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1. Robert Altman Robert Altman Director, Gosford Park Robert Altman was born on February 20th, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri, to B.C. (an insurance salesman) and Helen Altman. He entered St. Peters Catholic school at the age six, and spent a short time at a Catholic high school. From there, he went to Rockhurst High School. It was then that he started exploring the art of exploring sound with the cheap tape recorders available at the time...
2. Marcel Dalio Marcel Dalio Actor, Sabrina Sunday, November the 20th is the anniversary of Marcel Dalio's death in 1983. It was the end of a serendipitous life. You know him. He was a citizen of the world. Born Israel Moshe Blauschild, in Paris, in 1900, he became a much sought-after character actor. His lovely animated face with its great expressive eyes became familiar across Europe...
3. Robert Addie Robert Addie Actor, Excalibur Robert Addie was born on 10th February 1960 and grew up in a busy stable yard in Gloucestershire, England, UK. After leaving Marlborough College he spent some time as a professional polo player and horse trainer, then as an estate agent (realtor) before joining Michael Croft's National Youth Theatre...
4. Emile Ardolino Emile Ardolino Director, Dirty Dancing
5. Lynn Bari Lynn Bari Actress, Shock A curvaceous, dark-haired WWII pin-up beauty (aka "The Woo Woo Girl" and "The Girl with the Million Dollar Figure"), "B" film star Lynn Bari had the requisite looks and talent but few of the lucky breaks needed to penetrate the "A" rankings during her extensive Hollywood career. Nevertheless, some worthy performances of hers stand out in late-night viewings...
6. Nora Denney Nora Denney Actress, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
7. June Vincent June Vincent Actress, Black Angel Blond-haired leading lady in low-budget Hollywood fare of the 40's.
8. Anna Keaveney Anna Keaveney Actress, Vera Drake
9. Jim Siedow Jim Siedow Actor, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Jim Siedow was a marvelously quirky and distinctive character actor who achieved instant cult favorite status with his terrific portrayal of the weary and irascible the Cook in Tobe Hooper's immortal and outstanding horror classic "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre." Siedow was born on June 12th, 1920 in Cheyenne...
10. Leo Tolstoy Leo Tolstoy Writer, Anna Karenina Count Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy was born on September 9, 1828, in his ancestral estate Yasnaya Polyana, South of Moscow, Russia. He was the fourth of five children in a wealthy family of Russian landed Gentry. His parents died when he was a child, and he was brought up by his elder brothers and relatives...
11. Dorothy Morris Dorothy Morris Actress, Seconds This young, pleasant actress was under contract to MGM during the war years. Dorothy Morris was groomed by the studio starting in 1941 and for the first couple of years barely earned a screen credit. She rose gradually in the ranks to secondary ingenue roles as the daughter or friend of the star. She was pretty...
12. Cathy Lewis Cathy Lewis Actress, The Devil at 4 O'Clock
13. Richard Loo Richard Loo Actor, The Man with the Golden Gun One of the most familiar Asian character actors in American films of the 1930s and 1940s, Richard Loo was most often stereotyped as the Japanese enemy flier, spy or interrogator during the Second World War. Chinese by ancestry and Hawaiian by birth, Loo spent his youth in Hawaii, then moved to California as a teenager...
14. Heinz Weiss Heinz Weiss Actor, The Great Escape
15. Kevin McClory Kevin McClory Producer, Thunderball
16. Scott Newman Scott Newman Actor, The Towering Inferno
17. Dan Gerrity Dan Gerrity Actor, The Spirit Both an actor and writer, Gerrity is a proud recipient of multiple Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle and LA Weekly Awards for his many stage appearances, most notably "Melody Jones: A Striptease in Two Acts" which he co-wrote with Jeremy Lawrence. He has appeared both on and off B'way and in regional theaters around the US...
18. Allan Sherman Allan Sherman Self, Episode #1.2
19. Patrick Bedford Patrick Bedford Actor, Up the Down Staircase
20. Frank Moorey Frank Moorey Actor, Love Actually
21. Robert Alan Aurthur Robert Alan Aurthur Writer, Grand Prix
22. Lars Brandeby Lars Brandeby Actor, Kurt Olsson - filmen om mitt liv som mej själv After being expelled from high-school he worked for a few years in the sanitation business. In the evenings he studied to become a journalist. Working on Radio Sjuhärad he came in touch with Nationalteatern in Gothenburg and began a new career as an actor. Around 1980 he created the grumpy and bossy character Kurt Olsson for a radio show...
