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1. Amrish Puri Amrish Puri Actor, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Believe it or not, Amrish Puri wanted to become a Bollywood movie hero but failed a screen test in 1954. And what a failure it was! Mr. Puri went on to become one of the most renowned and credible villains in the history of Indian cinema. His most memorable and often quoted role is the character of 'Mogambo' (with the catchphrase "Mogambo Khush Hua")...
2. Keye Luke Keye Luke Actor, Gremlins Keye Luke was born in Canton, China. He grew up in Seattle, Washington, and entered the film business as a commercial artist and a designer of movie posters. He was hired as a technical advisor on several Asian-themed films, and made his film debut in The Painted Veil. It seemed that he appeared in almost every film that called for Chinese characters...
3. Agatha Christie Agatha Christie Writer, Witness for the Prosecution
4. Betty Lou Gerson Betty Lou Gerson Actress, 101 Dalmatians
5. Kinji Fukasaku Kinji Fukasaku Director, Battle Royale
6. Paul Picerni Paul Picerni Actor, House of Wax As a child Paul Picerni had aspirations to become an attorney until he acted in an eighth-grade play and later learned that the school principal liked his performance and called him "a born actor". He next appeared in little theater productions, then (after World War II Air Force service) on the stage at Loyola University...
7. Maurice Gibb Maurice Gibb Soundtrack, The Adjustment Bureau
8. Henri-Georges Clouzot Henri-Georges Clouzot Writer, Diabolique After a decade as a screenwriter, Clouzot made his directorial debut in 1942. His next film, Le Corbeau: The Raven had the distinction of being banned both by the Nazis and the victorious French forces for differing reasons. He shot to international fame with The Wages of Fear and consolidated that success with Diabolique...
9. Alexandra Bastedo Alexandra Bastedo Actress, Batman Begins
10. Ann Prentiss Ann Prentiss Actress, My Stepmother Is an Alien
11. Claude Berri Claude Berri Writer, Jean de Florette
12. Lorraine Hansberry Lorraine Hansberry Writer, A Raisin in the Sun
13. Frank Marth Frank Marth Actor, Telefon Versatile, diligent character actor Frank Marth was a familiar presence in just about every major American prime-time TV show of the 1960's and 70's. The native New Yorker got his big break as a member of Jackie Gleason's stock company, perennially cast as uncredited background characters in Cavalcade of Stars and The Honeymooners...
14. Isobel Elsom Isobel Elsom Actress, My Fair Lady The epitome of opulent, grande dame haughtiness, British character actress Isobel Elsom began on the stage in 1911 and went on to grace a number of silent and sound pictures in England, marrying and divorcing director Maurice Elvey in the interim. In the late 30s she settled in America and earned major Broadway success with the play "Ladies in Retirement," which she also took to film in 1941...
15. Gösta Ekman Gösta Ekman Actor, Faust Generally spoken of as Swedish theater's most legendary stage actor, Gösta Ekman enjoyed a prolific stage career during his short life, becoming the first real star of Swedish theater. His boyish good looks attracted both sexes, helping to create a massive cult following and elevating him to the status of a living legend...
16. Elizabeth Moody Elizabeth Moody Actress, Dead Alive
17. John M. Stahl John M. Stahl Director, Leave Her to Heaven John Stahl was the final executive in charge of Tiffany Pictures (located on the Talisman lot, later owned by Monogram Pictures), once a big fish in the pond of "Poverty Row", which in those days also included Columbia Pictures. With a B-movie history dating back to the silent era and after making 70 talkies...
18. Russ Conway Russ Conway Actor, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
19. John Alderman John Alderman Actor, Trader Hornee John Alderman was a talented, prolific and ubiquitous actor in numerous low-budget exploitation features who appeared in everything from 1960s softcore items to 1970s drive-in fare to 1980s hardcore porn throughout the course of his long and diverse career. Alderman was born on June 6, 1933, in Syracuse...
