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1. Alan Bates Alan Bates Actor, Zorba the Greek If there was ever an actor whose choice of film projects suggested a pure love of acting rather than an interest in commercial gain, it would have to be Alan Bates. A supremely talented and versatile actor, Bates hasn't attained the stardom of far lesser performers because of his preference for challenging and interesting work and an avoidance of being type-cast...
2. Harry Carey Jr. Harry Carey Jr. Actor, Back to the Future Part III Harry Carey, Jr., had been reliable character actor for decades, mostly in Westerns, before he retired. He is the son of the actor Harry Carey and the actress Olive Carey. He was born on his parents' 1000-acre ranch near Saugus, in the northwestern part of Los Angeles County, which is now next door to Santa Clarita...
3. Hal Ashby Hal Ashby Director, Being There Hal Ashby was born the fourth and youngest child in a Mormon household in Ogden, Utah, on September 2, 1929. His father was a dairy farmer. After a rough childhood that included the divorce of his parents, his father's suicide, his dropping out of high school, getting married and divorced all before he was 19...
4. George Roy Hill George Roy Hill Director, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Combative director George Roy Hill never hit it off with the critics, despite the fact that two of his films -- Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Sting -- had remained among the top ten box office hits by 1976. His work was frequently derided as 'impersonal' or lacking in stylistic trademarks, Andrew Sarris famously referring to it as 'idiosyncratic odious oiliness'...
5. Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael Soundtrack, Goodfellas Award-winning songwriter ("Stardust", "Ole Buttermilk Sky", "Georgia on My Mind"), composer, pianist, actor and singer, educated at Indiana University (LL.B). He played piano in the college bands, and later gave up a law practise for a career in songwriting. He joined ASCAP in 1931, and his chief musical collaborators included Mitchell Parish...
6. Michael McDowell Michael McDowell Writer, Beetlejuice McDowell was born in Enterprise, Alabama. According to his biography in the 1985 edition of Toplin, McDowell lived in Medford, Massachusetts. He also maintained a residence in Hollywood with his sister Ann and adventurer-filmmaker Peter Lake. The biography described a typical day: McDowell "writes in...
7. James Parnell James Parnell Actor, A Sense of Justice
8. Dick Peabody Dick Peabody Actor, Support Your Local Sheriff! He is best remembered for his role of 'Army Private Littlejohn' in the World War II television series, "Combat!" (1962 to 1967). Born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1942, during World War II, he joined the United States Navy, and was discharged in 1945 as an Electronic Technician. Using his GI Bill, he studied electrical engineering at the University of Kansas City...
9. Al Bridge Al Bridge Actor, The Miracle of Morgan's Creek American character actor, a fixture both in Westerns and in the comedies of Preston Sturges. Although frequently billed as "Alan" Bridge, he was born Alfred Morton Bridge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1891 (not as "Alford" Bridge in 1890, as his tombstone erroneously states), he and his sister, future actress Loie Bridge...
10. Hope Newell Hope Newell Actress, The Heroes
11. Pierre Clémenti Pierre Clémenti Actor, Belle de Jour
12. Anna Navarro Anna Navarro Actress, Last Action Hero
13. Jess Oppenheimer Jess Oppenheimer Writer, Lucy Does a TV Commercial Jess Oppenheimer (November 11, 1913 - December 27, 1988) Lucille Ball called Jess Oppenheimer "the brains" behind I Love Lucy, and with good reason. As series creator, producer, and head writer, "Jess was the creative force behind the 'Lucy' show," confirms director William Asher. "He was the field general...
14. Farooq Shaikh Farooq Shaikh Actor, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a television presenter. He was known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989. He returned to acting in films in 2008. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He's acted in serials and shows on television and has performed on stage in famous productions like Tumhari Amrita...
15. Jerzy Kawalerowicz Jerzy Kawalerowicz Director, Quo Vadis
16. Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu Actor, The Vanishing
17. Robert Graham Robert Graham Actor, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
18. Fanny Cradock Fanny Cradock Self, Petits Fours
19. Fox Harris Fox Harris Actor, Repo Man Fox Harris was a marvelously quirky and distinctive character actor who specialized in playing colorful and eccentric supporting roles in offbeat low-budget independent pictures made throughout the 80s. Harris was born on May 3rd, 1936 in Pennsylvania. He frequently appeared in movies directed by both Alex Cox and Fred Olen Ray...
