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1. François Truffaut François Truffaut Writer, The 400 Blows François began to assiduously go to the movies at 7. He was also a great reader but not a good pupil. He left school at 14 and started working. In 1947, aged 15, he founded a film club and met André Bazin, a French critic, who becomes his protector. Bazin helped the delinquent Truffaut and also when he was put in jail because he deserted the army...
2. Marty Ingels Marty Ingels Actor, I'm Dickens, He's Fenster Martin Ingerman was born on March 6, 1936 in New York City. He had an older brother named Arthur. He had a rough childhood and was often picked on. After he finished school, he went into the army. Later, he appeared in a couple of game shows and won. He wanted to be an actor so he went to California...
3. Kevin Meaney Kevin Meaney Actor, Big
4. Tara Correa-McMullen Tara Correa-McMullen Actress, Rebound
5. Fred Berry Fred Berry Actor, What's Happening!! For a while in the 1970s, Fred Berry was one of the biggest stars on American television. The former dancer, who became a star in the sitcom What's Happening!! ballooned until his weight became a threat to his health. He battled with food, drink, drugs and women, marrying 6 times to 4 women in total. Diabetes was diagnosed...
6. Milton Selzer Milton Selzer Actor, General Hospital Possessing one of TV's more identifiable mugs, Jewish-American character actor Milton Selzer was here, there and everywhere in the 1960s and 1970s, playing a host of usually unsympathetic mobsters, gamblers, and crooks with a sad, almost pathetic quality in about every popular crime story offered, notably The Untouchables...
7. Yash Chopra Yash Chopra Producer, Veer-Zaara Labeled the eternal romantic and with one of the best musical senses in the business, Yash Chopra is arguably India's most successful director of romantic films. Although he made action-oriented films like the ever-popular Deewaar, it is in tackling love and its various aspects that he has been at his best...
8. Elissa Landi Elissa Landi Actress, After the Thin Man Elissa Landi was born in Vienna, Austria, on December 6, 1904. From an early age, Elissa wanted to be an actress and a writer. Her acting career started at the Oxford Repertory Company and on London's West End performing with actors such as Laurence Olivier and John Guilgiud. She played Desdemona in...
9. Marie McDonald Marie McDonald Actress, The Geisha Boy Kentucky-born Marie McDonald, born Cora Marie Frye in 1923, was a leggy, voluptuous blonde starlet who pursued her career with a vengeance but found little reward in the end. Her mother was a former Ziegfeld girl and her grandmother an operatic singer. Her father, on the other hand, was not so artistically inclined...
10. Raymond Hatton Raymond Hatton Actor, In Cold Blood The son of a physician, Raymond Hatton entered films in 1909, eventually appearing in almost 500 other pictures. In early silents he formed a comedy team with big, burly Wallace Beery. He was best known as the tobacco-chewing, rip-snorting Rusty Joslin in the Three Mesquiteers series. He was also in the Rough Riders series and appeared as Johnny Mack Brown's sidekick as well...
11. Elliott Smith Elliott Smith Soundtrack, Good Will Hunting
12. Peter Barkworth Peter Barkworth Actor, Where Eagles Dare
13. Jim Garrison Jim Garrison Actor, JFK Jim Garrison is so far the only one to hold a trial in relation to the murder of USA president John F. Kennedy in 1963. Jim Garrison was at the time a very skilled district attorney of New Orleans. Three years later, he has a conversation with a governor, which arose his suspicion of the whole affair...
14. Robert Winley Robert Winley Actor, Terminator 2: Judgment Day
15. Jack Kerouac Jack Kerouac Writer, On the Road Jack Kerouac was born into a French-Canadian family and spoke French before he learned English. His father was a printer and a local businessman. His first story was inspired by the radio show "The Shadow". As a young writer he styled himself after Thomas Wolfe, and attended Columbia University. Although his most famous novel is "On the Road"...
16. Diane Thomas Diane Thomas Writer, Romancing the Stone
17. Derek Scott Derek Scott Actor, Life with Father
18. Henry Armetta Henry Armetta Actor, The Black Cat Sicilian-born character actor who appeared in scores of American films, usually as an exuberant and demonstrative Italian. As a teenager in 1902, Armetta stowed away on a boat bound for New York. There he did menial jobs until landing a position as a valet and presser at the Lambs Club, the New York actors' club...
