1-50 of 309 names.

Sort by: STARmeter▲ | A-Z | Height | Birth Date | Death Date
1. Neil Hamilton Neil Hamilton Actor, General Hospital Neil Hamilton's show business career began when he secured a job as a shirt model in magazine ads. He became interested in acting and joined several stock companies. He got his first film role in 1918, but received his big break from D.W. Griffith in The White Rose. After performing in several more Griffith films...
2. Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss Writer, Horton Hears a Who! Acclaimed writer Dr. Seuss was born Theodor Geisel in Springfield, Massachusetts on March 2, 1904. After attending Dartmouth College and Oxford University, he began a career in advertising. His advertising cartoons, featuring Quick, Henry, the Flit!, appeared in several leading American magazines. Dr...
3. Lyle Bettger Lyle Bettger Actor, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Handsome, blond-haired, steely-eyed villain in many film Westerns. He was never the grizzled outlaw, covered in trail dust. No, he was the immaculate-looking, "respectable" (but two-faced) dandy in silk damask vest, often puffing suavely on a cheroot, whose ashes he then might contemptuously flick in the hero's face...
4. Tommy Bond Tommy Bond Art Department, The Carol Burnett Show Thomas Ross Bond, best known as the bully Butch in the "Our Gang" comedies, was born September 16, 1926 in Dallas. He got his start at the age of 5 when a talent scout for Hal Roach studios approached him as he was leaving a movie theater with his mother. Moving from Dallas to L.A. Bond appeared in dozens of "Our Gang" and "Little Rascals" features before outgrowing the role...
5. Patsy Kelly Patsy Kelly Actress, Rosemary's Baby Patsy Kelly was born Bridget Sarah Veronica Rose Kelly on January 12, 1910, in Brooklyn, New York. She began performing in vaudeville when she was just twelve years old. Patsy worked with comedian Frank Fay and starred in several Broadway shows. She was discovered by producer Hal Roach who paired her with Thelma Todd in a series of comedy shorts...
6. Warren William Warren William Actor, Gold Diggers of 1933 Warren William, the stalwart leading man of pre-Production Code talkies, was born Warren William Krech on December 2, 1894 in Aitkin, Minnesota, the son of a newspaper publisher. William originally planned to become a journalist, but he had a change of heart, and instead went to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and trained to become an actor...
7. Brooks Clift Brooks Clift Actor, Vice Girls Ltd.
8. Tetsurô Tanba Tetsurô Tanba Actor, You Only Live Twice
9. Mark Frankel Mark Frankel Actor, Leon the Pig Farmer
10. Tim Choate Tim Choate Actor, Pearl Harbor Dallas-born Tim Choate thought of himself as a better theatrical performer than a screen actor. The University of Texas graduate had a good background in stagecraft, having performed on Broadway (including 3oo performances in the Pulitzer prize-winning 'Crimes of the Heart') and the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven...
11. Sonia Sorel Sonia Sorel Actress, Harold and Maude
12. Bruno VeSota Bruno VeSota Actor, Dementia Tubby 5' 10 1/2" character actor Bruno VeSota had a remarkably long, varied and impressive career acting and directing in the mediums of stage, radio, movies and television. He was born Bruno William VeSota on March 25th, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the second of three sons born to Lithuanian immigrants Kasmir and Eleanora VeSota...
13. Paul Mann Paul Mann Actor, Fiddler on the Roof
14. Sarah Churchill Sarah Churchill Actress, Royal Wedding
15. Carl Laemmle Carl Laemmle Miscellaneous Crew, Frankenstein The roots of Universal Pictures can rightfully be traced back to 1906 when Carl Laemmle returned home to Chicago after a stint as a bookkeeper in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and opened up a chain of nickelodeons. This in turn led to the ambitious 39-year-old organizing a film exchange network he boldly called the Laemmle Film Service...
16. Maria Franklin Gable Maria Franklin Gable Self, Starlit Days at the Lido
17. Conway Wickliffe Conway Wickliffe Special Effects, The Dark Knight
18. Tom McBride Tom McBride Actor, Friday the 13th Part 2
19. Schlitze Schlitze Self, Freaks Schlitzie was a sideshow performer who was born with microcephaly, a neurological developmental disorder that that left him with an unusually small brain and pointed skull, a small stature (four feet tall), myopia and moderate to severe mental retardation. In the carnival circuit, oddities with this condition were billed as pinheads...
20. Dorothy Meyer Dorothy Meyer Actress, Cobra A comedic mainstay on several sitcoms of the 1970s, she is best remembered for making a career out of playing wisecracking maids, neighbors, friends, nurses, and church ladies. The daughter of a Presbyterian minister, her childhood was spent on the Bible Belt where she appeared singing and acting in several religious themed productions...
21. Virginia Valli Virginia Valli Actress, The Pleasure Garden Virginia got her start with a Milwaukee stock company and also did some film work with Essanay Studios in 1917 Chicago. Back in the theater, it would be 3 more years before she was brought out to Hollywood to act as leading lady to Bert Lytell. Virginia would continue to appear in films throughout the decade and she would be an established star at Universal by the mid 20's...