20. David Gruner David Gruner Actor, Cry Help!
21. Jean Inness Jean Inness Actress, Back There
22. Loretta Leversee Loretta Leversee Actress, The Other
23. Helene Stanley Helene Stanley Actress, 101 Dalmatians Dolores Diane (her first stage name) made her film debut at age 14 in Girls' Town, a "B" picture from low-rent PRC, then played a series of juvenile roles at Universal in 1943-45 (sometimes as part of a teen dancing group known as The Jivin' Jacks and Jills). She worked at MGM (where her stage name became Helene Stanley) and elsewhere from 1945-50 and at 20th Century-Fox in 1952...
24. Julián Mateos Julián Mateos Actor, Return of the Seven He studied philosophy in Salamanca but he did not finish the career. Then he went to Barcelona where he studied in the Escuela Superior de Arte Dramatico. His first film was in 1960. He has also worked in TV (TVE, ORTF).
25. Dee Pollock Dee Pollock Actor, Kelly's Heroes
26. Ruocheng Ying Ruocheng Ying Actor, The Last Emperor
27. Vestal Goodman Vestal Goodman Self, When All God's Singers Get Home
28. Ray Cameron Ray Cameron Writer, Bloodbath at the House of Death Ray Cameron McIntyre was also the Father of Billy Cameron McIntyre born 1986 in Los Angeles and Georgina Rose McIntyre born 1992 in Vermont. They lived with their parents in California and New England and after his death returned to London with their Mother. After several years in England they returned to the States where they reside today.
29. Lawrence Cook Lawrence Cook Actor, The Spook Who Sat by the Door
30. Olivier Mathot Olivier Mathot Actor, Captive Women 4
31. Ray Dannis Ray Dannis Actor, The Undertaker and His Pals
32. George Weidler George Weidler Actor, Dimples
33. James Andelin James Andelin Actor, Field of Dreams James Andelin voiceover artist and actor, Andelin landed one of his first radio roles at about age 12 for a show called Skippy, the part led to a long career in Chicago radio, including voiceover parts in Little Orphan Annie and Jack Armstrong. He died of congestive heart failure and emphysema in Chicago, Illinois on December 27, 2006.
34. Hank Garland Hank Garland Soundtrack, Heartbreak Ridge
35. Cardew Robinson Cardew Robinson Actor, Shirley Valentine
36. Benazir Bhutto Benazir Bhutto Self, Our Own Private Bin Laden
37. Norman Schwarzkopf Norman Schwarzkopf Self, Schwarzkopf: How the War Was Won
38. Rita Tuckett Rita Tuckett Actress, Police Academy 3: Back in Training
39. John Morgan Evans John Morgan Evans Actor, Imago
40. Perry Ferguson Perry Ferguson Art Director, Rope
41. Rupert Julian Rupert Julian Director, The Phantom of the Opera As a teenager, Percy Hayes became known for his singing voice and ability to do impressions. But it was after his return from the Boer War in 1902 that stage manager Leo du Chateau convinced him to join a touring theatre company from Sydney; he made his professional stage debut at the Auckland Opera House in 1902...
42. Billie Neal Billie Neal Actress, Down by Law
43. Heinz Kiessling Heinz Kiessling Soundtrack, Whatever Works
44. Priscilla Dean Priscilla Dean Actress, Outside the Law Her parents were both stage actors, so Priscilla Dean began her career as an infant in their productions. She made her film debut at age 14 in a series of one-reelers for Biograph and several other studios. In 1911 she was hired by Universal Pictures and soon gained popularity as the female lead in the comedy series of Eddie Lyons and Lee Moran...
45. Jack Swigert Jack Swigert Self, For All Mankind
46. Jean-Claude Tramont Jean-Claude Tramont Director, All Night Long
47. Edwin H. Knopf Edwin H. Knopf Producer, Mr. Imperium The brother of publisher Alfred Knopf, Edwin H. Knopf began his career in the editorial department of his brother's company. He left the publishing industry in 1920 to try his hand at acting, and appeared in stage productions on Broadway and in Europe. After producing several successful plays, he was brought to Hollywood as a director and screenwriter...
48. Holli Woods Holli Woods Actress, Miscreants
49. Tina Thayer Tina Thayer Actress, Jive Junction
50. Erica Beer Erica Beer Actress, Deep End
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