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1. Andy Devine Andy Devine Actor, Stagecoach Rotund comic character actor of American films. Born Andrew Vabre Devine in Flagstaff, Arizona, the later-to-be Rotund comic character actor was raised in nearby Kingman, Arizona, the son of Irish-American hotel operator Thomas Devine and his wife Amy. Devine was an able athlete as a student and actually played semi-pro football under a phony name (Jeremiah Schwartz...
2. Richard Bright Richard Bright Actor, The Godfather: Part II Fair complexioned, cold-eyed actor Richard Bright has notched up an impressive array of character performances of often shifty, or deadly characters on the wrong side of the law. First came to attention as a burglar in the engrossing The Panic in Needle Park, and then followed it the following year playing a slick con artist hustling naive Ali MacGraw for the bank robbery loot in The Getaway...
3. Noam Pitlik Noam Pitlik Director, The Puppet Master
4. Elspet Gray Elspet Gray Actress, Four Weddings and a Funeral
5. Dale Earnhardt Dale Earnhardt Self, BASEketball Born in Kannapolis, North Carolina in 1951 (for many years he claimed he'd been born in 1952) Ralph Dale Earnhardt was the most controversial competitor in the history of motorsports, who transcended this controversy to become an icon in racing. Taking after his father, Carolina short tracker Ralph Earnhardt...
6. Malcolm Tierney Malcolm Tierney Actor, Braveheart
7. Robert Rossen Robert Rossen Writer, The Hustler
8. Jack Lambert Jack Lambert Actor, The Killers American character actor specializing in tough guys and heavies. A native of Yonkers, New York, he worked on the Broadway stage and then became an increasingly familiar figure in Westerns and crime dramas after World War II. Although almost as familiar a presence in films as his contemporaries Warren Oates...
9. Maggie McNamara Maggie McNamara Actress, The Cardinal Maggie McNamara -- with her brown hair in a ponytail -- arrives in Rome in Three Coins in the Fountain expecting great things to happen. Petite and slender, she looks almost like a schoolgirl in her prim blue suit. She is bright and vivacious and goes for what she wants -- a proposal from "Prince Dino De Cessi" played by Louis Jourdan...
10. Alain Robbe-Grillet Alain Robbe-Grillet Writer, Last Year at Marienbad Born in Brest, France, in 1922, Alain Robbe-Grillet initially studied mathematics and biology. He graduated from the Paris-based Institut National Agronomique (National Institute of Agronomy) in 1945 and embarked on a career of scientific research in the tropics and in France. Then at age 30 he decided to change the direction of his career and concentrate on the thorny problem of literature...
11. Matt Mattox Matt Mattox Actor, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
12. Louis Wolheim Louis Wolheim Actor, All Quiet on the Western Front It was Lionel Barrymore who gave Louis Wolheim (Cornell '07) his start as an actor. Wolheim had had his face more or less smashed in and his nose nicely fractured while playing on a scrub Cornell football team. Later as a Cornell Instructor he found life none too easy. He had worked off and on as an extra in the Wharton studio but never received much attention...
13. Jacqueline Hill Jacqueline Hill Actress, An Unearthly Child Born in 17 December 1929, Jacqueline Hill trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and made her stage debut in London's West End in "The Shrike." Many more roles followed, including, on TV, "Shop Window", "Fabian of the Yard" and "An Enemy of the People." It was around this time that she married top director Alvin Rakoff...
14. Monte Blue Monte Blue Actor, Key Largo Stalwart, durable Monte Blue, a romantic leading man of the silent days, was born January 11, 1887, as Gerard Monte Blue (some sources indicate 1890, but his mother's application for his admission to the Soldier's and Sailor's Orphan's Home lists his birth date as January 11, 1887). Various sources have reported his first name as George or Gerald...
15. Jean Rouch Jean Rouch Director, Chronicle of a Summer
16. Byrne Piven Byrne Piven Actor, Being John Malkovich
17. Natalia Borisova Natalia Borisova Actress, The Party
18. Kathleen Hite Kathleen Hite Writer, Rebel Ranger Kathleen Hite began her long and successful career in radio and television following her graduation from the University of Wichita in 1938; she worked at Wichita radio station KANS from 1943-1950. She then moved to California and was hired as a secretary at CBS. She was eventually hired as the network's first female staff writer...
