1-50 of 325 names.

Sort by: STARmeter▲ | A-Z | Height | Birth Date | Death Date
1. Ian Richardson Ian Richardson Actor, Dark City A classical actor (and founding member in 1960 of the Royal Shakespeare Company), Richardson earned international fame as the villainous Francis Urquart in the BBC television trilogy, "House of Cards." Uttered in a cut-glass accent, the Machiavellian Prime Minister's sly "You might well think that ...
2. David Wayne David Wayne Actor, The Andromeda Strain His father was an insurance executive; his mother died when he was four. He attended Western Michigan University then worked as a statistician in Cleveland where he joined a Shakespeare repertory company. Two years later he had a minor role in "The American Way" in New York. He was rejected by the army in World War II but volunteered as an ambulance driver in North Africa...
3. George 'Gabby' Hayes George 'Gabby' Hayes Actor, Blue Steel American character actor, the most famous of Western-movie sidekicks of the 1930s and 1940s. He was born May 7, 1885, the third of seven children, in the Hayes Hotel (owned by his father) in the tiny hamlet of Stannards, New York, on the outskirts of Wellsville, New York. Hayes was the son of hotelier and oil-production manager Clark Hayes...
4. Robert DoQui Robert DoQui Actor, RoboCop Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Robert DoQui was born in 1934 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. He attended Langston University on a music scholarship and was a member of the popular singing group, "The Langstonaires". Following a four-year stint in the U.S. Air Force, DoQui went to New York to pursue a career in show business...
5. Mary LaRoche Mary LaRoche Actress, Run Silent Run Deep
6. Phil Brown Phil Brown Actor, Star Wars Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Phil Brown was the son of a doctor whose work took the family all around the country. After majoring in dramatics at Stanford University, Brown played some of his earliest stage roles as part of New York's Group Theatre. When it folded, he and other Group Theatre vets headed to Hollywood...
7. Robert F. Colesberry Robert F. Colesberry Producer, K-PAX
8. Fyodor Dostoevsky Fyodor Dostoevsky Writer, The Double Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky was born on November 11, 1821, in Moscow, Russia. He was the second of seven children of Mikhail Andreevich and Maria Dostoevsky. His father, a doctor, was a member of the Russian nobility, owned serfs and had a considerable estate near Moscow where he lived with his family...
9. Phil Harris Phil Harris Self, Glory Days
10. Osamu Tezuka Osamu Tezuka Writer, Metropolis Tezuka Osamu (Osamu Tezuka) was born on November 3, 1928, in Toyonaka city Osaka, Japan as the first born child of Yutaka, and Fumiko Tezuka. At the age of five, Tezuka's family moved to the village of Kohama, in Hyogo prefecture (present day city of Takarazuka). When he was seven, he entered Osaka municipal Ikeda elementary school...
11. Valeria De Franciscis Valeria De Franciscis Actress, Mid-August Lunch
12. Nancy Motes Nancy Motes Uncategorised
13. Vasiliki Maliaros Vasiliki Maliaros Actress, The Exorcist
14. Angela Greene Angela Greene Actress, Futureworld
15. Princess Margaret Princess Margaret Self, I Say I Say I Say
16. Vera Ralston Vera Ralston Actress, The Fighting Kentuckian After achieving modest fame as an ice skater in her native Czechoslovakia, Vera Hruba was brought to America by Republic Pictures head Herbert J. Yates, who hoped to turn her into the next Sonja Henie. After featuring her in several Ice Capades movies, he added "Ralston" to her name and tried to pass her off as a leading lady...
17. Robin Stille Robin Stille Actress, The Slumber Party Massacre Tall, lovely and spirited actress Robin Rochelle Stille was born on November 24, 1961 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her parents were Jere Stille and Sarah Bridge. Stille had two sisters and one brother. She moved with her family to Los Angeles, California. Robin graduated from Garden Grove High School in Garden Grove...
18. Rodney Winfield Rodney Winfield Actor, Dead Presidents
19. Gabriel Axel Gabriel Axel Director, Babette's Feast
20. Sophie Tucker Sophie Tucker Soundtrack, The Great Gatsby What becomes a legend most? For the beloved Russian-born entertainer Sophie Tucker, it was most definitely the live stage. The stage was her home. She fed off a live audience and it's what made her the sensation she was. Seeing her up close and personal was to get the very best of her. Movies and TV were too restrictive to capture the true essence of Sophie Tucker...
