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1. Clark Gable Clark Gable Actor, It Happened One Night Clark Gable's mother died when he was seven months old. At 16 he quit high school, went to work in an Akron (Ohio) tire factory and decided to become an actor after seeing the play "The Bird of Paradise". He toured in stock companies, worked oil fields and sold ties. In 1924 he reached Hollywood with the help of Portland...
2. William Holden William Holden Actor, The Bridge on the River Kwai William Holden came from a wealthy family (the Beedles) that moved to Pasadena, California, when he was three. His father William Franklin Beedle was an industrial chemist and his mother Mary Blanche Ball a teacher. In 1937, while studying chemistry at Pasadena Junior College, he was signed to a film contract by Paramount...
3. Edward Woodward Edward Woodward Actor, The Wicker Man British actor Edward Woodward made a highly successful transition into Hollywood stardom in the mid 1980s thanks to a popular TV dramatic series. Possessing a magnetic, yet coldly handsome demeanor in the same mold as Christopher Plummer, he was born on June 1, 1930, in London and received his early education at various schools before becoming a student at Kingston College...
4. Reg Varney Reg Varney Actor, On the Buses
5. Joe C. Joe C. Self, Kill the Alligator and Run
6. George Petrie George Petrie Actor, General Hospital
7. Edie Sedgwick Edie Sedgwick Actress, Ciao Manhattan Edie Sedgwick was a bright social butterfly whose candle of fame burned brightly at both ends. Born into a wealthy White Anglo-Saxon Protestant family of impressive lineage, Edie became a "celebutante" for her beauty, style, wealth and her associations with figures of the 1960s counterculture. Edie was born in Santa Barbara into a prominent family plagued by mental illness...
8. Imogen Hassall Imogen Hassall Actress, El Condor Imogen Hassall is sometimes referred to as "The Countess of Cleavage" as she was better known for her glamorous celebrity than her acting talent. Imogen was born on August 25 1942, in Woking, Surrey, England and rose to prominence in the late 1960s and early 1970s as an international B-movie starlet...
9. Ken Renard Ken Renard Actor, True Grit
10. John Emery John Emery Actor, Spellbound
11. Gary Graver Gary Graver Cinematographer, Sexual Roulette Gary Graver was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. In high school he produced and starred in his own weekly radio show. Moving into acting, he studied and performed at the Portland Civic Theatre and Grant High School as well as being a child circus clown and magician. He built a theater in his basement, showing 16mm films and producing plays for the neighborhood kids...
12. Murray Alper Murray Alper Actor, The Maltese Falcon Alper, a wonderful movie presence, played in numerous films as a cabbie, bookie, cop or GI. Although he never achieved star rating, he appeared with some of the screens biggest names. One of his last screen appearances was as a judo instructor in "The Nutty Professor" with Jerry Lewis.
13. Arthur Askey Arthur Askey Self, Arthur Askey: Part 2 Arthur Askey was a diminutive British comedian, born in 1900. He began his professional career as a music hall performer in 1924, but it wasn't until 1938's Band Waggon (which lasted a full five seasons), that he became a household name in England. His film debut was in the 1937 British feature Calling All Stars...
14. Deirdre Owens Deirdre Owens Actress, Judgment Night
15. Claude Dauphin Claude Dauphin Actor, Barbarella In 1930, Claude, who was a stage-struck set designer at the Oden Theater, a repertory house in Paris, learned an ailing actor's part in two hours and took it over without a rehearsal. Tristan Bernard, the famous French playwright and producer took notice of this feat. He engaged Dauphin for the leading role of his next play "La fortune" was was also made into a film the next year...
16. John Boylan John Boylan Actor, American Heart
17. Max Wagner Max Wagner Actor, Invaders from Mars Like thousands of "day actors' during Hollywood's Golden Era, Max Wagner toiled in relative obscurity in supporting and bit roles with the occasional meaty character part. It was a film career that sustained him as a durable and dependable actor from the mid-1920s through the '70s. The youngest of five boys...
18. Siobhan McKenna Siobhan McKenna Actress, Doctor Zhivago
19. Robert A. Cinader Robert A. Cinader Writer, The Wedsworth-Townsend Act Robert A. Cinader, also fondly known as RAC, was born on November 10, 1924. He was raised in New York City, where he attended prestigious Townsend Harris, an experimental prep school open only to those public school students with extremely high IQs. He enrolled at New York University for a semester before being drafted into the army during World War II...
