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1. Charles Hawtrey Charles Hawtrey Actor, Carry on Camping Coming from a theatrical family (although not related to the famous Edwardian actor Sir Charles Hawtrey, he did "borrow" his last name), Charles Hawtrey made his stage debut at age 11 after having spent several years in a prestigious acting school. A string of stage roles followed, and by 1929 his success led him to move into radio...
2. Betsy Drake Betsy Drake Actress, Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
3. Jacques Demy Jacques Demy Director, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
4. Allan Lane Allan Lane Actor, Stagecoach to Denver Most western action film heroes begin and end their career in the saddle. Not so for cowboy idol Allan "Rocky" Lane, who started as a leading man in major studio dramas, only to segue into "B" serials and sagebrush sagas in later life. The Indiana native was born in 1909 (some sources claim 1904). He studied at Notre Dame University where he excelled as a varsity letter athlete in football...
5. Lou Reed Lou Reed Soundtrack, Trainspotting He formed the group The Velvet Underground with Welsh multi-instrumentalist John Cale, second guitarist Sterling Morrison, and drummer Maureen Tucker in New York in 1965. The group soon became a part of Andy Warhol's Factory scene, which housed a great number of the most freaked and experimental artists at the time...
6. Ugo Tognazzi Ugo Tognazzi Actor, La Cage aux Folles Despite his many superb performances accumulated over a four-decade stretch (and I do mean many), this virile, mustachioed, stocky-framed Italian character star will be forever cherished if only for his one classic comedy role, that of slightly mincing gay cabaret owner Renato Baldi in La Cage aux Folles...
7. William Bramley William Bramley Actor, West Side Story
8. John McNamara John McNamara Actor, From Hell It Came
9. John David Carson John David Carson Actor, Pretty Woman Raised in North Hollywood, California, his father was Aldrich "Kit" Carson (Kit Carson), an actor who appeared in many westerns, most notably working with Dale Robertson. His mother, Rosamonde "Boots" James Carson, also had acting experience, but was primarily a fashion model, and elected president of the Mannequins Association of Los Angeles in 1968...
10. Ralph Richeson Ralph Richeson Actor, Hancock
11. Xavier Cugat Xavier Cugat Soundtrack, Radio Days Born in Spain, Xavier Cugat's family moved to Havana, Cuba, when he was three. Always musically inclined, he packed up and moved to Los Angeles, where he worked as a cartoonist for the Los Angeles Times newspaper during the day and labored to put together a band at night. After a few years of playing smaller clubs in the L.A...
12. Frank De Vol Frank De Vol Music Department, Kiss Me Deadly Frank DeVol was born to Herman Frank DeVol and Minnie Emma Humphreys DeVol in Moundsville, West Virginia, on September 20, 1911. He grew up in Canton, Ohio. His father had a "pit" orchestra at the local movie house, and his mother had a sewing shop in Canton. His father was also an accountant. Frank De Vol graduated from McKinley High School in 1929...
13. Rod Roddy Rod Roddy Self, Press Your Luck
14. André De Toth André De Toth Director, House of Wax Although he obtained a law degree from the Royal Hungarian University, Andre De Toth decided to become an actor, and spent several years on the stage. He then entered the Hungarian film industry, obtaining work as a writer, editor, second unit director and actor before finally becoming a director. He directed a few films just before the outbreak of WW II...
15. Denise Borino-Quinn Denise Borino-Quinn Actress, The Sopranos
16. Patricia O'Neal Patricia O'Neal Actress, What's Up, Doc?
17. Rudolph Maté Rudolph Maté Cinematographer, The Passion of Joan of Arc One of the most respected cinematographers in the industry, Polish-born Rudolph Mate entered the film business after his graduation from the University of Budapest. He worked in Hungary as an assistant cameraman for Alexander Korda and later worked throughout Europe with noted cameraman Karl Freund...
