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1. Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Soundtrack, Almost Famous Jimi Hendrix was born in Seattle, Washington, on November 27, 1942. His mother named him John Allen Hendrix and raised him alone while his father, Al Hendrix, was off fighting in World War II. When his mother became sick from alcoholism, Hendrix was sent to live with relatives in Berkeley, California...
2. Frank Morgan Frank Morgan Actor, The Wizard of Oz Jovial, somewhat flamboyant Frank Morgan (born Francis Wuppermann) will forever be remembered as the title character in The Wizard of Oz, but he was a veteran and respected actor long before he played that part, and turned in outstanding performances both before and after that film. One of 11 children of a wealthy manufacturer...
3. Russ Meyer Russ Meyer Director, Up! The son of a policeman and a nurse, Russ Meyer began winning prizes at 15 with his amateur films. He spent World War II in Europe as a combat cameraman. After the war, he became a professional photographer, shooting some of the earliest Playboy centerfolds. He made his film directorial debut with The Immoral Mr. Teas...
4. Franchot Tone Franchot Tone Actor, Mutiny on the Bounty Franchot Tone was born into a well-to-do upstate New York family. Tone traveled the world with his parents and attended various schools, including The Hill School in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, from which he was dismissed "for being a subtle influence for disorder throughout the fall term." He entered Cornell University...
5. Ken Norton Ken Norton Self, Facing Ali
6. Richard C. Sarafian Richard C. Sarafian Director, Vanishing Point
7. Annabella Annabella Actress, Le Million She arrived in the U.S. at a time when a great surge of foreign feminine mystique was invading Hollywood, led by Greta Garbo, Ingrid Bergman and Marlene Dietrich. A stunning and exceptionally gifted star beloved in her native France, Annabella was thrown into a string of mediocre films by her studio during her brief Hollywood courtship and...
8. Aja Aja Actress, The Case of the Sensuous Sinners Although Florida-born Aja had a short (five-year) career in adult films, it was a memorable one. She only made 80 movies in those four years, but she was a star almost from the beginning of her career. Generally regarded as one of the most naturally beautiful women to have entered the business, her...
9. Pamela Brown Pamela Brown Actress, Cleopatra Pamela Brown trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). Her first appearance was as "Juliet" in "Romeo and Juliet" at Stratford-on-Avon in 1936. She followed this with a variety of roles for the Old Vic Company in London. She appeared on Broadway in the 1947 production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Oscar Wilde...
10. Peg Entwistle Peg Entwistle Actress, Thirteen Women Peg Entwistle was born Lillian Millicent Entwistle July 1, 1908 in Port Talbot, Wales. Growing up, she was interested in the stage and when she became older she worked primarily as a stage actress. Peg wanted to have a shot at Hollywood. She was enthralled with the lifestyle and wanted, so much, to make her mark on the silver screen...
11. Francis McDonald Francis McDonald Actor, The Ten Commandments Francis J. McDonald - not a name to bring ready recognition-but a look at the face reminds one of many old movie roles indeed. His career as an actor literally spanned from early silent films and the great silver screen era of sound film to follow on through the golden age of television. His screen credits...
12. Sheila Ryan Sheila Ryan Actress, Road House
13. Edna Best Edna Best Actress, The Man Who Knew Too Much Genteel, lady-like British actress who was a much respected theatrical star in the 1920's and 30's, both in her own country and in the United States. Born in Hove, Sussex, in March 1900, she took to the stage at the age of seventeen, as Ela Delahay in 'Charley's Aunt'. She played Peter Pan three years later and married the first of her actor husbands...
14. Ann Shoemaker Ann Shoemaker Actress, My Favorite Wife
15. Marta Heflin Marta Heflin Actress, The King of Comedy
16. Vitas Gerulaitis Vitas Gerulaitis Self, Musicourt
17. Helen Jay Helen Jay Actress, The Deadly Mantis
18. John Bromfield John Bromfield Actor, Revenge of the Creature The name may be hard-pressed to anyone but the most devoted film buffs, but dark-haired actor John Bromfield was a "B"-level leading man during the late 1950s. Possessed with a fine build and square-faced handsomeness, he was somewhat of a blend between Steve Cochran and Rory Calhoun, both 1950s hunks...
