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1. Madeline Kahn Madeline Kahn Actress, Young Frankenstein Madeline Kahn was born Madeline Gail Wolfson on September 29, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts, to Freda (Goldberg) and Bernard B. Wolfson, a garment manufacturer. She was of Russian Jewish descent. Madeline began her acting career in high school and went on to university where she trained as an opera singer and starred in several campus productions...
2. Glenn Quinn Glenn Quinn Actor, Dr. Giggles Quinn was born in Dublin, Ireland, and moved to the United States with his mother and two sisters in 1988. His first role was as a pool shark in the Richard Marx video Satisfied. He later landed a major role in the John Travolta film Shout, where he shared a screen kiss with Gwyneth Paltrow...
3. David Hemmings David Hemmings Actor, Gladiator David Hemmings, one of the great English cinema icons of the 1960s, was born in Guildford, Surrey, on November 18, 1941, to a cookie merchant and his wife. He was educated at Glyn College, Epsom, but while still a child, Hemmings made his first forays into the world of entertainment. An accomplished singer...
4. Ruth White Ruth White Actress, To Kill a Mockingbird
5. Richard Todd Richard Todd Actor, Asylum British leading man who achieved some success in American films, as well. Born in Ireland as the son of a British officer, Todd grew up in Devon and attended Shrewsbury Public School. His interest in theatre led him to small roles in stock in England and Scotland, following which he helped found the Dundee Repertory Theatre in 1939...
6. Scott Weiland Scott Weiland Soundtrack, Fantastic Four
7. Maria Perschy Maria Perschy Actress, General Hospital Gorgeous and appealing brunette knockout Herta-Maria Perschy was born on September 23, 1938, in Eisenstadt, Burgenland, Austria. Maria moved to Vienna at age 17 to study acting at the prestigious Max Reinhardt Seminar. After finishing her education in Vienna, Perschy moved to Germany for further training and began her career acting in German comedies in the mid-'50s (her teacher...
8. John Archer John Archer Actor, Destination Moon Born Ralph Bowman, the future film and TV star moved to California with his family when he was five; he attended Hollywood High and the University of Southern California. He first set his sights on a job behind the camera, taking a cinematography course at USC, but then couldn't even land an entry-level position...
9. Mary Nash Mary Nash Actress, The Philadelphia Story When her Hollywood career began in 1934, Mary Nash was already a veteran performer, having appeared in vaudeville and on Broadway. Following a brief appearance as a dancer in 1904, she joined Ethel Barrymore in a 1905 off- Broadway production, 'Alice-Sit-by-the-Fire'. This was followed by 'Captain Jinks' and 'The Silver Box' with the same company...
10. Maria Ouspenskaya Maria Ouspenskaya Actress, Love Affair The daughter of a lawyer, Ouspenskaya studied singing at the Warsaw Conservatory and acting at Adasheff's School of the Drama in Moscow. She received her practical training as an actress touring in the Russian provinces. She later joined the Moscow Art Theatre. It was here that she first worked under the direction of the great Konstantin Stanislavski...
11. James O'Hara James O'Hara Actor, The Quiet Man
12. Robert Louis Stevenson Robert Louis Stevenson Writer, Treasure Planet
13. Melvin Williams Melvin Williams Actor, Moral Midgetry
14. Ellen Drew Ellen Drew Actress, Isle of the Dead Talented Missouri-born Ellen Drew was born Esther Loretta Ray in 1915, the daughter of an Irish barber. She worked various jobs (accountant, salesgirl) to support her family until her fresh-faced good looks and high-wattage smile earned her a couple of beauty pageant trophies. Encouraged to try her luck in Hollywood...
15. Elizabeth Glaser Elizabeth Glaser Miscellaneous Crew, And the Band Played On
16. Dev Anand Dev Anand Actor, Guide Dev Anand was born as Dharam Dev on September 26, 1923, in the Punjabi-speaking Anand family, son to Advocate Pishorimal, younger brother to Chetan and Manmohan, and senior to Vijay. He had one sister, Sheela, who was subsequently married in the Kapur family, and gave birth to actor/film-maker, Shekhar Kapur; two daughters...
