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1. Robert Urich Robert Urich Actor, Magnum Force Robert grew up in Toronto, Ohio, where his athletic ability led to a four year football scholarship at Florida State University (FSU). There he earned a B.A. in Communications. He later received an M.A. at Michigan State University and then joined WGN radio in Chicago as a sales account representative...
2. David Lean David Lean Director, Lawrence of Arabia An important British filmmaker, David Lean was born in Croydon in 1908 and brought up in a strict Quaker family (ironically, as a child he wasn't allowed to go to the movies). During the 1920s he briefly considered the possibility of becoming an accountant like his father before finding a job at Gaumont British Studios in 1927...
3. Neville Brand Neville Brand Actor, Stalag 17 Neville Brand joined the US Army in 1939, bent on a career in the military. It was while he was in the army that he made his acting debut, in Army training films, and this experience apparently changed the direction of his life. Once a civilian again, he used his GI Bill education assistance to study drama with the American Theater Wing and then appeared in several Broadway plays...
4. Zoë Lund Zoë Lund Actress, Bad Lieutenant Zoe Lund was born Zoe Tamerlis to a Swedish mother and Romanian father on February 9, 1962 in New York City. She was an accomplished composer/musician and devout political activist at an early age. In 1981 at age 19, Lund gave a stunning performance as Thana, a mousy, mute garment worker and rape victim...
5. Michael Ritchie Michael Ritchie Director, Fletch
6. Graham Jarvis Graham Jarvis Actor, Misery Jarvis attended Williams College before moving to New York to pursue a career in theater. He studied acting at the American Theater Wing and was an original member of the Lincoln Center Repertory Theater.
7. Scott Brady Scott Brady Actor, Gremlins He had the manly good looks and rugged appeal to make it to top stardom in Hollywood and succeeded quite well as a sturdy leading man of standard action on film and TV. Born in Brooklyn on September 13, 1924, Irish-American Scott Brady was christened Gerard Kenneth Tierney (called Jerry) by parents Lawrence and Maria Tierney...
8. Pat Summerall Pat Summerall Self, The Replacements
9. Regis Cordic Regis Cordic Actor, The Transformers: The Movie
10. John McLiam John McLiam Actor, First Blood
11. Ron Vawter Ron Vawter Actor, The Silence of the Lambs
12. Lucille Bremer Lucille Bremer Actress, Meet Me in St. Louis Arthur Freed discovered Lucille when she was working in a nightclub doing a specialty dance act, and decided to cast her as Rose Smith in Meet Me in St. Louis, and began building up her career which never really took off despite being put in 3 big musical productions at MGM. When she married, she decided to retire.
13. Kay Walsh Kay Walsh Actress, Oliver Twist Kay Walsh graced the British Cinema of the 1930s and 1940s as a leading lady, before maturing into character roles. She was born Kathleen Walsh in London, England of Irish parentage. She and her sister Peggy were raised in Pimlico by their grandmother. She began her career as a dancer in the chorus of several Andre Charlot revues, before performing solo in New York and Berlin...
14. Alfred Ryder Alfred Ryder Actor, True Grit Alfred Ryder, the veteran actor who appeared on radio and Broadway and in the movies and TV and who also was a renowned stage director, was born Alfred Jacob Corn on January 5, 1916, in New York City. He made his professional debut as an actor at the age of eight and attended New York City's Professional Children's School...
15. Daisy Keith Daisy Keith Actress, The Wild One
16. Byron Haskin Byron Haskin Director, The War of the Worlds After graduation from the University of California at Berkeley, Byron Haskin worked for a time as a newspaper cartoonist. He began his career in the film industry, in 1920, as a commercial-industrial movie photographer, and then as a cameraman for Pathe and International Newsreel. Later he became an assistant director at Selznick Productions...
17. Johnny Kemp Johnny Kemp Soundtrack, Love & Basketball He began singing in nightclubs in his hometown of Nassau, Bahamas, when he was only 13. He moved to Harlem in 1979, developing his other talents as a dancer, songwriter, and actor. "Just Got Paid" was a Top Ten hit in 1988; he subsequently did a tune for the soundtrack of the motion picture Sing (1989). He pursued a career with Teddy Riley on "Just Got Paid" in 1988.
