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1. Gary Cooper Gary Cooper Actor, High Noon Born to Alice Cooper and Charles Cooper (not in film business). Gary attended school at Dunstable school England, Helena Montana and Iowa College, Grinnell, Iowa. His first stage experience was during high school and college. Afterwards, he worked as an extra for one year before getting a part in a two reeler by Hans Tissler (an independent producer)...
2. Dan Blocker Dan Blocker Actor, Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County Dan Blocker is one of the true television immortals, having played Hoss Cartwright -- the heart and soul of _"Bonzanza" (1959) -- for 13 seasons before his untimely death in 1972 at the age of 43. "Bonanza" was the most popular TV series of the 1960s, ranked #1 for three straight seasons (1964-65 through 1966-67) and spending a then-unprecedented nine seasons in the Top 5...
3. John Phillip Law John Phillip Law Actor, Barbarella
4. Jason Miller Jason Miller Actor, The Exorcist Character actor and playwright Jason Miller had a variety of jobs before he started a writing career and wrote his own play, "That Championship Season", for which he received the Pulitzer Prize Award. Miller gave up his professional writing career in the early seventies to start acting. In 1973, he starred as a troubled priest in the horror film classic The Exorcist...
5. Gill Dennis Gill Dennis Writer, Walk the Line
6. Donald Dunn Donald Dunn Soundtrack, Argo
7. Paul Bartel Paul Bartel Actor, The Usual Suspects Paul Bartel was born in Brooklyn in 1938. He decided he wanted to direct animated movies when he was 11 and by 13 had spent a summer working at New York's UPA animation studio. He majored in theater arts at UCLA, and received a Fulbright scholarship to study film direction in Rome, producing a short that was presented at the 1962 Venice Fiom Festival...
8. Malik Bendjelloul Malik Bendjelloul Self, Searching for Sugar Man Malik Bendjelloul, born in Sweden, performed in Swedish TV-series "Ebba och Didrik" as a child in the nineties and later in life studied Journalism and media-production at the Linnaeus University of Kalmar. He has produced several musical documentaries for Swedish Television (SVT) where he also worked as a reporter on the show "Kobra" until he resigned to travel the world...
9. Selma Diamond Selma Diamond Actress, All of Me Most familiar to TV audiences as the diminutive but feisty court bailiff on Night Court, Selma Diamond's entrance into acting wasn't through the usual venue of vaudeville, stage work or modeling - she was a writer for TV shows, once having been nominated for an Emmy for Caesar's Hour. Although she had that tough New York accent and street demeanor...
10. Frank Aletter Frank Aletter Actor, General Hospital For someone who goes only to movie theaters, Frank Aletter is a total stranger. It is true that the actor appeared in no more than a handful of theatrical films (Gerhart in Mister Roberts, a commanding officer in Tora! Tora! Tora!, Leigh Jensen in Private School...). But for a TV fan things are just the opposite...
11. Joyce Brothers Joyce Brothers Self, Analyze That
12. Robert Drasnin Robert Drasnin Composer, Death of a Salesman
13. Chet Baker Chet Baker Soundtrack, The Sixth Sense Chet Baker started his career in the late forties. He become famous with the Gerry Mulligan Quartet in 1952. His solo in "My funny valentine" is a classic of the west coast jazz in the fifties. When Mulligan was arrested in 1953, Chet let the group until 1955, when he went to Europe. He also sang on many records...
14. Leatrice Joy Leatrice Joy Actress, The Ace of Hearts Making her film debut as an extra in 1917, Leatrice Joy soon graduated to playing opposite comics Billy West and Oliver Hardy. Director Cecil B. DeMille took her under his wing and starred her in several of his films. Often playing career girls dressed in mannish suits, or sophisticated society girls...
15. Arlette Thomas Arlette Thomas Actress, Shame of the Jungle
16. Frank McGrath Frank McGrath Actor, The Reluctant Astronaut
17. Gloria Stone Gloria Stone Actress, Brigadoon
18. Eddra Gale Eddra Gale Actress, The Graduate
19. Steve Parker Steve Parker Producer, My Geisha
20. Frank Jenks Frank Jenks Actor, His Girl Friday Wavy-haired American character actor and musician Frank Jenks was the son of advertising man Frank Jenks and pianist Lillian Sadler. After his family settled in Los Angeles, he attended the University of Southern California. He learned to play trumpet, trombone and clarinet, but eventually dropped out of college and embarked on leading a band on the West Coast vaudeville circuit...
