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1. Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan Production Manager, General Electric Theater Ronald Reagan is, arguably, the most successful actor in history, having catapulted from a career as a Warner Bros. contract player and television star, into serving as president of the Screen Actors Guild, the governorship of California (1967-1975), and lastly, two terms as President of the United States (1981-1989)...
2. Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Soundtrack, Gangster Squad A professional singer at the age of three, Mel Torme was a genuine musical prodigy. As a teenager, he played the drums in Chico Marx's band and earned the nickname "The Velvet Fog" because of his smooth, mellow tenor voice. In the 1940s, he formed his own group, the Mel-Tones, one of the first jazz-influenced vocal groups...
3. Richard Johnson Richard Johnson Actor, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider Born in Upminster, Essex, England in 1927, Richard Johnson attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and then performed in John Gielgud's repertory company until joining the navy in 1945 until 1948. After the war, he appeared successfully in the West End and made his film debut in the early 1950s...
4. Jeanette Nolan Jeanette Nolan Actress, The Fox and the Hound Jeanette Nolan began her acting career in the Pasadena Community Playhouse and, while a student at Los Angeles City College, made her radio debut in 1932 in "Omar Khayyam", the first transcontinental broadcast from station KHJ. Her film debut was probably also her best part, Lady Macbeth opposite director/actor Orson Welles's Macbeth...
5. Vito Scotti Vito Scotti Actor, The Godfather With his dark features and having spent much of his early years in Naples, Italy, Vito Scotti was understandably typecast as Italian waiters, government functionaries, policemen, maitre d's and barbers. When Vito was seven, the Scottis moved back to the U.S. where his mother became a diva in the Italian theatre in New York...
6. Katherine Woodville Katherine Woodville Actress, Days of Our Lives
7. Ray Bradbury Ray Bradbury Writer, The Ray Bradbury Theater Ray Bradbury was an American science fiction writer whose works were translated in more than 40 languages and sold millions of copies around the world. Although he created a world of new technical and intellectual ideas, he never obtained a driver's license and had never driven a car. He was born Ray Douglas Bradbury on August 22...
8. O. Henry O. Henry Writer, The Cisco Kid O. Henry was an American writer whose short stories are known for wit, wordplay and clever twist endings. He wrote nearly 600 stories about life in America. He was born William Sidney Porter on September 11, 1862, in Greensboro, North Carolina. His father, Algernon Sidney Porter, was a medical doctor...
9. Roland Young Roland Young Actor, The Philadelphia Story Best remembered for the many meek characters he played -- think Cosmo Topper, of the screwball classic ­­Topper -- this balding, short, yet distinguished actor was born in London, England, to an architect and his wife. Young was educated at Sherborne College and London University and trained as an actor at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art...
10. Virginia North Virginia North Actress, On Her Majesty's Secret Service The daughter of an American Army Officer and a British mother, Virginia Anne Northrop spent her childhood travelling and growing up in whatever country her father happened to be posted. By the age of twenty, she settled in London and became a fashion model with Europe's leading agency, Models 1. Despite having little or no acting experience...
11. Conway Twitty Conway Twitty Soundtrack, Little Miss Sunshine
12. Laurence Naismith Laurence Naismith Actor, Diamonds Are Forever The British charactor actor Laurence Naismith was a Merchant Marine seaman before becoming an actor. He made his London stage debut in 1927 in the chorus of the musical "Oh, Boy." Three years later, he joined the Bristol Repertory and remained with them until the outbreak of World War II. After serving nine years in the Royal Artillery (with the final rank of Acting Battery Commander)...
13. Caroline John Caroline John Actress, Love Actually Of the many satellites that have orbited the eleven (to date) incarnations of 'the Doctor' between 1963 and the present, one of the brightest was Caroline John. Not only was she the most beautiful of the companions, but also stood out for her resourcefulness and intelligence. Having submitted a glamorous modelling shot of herself to the production office...
14. Natacha Rambova Natacha Rambova Costume Designer, Salomé Famed costume designer Natacha Rambova was Born Winifred Kimball Shaughnessy in 1897 to a drunkard father and a determined mother in Salt Lake City, UT (years later during the Minervala Dance Tour when her hometown paper promoted her as "that pigtailed Shaughnessy girl", she locked herself in her room crying and refused to come out)...
15. William Farnum William Farnum Actor, The Painted Desert William Farnum was born the son of G.D. Farnum and Adela Le Gros, actors who trained their William and his two brothers, Dustin Farnum and Marshall Farnum, in their profession. William made his stage debut at the age of 10 in Richmond, Virginia, in a production of "Julius Caesar" starring Edwin Booth...
16. Del Monroe Del Monroe Actor, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Del Monroe is probably best known as Seaman Kowalski in Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea and the subsequent TV series based on the film, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, He was thrilled to play a seaman in the big-budget film, but one day on the set he noticed what he believed to be a silly-looking mistake. He pointed it out to producer Irwin Allen...
