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1. Catherine E. Coulson Catherine E. Coulson Actress, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me Catherine E. Coulson began her professional association with director David Lynch when she worked as assistant director on Lynch's legendary feature debut Eraserhead. This is when the two began discussing the idea of a woman who carried a log around with her. Coulson spent much of her career...
2. Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Director, On the Waterfront Elia Kazan, known for his creative stage direction, was born "Elia Kazanjoglous" in Istanbul in 1909 to Greek parents. He directed such Broadway plays as "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof". He directed the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire and also films written for the screen...
3. Whitney Blake Whitney Blake Actress, Hazel
4. Robert Helpmann Robert Helpmann Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Son of James Murray Helpmann & Mary (nee Gardiner), he was educated at Prince Alfred's College, Adelaide, South Australia. He first danced solo at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide in The Ugly Duckling in 1922. He went on to become the pricipal dancer at Sadlers Wells ballet from 1933 to 1950. World renowned as a dancer and choreographer...
5. Norma Crane Norma Crane Actress, Fiddler on the Roof
6. Eric Fleming Eric Fleming Actor, Rawhide At the age of eight, Fleming hopped on a freight train to Chicago to escape his abusive father. Following hospitalization for gang fight injuries, he returned to California where he lived with his mother and worked at Paramount as a laborer. Fleming joined the Merchant Marine, and then he served in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific in WW II, where he was a Master Carpenter in the Seabees...
7. Harpo Marx Harpo Marx Actor, Duck Soup With the big, poofy, curly red hair, a top hat, and a horn, the lovable mute was the favorite of the Marx Brothers. Though chasing woman was a favorite routine of his in the movies, Harpo was a devoted father and husband. He adopted the mute routine in vaudeville and carried it over to the films. Harpo...
8. Arthur Penn Arthur Penn Director, Bonnie and Clyde
9. Michael O'Hare Michael O'Hare Actor, Babylon 5
10. Mabel Albertson Mabel Albertson Actress, Barefoot in the Park When, at 50, Mabel Albertson was given the supporting role of Mrs. Carter, young actress Aileen Stanley Jr.'s mother in a Warner Bros. Technicolor musical romance, little did she know that she was starting out a movie and TV career in which she would shine as "the ultimate haughty judgmental (often wealthy) mother-in-law (or mother...
11. Ted Gehring Ted Gehring Actor, The Thomas Crown Affair
12. Miles Davis Miles Davis Soundtrack, Zodiac Miles Davis, famous jazz trumpeter, composer and bandleader, was born 26 May 1926 in Alton, Illinois. He moved to New York in 1944 and studied at Juilliard. He left school and entered the jazz society of New York, meeting such famous musicians as Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker and Charles Mingus...
13. Mantan Moreland Mantan Moreland Actor, King of the Zombies Although his brand of humor has been reviled for decades, black character actor Mantan Moreland parlayed his cocky but jittery character into a recognizable presence in the late 1930s and early 1940s, appearing in a long string of comedy thrillers . . . and was considered quite funny at the time! Born just after the turn of the century in Louisiana...
14. Irene von Meyendorff Irene von Meyendorff Actress, Film Without a Name Born in 1916 as the eldest child of a German-Baltic aristocrat, Baroness Irene Isabella Margarete Pauline Caecila von Meyendorff actually never planned to become a movie star. When the Russian Revolution broke out, the family escaped to Germany, where Irene's mother Elisabeth left her conservative husband...
15. Gary Glasberg Gary Glasberg Producer, NCIS
16. Harry Saltzman Harry Saltzman Producer, Goldfinger
17. Charles B. Griffith Charles B. Griffith Writer, Death Race Legendary screenwriter Charles Byron Griffith was born in Chicago on September 23, 1930. His mother and grandmother starred in the famous radio show, "Myrt and Marge," which went on to New York and became a soap opera. After a hitch in the army, Griffith went to California to live with his grandmother...
18. Joan Maude Joan Maude Actress, Stairway to Heaven
19. Dennis McCarthy Dennis McCarthy Actor, The Invisible Boy
20. Larkin Malloy Larkin Malloy Actor, Big Daddy Larkin started working as a professional actor in 1974 on the New York stage where he was a founding member of the off-off-Broadway company ATA. After playing starring roles at the Arena Stage in Washington, the Goodman Theater in Chicago, he did a season of classics at the famed Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis...
