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1. Mako Mako Actor, Memoirs of a Geisha Born in Japan, Mako was living there with his grandparents while his parents studied art in the United States, when Japan and the U.S. went to war in 1941. His parents remained in the U.S., working for the Office of War Information, and, at the cessation of the conflict, were granted U.S. residency by Congress...
2. Basil Rathbone Basil Rathbone Actor, The Adventures of Robin Hood Basil Rathbone was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1892, but three years later his family was forced to flee the country because his father was accused by the Boers of being a British spy at a time when Dutch-British conflicts were leading to the Boer War. The Rathbones escaped to England, where Basil and his two younger siblings...
3. Herb Edelman Herb Edelman Actor, The Odd Couple
4. Luana Anders Luana Anders Actress, Easy Rider Born Luana Margo Anderson on May 12, 1938, Luana Anders began her show-business career as a bike messenger at MGM along with fellow thespians Jack Nicholson, Sandra Knight and future film producers George Edwards and Fred Roos. She convinced Nicholson to join her in her improv acting class...
5. Jerry Goldsmith Jerry Goldsmith Music Department, Total Recall Born on February 10, 1929, Jerry Goldsmith studied piano with Jakob Gimpel and composition, theory, and counterpoint with Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. He also attended classes in film composition given by Miklós Rózsa at the Univeristy of Southern California. In 1950, he was employed as a clerk typist in the music department at CBS...
6. Theodore Bikel Theodore Bikel Actor, My Fair Lady Theodore Bikel is one of the most versatile and respected actors and performers of his generation. A master of languages, dialects and accents, he has played every sort of film villain and semi-bad guy imaginable, and always adds depth, dimension and even sympathy to characters that would end up as cardboard cutouts in the hands of lesser actors...
7. Robert Young Robert Young Actor, Father Knows Best Quiet, soft-spoken Robert grew up in California and had some stage experience with the Pasadena Playhouse before entering films in 1931. His movie career consisted of playing characters who were charming, good-looking--and bland. In fact, his screen image was such that he usually never got the girl...
8. Angharad Rees Angharad Rees Actress, Poldark
9. Teddy Wilson Teddy Wilson Actor, That's My Mama
10. Susanne Lothar Susanne Lothar Actress, The Reader
11. J. Madison Wright J. Madison Wright Actress, Shiloh Jessica Madison Wright was born in Cincinnati on July 29th 1984, the eldest of four children. A pretty youngster who enjoyed dressing up and was very much a 'girlie' child, Madison began modelling at the age of five. Her interest in modelling and acting - something she shared with her younger sister Victoria-- led the Wright family to relocate to Los Angeles and...
12. Les Lye Les Lye Actor, You Can't Do That on Television Les Lye was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on November 18, 1924. Following a stint in the armed forces after high school, he attended the University of Toronto, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, and then enrolled in Lorne Greene's Academy of Radio Arts. In 1948, he moved to Ottawa to join Frank Ryan's CFRA team...
13. Sergei Parajanov Sergei Parajanov Director, Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors One of the 20th century's greatest masters of cinema, Sergei Parajanov in the 1960s made two masterpieces in a row: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors and The Color of Pomegranates. Both established him as a phenomenon with no analogy in the art world. Parajanov was born on the January 9, 1924, in Tbilisi, Georgia, USSR, to an ethnic Armenian family...
14. Shivaji Ganesan Shivaji Ganesan Actor, Padaiyappa Tamil superstar from a poor family in Tamil Nadu, India. His father worked on the railways. On the day of his birth his father, Chiniah Pillai, follower of Mahatma Gandhi, was jailed for participating in the Independence movement in Nellikuppam (Tamil Nadu, India). He was frequently in and out of jail, and was raised by his mother, Rajamani Ammal...
15. Hsieh Wang Hsieh Wang Actor, A Better Tomorrow
16. Jessica Dublin Jessica Dublin Actress, Trinity Is STILL My Name!
17. Lloyd Kino Lloyd Kino Actor, Mortal Kombat
18. Clarissa Kaye-Mason Clarissa Kaye-Mason Actress, Salem's Lot
19. Robert Glass Robert Glass Sound Department, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
20. Genevieve Tobin Genevieve Tobin Actress, The Petrified Forest The daughter of a stage entertainer, New York-born actress Genevieve Tobin started treading the boards as a child and appeared in the role of Little Eva in the silent short Uncle Tom's Cabin. Her older brother George Tobin and younger sister Vivian Tobin also became stage and film actors. By her teens Genevieve was appearing as a sparkling blonde ingénue on 20s Broadway...
