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1. Richard Briers Richard Briers Actor, Much Ado About Nothing
2. Lee Strasberg Lee Strasberg Actor, The Godfather: Part II Famed acting teacher Lee Strassberg was born in Budzanov, Austria-Hungary (now Budanov, Ukraine). Brought to America as a child, he had a brief acting career, before becoming one of the founders of the Group Theatre in 1931, directing a number of plays there. His greatest influence, however, was through the Actors Studio...
3. Dan O'Herlihy Dan O'Herlihy Actor, RoboCop Irish-born Dan O'Herlihy decided not to follow in his father's footsteps, forsaking the life of an architect in favour of the acting profession. The tall, distinguished-looking university graduate boasted a rich, resonant voice, which enabled him to easily find work in radio plays, as well on the stage...
4. Kathryn Grayson Kathryn Grayson Actress, Show Boat Kathryn Grayson was born Zelma Kathryn Elisabeth Hedrick in Winston-Salem, NC, on February 9, 1922. This pretty, petite brunette with a heart-shaped face was discovered by MGM talent scouts while singing on the radio. The studio quickly signed her to a contract, and she was given acting lessons along and had to pose for countless publicity photos...
5. Paul Stewart Paul Stewart Actor, Citizen Kane Esteemed character actor Paul Stewart had a pair of the coldest orbs in town and made his living for decades playing dark, callous, shiftless villains, including a vast number of mobsters. Not a well-known name per se, he was nevertheless a reliable actor who seemed to have been born for the film noir and gangland crime drama genre with his premature silvery hair...
6. Mindy McCready Mindy McCready Self, I Won't Die for Any Man
7. Joseph Kearns Joseph Kearns Actor, Alice in Wonderland
8. Paul Carr Paul Carr Actor, General Hospital
9. Harold Hunter Harold Hunter Actor, Kids
10. Alfred Newman Alfred Newman Music Department, The King and I
11. Donald Wolfit Donald Wolfit Actor, Lawrence of Arabia One of the great British stage actors of his era Donald Wolfit was noted for his magnificent portrayals of King Lear and Tamburlaine. Yet no actor of his generation was surrounded by more controversy. He was tempermental and difficult to deal with, enraged by criticism and tyrannical with the companies he led...
12. George Marshall George Marshall Director, How the West Was Won George Marshall was a versatile American director, who came to Hollywood to visit his mother and "have a bit of fun". Expelled from Chicago University in 1912, he was an unsettled young man, drifting from job to job, variously employed as a mechanic, newspaper reporter and lumberjack with a logging outfit in Washington State...
13. Lucille Benson Lucille Benson Actress, Duel Lucille Benson was a plump, distinctive, and marvelously quirky character actress with a heavy down-home Southern accent who portrayed an offbeat and enjoyable array of colorful supporting dotty old lady roles in both films and TV shows alike. Benson was born on July 17, 1914 in Scottsboro, Alabama...
14. Sunshine Parker Sunshine Parker Actor, Tremors
15. Kathleen Lockhart Kathleen Lockhart Actress, A Christmas Carol
16. William Gargan William Gargan Actor, The Bells of St. Mary's
17. Shirley Stoler Shirley Stoler Actress, The Deer Hunter Her homely, pudding face was Laughtonesque in style, incapable of warmth much less a smile. It was held up by an immense frame that was both intimidating and foreboding at the same time. In return, it allowed her to play a couple of the most loathsome and terrifying women ever presented on the 70s screen...
18. Nita Naldi Nita Naldi Actress, Blood and Sand Nonna Dooley, the future silent screen star, began her career as a showgirl in a Shubert revue in the Winter Garden, later went on to the famed Ziegfeld Follies. After a successful career on the stage with the Follies, Nita decided to try her hand with films in Hollywood. Her rise to fame was very quick...
19. Peter Schrum Peter Schrum Actor, Terminator 2: Judgment Day Attending a catholic school, Peter "Pete" Schrum realized that he wanted to be an actor. Born in 1934, Peter started doing play acting and drama all over the place. He was enthused to work and loved doing stage. He and lifelong friends vowed to become actors one day. Peter was the only one to uphold the promise...
20. Jerry Fielding Jerry Fielding Composer, The Bad News Bears A three-time Oscar nominee, Jerry Fielding was among the boldest and most experimental of all Hollywood film composers. His music typically utilized advanced compositional procedures, producing dense, often richly dissonant orchestral textures, sometimes flavored with jazz. Fielding's film music career was marked by enduring and rewarding collaborations with Sam Peckinpah...
