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1. Geoffrey Lewis Geoffrey Lewis Actor, Double Impact Talented and highly capable character actor Geoffrey Lewis, with rustic (sometimes sour-faced) looks, grew up in Rhode Island but was moved out to California at the age of ten. Lewis was very keen on the dramatic arts at high school, but often preferred to put on his own one-man shows rather than participate in larger school productions...
2. David Graf David Graf Actor, Police Academy David Graf was a Lancaster, Ohio native. He was a graduate of Lancaster High School in 1968. He went on to attend college at Otterbein University where he graduated in 1972 as a theater major. He attended Ohio State University grad school until 1975 when he dropped out to pursue an acting career in New York...
3. Beatrice Straight Beatrice Straight Actress, Poltergeist In her long career, Beatrice Straight actually did very little work in the movies, plying her trade mostly onstage. But when she did grace the silver screen, she did it with great skill. Her first love was theater, having debuted on Broadway in the 1935 "Bitter Oleander". Her work garnered her much acclaim...
4. Christopher Cazenove Christopher Cazenove Actor, A Knight's Tale
5. John Agar John Agar Actor, Sands of Iwo Jima John Agar was born in Chicago, the eldest of four children. In World War II, Sgt. John Agar was a United States Army Air Force physical instructor. His 1945 marriage at the Wilshire Memorial Church to "America's Sweetheart" Shirley Temple put him in the public eye for the first time, and a movie contract with independent producer David O. Selznick quickly ensued...
6. Walter Huston Walter Huston Actor, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre For many years Walter Huston had two passions: his career as an engineer and his vocation for the stage. In 1909 he dedicated himself to the theatre, and made his debut on Broadway in 1924. In 1929 he journeyed to Hollywood, where his talent and ability made him one of the most respected actors in the industry. He won a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for The Treasure of the Sierra Madre.
7. Barry Nelson Barry Nelson Actor, The Shining A genial, well-respected, all-around "nice guy", the breezily handsome Barry Nelson was born Haakon Robert Nielsen on April 16, 1917, in San Francisco, California, to Betsy (Christophersen) and Trygve "Ted" Nielsen, both Norwegian immigrants. He was raised in nearby Oakland and graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1941...
8. Brenda Benet Brenda Benet Actress, Days of Our Lives Brenda Benet, born Brenda Ann Nelson in Los Angeles, California, on August 14, 1945, was a classic example of the modern-day Hollywood tragedy. As a television actress with good dramatic scope, she managed to piece together a wide and impressive portfolio of guest shots in a career spanning just over 16 years before taking her life at the age of 36...
9. Stan Freberg Stan Freberg Actor, Lady and the Tramp Stan Freberg grew up in Los Angeles, California. From an early age he was a big fan of radio and sound. He was blessed with the double abilities of being an amazing mimic and possessing a razor-sharp satirical mind. In the early 1940s he began to do voice work for both the Warner Brothers' cartoons...
10. Victor Argo Victor Argo Actor, Taxi Driver Character actor Victor Argo, was born to Puerto Rican parents in the Bronx, New York and since his early twenties was a favorite of stage productions and on and off-Broadway plays. Argo made his major film debut in the early 70s in a small part in The Unholy Rollers and a year later made his television debut in the made for TV film Smile Jenny, You're Dead an ABC pilot for the series _Harry-O_...
11. Peaches Geldof Peaches Geldof Self, Episode #4.33
12. Theda Bara Theda Bara Actress, Cleopatra According to the studio biography Theda Bara (anagram of "Arab Death") was born in the Sahara to a French artiste and his Egyptian concubine and possessed supernatural powers. In fact, her father was a Cincinnati tailor. By 1908 she appeared in Broadway's "The Devil" named Theodosia de Coppett...
13. Bobby Buntrock Bobby Buntrock Actor, What'll We Watch Tonight?
14. Betty Blythe Betty Blythe Actress, She Brunette, buxom matinee idol Betty Blythe capitalised on the 'roaring 20's' infatuation with exotic screen sirens to achieve a brief period of stardom. She was notoriously one of the first actresses to ever appear nude (or in various stages of undress) on screen. It wasn't that Betty couldn't act, as well - in fact...
15. Mike Wallace Mike Wallace Self, Adventure
16. Les Blank Les Blank Director, Burden of Dreams Born in 1935 in Tampa, Florida, Les Blank attended Tulane University in New Orleans, where he received a B.A. in English literature and an M.F.A. in theatre. In 1967, after two years in the Ph.D. film program at the University of Southern California, and five years of freelancing in Los Angeles, he began his first independent films...
17. Marian McCargo Marian McCargo Actress, The Undefeated Former Tennis Champion before she became an actress! During her days on the Silver screen, she was regarded as a classy lady. She had gone to the same finishing school as Jackie Kennedy Onassis, and frequented Martha's Vineyard.
18. Norman Taurog Norman Taurog Director, Boys Town A successful child actor (on stage from 1907) and rather less successful romantic lead, baby-faced Norman Taurog found being behind the camera a more rewarding experience. Before becoming a director, he paid his dues as a prop man and editor. By 1919, he was put in charge of two-reel comedies, starring the comic Larry Semon...
