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1. Dennis Hopper Dennis Hopper Actor, Speed With an amazing cinematic career of more than five decades, Dennis Hopper was a multi-talented and unconventional actor/director, regarded by many as one of the true "enfants terribles" of Hollywood. Hopper was born on May 17, 1936 in Dodge City, Kansas, to Marjorie Mae (Davis) and James Millard Hopper...
2. Romy Schneider Romy Schneider Actress, Sissi Romy Schneider was born on 23 September 1938 in Vienna, Austria into a family of actors. Making her film debut at the age of 15, her breakthrough came two years later in the very popular trilogy Sissi. Her mother, supervising her daughter's career, immediately approved Romy's participation in Christine...
3. Harvey Korman Harvey Korman Actor, The Carol Burnett Show Harvey Korman was a lanky, popular TV comedy veteran with a flair for broad comic characterizations, who shone for a decade as leading man and second banana par excellence on The Carol Burnett Show but failed to find much success in his own projects. Harvey Herschel Korman was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Ellen (Blecher) and Cyril Raymond Korman...
4. Mary Pickford Mary Pickford Actress, Coquette Mary Pickford was born Gladys Louise Smith in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to Elsie Charlotte (Hennessy) and John Charles Smith. She was of English and Irish descent. Pickford began in the theater at age seven. Then known as "Baby Gladys Smith", she toured with her family in a number of theater companies...
5. John Barrymore John Barrymore Actor, Grand Hotel American stage and screen actor whose rise to superstardom and subsequent decline is one of the legendary tragedies of Hollywood. A member of the most famous generation of the most famous theatrical family in America, he was also its most acclaimed star. His father was Maurice Blyth (or Blythe; family spellings vary)...
6. Betsy Palmer Betsy Palmer Self, I've Got a Secret Betsy Palmer was probably best known for playing Jason Voorhees' mother in the horror film Friday the 13th, but her career as an actress began many years before. Palmer was born Patricia Betsy Hrunek in East Chicago, Indiana, to Marie (née Love), who launched the Chicago Business College, and Rudolph Vincent Hrunek...
7. Dame May Whitty Dame May Whitty Actress, The Lady Vanishes Born Mary Whitty on June 19, 1865 to a Liverpool newspaper editor and his wife, she became known as May Whitty to the world. She first stepped on the London stage in 1882. She worked as an understudy at the St. James Theatre, and then, began playing leading roles when she joined a traveling stock company...
8. James Whale James Whale Director, Frankenstein James Whale, who grew up poor in an English mining town, learned to put on plays in a World War I German POW camp. Postwar theatre work took him to the London stage, then Broadway, then a contract with Paramount, as dialog director for Howard Hughes' Hell's Angels. He began his contribution to the horror film genre with his move to Universal...
9. Norman 'Chubby' Chaney Norman 'Chubby' Chaney Actor, Pups Is Pups
10. Karlheinz Böhm Karlheinz Böhm Actor, Peeping Tom The son of conductor Karl Böhm began his acting career on stage in Germany. In Europe, he is still best known for his role in the Sissi series, although he later starred in several movies of cult director Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Since 1981, he has been exclusively involved in charitable work in Ethiopia.
11. Fanny Brice Fanny Brice Actress, The Great Ziegfeld Fanny Brice was a popular and influential American comedienne, singer, theatre and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances but is best remembered as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl...
12. Coral Browne Coral Browne Actress, Auntie Mame Australian actress who worked primarily in Britain and specialized in superior, upper-crust sorts. Browne began her stage career in Melbourne but moved to England at the age of 21 and quickly brightened the West End with her sharp delivery and stylish sense of comedy. Her film appearances were sporadic...
13. Anthony Spinelli Anthony Spinelli Director, Nothing to Hide Anthony Spinelli was one of the major directors of pornographic films during the "Golden Age of Porn" (circa 1970-1984). Spinelli was born on February 21, 1927 in Cleveland, Ohio as Samuel Weinstein, the younger brother of character actor Jack Weston. He sired porn director Mitch Spinelli. From 1949 through 1970...
14. Kaneto Shindô Kaneto Shindô Writer, Hachi: A Dog's Tale
15. Seton I. Miller Seton I. Miller Writer, Scarface Seton I. Miller was one of Hollywood's most accomplished writers of action and adventure films in the 1930's and 40's. A graduate of Yale University, he initially entered the film industry with MGM as an actor and 'technical advisor' on Brown of Harvard, a collegiate romance first filmed at Essanay in 1917...