21. Catherine Hessling Catherine Hessling Actress, La petite marchande d'allumettes
22. Robert P. Lieb Robert P. Lieb Actor, Somebody Up There Likes Me
23. Ejner Johansson Ejner Johansson Writer, En maler og hans by
24. Cork Hubbert Cork Hubbert Actor, Legend
25. Martin Garner Martin Garner Actor, Twilight Zone: The Movie
26. Cathriona White Cathriona White Makeup Department, Bunker 731
27. Agnes Nixon Agnes Nixon Writer, Another World
28. William B. Davidson William B. Davidson Actor, The Most Dangerous Game
29. Woody Long Woody Long Actor, Haunted Nights
30. Harmon Nelson Harmon Nelson Self, A Dream Comes True Harmon Oscar Nelson Jr. was a musician best known for being the legendary inspiration for Bette Davis' claimed nicknaming of the Academy Award statuette "Oscar," although the story likely is apocryphal as his nickname was "Ham." Davis' high school sweetheart, Ham (or "Oscar") Harmon married Bette on August 18, 1932. They divorced seven years later...
31. Maple Batalia Maple Batalia Actress, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Born near Mumbai, 19-year-old Maple Batalia was an aspiring actress and attending Simon Fraser University in Surrey (B.C. Canada) when she was shot and killed as she walked to her car in the parkade at SFU Surrey Campus. She had previously graduated from Enver Creek Secondary and was hoping to be a doctor...
32. Hy Pyke Hy Pyke Actor, Blade Runner Hy Pyke is an American character actor born in Los Angeles, California, in 1935. He majored in theater at the UCLA in the 60s, appearing in numerous student films, including one for Ray Manzarek, keyboardist of The Doors. From the UCLA, Pyke continued to a career as a character actor in low-budget, independent...
33. Michael Shepley Michael Shepley Actor, Mine Own Executioner
34. Sid Fields Sid Fields Actor, The Abbott and Costello Show Sid Fields is featured, along with Danielle Aubry and Ben Blue, his co-star in the 1968 Jack Benny TV special Carnival Nights, on the cover of Leo Guild's 1962 book on film star personalities, "Hollywood Screwballs", published by Holloway House. This cover photo was taken in Ben Blue's, the nightclub then located on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles.
35. Herman Melville Herman Melville Writer, Moby Dick
36. Larry Breeding Larry Breeding Actor, The Last Resort
37. Jack O'Leary Jack O'Leary Actor, The Goonies
38. Bert Lytell Bert Lytell Self, The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse Popular silent-screen star.
39. Émile Zola Émile Zola Writer, Thirst Émile Zola was born on April 2, 1840, in Paris, France. His father was an Italian engineer. Young Zola studied at the Collége Bourbon in Provence, where his schoolmate and friend was Paul Cezanne. In 1858 Zola returned to Paris and became a student at the Lycée Saint-Louis, from which he graduated in 1862...
40. Ahmed Ramzy Ahmed Ramzy Actor, Ibn Hamidu Ahmed Ramzy was a famous Egyptian actor who was born in Alexandria in 1930. He played the leading roles in many Egyptian films in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. He was born Ramzy Mahmud Bayumi to Dr Mahmoud Bayoumi, a famous Egyptian orthopedist, and Helen MacKay, a Scottish lady. His dad died in 1939 after he lost a fortune (250,000 Egyptian Pounds) in the stock market...
41. Ted Rusoff Ted Rusoff Actor, The Passion of the Christ
42. Erik Roner Erik Roner Self, Jackass 3D
43. Kenneth Howell Kenneth Howell Actor, Pride of the Bowery Married to Marguerite A. Thomson in 1942. Joined the US Navy as a Medical Corp Man. Marguerite gave birth to Stephanie Rye Howell on Sept. 9, 1943 after Kenneth had a leave from the navy. Divorced from Marguerite around 1945 after realising he was gay. No contact made with daughter after the age of five...
44. Denis Carey Denis Carey Actor, The Day of the Jackal
45. Toke Townley Toke Townley Actor, Emmerdale Farm
46. Pierre Trudeau Pierre Trudeau Self, Le confort et l'indifférence Born Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau in Montreal, Quebec, Trudeau's father died when Pierre was 15. After that, Trudeau and his brother and sister were raised by their mother, who Trudeau remained in contact for the rest of her life. Throughout World War II to the 1950's, little did the know about the man named Pierre Elliott Trudeau...
47. L.B. Abbott L.B. Abbott Visual Effects, The Sound of Music
48. Ann Emery Ann Emery Actress, Rentaghost
49. Zale Kessler Zale Kessler Actor, To Be or Not to Be
50. J.T. Tom West J.T. Tom West Actor, The Captor 2
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