18. Ron Cooney Ron Cooney Camera and Electrical Department, Seven Pounds
19. Luis Prendes Luis Prendes Actor, Tuareg: The Desert Warrior
20. Satyendra Kapoor Satyendra Kapoor Actor, Sholay
21. Sammee Tong Sammee Tong Actor, Bachelor Father
22. Lew Parker Lew Parker Actor, That Girl
23. James M. Cain James M. Cain Writer, Double Indemnity James M. Cain was a 'Film Noir' author. His father was a professor, and president, of 'Washington College'. His mother was an opera singer in Maryland. James graduated from the same college in 1910, and became a writer for 'Baltimore American', then 'Baltimore Sun' [still being published] by 1914. He was drafted in 1916...
24. Lois Collier Lois Collier Actress, Boston Blackie Born Madelyn Earle Jones in South Carolina in 1922, this actress' childhood dream was to be a missionary in China, but a taste of acting in school plays soon changed her mind and she decided on a career on stage. Her mother was supportive of her decision and, while Madelyn was attending college in South Carolina...
25. Moira Lister Moira Lister Actress, Trouble in Store Moira Lister started her career on the stage in South Africa. She appeared on the London stage at the age of 14 and started working in films in 1943. Always popular, she was usually cast as 'posh' lady.
26. Shirley Ballard Shirley Ballard Miscellaneous Crew, Mad Max
27. August Coppola August Coppola
28. John Warburton John Warburton Actor, Cavalcade
29. Glen Vernon Glen Vernon Actor, Bedlam
30. Roy Stewart Roy Stewart Actor, Live and Let Die
31. Wally Patch Wally Patch Actor, Pygmalion
32. William Kerwin William Kerwin Actor, Blood Feast Though character actor William Kerwin may be better known for Herschell Gordon Lewis horror movies. He has enjoyed a major stage, film and TV career. At a young age, William was trained on the stage and appeared in several plays and Broadway shows. During his acting career he has worked a lot on the stage with his wife Connie Mason...
33. Kay Bell Kay Bell Actor, The Ten Commandments
34. Christine Gossett Christine Gossett Actress, Ramona Born Christine Mae in Chickasha, Oklahoma, to Tip and Orrie Gossett and the last surviving and youngest of three children. She had two brothers, William Thomas Gossett of Birmingham, MI and Wayne I. Gossett of Rancho Santa Fe, California. Mr. and Mrs. Gossett owned and operated hotels in Oklahoma and then in Salt Lake City...
35. Marshall Neilan Marshall Neilan Actor, Daddy-Long-Legs In the early days of silent pictures, Marshall Neilan was a top director for Goldwyn Pictures. He had also directed a small number of Louis B. Mayer's independently produced melodramas, but there was a mutual dislike between the two men. During the festivities inaugurating the merger of Metro and Goldwyn Pictures on April 26...
36. Ray Jones Ray Jones Actor, The Fargo Phantom
37. Joel Alano Joel Alano Actor, Ito ba ang ating mga anak
38. Hazel Shermet Hazel Shermet Actress, A Star Is Born
39. Ruth Brennan Ruth Brennan Actress, California Passage
40. John Zacherle John Zacherle Actor, The Aurora Monsters: The Model Craze That Gripped the World John Zacherle (later known as John Zacherley) was born September 26, 1918 in Philadelphia, PA, the youngest of four children. He went to high school in the Germantown area, then enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania, receiving a Bachelor's Degree. During World War II, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as a quartermaster in North Africa and Europe...
41. Carlos Muñoz Carlos Muñoz Actor, All the Way Boys
42. Dave Borthwick Dave Borthwick Director, The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb
43. Charles Knapp Charles Knapp Actor, Chinatown
44. Robert W. Castle Robert W. Castle Actor, Sleepers
45. Richard Beauchamp Richard Beauchamp Actor, Flight 90: Disaster on the Potomac
46. Rosamund John Rosamund John Actress, Spitfire A leading British stage and screen actress Rosamund John is remembered with affection for her roles in film classics such as The Way to the Stars, Green For Danger and The Tawny Pipit. Born in 1913 she grew up in Tottenham, London and studied at the Embassy School of Acting. She made her film debut...
47. Barry Trop Barry Trop Composer, Big Bad Beetleborgs
48. Paul Frankeur Paul Frankeur Actor, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
49. Sophie Tatischeff Sophie Tatischeff Editor, Jour de fête
50. Beverly Brown Beverly Brown Actress, Cool Runnings
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