19. Gavin Gordon Gavin Gordon Actor, Bride of Frankenstein
20. Jim Thompson Jim Thompson Writer, Paths of Glory
21. Donald Gray Donald Gray Actor, The Four Feathers Donald Gray was born Eldred Tidbury in 1914 at Tidburys Toll on an Ostrich farm . He was educated Marist College Uitenhage then CBC Kimberley.Was South African winner Paramounts 1933 Search for Beauty which discovered Ann Sheriden and Colin Tapley. He won 1000 dollar bonus and bit player film contract until 1935 when passport expired...
22. Arleen Whelan Arleen Whelan Actress, Young Mr. Lincoln Auburn-haired Arleen Whelan was born in Salt Lake City, but spent her early childhood in Pueblo, Colorado, where she attended High School. Her father was an electrician, who, upon opening his own electrical store in Los Angeles, moved the family westward. Arleen was enrolled in a beauty college and learned hairdressing and manicure...
23. Alberto Morin Alberto Morin Actor, Two Mules for Sister Sara
24. David Greene David Greene Director, Godspell David Greene had a varied early career, beginning with his first job as junior reporter for the Walthamstow Guardian. Life as a journalist was not to be his forte, however. During the years spanning the mid- to late 1930's, he tried his luck variously in the furniture removal business, as a deck hand and as a hospital porter...
25. Alix Talton Alix Talton Actress, The Man Who Knew Too Much
26. Marilyn Miller Marilyn Miller Soundtrack, Sally Renowned musical star of 1920's Broadway who appeared in three early talkies.
27. Bobby Astyr Bobby Astyr Actor, Roommates Bobby Astyr, the "Clown Prince of Porn," was one of the pioneering generation of actors who made a name for themselves in blue movies in the 1970s, thriving in an industry where - aside from the legendary John Holmes - women were the star attractions. Like many of the first generation of adult entertainment stars...
28. John Nolan John Nolan Actor, The Big Neighbor
29. Henry Ford Henry Ford Self, Til Vesterheimen
30. Don Hayden Don Hayden Actor, Corpus Delicti The son of veteran character actor Harry Hayden, Don Hayden's best remembered role is as the somewhat screwy but faithful Freddie Wilson, boyfriend of Gale Storm in the classic TV series My Little Margie. His film career was somewhat uneventful; he made less than a dozen films in a 14-year career...
31. Jack Wrangler Jack Wrangler Actor, The Devil in Miss Jones Part II
32. Dickie Owen Dickie Owen Actor, Zulu
33. Hank Robinson Hank Robinson Actor, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
34. Mickey Rose Mickey Rose Writer, Bananas
35. Maria Michi Maria Michi Actress, Last Tango in Paris First a typist at a law firm, young Maria Michi then became an usherette at Teatro Quattro Fontane in Rome. She was in the right place to become an actress, for was soon noticed and given small parts in the company of Sergio Stofano and Diana Torreri during the 1942-1943 season. Her first major assignment was in the revue 'Con un palmo di naso' with 'Toto' and Anna Magnani...
36. Bill Coontz Bill Coontz Actor, Convoy
37. Mark Speight Mark Speight Self, SMart!
38. Ruben Rustia Ruben Rustia Actor, Kisapmata
39. Steven Kanumba Steven Kanumba Actor, She Is My Sister
40. Kenyon Hopkins Kenyon Hopkins Music Department, 12 Angry Men
41. Luigi Faccuito Luigi Faccuito Actor, Singin' in the Rain
42. Bill Layne Bill Layne Animation Department, Mary Poppins
43. Frankie Burke Frankie Burke Actor, Angels with Dirty Faces Francis Vaselle Aiello was born June 6, 1915, in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, New York. He worked many odd jobs after graduating High School, including working with his father, Carmine, who owned a tailoring shop. He earned the nickname "The earl of Warwick" because of his persistence trying to obtain a job at the most luxurious hotel in town...
44. Al Bain Al Bain Actor, Hollywood Stadium Mystery
45. Meriel Forbes Meriel Forbes Actress, Oh! What a Lovely War
46. Henry Blair Henry Blair Actor, The Boy and the Bandit
47. Marian Jordan Marian Jordan Actress, Heavenly Days The daughter of a coal miner, Marian was born to Daniel and Anna Driscoll in Peoria, Illinois. As a young adult, Marian gave music lessons and sang in the choir at her Catholic church. She married her childhood sweetheart Jim Jordan on August 31, 1918. They were to have two children, Kathryn and James...
48. Charles Williams Charles Williams Writer, The Hot Spot Charles Williams was born in San Angelo, Texas, and grew up there and in New Mexico. He attended Brownsville High School in Texas through the tenth grade. In the United States Merchant Marine, from 1929 to 1939, he served as a radio operator. Williams joined the U.S. Navy during World War II, and between 1939 and 1950 worked as an electronics inspector...
49. Scott Getzinger Scott Getzinger Art Department, The Dark Knight Rises
50. Nick De Noia Nick De Noia Director, Big Apple Birthday
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