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1. Richard Pryor Richard Pryor Writer, Richard Pryor: Live in Concert Highly influential, and always controversial, African-American actor/comedian who was equally well known for his colorful language during his live comedy shows, as for his fast paced life, multiple marriages and battles with drug addiction. He has been acknowledged by many modern comic artist's as a key influence on their careers...
2. Marie Windsor Marie Windsor Actress, General Hospital A product of Marysvale, Utah, Marie Windsor attended Brigham Young University and trained for the stage under Maria Ouspenskaya before she began playing leading roles in B pictures in the late 1940s. Her best work was in the "film noir" category, most notably her role as the manipulative, double-crossing...
3. Edward D. Wood Jr. Edward D. Wood Jr. Writer, Plan 9 from Outer Space Hacks are nothing new in Hollywood. Since the beginning of the Hollywood film industry, thousands of untalented people come to Los Angeles to try to make it big, (artists, writers, producers, directors, actors, etc.), but who end up exploiting others for money and also use his or her self-taught creative ability or training which leads to the production of dull...
4. Richard S. Castellano Richard S. Castellano Actor, The Godfather Bronx born, stocky Italian-American actor who only appeared in a handful of films, yet earned some degree of immortality for his role as the loyal Corleone capo "Peter Clemenza" teaching Al Pacino how to shoot a crooked police captain in the iconic gangster film The Godfather. He was originally a construction company manager...
5. Rossana Podestà Rossana Podestà Actress, 7 uomini d'oro
6. Eve McVeagh Eve McVeagh Actress, High Noon Eve McVeagh was an American actress of film, television, stage, and radio. Born in Ohio, McVeagh moved to Los Angeles in 1923, where she started acting in theater in her teens. McVeagh's film and television career spanned 41 years, and stage career 52 years. McVeagh's roles included leading and supporting parts but she was a fixture in smaller character roles...
7. Mary Jackson Mary Jackson Actress, The Exorcist III One of those strikingly familiar matrons you just can't place, character actress Mary Jackson is probably best known for her recurring role as one of the delightfully eccentric bootlegging sisters, "Miss Emily" Baldwin, on the series The Waltons that ran for nine seasons. She was born November 22...
8. Susan Cabot Susan Cabot Actress, The Wasp Woman Susan Cabot was born in Boston and raised in a series of eight foster homes. She attended high school in Manhattan, where she took an interest in dramatics and joined the school dramatic club. Later, while trying to decide between a career in music or art, she illustrated children's books during the day and sang at Manhattan's Village Barn at night...
9. Ann Dvorak Ann Dvorak Actress, Scarface Ann Dvorak was the daughter of silent film star Anna Lehr and silents director Edwin McKim. She entered films at the start of sound, as a dance instructor for the lavish MGM musicals. She came to international prominence in Scarface with Paul Muni, but often complained about the lack of quality of her films...
10. Paul Richards Paul Richards Actor, Beneath the Planet of the Apes
11. Dakota Culkin Dakota Culkin Art Department, Lost Soul
12. Shirley Hemphill Shirley Hemphill Actress, What's Happening!!
13. Sean McClory Sean McClory Actor, Them! Sean McClory was born in Dublin, Ireland, but spent his early life in Galway. He was the son of Hugh Patrick, an architect and civil engineer, and Mary Margaret Ball, who had been a model. Sean decided to become an actor and joined Dublin's renowned Abbey Theater (also known as the National Theater of Ireland...
14. Otis Redding Otis Redding Soundtrack, Forrest Gump
15. Ashok Kumar Ashok Kumar Actor, Chhoti Si Baat Ashok Kumar was one of India's most famous actors from before to after its independence from the UK. As a young assistant to Bengali film-maker Himanshu Rai, he got his start in acting by accident when he volunteered to substitute for the lead actor, Jeevan Naya, who fell ill before production on the film Achhut Kanya was to start...
16. Robin Hughes Robin Hughes Actor, Dial M for Murder
17. Marla English Marla English Actress, Voodoo Woman Marla English was born Marlene Gaile English in San Diego, Califonia on January 4, 1934. She was the daughter of Bertha Lenore and Arthur H. English, and Marla was the nickname given to her by friends of the family who took care of her when her mother fell ill in 1939. She began modeling at the age of 12...
18. Ed Grady Ed Grady Actor, The Notebook
19. Henri Vidal Henri Vidal Actor, The Gates of Paris
20. Darren Robinson Darren Robinson Self, Krush Groove
21. Jasmine Shaye Jasmine Shaye Self, CandyGirl Video: Sugar Rush
22. Bill Morey Bill Morey Actor, Brainstorm
23. Elizabeth Harrower Elizabeth Harrower Writer, Days of Our Lives Betty Louise Foss was born during the final days of World War I in Alameda, California as the country plagued by a flu epidemic. Within six weeks, her mother died, her father had a nervous breakdown, and relatives passed her care around. As babies were thought to draw the deadly flu, Betty was eventually...