23. Queen Alexandra Queen Alexandra Self, Queen Alexandra's Arrival to Toldboden Queen Alexandra was born Princess Alexandra Caroline Mary Charlotte Louisa Julia on December 1, 1844. She was the granddaughter of the king of Denmark. She lived an uneventful childhood in the palaces of Denmark with her sister, Marie, who became the mother of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. When Alex, as she was called...
24. Peggy Feury Peggy Feury Actress, All of Me The late Peggy Feury was born June 20, 1924 in Jersey City, New Jersey. She was a graduate of Banard College, and attended Yale Drama School and the Neighborhood Playhouse. Peggy was a charter member of the Actors Studio in New York, and set up the Actors Studio West and the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute on the West Coast, where she was a teacher and artistic director.
25. Gina Petrushka Gina Petrushka Actress, The Exorcist
26. Francisco Franco Francisco Franco Self, Franco: ese hombre Francisco Paulino Hermenegildo Teoula Franco y Bahamonde was born on December 4, 1892, in Ferrol, Spain. He entered the Spanish Military Academy in 1907 and upon graduation three years later was commissioned as a lieutenant. His career path seemed assured after he was detailed to the colony of Spanish Morocco to fight against the Berber tribes and acquitted himself well...
27. Sylvia Lopez Sylvia Lopez Actress, Ercole e la regina di Lidia
28. Donald Hamilton Donald Hamilton Writer, The Big Country Born in Swede, the son of a Swedish count (who renounced his title when he emigrated to the U.S.) Donald Hamilton graduated from the University of Chicago and served in the Navy during the second World War. He has published 27 novels in the Matt Helm Series, from 1960-1992, as well as several other novels and magazine articles...
29. Jimmie Dundee Jimmie Dundee Actor, At War with the Army
30. John Foreman John Foreman Producer, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
31. Victor Henry Victor Henry Actor, All Neat in Black Stockings
32. Shelagh Delaney Shelagh Delaney Writer, A Taste of Honey
33. Rosa Turich Rosa Turich Actress, Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter
34. Michael Darbyshire Michael Darbyshire Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
35. Sylvia Browne Sylvia Browne Self, Episode #1.8549
36. Jerry Gross Jerry Gross Producer, Teenage Mother Jerry Gross was a semi-legendary exploitation movie producer/distributor, but--unlike his more notorious colleagues in the exploitation business such as Kroger Babb, David F. Friedman and Dan Sonney--very little is actually known about the man himself. He started in the film industry in the 1960s as a director...
37. Charles Lang Charles Lang Writer, Decision at Sundown Born in Brooklyn, NY, in 1915, Charles Lang played semi-professional baseball for the Brooklyn Dodgers' farm team before being spotted by a Hollywood talent scout in a Manhattan restaurant in 1937. He studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York and made his Broadway debut in "Pastoral" in 1939 before being signed to a 40-week contract with Paramount Studios...
38. Pablo Olivares Pablo Olivares Writer, Campeones
39. Adrienne Morrison Adrienne Morrison Actress, The Valley of Decision
40. Dorothy Bond Dorothy Bond Music Department, The Tales of Hoffmann
41. Leonardo Sciascia Leonardo Sciascia Writer, Open Doors
42. Robert Palmer Robert Palmer Self, Deep Blues
43. Buzz Barton Buzz Barton Actor, Human Targets
44. Ruth Springford Ruth Springford Actress, The Changeling
45. Ennio Flaiano Ennio Flaiano Writer,
46. Allen Holubar Allen Holubar Actor, The Health Road Born in San Francisco's Castro District, Allen Holubar was the first of five children of Constantin Josef Holubar and Margaret Allen C. Holubar, who immigrated from Bohemia in 1875 and married Margaret, a Scots woman, in San Francisco (Allen was born at 44 Caselli Ave. in a house that still stands)...
47. Slavko Simic Slavko Simic Actor, Paviljon VI
48. Peggy Chantler Dick Peggy Chantler Dick Writer, A Brand New Life
49. Jan Machulski Jan Machulski Actor, Vabank
50. Goh Misawa Goh Misawa Actor, Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Born in the island of Kyushu, Japan, Misawa had an early successful career as the baritone in a vocal quartet called "the Four Coins." The quartet toured the US for six months in the early '60s as "the Tokyo Four". After the death of a group member in the early '70s, the quartet broke up and Misawa began composing and arranging music as a new career...
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