21. Diana Wynyard Diana Wynyard Actress, Cavalcade One of the outstanding stage actresses of her time, Diana Wynyard will always be remembered for her unforgettable performance in the British version of the thriller Gaslight (re-made in Hollywood in 1944 with Ingrid Bergman). Starring opposite the great Anton Walbrook, she played the part of terrorized Bella Mallen (driven to the point of insanity by her evil husband) with an ethereal...
22. Gunter Berger Gunter Berger Actor, Edgar Wallace - Das Schloss des Grauens
23. Paul Genge Paul Genge Actor, Bullitt
24. Ruth Gillette Ruth Gillette Actress, In Old Chicago
25. Robert Burks Robert Burks Cinematographer, Rear Window The favorite cinematographer of famous director Alfred Hitchcock began working at Warner Brothers when he was 19 years old. He climbed his way up from camera operator to assistant camera man and eventually took over the Special Photographic Effects unit at Warners on Stage 5 in 1944. He became an expert in forced perspective techniques which were widely in use at the time as cost-saving measures...
26. Ruth Cracknell Ruth Cracknell Actress, Lilian's Story
27. Eddie Garrett Eddie Garrett Actor, Looking for Mr. Goodbar
28. Monica Bleibtreu Monica Bleibtreu Actress, 4 Minutes
29. Derek Davis Derek Davis Self, Episode #1.3
30. Robert Burr Robert Burr Actor, Search for Tomorrow
31. Cecil Spooner Cecil Spooner Actress, Nell of the Circus
32. Bob Wills Bob Wills Soundtrack, A Perfect World Bob Wills, fiddler and band leader of Bob Wills & his Texas Playboys, was an influential developer of the western swing music style in the late 1930s through the 1940s. Recorded extensively for Columbia, Decca, MGM and others. Hit recordings included "San Antonio Rose, " "Faded Love, " and "Steel Guitar Rag." He was inducted into Country Music Hall of Fame in 1968...
33. Ralph Tabakin Ralph Tabakin Actor, Rain Man
34. Jill Adams Jill Adams Actress, The Green Man
35. Kenner G. Kemp Kenner G. Kemp Actor, Decorating Dave's Office
36. Frank Austin Frank Austin Actor, Almost Human
37. Sholom Aleichem Sholom Aleichem Writer, Fiddler on the Roof Sholom Aleichem (translated from Hebrew as a greeting "Peace be with you") was the pseudonym of Sholom Yakov Rabinovitz. He was born on February 18, 1859, in Pereyaslav near Kiev, Ukraine, in the Russian Empire. His father was a religious scholar and the family was trilingual. After his mother died of cholera...
38. Lucy Fabery Lucy Fabery Actress, The Super He-Man Attractive, sexy vocalist who started out singing in her native Puerto Rico in 1946. Her warm husky voice and sultry style was ideal for the steamy love ballads she sang. At the same time she certainly had fashion sense and was always perfectly groomed achieving a most glamorous image that was irresistible to the public that followed her from night club to night club...
39. Edward M. Fouhy Edward M. Fouhy Producer, Chatham Radio Goes to War He was a reporter and senior Washington producer of the "CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite." Fouhy also served as ABC News Vice President and Washington Bureau Chief and as executive producer for prime time news magazine programs at NBC News. He was executive producer of both the 1988 and 1992 presidential debates...
40. Ben Andrews Ben Andrews Actor, General Hospital
41. Bob Randall Bob Randall Self, Songman
42. Byron Mabe Byron Mabe Actor, The Doberman Gang
43. Anali Harpaz Anali Harpaz Actress, Gift from Above
44. George Bloomfield George Bloomfield Director, E.N.G.
45. R.K. Narayan R.K. Narayan Writer, Guide
46. Charles Pemberton Charles Pemberton Actor, The Four Feathers
47. Clarence Geldart Clarence Geldart Actor, A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate
48. Noel Redding Noel Redding Self, Jimi Plays Monterey
49. Vladimír Valenta Vladimír Valenta Actor, Closely Watched Trains In Czechoslovakia he ran afoul of both the Nazis and the Communists who subsequently replaced the Nazis in the postwar period, and spent seven years in prison and labor camps, four of them in a uranium mine labor camp. He was one of Czechosolvakia's leading Film and TV actors and writers when the Soviet tanks rolled into Prague...
50. Dorothy Babb Dorothy Babb Actress, Earl Carroll Sketchbook
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