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1. Kevin Peter Hall Kevin Peter Hall Actor, Predator 2 This African American actor attended Penn Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He started his junior year at 6' 5" and finished it at 6' 9"! He played basketball throughout his high-school years and won a scholarship. He averaged 18 points a game and 10 rebounds! He played basketball during college...
2. Dixie Carter Dixie Carter Actress, That Evening Sun A talented actress in both stage and screen and television and also a singer of opera and dancer, Dixie Carter is best known for her portrayal as the soft spoken Southerner Julia Sugarbaker in Designing Women. She's been known for performing in a number of Broadway plays and with her marriage to actor Hal Holbrook...
3. Larry Linville Larry Linville Actor, Earth Girls Are Easy
4. Linda Darnell Linda Darnell Actress, My Darling Clementine Linda Darnell was born Monetta Eloyse Darnell in Dallas, Texas, one of five children of a post office worker and his wife. It was evident at an early age that she would be a ravishing beauty, and her mother encouraged her to model. By age 11 she was modeling clothes for an area department store. She had no trouble getting modeling jobs even at such a young age...
5. Natalie Schafer Natalie Schafer Actress, Anastasia Natalie Schafer got her start doing Broadway plays then making the move to the big screen. Even before Gilligan's Island, she was typecast in roles as society women, or elegant, fashionable ladies. It was her role as "Eunice 'Lovey' Wentworth Howell" wife of multi-millionaire Thurston Howell III, that she was best known for...
6. Sam Kinison Sam Kinison Self, The Sam Kinison Family Entertainment Hour
7. Michael Curtiz Michael Curtiz Director, Casablanca Curtiz began acting in and then directing films in his native Hungary in 1912. After WWI, he continued his filmmaking career in Austria and Germany and into the early 1920s when he directed films in other countries in Europe. Moving to the US in 1926, he started making films in Hollywood for Warner Bros...
8. Marjorie Main Marjorie Main Actress, Meet Me in St. Louis Her father was a minister, and when she joined a local stock company as a youngster she changed her name to avoid embarrassing her family. She worked in vaudeville and debuted on Broadway in 1916. Her film debut was in A House Divided. She repeated her stage role in Dead End as Baby Face Martin (Humphrey Bogart)'s mother...
9. Jean Vander Pyl Jean Vander Pyl Actress, The Flintstones
10. Nino Rota Nino Rota Composer, The Godfather Born in Milan in 1911 into a family of musicians, Nino Rota was first a student of Orefice and Pizzetti. Then, still a child, he moved to Rome where he completed his studies at the Conservatory of Santa Cecilia in 1929 with Alfredo Casella. In the meantime, he had become an 'enfant prodige', famous both as a composer and as an orchestra conductor...
11. Patricia Collinge Patricia Collinge Actress, Shadow of a Doubt Irish-born stage actress, in London from 1904, on Broadway from 1908. After appearing as a flower girl in 'The Queen of the Moulin Rouge', she became a celebrated theatrical star of many classic plays by George Bernard Shaw, Henrik Ibsen, J.M. Barrie and others. From 1947 to 1948, she starred as Lavinia Penniman in 'The Heiress' at the Biltmore Theatre...
12. Peter Jones Peter Jones Actor, The Return of the Pink Panther Actor, playwright and game show panellist, the son of an antiques dealer. Jones was educated at Ellesmere College, where he first performed in school plays. At age sixteen, he made an unsuccessful stab at acting on the professional stage at the Wolverhampton Grand, but was fired after just one performance...
13. Arnold Johnson Arnold Johnson Actor, Menace II Society
14. Nyree Dawn Porter Nyree Dawn Porter Actress, Hilary and Jackie Her father was a butcher by trade. Her first husband, Byron O'Leary, died from an accidental drug overdose in 1970. She was made an OBE the following year. From 1972 she lived with actor Robin Halstead. She had a few miscarriages and then had a daughter when she was 38. She married Halstead seven months after the birth...
15. Gloria Dickson Gloria Dickson Actress, They Won't Forget Gloria Dickson was born Thais Alalia Dickerson on August 13, 1917, in Pocotello, Idaho. After her father died her mother took Gloria and her sister to California. During high school she started acting in local theater productions. When she was nineteen a Warner Brothers talent scout saw one of her performances and offered her a contract...
