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1. James MacArthur James MacArthur Actor, Swiss Family Robinson In a career spanning more than four decades, James MacArthur developed a body of work which is wonderfully dynamic in both scope and range. Portraying everything from crazed killer to stalwart defender of law and order, frustrated teenager to cynical senior supervisor, he has appeared in numerous films...
2. Morey Amsterdam Morey Amsterdam Actor, Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol Born in Chicago, Morey Amsterdam started in vaudeville at the age of 14, as a straight man for his piano-playing brother. His father, a concert violinist who worked with the Chicago Opera and the San Francisco Symphony, wanted Morey to pursue a career in classical music but Morey had other plans. By the time he was 16...
3. Alice Brady Alice Brady Actress, My Man Godfrey Alice Brady was born in New York City on November 2, 1892. She was interested in the stage from childhood, as her father was famed Broadway producer William A. Brady. After a few stage productions, Alice was discovered by movie producers in New York, since this was the film capital at the time. Her first film was at the age of 22 when she starred in As Ye Sow...
4. Robert Ellenstein Robert Ellenstein Actor, North by Northwest The son of a Newark dentist, Robert Ellenstein grew up in that New Jersey city and saw his father go on to become its two-term mayor. He got his feet wet acting-wise prior to serving with the Air Corps during World War II; earning a Purple Heart during his service, he began acting, directing and teaching in Cleveland...
5. Merry Anders Merry Anders Actress, All That Heaven Allows Merry Anders practically grew up in local bijous watching films and their accompanying stage shows with her movie-crazy mother and grandmother. The family relocated to Los Angeles in 1949 and, while attending John Burroughs Junior High School, Anders made the acquaintance of Rita La Roy, an old-time film actress who convinced her to take a modeling course...
6. Lawrence Dobkin Lawrence Dobkin Actor, Patton
7. Sylvia Fine Sylvia Fine Soundtrack, The Five Pennies
8. Buck Adams Buck Adams Actor, Uninhibited
9. Tina Aumont Tina Aumont Actress, Fellini's Casanova
10. Geoffrey Unsworth Geoffrey Unsworth Cinematographer, 2001: A Space Odyssey Goeffrey Unsworth was one of the great cinematographers of the 20th Century, the winner of two Oscars, five BAFTA awards, and three awards from the British Society of Cinematographers for his work as a director of photography. Born in 1914 in Lancashire, England, Unsworth started in the industry in 1932 at Gaumont-British before joining Technicolor in 1937...
11. Gerard Kelly Gerard Kelly Actor, Ae Fond Kiss...
12. Georges Poujouly Georges Poujouly Actor, Forbidden Games
13. Mitchell Leisen Mitchell Leisen Director, Midnight Director noted for his romantic films.
14. Liam Redmond Liam Redmond Actor, Barry Lyndon Born in Limerick on July 27, 1913, versatile Irish actor Liam Redmond was one of four children (the others were Thomas, Mary and Eileen), born to Thomas, a master carpenter who also taught woodworking, and Eileen Redmond, a homemaker. He received his early education at the Christian Brothers junior and secondary schools in Dublin...
15. Constance Dowling Constance Dowling Actress, Up in Arms
16. Bonnie Disick Bonnie Disick Self, The Kardashians Take NYC
17. Beulah Archuletta Beulah Archuletta Actress, The Searchers
18. Porter Wagoner Porter Wagoner Soundtrack, Nebraska
19. Ljuba Tadic Ljuba Tadic Actor, The Battle of Sutjeska
20. Ian Marter Ian Marter Actor, Genesis of the Daleks: Part One Ian Marter left university in 1969 and joined the Bristol Old Vic as an acting stage manager. In 1973 he was cast as John Andrews in a "Doctor Who" adventure. Jon Pertwee left the series during the following year, and the producers considered casting an older actor in the part. This meant that any physical...
