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1. Lee Van Cleef Lee Van Cleef Actor, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly One of the great movie villains, Clarence Leroy Van Cleef, Jr. was born in Somerville, New Jersey, to Marion Lavinia (Van Fleet) and Clarence LeRoy Van Cleef, Sr. His parents were both of Dutch ancestry. Van Cleef started out as an accountant. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard minesweepers and subchasers during World War II...
2. John Spencer John Spencer Actor, The Rock John was the only son of a lower middle-class family. His father, John Speshock, was a truck driver. His mother, Mildred, was a homemaker and an occasional waitress. He grew up near Paterson, New Jersey, but left at age 16 to attend the Professional Children's School. In 1963, he landed a recurring role on The Patty Duke Show...
3. Sam Bottoms Sam Bottoms Actor, Apocalypse Now
4. Nicol Williamson Nicol Williamson Actor, Spawn Nicol Williamson was an enormously talented actor who was considered by some critics to be the finest actor of his generation in the late 1960s and the 1970s, rivaled only by Albert Finney, whom Williamson bested in the classics. Williamson's 1969 "Hamlet" at the Roundhouse Theatre was a sensation in London...
5. Moses Gunn Moses Gunn Actor, The NeverEnding Story
6. Madlyn Rhue Madlyn Rhue Actress, Operation Petticoat American character actress Madlyn Rhue was one of television's most prolific actresses and has starred in everything from sitcoms to soap operas to drama series and films for nearly 40 years. Her beautiful looks, black/dark brown hair and hazel eyes got her the attention of television producers and she found herself guest starring on such series as Rawhide...
7. Robert Easton Robert Easton Actor, Working Girl
8. Thelma Todd Thelma Todd Actress, Horse Feathers Thelma Todd was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, an industrial city near the New Hampshire state line. She was a lovely child with good academic tendencies, so much so that she decided early on to become a schoolteacher. After high school she went on to college but at her mother's insistence entered several beauty contests (apparently her mother wanted her to be more than just a "schoolmarm")...
9. Silvana Mangano Silvana Mangano Actress, Dune In 1947 she was one of the girls in the Miss Italia contest. Lucia Bose' became "The Queen", and nearby, on the stage of Stresa, were some other future stars of Italian cinema: Gina Lollobrigida Silvana Mangano, Eleonora Rossi Drago and Gianna Maria Canale
10. Roy Edward Disney Roy Edward Disney Self, Most Unlikely Heroes Roy Edward Disney began working for the Walt Disney Company as an assistant film editor on the True-Life Adventure film in 1954. In 1967, he was elected to the Board of Directors of the company. In 1984, he returned to the company as vice chairman of the board, and head of the animation department. On October 16...
11. Roy Brocksmith Roy Brocksmith Actor, Total Recall Roy Brocksmith began his career on the bar at Hap Kuhl's Tavern in his native Quincy, Illinois, at the age of three. As a boy soprano, he performed in churches, schools, and appeared regularly on local radio and television programs. At 16, he taught at the local children's theater. Two years later he married his high-school girlfriend...
12. Richard Warwick Richard Warwick Actor, If....
13. Lynda Wiesmeier Lynda Wiesmeier Actress, Teen Wolf
14. Lillian Disney Lillian Disney Self, Episode #5.36
15. Ray Price Ray Price Soundtrack, The Last Picture Show
16. Dan Frazer Dan Frazer Actor, Deconstructing Harry Son of a bricklayer and ironworker, who was involved in the construction of the Empire State Building, Dan Frazer first acted in local theatre in his rough 'Hell's Kitchen' neighbourhood on the Manhattan West Side. He also benefited from the Federal Theatre Project, funded by the Works Progress Administration after the onset of the Great Depression...
17. Peter Collinson Peter Collinson Director, The Italian Job
18. Alfred Lynch Alfred Lynch Actor, The Hill Alfred Lynch was born in the East End of London in 1931. Born the son of a plumber, he quit school to become a draughtsman's apprentice. After doing his National Service in the Army he began to train as an actor, coming out as a real talent of British cinema with critically acclaimed roles in Coventry and the Royal Court in London...
19. Camille Saint-Saëns Camille Saint-Saëns Soundtrack, Babe Composer chiefly remembered for his symphonic poems -the first of that genre to be written by a Frenchman- and for his opera 'Samson et Dalila'. Notable for his pioneering efforts on behalf of French music, he was also a gifted pianist and organist, and a writer of criticism, poetry, essays, and plays...
