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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. Robert Young Robert Young Actor, Crossfire 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...
4. Herb Edelman Herb Edelman Actor, The Odd Couple
5. Jerry Goldsmith Jerry Goldsmith Music Department, Mulan 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. 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...
7. Susanne Lothar Susanne Lothar Actress, The Reader
8. Clarissa Kaye-Mason Clarissa Kaye-Mason Actress, Salem's Lot
9. Angharad Rees Angharad Rees Actress, Hands of the Ripper
10. 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...
11. Teddy Wilson Teddy Wilson Actor, Blood In, Blood Out
12. Sergei Parajanov Sergei Parajanov Director, Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors One of the 20th century's greatest masters of cinema Sergei Parajanov was born in Georgia to Armenian parents and it was always unlikely that his work would conform to the strict socialist realism that Soviet authorities preferred. After studying film and music, Parajanov became an assistant director at the Dovzhenko studios in Kiev...
13. Les Lye Les Lye Actor, The Care Bears Battle the Freeze Machine 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...
14. Jessica Dublin Jessica Dublin Actress, Trinity Is STILL My Name!
15. Shivaji Ganesan Shivaji Ganesan Actor, The Chieftain's Son 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...
16. Zoran Radmilovic Zoran Radmilovic Actor, The Marathon Family
17. Baynes Barron Baynes Barron Actor, The Ten Commandments
18. 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...
19. Michael Wisher Michael Wisher Actor, Doctor Who: Thirty Years in the TARDIS
20. 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...
21. Stanley Shapiro Stanley Shapiro Writer, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
22. Long John Baldry Long John Baldry Actor, Nilus the Sandman: The Boy Who Dreamed Christmas
23. 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...
24. Lloyd Kino Lloyd Kino Actor, Mortal Kombat
25. Lal Baum Lal Baum Actor, The Questor Tapes
26. Heinrich Schmieder Heinrich Schmieder Actor, Downfall
27. Dorothy Collins Dorothy Collins Self, Episode dated 9 June 1956 Although known primarily as the lead singer on the long-running TV show, Your Hit Parade, Dorothy Collins was also featured on the TV show, Candid Camera, where she displayed a lively flair for comedy. Her best work, however, was in the musical theater, where she starred in the original cast of what has become a legendary Broadway musical...
28. Teighlor Teighlor Self, Episode #1.1
29. Les Damon Les Damon Actor, Guiding Light
30. Donald Buka Donald Buka Actor, Watch on the Rhine
31. Don Arden Don Arden Producer, Electric Light Orchestra: 'Out of the Blue' Tour Live at Wembley
32. Bob McAllister Bob McAllister Self, Herbie Day at Disneyland
33. George Sperdakos George Sperdakos Actor, Devil's Advocate
34. Milly Del Rubio Milly Del Rubio Actress, You Gotta Have Hope
35. Sacha Pitoëff Sacha Pitoëff Actor, Last Year at Marienbad
36. Eugene Borden Eugene Borden Actor, All About Eve
37. Marc Boyle Marc Boyle Stunts, Star Wars: Episode VI - The Return of the Jedi
38. Valda Hansen Valda Hansen Actress, Night of the Ghouls Valda, the sensitive girl with the lovely smile. In the late 1950s, Valda was doing a play called "Accidentally Yours," when Ed Wood came backstage, and he considered her an ingenue. Ed originally wanted to cast Valda for the short film "The Night the Banshee Cried" (1957), but wound up casting her...
39. Trevor Dudley Smith Trevor Dudley Smith Writer, The Flight of the Phoenix
40. Norman Chappell Norman Chappell Actor, The Four Musketeers: Milady's Revenge
41. 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.
42. Willard W. Willingham Willard W. Willingham Actor, 40 Guns to Apache Pass
43. Cherry Morris Cherry Morris Actress, Together We Stand
44. Marion Aye Marion Aye Actress, His Brother's Blood Marion Aye was born Maryon Eloise Aye on April 5, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois. Her father was a lawyer who moved the family to California. When she was fifteen Marion lied about her age to elope with her older boyfriend Sherman Plaskett. Sadly he passed away just a year later. While walking on the beach in a bathing suit Marion was discovered by producer Mack Sennett...
45. Elwy Yost Elwy Yost Self, The Films of Frank Capra
46. 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...
47. Russell Hardie Russell Hardie Actor, Fail-Safe
48. Kenneth Watson Kenneth Watson Actor, The Wheel in Space: Episode 2
49. Barbara Sanford Barbara Sanford Actress, Cry Blood, Apache
50. Denys de La Patellière Denys de La Patellière Director, Taxi for Tobruk
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