Pinette John Pinette Actor, The Punisher
7. William Hudson William Hudson Actor, Attack of the 50 Foot Woman
8. Richard Dysart Richard Dysart Actor, The Thing Richard Dysart served for four years in the Air Force during the Korean War. He's a founding member of the American Conservatory Theatre, San Francisco. He received the Drama Desk Award in 1972 and a Emmy Award in 1992. He is good friends with Diana Muldaur, who played Rosalind Shays on L.A. Law.
9. Brother Theodore Brother Theodore Actor, The 'Burbs
10. Molly Picon Molly Picon Actress, Fiddler on the Roof The little "yente" with the big, expressive talent, New York-born Yiddish icon Molly Picon entertained theater, radio, TV and film audiences for over seven decades (from age 6) with her song-and-dance routines while helping to popularize the Yiddish culture into the American mainstream as well as overseas...
11. Charlene Holt Charlene Holt Actress, El Dorado
12. Rockne Tarkington Rockne Tarkington Actor, Black Samson
13. Isabel Jewell Isabel Jewell Actress, Gone with the Wind Isabel Jewell, like other actresses in Hollywood in the 1930s, suffered from chronic typecasting. The diminutive, platinum-haired daughter of a doctor and medical researcher seemed to be forever playing hard-boiled, tough-talking broads: gangster's molls, dumb blondes, prostitutes and, of course, poor "white trash" Emmy Slattery in Gone with the Wind...
14. Barbara Turner Barbara Turner Writer, The Company
15. Maggie Pierce Maggie Pierce Actress, Tales of Terror
16. Divya Bharti Divya Bharti Actress, Deewana Divya was born on February 25, 1974 to Meeta and Om Prakash Bharti. Opting for acting, she quit college, & landed a role in 'Bobbili Raja' (Telegu) in 1990 at just 16 years of age. This movie became a hit, and was dubbed into Hindi and released as 'Raampur Ka Raja'. Divya made her debut in Bollywood in 1992 'Dil Hi To Hai'...
17. Martine Bartlett Martine Bartlett Actress, Sybil
18. Chino 'Fats' Williams Chino 'Fats' Williams Actor, The Terminator
19. Alma Kruger Alma Kruger Actress, His Girl Friday Matronly, grandmotherly character actress, in films 1935-47, best known as head nurse Molly Byrd in the "Dr. Kildare/Dr. Gillespie" films of the 1930s and '40s. 64 years old when she made her film debut in William Wyler's "These Three" in 1935, she lived to be 88, dying in 1960.
20. Douglas Henderson Douglas Henderson Actor, The Manchurian Candidate
21. Roohi Berde Roohi Berde Actress, Aa Gale Lag Jaa
22. Layne Staley Layne Staley Soundtrack, The Perfect Storm Layne Staley was born in Kirkland, Washington in 1967. In the mid-1980s, he fronted the glam metal band Sleze, then formed Alice in Chains (then called Alice n' Chains, ala Guns 'N' Roses) with guitarist Jerry Cantrell, bassist Mike Starr & drummer Sean Kinney. Their debut album Facelift was a hit...
23. Alf Kjellin Alf Kjellin Director, The Waltons Although trained for the stage in his native Sweden, Alf Kjellin appeared in only a few stage productions before entering films. His work in Torment resulted in his being noticed by Hollywood, and he made his American film debut in 1949 under the name Christopher Kent. He soon went back to using his real name...
24. Julie Wilson Julie Wilson Actress, This Could Be the Night
25. Karel Zeman Karel Zeman Director, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
26. John Wray John Wray Actor, All Quiet on the Western Front
27. Allen Ginsberg Allen Ginsberg Self, The Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat Generation Louis Ginsberg, the moderate Jewish Socialist and his wife Naomi, who was a radical Communist and irrepressible nudist are the parents of Irwin Allen Ginsberg, the poet and man of many other things eg. actor. Poems he written eg. Howl, Six gallery, Sunflower Sutra ... His themes: drugs, against Vietnam War, politics, "beat generation", hippies, buddhism, ...
28. Douglas MacArthur Douglas MacArthur Self, Universal Newsreel
29. Gene Pitney Gene Pitney Soundtrack, Bean Gene Pitney has one of the most distinctive voices in music. Whether you like it or not you know when it is Gene. Pitney has often been categorized (quite unfairly) as a teen-idol singer responsible only for melodramatic, angst-ridden ballads. This is to deny the true talent of the man and the extensive range he possesses...
30. William Gunn William Gunn Actor, Ganja & Hess
31. Gil Robbins Gil Robbins Actor, Dead Man Walking
32. Ada Carrasco Ada Carrasco Actress, Como agua para chocolate
33. José Wilker José Wilker Actor, Senhora do Destino José Wilker de Almeida was born on 20th August 1947 in Juazeiro do Norte, Brazil. He worked as a speaker in a radio there but he later moved to Recife where he started worked in the theatre as a member of "Movimento de Cultura Popular (MPC)". The group not only brought culture to people but also reading...
34. Stanley Farrar Stanley Farrar Actor, Perils of the Jungle
35. Bella Bruck Bella Bruck Actress, Last of the Red Hot Lovers
36. Marjorie Hoshelle Marjorie Hoshelle Actress, Cloak and Dagger
37. Willard Robertson Willard Robertson Actor, The Ox-Bow Incident Lawyer who abandoned his profession to take up the actor's calling - although lawyer and actor are essentially kindred spirits, each deriving his livelihood from the art of pretending. Robertson acted in Hollywood films from 1930 until the year he died, typically portraying men of authority such as doctors, elected officials, military officers and - yes - lawyers.
38. Peter Matthiessen Peter Matthiessen Writer, At Play in the Fields of the Lord
39. Inez Courtney Inez Courtney Actress, The Shop Around the Corner Redhead Inez Courtney was the quintessential coquettish soubrette of Broadway musical comedy in the 1920's. Having left school, she abandoned plans to become a milliner and instead embarked on a career as a 'specialty dancer' in vaudeville (where she acquired the nickname 'Mosquito'),serving a five-year apprenticeship...
40. Lois Andrews Lois Andrews Actress, Dixie Dugan
41. Anthony C. Bartley Anthony C. Bartley Producer, Assignment Foreign Legion
42. Nancy Rennick Nancy Rennick Actress, Rescue 8
43. Paul Power Paul Power Actor, Under California Stars
44. Leslie Barringer Leslie Barringer Actor, The Bugs n' Daffy Show
45. Edward Rigby Edward Rigby Actor, The Girl Was Young
46. Mark Dempsey Mark Dempsey Actor, Oh! Calcutta!
47. Herbert Fleischmann Herbert Fleischmann Actor, Liebe ist nur ein Wort
48. Marlon Riggs Marlon Riggs Director, Tongues Untied
49. E.M. Nathanson E.M. Nathanson Writer, The Dirty Dozen
50. Ed White Ed White Actor, Natural Born Killers Artist and actor Edward Gilbert White was born on March 17, 1947 in Bell Air, Maryland. At age ten he was sent by his parents to a special art school; he was told by his teacher after six months that he knew more about art and was a better artist than she was. White received a degree in engineering and technical drawing...
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