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1. Natina Reed Natina Reed Actress, Bring It On
2. Laurel Cronin Laurel Cronin Actress, Hook
3. Hoyt Axton Hoyt Axton Actor, Gremlins
4. Hattie McDaniel Hattie McDaniel Actress, Gone with the Wind After working as early as the 1910s as a band vocalist, Hattie McDaniel debuted as a maid in The Golden West. Her maid-mammy characters became steadily more assertive, showing up first in Judge Priest and becoming pronounced in Alice Adams. In this one, directed by George Stevens and aided and abetted by star Katharine Hepburn...
5. Louise Beavers Louise Beavers Actress, Holiday Inn 1930s and 1940s film actress Louise Beavers was merely one of a dominant gallery of plus-sized and plus-talented African-American character actresses forced to endure blatant, discouraging and demeaning stereotypes during Depression-era and WWII Hollywood. It wasn't until Louise's triumphant role in...
6. Sue Randall Sue Randall Actress, Desk Set Sue Randall was an actress who was born in 1935. Her primary roles were television instead of motion pictures with Desk Set being her only silver screen appearance. Sue's TV appearances were mostly guest roles in programs such as Twilight Zone, The Fugitive, Bonanza and Gunsmoke...
7. Bernard L. Kowalski Bernard L. Kowalski Director, Attack of the Giant Leeches Bernard Kowalski is an important figure in television with a long and impressive list of credits. To mention a select few, he directed the pilots for Richard Diamond, Private Detective, N.Y.P.D. and The Monroes; executive-produced Baretta; and was co-owner of Mission: Impossible. Kowalski got his first...
8. Elem Klimov Elem Klimov Director, Come and See
9. Ricardo Montez Ricardo Montez Actor, Mamma Mia!
10. Muriel Evans Muriel Evans Actress, King of the Pecos
11. Valerio Zurlini Valerio Zurlini Director, Indian Summer
12. James Bell James Bell Actor, I Walked with a Zombie
13. Mac Ahlberg Mac Ahlberg Cinematographer, Beverly Hills Cop III
14. Charles P. Thompson Charles P. Thompson Actor, Printer's Devil
15. Abraham Polonsky Abraham Polonsky Writer, Force of Evil Writer-director Abraham Lincoln Polonsky, one of the most prominent victims of the Hollywood blacklisting of communists and social progressives in the post-World War II period, was born on December 5, 1910, in New York, New York. An unreconstructed Marxist, Polonsky never hid his membership in the Communist Party...
16. Tony Hillerman Tony Hillerman Writer, Coyote Waits
17. Patricia Knight Patricia Knight Actress, Shockproof This hazel-eyed knockout was born Marjorie Heintzen on April 28, 1915 (although several sources list her birth date as either 1918 or 1920). Her Bostonian father was a leather broker and Patricia received her formal education at a private school. An early interest in the arts had her abandoning her studies at the tender age of 14 with the intention of securing an acting/modeling career...
18. Nikos Kazantzakis Nikos Kazantzakis Writer, The Last Temptation of Christ Nikos Kazantzakis was born in Heraklion, Crete (Greece). He studied Law in Athens and in Paris, but soon he studied philosophy and literature. He travelled almost everywhere; he learnt many foreign languages and left his scientific research for Nitsche. At philosophy: "Ascetics" (Salvatores Dei, 1927)...
19. Vivian Dandridge Vivian Dandridge Actress, The Big Broadcast of 1936
20. Jaromil Jires Jaromil Jires Director, Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
21. Noel Howlett Noel Howlett Actor, A Christmas Carol
22. Alan Kirschenbaum Alan Kirschenbaum Writer, Yes, Dear
23. Carlo Collodi Carlo Collodi Writer, Pinocchio
24. Olga Roderick Olga Roderick Actress, Freaks Olga Roderick, Madame Olga, was born Jane Barnell in Wilmington, NC on January 3, 1871 (or February 28, 1877, depending on the source). Her father was a Russian Jew and her mother Catawba Indian. According to historians, she was growing hair by the age of two and was bearded at four. Her deformity caused her mother to believe that Jane was bewitched...
