1-50 of 293 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. 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...
3. 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...
4. Fyodor Dostoevsky Fyodor Dostoevsky Writer, Saawariya 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...
5. 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...
6. Robert F. Colesberry Robert F. Colesberry Producer, K-PAX
7. 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...
8. Phil Harris Phil Harris Self, Glory Days
9. Mary LaRoche Mary LaRoche Actress, Run Silent Run Deep
10. Osamu Tezuka Osamu Tezuka Writer, Astro Boy Tezuka wrote/animated the Japanese TV Series "Jangaru Taitei" that was turned into a USA syndicated series in the 60s called "Kimba The White Lion". This story was then plagiarized by The Disney Company in 1994 and became "The Lion King", the most profitable film of all time, and Tezuka has never received due credit from Disney for his creation, much less any money.
11. 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...
12. Renee Houston Renee Houston Actress, Repulsion
13. Judson Pratt Judson Pratt Actor, The Horse Soldiers
14. Gabriel Axel Gabriel Axel Director, Babette's Feast
15. Vasiliki Maliaros Vasiliki Maliaros Actress, The Exorcist
16. Princess Margaret Princess Margaret Self, I Say I Say I Say
17. 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...
18. 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...
19. Natalie Masters Natalie Masters Actress, The Hugga Bunch
20. 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...
21. Percy Faith Percy Faith Music Department, Buffy the Vampire Slayer He was educated at the Toronto Conservatory, and studied with Louis Waizman and Frank Wellman. Beginning as a film-theatre pianist, he moved on to dance orchestras, and conducted his own orchestra on radio in 1931, then became staff arranger and conductor for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. He came to the USA in 1940...
22. Angela Greene Angela Greene Actress, Futureworld
23. Buck Young Buck Young Actor, Mitchell
24. Rodney Winfield Rodney Winfield Actor, Dead Presidents
25. Bryan Mosley Bryan Mosley Actor, Get Carter
26. 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...
27. Valeria De Franciscis Valeria De Franciscis Actress, Mid-August Lunch
28. Jennie Joyce Jennie Joyce Actress, 2 Baggers
29. Eddy Duchin Eddy Duchin Soundtrack, Grey Gardens
30. Mary Emery Mary Emery Actress, Lucy's Mother-in-Law
31. 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...
32. Ben Nye Ben Nye Make-Up Department, The Sound of Music
33. Barbara Everest Barbara Everest Actress, Gaslight
34. Eric Bercovici Eric Bercovici Writer, Shogun
35. Bill Grundy Bill Grundy Producer, All Our Yesterdays
36. 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...
37. Carmen D'Antonio Carmen D'Antonio Actress, Cheyenne Autumn
38. Jack Kinney Jack Kinney Director, Dumbo
39. Glen Cavender Glen Cavender Actor, The General
40. Richard Lupino Richard Lupino Actor, Midnight Lace
41. Meena Shorey Meena Shorey Actress, Ek Thi Ladki
42. Robert Anderson Robert Anderson Writer, I Never Sang for My Father
43. Adam Adamowicz Adam Adamowicz Art Department, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
44. Don Griffith Don Griffith Animation Department, Mary Poppins Don was born on February 3, 1918 in Butte, Montana and moved with his mother and brother and sisters to Hollywood when he was a young boy after his father died. His mother ran a boarding house in Hollywood. When he was 19 he got a job at Disney Studios on Hyperion Street in Los Angeles as an inker. He worked his way up to layout...
45. Roger Dann Roger Dann Actor, I Confess
46. Phyllis Morris Phyllis Morris Actress, The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
47. Budd Fine Budd Fine Actor, Battling Butler
48. Shobhna Samarth Shobhna Samarth Actress, Hamari Beti
49. Milos Kirek Milos Kirek Actor, Never Say Never Again
50. Jarmila Novotna Jarmila Novotna Actress, The Search
1-50 of 293 names.