17. Manu Tupou Manu Tupou Actor, A Man Called Horse
18. Michael Barrington Michael Barrington Actor, The Public Eye
19. Philo McCullough Philo McCullough Actor, Tarzan the Fearless
20. Larry Kert Larry Kert Self, Hollywood's Diamond Jubilee
21. Bernie Pock Bernie Pock Stunts, Back to the Future
22. Dee Dee Ramone Dee Dee Ramone Soundtrack, School of Rock Dee Dee Ramone(1951 - 2002) was born as Douglas Glenn Colvin on September 18, 1951 in Fort Lee, Virginia, USA. He was a German-American musician, best known as a founding member, songwriter and bassist for the influential punk rock band "Ramones". His father was a U.S. Master Sergeant (born 1911) and his mother a woman (born 1931) from Berlin...
23. Cynthia Bizeray Cynthia Bizeray Actress, The Dirty Dozen
24. Heinz Erhardt Heinz Erhardt Actor, Widower with 5 Daughters The multi-talented comedian, pianist, singer and home-spun poet Heinz Erhardt was born in Riga, the son of a successful bandmaster. After his parents split up, he had a somewhat unsettled upbringing, spent, alternately, with his mother in St. Petersburg, with his grandparents in Riga and with his father in Hannover...
25. Mildred J. Hill Mildred J. Hill Soundtrack, Batman Begins
26. Rob Maxey Rob Maxey Actor, Road to Perdition
27. Olle Hellbom Olle Hellbom Director, The Brothers Lionheart
28. Patricia Dane Patricia Dane Actress, Johnny Eager Resembling Hedy Lamarr with her brunet sultry looks, beautiful second-string actress Patricia Dane possessed a rough and rowdy exterior, which worked much better for her in front of the camera than off of it. Born Thelma Patricia Ann Pippen in Jacksonville, Florida, her father died shortly after her birth and the infant was placed in the care...
29. Colette Marchand Colette Marchand Actress, Moulin Rouge
30. Max Terhune Max Terhune Actor, Santa Fe Stampede Four years after appearing with Gene Autry on a national radio show in 1932 he went to Hollywood. By that time he Max was a skilled vaudevillian (magician, juggler, whistler, impressionist, card tricks). His specialty was ventriloquism. On the Orpheum Circuit his dummy was named Skully Null; he became Elmer Sneezeweed in the movies...
31. Joseph Vitale Joseph Vitale Actor, Road to Rio
32. Aleksey Zharkov Aleksey Zharkov Actor, Prisoner of the Mountains
33. Franco Rossi Franco Rossi Director, Turn the Other Cheek
34. Steven Reuther Steven Reuther Producer, Face/Off
35. Gwen Plumb Gwen Plumb Actress, The Man in the Iron Mask Born in the inner-west Sydney suburb of Stanmore and raised in the eastern beach suburb of Coogee, Gwen Plumb did not plan on taking up acting as a career. A chance invitation from a member of the David Jones tailoring department, where she was working at the time, led to her accepting a role in a local Drama Club's play...
36. Bruce Purchase Bruce Purchase Actor, Richard III Bearded, heavy-set New Zealand-born character actor with a booming voice, who went to England to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. After repertory experience, he had notable stage appearances with the National Theatre Company (of which he was a founder member) and the Mermaid Theatre, invariably in Shakespearean parts...
37. Michael P. Schoenbrun Michael P. Schoenbrun Production Manager, The Simpsons
38. Giacomo Furia Giacomo Furia Actor, Variety Lights
39. Stephen Crane Stephen Crane Writer, The Red Badge of Courage Stephen Crane was the 14th child of parents who were both writers. Descended from a line of soldiers and clergymen (his father, Rev. Jonathan T. Crane, was a Methodist minister), Crane inherited from his forebearers the obsessive subject of war, stoical compassion and, particularly in his poetry, a Biblical style...
40. Derrick Brice Derrick Brice Actor, The Return of the Living Dead
41. M.A. Bogue M.A. Bogue Actor, You'll Find Out Merwyn Bogue took the name Ish Kabibble from the lyrics of one of the comedic songs in his routine. Born in Erie, PA, Bogue started out studying law at West Virginia University. In his role as Ish Kabibble, Bogue entertained fans with his trumpet playing, his nonsensical quips and corny poems. He managed Kay Kyser's big band from 1931 to 1951...
42. Gordon Oas-Heim Gordon Oas-Heim Actor, Color Me Blood Red
43. Nils Olaf Chrisander Nils Olaf Chrisander Actor, Fången på Karlstens fästning
44. Helen Verbit Helen Verbit Actress, Little Big Man
45. Fernando Granado Fernando Granado Cinematographer, Bob's Night Out
46. John C. Rice John C. Rice Actor, The Kiss
47. Luis César Amadori Luis César Amadori Director, Acompáñame
48. Virginia Lee Corbin Virginia Lee Corbin Actress, Hands Up!
49. Peter R. Simpson Peter R. Simpson Producer, Bury the Lead
50. Nils Brandt Nils Brandt Actor, Fanny and Alexander
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