21. Erik Rhodes Erik Rhodes Actor, Top Hat With his slicked back hair and thin moustache Erik Rhodes arrived in Hollywood to recreate his stage role of Rudolfo Tonetti (which he had performed first on Broadway and then in London, 1932-1933) for the filming of The Gay Divorcee, starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Contrary to his screen image...
22. Jean Servais Jean Servais Actor, Rififi
23. Verree Teasdale Verree Teasdale Actress, A Midsummer Night's Dream Teasdale trained for the stage at the New York School of Expression. Acting on the stage from 1924, and after appearing in the stage play "The Constant Wife" with Ethel Barrymore in 1927, Teasdale was offered a film contract. In films, she often played society wives, the 'other woman' and second leads in comedies...
24. Sheila Raynor Sheila Raynor Actress, A Clockwork Orange
25. Paolo Rigoni Paolo Rigoni Stunts, For Your Eyes Only
26. Molière Molière Writer, Don Juan in Hell Born between January 13 and January 15 of the year 1622, from a 25yo tapestry-maker, Jean Poguelin (who worked for the King of France from 1631), and a 20yo woman, Marie Cresé, in Paris, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin lost his mother when he was 10. From 1638 to 1640, he studied in the Jesuit college of Clermont...
27. Dorothy Gibson Dorothy Gibson Actress, Saved from the Titanic Dorothy Gibson appeared on stage as a singer and dancer in several Broadway and vaudeville productions beginning in 1906, the most important being Charles Frohman's "The Dairymaids" (1907). In 1909 she started posing for commercial artist Harrison Fisher, becoming one of his favorite models. Her image appeared regularly on magazine covers...
28. Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk Soundtrack, Se7en
29. Jimmy Zerda Jimmy Zerda Actor, Kissing Katie Holmes
30. Jack Cole Jack Cole Miscellaneous Crew, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
31. Rita La Roy Rita La Roy Actress, Blonde Venus
32. Bill Cowsill Bill Cowsill Soundtrack, Gate 2: The Trespassers
33. Predrag 'Predjo' Vusovic Predrag 'Predjo' Vusovic Actor, Will Not End Here
34. Tala Birell Tala Birell Actress, Bringing Up Baby Natalie Bierl (1907, Bucharest - Romania; 1958, Landsthul - Germany), nickname Talusha, was born to a German couple, the mother a Baroness of Austrian descent, and the father a Serbian businessman who was temporarily in Bucharest overseeing his company. During WWI she was in Berlin, and studying at a private school...
35. Frank Pettingell Frank Pettingell Actor, Becket
36. Teddy Hart Teddy Hart Actor, After the Thin Man
37. Hal K. Dawson Hal K. Dawson Actor, Libeled Lady
38. Marguerite Roberts Marguerite Roberts Writer, True Grit
39. Ron Brown Ron Brown Actor, Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar
40. Perry Moore Perry Moore Producer, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
41. Michael M. Vendrell Michael M. Vendrell Stunts, The Rock
42. Edward G. Boyle Edward G. Boyle Set Decorator, Some Like It Hot Edward G. Boyle left his family in a small Canadian town to take his chances in Hollywood in the Great Depression. His talent and determination led to many successes. He worked on such films as Gone with the Wind, and the Apartment, for which he won the Academy Award. A favourite of Billy Wilder, he also worked on Some Like it Hot, and many other classic films.
43. Peter Soderbergh Peter Soderbergh Uncategorised
44. Mary Nell Santacroce Mary Nell Santacroce Actress, Not Without My Daughter She was also the director and the motivating force behind DramaTech, the Georgia Tech drama society in the early 1960s. Due to Mary Nell's theatrical connections, the members of DramaTech were invited to be escorts for the celebrities at the re-release of "Gone with the Wind" at Lowe's Theater in Atlanta in 1961...
45. Gregorio Allegri Gregorio Allegri Soundtrack, The Place Beyond the Pines
46. John Griffin John Griffin Self, Suddenly Single
47. Jiddu Krishnamurti Jiddu Krishnamurti Self, Owned & Operated
48. Andrew Downer Andrew Downer Actor, In a Dark, Dark Box...
49. Veijo Pasanen Veijo Pasanen Actor, Pruuno Karppisen sota ja rauha
50. Bob Casale Bob Casale Music Department, Happy Gilmore
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