19. Ann Sears Ann Sears Actress, The Bridge on the River Kwai
20. Abel Salazar Abel Salazar Actor, The Brainiac
21. Bob Todd Bob Todd Actor, Superman III
22. Ted Follows Ted Follows Actor, Cold Comfort
23. Don Fellows Don Fellows Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark
24. Michael Gleason Michael Gleason Writer, Peyton Place
25. Michael Dolan Michael Dolan Actor, A Christmas Carol
26. William Bonner William Bonner Actor, Angels' Wild Women
27. Manfred Krug Manfred Krug Actor, Liebling Kreuzberg In 1950, Krug moved to East Germany where he worked in heavy industry before he started his career as an actor and, later on, as a singer and entertainer in the communist GDR. In 1968, he got the national prize and was only at the beginning of his career. He starred in many successful East German films until he applied for expatriation in 1977...
28. Karen Kim Karen Kim Actress, U.S. Seals II Karen Kim's family moved to United States back in the sixties from Seoul, Korea. Karen's father (who currently owns many car dealerships in Los Angeles area) and her mother, former Miss Korea (who owns a successful beauty salon) has always been supportive of her modeling and acting career. Although Karen has won the title of Miss Korea back in the late eighties...
29. Ezelle Poule Ezelle Poule Actress, Border Rangers
30. George Hall George Hall Actor, Big Daddy
31. Bob Simmons Bob Simmons Stunts, Goldfinger
32. Maxene Andrews Maxene Andrews Actress, Buck Privates Ms. Andrews and her sisters, Patty and Laverne, were one of the most successful women's singing groups, with 19 gold records and sales of nearly 100 million copies. The sisters began performing in the early 1930's when the Depression wiped out their father's business. In 1937, the trio of sisters scored their first big hit with 'Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen'...
33. Daryl Duke Daryl Duke Director, The Silent Partner
34. Peter Risch Peter Risch Actor, Ghoulies
35. Arthur Schnitzler Arthur Schnitzler Writer, Eyes Wide Shut
36. Ernest Haller Ernest Haller Cinematographer, Gone with the Wind Distinguished American cinematographer Ernest Haller started in the industry in 1914 as an actor with Biograph after leaving his first job as a bank clerk. Within one year he discovered his true calling: being on the other side of the camera. By 1920, he had become a full director of photography and would go on to handle prestige pictures ...
37. David Lowell Rich David Lowell Rich Director, The Concorde... Airport '79
38. Peter Moffatt Peter Moffatt Director, Doctor Who
39. Harp McGuire Harp McGuire Actor, On the Beach
40. Sandy West Sandy West Self, Edgeplay Drummer, singer, songwriter and guitarist Sandy West was born as Sandy Pesavento on July 10, 1959 in Long Beach, California and was raised in Huntington Beach. The most athletic of seven sisters, Sandy was an avid surfer and water skier. West began playing the violin as a kid, but soon switched to drums at age nine after her grandfather bought her a drum kit...
41. Irma Lozano Irma Lozano Actress, Sangre derramada
42. Alan Rowe Alan Rowe Actor, Doctor Who
43. Elizabeth Bell Elizabeth Bell Actress, Special Project Air A prolific stage and television actress Elizabeth Bell was born on 20th March 1941. Though born in Leeds she was brought up by her mother in Scarborough. In 1961,having graduated with honours from the Central School of Speech and Drama she began acting with the Royal Court Theatre in London and was also a founder member of the New Vic in Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire...
44. Antonio Guillén Rey Antonio Guillén Rey Production Manager, El maestro de esgrima
45. Janet Patterson Janet Patterson Costume Designer, The Piano Born in Sydney, Australia, she is a costume and production designer. She is a specialist in period costume from the 19th century. All four of her Oscar nominated films are of that era. A noted recluse who rarely does interviews or attends awards ceremony's, between jobs she returns to a quite home life with her family.
46. George McGovern George McGovern Self, The U.S. vs. John Lennon George McGovern, one of the leading liberals in U.S. politics, was born in a Republican household in a small South Dakota town. His family had some struggles during the Great Depression, but they were able to make ends meet. The young, idealistic man joined the Air Force during World War II and became a bomber pilot...
47. Philip Kraus Philip Kraus Actor, As the World Turns
48. Shannon Hoon Shannon Hoon Soundtrack, Private Parts
49. Olive Blakeney Olive Blakeney Actress, That Uncertain Feeling
50. Tandra Quinn Tandra Quinn Actress, Mesa of Lost Women
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