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1. Bette Davis Bette Davis Actress, All About Eve Ruth Elizabeth Davis was born April 5, 1908, in Lowell, Massachusetts, to Ruth Augusta (Favor) and Harlow Morrell Davis, a patent attorney. Her parents divorced when she was 10. She and her sister were raised by their mother. Her early interest was dance. To Bette, dancers led a glamorous life, but then she discovered the stage...
2. Diane Cilento Diane Cilento Actress, The Wicker Man
3. Richard Farnsworth Richard Farnsworth Actor, Misery An American stuntman who, after more than 30 years in the business, moved into acting and became an acclaimed and respected character actor, Richard Farnsworth was a native of Los Angeles. He grew up around horses and as a teenager was offered an opportunity to ride in films. He appeared in horse-racing scenes and cavalry charges unbilled...
4. Denholm Elliott Denholm Elliott Actor, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Much-loved character actor who specialised in playing slightly sleazy/slightly eccentric and often flawed upper middle class English gentlemen. His career spanned nearly 40 years, becoming a well-known face both in Britain and in the States.
5. Marian Seldes Marian Seldes Actress, One Life to Live Tony Award-winner Marian Seldes, one of the premier stage actresses in America, was born on August 23, 1928 to writer Gilbert Seldes and his socialite wife, the former Alice Wadhams Hall. She studied drama at the Neighborhood Playhouse with Sanford Meisner and dance with Martha Graham. She honed her craft with the legendary Broadway diva...
6. Ted Bessell Ted Bessell Actor, Scream, Pretty Peggy Born in New York City, Ted's early career included guest appearances in soap operas, Lover Come Back and It's a Man's World. Ted went on to appear as "Frankie" on Gomer Pyle: USMC, but his big break was as "That Guy" on the successful Marlo Thomas Television series That Girl. As "Don Hollinger"...
7. Sidney Blackmer Sidney Blackmer Actor, Rosemary's Baby Sidney Blackmer, the Tony-award winning actor who played Teddy Roosevelt in seven movies, is best remembered by today's movie audiences for his turn as the warlock/coven-leader Roman Castevet in Roman Polanski's Rosemary's Baby. Born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina, where he made his debut on July 13...
8. Dennis Price Dennis Price Actor, Kind Hearts and Coronets This urbane, sourly handsome British actor was born to privilege and most of his roles would follow suit. Born Dennistoun John Franklyn Rose-Price in Berkshire in 1915, Dennis Price, the son of a brigadier-general, was expected to abide by his family wishes and make a career for himself in the army or the church...
9. Tod Browning Tod Browning Director, Dracula Belonging to a well-situated family, Charles Browning fell in love at the age of 16 with a dancer of a circus. Following her began his itinerary of being clown, jockey and director of a variety theater which ended when he met D.W. Griffith and became an actor. He made his debut in Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages...
10. Timothy Treadwell Timothy Treadwell Camera and Electrical Department, Grizzly Man
11. Henry Calvin Henry Calvin Actor, Babes in Toyland
12. Hattie Jacques Hattie Jacques Actress, Carry on Cabby Best known for playing Matron - as in "ooh, Matron!" - in four films: Carry on Nurse, Carry on Doctor, Carry on Again Doctor and, of course Carry on Matron. Key roles included: Grace Short in Carry on Teacher, Sophie Bliss in Carry on Loving and Peggy Hawkins in Carry on Cabby. She was married to John Le Mesurier (Sergeant Wilson in Dad's Army)...
13. Antonie Kamerling Antonie Kamerling Actor, Mindhunters
14. Shirley Prestia Shirley Prestia Actress, Species
15. Natalie Moorhead Natalie Moorhead Actress, The Thin Man A platinum blonde actress, Natalie Moorehead entered in films in 1929; by end of the following year, she had made dozens of credited movies. Moorehead was more effective with vampish roles, notably a role which she played a suspect in The Thin Man. Moorhead also made a mark as a comic actress in Hook Line and Sinker and Parlor, Bedroom and Bath. She later appeared in supporting roles until the mid-1940s.
16. Porter Hall Porter Hall Actor, Double Indemnity For over two decades, Porter Hall made a career out of playing villains and pompous, unpleasant people. His movie career was not a mirror of his real life, however. Mr. Hall was well known as a generous and outgoing person who was well-liked by almost everybody he knew. It is ironic that the role he is most often seen in today is that of an atheist in Going My Way...
17. Douglas Spencer Douglas Spencer Actor, The Thing from Another World
18. Tom Kennedy Tom Kennedy Actor, Monkey Business Once a boxer, brawny character actor Tom Kennedy began his film career early in the silent era. He frequently played big, dumb, likable, working-class types, such as in The Case of the Stuttering Bishop. He also worked with W.C. Fields, The Marx Brothers, and Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy in a career that lasted until his death at the age of 80.
