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1. Joan Hackett Joan Hackett Actress, Support Your Local Sheriff! Joan Hackett was never one of your conventional leading ladies. Directors sometimes found her difficult to work with. Yet, this strong-minded perfectionist had an unquenchable individuality that came through in her performances and she never hesitated being unglamorous whenever the role demanded. Born of an Italian mother and an Irish-American father in East Harlem on March 1 1934...
2. Fernando Lamas Fernando Lamas Actor, The Violent Ones Handsome, dapper Argentine-born actor who came to Hollywood as a romantic lead in several colourful MGM extravaganzas and then succeeded in living up to his Latin Lover image in real life. Lamas studied drama at school in his native country and later enrolled in a law course at college. His strong leaning towards athletic pursuits prevailed and he abandoned his studies to take up horse riding...
3. Karl Swenson Karl Swenson Actor, The Sword in the Stone Of Swedish descent, burly, light-haired character actor Karl Swenson was born in Brooklyn and started his four-decade career on radio. Throughout the late 30s and 40s, his voice could be heard all over the airwaves, appearing in scores of daytime serials ("Lorenzo Jones") and mystery dramas ("Inner Sanctum Mysteries")...
4. Emmaline Henry Emmaline Henry Actress, Rosemary's Baby
5. Nigel Bruce Nigel Bruce Actor, Rebecca Nigel was, from the beginning, typecast as bumbling English aristocrats, military types or drawing room society snobs and, within the narrow parameters of his range, he was very, very good at playing these parts. Nigel Bruce was born in Mexico, where his father, Sir William W. Bruce, worked as an engineer...
6. Irina Demick Irina Demick Actress, The Longest Day
7. William Prince William Prince Actor, Another World William was a character actor whose popularity was due to hundreds of appearances in soap operas. Going from the stage to the screen, William had an undistinguished movie career in the 40's which ran out of steam after about four years. But in the 50's, he would find his calling on the small screen...
8. Phyllis Calvert Phyllis Calvert Actress, Indiscreet Phyllis Hannah Bickle was born in Chelsea in 1915 and studied dancing at the Margaret Morris school of dance, until an injury forced her to give up dancing and turn instead to acting. Her 70 year film career began with a bit part in The Arcadians when she was just 12 years old. Along with over 40 movies...
9. Frederick Brisson Frederick Brisson Producer, The Pajama Game
10. Eduardo Ciannelli Eduardo Ciannelli Actor, Foreign Correspondent Eduardo Ciannelli was born on the beautiful island of Ischia in the Bay of Naples, which is renowned for its thermal baths. His father, a physician, owned a health spa there and Eduardo briefly followed the same career path and studied medicine at the University of Naples, graduating as a fully qualified doctor...
11. Eileen Herlie Eileen Herlie Actress, Loving British theatrical actress in occasional films.
12. Maria Lang Maria Lang Writer, Ljuvlig är sommarnatten
13. Virginia Lucille Jones Virginia Lucille Jones Self, One Moment Please
14. Ken Sansom Ken Sansom Actor, The Sting
15. Edward Woods Edward Woods Actor, The Public Enemy
16. Armando Bo Armando Bo Actor, Fuego
17. Larry Semon Larry Semon Director, The Wizard of Oz Slapstick comedian known for his charming, white-painted face and clownish smile, mugged his way to being a very highly paid and popular actor. His career was marred by personal problems, and his fortune was lost to high spending. By the time he died, he'd already been hospitalized for a nervous breakdown and was penniless. He was 39 years old.
18. Theresa Harris Theresa Harris Actress, I Walked with a Zombie Theresa Harris appeared with more stars of the Golden Era of Hollywood than anyone else. She sang, she danced, appeared in films and TV. She graced the screen with her magnetic presence and most times stole scenes from the top stars of the day every chance she got and made a lot of dull movies worthwhile...
19. Charlie Tanimoto Charlie Tanimoto Actor, The Karate Kid, Part II
20. Robert M. Leeds Robert M. Leeds Director, 24 Hour Alert
21. Gary Campbell Gary Campbell Actor, Ordeal on Locust Street
22. Diana Churchill Diana Churchill Actress, Scott of the Antarctic
23. Spencer Gordon Bennet Spencer Gordon Bennet Director, Zorro's Black Whip
24. Frank Skinner Frank Skinner Composer, Harvey The author of the textbook "F.Skinner's Simplified Method for Modern Arranging" (published 1934) began his musical career as a pianist in vaudeville alongside his brother Carl. He then became a noted arranger for New York dance orchestras in the 1930's and was briefly active in the field of music publishing...
