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1. Sarah Danielle Goldberg Sarah Danielle Goldberg Actress, Training Day She attended Amherst College and graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology. Although Sarah was a trained biologist, she decided to pursue her dreams of acting and moved to Los Angeles, California. Over a period of 15 years she worked as an actress in television, film, commercials and voice-overs...
2. Clara Bow Clara Bow Actress, Wings Clara Bow was born in a run-down tenement in old Brooklyn, to a schizophrenic Mother and a chronically destitute, physically abusive father. As a child, she was a tomboy and played games in the streets with the boys; since her clothes were so ragged and dirty other girl children wouldn't play with her...
3. Donald O'Connor Donald O'Connor Actor, Singin' in the Rain Born into a vaudeville family, O'Connor was the youthful figure cutting a rug in several Universal musicals of the 1940s. His best-known musical work is probably Singin' in the Rain, in which he did an impressive dance that culminated in a series of backflips off the wall. O'Connor was also effective in comedic lead roles, particularly as the companion to Francis the Talking Mule in that film series.
4. Herbert Lom Herbert Lom Actor, Spartacus Herbert Lom was born Herbert Charles Angelo Kuchacevich Schluderpacheru on September 11, 1917. He has had an interesting film career, playing "Napoleon Bonaparte" in The Young Mr. Pitt, "The Phantom" (Professor L. Petrie) in The Phantom of the Opera, "Professor Abraham Van Helsing" in Count Dracula and even "Captain Nemo in Mysterious Island...
5. Phyllis Davis Phyllis Davis Actress, Knight of the Phoenix: Part 1 Phyllis Davis grew up in Nederland, Texas. She lived on the second floor of her parents' mortuary business. Phyllis and her two younger brothers had to be very quiet upstairs during services because the floors would creak. Phyllis attended Lamar College briefly, then went to Los Angeles in the mid-'60s to pursue a career in show business...
6. Lloyd Nolan Lloyd Nolan Actor, Hannah and Her Sisters It would no doubt be a real shock to most people to discover that the rich baritone Bronx-like accent of great veteran character actor Lloyd Nolan was a product of the San Francisco streets--not the urban jungle of New York City. Nolan was born in the City by the Bay, and his father, James Nolan, was a successful shoe manufacturer of hard-working Irish stock...
7. Robert Montgomery Robert Montgomery Producer, Harvest As a child, Robert Montgomery enjoyed a privileged life, as his father was the president of the New York Rubber Co. When he died, the fortune was gone and Robert worked at a number of jobs. He later went to New York to be a writer, and on the advice of a friend tried acting. He worked with George Cukor on the stage and his first film...
8. Willis Bouchey Willis Bouchey Actor, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance American character actor primarily of pompous or officious types, long a favorite supporting player for John Ford. Bouchey was born in or near Vernon, Michigan but raised by his mother and stepfather in the state of Washington. He entered films in 1951 at the age of 44 and quickly became a familiar (if unnameable) fixture in movies and television. He died in 1977.
9. Sally Menke Sally Menke Editor, Pulp Fiction
10. Oona Chaplin Oona Chaplin Thanks, Chaplin Oona O'Neil was the daughter of famed playwright Eugene O'Neill and socialite Agnes Boulton. Oona had a fairly happy childhood, although she rarely saw her busy father. During her teens Oona attended boarding school in New York where she met Gloria Vanderbilt and Carol Marcus, and in 1941 Oona was named one of the most sought-after débutantes of the social season...
11. Ben Carruthers Ben Carruthers Actor, Shadows
12. Jay Robinson Jay Robinson Actor, Dracula Character actor Jay Robinson owned a pair of the narrowest, cruelest-looking eyes in 1950s Hollywood. To compliment them was an evil-looking sneer, crisp and biting diction and a nefarious-sounding cackle. These were all draped upon a lean, bony physique that could slither about menacingly like a ready-to-pounce cobra...
13. Shawn Phelan Shawn Phelan Actor, Toy Soldiers
14. Robert Hyatt Robert Hyatt Actor, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Robert "Bobby" Hyatt appeared in his first motion picture at six months old when Cary Grant picked him out of a group of babies at MGM. That was the beginning of an acting career that kept him busy for the next 25 years, giving him a solid background of experience to move behind the camera as a writer and director...
15. David Croft David Croft Writer, 'Allo 'Allo!
16. A.C. Lyles A.C. Lyles Self, Life Is a Dream in Cinema: Pola Negri
17. Gracie Fields Gracie Fields Soundtrack, Chicken Run A comedienne and singer in the British Music Halls, she was the top box-office draw and the highest paid actress in Britain in the 1930's. Her Northern, working-class girl character was a favourite during the inter-war years.
18. Mark Frechette Mark Frechette Actor, Zabriskie Point Frechette died in prison after robbing a bank. His acting debut was in Michelangelo Antonioni's controversial exploration of turbulent 1970 America, Zabriskie Point. As Antonioni toured the U.S., experiencing cultural clash firsthand and shooting background footage, a talent scout saw Frechette, a carpenter...
