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1. Laurence Olivier Laurence Olivier Actor, Rebecca Laurence Olivier could speak William Shakespeare's lines as naturally as if he were "actually thinking them", said English playwright Charles Bennett, who met Olivier in 1927. Laurence Kerr Olivier was born in Dorking, Surrey, England, to Agnes Louise (Crookenden) and Gerard Kerr Olivier, a High Anglican priest. His surname came from a great-great-grandfather who was of French Huguenot origin...
2. Barnard Hughes Barnard Hughes Actor, The Lost Boys Emmy and Tony Award-winner Barnard Hughes forged a career as one of American's most successful character actors, equally at home and successful on stage, the silver screen, and television. Most of his success came after middle-age. He made his Broadway debut in 1939 in Mary McCarthy's "Please, Mrs...
3. Robert Ryan Robert Ryan Actor, The Wild Bunch Distinguished U.S. actor and longtime civil rights campaigner Robert Bushnell Ryan was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Mable Arbutus (Bushnell), a secretary, and Timothy Aloysius Ryan, whose wealthy family owned a real estate firm. His father was of Irish ancestry, and his mother was of English and Irish descent...
4. Ray Collins Ray Collins Actor, Perry Mason Ray Bidwell Collins was an American actor in film, stage, radio and television. One of his best remembered roles was that of Lt. Arthur Tragg in the long-running series Perry Mason. Collins was born in Sacramento, California, to Lillie Bidwell and William C. Collins, a newspaper drama editor. He started acting on stage at the age of 14...
5. Peggy Knudsen Peggy Knudsen Actress, The Big Sleep A knockout curvaceous screen siren with a smart, confident air, Peggy Knudsen had the blonde pulchritude and the presence to make it in Hollywood. Somehow, stardom eluded her. The daughter of a Duluth fire chief, she had studied violin as a child and later showed some promise acting in school plays...
6. Savannah Savannah Actress, The Invisible Maniac Ranked #19 in AVN's Top 50 Porn Stars of All Time. Raised in Texas and throughout Southern California. Was porn star Jeanna Fine's girlfriend. She is one of the most notorious, controversial porn stars of all time.
7. Mickey Deans Mickey Deans Self, The Last Performance
8. Frances Langford Frances Langford Actress, Yankee Doodle Dandy Frances Langford won fame on radio (primarily as Bob Hope's vocalist, later sparring comically with Don Ameche as "The Bickersons"), via recordings and in the movies. In spite of the fact that she played mostly in minor musicals (plus appearing occasionally in "A" productions, including Yankee Doodle Dandy...
9. Richard Franklin Richard Franklin Director, Psycho II Writer, director and producer Richard Franklin was born on July 15, 1948 in Melbourne, Australia. Infatuated with cinema at an early age, Franklin first began making 8mm films at age 10. Franklin saw Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" two years later and was hooked on movies for life. Richard enrolled at Monash...
10. Frank Stallone Frank Stallone Actor, Rocky
11. Dorothy Hart Dorothy Hart Actress, The Naked City A former model, the luminously beautiful Dorothy Hart was signed to a contract by Universal Pictures after having made only one film, Columbia's Gunfighters. However, the studio system couldn't quite find a place for a woman with her carriage and elegance, and relegated her to westerns, costume dramas...
12. George Gershwin George Gershwin Soundtrack, Catch Me If You Can He was born Jacob Gershowitz, 26 September 1898, in Brooklyn, New York, of Russian-Jewish immigrants. As a boy he could play popular and classical works on his brother Ira's piano by ear. In 1913 he quit school to study music and began composing for Tin Pan Alley; by 1919 he had his first hit "Swanee" and his first Broadway show "La...
13. Emma Cohen Emma Cohen Actress, La semana del asesino
14. Josephine Joseph Josephine Joseph Actress, Freaks Josephine Joseph was born in Austria of Polish-Austrian descent in 1913, whose body was allegedly split down the middle, one side male and the other female. She/he claimed to be a true intersex, or "hermaphrodite,' but there is no evidence to confirm whether this was the case or not. Hermaphrodites generally share the genitals of both sexes...
15. James McCallion James McCallion Actor, National Velvet
16. Ray Lonnen Ray Lonnen Actor, Budgie the Little Helicopter
17. King Baggot King Baggot Actor, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde St. Louis-born King Baggott traveled to New York City with the express intent of crashing Broadway, but began his film career in nearby Fort Lee, NJ, in 1909. It didn't take long before he graduated from actor to writer and director--at times performing all three functions; in Shadows he not only directed but played ten different parts--and his efforts paid off...
18. Gretchen Franklin Gretchen Franklin Actress, EastEnders Gretchen Franklin made her first screen appearance in the 1954 British suspense film Shadow of Fear, directed by Albert S. Rogell, in which she acted alongside Mona Freeman, Jean Kent and Maxwell Reed. During the 1960s and 70s she made her name through guest roles on various sit-coms, such as Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em which starred Michael Crawford...
19. Evelyn Varden Evelyn Varden Actress, The Night of the Hunter
20. Rod Lauren Rod Lauren Actor, Terrified Rod Lauren was born Roger Lawrence Strunk in Fresno, California, on March 20, 1940. He moved with his parents to Tracy, California, when he was three. Father Larry Strunk was a schoolteacher who subsequently found work as a switchman for the Southern Pacific Railroad; his mother was also a teacher and a church organist...
