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1. Robert Z'Dar Robert Z'Dar Actor, Tango & Cash Robert Z'Dar was born Robert James Zdarsky on June 3, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois. He caught the acting bug while attending Proviso West High School in Hillside. He received a BFA from Arizona State University. Prior to acting Z'Dar was a singer/keyboardist/guitar player for the Chicago-based rock band Nova Express...
2. Michael Jeter Michael Jeter Actor, The Green Mile
3. James Cagney James Cagney Actor, White Heat One of Hollywood's preeminent male stars of all time (eclipsed, perhaps, only by "King" Clark Gable and arguably by Gary Cooper or Spencer Tracy), and the cinema's quintessential "tough guy", James Cagney was also an accomplished--if rather stiff--hoofer and easily played light comedy. James Francis Cagney was born on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in New York City...
4. Bobby Driscoll Bobby Driscoll Actor, Peter Pan Bobby Driscoll was a natural-born actor. Discovered by chance at the age of five-and-a-half in a barber shop in Altadena, CA. and then convincing in anything he ever undertook on the movie screen and on television throughout his career spanning 17 years (1943-1960). Includes such notable movie screen appearances as The Sullivans...
5. Peter Whitney Peter Whitney Actor, In the Heat of the Night The name may have you scratchin' your head a bit while searchin' for your nearby trivia book, but oh...that intimidating face is so familiar. Peter Whitney's over-powering frame, swarthy looks, bushy brows and maniacal look in his eye made him one of the most fearsome character actors to lump around in 40s...
6. Kate O'Mara Kate O'Mara Actress, The Horror of Frankenstein Kate O'Mara was born Frances Meredith Carroll on August 10, 1939 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England. A hard-looking brunette with high cheekbones, Kate was the daughter of actress Hazel Bainbridge and John Carroll and prodded into performing as a child. Educated at the Aida Foster School, she began an early career as a speech therapist at a Sussex Girls' School...
7. Terry Wilson Terry Wilson Actor, Wagon Train Actor and stuntman Terry Wilson was born on September 3, 1923 in Huntington Park, California. A football star during his high school days, Wilson originally planned on becoming a veterinarian and attended California Polytechnic School on a football scholarship. Terry enlisted and served in the Marine Corps from 1943 to 1946...
8. Gary Morton Gary Morton Producer, Here's Lucy Gary Morton was a comedian who worked the famed "Borscht Belt" of resorts in the Catskills Mountains. Never as talented nor as renowned as such fellow Borscht Belt comics like Milton Berle, whom he caricatured in one of his few film roles in Lenny, Morton nonetheless was personally popular among his fellow performers...
9. Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Self, A Queen Is Crowned
10. Harold Peary Harold Peary Actor, Rudolph's Shiny New Year A talented singer as a child, Peary later went into radio in 1925. By 1929, he had his own radio show and got his big break in 1935 when he was cast in the Fibber McGee and Molly Show as Throckmorton Gildersleeve. In 1939, Peary was making a personal appearance in a theatre promoting the Fibber McGee and Mollie Show and casually did what would be his trademark giggle...
11. Alistair Cooke Alistair Cooke Self, Omnibus British-born American journalist and broadcaster. Cooke was born in Salford, Manchester: his father was an iron-fitter and Methodist lay-preacher. He grew up in Blackpool where his parents ran a guest house. Here he first came into contact with Americans, in the form of GIs on their way to fight in World War One...
12. Lyudmila Gurchenko Lyudmila Gurchenko Actress, Vokzal dlya dvoikh Lyudmila Gurchenko was a popular actress in the Soviet Union during the 1950s - 1980s, she was best known for Carnival in Moscow, Five Evenings (1979) and Siberiade. She was born Lyudmila Markovna Gurchenko on 12 November 1935, in Kharkov, Ukrainian Soviet Republic of the USSR. She studied acting at the VGIK (Soviet State Institute for CInema)...
13. Ted Jordan Ted Jordan Actor, Gunsmoke
14. Joe Yule Joe Yule Actor, Boom Town
15. Georgia Ellis Georgia Ellis Actress, Dragnet
16. Walter Miller Walter Miller Actor, The Mothering Heart
17. Ramsay Ames Ramsay Ames Actress, The Mummy's Ghost
18. Selmer Jackson Selmer Jackson Actor, The Grapes of Wrath
19. David Mills David Mills Producer, Kingpin
20. Dort Clark Dort Clark Actor, Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask
21. Lev Kuleshov Lev Kuleshov Director, Po zakonu Lev Kuleshov was a Russian director who used the editing technique known as the "Kuleshov effect." Although some of the editing innovations, such as crosscutting were used by other directors before him, Kuleshov was the first to use it in the Soviet Russia. he was driving a Ford sports car amidst hard situation in the post-Civil war USSR...