19. Kevin McGee Kevin McGee Miscellaneous Crew, Jump Britain
20. Maris Wrixon Maris Wrixon Actress, The Ape This shapely starlet had a minor career at Warner Brothers during the 1930's and 40's. She possessed all the physical endowments that had propelled other screen sirens of the period to stardom. Hollywood's premier glamour photographer, George Hurrell Sr., thought her alluring. Her face adorned covers of Vogue and the rotogravure section of numerous women's magazines...
21. Joseph N. Welch Joseph N. Welch Self, The Bat
22. Tom Gilson Tom Gilson Actor, Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys!
23. Cliff Hall Cliff Hall Actor, At This Moment
24. Nelson Riddle Nelson Riddle Music Department, The Great Gatsby Versatile Ameican arranger/conducter who started as a trombonist with several big bands, including Tommy Dorsey. In a long, distinguished career, he not only scored numerous films and television shows, but made many now-legendary recordings in collaboration with such people as Rosemary Clooney, Nat 'King' Cole...
25. Ray Bumatai Ray Bumatai Actor, Lemon Tree Billiards House Ray Bumatai was the older brother of comedian Andy Bumatai and was a comedian, actor, and recording artist. Ray made appearances on a number of mainland television shows that were produced in Hawaii, including Magnum, P.I., Jake and the Fatman, and Hawaii. He also did voice work in Walt Disney's...
26. Clegg Hoyt Clegg Hoyt Actor, Static
27. Tom Murphy Tom Murphy Actor, Adam & Paul
28. Ray Walker Ray Walker Actor, It's a Wonderful Life
29. Bud Ekins Bud Ekins Stunts, The Blues Brothers
30. Buddy Roosevelt Buddy Roosevelt Actor, Lightning Range
31. Lincoln Demyan Lincoln Demyan Actor, White Lightning
32. Harry Bugin Harry Bugin Actor, The Big Lebowski Born in the Bronx, New York City, a son of the late Isidore & Sadie Bugin, he was a graduate of the New York Public School system and a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. He played a number of musical instruments including the base,guitar, tuba, and others. In 1957 he married the former Aphrodite Manickas of Pawtucket...
33. Sibongile Sokhulu Sibongile Sokhulu Actor, Part I Sibongile "Mabongi" Sokhulu was a very classy, warm-hearted lady. She came from a family of 5, 2 boys and 3 girls, she the eldest. Her mother Swazi and Nkosini were blessed to have such a beautiful wonderful daughter. She was very athletic and a beauty too. She was also a born again Christian. She did drum majorettes at school and karate and athletics at Eshowe College...
34. Paul Rogers Paul Rogers Actor, The Homecoming Very distinguished British stage actor: Amongst much else, originated the part of Max in Pinter's The Homecoming, and played 'Sir' in The Dresser on Broadway.
35. Verna Hillie Verna Hillie Actress, The Star Packer
36. Theodore von Eltz Theodore von Eltz Actor, Topper Born in New Haven, Connecticut on November 5, 1893, silent screen lead Theodore Von Eltz was the son of a Yale professor and educated at Hill School at Pottstown Pennsylvania. Originally prepped to become a doctor, he decided instead to pursue acting. At age 19 he made his New York debut and soon was hitting the Broadway boards with performances in "Children of Earth" (1915)...
37. Sparkle Sparkle Actress, Wedding Crashers
38. Douglas Campbell Douglas Campbell Actor, Strange Brew
39. Amália Rodrigues Amália Rodrigues Self, The Art of Amália Amália Rodrigues was born in Lisbon, Portugal July 23rd, 1920 to a poor and numerous family. Since her childhood she showed a talent for singing although she debuted formally in 1939 at 19 years old, becoming a great popular success. During World War II she carried out long tours for Spain and Brazil and she obtained in 1945 her first great musical success with the song "Ai Mouraria"...
40. Amie Huguenard Amie Huguenard Camera and Electrical Department, Grizzly Man
41. Charles Millot Charles Millot Actor, French Connection II
42. Rolan Bykov Rolan Bykov Actor, Andrei Rublev
43. Johnny O'Keefe Johnny O'Keefe Soundtrack, Shine A national icon. An inspiration to Australians everywhere. The man who single-handedly defined Australian Rock and Roll. Johnny O'Keefe can say yes to all those and more. Johnny O'Keefe single-handedly did more to influence Australian pop-culture than any other national figure. Born on the 19th of January...
44. Ben Wrigley Ben Wrigley Actor, Bedknobs and Broomsticks
45. Robert Marella Robert Marella Actor, WWF Prime-Time Wrestling
46. Pamela Blake Pamela Blake Actress, This Gun for Hire The heroine of a host of westerns, crimes and serial adventures during the 1940s, this attractive, full-faced "B" movie item was born Adele Pearce on August 6, 1915 (several movie resources list 1918). Born in Oakland, California, Pamela Blake won a beauty contest at age 17 and decided to try her luck in Hollywood soon after...
47. Phil Feldman Phil Feldman Producer, The Wild Bunch
48. Marvin Davis Marvin Davis Actor, A Scandal in Paris
49. Peter Turgeon Peter Turgeon Actor, General Hospital
50. Tempe Pigott Tempe Pigott Actress, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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