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1. Dominique Dunne Dominique Dunne Actress, Poltergeist Dominique Dunne was born to a life of privilege in Santa Monica. After her parents' divorce, she moved first to New York, and then to a posh home in Beverly Hills. Upon graduation from high school, Dominique went to the University of Colorado to study acting, leaving after one year to pursue her career...
2. Michael Crichton Michael Crichton Writer, Jurassic Park Michael Crichton was born in Chicago, Illinois, but grew up in Roslyn, New York. His father was a journalist and encouraged him to write and to type. Michael gave up studying English at Harvard University, having become disillusioned with the teaching standards--the final straw came when he submitted...
3. Michelle Nicastro Michelle Nicastro Actress, When Harry Met Sally...
4. Sheree North Sheree North Actress, The Shootist
5. Jacques Tati Jacques Tati Actor, Mr. Hulot's Holiday The comic genius Jacques Tati was born Taticheff, descended from a noble Russian family. His grandfather, Count Dimitri, had been a general in the Imperial Army and had served as military attaché to the Russian Embassy in Paris. His father, Emmanuel Taticheff, was a well-to-do picture framer who conducted his business in the fashionable Rue de Castellane and had taken a Dutch-Italian woman...
6. Paul Eddington Paul Eddington Actor, The Murder at the Vicarage Paul Eddington always shunned personal publicity. He began acting in 1941 as part of ENSA (the British Forces USO). However the Quaker principles to which he always adhered led to him being asked to leave when they realised he was a pacifist and a conscientious objector. He started in the repertory stage in Sheffield and broke into television in the 1950s...
7. Andrew Rooney Andrew Rooney Self, 60 Minutes Andy Rooney grew up in Albany and attended The Albany University and Colgate Academy. In 1941, at the age of 22 he was drafted into the Army and was posted to London. There he began writing for Stars and Stripes, the US armed forces newspaper and later in the war he became one of the first US journalists to report on the Nazi concentration camps...
8. June Thorburn June Thorburn Actress, tom thumb
9. Antonio Margheriti Antonio Margheriti Director, Yor, the Hunter from the Future
10. Cynthia Myers Cynthia Myers Actress, Beyond the Valley of the Dolls Gorgeous and voluptuous 5'3" brunette knockout Cynthia Jeanette Myers was born on September 12, 1950 in Toledo, Ohio. Cynthia was raised by her mother Mary, her grandparents, and various aunts and uncles after her father was killed in a car accident when she was four years old. She had two siblings: sister Tana and brother Lance...
11. Sam Zimbalist Sam Zimbalist Producer, Ben-Hur
12. Sheila Ryan Sheila Ryan Actress, Railroaded!
13. Peter Viertel Peter Viertel Writer, White Hunter Black Heart Peter Viertel, a WWII veteran whose first novel was published to glowing reviews when he was only 18, was born of parents of the European intelligentsia, refugees from Adolf Hitler's Europe. Brought up in Hollywood, in a household where Greta Garbo (his mother's closest friend), Bertolt Brecht Thomas Mann...
14. Eddie Egan Eddie Egan Actor, The French Connection Mr. Egan was the tough-talking New York City police officer whose exploits inspired the Academy Award winning film The French Connection. With partner Sonny Grosso, he managed a 112-pound heroin bust in 1962, one of the biggest in New York's history. Mr. Egan was nicknamed 'Popeye' and was played in The French Connection by Gene Hackman...
15. Merie Earle Merie Earle Actress, Fatso
16. Carol Sobieski Carol Sobieski Writer, Fried Green Tomatoes
17. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Soundtrack, American Gangster
18. Ken Gampu Ken Gampu Actor, The Gods Must Be Crazy Ken Gampu was one of the first black South Africans to be featured in Hollywood films, working alongside such stars as Edward G. Robinson and Burt Lancaster. A former schoolteacher, law clerk and interpreter, he spoke seven native dialects in addition to English and Afrikaans. Discovered by playwright Athol Fugard...
19. Talfryn Thomas Talfryn Thomas Actor, Spearhead from Space: Episode 1
20. Gustav Gustafson Gustav Gustafson Art Department, Cabin Boy
21. Tristram Jellinek Tristram Jellinek Actor, Top Secret!
22. Norman Ferguson Norman Ferguson Animation Department, Fantasia
23. Gabriel Fauré Gabriel Fauré Soundtrack, 28 Days Later... Gabriel-Urbian Faure was born May 12, 1845, in Pamires, Mid-Pyrenees, France. He was the youngest of 6 children born to Toussaint and Marie Faure. From the age of 9 he studied piano and organ with Camille Saint-Saëns at the Ecole Niedermeyer. Saint-Saene encouraged young Faure to play piano music by Franz Liszt...