17. Klaus Löwitsch Klaus Löwitsch Actor, The Marriage of Maria Braun
18. Helen Travolta Helen Travolta Actress, Saturday Night Fever
19. Jimmy Jewel Jimmy Jewel Actor, The Krays
20. Sam Gilman Sam Gilman Actor, One-Eyed Jacks
21. Colin McKean Colin McKean Miscellaneous Crew, A Mighty Wind
22. Ping Ou Wei Ping Ou Wei Actor, The Way of the Dragon
23. Ronald Hunter Ronald Hunter Actor, Along Came Polly
24. Kay Elliot Kay Elliot Actress, I, Mudd
25. Scatman John Scatman John Soundtrack, BASEketball
26. C. Henry Gordon C. Henry Gordon Actor, Scarface Although he occasionally played honest police officials or army officers, New York-born C. Henry Gordon excelled at playing oily, duplicitous villains, whether gangsters, businessmen or evil rulers. Among the many evildoers he portrayed, his most memorable would have to be the murderous Surat Khan, who massacred prisoners...
27. George Lynn George Lynn Actor, The Great Dictator
28. Larry Rickles Larry Rickles Producer, Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project
29. George Murcell George Murcell Actor, Cutthroat Island
30. Jun Fukuda Jun Fukuda Director, Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla
31. Anne Francine Anne Francine Actress, Crocodile Dundee Anne Francine was best known for her stage portrayal of the flamboyant Vera Charles in "Mame". She played the role--her favorite--both on Broadway and in touring productions. Her long and successful career began in the nightclubs. She made her professional debut in New York at the elegant Coq Rouge...
32. Herman Meckler Herman Meckler Actor, Amadeus
33. Jeroen Willems Jeroen Willems Actor, Ocean's Twelve
34. Hans Leibelt Hans Leibelt Actor, The Punch Bowl
35. Valerie White Valerie White Actress, Travels with My Aunt
36. Prem Narayan Arora Prem Narayan Arora Director, Dil Daulat Duniya
37. Giulio Questi Giulio Questi Director, Django Kill... If You Live, Shoot!
38. Elaine Kaufman Elaine Kaufman Self, Morning Glory
39. Miki Morita Miki Morita Actor, Bulldog Drummond's Revenge
40. Jack Laird Jack Laird Writer, The High Graders
41. Noel Trevarthen Noel Trevarthen Actor, Dusty
42. James Ray James Ray Actor, She's Having a Baby
43. Tami Mauriello Tami Mauriello Actor, On the Waterfront
44. Hoyt Curtin Hoyt Curtin Music Department, The Swimming Pool
45. John Epper John Epper Actor, The Scalphunters
46. Bud Bostwick Bud Bostwick Actor, Jade
47. Danny Dukes Danny Dukes Actor, First Time Swallows Vol. 2
48. Auguste Renoir Auguste Renoir Thanks, Escalier C Pierre-Auguste Renior was born on February 25, 1841, in Limoges, France. His father was a tailor and his mother was a dressmaker. In 1845 his family moved to Paris and settled near the Louvre Museum. There young Renoir had his first experience with art. From age 13 he became an apprentice painter in a porcelain factory...
49. Howard West Howard West Producer, Man on the Moon Howard West was born in New York City and graduated from Long Island University with a degree in business administration. After serving in the Army, West joined the William Morris Agency and subsequently became a theatrical agent. He eventually moved to the Los Angeles office of the agency where he represented writers...
50. Emmett 'Babe' Wallace Emmett 'Babe' Wallace Actor, The Black Network Truly a Renaissance man, Emett Babe Wallace, born 1909 in Brooklyn, N.Y., is the epitome of a "show-biz" person. After becoming a bouncer for Harlem's Savoy Ballroom at age 19, he went on to eventually perform as a singer there. He also performed in the most noted venues worldwide; including Small's Paradise...
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