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1. Robert Knox Robert Knox Actor, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Son of Colin and Sally Knox. Brother of Jamie Knox. Stabbed to death in bar brawl in London on 24 May 2008, while protecting his 16-year-old brother, four days after his last scene on Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince was shot. His attacker was convicted of his murder on 4 March 2009.
2. Edward Mulhare Edward Mulhare Actor, Von Ryan's Express Suave Irish-born actor with resonant voice and a commanding presence, who made his theatrical debut in 'The First of Mrs.Fraser' (1942) at the age of 19 at the Cork Opera House. Nine years later, after spells with the Gate Theatre in Dublin and the Liverpool Repertory Company, Mulhare appeared in a Laurence Olivier-directed London production of 'Othello' with Orson Welles...
3. Guy Kibbee Guy Kibbee Actor, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Beginning his show business career at age 13 as an entertainer on Mississippi riverboats, Guy Kibbee graduated to the legitimate stage and spent many years in the theater. In the 1930s he was signed by Warner Brothers, and became part of what was known as "the Warner Brothers Stock Company", a cadre of seasoned character actors and actresses who enlivened many a Warners musical or gangster film...
4. Dick Martin Dick Martin Self, Ricky Martin Dick Martin, the comedian and television director who achieved TV immortality as the co-host of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In as the comic foil to straight man Dan Rowan, was born on January 30, 1922 in Battle Creek, Michigan. The young Martin was a writer for the popular radio sit-com "Duffy's Tavern" before teaming up with Rowan in the 1950s...
5. Barry Atwater Barry Atwater Actor, General Hospital
6. John Abbott John Abbott Actor, The Jungle Book
7. Hermione Gingold Hermione Gingold Actress, Gigi One of stage, screen, radio and TV's most delightful, inimitable eccentrics, Hermione Ferdinanda Gingold was born the daughter of an upscale Austrian financier and English homemaker. She made her stage debut in 1908, thus beginning a long, commanding presence in London playing everything from Jessica...
8. Rachel Kempson Rachel Kempson Actress, Tom Jones The matriarch of one of theatre and film's most famous acting dynasties took rather a back seat to the attention placed on several of the others. Born on May 28, 1910, in Dartmouth, England, Rachel Kempson trained at RADA and made her professional stage debut at Stratford in 1933 playing Hero in Shakespeare's...
9. Richard Garland Richard Garland Actor, Attack of the Crab Monsters
10. George Jessel George Jessel Self, George Jessel and His Russian Art Choir Entertainer, composer, songwriter ("My Mother's Eyes"), producer and actor, educated in public schools and a singer (at age nine) with Gus Edwards acts. In 1915 he toured the British Isles, and became known as the "Boy Monologist" in vaudeville by 1917. He appeared in the Broadway productions of "The...
11. Joan Sanderson Joan Sanderson Actress, The Great Muppet Caper Joan Sanderson was a well known British television and stage actress. During several seasons at Stratford Upon Avon, she played the roles of Goneril in King Lear, Constance in King John, and Queen Margaret in Richard III. In a single season at the Old Vic she appeared in The Mousetrap, and in 1981 ended...
12. Jan Arvan Jan Arvan Actor, The Poseidon Adventure
13. Yakima Canutt Yakima Canutt Stunts, Gone with the Wind Hollywood's most renowned stuntman and second unit director, a pioneer the field, Yakima Canutt was born on a ranch on Penewawa Creek in the Snake River Hills, 16 miles from Colfax, Washington. Canutt grew up riding and roping. He entered his first rodeo at 16 and proved to be a natural bucking-bronc rider and bulldogger...
14. Susie Garrett Susie Garrett Actress, So Long, Studio
15. Jack Warner Jack Warner Actor, The Ladykillers
16. Paul Birch Paul Birch Actor, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Paul Birch, born Paul Smith in Atmore, Alabama, died on Saturday, May 24, 1969, in St. George, Grenada. Stocky, barrel-chested, and gifted with a resonant baritone speaking voice, Birch was a veteran of 39 movies, 50 stage dramas and an untold number of television shows including the Hallmark Hall of Fame...
17. Asta Nielsen Asta Nielsen Actress, The Joyless Street Danish leading woman of German films who became one of the greatest stars of the silent era. A native of the Copenhagen suburb of Vesterbro, Nielsen was the daughter of a coppersmith and a washerwoman, both of whom died before Nielsen was fifteen. Her stage debut came as a child in the chorus of the...
18. Duke Ellington Duke Ellington Soundtrack, The Matrix Composer ("It Don't Mean a Thing if It Ain't Got That Swing", "Sophisticated Lady", "Mood Indigo", "Solitude", "In a Mellotone", "Satin Doll"), pianist and conductor, holder of an honorary music degree from Wilberforce University and an LHD from Milton College, Duke Ellington led his own orchestra by 1918...
19. Bobby Barber Bobby Barber Actor, Barber Lou
20. Rona Newton-John Rona Newton-John Actress, Sordid Lives Rona Newton-John is an Australian actress who was born in Cambridge, England. She was a model in her early years and had many small acting roles - notably on The Benny Hill Show, the British television series UFO and the film "The Same Skin" (UK) (also known as Brotherly Love). She comes from an accomplished family: her older brother is Hugh...
