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1. James Gandolfini James Gandolfini Actor, The Man Who Wasn't There James Gandolfini was born in Westwood, New Jersy, to Santa (Penna), a high school lunchlady, and James Joseph Gandolfini, Sr., a bricklayer and head school janitor. His parents were both of Italian origin. Gandolfini began acting in the New York theater. His Broadway debut was in the 1992 revival of "A Streetcar Named Desire" with Jessica Lange and Alec Baldwin...
2. Jean Arthur Jean Arthur Actress, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington This marvelous screen comedienne's best asset was only muffled during her seven years' stint in silent films. That asset? It was, of course, her squeaky, frog-like voice, which silent-era cinema audiences had simply no way of perceiving, much less appreciating. Jean Arthur, born Gladys Georgianna Greene in upstate New York...
3. Ed Wynn Ed Wynn Actor, Alice in Wonderland Long-time star comedian in vaudeville who, at the urging of his actor son, Keenan Wynn, would late in life take up acting, both light and serious. He is especially remembered for his role in the Playhouse 90 television drama "Requiem for a Heavyweight" and in the film Mary Poppins.
4. Richard Lynch Richard Lynch Actor, Halloween Richard Hugh Lynch was born on February 12, 1940 in Brooklyn, New York City. He is one of seven children. Before starting a career as an actor, he joined the United States Marine Corps in 1958. He served for four years where he made Corporal, and did a tour of the Middle East with the Sixth Fleet. He began his training with Herbert Berghof and Uta Hagen at H.B...
5. Will Wright Will Wright Actor, Adam's Rib One of those familiar character actors who seems to have been born old, Will Wright specialized in playing crusty old codgers, rich skinflints, crooked small-town politicians and the like. A former newspaper reporter in San Francisco, he switched careers and entered vaudeville, then took to the stage...
6. Sunny Johnson Sunny Johnson Actress, Flashdance
7. Olga Georges-Picot Olga Georges-Picot Actress, The Day of the Jackal
8. J.M. Barrie J.M. Barrie Writer, Hook
9. Geraldine Brooks Geraldine Brooks Actress, Possessed A resolute, blue-eyed brunette with attractive, slightly pinched features, Geraldine Brooks was born to a Dutch couple on October 29, 1925, in New York City. Her parents had a theater-based background -- father, James Stroock, owned a top costume company and mother, Bianca, was a costume designer and stylist...
10. Don Diamond Don Diamond Actor, The Old Man and the Sea Brooklyn-born Don Diamond's most famous role is probably that of the scheming and ambitious, but inept and somewhat cowardly, underling Crazy Cat to Frank DeKova's Chief Wild Eagle in the cult western comedy series F Troop. By the time he got that role he had been an actor for quite some time...
11. Anthony Bate Anthony Bate Actor, Ghost Story An immaculate gent of sober appearance and cultivated presence, Bate was seemingly destined to play spymasters and senior civil servants. Lean, pale-eyed and of deceptively mild intonation, he was capable of unnervingly icy composure, never more effectively displayed than as the chameleon-like Soviet mole Kim Philby in ITV's telemovie Philby, Burgess and Maclean...
12. Frank Borzage Frank Borzage Director, A Farewell to Arms
13. Vince Flynn Vince Flynn Writer, American Assassin After graduating from college, Vince Flynn went to work for Kraft General Foods, where he was an account and sales marketing specialist. Although he enjoyed his job, something was missing. Flynn wanted a challenge, and in 1990 he left Kraft to accept an aviation candidate slot with the United States Marine Corps...
14. Ursula Thiess Ursula Thiess Actress, Bandido Luscious-looking leading lady, in a mere five films, between 1953 and 1956.
15. Antonio Aguilar Antonio Aguilar Actor, The Undefeated Born in Villanueva, Zacatecas, to Jesús Aguilar y Aguilar and Ángela Márquez Barraza Valle, Antonio Aguilar is one of the most iconic actor-singers of Mexican cinema. He began his singing career in the 1940's and then debuted in national Mexican cinema in 1952, during its Golden era. Later in his acting career...