22. Mimi Weddell Mimi Weddell Actress, Hitch
23. Kenji Misumi Kenji Misumi Director, Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance
24. Denver Mattson Denver Mattson Stunts, The Thing
25. Gene Rutherford Gene Rutherford Actor, Will Penny
26. Judith Campbell Exner Judith Campbell Exner Self, Making of the Mob
27. Ruth Etting Ruth Etting Soundtrack, Road to Perdition Celebrated singing star of US stage, radio and recordings, she popularized the torch song "You Made Me Love You," among others. Etting appeared in numerous film shorts as well as three feature-length films of the early 1930's.
28. Susan Atkins Susan Atkins Self, Rainbow's Edge Susan Atkins, a.k.a. Sadie Mae Glutz, is one of the more notorious members of the group of people that congregated around convicted mass-murder mastermind Charles Manson, a group tagged "The Family" by the mass media. Born Susan Denise Atkins on May 7, 1948 in San Gabriel, California, her mother died of cancer when she was 15...
29. Ted Adams Ted Adams Actor, Desert Phantom The son of vaudeville performers, Richard Theodore "Ted" Adams was part of his parents' troupe before attending Cornell University at the age of 18. After college he did stock work for three years before going to New York City and stage work there. For more than half his life he performed on the stage before coming to films around 1926...
30. Sam McDaniel Sam McDaniel Actor, Captains Courageous
31. Sally Gray Sally Gray Actress, I Became a Criminal Lovely, statuesque actress Sally Gray, complete with husky voice and dumb blonde persona was born Constance Vera Stevens in London, England on February 14, 1916. In a career instigated by her ballerina mother, Sally began performing at age 10 in minstrel shows and was initially trained in dance and acting at the Fay Compton Studio of Dramatic Art...
32. Michel Modo Michel Modo Actor, My Father's Glory
33. Padmini Padmini Actress, Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai
34. Sara Taft Sara Taft Actress, Death Ship
35. Irene Dailey Irene Dailey Actress, Another World A well-rounded and well-respected actress of the stage, particularly on Broadway and London's West End, actress Irene Dailey was better known, however, as the annoyingly neurotic patrician Liz Matthews on daytime's Another World, a role that made her a household face, if not quite a name. The daughter of Daniel James (manager of the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan) and Helen (Ryan) Dailey...
36. Herbert Kirchhoff Herbert Kirchhoff Production Designer, The Captain from Köpenick
37. Carl Laemmle Jr. Carl Laemmle Jr. Producer, Frankenstein
38. Diane Erickson Diane Erickson Actress, Runaway Train
39. Clive Morton Clive Morton Actor, Kind Hearts and Coronets Clive Morton worked for four years for the East India Dock Company, before training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and entering the acting profession. He made his stage debut in 1920 and did not act on screen until 1932. He was regularly employed for the next four decades, except for wartime service in the British Army...
40. Sergio Bergonzelli Sergio Bergonzelli Director, Nelle pieghe della carne
41. Charles Reisner Charles Reisner Director, Steamboat Bill, Jr. Charles Reisner (also frequently billed as 'Riesner') started his professional life as a prizefighter. He then performed in vaudeville for ten years and eventually wound up writing lyrics for musical comedy on Broadway. After a spell under the auspices of impresario Charles B. Dillingham, Reisner moved to California in 1915...
42. Jean Cadell Jean Cadell Actress, Pygmalion Yet another underrated performer from the Golden Age of British films was Scottish-born character actress Jean Cadell. Jean commenced her professional stage career in 1906 with "The Inspector General" at the old Scala Theatre in the London borough of Camden. Via a stint with the Glasgow Repertory, she then made her way to Broadway (1911) and London (1912)...
43. Thilakan Thilakan Actor, Ustad Hotel Probably the best actor India ever produced and one of the most versatile and gifted actor in the world. Thilakan was stubborn, uncompromising and very critical of the way lead heroes. But his actiing capabilities were well above a normal actor can think of. He is one of the few actors along with Jagathy Sreekumar whom movie industry didn't exploit well...
44. Liz Ewart Liz Ewart Editor, Jackass: The Movie Elizabeth Marie Ewart, Also known as Liz Ewart, was born in Kingston, Jamaica on February 20, 1960. After graduating St. Andrews High School, she left Jamaica to attend Harvard University. Liz was a writer and a poet. She penned "This Woman's Journey: Learning the Lessons Men Have Tried to Teach Me"...
45. Juan Gallardo Juan Gallardo Actor, La muerte tambien cabalga
46. Robert Reiner Robert Reiner Actor, The Kerry Blue
47. Françoise Sagan Françoise Sagan Writer, Heartbeat
48. Berthold Viertel Berthold Viertel Director, Nora
49. Ib Schønberg Ib Schønberg Actor, Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages
50. Pamela Matthews Pamela Matthews Miscellaneous Crew, The Sound of Music
1-50 of 309 names.