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1. Bette Davis Bette Davis Actress, All About Eve Ruth Elizabeth Davis was born April 5, 1908, in Lowell, Massachusetts, to Ruth Augusta (Favor) and Harlow Morrell Davis, a patent attorney. Her parents divorced when she was 10. She and her sister were raised by their mother. Her early interest was dance. To Bette, dancers led a glamorous life, but then she discovered the stage...
2. Richard Farnsworth Richard Farnsworth Actor, Misery An American stuntman who, after more than 30 years in the business, moved into acting and became an acclaimed and respected character actor, Richard Farnsworth was a native of Los Angeles. He grew up around horses and as a teenager was offered an opportunity to ride in films. He appeared in horse-racing scenes and cavalry charges unbilled...
3. Denholm Elliott Denholm Elliott Actor, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Much-loved character actor who specialised in playing slightly sleazy/slightly eccentric and often flawed upper middle class English gentlemen. His career spanned nearly 40 years, becoming a well-known face both in Britain and in the States.
4. Kevin Corcoran Kevin Corcoran Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Mrs. Santa Claus
5. Diane Cilento Diane Cilento Actress, The Wicker Man
6. Marian Seldes Marian Seldes Actress, One Life to Live Tony Award-winner Marian Seldes, one of the premier stage actresses in America, was born on August 23, 1928 to writer Gilbert Seldes and his socialite wife, the former Alice Wadhams Hall. She studied drama at the Neighborhood Playhouse with Sanford Meisner and dance with Martha Graham. She honed her craft with the legendary Broadway diva...
7. Ted Bessell Ted Bessell Actor, Scream, Pretty Peggy Born in New York City, Ted's early career included guest appearances in soap operas, Lover Come Back and It's a Man's World. Ted went on to appear as "Frankie" on Gomer Pyle: USMC, but his big break was as "That Guy" on the successful Marlo Thomas Television series That Girl. As "Don Hollinger"...
8. Douglas Spencer Douglas Spencer Actor, The Thing from Another World
9. Tod Browning Tod Browning Director, Dracula Belonging to a well-situated family, Charles Browning fell in love at the age of 16 with a dancer of a circus. Following her began his itinerary of being clown, jockey and director of a variety theater which ended when he met D.W. Griffith and became an actor. He made his debut in Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages...
10. Dennis Price Dennis Price Actor, Kind Hearts and Coronets This urbane, sourly handsome British actor was born to privilege and most of his roles would follow suit. Born Dennistoun John Franklyn Rose-Price in Berkshire in 1915, Dennis Price, the son of a brigadier-general, was expected to abide by his family wishes and make a career for himself in the army or the church...
11. Sidney Blackmer Sidney Blackmer Actor, Rosemary's Baby Sidney Blackmer, the Tony-award winning actor who played Teddy Roosevelt in seven movies, is best remembered by today's movie audiences for his turn as the warlock/coven-leader Roman Castevet in Roman Polanski's Rosemary's Baby. Born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina, where he made his debut on July 13...
12. Timothy Treadwell Timothy Treadwell Camera and Electrical Department, Grizzly Man
13. Hattie Jacques Hattie Jacques Actress, Carry on Cabby Best known for playing Matron - as in "ooh, Matron!" - in four films: Carry on Nurse, Carry on Doctor, Carry on Again Doctor and, of course Carry on Matron. Key roles included: Grace Short in Carry on Teacher, Sophie Bliss in Carry on Loving and Peggy Hawkins in Carry on Cabby. She was married to John Le Mesurier (Sergeant Wilson in Dad's Army)...
14. Kevin McGee Kevin McGee Miscellaneous Crew, Jump Britain
15. Henry Calvin Henry Calvin Actor, Babes in Toyland
16. Porter Hall Porter Hall Actor, Double Indemnity For over two decades, Porter Hall made a career out of playing villains and pompous, unpleasant people. His movie career was not a mirror of his real life, however. Mr. Hall was well known as a generous and outgoing person who was well-liked by almost everybody he knew. It is ironic that the role he is most often seen in today is that of an atheist in Going My Way...
17. Bud Ekins Bud Ekins Stunts, The Blues Brothers
18. Shirley Prestia Shirley Prestia Actress, Species
19. Antonie Kamerling Antonie Kamerling Actor, Mindhunters
20. Clegg Hoyt Clegg Hoyt Actor, Static
21. Cliff Hall Cliff Hall Actor, At This Moment
22. Harry Bugin Harry Bugin Actor, The Big Lebowski Born in the Bronx, New York City, a son of the late Isidore & Sadie Bugin, he was a graduate of the New York Public School system and a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. He played a number of musical instruments including the base,guitar, tuba, and others. In 1957 he married the former Aphrodite Manickas of Pawtucket...
23. Tom Gilson Tom Gilson Actor, Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys!
24. Natalie Moorhead Natalie Moorhead Actress, The Thin Man A platinum blonde actress, Natalie Moorehead entered in films in 1929; by end of the following year, she had made dozens of credited movies. Moorehead was more effective with vampish roles, notably a role which she played a suspect in The Thin Man. Moorhead also made a mark as a comic actress in Hook Line and Sinker and Parlor, Bedroom and Bath. She later appeared in supporting roles until the mid-1940s.
25. Sparkle Sparkle Actress, Wedding Crashers
26. Nelson Riddle Nelson Riddle Music Department, The Great Gatsby Versatile Ameican arranger/conducter who started as a trombonist with several big bands, including Tommy Dorsey. In a long, distinguished career, he not only scored numerous films and television shows, but made many now-legendary recordings in collaboration with such people as Rosemary Clooney, Nat 'King' Cole...