21. Judson Pratt Judson Pratt Actor, The Horse Soldiers
22. Natalie Masters Natalie Masters Actress, The Hugga Bunch
23. Buck Young Buck Young Actor, Mitchell
24. Barbara Everest Barbara Everest Actress, Gaslight
25. Bryan Mosley Bryan Mosley Actor, Get Carter
26. Bill Haley Bill Haley Soundtrack, Three Wishes William John Clifton Haley - better known as Bill Haley, leader of the first-ever rock & roll band The Comets - is probably the greatest musical pioneer of the 20th century. He was the first white artist to record a rhythm & blues hit - the 1951 "Rocket 88" for Dave Miller's subsidiary label Holiday...
27. Reginald Marsh Reginald Marsh Actor, It Happened Here Reginald died at his home in Ryde, Isle of Wight aged 74, where he had lived since the late eighties. While there he did a great deal of work for local charities, especially Haylands Farm, a project for young people with learning difficulties, and the local branch of MENCAP. He is survived by his wife...
28. Nadira Nadira Actress, Shree 420 Farhat (also sometimes known as Florence) Ezekiel Nadira, born on December 5, 1932, was a Baghdadi Jew, hailing from Nagpada, South Mumbai, a predominantly Muslim and Jewish locality. At the tender age of 19, she literally stormed her way into Bollywood with the movie Aan opposite Dilip Kumar, the reigning heart-throb of the times...
29. Renee Houston Renee Houston Actress, Repulsion
30. Mary Emery Mary Emery Actress, Lucy's Mother-in-Law
31. Ben Nye Ben Nye Make-Up Department, The Sound of Music
32. Jack Kinney Jack Kinney Director, Dumbo
33. Eddy Duchin Eddy Duchin Soundtrack, Grey Gardens
34. Jennie Joyce Jennie Joyce Actress, 2 Baggers
35. Meena Shorey Meena Shorey Actress, Ek Thi Larki
36. Percy Faith Percy Faith Music Department, Love Me or Leave Me Percy Faith was a child piano prodigy, but his hands were burned in a fire at age 18. Switching to conducting and arranging, his unique orchestral 'sound', with strong emphasis on creative string work, soon became familiar to listeners everywhere. He recorded 85 albums for Columbia Records, and three hit singles: "Delicado" (1952)...
37. Richard Lupino Richard Lupino Actor, Midnight Lace
38. James Seda James Seda Director, Subject 7 An award winning artist, writer, actor, director and music producer, Seda (as he is known by most) completed his BFA in illustration at the prestigious Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, before moving to LA continuing his studies at Art Center College of Design and UCLA for film writing and directing. He has since worked as a storyboard artist and lead character designer for film, TV and video games.
39. Mabel Paige Mabel Paige Actress, Johnny Belinda Rubbery-lipped, silver-haired character actress in dozens of Hollywood films of the 40's and 50's.
40. Cecil M. Hepworth Cecil M. Hepworth Cinematographer, Alice in Wonderland Born in London, England, in 1874, Cecil Hepworth was one of the founders of the British film industry, directing and producing many films from 1898 into the late 1920s. Developing an early interest in films from following his father on lecture tours about the magic-lantern, he patented several photographic inventions and wrote possibly the earliest handbook on the film medium...
41. Robert Anderson Robert Anderson Writer, I Never Sang for My Father
42. Carmen D'Antonio Carmen D'Antonio Actress, Cheyenne Autumn
43. Gerhard Riedmann Gerhard Riedmann Actor, The Beggar Student Born in Vienna, Austria, following Matura at Wiener Oberrealschule studied for 1 year music (violin) before moving on to absolve the Max-Reinhardt-Seminar (1945/46) His first parts were on "Theater an der Josefstadt, Vienna". He is now married the third time and is father of 7 children.
44. Glen Cavender Glen Cavender Actor, The General
45. Roger Dann Roger Dann Actor, I Confess
46. Julio Jaramillo Julio Jaramillo Soundtrack, Our Lady of the Assassins
47. Tyrone Davis Tyrone Davis Soundtrack, Barbershop
48. Eric Bercovici Eric Bercovici Writer, Shogun
49. Bill Grundy Bill Grundy Producer, All Our Yesterdays
50. Milos Kirek Milos Kirek Actor, Never Say Never Again
1-50 of 325 names.