22. Phillip Ko Phillip Ko Actor, Mo
23. Werner Peters Werner Peters Actor, Battle of the Bulge Corpulent German character actor, often seen in menacing or unpleasant roles. Trained under Lina Carstens (1935-1937), Peters initially started out as a comedian. After military service in World War II, he reinvented himself as a serious dramatic actor, resident for some time at the Munich Kammerspiele and at the Deutsches Theater...
24. Sammy Stein Sammy Stein Actor, Modern Times
25. Matt Willis Matt Willis Actor, A Walk in the Sun
26. Anand Bakshi Anand Bakshi Music Department, Sholay Anand Bakshi was one of the greatest and popular lyricists of his time. He was the only lyricist, besides his associate Majrooh Sultanpuri, who enjoyed such a long and illustrious career in Bollywood lyricism and was still going strong after more than 40 years. Like Sultanpuri, Bakshi wrote simple poetry that could be understood by all, and he was in wide demand by all filmmakers...
27. Frank Marlowe Frank Marlowe Actor, Quicksand
28. Tony Sympson Tony Sympson Actor, The Pink Panther Strikes Again
29. Abdel Halim Hafez Abdel Halim Hafez Actor, Mabodet el gamahir Abdel Halim Hafez was born on June 21, 1929, in the village of Al-Hilwat in the province of Al-Sharkia, the fourth child of Sheikh Ali Ismael Shabana following after Ismael, Aliah, and Mohamed. His mother died during his delivery. His father was to die five years later. His work included 16 feature films...
30. David Sharpe David Sharpe Stunts, Singin' in the Rain He made his first appearance before the camera at the age of 14 in Douglas Fairbanks's Robin Hood Young Dave became the National A.A.U. tumbling champion in 1925 and 1926. Still in his teens, he began taking bit parts in films. His big break came in Masked Emotions. It led him to a series of Hal Roach comedies...
31. William Hayes William Hayes Producer, The Living Swamp
32. Marie-Françoise Audollent Marie-Françoise Audollent Actress, The Da Vinci Code
33. Jerry Biggs Jerry Biggs Actor, Tender Mercies
34. Helmut Dietl Helmut Dietl Writer, Schtonk
35. Nell Harrison Nell Harrison Actress, The Producers
36. Jack Cheatham Jack Cheatham Actor, Holt of the Secret Service
37. Karl May Karl May Writer, Winnetou
38. Joan Alison Joan Alison Writer, Casablanca Co-writer, with Murray Burnett, of "Everybody Comes to Rick's", a play sold to the Warner Brothers studio that became the basis of "Casablanca" (WB, 1942). Alison and Burnett were each paid one-off fees of $10,000 for rights to the first filming of the play, and received on-screen credit only for subsequent productions of "Casablanca" through ensuing years.
39. Rubén Rojo Rubén Rojo Actor, Sierra maldita
40. Gabriella Di Luzio Gabriella Di Luzio Actress, Malèna
41. Robert J. Shaw Robert J. Shaw Writer, Hawaiian Eye
42. Murray Kash Murray Kash Actor, The Pink Panther Strikes Again
43. Hollis Frampton Hollis Frampton Director, Hapax Legomena I: Nostalgia
44. Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante Actor, Living and Working in Space: The Countdown Has Begun Jaime Escalante was born to two Bolivian schoolteachers who taught in a small Aymara Indian village. After 9 years of teaching in Bolivia, Escalante moved to the United States in 1964, and worked as a busboy, a cook, and an electronics factory technician. He attended the Universidad de Puerto Rico, later moving to California and studying at Pasadena City College, earning a degree in Electronics...
45. J. Searle Dawley J. Searle Dawley Director, Frankenstein J. Searle Dawley, the man who considered himself "the first motion picture director", was born James Searle Dawley on May 13, 1877, in Del Norte, Colorado. He was educated in Denver, and after graduating in 1895, became an actor with Louis Morrison's stock theatrical company. The tour he was hired for was canceled...
46. Jon Stone Jon Stone Producer, Sesame Street
47. Gene Andrusco Gene Andrusco Actor, The Screaming Woman Born in Ontario, Canada, Gene Andrusco moved to Southern California at an early age, where he soon became a actor on television programs such as "Bewitched", "Cannon" and "The Bold Ones" and on cartoons such as "Wait 'Til Your Father Gets Home", "The Amazing Chan and the Chan Klan" and "The Barkleys." In the mid '80s...
48. Tom Mitford Tom Mitford
49. Lydia Knott Lydia Knott Actress, A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate
50. Phil Ramone Phil Ramone Music Department, Flashdance
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