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1. Tom Bosley Tom Bosley Actor, Happy Days
2. Gig Young Gig Young Actor, They Shoot Horses, Don't They? Affable, immensely likable American actor, usually in second leads. A native of Minnesota, his parents John and Emma Barr raised him in Washington, DC. He developed a passion for the theatre while appearing in high school plays. After some amateur experience, he applied for and received a scholarship to the acclaimed Pasadena Community Playhouse...
3. Joseph Wiseman Joseph Wiseman Actor, Dr. No Joseph Wiseman was born on May 15, 1918 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He came to Broadway in the 1930s, where he was critically hailed for performances in Shakespeare's "King Lear", Clifford Odets' "Golden Boy" and Anton Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya". Motion pictures in which Wiseman has been seen include Detective Story...
4. Martha Raye Martha Raye Self, The Martha Raye Show Known as "The Big Mouth" and considered the female equivalent to Bob Hope, Martha Raye was an American icon in her own right. She was born Margy Reed in Butte, Montana, to Maybelle Hazel (Hooper) and Peter Reed, Jr., vaudeville performers. She had Irish, German, and English ancestry. Raye made her...
5. John Hodiak John Hodiak Actor, Battleground Pittsburgh-born John Hodiak was one of several up-and-coming male talents who managed to take advantage of the dearth of WWII-era superstars (MGM's Clark Gable, Van Johnson, Robert Taylor and James Stewart, among others) who were off serving their country. John's early death at age 41, however, robbed Hollywood of a strong player and promising character star...
6. Graham Crowden Graham Crowden Actor, Waiting for God The imposing Scottish character actor Graham Crowden was one of the most recognizable and reliable British screen actors who worked for over half a century. He was the third of four children of a Scottish Presbyterian classics teacher. His first job was in a tannery in Edinburgh. He joined the Royal Scots Youth Battalion in 1940...
7. Lynda Bellingham Lynda Bellingham Self, Loose Women
8. Phyllis Kirk Phyllis Kirk Actress, The Thin Man Of Danish descent, and born in Syracuse, New York, Phyllis Kirk worked as a waitress and a perfume counter clerk before she began a modeling career. Stage roles ensued before Hollywood beckoned. She was a contract player at MGM and then Warner Brothers, where in her most famous role she was stalked by maniacal sculptor Vincent Price in House of Wax...
9. Noel Harrison Noel Harrison Self, The Hollywood Squares
10. Gerard Parkes Gerard Parkes Actor, The Boondock Saints
11. Guy Rolfe Guy Rolfe Actor, Dolls Gaunt and saturnine British character actor of stage, screen and television, Guy Rolfe first made his stage debut in 1936, the same year he had a small uncredited bit part in Knight Without Armor. Rolfe had spent his early twenties as a professional race car driver and boxer before making the move into films...
12. Rudy Ray Moore Rudy Ray Moore Actor, Dolemite
13. Kim Schmidt Kim Schmidt Actress, Spectre Three weeks after her marriage to actor Gig Young, Schmidt was found dead in their apartment - the victim of an apparent murder-suicide. Young's Oscar was found near their bodies. No information about why the murder-suicide occurred, but it was obvious that Young was suffering from the many complications of his alcoholism.
14. Herman Hack Herman Hack Actor, The Rawhide Terror
15. Jon Locke Jon Locke Actor, Cinderella Liberty Jon Locke graduated from Florida State University. He went on world tour for 11 months with the US Air Force for the play, "Flame Out", written and directed by Alan Mowbray. He was honorably discharged in time to recreate the co-starring role of Tex, an F-86 fighter pilot in the Broadway production directed by Mowbray and produced by John Wayne...
16. Maurice Gosfield Maurice Gosfield Actor, The Phil Silvers Show Maurice Lionel Gosfield was on January 28, 1913 in New York City, but was raised in Philadelphia and later Evanston, Il., where he began acting with the Ralph Bellamy and Melvyn Douglas Players, later joining the summer stock theater circuit in 1930. He made his Broadway debut as Manero in the play Siege in 1937...
17. Ann Coyle Ann Coyle Actress, Weird Science
18. James Vickery James Vickery Actor, The Secret Storm
19. Raymond Huntley Raymond Huntley Actor, Room at the Top Birmingham-born Raymond Huntley was one of those instantly recognisable, mannered types that popped up in classic British films of the 1940's and 50's. Tall and austere, he had a somewhat mean, sour-faced look, accentuated whenever staring with icy disdain from behind horn-rimmed spectacles. This, and his trademark dry delivery...