21. Milly Del Rubio Milly Del Rubio Actress, Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse
22. Wolfe Morris Wolfe Morris Actor, The Message British character actor of Ukrainian-Jewish ancestry. Prolific on stage and screen, he was especially adept at impersonating people from diverse ethnicities, including Indians, Arabs, Japanese, Mexicans and Boers. He was a graduate of RADA and winner of the Forbes-Robertson and Kendal prizes. Morris frequently appeared with the Royal Exchange...
23. Long John Baldry Long John Baldry Actor, Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog
24. George Sperdakos George Sperdakos Actor, The Devil's Advocate
25. Bill Cardille Bill Cardille Actor, Night of the Living Dead Bill Cardille is a native of Sharon Pennsylvania. "Chilly Billy" as he is affectionately known, started his broadcast career in 1952 in Erie, PA at WICV Channel 12. He later made Pittsburgh his home in 1957 signing on WIIC Channel 11 (now known as WPXI) and starred as the host for several historical programs such as...
26. Constanze Engelbrecht Constanze Engelbrecht Actress, Fiorile Constanze started into the movies at an early age: as the German voice of "Jeff" from "Lassie." After "Gymnasium" (high school) the daughter of actress Alice Franz studied singing at the Richard-Strauss-Konservatorium in Munich, Germany, at Guildhall School in London, GB, and at the Mozarteum in Salzburg...
27. James Smith James Smith Editor, The Birth of a Nation
28. Tomás Gayo Tomás Gayo Actor, Mamá, tengo un sexto sentido
29. Baynes Barron Baynes Barron Actor, The Ten Commandments
30. Antonio Saura Antonio Saura Actor, Nocturno 29
31. Elwy Yost Elwy Yost Self, The National Scream
32. Marion Weldon Marion Weldon Actress, Desert Patrol
33. Michael Wisher Michael Wisher Actor, Doctor Who
34. Billy West Billy West Actor, Don't Be Foolish Billy West was a silent film comedian, the best-known and most successful imitator of Charles Chaplin's "Tramp" character, until West developed his own comedic persona. Oliver Hardy was West's foil in many of his silents.
35. Michael Chiao Michael Chiao Producer, Shiqi sui de dan che
36. Trevor Dudley Smith Trevor Dudley Smith Writer, The Flight of the Phoenix
37. Donald Buka Donald Buka Actor, Watch on the Rhine
38. Kenneth Watson Kenneth Watson Actor, Take the High Road
39. Robert Burns Robert Burns Soundtrack, The Homesman Robert Burns was born to a poor farming family in the Lowlands of Scotland in 1759. During his adult years he wrote several volumes of poetry that were well received. By the time of his death he was considered the poet laureate of Scotland, and is still considered so by many to this day. Among his many poems are; Auld Lang Syne, Coming Thro the Rye, Tam O'Shanter etc.
40. Lal Baum Lal Baum Actor, The Questor Tapes
41. Barbara Ann Teer Barbara Ann Teer Actress, A Carol for Another Christmas A renowned writer, producer, teacher, actor and visionary, African-American Barbara Ann Teer grew disillusioned with the negative stereotypes she came across in her quest for responsible acting roles. Instead of simply walking away from the white-dominated entertainment field, she decided to make a difference...
42. Eugene Borden Eugene Borden Actor, All About Eve
43. Walter M. Jefferies Walter M. Jefferies Art Director, Little House on the Prairie Walter M. "Matt" Jefferies was born in 1921, in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. From an early age, he became obsessed with flight. During World War II, he was a B-17 co-pilot in Europe and Africa; for his service, he received the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. After World War II, he became an illustrator at the Library of Congress...
44. Don Arden Don Arden Producer, Electric Light Orchestra: 'Out of the Blue' Tour Live at Wembley
45. William D. Byrd William D. Byrd Actor, Children of a Lesser God
46. Rex Ingram Rex Ingram Director, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Rex Ingram started film career as a set designer and painter. His directorial debut was The Great Problem. A true master of the medium, Ingram despised the business haggling required in the Hollywood system. He was also unhappy with the level of writing he found in American writers. This led him to work with such foreign writers as Vicente Blasco Ibáñez...
47. Jack Clark Jack Clark Self, Tattletales One of the 1970s most-loved and respected TV personalities, Jack Clark was best known as host of the highly successful syndicated game shows "Dealer's Choice" (1973-75) and "Cross Wits" (1975-80). Born in St. Joseph, Missouri around 1925, he moved to California where after the service he worked at KROW in Oakland...
48. Andrzej Lapicki Andrzej Lapicki Actor, Dzis w nocy umrze miasto
49. Donald MacKenzie Donald MacKenzie Actor, The Perils of Pauline
50. Gigi Angelillo Gigi Angelillo Actor, L'amico di famiglia
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