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1. Kevin Peter Hall Kevin Peter Hall Actor, Predator 2 This African American actor attended Penn Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He started his junior year at 6' 5" and finished it at 6' 9"! He played basketball throughout his high-school years and won a scholarship. He averaged 18 points a game and 10 rebounds! He played basketball during college...
2. Larry Linville Larry Linville Actor, M*A*S*H
3. Linda Darnell Linda Darnell Actress, My Darling Clementine Linda Darnell, one of five children of a postal clerk, grew up fast. At 11, she was modeling clothes, giving her age as 16. At 13, she was appearing on the stage with little theater groups. Her mother encouraged her to audition when Hollywood talent scouts came to Dallas. She went to California and when the studio found out how young she really was...
4. Dixie Carter Dixie Carter Actress, Designing Women A talented actress in both stage and screen and television and also a singer of opera and dancer, Dixie Carter is best known for her portrayal as the soft spoken Southerner Julia Sugarbaker in Designing Women. She's been known for performing in a number of Broadway plays and with her marriage to actor Hal Holbrook...
5. Natalie Schafer Natalie Schafer Actress, Gilligan's Island Natalie Schafer got her start doing Broadway plays then making the move to the big screen. Even before Gilligan's Island, she was typecast in roles as society women, or elegant, fashionable ladies. It was her role as "Eunice 'Lovey' Wentworth Howell" wife of multi-millionaire Thurston Howell III, that she was best known for...
6. Michael Curtiz Michael Curtiz Director, Casablanca Curtiz began acting in and then directing films in his native Hungary in 1912. After WWI, he continued his filmmaking career in Austria and Germany and into the early 1920s when he directed films in other countries in Europe. Moving to the US in 1926, he started making films in Hollywood for Warner Bros...
7. Marjorie Main Marjorie Main Actress, Meet Me in St. Louis Her father was a minister, and when she joined a local stock company as a youngster she changed her name to avoid embarrassing her family. She worked in vaudeville and debuted on Broadway in 1916. Her film debut was in A House Divided. She repeated her stage role in Dead End as Baby Face Martin (Humphrey Bogart)'s mother...
8. Sam Kinison Sam Kinison Writer, The Sam Kinison Family Entertainment Hour
9. Judith Malina Judith Malina Actress, The Addams Family
10. Jean Vander Pyl Jean Vander Pyl Actress, The Flintstones
11. Peter Jones Peter Jones Actor, The Rag Trade Actor, playwright and game show panellist, the son of an antiques dealer. Jones was educated at Ellesmere College where he first performed in school plays. At age sixteen he made an unsuccessful stab at acting on the professional stage at the Wolverhampton Grand but was fired after just one performance...
12. Arnold Johnson Arnold Johnson Actor, Menace II Society
13. Nino Rota Nino Rota Composer, The Godfather Born in Milan in 1911 into a family of musicians, Nino Rota was first a student of Orefice and Pizzetti. Then, still a child, he moved to Rome where he completed his studies at the Conservatory of Santa Cecilia in 1929 with Alfredo Casella. In the meantime, he had become an 'enfant prodige', famous both as a composer and as an orchestra conductor...
14. Kay Medford Kay Medford Actress, Funny Girl A veteran scene stealer known for her delightful dry, poker-faced delivery, Kay Medford was born Margaret Kathleen Regan in New York City in 1919, the daughter of James and Mary Regan, of Irish stock. She attended both public and Catholic schools growing up, her parents both dying while she was in her teens...
15. Nyree Dawn Porter Nyree Dawn Porter Actress, The Protectors Nyree Dawn Porter was born in New Zealand. She left New Zealand in the late 50s to seek her fortune. She is the star of The Forsyte Saga.
16. Patricia Collinge Patricia Collinge Actress, Shadow of a Doubt Irish-born stage actress, in London from 1904, on Broadway from 1908. After appearing as a flower girl in 'The Queen of the Moulin Rouge', she became a celebrated theatrical star of many classic plays by George Bernard Shaw, Henrik Ibsen, J.M. Barrie and others. From 1947 to 1948, she starred as Lavinia Penniman in 'The Heiress' at the Biltmore Theatre...
17. Cec Linder Cec Linder Actor, Goldfinger
18. Mathew McCue Mathew McCue Actor, Mary Poppins
19. Nikolay Grinko Nikolay Grinko Actor, Stalker
20. Gloria Dickson Gloria Dickson Actress, They Won't Forget Gloria Dickson was born Thais Alalia Dickerson on August 13, 1917, in Pocotello, Idaho. After her father died her mother took Gloria and her sister to California. During high school she started acting in local theater productions. When she was nineteen a Warner Brothers talent scout saw one of her performances and offered her a contract...
