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1. Orson Welles Orson Welles Actor, Citizen Kane His father was a well-to-do inventor, his mother a beautiful concert pianist; Orson Welles was gifted in many arts (magic, piano, painting) as a child. When his mother died (he was nine) he traveled the world with his father. When his father died (he was fifteen) he became the ward of Chicago's Dr. Maurice Bernstein...
2. Christopher Reeve Christopher Reeve Actor, Superman Christopher D'Olier Reeve was born September 25, 1952, in New York City, to journalist Barbara Johnson (née Barbara Pitney Lamb) and writer/professor F.D. Reeve (Franklin D'Olier Reeve). He came from an upper-class family; his paternal grandfather was CEO of Prudential Financial, and one of his maternal great-grandfathers was Supreme Court justice Mahlon Pitney...
3. Yul Brynner Yul Brynner Actor, The Magnificent Seven Exotic leading man of American films, famed as much for his completely bald head as for his performances, Yul Brynner masked much of his life in mystery and outright lies designed to tease people he considered gullible. It was not until the publication of the books "Yul: The Man Who Would Be King" and "Empire and Odyssey" by his son...
4. Alex Karras Alex Karras Actor, Webster
5. Teresa Graves Teresa Graves Actress, Get Christie Love! Teresa Graves started her career as a singer with The Doodletown Pipers. She later turned to acting, appearing regularly on Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In as the "Mod, Mod World" bikini girl in 1969 and 1970. She had supporting roles in several films during the 1970s, including Black Eye, That Man Bolt and Old Dracula...
6. Kumar Pallana Kumar Pallana Actor, The Terminal
7. Ralph Richardson Ralph Richardson Actor, Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Sir Ralph Richardson was one of the greatest actors of the 20th Century English-language theater, ascending to the height of his profession in the mid-1930s when he became a star in London's West End. He became the first actor of his generation to be knighted. He became Sir Ralph in 1947, and was quickly followed Laurence Olivier in 1948...
8. Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas Actor, Bored of Education
9. Cynthia Thompson Cynthia Thompson Actress, Cavegirl Cynthia Ann Thompson was a lovely, spunky and appealing blonde actress with long curly hair, a cute face, a shapely figure, and a wonderfully vivacious personality who alas only acted in a handful of enjoyable low-budget Grade B pictures in the 80s. She was born on June 24, 1959 in Santa Maria, California...
10. James Seay James Seay Actor, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Born in 1914, durable, dependable actor James Seay was initially designed for romantic leads after being signed by Paramount in 1940. Caught up in a number of uncredited roles, the actor seemed to fare better as a villain or stern, officious type. Although military service may have taken away any chance for outright stardom...
11. Alan Fudge Alan Fudge Actor, Edward Scissorhands Alan Fudge was an American actor known for being part of the cast of four television programs: Man from Atlantis, Eischied, Paper Dolls, and Bodies of Evidence, along with a recurring role (eighteen appearances over eight years, as of 2005) on 7th Heaven. Fudge was born in Wichita, Kansas. He has scores of credits...
12. Christopher Dark Christopher Dark Actor, Suddenly!
13. Sean Lawlor Sean Lawlor Actor, Braveheart
14. Fred Graham Fred Graham Actor, The Giant Gila Monster Baseball gave burly Fred Graham his start in motion pictures. In 1928 he was working for the MGM sound department and also playing semi-pro baseball on the side. The studio was making a murder mystery called Death on the Diamond, starring Robert Young and Nat Pendleton. Graham was hired to tutor Young and Pendleton in the fine points of the game...
15. Eddie Cantor Eddie Cantor Soundtrack, Cinderella Man Singer, songwriter ("Merrily We Roll Along"), comedian, author and actor, educated in public schools. He made his first public appearance in Vaudeville in 1907 at New York's Clinton Music Hall, then became a member of the Gus Edwards Gang, later touring vaudeville with Lila Lee as the team Cantor & Lee...
16. Victoria Horne Victoria Horne Actress, Harvey
17. Rusty Lane Rusty Lane Actor, Bigger Than Life
18. Leo O'Brien Leo O'Brien Actor, The Last Dragon
19. Basil Ruysdael Basil Ruysdael Actor, 101 Dalmatians
20. Guru Dutt Guru Dutt Actor, Pyaasa Considered to be a man ahead of his time, Guru Dutt was one of the greatest icons of commercial Indian cinema. Although he made less than fifty films, they are believed to be the best to come from Bollywood's Golden Age, known both for their ability to reach out to the common man and for their artistic and lyrical content...
