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1. Bette Davis Bette Davis Actress, All About Eve Her parents divorced when she was young. In her first year of high school, she gave up dance for acting. After a little time in John Murray Anderson's acting school, she was in the off-Broadway play "The Earth Between" (1923). Her Broadway debut in 1929 was in "Broken Dishes". Late in 1930, on a six-month Universal contract...
2. 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.
3. 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...
4. Diane Cilento Diane Cilento Actress, The Wicker Man
5. 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...
6. Dennis Price Dennis Price Actor, Kind Hearts and Coronets This tall (6' 2"), suave, elegant leading man of the 1940's and later character star of distinction, was born Dennistoun Franklyn John Rose-Price, the son of Brigadier General T. Rose-Price, on 23 June 1915, in Twyford, Berkshire, England. He was educated at Radley, and at Worcester College, Oxford...
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. Timothy Treadwell Timothy Treadwell Camera and Electrical Department, Grizzly Man
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. Henry Calvin Henry Calvin Actor, Babes in Toyland
11. Kevin McGee Kevin McGee Miscellaneous Crew, Jump Britain
12. Hattie Jacques Hattie Jacques Actress, Carry on Cabby Prior to entering show business, she worked as a Red Cross nurse and as a welder. She did an audition at the Players Theatre on a Friday, on the Monday she was a professional entertainer singing Marie Lloyd songs. She got the name Hattie while at the Players when as part of her act she sang a negro song...
13. 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...
14. Antonie Kamerling Antonie Kamerling Actor, Mindhunters
15. Shirley Prestia Shirley Prestia Actress, Species
16. 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...
17. Douglas Spencer Douglas Spencer Actor, The Thing from Another World
18. Joseph N. Welch Joseph N. Welch Self, The Bat
19. Clegg Hoyt Clegg Hoyt Actor, Static
20. Cliff Hall Cliff Hall Actor, At This Moment
21. Tom Murphy Tom Murphy Actor, Adam & Paul
22. 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.
23. 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...
24. Bud Ekins Bud Ekins Stunts, The Blues Brothers
25. Bill Oberlin Bill Oberlin Actor, Train Ride to Hollywood
26. Sparkle Sparkle Actress, Wedding Crashers
27. Pamela Blake Pamela Blake Actress, This Gun for Hire The heroine of a host of westerns, crimers 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...
28. 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...
29. Ray Walker Ray Walker Actor, It's a Wonderful Life
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. Amie Huguenard Amie Huguenard Camera and Electrical Department, Grizzly Man
32. 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.
33. Jacques Doniol-Valcroze Jacques Doniol-Valcroze Director, La dénonciation
34. 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"...
35. Marvin Davis Marvin Davis Actor, A Scandal in Paris
36. 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)...
37. Buddy Roosevelt Buddy Roosevelt Actor, Lightning Range
38. Emmett Vogan Emmett Vogan Actor, The Greener Hills
39. Tatjana Iwanow Tatjana Iwanow Actress, The Dollar Princess
40. 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...
41. Rolan Bykov Rolan Bykov Actor, Andrei Rublev
42. Tom Gilson Tom Gilson Actor, Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys!
43. Molly Urquhart Molly Urquhart Actress, A Man for All Seasons
44. Charlotte Long Charlotte Long Actress, St. Ursula's in Danger
45. Douglas Campbell Douglas Campbell Actor, The Adventures of Bob & Doug McKenzie: Strange Brew
46. Verna Hillie Verna Hillie Actress, The Star Packer
47. Lex van Delden Lex van Delden Actor, Soldier of Orange
48. Milan Melvin Milan Melvin Self, Screamin' Jay Hawkins: I Put a Spell on Me
49. Lucinda Gane Lucinda Gane Actress, War Requiem
50. Peter Turgeon Peter Turgeon Actor, General Hospital
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