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1. Joan Hackett Joan Hackett Actress, Support Your Local Sheriff! Joan Hackett was never one of your conventional leading ladies. Directors sometimes found her difficult to work with. Yet, this strong-minded perfectionist had an unquenchable individuality that came through in her performances and she never hesitated being unglamorous whenever the role demanded. Born of an Italian mother and an Irish-American father in East Harlem on March 1 1934...
2. Karl Swenson Karl Swenson Actor, The Sword in the Stone Of Swedish descent, burly, light-haired character actor Karl Swenson was born in Brooklyn and started his four-decade career on radio. Throughout the late 30s and 40s, his voice could be heard all over the airwaves, appearing in scores of daytime serials ("Lorenzo Jones") and mystery dramas ("Inner Sanctum Mysteries")...
3. Fernando Lamas Fernando Lamas Actor, The Violent Ones Handsome, dapper Argentine-born actor who came to Hollywood as a romantic lead in several colourful MGM extravaganzas and then succeeded in living up to his Latin Lover image in real life. Lamas studied drama at school in his native country and later enrolled in a law course at college. His strong leaning towards athletic pursuits prevailed and he abandoned his studies to take up horse riding...
4. Irina Demick Irina Demick Actress, The Longest Day Brunette French actress of Russian or Polish ancestry. A former model, she got her big break in films courtesy of an affair with the notorious womanizing mogul Darryl F. Zanuck, who cast her as a member of the French Resistance in The Longest Day. She played seven roles of diverse ethnicity in Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes, but thereafter pretty much faded from the scene.
5. Emmaline Henry Emmaline Henry Actress, Rosemary's Baby
6. Nigel Bruce Nigel Bruce Actor, Rebecca Nigel was, from the beginning, typecast as bumbling English aristocrats, military types or drawing room society snobs and, within the narrow parameters of his range, he was very, very good at playing these parts. Nigel Bruce was born in Mexico, where his father, Sir William W. Bruce, worked as an engineer...
7. William Prince William Prince Actor, Another World William was a character actor whose popularity was due to hundreds of appearances in soap operas. Going from the stage to the screen, William had an undistinguished movie career in the 40's which ran out of steam after about four years. But in the 50's, he would find his calling on the small screen...
8. Frederick Brisson Frederick Brisson Producer, The Pajama Game
9. Phyllis Calvert Phyllis Calvert Actress, Indiscreet Phyllis Hannah Bickle was born in Chelsea in 1915 and studied dancing at the Margaret Morris school of dance, until an injury forced her to give up dancing and turn instead to acting. Her 70 year film career began with a bit part in The Arcadians when she was just 12 years old. Along with over 40 movies...
10. Eduardo Ciannelli Eduardo Ciannelli Actor, Foreign Correspondent Eduardo Ciannelli was born on the beautiful island of Ischia in the Bay of Naples, which is renowned for its thermal baths. His father, a physician, owned a health spa there and Eduardo briefly followed the same career path and studied medicine at the University of Naples, graduating as a fully qualified doctor...
11. Eileen Herlie Eileen Herlie Actress, Loving This vibrant Scottish character actress managed in her seven-decade career trek to not only brighten up the Broadway stage during the 1950s and 1960s in roles ranging from the man-searching milliner Irene Malloy to Hamlet's mother Queen Gertrude, but conquered the TV market too, delighting daytime audiences...
12. Larry Semon Larry Semon Director, The Wizard of Oz Slapstick comedian known for his charming, white-painted face and clownish smile, mugged his way to being a very highly paid and popular actor. His career was marred by personal problems, and his fortune was lost to high spending. By the time he died, he'd already been hospitalized for a nervous breakdown and was penniless. He was 39 years old.
13. Ken Sansom Ken Sansom Actor, The Sting
14. Maria Lang Maria Lang Writer, Ljuvlig är sommarnatten
15. Theresa Harris Theresa Harris Actress, I Walked with a Zombie Theresa Harris appeared with more stars of the Golden Era of Hollywood than anyone else. She sang, she danced, appeared in films and TV. She graced the screen with her magnetic presence and most times stole scenes from the top stars of the day every chance she got and made a lot of dull movies worthwhile...
16. Munshi Premchand Munshi Premchand Writer, The Chess Players He is one of the greatest Hindi writers. His stories gives the correct picture of village realities. He used his stories to great effect for social reforms. He married a child widow Shivarani Devi when widow marriages were considered as a sin in Indian society. He also wrote varios novels voicing for these social reforms...