21. Berton Churchill Berton Churchill Actor, Stagecoach
22. John Bindon John Bindon Actor, Barry Lyndon John Bindon was well-known in the 1960s and 1970s as an actor who specialised in playing violent thugs. Off-screen, he was notorious for his violent temper and his habit of provoking fights in pubs for no other reason than to prove what a "hard man" he was. He was a gangster who was an associate of the Krays and the Richardsons...
23. Alan Lake Alan Lake Actor, Don't Open Till Christmas
24. Carlos Thompson Carlos Thompson Actor, Das Wirtshaus im Spessart
25. Edward Knight Edward Knight Actor, Carola
26. Jerry Belson Jerry Belson Writer, Fun with Dick and Jane
27. Wilfrid Lawson Wilfrid Lawson Actor, Pygmalion A scene stealing actor of lugubrious countenance, Wilfred Lawson (born Wilfred Worsnop) made his debut on the stage in "Trilby" at the Pier Pavilion in Brighton at the age of 16. He served as a pilot in the RAF during the final months of World War I, before resuming his theatrical career, becoming a well-established character player by the end of the decade...
28. Christopher Lynch Christopher Lynch Actor, Trancers II
29. Angelo Muscat Angelo Muscat Actor, The Prisoner
30. Rod McGaughy Rod McGaughy Actor, Blazing Saddles
31. Joseph Cates Joseph Cates Producer, The $64,000 Question
32. Daniel Duval Daniel Duval Actor, Caché Daniel Duval had a difficult childhood. In care from an early age, it was not easy for him to be well-balanced. As a teen, he was made to learn a trade. While an apprentice-joiner, he became ill and found himself in hospital: that is where he found his real vocation. He shared his room with the producer of the religious program "Le Jour du Seigneur" and...
33. Amanda Todd Amanda Todd Director, My Story: Struggling, Bullying, Suicide, Self Harm
34. Maricruz Olivier Maricruz Olivier Actress, Hasta el viento tiene miedo
35. Solomon Burke Solomon Burke Soundtrack, Unbreakable
36. Werner Heyking Werner Heyking Actor, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
37. Frances Cagney Frances Cagney Self, AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney
38. Gonzalo Vega Gonzalo Vega Actor, Nosotros los Nobles
39. Elizabeth Scott Elizabeth Scott Actress, Fingers Elizabeth Louise Scott was born on November 17 1915 at St Marylebone, London, the eldest child of Dr. Sebastian Scott, a radiologist. After attending Upper Chine School on the Isle of Wight, Scott won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She embarked upon a brief but successful career on the stage and screen...
40. Mary Eaton Mary Eaton Actress, The Cocoanuts Born in January, 1901, Mary Eaton was one of 'The Seven Little Eatons' famous in the '20s and '30s. In fact, she received the greatest fame of her fellow performing brothers Joseph Eaton and Charles Eaton and sisters Pearl Eaton and Doris Eaton. Sister Evelyn was a stage manager and brother Robert was never lured into the business...
41. Helen Gibson Helen Gibson Actress, The Wolverine Helen Gibson was one of the earliest serial stars. In 1915 she took over the title role in The Hazards of Helen from Helen Holmes. Known for her athletic abilities and willingness to do dangerous but exciting stunts, she made the transition from serials to features easily. She was the second wife of cowboy star Hoot Gibson...
42. Stephen Gately Stephen Gately Self, Boyzone Live
43. Aachi Manorama Aachi Manorama Actress, Indian Manorama is a veteran Tamil actress who has acted in more than 1500 films, 1000 stage performances, and a few television serials.She started her acting career as a drama artist, which was more popular those days. She slowly migrated from dramas to cinemas just as most actors did those days. During her initial days in the cine field...
44. Irene Mayer Selznick Irene Mayer Selznick Miscellaneous Crew, A Streetcar Named Desire
45. Armitage Trail Armitage Trail Writer, Scarface
46. Alan Weeks Alan Weeks Actor, The French Connection
47. Francisco Reynders Francisco Reynders Actor, Grandpa's Magical Toys Francisco "Frans" Reynders was an active and highly-regarded mime, theatrical designer and fine artist. Growing up in The Netherlands, he eventually moved to the United States, first living in . He later moved to Portland, Oregon where he taught at Lewis and Clark College and founded the Oregon Mime Theater in 1977...
48. Kathryn McGuire Kathryn McGuire Actress, Sherlock Jr.
49. Klaus-Peter Thiele Klaus-Peter Thiele Actor, Die Abenteuer des Werner Holt
50. Kadir Savun Kadir Savun Actor, Zübük
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