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1. Richard Basehart Richard Basehart Actor, The Road Richard Basehart came to Hollywood in 1947, after beginning an acting career on Broadway. He made his mark in the gritty film-noir classic He Walked by Night, among others, and proved his versatility in several international productions, most notably in Federico Fellini's poignant masterpiece The Road.
2. Red Skelton Red Skelton Self, Red Skelton: A Royal Command Performance The son of a former circus clown turned grocer and a cleaning woman, Red Skelton was introduced to show business at the age of seven by Ed Wynn, at a vaudeville show in Vincennes. At age 10, he left home to travel with a medicine show through the Midwest, and joined the vaudeville circuit at age 15...
3. George Hamilton IV George Hamilton IV Soundtrack, A Perfect World
4. James Griffith James Griffith Actor, The Killing Ideal for playing swarthy villains, James Griffith's tall, dark and gaunt features and shady countenance invaded hundreds of film and TV dramas (and a few comedies) throughout his career on-camera. Highlighted by his arched brows, hooded eyes and prominent proboscis, heavy character work would be his largest source of income for nearly four decades...
5. Akim Tamiroff Akim Tamiroff Actor, Touch of Evil Though born in Russia and having a Russian-sounding name, Akim Tamiroff is actually of Armenian descent. At 19 he decided to pursue acting as a career and was chosen from among 500 applicants to the Moscow Art Theater School. There he studied under the great Konstantin Stanislavski, and launched a stage career...
6. Dick Durock Dick Durock Actor, Stand by Me Big, brawny, and imposing actor and stuntman Dick Durock was born on January 18, 1937 in South Bend, Indiana. The fourth of five children; he grew up in South Bend, Indiana and New Jersey. After serving a stint in the Marine Corps and briefly working as a computer programmer, Durock went to Hollywood to eke out a career in show business...
7. Feodor Chaliapin Jr. Feodor Chaliapin Jr. Actor, The Name of the Rose Feodor Fedorovich Chaliapin Jr. was born October 6, 1905, in Moscow, Russia. He was the youngest of six children. His father was the world-famous Russian Opera basso Feodor Chaliapin Sr.. His mother, Iola Tornagi, was a prima-ballerina who quit the stage after her marriage and became a caring mother of six children...
8. Grady Sutton Grady Sutton Actor, Anchors Aweigh Grady Sutton was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He arrived in California in 1924. He got his first break in Hollywood from director William A. Seiter who used him as an extra in The Mad Whirl starring May McAvoy. Grady remained a Hollywood staple for the next 55 years. He specialized in playing naive...
9. Paula Yates Paula Yates Self, Sex with Paula
10. Iris Adrian Iris Adrian Actress, The Odd Couple Sugar, Pepper, Pearl, Sunny, Goldie, Bubbles, all those are nicknames borne by petite actress Iris Adrian in several of the 160 movies she made. With such names, don't expect to see her playing Joan of Ark or Electra but it remains that all these pet names reflect her winning femininity, its sweetness...
11. Eleanor Mondale Eleanor Mondale Actress, Drop Dead Fred
12. Brian Hall Brian Hall Actor, The Long Good Friday Actor Brian Hall was best known for his role as Terry the cook in the BBC comedy series Fawlty Towers. He began acting while still in his teens in amateur shows where his burly frame made him ideal casting for villains and heavies. After leaving school he worked as a taxi driver before he was spotted by theatrical agent Richard Ireson who persuaded him that his talent lay in theatre...
13. Christian Nyby Christian Nyby Director, The Thing from Another World Christian Nyby, the television and movie director who achieved acclaim as a film editor before moving into the director's chair, was born on September 1, 1913, in Los Angeles, California. He made his reputation as a cutter during the 1940s, when he worked with the great helmer Howard Hawks, winning...
14. China Zorrilla China Zorrilla Actress, Elsa & Fred Actor, director and writer China Zorrilla was born in Uruguay in 1922. She grew up in Paris and studied theater in London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and New York. The preeminent actor of the celebrated Uruguayan Comedy during the 1950s-1960s she was directed by the legendary Margarita Xirgu; and starred of more than 50 plays, appearing also in Madrid and Paris...
15. Luana Strode Luana Strode Actress, Once Upon a Time in the West
16. Patricia Phoenix Patricia Phoenix Actress, The L-Shaped Room Bold, brassy and larger than life, Pat Phoenix was television's favourite scarlet woman. For nearly 25 years, she dominated the soap opera Coronation Street in the role of Elsie Tanner and sent shivers down the spines of Britain's menfolk twice a week. With her low cut cleavage, she was known as "the...