21. Clem Fuller Clem Fuller Actor, The Sundowners
22. Renee Godfrey Renee Godfrey Actress, Terror by Night Sultry-eyed, dark-haired and exquisite-looking, New York City native Renee Godfrey certainly had the earnestness and requisite beauty to catapult herself to the top of the film industry but, in the end, fell short of her initial potential. She later put her career on the back burner to raise a family and, sadly, fell ill with cancer before she could resurrect it, dying at the young age of 44...
23. Robert Holmes Robert Holmes Writer, Rose Robert Colin Holmes was the youngest ever commissioned officer in the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, serving in Burma. After demob he joined the police and passed out top of his year at Hendon Police College. He eventually moved to court work, and left the force to become a court reporter and journalist...
24. Robert Calhoun Robert Calhoun Producer, Guiding Light
25. Mitzi Green Mitzi Green Actress, Lost in Alaska Mitzi Green, also known as Mitze Green, was born Elizabeth Keno in The Bronx on October 22, 1920. At age 3, she began appearing in her parents' vaudeville act. In the early 1930s, she starred in several popular films with Paramount Pictures, including Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. She became...
26. Jacques Feyder Jacques Feyder Director, Carnival in Flanders
27. Henry Bumstead Henry Bumstead Art Director, Vertigo Versatile art director Henry Bumstead was an adroit master of outdoor set design, at his best and most prolific under Alfred Hitchcock (4 films), George Roy Hill (8 films) and Clint Eastwood (13 films). The son of a sporting goods store manager and a schoolteacher, Henry inherited both strong athletic and artistic inclinations...
28. Sandy Dempsey Sandy Dempsey Actress, The Chaperone
29. Gavin Muir Gavin Muir Actor, Night Tide Hailing from Chicago (his birth has also been noted as late as 1907 which to the purpose would be too late), Gavin Muir had that sort of lean and hungry John Carradine face and slight build that begged for character villain parts. Indeed he was bit by the acting bug and started in regional theater but jumped to Broadway by 1920...
30. Barbara New Barbara New Actress, Ali G Indahouse
31. Charlotte McGinnis Charlotte McGinnis Actress, Hardcore
32. Paul Gray Paul Gray Soundtrack, Resident Evil
33. Claude Piéplu Claude Piéplu Actor, Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar
34. Don Hanmer Don Hanmer Actor, Papillon
35. Raúl Padilla Raúl Padilla Actor, El agarratodo Raul Padilla, better known as Raul Padilla "Choforo" is a first class Mexican actor and son of Mexican comedian Raul "Chato" Padilla and the actress supreme Lili Inclan. Has a sister named Aurelia "Maye" Padilla who is a writer, teacher, director and head of production for stage plays and television...
36. Wilson Collison Wilson Collison Writer, Mogambo
37. Jacques Lob Jacques Lob Writer, Snowpiercer
38. Ismail Yasseen Ismail Yasseen Actor, Hamidu's Son
39. Mike Roberts Mike Roberts Camera and Electrical Department, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
40. Alfredo Wally Barrón Alfredo Wally Barrón Actor, Las grandes aguas
41. Joshua Joshua Actor, Suicide Club
42. Arne Skouen Arne Skouen Director, Nine Lives
43. Eugenia Paul Eugenia Paul Actress, Ursula
44. Françoise Blanchard Françoise Blanchard Actress, The Living Dead Girl
45. Luis G. Barreiro Luis G. Barreiro Actor, Prisoner 13
46. Lee Rich Lee Rich Producer, The Score Lee Rich was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to a banker and his wife. He graduated from the University of Athens with a marketing degree. During World War II Mr. Rich served in the United States Navy reaching the rank of Lieutenant. Mr. Rich began his career in advertising as an office boy at Lord & Thomas in New York...
47. Enrique Álvarez Félix Enrique Álvarez Félix Actor, Simon of the Desert Enrique Álvarez Félix was born in 1934 in Mexico. The only child of Maria Félix and Enrque Álvarez, a traveling salesman
48. André Luguet André Luguet Actor, Paris Blues
49. Roland Varno Roland Varno Actor, The Blue Angel Roland Varno's daughter is Jill Taggart. His sister, Anneke, was for many years the Dear Abby of Holland. Roland spent his younger years on the island of Java, moved back to Holland as a teenager, went to Berlin in the late 1920s where he was featured in Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) with Marlene Dietrich and came to the U.S...
50. Peter Rangmar Peter Rangmar Actor, The Castle Tour He was born November 10th 1956 in Annelund Sweden. Moved to Gothenburg as a child. Started studying at 'Chalmers' (technical school) when he was about 20 years old. In 1979 he formed the Barbershop group 'After Shave' with Knut Agnred, Per Fritzell and Jan Rippe. In 1982 they worked with the humor group 'Galenskaparna' (Claes and Anders Eriksson...
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