24. Faron Young Faron Young Soundtrack, Walk the Line
25. Álvaro Zermeño Álvaro Zermeño Actor, Enemigos a muerte Alvaro Zermeno (1935-1987). Born in Guadalajara Jalisco and died at the age of 52 years in the capital of Mexico. Actor and singer began his career in Mexican cinema in 1961 in the movie "Juramento De Sangre"(Blood Oath)" next to Jaime Fernandez. He shot a total of 49 films. In the 60's his films were very entertaining and commercial ventures...
26. Roy Webb Roy Webb Composer, Notorious Trained in classical music at Columbia University, Webb worked on Broadway by the time he was in his mid-20's, not only composing incidental music, but co-writing original plays with his older brother, the director Kenneth S. Webb. By 1923, he worked as conductor/arranger on hit shows like "Music Box Revue" and "Stepping Stones"...
27. Patrick O'Moore Patrick O'Moore Actor, Sahara
28. Ian MacNaughton Ian MacNaughton Director, Monty Python's Flying Circus
29. Leigh Harline Leigh Harline Composer, Pinocchio Academy Award-winning composer (score, Pinocchio (1940), conductor, songwriter ("When You Wish Upon a Star" [Academy award, Best Song, 1940) and arranger Leigh Harine was educated at the University of Utah. He was a music student of J. Spencer Cornwall. He arranged the first transcontinental broadcast from Los Angeles in 1932...
30. Vida Jerman Vida Jerman Actress, Sophie's Choice
31. Joseph Heller Joseph Heller Writer, Catch-22 Joseph Heller was born May 1, 1923, in the Coney Island section of New York City. He is best known for his 1961 novel 'Catch-22', whose title gave the English language a new phrase for a no-win situation. The situation was that of protagonist Yossarian, who claims that he is too crazy to fly any more bombing missions...
32. Gary Webb Gary Webb Writer, Kill the Messenger
33. Rick Danko Rick Danko Music Department, The Last Waltz
34. Lex Goudsmit Lex Goudsmit Actor, Flip de tovenaarsleerling
35. Luigi Pirandello Luigi Pirandello Writer, Kaos
36. Paul Rauch Paul Rauch Producer, The Young and the Restless
37. Ronald Edgeworth Ronald Edgeworth Composer, Raw Deal
38. William V. Mong William V. Mong Actor, The Grudge
39. Eugene McCarthy Eugene McCarthy Self, Countdown to Looking Glass Eugene McCarthy, the U.S. Senator from Minnesota whose maverick anti-war Presidential campaign in 1968 toppled Lyndon Johnson from power, was born on March 29, 1916, in the small town of Watkins, Minnesota. He took degrees from St. John's University (Collegeville, Minnesota) and the University of Minnesota before becoming a teacher...
40. Ron Pearson Ron Pearson Actor, Perfect Summer
41. Fernando García Morcillo Fernando García Morcillo Composer, La semana del asesino
42. Eric Cleworth Eric Cleworth Animation Department, The AristoCats
43. Joan Gardner Joan Gardner Actress, Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town Screenwriter, songwriter, actress, author and composer, educated at Los Angeles Community College. She began working in films in 1946, worked in television for seven years, and later joined the UPA studios. Joining ASCAP in 1964, her chief musical collaborators included Adelade Halpern, and her popular-song compositions included "Learnin' to Rock"...
44. Philip MacDonald Philip MacDonald Writer, Rebecca British novelist Philip MacDonald was born in London, England, in 1901. His grandfather was the Scottish novelist George MacDonald. As a young man Philip was an excellent horseman; prior to World War I he trained horses bought from Argentina for the British army, and when war broke out he enlisted in the army and was posted to a cavalry unit in Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq)...
45. Damon Runyon Damon Runyon Writer, Guys and Dolls Born out of wedlock in Manhattan, Kansas, but grew up in Denver. A close friend of fellow New York sportswriter--and former western gunfighter--William Barclay 'Bat' Masterson, who knew the Runyan family in Denver. In the late teens and early 1920s both Ed Sullivan and Walter Winchell worked as Runyon's leg men. Buried in New York's Woodlawn Cemetery.
46. Christian Schrøder Christian Schrøder Actor, Loppen
47. Denis Sanders Denis Sanders Director, Elvis: That's the Way It Is Filmmaker Denis Sanders was born on January 21, 1929 in New York City. Denis studied film at the University of California. In 1954 Sanders won an Academy Award for Best Short Subject for his masters' thesis student project "A Time Out of War." Denis and his brother Terry Sanders collaborated on the...
48. William A. Poulsen William A. Poulsen Actor, Another Thin Man
49. Fidel Garriga Fidel Garriga Actor, Licence to Kill
50. Gilbert Pratt Gilbert Pratt Director, Mud and Sand
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