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1. Leslie Nielsen Leslie Nielsen Actor, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Leslie William Nielsen was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, and raised in Tulita (formerly Fort Norman), Northwest Territories. His mother, Mabel Elizabeth (Davies), was Welsh. His father, Ingvard Eversen Nielsen, was a Danish-born Mountie and a strict disciplinarian. Leslie studied at the Academy of Radio Arts in Toronto before moving on to New York's Neighborhood Playhouse...
2. Christopher George Christopher George Actor, City of the Living Dead Solidly built, boyishly handsome American leading-man, Christopher George was the son of Greek immigrants. Weaned on stories of the legendary Greek heroes, George and his brother Nick (later a prominent fashion photographer) both quit high school to join the Marines. Completing his education after his tour of duty...
3. Rosalind Russell Rosalind Russell Actress, His Girl Friday The middle of seven children, she was named after the S.S. Rosalind at the suggestion of her father, a successful lawyer. After receiving a Catholic school education, she went to the American Academy of Dramatic Art in New York, having convinced her mother that she intended to teach acting. In 1934...
4. Roberto Gómez Bolaños Roberto Gómez Bolaños Writer, La fiesta de la buena vecindad
5. Kenneth Connor Kenneth Connor Actor, Carry on Nurse The son of a naval officer who ran what were called "concert parties", Kenneth Connor made his stage debut at age two, and by 11 was performing in both a solo act and a doubles act with his brother in various revue shows. He later decided to become a serious actor rather than just a revue performer...
6. André Morell André Morell Actor, The Bridge on the River Kwai
7. Bethel Leslie Bethel Leslie Actress, All My Children The daughter of a well-to-do attorney and a socialite, Bethel Leslie was born on August 3, 1929, in New York City. Ms. Leslie was a 15-year-old student at the Brearley School on the Upper East Side when she was discovered by the legendary producer George Abbott, for the Broadway play "Snafu" in 1944...
8. Danny Wells Danny Wells Actor, Magnolia
9. Jeffrey Dahmer Jeffrey Dahmer Self, Serial Killers One of the nation's most notorious serial killers, Jeffrey Dahmer was born and raised in Bath Township, Ohio, a middle-class suburb of Akron. Much has been made of his childhood tendencies - including cases of cruelty to animals - but to outward appearances, at least, he seemed to be a normal child...
10. Lynsey Pow Lynsey Pow Actress, Episode #2.2 Lynsey spent most of her childhood in Scotland before living her teenage years in Somerset, London and Manchester. She then went on to train at Birmingham school of speech and drama hence her ability to do a strong range of accents! Lynsey is now based in London having recently finished a nationwide theatre tour of A Midsummer Night's dream in which she played Titania...
11. Terry Lester Terry Lester Actor, As the World Turns Terry began his acting career while in the Army, and upon completing his service, decided to move to Hollywood to pursue acting. A multi-talented star, he had no problem finding work with his acting, singing and piano playing. After a few bit parts, he found a starring role on Ark II, and was soon courted by '"The Young and the Restless' (1973)' to fill in for departing stars...
12. Trevor Bardette Trevor Bardette Actor, Gun Crazy Wavy-haired, articulate, quietly-spoken Bardette was one of Hollywood's archetypal villains of westerns and cliffhanger serials. He initially aspired to become a mechanical engineer after graduating from Oregon State University in June 1925. However, by the late 1920's, he had changed his name from Terva Gaston Hubbard to Trevor Bardette and embarked on a brief...
13. Bunta Sugawara Bunta Sugawara Actor, Spirited Away
14. Jeanne Bates Jeanne Bates Actress, Eraserhead Jeanne Bates began her acting career while a student at San Mateo Junior College, appearing on radio soap operas in San Francisco. She played the lead in an airwave mystery series, Lew X. Lansworth's "Whodunit" (Bates' scream was the show's "signature"), which became so successful that it (and Bates) moved to Hollywood in 1941...
15. Thabang Sidloyi Thabang Sidloyi Actor, The Good Man
16. Karyn Kupcinet Karyn Kupcinet Actress, The Case of the Capering Camera
17. Roy Barcroft Roy Barcroft Actor, Oklahoma! After serving in World War I, Roy Barcroft spent most of the 1920s and early 1930s moving from job to job. It was in the 1930s, after he moved to California with his wife, that he found his calling while acting in amateur theatrical productions. In 1937 he was appearing in bit parts in various genres...
18. Guy Marks Guy Marks Actor, Munroe Guy Marks was arguably not a career actor but rather a topnotch entertainer who dabbled in acting. In this case it is the quality, not the quantity, of his work that merits him a place among the great character actors. He was better known as a stand-up comic and world-class impressionist. No one could steal a scene or a show like the fabulous Mr...
