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1. Dorothy Dandridge Dorothy Dandridge Actress, Carmen Jones Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born on November 9, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio, to Ruby Dandridge (née Ruby Jean Butler), an entertainer, and Cyril H. Dandridge, a cabinet maker and minister. Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister Vivian Dandridge began performing publicly, usually in black Baptist churches throughout the country...
2. Zero Mostel Zero Mostel Actor, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Zero Mostel was born Samuel Joel Mostel on February 28, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York, one of eight children of an Orthodox Jewish family. Raised in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the young Zero, known as Sammy, developed his talent for painting and drawing at art classes provided by the Educational Alliance...
3. Brad Davis Brad Davis Actor, Midnight Express Born in Florida in 1949, Brad Davis moved to Georgia after graduating from high school to pursue an acting career. From there, he moved to New York City, twice, to find work. By the early 1970s Davis was acting in off-Broadway plays while studying acting at the Academy of Dramatic Arts. His stage work...
4. Lady Chablis Lady Chablis Actress, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
5. Leni Riefenstahl Leni Riefenstahl Producer, Triumph of the Will Leni Riefenstahl's show-biz experience began with an experiment: she wanted to know what it felt like to dance on the stage. Success as a dancer gave way to film acting when she attracted the attention of film director Arnold Fanck, subsequently starring in some of his mountaineering pictures. With Fanck as her mentor, Riefenstahl began directing films...
6. Frank Middlemass Frank Middlemass Actor, Barry Lyndon
7. Leonid Kinskey Leonid Kinskey Actor, Casablanca Leonid Kinskey, originally from St. Petersburg, Russia, performed across Europe and much of Latin America before his arrival in the United States. By 1932 he landed a small role as a radical in Ernst Lubitsch's comedy, Trouble in Paradise. The next year he played an agitator in Duck Soup. He went on to play small parts...
8. Bud Collyer Bud Collyer Self, To Tell the Truth Most of Clayton's family was in show biz, but he initially decided to go into his father's field, law. He worked his way through Fordham University as a radio actor and singer, then took a job as a law clerk. Two years later, realizing that radio was very much more lucrative a career, he changed his last name to Collyer and became a full-time actor...
9. Celia Gregory Celia Gregory Actress, Agatha
10. Leigh Hamilton Leigh Hamilton Actress, Hocus Pocus Leigh touched so many lives through her great passion for the arts, as a gallery owner and actress in such movies as A Man, A Woman, and A Bank and Gas Food Lodging. Leigh's tenacity and great eye for beauty translated to the success of her gallery, Hamilton Galleries, in Santa Monica. Leigh has 4 brothers, her husband Warren Long and a daughter, Tallulah.
11. Paul Marion Paul Marion Actor, Phantom of the Opera
12. Alex North Alex North Music Department, Goodfellas Alex North studied music at the Curtis Institute of Philadelphia, then won a scholarship to Juilliard in New York (1929) and the Moscow Conservatoire (1933), making him the first-ever American to become a member of the Union of Soviet Composers. In Europe, he worked as music director for the Latvian State Theatre...
13. Ray Barrett Ray Barrett Actor, Australia Ray Barrett studied music and elocution and began acting at the age of eleven. He was the first actor put under contract by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Drama section. He worked for several years on radio in Sydney, before working successfully in Britain between 1958 and the mid-1970s, when he returned to Australia. He has received two AFI (Australian Film Industry) awards as an actor.
14. Rosemary Dexter Rosemary Dexter Actress, The Shoes of the Fisherman
15. S. John Launer S. John Launer Actor, Marnie
16. Helen Shaw Helen Shaw Actress, Parenthood
17. Army Archerd Army Archerd Self, Entertainment Tonight
18. Sandra Walker Sandra Walker Actress, Atop the Fourth Wall: The Movie
19. Dennis Cooney Dennis Cooney Actor, As the World Turns
20. Frank Thomas Frank Thomas Animation Department, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
21. Scott Hilley Scott Hilley Actor, We Are Marshall
22. Louise Currie Louise Currie Actress, The Ape Man Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Louise Currie attended Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York, became interested in acting and began taking courses at Max Reinhardt's drama school in Hollywood. Talent scouts spotted the aspiring actress in the acting workshop's stage productions and pressed her to make the rounds of the Hollywood studios...
23. Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont Writer, Beauty and the Beast
24. Robert R. Stephenson Robert R. Stephenson Actor, Radar Men from the Moon
25. DeForest Covan DeForest Covan Actor, Rocky
26. Jaclyn Linetsky Jaclyn Linetsky Actress, Caillou
27. Richard Strauss Richard Strauss Music Department, 2001: A Space Odyssey Richard Strauss was a German composer best known for symphonic poem 'Also sprach Zarathustra' (Thus Spoke Zarathustra, 1896) used as the music score in 2001: A Space Odyssey by director Stanley Kubrik. He was born Richard Georg Strauss on June 11, 1864, in Munich, Bavaria (now Germany). His father, named Franz Strauss...
28. Antonio Garisa Antonio Garisa Actor, Si yo fuera rico
29. Kent Nolan Kent Nolan Actor, Stage Fright Born and raised in Regina Saskatchewan, Kent Nolan was an actor and filmmaker. Kent began acting in musical theatre, studying drama, dance and voice when he was just five years old, and eventually moved into film by age twelve. At sixteen Kent wrote and directed his first award winning short film entitled "Presage"...
30. Eijirô Tôno Eijirô Tôno Actor, Seven Samurai
31. Hiroshi Kondô Hiroshi Kondô Actor, Ana-ta-han
32. Lou Morheim Lou Morheim Producer, The Big Valley
33. Leopoldo Torre Nilsson Leopoldo Torre Nilsson Writer, La maffia After ten years as assistant director to his father 'Leopoldo Torre Rios' he co-directed two films with him. His first personal work was "Graciela (1956)", an adoption from the novel 'Nada' of 'Carmen Laforet' which was made out of reach of the censorship of 'General Perón'. Later on Torre Nilsson filmed a lot of productions based on stories of his wife Beatriz Guido; e.g...
34. Justin Gocke Justin Gocke Actor, Santa Barbara
35. Mary Fickett Mary Fickett Actress, The Edge of Night
36. Mimmo Craig Mimmo Craig Actor, Prima del futuro
37. Eileen Chang Eileen Chang Writer, Lust, Caution
38. Vladimir Samoylov Vladimir Samoylov Actor, Svadba v Malinovke
39. Bettine Le Beau Bettine Le Beau Actress, The Best of Benny Hill Bettine Le Beau was separated from her parents at a young age and was taken to two concentration camps during the Holocaust. She eventually escaped from Camp DeGurs on the border of Spain and headed to France, where she was hidden by a family, saving her life. She went to England in 1945, where she attended Pitman's College in Southampton Row...
40. Cal Worthington Cal Worthington Self, Into the Night Cal Worthington was a famous Southern California car dealer whose TV commercials blanketed the Los Angeles area, usually at night, and were almost impossible to avoid. He had two main new-car dealerships--Worthington Ford in Long Beach and Worthington Dodge in Bellflower--but his commercials were almost...
41. John Mylong John Mylong Actor, Robot Monster
42. Vadim Schneider Vadim Schneider Actor, 15/Love
43. Rich Cronin Rich Cronin Soundtrack, My Best Friend's Girl Richard Burton Cronin was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He was raised in the Boston neighborhood of West Roxbury, and moved to the city of Kingston on the south shore of Massachusetts later. He attended a Catholic High School (Sacred Heart) and graduated in 1993. LFO (with former member Brian Gillis...
44. Perry Stephens Perry Stephens Actor, Loving
45. Aleksandr Belyavskiy Aleksandr Belyavskiy Actor, The Sum of All Fears
46. King Faisal I King Faisal I
47. Peter Brock Peter Brock Self, Peter Brock: 25 Years of HDT Special Vehicles
48. Rafael Carret Rafael Carret Actor, Patolandia nuclear
49. Robert Sharples Robert Sharples Music Department, The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes
50. Prince Buster Prince Buster Soundtrack, The Wolf of Wall Street
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