21. Phyllis Frelich Phyllis Frelich Actress, Love Is Never Silent Phyllis was born on Feburary 29, 1944, the oldest of 9 children. She attended North Dakota School for the Deaf, graduating in 1962. She went on to Gallaudet College (renamed Gallaudet University), actively participating in theater there. She finally made her debut on April 2, 1967, on the NBC nationwide program...
22. Harry Strang Harry Strang Actor, Buck Privates
23. Dick Purcell Dick Purcell Actor, King of the Zombies
24. Nora Eddington Nora Eddington Self, Cruise of the Zaca
25. Curt Conway Curt Conway Actor, Hud
26. Evelyn Waugh Evelyn Waugh Writer, Brideshead Revisited
27. John O'Brien John O'Brien Writer, Leaving Las Vegas
28. Auguste Lumière Auguste Lumière Producer, Départ de Jérusalem en chemin de fer Although it is his brother Louis Lumière who is generally acclaimed as the "father of the cinema", Auguste Lumiere also made a major contribution towards the development of the medium, first by helping with the invention and construction of the cinematographe (the world's first camera and projection mechanism)...
29. Joan Barry Joan Barry Actress, East of Shanghai Joan Barry was born in 1903. At the age of 15 she had her first small part in "Luck of the Navy". Some of her talking pictures were: "Head Waiter", A Man of Mayfair and Rome Express, while her her first title role was in the film Sally Bishop. Joan is likely to be remembered best for the uncredited role as the voice of Anny Ondra in the first British Talkie Blackmail...
30. Ray Middleton Ray Middleton Actor, 1776
31. Donna Michelle Donna Michelle Actress, Mickey One
32. Mark Daniels Mark Daniels Actor, Invisible Avenger
33. Christopher Rozycki Christopher Rozycki Actor, Truly Madly Deeply
34. Stephen Strimpell Stephen Strimpell Actor, Mr. Terrific
35. Jorge Moreno Jorge Moreno Actor, King Kong
36. Byron Kane Byron Kane Producer, Peter Gunn
37. Sid Newman Sid Newman Actor, The Wedding Singer
38. Kahlil Gibran Kahlil Gibran Writer, The Prophet Khalil Gibran (Full Arabic name : Gibran Khalil Gibran) is a Lebanese poet, painter, writer, philosopher, theologian and visual artist, born in Bsharri, Lebanon. He left Lebanon with his mother on June 25, 1895. Where he died after a successful writing career. Gibran was honored in Lebanon, among other countries, like the Khalil Gebran park in Bucharest, Romania..
39. Linda Hopkins Linda Hopkins Actress, Mitzi... Roarin' in the 20's
40. Charles Paton Charles Paton Actor, Blackmail
41. John Ince John Ince Actor, Hour of Reckoning
42. Paul Stader Paul Stader Stunts, Star Trek
43. Anthony Jochim Anthony Jochim Actor, One Girl's Confession
44. Jack Williams Jack Williams Stunts, Wild Wild West
45. Michael J. Murphy Michael J. Murphy Director, Death Run
46. Margot Fitzsimons Margot Fitzsimons Actress, 'I Know Where I'm Going!'
47. Morarji Desai Morarji Desai Self, Congress Session in Bombay A native of Bhadeli, a village near the city of Bulsar, in what is now the state of Gujarat, Morarji Ranchhodji Desai was born on leap years day in 1896, the oldest of the 6 children of Ranchhodji Desai, a teacher, and Vajiaben (or Maniben) Desai. He was educated at Bombay University, and he was a civil servant for 12 years before embarking on a long and varied political career...
48. Ralph Ince Ralph Ince Director, Lincoln, the Lover The youngest of three filmmaking brothers (the others were John Ince and Thomas H. Ince), Ralph Ince's career mirrored that of his brother John: he went from acting in silents to directing, and with the advent of sound he turned character actor. Unlike John, however, he would eventually resume directing and was successful in UK productions from 1934 until his death.
49. Maria Pia Casilio Maria Pia Casilio Actress, Umberto D. Maria-Pia Casilio (5 May 1935 - 10 April 2012) was an Italian film actress, best known for her roles in "Umberto D". and "Un americano a Roma". Born in San Pio delle Camere, L'Aquila, Casilio was pretty active between 1952 and 1960, usually with the typical characterization of a querulous and naive small-town girl...
50. Margaret Towner Margaret Towner Actress, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
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