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1. Lon Chaney Jr. Lon Chaney Jr. Actor, High Noon American character actor whose career was influenced (and often overshadowed) by that of his father, silent film star Lon Chaney. The younger Chaney was born while his parents were on a theatrical tour, and he joined them onstage for the first time at the age of six months. However, as a young man...
2. Kenneth More Kenneth More Actor, A Night to Remember Affable, bright and breezy Kenneth More epitomised the traditional English virtues of fortitude and fun. At the height of his fame in the 1950s he was Britain's most popular film star and had appeared in a string of box office hits including Genevieve, Doctor in the House, Reach for the Sky and A Night to Remember...
3. Joshua Logan Joshua Logan Writer, Mister Roberts Joshua Logan started directing plays while he was still at Princeton and among the first actors he directed were Henry Fonda and James Stewart. His graduation from Princeton was delayed to accompany a classmate to Russia to study with Konstantin Stanislavski, inventor of "method acting". Stanislavsko told him...
4. Bill Owen Bill Owen Actor, Georgy Girl This Britisher was born of humble, working class beginnings and became well-known for playing the same kind of blokes on both film and TV. Born William Rowbotham, he was the son of a tram driver and laundress. He knew early on that entertaining was the life for him. He worked in odd jobs as a printer's apprentice and band vocalist to make do and...
5. Minnie Riperton Minnie Riperton Soundtrack, Jackie Brown Minnie Riperton was born November 8, 1947, in Chicago, Illinois, to Thelma Inez (Matthews) and Daniel Webster Riperton, a Pullman porter. At a young age, Riperton, the youngest of eight children, began taking dancing and ballet. Once she reached high school, she began singing in the Hyde Park A Capella Choir...
6. Harvey Pekar Harvey Pekar Actor, American Splendor
7. James Wong Howe James Wong Howe Cinematographer, The Thin Man Master cinematographer James Wong Howe, whose career stretched from silent pictures through the mid-'70s, was born Wong Tung Jim in Canton (now Guangzhou), China, on August 28, 1899, the son of Wong How. His father emigrated to America the year James was born, settling in Pasco, Washington, where he worked for the Northern Pacific Railroad...
8. Pran Pran Actor, Don Pran was one of the leading character actors of Indian cinema. He was born on 12 February,1920 at Delhi. Pran was educated at different places namely Kapurthala, Unnao, Meerut, Dehradun and Rampur as his father late Lala Kewal Krishnan Sikand was a Government Civil Contractor for the construction of roads and bridges...
9. Sherwood Schwartz Sherwood Schwartz Writer, The Brady Bunch Movie
10. Jeff Morris Jeff Morris Actor, The Blues Brothers As a boy, he moved with his family to Lubbock, Texas where he played football at Lubbock High. Upon graduation, he moved directly to Hollywood to become an actor. At first, he parked cars at Lawry's Restaurant and at Trader Vic's, where he met and somehow convinced Broderick Crawford to give him a small part on Highway Patrol...
11. Rose Marie Mantell Thomas Rose Marie Mantell Thomas Self, Danny Thomas
12. Ben Novack Jr. Ben Novack Jr. Uncategorised
13. Dara Singh Dara Singh Actor, Jab We Met
14. Elaine Aiken Elaine Aiken Actress, Caddyshack
15. Kurt Kreuger Kurt Kreuger Actor, The Enemy Below Handsome blond Kurt Kreuger was born in Michenberg, Germany, but raised in St Moritz, Switzerland. His father disapproved of his son's wanderlust and interest in acting. Kreuger attended the University of London's School of Economics for a short time and then transferred to Columbia University in New York City...
16. Philippe March Philippe March Actor, Le Doulos
17. Gusti Huber Gusti Huber Actress, The Diary of Anne Frank
18. Harold Goodwin Harold Goodwin Actor, All Quiet on the Western Front
19. Jack Hupp Jack Hupp Actor, War Drums
20. Anthony W. Marshall Anthony W. Marshall Producer, Why Did the Fireman...
21. Sailor Vincent Sailor Vincent Actor, The Trade-Ins
22. Claudio Guzmán Claudio Guzmán Director, My Master, the Weakling Was married to Anna Maria Alberghetti, the opera and musical theater star and pitchwoman for Good Seasons salad dressing. Has 2 daughters with Alberghetti. His second daughter is Pilar Guzman (age 34, born 1972), a food critic & lifestyle& home/garden columnist for the New York Times. Pilar graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree is English & Italian.