16. Manute Bol Manute Bol Self, Celebrity Boxing 2
17. Teru Shimada Teru Shimada Actor, You Only Live Twice
18. Laura Sadler Laura Sadler Actress, Intimate Relations
19. Coluche Coluche Actor, So Long, Stooge
20. Natalie Talmadge Natalie Talmadge Actress, Our Hospitality Natalie Talmadge was the middle daughter of the original "stage mother", Margaret Talmadge (Peg). Her two sisters, Constance Talmadge (the comedienne) and Norma Talmadge (the tragedian) were also in the movies, and had their own production companies, bankrolled by Norma's husband in the 1920s, Joseph M. Schenck...
21. Lotte Reiniger Lotte Reiniger Director, The Adventures of Prince Achmed
22. Klausjürgen Wussow Klausjürgen Wussow Actor, The Green Archer
23. Colin McCormack Colin McCormack Actor, First Knight Colin McCormack was born on December 2, 1941, in Cardiff, Wales. His father was a railway worker. He was educated at King's College in Cardiff, then studied at the Cardiff Art College before training at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. There, he met his future wife, the actress Wendy Allnutt...
24. Nate Esformes Nate Esformes Actor, All the President's Men
25. Hans Moser Hans Moser Actor, Der Herr im Haus
26. William Golding William Golding Writer, Lord of the Flies
27. Jandhyala Jandhyala Writer, Aha Naa Pellanta
28. Slim Whitman Slim Whitman Soundtrack, Close Encounters of the Third Kind
29. Len Bias Len Bias Self, Without Bias Considered by many to be one of the greatest college basketball players of the modern era. During the 1985 and 1986 seasons, this unheralded Northwestern High School (Hyattsville, MD) product asserted himself into the forward spot at the University of Maryland. His highlight-reel performances, including...
30. Candy Newman Candy Newman Actress, The Thief and the Stripper
31. Gerry Goffin Gerry Goffin Soundtrack, Forrest Gump
32. G. David Schine G. David Schine Producer, The French Connection
33. Julius Rosenberg Julius Rosenberg Uncategorised
34. Warner Richmond Warner Richmond Actor, Child Bride Werner Paul Raetzmann was one of seven children born to a German-born father and Wisconsin-born mother. He and one brother decided to change their last name to Richmond. Living in rural Wisconsin, he became an expert horseman as a young man, and this skill would later earn him roles in western movies...
35. Mark Patrick Carducci Mark Patrick Carducci Writer, Pumpkinhead
36. Elsie Giorgi Elsie Giorgi Miscellaneous Crew, Diagnosis Murder
37. David Hoffman David Hoffman Actor, A Night in Casablanca
38. El Fary El Fary Soundtrack, Nuts for Love He's one of the most popular Spanish Song performers in Spain. After doing several jobs, and just after leaving the military service, he worked as a taxi driver for seven years. Keen on flamenco, he used to imitate great stars like Antonio Marchena, Manolo Caracol, Juanito Valderrama and Rafael Farina...
39. Ethel Rosenberg Ethel Rosenberg Uncategorised Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg was born in New York City to Barnet and Tessie Greenglass. The family was very poor and lived in a shabby, unheated tenement. Ethel, the only daughter, attended Hebrew schools and Seward Park High School, graduating at age 15. She became a clerk for a shipping company, but...
40. Eddie Vartan Eddie Vartan Composer, The Bear and the Doll
41. Tommy Lee Tommy Lee Actor, The Sand Pebbles
42. Peter Townsend Peter Townsend Self, The Battle for The Battle of Britain
43. Billy Cook Billy Cook Actor, Beau Geste
44. Krista Nell Krista Nell Actress, Feast of Satan
45. Lois Butler Lois Butler Actress, Mickey
46. Leena Häkinen Leena Häkinen Actress, Rintamalotta
47. Lucille Casey Lucille Casey Actress, Till the Clouds Roll By
48. Peter Newbrook Peter Newbrook Camera and Electrical Department, Lawrence of Arabia
49. Godfrey Winn Godfrey Winn Actor, Billy Liar
50. Nick Grinde Nick Grinde Director, The Man They Could Not Hang Nick Grinde's career lasted from the late 1920s to the mid-'40s, but his heyday was the mid to late 1930s. Grinde was one of the journeyman directors (such as Lesley Selander, George Sherman, Lew Landers, etc.) who made the "B" pictures that everybody enjoyed at a Saturday matinée, but whose name no one would recognize...
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