21. Veola Vonn Veola Vonn Actress, Bars and Stripes
22. Miguel Mihura Miguel Mihura Writer, Carlota: Amor es... veneno
23. James Goldman James Goldman Writer, The Lion in Winter
24. Chung-Hsin Huang Chung-Hsin Huang Actor, The Way of the Dragon
25. Mady Christians Mady Christians Actress, Letter from an Unknown Woman Mady Christians was born in Vienna, Austria. Destined to be in films in both Germany and the United States, Mady started out as a stage actress, but she soon found new challenges with the world of cinema. Her first film was at the tender age of 16 when she appeared in AUDREY in 1916. She remained in...
26. Anthony Lee Anthony Lee Actor, Liar Liar
27. Ted Hughes Ted Hughes Writer, The Iron Giant
28. Sam Hearn Sam Hearn Actor, The Passports
29. Maurice Costello Maurice Costello Actor, Fellow Voyagers
30. Fred Kohler Fred Kohler Actor, Underworld Prolific "heavy" in American films of the silent and early talkie eras. A native of Kansas City, Missouri, Kohler left home as a teenager, working various jobs while trying to establish a career in vaudeville. During this time, according to his son, actor Fred Kohler Jr., Kohler worked in a mine and lost part of his right hand in a dynamite accident...
31. Grigoriy Chukhray Grigoriy Chukhray Director, Ballad of a Soldier Studied at the Moscow Cinema Institute under Soviet film master Mikhail Romm. He found fame after his 1959 film "Ballad of a Soldier" which is considered one of the best Soviet war films and which has played all over the world.
32. Michael Sharvell-Martin Michael Sharvell-Martin Actor, The Best of Benny Hill
33. Lída Baarová Lída Baarová Actress, I Vitelloni
34. Kurt Gerron Kurt Gerron Actor, The Blue Angel Gerron fled to France (because he was jewish), then settled in Amsterdam in 1933. He was arrested by the SS in 1943 and was sent to Theresienstadt in 1944 to direct a staged documentary intended to persuade world public opinion that Jews were well treated in concentration camps. He made a film called "The Fuhrer Donates a City to the Jews" or in German "Der Fuhrer schenkt den Juden eine Stadt"...
35. Gil Melle Gil Melle Composer, The Andromeda Strain A recording artist, song writer, jazz musician and composer, Gil Melle launched his career in the sixties. He first displayed his talent for art work and was also a regular jazz performer in Greenwich Village in Manhattan. After relocating to Los Angeles in 1969, Gil Melle displayed his musical talent...
36. Marie Selland Marie Selland Actress, Invasion of the Body Snatchers
37. Howard Browne Howard Browne Writer, The St. Valentine's Day Massacre
38. Margaret Booth Margaret Booth Editor, Mutiny on the Bounty
39. Guido Nicheli Guido Nicheli Actor, Madman at War
40. Oliver Nelson Oliver Nelson Music Department, Last Tango in Paris Oliver Nelson began playing piano at age six and picked up the saxophone when he was eleven. Later he continued his musical education at Washington University in St. Louis, as well as studying with composer Elliott Carter. Nelson gained practical experience by playing in bands with Erskine Hawkins, Louie Bellson...
41. Gilbert Emery Gilbert Emery Actor, A Farewell to Arms Character actor in portrayals of distinguished or aristocratic types; in films from 1921 until the year he died.
42. Dorothy Vernon Dorothy Vernon Actress, The Dentist What a busy lady Dorothy Vernon was! Born in 1875, she acted, in the theater first, in the movies afterward, until 1957. When she died in 1970, thirteen years later, she could leave our world with a justified feeling of a job well done. Dorothy Vernon, not to be confused with two other British actresses of the same name...
43. Leon Janney Leon Janney Actor, Another World
44. Martin Brandt Martin Brandt Actor, Judgment at Nuremberg
45. Eric Lander Eric Lander Actor, The Kite Dropper
46. Gabriel Curtiz Gabriel Curtiz Actor, The Frisco Kid
47. Francis Lister Francis Lister Actor, Mutiny on the Bounty
48. Joe Roberts Joe Roberts Actor, Our Hospitality
49. Tom Seller Tom Seller Writer, Pound of Flesh
50. Zeph Gladstone Zeph Gladstone Actress, Episode #1.2824
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