23. Kenneth Craig Kenneth Craig Actor, Reefer Madness
24. Thelma Witmer Thelma Witmer Animation Department, The Jungle Book
25. Axel Strøbye Axel Strøbye Actor, Pelle the Conqueror Strøbye was most famous for his comedy roles, as the confused uncle in Min søsters børn (My sisters Children) and the hustler Gyldenkål in Familien Gyldenkål (The Goldcabbage Family). But his biggest role and success was in Matador the TV series a lawyer Skjold Hansen, he started his acting career and education as an actor at Det Kongelige Teater (The Royal Danish theater)...
26. John Chancellor John Chancellor Self, Today
27. Gordon Flemyng Gordon Flemyng Director, Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D.
28. Antonio Pietrangeli Antonio Pietrangeli Writer, Adua e le compagne
29. Herbert Rawlinson Herbert Rawlinson Actor, Dark Victory Leading man in Hollywood silents. In sound films thereafter, he was a character player until the year he died.
30. Lynton Brent Lynton Brent Actor, Yes, We Have No Bonanza
31. Fred D. Scott Fred D. Scott Actor, Weird Science Black American character actor. A graduate of Ithaca College and Dillard College, he studied voice culture and performing arts. As a surgical technician for the U.S. Army in World War II, he was decorated for service in the South Pacific. He contracted tuberculosis during the war and was unable to continue plans to become an opera singer...
32. Jim Hayward Jim Hayward Actor, Vengeance Valley
33. Mel Howard Mel Howard Actor, Hester Street
34. Claudio Cassinelli Claudio Cassinelli Actor, The Mountain of the Cannibal God
35. John Hatton John Hatton Actor, Our Gang
36. Dan Crimmins Dan Crimmins Actor, White Zombie
37. Buddy Adler Buddy Adler Producer, From Here to Eternity While known mostly for his activities as a film producer, Maurice Buddy Adler attended both Columbia and Pennsylvania universities and wrote fiction short stories for magazines prior to becoming involved in the film industry. In 1936 he joined MGM Pictures as a writer for the regular series of short subjects that were popular at the time...
38. James Bernard James Bernard Composer, Nosferatu Bernard was born in India, the son of a British army officer, but was moved to England as a small child for his health. He was educated at Wellington College, where the future actor Christopher Lee was a classmate. Fortuitously, because Lee was to star in scores of horror films for Hammer Studios, for which James Bernard wrote the scores...
39. Jim Mitchell Jim Mitchell Producer, Behind the Green Door Jim Mitchell and his brother Artie were pioneers in the production of pornographic films and "adult entertainment" in the San Francisco Bay Area starting in the Swinging Sixties. In addition to shooting porno loops and feature films, they also founded San Francisco's O'Farrell Theater, a porno grind house they later turned into a sex entertainment emporium featuring nude dancing and sex shows...
40. George Mallaby George Mallaby Actor, The Spy Who Loved Me Best known in Australia as Detective Peter Barnes (1967-73) in the long running police drama Homicide. He later appeared in Cop Shop and began to make a name for himself in local and international movies before suffering the first of the strokes that would eventually kill him in the mid-1980s. He was confined to a wheelchair for the last four years of his life...
41. George Westmore George Westmore Make-Up Department, The Nut A former Hairdresser (Winston Churchill was said to have thought of him highly as a barber), George Westmore emigrated with his family from England to the US in the early 20th century. Determined to make himself and his family a good living in his adopted country, Westmore also took up wig-making before gradually moving into Make-up...
42. Marc Behm Marc Behm Writer, Help!
43. Ray Butt Ray Butt Director, To Hull and Back
44. Amelia de la Torre Amelia de la Torre Actress, Padre nuestro
45. Peter Sachse Peter Sachse Actor, Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine
46. Stanley Wilson Stanley Wilson Music Department, Two Mules for Sister Sara
47. Tony Snow Tony Snow Self, Fox News Sunday
48. Josephine Douglas Josephine Douglas Producer, A Cure for Tin Ear
49. Leena Skoog Leena Skoog Actress, Laila (17 år) vaknar
50. Alan Whicker Alan Whicker Self, Episode #2.6
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