21. Richard Travis Richard Travis Actor, Code 3 Richard Travis was born William Justice in Carlsbad, New Mexico in 1913. He started off unbilled in daredevil cliffhangers and proceeded to war-era Warner Bros. features. He changed his stage moniker from "William Justice" to "William Travis" before finally settling on "Richard (or Dick) Travis" for the remainder of his career...
22. Tessa West Tessa West Actress, Money Talks Buxom and shapely 5'3" dirty blonde bombshell Tessa West was born on June 13, 1982 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was of mixed Irish and Native-American descent (specifically Creek and Cherokee Indian). The hazel-eyed beauty grew up as a tomboy in the small Oklahoma towns of Bixby and Tahlequah. West was a cheerleader in high school...
23. Don Starr Don Starr Actor, Dallas
24. John W. Campbell Jr. John W. Campbell Jr. Writer, The Thing John W. Campbell, Jr. was an American science fiction writer and editor, known predominantly for the sub-genre 'Hard Science Fiction', and further credited for his role in the Golden Age of Science Fiction. He began writing science fiction in his teens and attended Massachusetts Institute of Technology...
25. James Murray James Murray Actor, The Crowd Sometimes the early tragic death of a Hollywood actor can lead to immortality, as in the cases of icons James Dean and Marilyn Monroe--and, to a somewhat lesser extent, little Bobby Driscoll, who died a Skid Row bum in the streets, a victim of drug addiction. Not so for actor James Murray, whose death occurred in a similar fashion to Driscoll...
26. Ross Macdonald Ross Macdonald Writer, Harper Crime novelist and creator of the private eye Lew Archer, Ross MacDonald is often linked to his predecessors Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler as a master of the "hard-boiled" school of detective fiction, but MacDonald added a psychological depth and a unity of theme which was unique. MacDonald was born Kenneth Millar in Los Gatos...
27. Everett Greenbaum Everett Greenbaum Writer, The Andy Griffith Show With his writing partner, he wrote Wally Cox's "Mr. Peepers." Their teamwork produced 32 episodes of television's "The Real McCoys, " 24 episodes of "The Andy Griffith Show" and 35 half-hours shows for "MASH."
28. Karen Mayo-Chandler Karen Mayo-Chandler Actress, Beverly Hills Cop Slim, lovely and sultry brunette British beauty Karen Mayo-Chandler brought a winning blend of sexiness and classiness to a handful of enjoyably lowbrow exploitation features made in the 80s and 90s. Karen was born on April 18, 1958 in Sutton, Surrey, England. Slender and elegant, with blue eyes and brown hair...
29. Robert Courtin Robert Courtin Actor, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
30. Frances Hyland Frances Hyland Actress, The Changeling
31. Peaches Jones Peaches Jones Stunts, Mod Squad
32. Carl-Ivar Nilsson Carl-Ivar Nilsson Actor, Olsson per sekund eller Det finns ingen anledning till oro
33. Carleton G. Young Carleton G. Young Actor, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood
34. Robert Redding Robert Redding Costume Designer, Elvira's Movie Macabre
35. Edward Lasker Edward Lasker Producer, The Thing from Another World
36. Steve Carlesi Steve Carlesi Actor, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories Steve Carlesi began his career with the band "Foundry" in the mid 90s. From there, he went on to work at WNEW 102.7 in New York City, and by the late 90s was teamed up with Opie & Anthony on WNEW, where he helped out with show production and maintained their unofficial website. Steve continued to work with O&A until their firing in 2002...
37. John Breslin John Breslin Actor, Shake Hands with the Devil
38. Atang Dela Rama Atang Dela Rama Actress, Dalagang bukid
39. Lady Bird Johnson Lady Bird Johnson Self, The Presidential Tour Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson, the wife of Lyndon Johnson, the 36th President of the U.S., was one of the most prominent First Ladies in American history. Though Eleanor Roosevelt, Nancy Reagan Reagan and Hillary Clinton exercised more power, and Jacqueline Kennedy and Dolly Madison were more glamorous...
40. John F. Hamilton John F. Hamilton Actor, On the Waterfront American character actor whose career in films began in the early 1920s. He appeared as rustic or loutish types most often, frequently in Westerns and outdoor adventures, though his last and most notable film, On the Waterfront, was an exception. He is often confused with the infinitely more prolific John Hamilton...
41. Hugh Morton Hugh Morton Actor, Five Million Years to Earth
42. Charles Ward Charles Ward Actor, Staying Alive Chuck was an easy-going, extroverted person with an outrageous and creative wit. He attended Downey Senior High, Downey, CA from which he graduated in 1970. He was a member of the Houston Ballet, Houston, TX, and a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, New York, NY.
43. Bill Darrid Bill Darrid Actor, Mr. and Mrs. Freedom
44. Charles Lawton Jr. Charles Lawton Jr. Cinematographer, 3:10 to Yuma
45. Andreas Malandrinos Andreas Malandrinos Actor, The Fearless Vampire Killers
46. Satoru Iwata Satoru Iwata Producer, Zeruda no densetsu Towairaito purinsesu
47. Cavada Humphrey Cavada Humphrey Actress, Thoroughly Modern Millie
48. Edward Dillon Edward Dillon Actor, Casey's Vendetta
49. Talitha Pol Talitha Pol Actress, Return from the Ashes
50. Zan Marolt Zan Marolt Actor, Lud, zbunjen, normalan
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