16. Charla Doherty Charla Doherty Actress, In the Year 2889
17. Georg Wilhelm Pabst Georg Wilhelm Pabst Director, Pandora's Box Georg Wilhelm Pabst is considered by many to be the greatest director of German cinema, in his era. He was especially appreciated by actors and actresses for the humane way in which he treated them. This was in contrast to some of his contemporaries, such as Arnold Fanck, who have been characterized as martinets.
18. Jeff Buckley Jeff Buckley Soundtrack, Vanilla Sky
19. Pippa Steel Pippa Steel Actress, The Vampire Lovers
20. Jeremy Sinden Jeremy Sinden Actor, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
21. Prithviraj Kapoor Prithviraj Kapoor Actor, Mughal-E-Azam
22. Zebedy Colt Zebedy Colt Actor, The Devil Inside Her California native Edward Earle Marsh (b. 1929) began his wild and fascinating showbiz career in childhood, acting occasionally for projects in Hollywood. His slant toward a less mainstream brand of performing began to manifest during the 1960s when he was involved in a number of outrageous, high-camp stage projects at supper clubs...
23. Jeannie Millar Jeannie Millar Actress, The Key to Sex
24. Tamara Toumanova Tamara Toumanova Actress, Torn Curtain Known as "The Black Pearl of the Russian Ballet," she was born on a train while her mother was fleeing Russia in search of her husband. They lived in refugee camps in Russia, Shanghai and Cairo before settling in Paris. Toumanova studied ballet in Paris in 1924 and became a professional ballerina. She...
25. Vladimír Mensík Vladimír Mensík Actor, The Loves of a Blonde
26. Georg Fenady Georg Fenady Director, Emergency!
27. Inge Landgut Inge Landgut Actress, M
28. Luciano Rossi Luciano Rossi Actor, They Call Me Trinity Short and hunchbacked, but lively character actor Luciano Rossi first appeared in small background roles in a number of Spaghetti Westerns in the late 60s. He went on to appear in several films, almost exclusively as a small-time criminal (a bandit in the many Spaghetti Westerns he was in, and then a thug in his many crime films in the 70s)...
29. Basil Langton Basil Langton Actor, General Hospital
30. Charles Wood Charles Wood Actor, The Sins of Rachel Cade
31. George Fenneman George Fenneman Self, You Bet Your Life
32. Konstantin Mikhaylov Konstantin Mikhaylov Actor, Adventures in Bokhara
33. Barry Goldwater Barry Goldwater Self, Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Jimmy Stewart
34. Bill Beyers Bill Beyers Actor, Tuff Turf
35. Émile Mylo Émile Mylo Actor, Promenade d'amour
36. Ralph Bond Ralph Bond Director, Advance Democracy!
37. Man Mountain Dean Man Mountain Dean Actor, The Gladiator Famed wrestler Man Mountain Dean was born Frank Simmons Leavitt in New York City in 1891. Oversize almost from birth, he was able to lie about his age--and get away with it--to join the army at 14 years of age. He was posted to the US-Mexcian border, where he served in the unit commanded by Gen. John J. Pershing...
38. Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart Actor, Flying Tigers
39. Jack Rosenthal Jack Rosenthal Writer, Coronation Street
40. Brook Byron Brook Byron Actress, Auntie Mame
41. Willy Rozier Willy Rozier Writer, 56, rue Pigalle
42. Madge West Madge West Actress, The McLean Stevenson Show
43. P. Ramlee P. Ramlee Actor, Ali Baba bujang lapok Malaysia's most beloved and versatile entertainer received his early education in Sekolah Melayu Kampung Jawa and then the Francis Light School. During the Japanese Occupation he worked in a tin factory and attended a school set up by the Japanese navy, where he learned Japanese songs. In 1945 he entered a singing contest organised by Penang Radio for North Malaya...
44. Dennis Kelly Dennis Kelly Actor, One Life to Live
45. F. Chase Taylor F. Chase Taylor Actor, The Inventors
46. Tom Duggan Tom Duggan Actor, Frankenstein 1970
47. Bern Bennett Bern Bennett Miscellaneous Crew, The Bold and the Beautiful
48. Dick Beals Dick Beals Actor, Davey and Goliath Dick Beals provided the voice for the commercial character Speedy Alka-Seltzer and originated the voice of Gumby and the first Davey from the TV series "Davey and Goliath," As a child, he was too small to play sports so started cheerleading for his local high school at age 7. At Michigan State, he was a member of the cheerleading squad and earned his bachelor's degree in 1949...
49. Olive West Olive West Actress, Madame Butterfly
50. Rudall Hayward Rudall Hayward Director, Rewi's Last Stand
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