25. Albert Zugsmith Albert Zugsmith Producer, Touch of Evil
26. Delmar Watson Delmar Watson Actor, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
27. Jean Ainslie Jean Ainslie Actress, All or Nothing
28. Glenn Anders Glenn Anders Actor, The Lady from Shanghai Glenn Anders was born September 1, 1889 in Los Angeles, California. He attended the Wallace dramatic school in California and began a career as a performer in vaudeville on the Orpheum circuit. He arrived in New York in 1919 and attended Columbia University from 1919 until 1921. He made his Broadway debut in 1919 in a play entitled Just Around the Corner...
29. Albert Whitlock Albert Whitlock Visual Effects, The Thing Albert Whitlock was one of the most skilled matte artists in the history of motion pictures, with his work seen in more than 500 films and television shows. His very long career began in London in 1929, when, at the age of 14, he was a fetch-and-carry fellow at Gaumont Studios. He went on to build sets and worked as a grip...
30. Jessie Keosian Jessie Keosian Actress, Léon: The Professional
31. Victor Schertzinger Victor Schertzinger Soundtrack, The Wolf of Wall Street American-born Victor Schertzinger trained as a violinist and toured internationally, then became a symphonic conductor. His first film credit was for composing the orchestral accompaniment for Civilization. He directed the Charles Ray films, among others, during the silent era. He went back to composing when talkies came in...
32. Eugene Jackson Eugene Jackson Actor, The Addams Family Eugene Jackson gained fame as Farina's older brother, Pineapple, in six of Hal Roach's "Our Gang" serials - "The Mysterious Mystery", "The Big Town", "Circus Fever", "Dog Days", "The Love Bug" and "Shootin Injuns". Besides films he sang and danced on the vaudeville circuit - billed as "Hollywood's most famous colored kid star"...
33. Stephen Roberts Stephen Roberts Actor, At War with the Army
34. Alma Cogan Alma Cogan Self, The Alma Cogan Show
35. Jus Addiss Jus Addiss Director, The Odyssey of Flight 33
36. Elisabeth Flickenschildt Elisabeth Flickenschildt Actress, Faust
37. Erich von Stroheim Jr. Erich von Stroheim Jr. Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, The Cardinal
38. Stacey Tendeter Stacey Tendeter Actress, Two English Girls
39. Carolin van Bergen Carolin van Bergen Actress, Schmiergeld
40. Maria Alba Maria Alba Actress, The Return of Chandu
41. Patsy Parsons Patsy Parsons Actress, Yankee Doodle Dandy
42. Tom Hatcher Tom Hatcher Actor, It's a Good Life
43. Charles Morton Charles Morton Actor, Four Sons Handsome, athletic actor whose career started in the late silent era as a leading man and continued into sound features and finally television. Born in Illinois, Morton spent his adolescence in Madison, Wisconsin; receiving his education at Madison High School and the University of Wisconsin. He made his first stage appearance at the age of seven and later appeared in vaudeville...
44. Jesús Puente Jesús Puente Actor, Asignatura aprobada
45. Anthony Ross Anthony Ross Actor, The Country Girl
46. Heck Allen Heck Allen Writer, Mackenna's Gold Heck Allen was "Story Man" (or "Gag Man") for most of Tex Avery's best MGM cartoons from 1944 through 1955, which to this day are some of the funniest cartoons ever made. Allen was responsible for some of the most outlandish, side-splittingly hilarious gags in the history of animated short subjects...
47. Peter Whitbread Peter Whitbread Actor, Heritage Africa
48. Tutta Rolf Tutta Rolf Actress, En stilla flirt
49. Frank Terry Frank Terry Writer, Movie Crazy Frank Terry toured Europe and Asia on the legitimate stage professionally known as "Nat Clifford". He came back to America and became a comedy gag man for silent film comedies. He became somewhat notorious for an unfortunate incident that occured on August 24th, 1919 in a movie studio in Downtown Los Angeles...
50. Pat Ballard Pat Ballard Soundtrack, Back to the Future
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