19. Joan Bartlett Joan Bartlett Self, Episode dated 9 November 1958
20. Bob Baker Bob Baker Special Effects, Close Encounters of the Third Kind
21. Ryan Knight Ryan Knight Producer, All About Oscar
22. Don Rhymer Don Rhymer Writer, Rio
23. Molly Weir Molly Weir Actress, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
24. Vilho Siivola Vilho Siivola Actor, The Unknown Soldier
25. Mali Finn Mali Finn Casting Director, The Matrix
26. Danny Lee Danny Lee Special Effects, Bonnie and Clyde
27. Garry Moore Garry Moore Self, The Garry Moore Show
28. Tamara De Treaux Tamara De Treaux Actress, Ghoulies
29. Tony Kendall Tony Kendall Actor, Return of the Evil Dead The handsome and charismatic Tony Kendall was born Luciano Stella on August 22, 1936 in Rome, Italy. Kendall started his career in show business as a model for Italian Fumetti, which are comics done in photographs. Tony made his film debut using his birth name in 1957. He subsequently changed his name to Tony Kendall after Vittorio De Sica suggested that he do so...
30. Washington Irving Washington Irving Writer, Sleepy Hollow
31. Gunnar Hellström Gunnar Hellström Director, Zorn
32. Charles Meredith Charles Meredith Actor, The Big Trees Actor Charles Meredith had the requisite good looks to become a popular silent film leading man. Tall, dark and exceedingly good-looking with distinctive high-parted hair, he played opposite Blanche Sweet, Mary Miles Minter, Florence Vidor, Katherine MacDonald, and other top stars of the day in both romantic drama and comedies...
33. Gilles Carle Gilles Carle Director, Les Plouffe Advertising studies at the Ecole des Beaux-arts de Montreal. Start the book edition company 'Les Editions de l'hexagone' with the poet Gaston Miron where he wrote litterature and cinema's reviews. In 1955, he began working in graphic arts at Radio-Canada still writing reviews in some newspaper. He is engaged as a researcher at the Office national du film du Canada in 1960...
34. Gregg Barton Gregg Barton Actor, The Man from Laramie
35. Arthur Jensen Arthur Jensen Actor, Det levende miljø
36. Giorgos Foundas Giorgos Foundas Actor, Never on Sunday
37. Georgia Burke Georgia Burke Actress, The Cool World
38. Enid Blyton Enid Blyton Writer, The Famous Five: Five on a Treasure Island
39. Frances Nero Frances Nero Actress, Don't Forget the Motorcity
40. Jim Drum Jim Drum Actor, Sssssss
41. Charity Grace Charity Grace Actress, Alcohol and Old Lace
42. Georges Marchal Georges Marchal Actor, Belle de Jour Georges Marchal was one of the most important lead actors in French cinema in the '50s, together with Jean Marais. He was the lead in various costume dramas and swashbuckling films before taking part in some of the films of Luis Buñuel, a close friend of his. He retired in 1989.
43. Malcolm Bradbury Malcolm Bradbury Writer, Cold Comfort Farm
44. Billy Kearns Billy Kearns Actor, Purple Noon
45. Jack Concannon Jack Concannon Actor, Brian's Song Jack ConCannon played Quarterback in the NFL for the Philadelphia Eagles, who made him their second round draft pick in the 1964 college draft, from (1964-66), Chicago Bears (1967-71), and was out of the NFL for two years before playing with the Green Bay Packers in 1974, and finishing his career with the Detriot Lions in 1975...
46. José Isbert José Isbert Actor, The Executioner He debuted in theater when he was 19 years old and later he worked in the company of the Lara theater where he played as a first actor during 16 years. He participated in a short in 1912 but his cinematographic career mostly began on the 30s, working more in cinema than in theater in the 40s and later on...
47. Vittorio De Seta Vittorio De Seta Director, Un uomo a metà
48. Jon Dodson Jon Dodson Actor, The Wizard of Oz Jon Dodson's association with The King's Men quartet was his primary profession, beginning in 1930. From 1934 to 1937 The King's Men ('Ken Darby', Arranger & Bass; Rad Robinson, Baritone; Jon Dodson, Lead Tenor; Bud Linn, Top Tenor) were a feature of the Paul Whiteman Orchestra on RCA records and the Kraft Music Hall...
49. Jack 'Tiny' Lipson Jack 'Tiny' Lipson Actor, Flash Gordon
50. Helen Alexander Helen Alexander Actress, The Gangster
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