25. Francis D. Lyon Francis D. Lyon Director, The Great Locomotive Chase Although born in North Dakota, Francis D. Lyon's film career began in England as an editor on several prestigious J. Arthur Rank productions. Coming to Hollywood, he worked as an editor or supervising editor on numerous films, and won an Academy Award for editing Body and Soul. Turning to directing in 1955...
26. Gus Kahn Gus Kahn Soundtrack, Goodfellas
27. Roger Creed Roger Creed Stunts, Batman Forever
28. William Terry William Terry Actor, Strangers in the Night
29. Al Davis Al Davis Self, Straight Outta L.A. Allen "Al" Davis, the man who is synonymous with the Oakland Raiders franchise of the National Football League and its earlier American Football League incarnation, was born on the Fourth of July, 1929 into a Jewish family in Brockton, Massachusetts. Raised in Brooklyn and educated at the borough's Erasmus High School, he played football at Syracuse University, but was cut from the varsity team...
30. Eric Lomax Eric Lomax Writer, The Railway Man
31. Ryô Ikebe Ryô Ikebe Actor, Pale Flower
32. Munshi Premchand Munshi Premchand Writer, The Chess Players He is one of the greatest Hindi writers. His stories gives the correct picture of village realities. He used his stories to great effect for social reforms. He married a child widow Shivarani Devi when widow marriages were considered as a sin in Indian society. He also wrote varios novels voicing for these social reforms...
33. Jean Giono Jean Giono Writer, The Horseman on the Roof French novelist Jean Giono was born in a small town in the French Alps in 1895. His grandfather was an officer in the French army who took part in the brutal French campaign against the Spanish guerrillas, then turned against his government, was tried and sentenced to death and escaped by hiding in the mountains...
34. Susan Crane Susan Crane Actress, I Sing the Body Electric
35. Marilou Diaz-Abaya Marilou Diaz-Abaya Director, José Rizal
36. Greta Meyer Greta Meyer Actress, The Great Waltz
37. Philip Chevron Philip Chevron Self, The Pogues: Live at the Town and Country
38. Prescott Bush Prescott Bush Self, The Missile Race
39. John St. Polis John St. Polis Actor, The Phantom of the Opera Making his screen debut in 1914, St. Polis was well established as a character during the 1920s. He made a successful transition to sound films in "Coquette" starring as Mary Pickford's father.
40. Felix Salten Felix Salten Writer, Bambi
41. Mona Goya Mona Goya Actress, Rayon de soleil
42. Pedro Galindo Pedro Galindo Soundtrack, Kill Bill: Vol. 2
43. Shirley Ellis Shirley Ellis Soundtrack, Spider-Man 3
44. Marland Proctor Marland Proctor Actor, Curse of the Headless Horseman
45. William Rotsler William Rotsler Director, Agony of Love William Rotsler was a man of many talents applied to an odd assortment of fields. In addition to his film work, he was an artist, a sculptor, an author,and a photographer--often of nudes. Within the science fiction world he is best known for his many cartoons, which he would often provide for free to SF fanzines...
46. Henry Fielding Henry Fielding Writer, Tom Jones Henry Fielding was born April 22nd 1707, the son of Edmund Fielding, an impoverished nobleman who spent most of his time in and out of various debtor's prisons. After the death of their mother, Henry and his seven siblings were taken in by their maternal grandmother. He was a wild and willful young man...
47. Rosetta Calavetta Rosetta Calavetta Miscellaneous Crew, Story of a Love Affair
48. Gigi Reder Gigi Reder Actor, White Collar Blues
49. Lauren Dombrowski Lauren Dombrowski Writer, Episode #9.5
50. Grace Darmond Grace Darmond Actress, The Gulf Between Canadian-born Grace Darmond first caught the acting bug while appearing in a school play, and as luck would have it was spotted there by the owner of the Selig Film Co., who put her under contract. She appeared in her first film in 1913 at 16 years of age, and by her 20th birthday was a star at Vitagraph...
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