20. Douglas Lambert Douglas Lambert Actor, General Hospital
21. Laxmikant Berde Laxmikant Berde Actor, Saajan
22. Grigory Rasputin Grigory Rasputin Uncategorised Gregory Rasputin was one of Russia's most controversial and mysterious figures who posed as a "holy man" and destroyed the political image and reputation of Russia's Emperor Tsar Nicholas II and his family through a series of political manipulations, disgusting scandals and treachery, provoking a huge wave of public anger and helping the communists to prepare the disastrous Russian revolution...
23. Dan Fogelberg Dan Fogelberg Soundtrack, About Schmidt
24. Derek Garth Derek Garth Camera and Electrical Department, The Blues Brothers
25. Eadie Del Rubio Eadie Del Rubio Actress, You Gotta Have Hope
26. Nicolette Larson Nicolette Larson Soundtrack, Twins
27. Angela Clarke Angela Clarke Actress, House of Wax
28. Joey Valentine Joey Valentine Actress, Layout
29. Blue Demon Blue Demon Actor, The Champions of Justice
30. Aileen Pringle Aileen Pringle Actress, Murder at Midnight Aileen Pringle's favorite film was a mid-1920s silent based on a book by Elinor Glyn: Three Weeks, sort of a "Lady Chatterly's Lover". She recalled in a 1980 telephone conversation: "The film was in good taste; some people thought the book was trashy". Anita Loos wrote in "A Girl Like I"...
31. Harland Sanders Harland Sanders Self, Blast-Off Girls
32. C. Carwood Lipton C. Carwood Lipton Self, Points Hardly 22 years of age, C. Carwood Lipton joined the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division in 1942 as a lowly private. He left the Army after World War II having received a battlefield commission to the rank of second lieutenant. In the meanwhile he had joined in the paratroop invasion of bloody Utah Beach in Normandy...
33. Maximo Munzi Maximo Munzi Cinematographer, Love's Enduring Promise
34. Wilhelm Grimm Wilhelm Grimm Writer, Tangled
35. Lew Landers Lew Landers Director, The Raven Rivaling Sam Newfield and William Beaudine as one of the American film industry's most prolific directors, Lew Landers began directing features in the mid-'30s under his real name of Louis Friedlander, but changed it to Lew Landers after several films. His first effort, The Raven, with Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi...
36. Grigori Aleksandrov Grigori Aleksandrov Director, October (Ten Days that Shook the World) Grigori Aleksandrov was a Soviet-Russian filmmaker best known as director of Volga - Volga, Tsirk, and October (Ten Days that Shook the World), as well as co-star in Battleship Potemkin by director Sergei M. Eisenstein. He was born Grigori Vasilyevich Mormonenko on January 23, 1903 in Ekaterinburg, Russia. His father, Vasili Mormonenko...
37. Jennifer Miro Jennifer Miro Actress, The Video Dead
38. Joseph B. Vasquez Joseph B. Vasquez Writer, Hangin' with the Homeboys Born in the South Bronx, the son of two heroin addicts, Joseph Vazquez was 10 months old when his mother left him (and his two older brothers) to be raised by her mother (his father died of a drug overdose in 1985). When he was 12, he began making his own movies, using a relative's Super-8 camera. Awarded a filmmaking degree from City College of New York in 1983...
39. Sylvester Sylvester Soundtrack, Milk
40. Freddie Perren Freddie Perren Soundtrack, Guardians of the Galaxy
41. Karl Struss Karl Struss Cinematographer, The Great Dictator Oscar-winning cinematographer Karl Struss was born on November 30, 1886, in New York City. He became a professional photographer after studying photography with Clarence H. White and became part of the group associated with the great photographer Alfred Stieglitz. His photographs, which he characterized as "pictorial" rather than "fashion"...
42. Caruth C. Byrd Caruth C. Byrd Producer, Hollywood High Part II
43. Jenifer Estess Jenifer Estess Producer, Three Sisters: Searching for a Cure Jenifer Estess was a New York theater producer, diagnosed with A.L.S. in 1997. With her sisters, she founded Project A.L.S. and served as a spokesperson and fundraiser for the first few years of its existence. Her biography and an HBO documentary will be released in early 2004.
44. Riley Hill Riley Hill Actor, The Trial of Billy Jack
45. Paul Castellano Paul Castellano Self, New York Mafia Murders
46. Eloise Taylor Eloise Taylor Actress, Ragtime
47. Billy Streater Billy Streater Actor, Wyatt Earp
48. Horace McCoy Horace McCoy Writer, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
49. José Orjas José Orjas Actor, The Executioner
50. Josh Weston Josh Weston Actor, Deep South: The Big and the Easy, Part 1
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