17. Virginia Lucille Jones Virginia Lucille Jones Self, One Moment Please
18. Eric Lomax Eric Lomax Writer, The Railway Man
19. Krista Keller Krista Keller Actress, Mariana Pineda
20. Susan Crane Susan Crane Actress, I Sing the Body Electric
21. Edward Woods Edward Woods Actor, The Public Enemy
22. Diana Churchill Diana Churchill Actress, Scott of the Antarctic
23. Spencer Gordon Bennet Spencer Gordon Bennet Director, Zorro's Black Whip
24. Armando Bo Armando Bo Actor, Fuego
25. Charlie Tanimoto Charlie Tanimoto Actor, The Karate Kid, Part II
26. Robert M. Leeds Robert M. Leeds Director, 24 Hour Alert
27. Frank Skinner Frank Skinner Composer, Harvey The author of the textbook "F.Skinner's Simplified Method for Modern Arranging" (published 1934) began his musical career as a pianist in vaudeville alongside his brother Carl. He then became a noted arranger for New York dance orchestras in the 1930's and was briefly active in the field of music publishing...
28. Gary Campbell Gary Campbell Actor, Ordeal on Locust Street
29. William Rotsler William Rotsler Director, Agony of Love William Rotsler was a man of many talents applied to an odd assortment of fields. In addition to his film work, he was an artist, a sculptor, an author,and a photographer--often of nudes. Within the science fiction world he is best known for his many cartoons, which he would often provide for free to SF fanzines...
30. Al Davis Al Davis Self, Straight Outta L.A. Allen "Al" Davis, the man who is synonymous with the Oakland Raiders franchise of the National Football League and its earlier American Football League incarnation, was born on the Fourth of July, 1929 into a Jewish family in Brockton, Massachusetts. Raised in Brooklyn and educated at the borough's Erasmus High School, he played football at Syracuse University, but was cut from the varsity team...
31. William Terry William Terry Actor, Strangers in the Night
32. Marilou Diaz-Abaya Marilou Diaz-Abaya Director, José Rizal
33. Felix Salten Felix Salten Writer, Bambi
34. John St. Polis John St. Polis Actor, The Phantom of the Opera Making his screen debut in 1914, St. Polis was well established as a character during the 1920s. He made a successful transition to sound films in "Coquette" starring as Mary Pickford's father.
35. Grace Darmond Grace Darmond Actress, The Gulf Between Canadian-born Grace Darmond first caught the acting bug while appearing in a school play, and as luck would have it was spotted there by the owner of the Selig Film Co., who put her under contract. She appeared in her first film in 1913 at 16 years of age, and by her 20th birthday was a star at Vitagraph...
36. Nils Hallberg Nils Hallberg Actor, One Summer of Happiness
37. Gigi Reder Gigi Reder Actor, White Collar Blues
38. Hugh Langtry Hugh Langtry Actor, The Mice
39. Prescott Bush Prescott Bush Self, The Missile Race
40. Maria Holst Maria Holst Actress, Vienna Blood
41. Henry Fielding Henry Fielding Writer, Tom Jones Henry Fielding was born April 22nd 1707, the son of Edmund Fielding, an impoverished nobleman who spent most of his time in and out of various debtor's prisons. After the death of their mother, Henry and his seven siblings were taken in by their maternal grandmother. He was a wild and willful young man...
42. Herbert Bötticher Herbert Bötticher Actor, Lina Braake
43. Gus Kahn Gus Kahn Soundtrack, Goodfellas
44. Francis D. Lyon Francis D. Lyon Director, The Great Locomotive Chase Although born in North Dakota, Francis D. Lyon's film career began in England as an editor on several prestigious J. Arthur Rank productions. Coming to Hollywood, he worked as an editor or supervising editor on numerous films, and won an Academy Award for editing Body and Soul. Turning to directing in 1955...
45. Wendell Willkie Wendell Willkie Self, Charles Lindbergh
46. Roger Creed Roger Creed Stunts, Batman Forever
47. Rich Dehr Rich Dehr Soundtrack, Sleepers
48. Roger Williams Roger Williams Self, Episode dated 14 April 1960
49. Harry M. Popkin Harry M. Popkin Producer, D.O.A.
50. Ryô Ikebe Ryô Ikebe Actor, Pale Flower
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