16. Cec Linder Cec Linder Actor, Goldfinger
17. Kay Medford Kay Medford Actress, Funny Girl A veteran scene stealer known for her delightful dry, poker-faced delivery, Kay Medford was born Maggie O'Regan in New York City in 1914, the daughter of James and Mary (Kelly) O'Regan, of Irish stock. Kay attended both public and Catholic schools growing up, her parents both dying while she was in her teens...
18. Dick Purcell Dick Purcell Actor, King of the Zombies
19. Phyllis Frelich Phyllis Frelich Actress, Love Is Never Silent Phyllis was born on Feburary 29, 1944, the oldest of 9 children. She attended North Dakota School for the Deaf, graduating in 1962. She went on to Gallaudet College (renamed Gallaudet University), actively participating in theater there. She finally made her debut on April 2, 1967, on the NBC nationwide program...
20. John O'Brien John O'Brien Writer, Leaving Las Vegas
21. Donna Michelle Donna Michelle Actress, Mickey One
22. Morarji Desai Morarji Desai Self, Episode dated 5 October 1959 A native of Bhadeli, a village near the city of Bulsar, in what is now the state of Gujarat, Morarji Ranchhodji Desai was born on leap years day in 1896, the oldest of the 6 children of Ranchhodji Desai, a teacher, and Vajiaben (or Maniben) Desai. He was educated at Bombay University, and he was a civil servant for 12 years before embarking on a long and varied political career...
23. Joan Barry Joan Barry Actress, East of Shanghai Joan Barry was born in 1903. At the age of 15 she had her first small part in "Luck of the Navy". Some of her talking pictures were: "Head Waiter", A Man of Mayfair and Rome Express, while her her first title role was in the film Sally Bishop. Joan is likely to be remembered best for the uncredited role as the voice of Anny Ondra in the first British Talkie Blackmail...
24. Curt Conway Curt Conway Actor, Hud
25. Lisa Moore Lisa Moore Actress, Hit Man
26. Harry Strang Harry Strang Actor, Buck Privates
27. Sue Moore Sue Moore Actress, The Mortal Storm
28. Stephen Strimpell Stephen Strimpell Actor, All That Jazz
29. Ray Middleton Ray Middleton Actor, 1776
30. Nikolay Grinko Nikolay Grinko Actor, Stalker
31. Auguste Lumière Auguste Lumière Producer, Bataille de neige Although it is his brother Louis Lumière who is generally acclaimed as the "father of the cinema", Auguste Lumiere also made a major contribution towards the development of the medium, first by helping with the invention and construction of the cinematographe (the world's first camera and projection mechanism)...
32. Evelyn Waugh Evelyn Waugh Writer, Brideshead Revisited
33. Nora Eddington Nora Eddington Self, Cruise of the Zaca
34. Mathew McCue Mathew McCue Actor, Devil's Carnival
35. Mrs. Patrick Campbell Mrs. Patrick Campbell Actress, The Money Moon
36. Kirsten Rolffes Kirsten Rolffes Actress, Agnus Dei
37. Pat West Pat West Actor, His Girl Friday
38. Sid Newman Sid Newman Actor, The Wedding Singer
39. Carl Schenstrøm Carl Schenstrøm Actor, Pat und Patachon im Paradies
40. Little Eva Little Eva Soundtrack, Easy Rider
41. Yvette Hawkins Yvette Hawkins Actress, Mighty Aphrodite
42. Willy Semmelrogge Willy Semmelrogge Actor, The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
43. Jack Williams Jack Williams Stunts, Wild Wild West
44. Mary Foran Mary Foran Actress, Foxy Brown
45. Doris Pilkington Doris Pilkington Writer, Rabbit-Proof Fence
46. Henri de la Falaise Henri de la Falaise Director, Legong: Dance of the Virgins Henri de la Falaise was a French aristocrat brought to America after meeting and falling in love with Gloria Swanson while working as her interpreter on Madame Sans-Gêne. A World War I veteran of the French army, a few years prior to his work on the film he had been awarded the Croix de Guerre by the French government for bravery during World War I...
47. Grant Tilly Grant Tilly Actor, 30 Days of Night
48. Francis Coleman Francis Coleman Producer, Romeo and Juliet
49. Lloyd Lamble Lloyd Lamble Actor, Curse of the Demon
50. Walter Soderling Walter Soderling Actor, Penny Serenade
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