20. Ruth Wells Brennan Ruth Wells Brennan Self, Walter Brennan
21. Sal Pacino Sal Pacino Actor, I soldati
22. Stanley Unwin Stanley Unwin Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
23. Nevil Shute Nevil Shute Writer, On the Beach Educated at Balliol College, Oxford, England. Decided early on an aeronautical career, and went to work for the de Havilland Aircraft Company as an engineer, where he was heavily involved in the construction of the airship R100. After the disastrous loss of the R101, built by the government in direct competition with his design...
24. Art Bucaro Art Bucaro Actor, Mary Poppins After serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, Art Bucaro used his GI Bill to fund his professional training at California's prestigious Pasadena Playhouse. Over the next two decades he acted in numerous Los Angeles area plays and appeared in a variety of film and television roles, most notably in Disney's production of Mary Poppins...
25. Charles Irwin Charles Irwin Actor, Mutiny on the Bounty
26. Pete Smith Pete Smith Producer, Sure Cures Born Peter Schmidt in New York City, Pete Smith got a job after graduating business college with The Player magazine and later with Billboard magazine. That led to his being hired as a publicist for Famous Players-Lasky and Artcraft Pictures, and he was later appointed publicity director at Paramount Pictures...
27. Norman Kerry Norman Kerry Actor, The Phantom of the Opera Popular leading man or villain in the silent era. He often wore fancy wax mustaches. Made a sucessful transtion to sound. Retired from films in 1941 concluding a thirty five year career.
28. Samuel Bronston Samuel Bronston Producer, El Cid
29. Ken Strong Ken Strong Actor, RoboCop 3
30. Kay Aldridge Kay Aldridge Actress, Perils of Nyoka This 1930's model and magazine cover-girl was employed, as often as not, as a beautiful "living statue" in early 40's Hollywood Technicolor items, strictly to prettify a movie set's ambience while herself saying hardly a word. On the other hand, she was also heroine (talking heroine, it should be pointed out), such as "Nyoka the Jungle Girl," in 40's black-and-white "B" serials.
31. Marc Davis Marc Davis Animation Department, Cinderella
32. Thierry van Werveke Thierry van Werveke Actor, Knockin' on Heaven's Door
33. Günther Stoll Günther Stoll Actor, The Hunchback of Soho
34. Griff Barnett Griff Barnett Actor, Criss Cross
35. Kálmán Latabár Kálmán Latabár Actor, Egy szoknya, egy nadrág
36. Arne Næss Arne Næss Self, Tirich Mir til topps
37. Gitsie Gitsie Self, Party Monster
38. Linda Perry Linda Perry Actress, They Won't Forget
39. O.P. Ralhan O.P. Ralhan Actor, Phool Aur Patthar
40. Ernest Pintoff Ernest Pintoff Director, The Critic Ernest Pintoff won the Oscar for best animated short for The Critic, a satire on modern art written and narrated by Mel Brooks. Pintoff previously earned an Oscar nomination for his animated short The Violinist, narrated by Carl Reiner. For television Pintoff directed episodes of numerous series...
41. Julia Montoya Julia Montoya Actress, The Far Horizons
42. Dave Lee Dave Lee Actor, Sinderella Live
43. Emil Hass Christensen Emil Hass Christensen Actor, Fem mand og Rosa
44. Elek Hartman Elek Hartman Actor, Frat Chance
45. Norma Drury Boleslavsky Norma Drury Boleslavsky Actress, Stage Door Norma Drury, a talented young pianist, met and fell in love with theatrical director Richard Boleslavsky (Boleslawski) when both were working on the New York stage play "Mr Moneypenny" in 1928-29. Boleslavsky divorced his Russian wife of 12 years, Natalia (Shimkevich) Boleslavsky, and married the younger pianist in 1929...
46. Anne Meacham Anne Meacham Actress, Another World
47. Stu Linder Stu Linder Editor, Rain Man
48. Reginald Hill Reginald Hill Writer, Dalziel and Pascoe
49. Philip Ford Philip Ford Director, The Wedding of Superman
50. Nikola Milic Nikola Milic Actor, WR: Mysteries of the Organism
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