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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. 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...
3. Zero Mostel Zero Mostel Actor, The Producers 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...
4. 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...
5. Helen Shaw Helen Shaw Actress, Parenthood
6. 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.
7. Frank Middlemass Frank Middlemass Actor, Barry Lyndon
8. Bud Collyer Bud Collyer Self, Masquerade Party 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. 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...
10. John Mylong John Mylong Actor, Robot Monster
11. Rosemary Dexter Rosemary Dexter Actress, The Shoes of the Fisherman
12. Alex North Alex North Music Department, Spartacus Alex North studied music at the Curtis Institute of Philadelphia, then won a scholarship to Juillard 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. S. John Launer S. John Launer Actor, Marnie
14. 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.
15. Jaclyn Linetsky Jaclyn Linetsky Actress, Caillou
16. Frank Thomas Frank Thomas Animation Department, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
17. DeForest Covan DeForest Covan Actor, Rocky
18. Pamela Immel Pamela Immel Self, Elders React to Pewdiepie
19. Vadim Schneider Vadim Schneider Actor, The Big Adjustment
20. Celia Gregory Celia Gregory Actress, Agatha
21. Army Archerd Army Archerd Self, Entertainment Tonight
22. Richard Strauss Richard Strauss Soundtrack, 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...
23. Mary Fickett Mary Fickett Actress, The Edge of Night
24. 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"...
25. Nick Mazzola Nick Mazzola Actor, Rain Man
26. 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...
27. Justin Gocke Justin Gocke Actor, The Burning Bed
28. Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont Writer, Beauty and the Beast
29. 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...
30. Perry Stephens Perry Stephens Actor, Loving
31. Douglas P. MacIntosh Douglas P. MacIntosh Actor, Welcome Back, Norman
32. Antonio Garisa Antonio Garisa Actor, Four Weddings and Tip
33. 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...
34. Eijirô Tôno Eijirô Tôno Actor, Seven Samurai
35. Jane Baker Jane Baker Writer, Captain Nemo and the Underwater City Husband and wife writing team Pip and Jane Baker have enjoyed an extensive career as novelists, playwrights and film and television writers since the early sixties. The first film they worked on was "The Alibi" (1961) and from there they wrote episodes of a British-based American series called "The Pursuers" (1961-62)...
36. Moondog Moondog Soundtrack, The Big Lebowski
37. Ray Nazarro Ray Nazarro Director, Kansas Pacific Boston-born Ray Nazarro began his movie career in the silent-film era, where he often worked as an assistant director. He started his directing career in 1932, beginning with shorts and graduating to low-budget quickie features for Poverty Row studios. He alternated between directing shorts and an assistant director on features--often on westerns at Columbia--for years...
38. Ann George Ann George Actress, Episode #1.2293
39. Paul Marion Paul Marion Actor, Phantom of the Opera
40. James Duff McAdams James Duff McAdams Producer, Kojak: The Price of Justice
41. Eileen Chang Eileen Chang Writer, Lust, Caution
42. Frank Alexander Frank Alexander Actor, Heavy Love Frank "Fatty" Alexander was an obese comedian who appeared in silent one- and two-reel slapstick comedies as a side-kick before co-starring with two other heavyweights, Hilliard Karr and 'Kewpie Ross' in F.B.O.'s low-budget "Ton of Fun" series at the end of the silent era. Born in Olympia, Washington on May 25...
43. Dennis Cooney Dennis Cooney Actor, As the World Turns
44. 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...
45. Peter Brock Peter Brock Self, Peter Brock: 25 Years of HDT Special Vehicles
46. Alex Romero Alex Romero Miscellaneous Crew, Love Me or Leave Me Noted choreographer and dancer, Alex Romero was born Alexander Bernard Quiroga, son of Mexican general and wealthy politician, don Miguel Quiroga. His father and thirteen of his twenty-three brothers were killed during the siege of Monterrey, and his mother, three months pregnant with Alex at the time...
47. Theomer Aisha Abramson Theomer Aisha Abramson Actress, World's Worst Editing
48. Derek Taylor Derek Taylor Self, David Frost Salutes the Beatles
49. Robert R. Stephenson Robert R. Stephenson Actor, Radar Men from the Moon
50. Eric Richards Eric Richards Actor, The Firebrand
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