19. Peter Halliday Peter Halliday Actor, The Remains of the Day
20. Johnny PayCheck Johnny PayCheck Self, Episode #4.18 To many of his fans, country music singer Johnny PayCheck was the epitome of the hell-raising outlaw singer. He was known as much for his string of classic country hits as he was for his scrapes with the law. Born Donald Eugene Lytle on May 31, 1938, in Greenfield, Ohio, PayCheck began his career playing in backing bands for George Jones...
21. Nelson Frazier Jr. Nelson Frazier Jr. Actor, King of the Ring
22. Franz Marischka Franz Marischka Director, Laß jucken, Kumpel!
23. Bonar Bain Bonar Bain Actor, Draw!
24. Pit Dernitz Pit Dernitz Uncategorised
25. Joel Silberg Joel Silberg Director, Lambada
26. Nirmal Pandey Nirmal Pandey Actor, Bandit Queen
27. Jack Tornek Jack Tornek Actor, Bombs and Banknotes
28. Jack Brodsky Jack Brodsky Producer, Romancing the Stone
29. Nathaniel Shilkret Nathaniel Shilkret Music Department, Swing Time
30. Derrick De Marney Derrick De Marney Actor, The Girl Was Young Derrick de Marney was born in London in September 1906 of Irish and French ancestry. He acted in repertory theatre from 1922, hit the London stage four years later and began in films by 1928. During the 1930's, he worked primarily under contract at Alexander Korda's Denham Studios. A handsome and versatile leading actor...
31. Frank Ross Frank Ross Writer, The More the Merrier
32. Charles Trenet Charles Trenet Soundtrack, Finding Nemo
33. Clare Kelly Clare Kelly Actress, Georgy Girl
34. Kerry Von Erich Kerry Von Erich Actor, Problem Child Kerry Adkisson was born on February 3, 1960, to Jack and Doris Adkisson. Jack was a wrestler, so most of Jack's children followed in his footsteps (one child, Jack Adkisson, Jr., tragically died in 1959 from electrocution). Kerry was a standout discus thrower at University of Houston, and actually held the SWC discus record; coincidentally...
35. Giustino Durano Giustino Durano Actor, Life Is Beautiful
36. Ric Waite Ric Waite Cinematographer, Footloose
37. John Bailey John Bailey Actor, The Night Won't Talk
38. Josef Meinrad Josef Meinrad Actor, Sissi
39. James J. Corbett James J. Corbett Self, James J. Corbett; or, How Championships Are Won and Lost Considered the originator of modern boxing, Corbett became world heavyweight champ in one of the biggest upsets ever when he embarrassed the 30 pound heavier legend John L. Sullivan (1892). The handsome San Francisco bank clerk immediately had a play written for him ("Gentleman Jack"), and crossed the U.S...
40. Panos Papadopulos Panos Papadopulos Actor, For a Few Dollars More
41. Pat Henry Pat Henry Self, Episode #6.18
42. Catherine Jourdan Catherine Jourdan Actress, Le Samouraï
43. Tina Carver Tina Carver Actress, From Hell It Came Smoky-voiced, sultry Tina Carver began her career on the post-war stages of Germany and France. Having married an Indiana academic who served the High Commission for Occupied Germany in a legal capacity, her acting opportunities were confined to entertaining troops under the auspices of the Special Services...
44. Martin Luther Martin Luther Soundtrack, Shenandoah Martin Luther was the founder of the Lutheran Church in the 16th Century. As a composer he also wrote such well known Christian hymns as "A Mighty Fortess Is Our God".
45. Louise Keaton Louise Keaton Actress, Palooka from Paducah
46. Tor Isedal Tor Isedal Actor, The Virgin Spring
47. Frank Costello Frank Costello Self, Kefauver Investigation Frank Costello was born Francisco Castiglia in Cosenza, Italy, in 1891. His family moved to New York, and as a young man he joined the local Mafia gang. When the "Castellamarese War" between gang bosses Giuseppe Masseria and Salvatore Maranzano ended, Costello was one of the few who were held in high respect...
48. Leslie Norman Leslie Norman Director, X: The Unknown Leslie Norman began his career as a 14-year-old in the laboratories and editorial rooms of Warner Brothers Teddington Studios. He worked his way up from sweeping cutting-room floors to supervising editor and then assistant director. After military service he joined Ealing, where he became involved in their Australian operation...
49. Michael David Morrison Michael David Morrison Actor, As the World Turns
50. Stewart East Stewart East Actor, The Golden Toad
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