20. Kumari Naaz Kumari Naaz Actress, Boot Polish
21. Betty Bronson Betty Bronson Actress, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Betty Bronson's discovery reads like a Hollywood dream. As a New Jersey teenage bit-player, she was rocketed from obscurity when she was chosen to play the part of Peter Pan in 1924's Peter Pan. She was hand-selected by author J.M. Barrie and beat several Hollywood superstars to the part, most notably Gloria Swanson and Mary Pickford...
22. Claudia Drake Claudia Drake Actress, Detour
23. James Glennon James Glennon Cinematographer, About Schmidt American cinematographer and something of a Renaissance man. The son of famed cinematographer Bert Glennon, James Glennon and his brothers learned photography at their father's feet. (Their mother was script supervisor Mary Coleman.) James Glennon began work in the Warner Bros. mail room, where...
24. Russ Brown Russ Brown Actor, Anatomy of a Murder
25. Ray Lovejoy Ray Lovejoy Editor, The Shining
26. Eleanor Keaton Eleanor Keaton Self, Buster Keaton Rides Again
27. Oldrich Lipský Oldrich Lipský Writer, Happy End
28. Jayashree Jayashree Actress, Dr. Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani Jayashree was an accomplised Bollywood actress, and had acted in other Indian language movies as well. She married noted Rajaram V. Shantaram. She is the second wife of Rajaram V. Shantaram. She has two children, a daughter, namely the famous Bollywood beauty, Rajshree, and one son, Kiran Shantaram...
29. Eddy Donno Eddy Donno Stunts, Scarface
30. Mark Drewry Mark Drewry Actor, About a Boy
31. Wolf Rilla Wolf Rilla Director, Village of the Damned Born in Berlin, Germany, in 1894, Wolf Rilla was the son of German actor Walter Rilla. When Nazi leader Adolf Hitler came to power, the elder Rilla--who was Jewish--moved his family to London, England. After completing his education, Wolf went to work for the BBC World Review in 1942, and in the late 1940s transferred to the network's newly created television service...
32. John Meredyth Lucas John Meredyth Lucas Director, Police Surgeon
33. Joe Phillips Joe Phillips Actor, Rio Bravo
34. Pilar Miró Pilar Miró Director, Novela Born to a military family. Attends law studies before starting a newspaper career. In 1960 starts on TV. Joins the Socialist Party in 1976 and conducts the electoral campaign in 1982 and in the same year she is designated General Director of Cinema. Resigning in 1985, the next year she joins the State Television (RTE)...
35. Geraldine Dreyfuss Geraldine Dreyfuss Actress, Down and Out in Beverly Hills
36. Srividya Srividya Actress, Thalapathi
37. Georges Descrières Georges Descrières Actor, Arsène Lupin
38. Mike Hegstrand Mike Hegstrand Actor, Hawk & Animal
39. Diana Webster Diana Webster Actress, The Karate Kid Part III
40. Paul Bollen Paul Bollen Actor, Demolition Man
41. Magnus Pyke Magnus Pyke Actor, Don't Ask Me
42. Jack G. Lee Jack G. Lee Actor, On the Town
43. Harold French Harold French Director, Trio London-born Harold French made his name on the stage, both as an actor and director. He crossed over to films, making his acting debut in 1920. He became a director shortly before the beginning of World War II, debuting with The Cavalier of the Streets, and made a well-received adaptation of A.E.W. Mason's thriller...
44. Karlo Bulic Karlo Bulic Actor, Nase malo misto
45. William Hornbeck William Hornbeck Editor, It's a Wonderful Life American motion picture editor, who, in 1977, was voted by 100 of his peers as the best his profession had ever produced. Hornbeck began his distinguished career in the industry, aged fourteen, as a film winder with the New York Motion Picture Company on 42nd Street and Broadway. In 1916, he joined...
46. Ralston Hill Ralston Hill Actor, 1776
47. Son House Son House Soundtrack, On the Road Legendary bluesman and one of the originators of the Mississippi Delta blues style, Son House was born Eddie Jones Jr. in 1902 in Riverton, MS, a small impoverished town in the Mississippi Delta. He sang in his local Baptist church as a youth and actually became a preacher at 20 years of age. His affinity for women and alcohol...
48. Pola Illéry Pola Illéry Actress, Sous les toits de Paris Pola Illéry was an exotic silent film star in France and Romania during the 1920s and made a modest transition to sound films in the 1930s. She was known for portraying sexually liberated women and was considered the most glamorous film star in Romania. After she left films feeling she achieved her time in the spotlight she fled to America in 1939 with the rise of Nazism...
49. Carsta Löck Carsta Löck Actress, Emil och griseknoen
50. Jeff Rudom Jeff Rudom Actor, Unleashed
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