17. Frankie Vaughan Frankie Vaughan Self, Episode #2.6 He was a British pop singing star with Top 10, hits including "Kisses Sweeter Than Wine" and "Green Door". He studied at Leeds College of Art, but switched to show business after his audition succeeded and led to week's work in music hall. He went on to stardom as "Mr. Moonlight" in English variety-show world...
18. Berkeley Harris Berkeley Harris Actor, Guiding Light
19. George Sawaya George Sawaya Actor, Batman: The Movie
20. Jonathan Moore Jonathan Moore Actor, Amadeus
21. Robert Graves Robert Graves Self, Garage Grievance
22. Dem Radulescu Dem Radulescu Actor, The Miscellaneous Brigade on the Watch
23. Patricia Kennedy Patricia Kennedy Self, Episode #2.1
24. Riccardo Cucciolla Riccardo Cucciolla Actor, Sacco & Vanzetti
25. Dev Kumar Dev Kumar Actor, Spy in Rome
26. Rose Parenti Rose Parenti Actress, Sister Act
27. Erich Hallhuber Erich Hallhuber Actor, Amen.
28. Peter von Bagh Peter von Bagh Director, Elokuvan vuosisata
29. Pierre Segui Pierre Segui Actor, The Deer Hunter
30. Paul Savage Paul Savage Writer, Murder to a Jazz Beat
31. Herivelto Martins Herivelto Martins Soundtrack, Cronos
32. Mihalis Giannatos Mihalis Giannatos Actor, Midnight Express
33. Henry T. Weinstein Henry T. Weinstein Producer, Runaway Train
34. Claudia Morgan Claudia Morgan Actress, The Edge of Night For many years, Claudia Morgan was a popular actress on radio. She starred as "Nora Charles" on The Adventures Of The Thin Man on radio, which costarred Les Tremayne, David Gothard and Les Damon at various times as "Detective Nick Charles". Morgan was also regularly featured on such radio shows as Against The Storm...
35. Nat Jackley Nat Jackley Actor, Stars in Your Eyes
36. Jerry Sherman Jerry Sherman Actor, The Heartbreak Kid
37. Walter Marsh Walter Marsh Actor, Unforgiven
38. Sadao Yamanaka Sadao Yamanaka Writer, Priest of Darkness
39. Dieter Schidor Dieter Schidor Actor, The Cross of Iron
40. Elaine Lee Elaine Lee Actress, The Sum of Us Elaine Lee had worked extensively in theatre and radio in her native South Africa prior to settling in Australia in 1970. In 1972 she was one of the original cast members of groundbreaking serial Number 96 in which she played smouldering older sex-symbol Vera Collins and suffered through a series of ill-fated love affairs with various shady men...
41. Barbara Drew Barbara Drew Actress, Some Like It Hot
42. Glenn Steers Glenn Steers Actor, Big Bang
43. Jay Stewart Jay Stewart Self, Jeopardy!
44. Carol Henry Carol Henry Actor, Maniac
45. Vladimir Basov Vladimir Basov Actor, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures Vladimir Basov was a notable Soviet actor and director best known for the leading role as Bruno in Shchit i mech, which he also directed, and his numerous supporting roles, such as Floor Polisher in Walking the Streets of Moscow (aka.. Walking the Streets of Moscow (1963), among other works. He was born Vladimir Pavlovich Basov on September 17...
46. Spiro Agnew Spiro Agnew Self, America Revisited
47. Kristian Almgren Kristian Almgren Actor, Fanny and Alexander Only 10 years old, Kristian starred in Ingmar Bergman's "Fanny and Alexander", where he played the role Putte. In the Swedish duo Hasse & Tages satirical film "garbage" from 1981, he played little Laban. At 15 Fabian, played in the movie "Pirates of the Lake". In the late 1980s, Christian worked at community youth center...
48. Joan Gardner Joan Gardner Actress, The Scarlet Pimpernel
49. Julius Drum Julius Drum Actor, Thunderheart Julius Drum (AKA Julius L. Corder) was born in March 1958 on the Winnebago Native American Reservation in Nebraska. At the age of five, he was adopted by John and Dorothy Corder of McCook, Nebraska. After finishing high school, he relocated to California to attend medical school. He helped pay his tuition by acting in television commercials...
50. Bob Blackman Bob Blackman Self, Episode #1.2
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