19. James Gavin James Gavin Actor, Coogan's Bluff
20. Peter Denyer Peter Denyer Actor, Never Too Young to Rock Peter Denyer was born on 20th August 1947 in Dartford, Kent, England. His first professional acting role at the age of 19, credited him as "3rd Workman" in "The Stirrings in Sheffield on Saturday Night" at The Playhouse in Sheffield in 1966. He is best remembered as the dim-witted but likeable "Dennis Dunstable" in the popular London Weekend Television comedy series Please Sir!...
21. David Hugh Jones David Hugh Jones Director, A Christmas Carol
22. Ernie Coombs Ernie Coombs Actor, Casey's Spaghetti Lunch Beloved kids performer Ernie Coombs was a fixture on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, "CBC," for three decades. Coombs was lured to Canada in 1963 by the progressive ideas of the public broadcasting system, beginning his career as an assistant puppeteer on a CBC series that featured another soon-to-be-legendary kid's entertainer...
23. Zoe Miller Zoe Miller Actress, Prozac Nation
24. Peter Kastner Peter Kastner Actor, You're a Big Boy Now Peter Kastner graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) with a degree in Modern European History. He studied also at UCLA for a Masters degree in that field but put those studies aside to pursue acting work. He was a lifelong learner, most recently teaching himself Yiddish in the original Hebrew script.
25. James Bacon James Bacon Actor, Escape from the Planet of the Apes
26. Ulrich Beiger Ulrich Beiger Actor, The Great Escape
27. William R. Thompkins William R. Thompkins Actor, Incident of Iron Bull
28. Asit Sen Asit Sen Actor, Anand
29. Hazel Brooks Hazel Brooks Actress, Body and Soul
30. Howard Mann Howard Mann Actor, Malibu's Most Wanted
31. Lona Andre Lona Andre Actress, Slaves in Bondage An attractive actress whose major feature was her cute dimples, Lona Andre played leads in minor films and supporting roles in major films for most of her career. Her four-day marriage to actor Edward Norris must have set some kind of record. After her screen career was over, she became a businesswoman, finding much more success there than she had in films.
32. Gérard Landry Gérard Landry Actor, La Bête Humaine
33. Herbert W. Spencer Herbert W. Spencer Music Department, Star Wars
34. Richard H. Landau Richard H. Landau Writer, The Black Hole
35. Florestano Vancini Florestano Vancini Director, It Happened in '43
36. Marvin Mitchelson Marvin Mitchelson Self, There Goes the Bride: Part 2
37. Harvey Parry Harvey Parry Stunts, Escape from New York
38. Rafael Corkidi Rafael Corkidi Cinematographer, The Holy Mountain
39. Cap Somers Cap Somers Actor, The Thing from Another World Cap Somers was a bit actor and stuntman. He came to be known as Cap after returning from France during WWI as a captain in the U.S. Marine Corps. As a child who grew up around the New Jersey fisheries, he was nicknamed "Fimp" for his lispy pronunciation of shrimp. Fredrick was a descendant of the Somers Family of Somers Point...
40. Jack Lester Jack Lester Actor, The Last Unicorn
41. Myrtle Vail Myrtle Vail Actress, The Little Shop of Horrors
42. Augusto Genina Augusto Genina Director, Bengasi
43. Catrin Westerlund Catrin Westerlund Actress, Karlsson on the Roof
44. Sally Brophy Sally Brophy Actress, The Children's Hour
45. Lisa Otto Lisa Otto Actress, Die heimliche Ehe
46. Eva Lux Eva Lux Actress, Lesbian Bukkake 2
47. Yasujirô Shimazu Yasujirô Shimazu Director, Our Neighbor, Miss Yae
48. Nora Nicholson Nora Nicholson Actress, A Town Like Alice
49. Claude King Claude King Actor, Arrowsmith
50. Jean Ruth Jean Ruth Actress, At War with the Army
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