20. Pierre Granier-Deferre Pierre Granier-Deferre Writer, Le chat
21. Ralph Edwards Ralph Edwards Self, This Is Your Life Ralph Edwards was born near Merino, Colorado, in 1913, moving with his family to Oakland, California, when he was 12. He worked his way through college at radio stations in Oakland and San Francisco, graduating from the University of California at Berkeley in 1935 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in drama...
22. Robert Doyle Robert Doyle Actor, Alligator
23. Fernando Casanova Fernando Casanova Actor, El Handsome, husky leading man, chiefly in westerns and "comedias rancheras", Casanova appeared as an extra as early as 1946. His break-through came in 1953: after playing alongside star María Félix in Camelia, and appearing in Luis Buñuel's _Él (1952)_ and 'Emilio Fernández''s Reportaje...
24. Ernest Day Ernest Day Camera and Electrical Department, A Clockwork Orange
25. Hooper Atchley Hooper Atchley Actor, The Three Musketeers
26. Ralph Marrero Ralph Marrero Actor, Day of the Dead
27. Ronald Squire Ronald Squire Actor, Around the World in Eighty Days
28. Sheila Sweet Sheila Sweet Actress, It's a Great Day
29. Morgan Conway Morgan Conway Actor, Dick Tracy vs. Cueball Square-jawed 'tough guy' actor Morgan Conway's chief claim to fame was being the screen's first feature film Dick Tracy (though Ralph Byrd, who bore a closer physical resemblance to Chester Gould's comic strip detective, had previously enacted the part in four 1930's Republic serials). Columbia University graduate Conway...
30. Kirk Scott Kirk Scott Actor, Heathers
31. Tony Barrett Tony Barrett Writer, A Reign of Guns
32. Maureen Swanson Maureen Swanson Actress, Moulin Rouge
33. Alfred Lewis Levitt Alfred Lewis Levitt Writer, Studio One in Hollywood
34. Jim Mapp Jim Mapp Actor, Speed
35. Peter Forster Peter Forster Actor, Escape from the Planet of the Apes
36. Lottie Williams Lottie Williams Actress, Dark Victory
37. Edvin Tiemroth Edvin Tiemroth Director, Den sidste vinter
38. Robert 'Big Buck' Maffei Robert 'Big Buck' Maffei Actor, The Lord of the Rings
39. Frenchia Guizon Frenchia Guizon Actor, The Slams
40. Margaret Trigg Margaret Trigg Actress, R.O.T.O.R.
41. Duke Moore Duke Moore Actor, Plan 9 from Outer Space
42. Robert L. Lippert Robert L. Lippert Producer, The Last Man on Earth Robert L. Lippert, the son of a hardware store owner in Alameda, Califorinia, was born there shortly after the turn of this century. Having little interest in his father's business, young Lippert became enthralled with the new fascination of moving pictures. He began working odd jobs in the local movie house...
43. Donald Gantry Donald Gantry Actor, Kramer vs. Kramer
44. Ronni Chasen Ronni Chasen Miscellaneous Crew, Driving Miss Daisy Ronni Chasen was born Veronica Cohen in Kingston, New York. She always harbored childhood ambitions to be a publicist after Roy Rogers and Dale Evans made a personal appearance in Madison Square Garden. Ronnie shook hands with Evans, and later told everyone she saw that she "shook hands with the Queen of the West!"...
45. Petar Prlicko Petar Prlicko Actor, Captain Mikula, the Kid
46. Roshan Roshan Composer, Taj Mahal
47. Doris Speed Doris Speed Actress, Episode #1.2263 Doris Speed was one of Britain's best-loved soap actresses, fondly remembered for her portrayal of Annie Walker, the snooty landlady of the Rovers Return pub in ITV's Coronation Street. She played the role for 23 years and was dubbed by the press as 'The Queen Mother of Soap.' Born in Manchester, her father George was a singer and her mother Ada a repertory actress...
48. Betty Cole Betty Cole Actress, The Postman Always Rings Twice
49. Sadettin Erbil Sadettin Erbil Actor, Tarzan Rifki
50. Trond Kirkvaag Trond Kirkvaag Actor, Noe helt annet
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