19. Tuncel Kurtiz Tuncel Kurtiz Actor, The Edge of Heaven Tuncel Kurtiz was born in 1936, Izmit-Turkey. He graduated from Istanbul University, English Language and Literature and started acting in 1956 with Dormen Theatre. With the movie 'Suru', he reached the peak of his acting career. Kurtiz received many awards in Turkey and also abroad. He also known as director, producer and scenarist.
20. Helen Cherry Helen Cherry Actress, Flipper's New Adventure Although her career was somewhat eclipsed by that of her internationally-renowned husband/actor Trevor Howard, blue-eyed, reddish-haired, patrician-looking actress Helen Cherry valiantly managed a long and enviable career throughout on stage, film and TV reputation. Born Helen Mary Cherry on November 24...
21. Henri Pachard Henri Pachard Director, Taboo American Style 1: The Ruthless Beginning
22. Keith Prentice Keith Prentice Actor, The Boys in the Band Keith Prentice is probably best remembered for his role in Boys in the Band, a film whose title makes it sound like a musical, but in fact it was a dark, mostly negative portrayal of a group of gay men living in the 1960s, and it was anything but upbeat (and was not a musical at all). However, earlier in his career, the handsome actor built an impressive resume of musical roles...
23. Cliff Burton Cliff Burton Soundtrack, Zombieland Clifford Lee Burton was born on February 10, 1962 in Castro Valley, California. As a youngster he always liked music, listening to genres such as blues, classical, country and jazz, and he even liked the works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. He loved all kinds of music, and when he attended college he became educated in music theory...
24. Stacy Webb Stacy Webb Miscellaneous Crew, Camp: Part 1
25. Fritz Manes Fritz Manes Producer, Pale Rider
26. Daniel Boulanger Daniel Boulanger Writer, That Man from Rio
27. Bruni Löbel Bruni Löbel Actress, The Big Lift
28. Jimmy McCulloch Jimmy McCulloch Soundtrack, Barb Wire
29. Ron Marquette Ron Marquette Actor, Public Access
30. Robert McKimson Robert McKimson Director, The Pink Panther Show Robert McKimson was born on October 13, 1910. He started his career in animation, along with many others, as an artist for Walt Disney's Oswald the Rabbit in 1928. After Disney went to produce Mickey Mouse cartoons, Hugh Harman & Rudolph Ising went to Warner Brothers to direct and co-produce cartoon shorts...
31. Rose Stradner Rose Stradner Actress, The Keys of the Kingdom Pretty, soulful-eyed Austrian actress Rose Stradner was a rising 30s ingénue on the Viennese stage and in a few German film romances and musicals when MGM mogul Louis B. Mayer, who was in Europe searching for exotic talent, discovered Rose. Along with Greer Garson, Ilona Massey and Hedy Lamarr...
32. Bruce Seton Bruce Seton Actor, Whisky Galore Tall, serious-looking British character actor, formerly a graduate of Edinburgh Academy and Sandhurst. He was a member of the Black Watch, but resigned his commission in 1932 to join the chorus of the Drury Lane Theatre as a specialty dancer. He later turned to films, usually acting in small supporting roles in which he invariably projected an air of confidence and authority...
33. Baby Face Nelson Baby Face Nelson Uncategorised Lester M. Gilis, aka "Baby Face Nelson," began his crime career at an early age in a street gang in the Chicago slums. He was given the nickname "Baby Face" by his gang members because he looked much younger than he actually was (14). His specialty was car theft, bootlegging and armed robbery. He spent several years in prison on auto theft and bank robbery charges...
34. Fay Helm Fay Helm Actress, The Wolf Man Hollywood exerted an early fascination for brunette Fay Helm. She had done some acting as a child in school plays and then at regional theatres. In 1934, Fay made her way from Bakersfield to Paramount Studios, where she was signed by (then) independent producer B.P. Schulberg. Unfortunately for her...
35. Ring Lardner Ring Lardner Writer, Champion
36. James R. Webb James R. Webb Writer, Cape Fear
37. Fred Coby Fred Coby Actor, Don Ricardo Returns
38. Tommy Garland Tommy Garland Actor, In This Corner
39. Margot Mahler Margot Mahler Actress, Der Spitzbubenhof
40. John Calvert John Calvert Actor, Dark Venture
41. Mahendra Kapoor Mahendra Kapoor Music Department, Amar Akbar Anthony
42. Erik Wedersøe Erik Wedersøe Actor, The Idiots
43. Frank Wills Frank Wills Actor, All the President's Men
44. Aimee Semple McPherson Aimee Semple McPherson Actress, The Voice of Hollywood No. 9
45. Frank Cellier Frank Cellier Actor, The 39 Steps Born Francois Cellier, he was the son of a conductor by the same name. On stage from 1903, Frank was a classically-trained actor who acted in both Shakespearean and modern plays. According to contemporary reviews, he essayed a particularly noteworthy Macbeth in 1923. He was also fond of playing Hamlet and Shylock...
46. José Marco Davó José Marco Davó Actor, Miracle of Marcelino
47. Arthur Barron Arthur Barron Writer, Jeremy
48. Babe Didrikson Zaharias Babe Didrikson Zaharias Writer, Babe
49. Vukan Dimevski Vukan Dimevski Actor, Vitel
50. Mia Tolhurst Mia Tolhurst Miscellaneous Crew, No Greater Honour: Last Man Standing
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