24. Hans von Borsody Hans von Borsody Actor, A Bridge Too Far
25. Sarah Watt Sarah Watt Director, Look Both Ways
26. David Tree David Tree Actor, Don't Look Now British actor David Tree was a promising talent who came from prime theatre stock as the son of drama critic Alan Leonard Romaine Parsons and stage actress Viola Tree. His mother, in turn, was the daughter of one of England's most heralded classical stage actors of the late 19th century and early 20th century...
27. Stephanie Lawrence Stephanie Lawrence Actress, Buster Best known for her work on stage, Stephanie Lawrence was one of West End's stars. She played Marilyn Monroe in the musical, "Marilyn the Legend", and was the title role in "Evita", after Elaine Paige and Marti Webb. She is perhaps the best-loved "Pearl" in the recordings of "Starlight Express"...
28. Theadora Van Runkle Theadora Van Runkle Costume Designer, The Godfather: Part II
29. Regina Carrol Regina Carrol Actress, Dracula vs. Frankenstein Buxom, lively and attractive blonde bombshell Regina Carrol was a dancer, singer and actress who achieved her greatest enduring cult popularity by appearing in a handful of entertainingly trashy drive-in exploitation features directed by her filmmaker husband Al Adamson. She was born as Regina Gelfan on May 2...
30. Richard Hooker Richard Hooker Writer, MASH U.S. Army physician who recounted his experiences during the Korean War in his 1968 novel "M*A*S*H", and two sequels.
31. Raoul André Raoul André Director, Ces messieurs de la famille
32. Marti Caine Marti Caine Self, Episode #5.5 Britain's clown queen of comedy during the 1980s, Marti Caine's brand of humour combined an appealing dizziness with an endearing vunerability. Often compared to America's Phyllis Diller, she paved the way for women working in British light entertainment, both in nightclubs and in television. Born Lynn Shepherd in Sheffield...
33. Noel Langley Noel Langley Writer, The Wizard of Oz
34. Skip Martin Skip Martin Actor, The Masque of the Red Death Skip Martin was an excellent and underrated British actor who only acted in a handful of movies and TV shows throughout his regrettably sporadic career. He was born as Derek George Horowitz on March 28, 1928 in London, England. Martin made his film debut in Otto Preminger's historical drama "Saint Joan." He was frequently cast in horror pictures...
35. Harry Bernard Harry Bernard Actor, Liberty
36. Betty Balfour Betty Balfour Actress, Champagne
37. Fred 'Sonic' Smith Fred 'Sonic' Smith Soundtrack, Almost Famous
38. David Shaber David Shaber Writer, The Warriors David Shaber taught advanced screenwriting at Columbia University's School of the Arts during the nineties. He had the rare gift of being able to translate his professional experience into a coherent university course - most of the other professors at Columbia at the time were either too academic, or were simply telling stories from their field experience...
39. Carlos Imperial Carlos Imperial Soundtrack, City of God
40. Belle Bennett Belle Bennett Actress, The Iron Mask
41. Walter Szurovy Walter Szurovy Actor, To Have and Have Not Austrian-born Walter Szurovy began his acting career on the Vienna stage, and played in Karlsbad, Iglau, Maehrisch Ostrau and in 1937 at the Theater in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He appeared in various European films: Not a Word About Love (Czech; German title "Kein Wort von Liebe"), Life's Mirror (German; US title "Life's Mirror")...
42. Rufus Collins Rufus Collins Actor, The Hunger
43. Harvey Gates Harvey Gates Writer, Black Dragons
44. Audrey Williams Audrey Williams Composer, Second Fiddle to a Steel Guitar
45. Cus D'Amato Cus D'Amato Self, A.k.a. Cassius Clay
46. James P. Hogan James P. Hogan Director, Bulldog Drummond Escapes
47. Willie Morris Bioff Willie Morris Bioff Uncategorised The very existence of Hollywood as a film capital lies in the fact that the moguls created it as a haven from Edison's east coast patent thugs. Once established, they were determined to keep criminal interlopers out of their collective hair at all costs. They did this through intense internal security and by liberally juicing the Los Angeles Police Department...
48. Sándor Pécsi Sándor Pécsi Actor, The Boys of Paul Street
49. Kuniko Miyake Kuniko Miyake Actress, Tokyo Story
50. Graham Payn Graham Payn Actor, The Italian Job
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