27. Molly Urquhart Molly Urquhart Actress, A Man for All Seasons
28. Tom Kennedy Tom Kennedy Actor, Monkey Business Once a boxer, brawny character actor Tom Kennedy began his film career early in the silent era. He frequently played big, dumb, likable, working-class types, such as in The Case of the Stuttering Bishop. He also worked with W.C. Fields, The Marx Brothers, and Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy in a career that lasted until his death at the age of 80.
29. Tom Murphy Tom Murphy Actor, Adam & Paul
30. Paul Rogers Paul Rogers Actor, Billy Budd Very distinguished British stage actor: Amongst much else, originated the part of Max in Pinter's The Homecoming, and played 'Sir' in The Dresser on Broadway.
31. Buddy Roosevelt Buddy Roosevelt Actor, Lightning Range Cowboy actor Buddy Roosevelt was born Kenneth Stanhope Sanderson in Meeker, Colorado, in 1898. His parents were emigrants from England, and at age 16 Kenneth got a job with the C.B. Irwin WIld West Show. When the show traveled to Southern California in 1914, the young Sanderson learned that stunt work in the burgeoning film industry paid much better...
32. Ray Walker Ray Walker Actor, It's a Wonderful Life
33. Joseph N. Welch Joseph N. Welch Self, The Bat
34. Johnny O'Keefe Johnny O'Keefe Soundtrack, Shine A national icon. An inspiration to Australians everywhere. The man who single-handedly defined Australian Rock and Roll. Johnny O'Keefe can say yes to all those and more. Johnny O'Keefe single-handedly did more to influence Australian pop-culture than any other national figure. Born on the 19th of January...
35. Daniel Lind Lagerlöf Daniel Lind Lagerlöf Director, Miffo Missing, presumed dead, near Tanumshede on the Swedish west coast. While doing research for an upcoming movie and taking photos, Daniel Lind Lagerlöf disappeared from two other members of the crew, and has not been seen since 6 October 2011. The search for Lind Lagerlöf was cancelled after more than two days extensive search with police...
36. Amália Rodrigues Amália Rodrigues Self, The Art of Amália Amália Rodrigues was born in Lisbon, Portugal July 23rd, 1920 to a poor and numerous family. Since her childhood she showed a talent for singing although she debuted formally in 1939 at 19 years old, becoming a great popular success. During World War II she carried out long tours for Spain and Brazil and she obtained in 1945 her first great musical success with the song "Ai Mouraria"...
37. Peter Turgeon Peter Turgeon Actor, General Hospital
38. Billy Joe Royal Billy Joe Royal Soundtrack, Glory Road Singer Billy Joe Royal enjoyed a successful musical career which spanned over forty years and encompassed the pop, rock, and country music genres. He was born on April 3, 1942 in Valdosta, Georgia and raised in Marietta, Georgia. Royal hailed from a family of musical entertainers. Billy Joe made his...
39. Maris Wrixon Maris Wrixon Actress, The Ape This shapely starlet had a minor career at Warner Brothers during the 1930's and 40's. She possessed all the physical endowments that had propelled other screen sirens of the period to stardom. Hollywood's premier glamour photographer, George Hurrell Sr., thought her alluring. Her face adorned covers of Vogue and the rotogravure section of numerous women's magazines...
40. May Heatherly May Heatherly Actress, Goya's Ghosts
41. Marvin Davis Marvin Davis Actor, A Scandal in Paris
42. Charles Millot Charles Millot Actor, French Connection II
43. Theodore von Eltz Theodore von Eltz Actor, Topper Born in New Haven, Connecticut on November 5, 1893, silent screen lead Theodore Von Eltz was the son of a Yale professor and educated at Hill School at Pottstown Pennsylvania. Originally prepped to become a doctor, he decided instead to pursue acting. At age 19 he made his New York debut and soon was hitting the Broadway boards with performances in "Children of Earth" (1915)...
44. Marilyn Nash Marilyn Nash Actress, Monsieur Verdoux Marilyn Nash was planning on a career as a doctor when, while a student at the University of Arizona, she visited Los Angeles and met Charles Chaplin, who placed her under contract (starting at $50 a week) and cast her in his production Monsieur Verdoux. She appeared in a second and last film, the science-fiction Unknown World...
45. Ray Bumatai Ray Bumatai Actor, Lemon Tree Billiards House Ray Bumatai was the older brother of comedian Andy Bumatai and was a comedian, actor, and recording artist. Ray made appearances on a number of mainland television shows that were produced in Hawaii, including Magnum, P.I., Jake and the Fatman, and Hawaii. He also did voice work in Walt Disney's...
46. Robert Marella Robert Marella Actor, Episode dated 21 February 1988
47. Pamela Blake Pamela Blake Actress, This Gun for Hire The heroine of a host of westerns, crimes and serial adventures during the 1940s, this attractive, full-faced "B" movie item was born Adele Pearce on August 6, 1915 (several movie resources list 1918). Born in Oakland, California, Pamela Blake won a beauty contest at age 17 and decided to try her luck in Hollywood soon after...
48. Tempe Pigott Tempe Pigott Actress, The Black Pirate
49. Emmett Vogan Emmett Vogan Actor, The Greener Hills
50. Douglas Campbell Douglas Campbell Actor, Strange Brew
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