18. Joe Kirk Joe Kirk Actor, Abbott and Costello Go to Mars
19. Andy Russell Andy Russell Actor, Make Mine Music Born in Los Angeles to Mexican immigrant parents, Andy Russell, who took his professional name from one of his idols, Russ Columbo, acheived his greatest U.S. popularity in the 1940s. As with Columbo and Bing Crosby before him, he started out singing with Gus Arnheim's orchestra at the Cocoanut Grove...
20. Edna Ferber Edna Ferber Writer, Giant
21. Robert Osterloh Robert Osterloh Actor, The Wild One
22. Cy Endfield Cy Endfield Director, Zulu The son of a struggling businessman, Cy Endfield--born Cyril Raker Endfield--worked hard to be admitted to Yale University in 1933. While completing his education he became enamored with progressive theatre and appeared in a New Haven production of a minor Russian play in 1934. He was also profoundly influenced by such friends as writer Paul Jarrico...
23. Sam Waagenaar Sam Waagenaar Writer, Der Fall Mata Hari
24. Sheridan Comerate Sheridan Comerate Actor, 3:10 to Yuma On April 16, 1973, at the age of 45, Sheridan Comerate boarded a twin engine plane with 6 other passengers. All passengers, from New Jersey died, along with the pilot when the plane crashed before dawn in an in-flight breakup. At the time of the crash, Sheridan Comerate was residing in Long Branch, NJ.
25. Charles Halton Charles Halton Actor, The Best Years of Our Lives A respected stage actor -- he trained at the New York Academy of Dramatic Arts -- since the 1920s, birdlike Charles Halton's thinning hair, rimless glasses and officious manner were familiar to generations of moviegoers. Whether playing the neighborhood busybody, a stern government bureaucrat or weaselly attorney...
26. Joe Feeney Joe Feeney Self, Tribute to Bing Crosby
27. Danny O'Dea Danny O'Dea Actor, Rita, Sue and Bob Too!
28. Sol Saks Sol Saks Writer, Bewitched Sol Saks, the screenwriter and TV executive who became a millionaire for writing the pilot for the TV series Bewitched, was born on December 13, 1910 n New York City, though he was raised Chicago from the time he was two-years-old. A radio actor as a child, Saks started out his professional life as an adult as a journalist...
29. Eric Frank Eric Frank Actor, Brother, Can You Spare an Arrowhead?
30. Willie Fung Willie Fung Actor, The Letter
31. Alf Sjöberg Alf Sjöberg Director, Miss Julie
32. Daryl Gates Daryl Gates Self, Post No Bills Founder of the SWAT team and Chief of the Los Angeles Police department for longer than any other Chief in the history of the Los Angeles Police department. Daryl Gates was born on August 30, 1926 in California. He is considered one of the most influential leaders in LAPD history and was famous for his strong stance against drugs...
33. Roland Topor Roland Topor Writer, The Tenant Roland Topor (1938-1997) was a French illustrator, painter, writer and filmmaker. In 1962 he created the Panic Movement (mouvement panique), together with Alejandro Jodorowsky and Fernando Arrabal. Topor wrote the novel "The Tenant" (1964), which was filmed by Roman Polanski as The Tenant (a remake of the film...
34. Helen Lloyd Breed Helen Lloyd Breed Actress, The Witches of Eastwick
35. David Bond David Bond Actor, The Return of the Living Dead
36. Alexander Doré Alexander Doré Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
37. Anabel Shaw Anabel Shaw Actress, Gun Crazy
38. Marjie Millar Marjie Millar Actress, Money from Home
39. Irasema Dilián Irasema Dilián Actress, Wuthering Heights
40. Rita MacNeil Rita MacNeil Actress, The Rita MacNeil Show
41. Warde Donovan Warde Donovan Actor, The Convict's Revenge
42. Madeleine Desdevises Madeleine Desdevises Actress, The Hussy
43. Yasunari Kawabata Yasunari Kawabata Writer, A Page of Madness
44. Eduardo Rózsa Flores Eduardo Rózsa Flores Actor, Chico
45. Gerald Milton Gerald Milton Actor, Forty Guns
46. Johnny Torrio Johnny Torrio Uncategorised Prohibition-era gang boss Johnny Torrio was born Giovanni Torrio in Irsina, Italy. When Johnny was two years old his father died, and his mother left Italy for New York City. Torrio got his start in the criminal underworld at an early age, working as a bouncer in several Manhattan dives. He eventually joined a street gang and within a short time was the gang's leader...
47. Tim Kramer Tim Kramer Actor, Gayracula Douglas Murrell Cooper, known to the XXX world as Tim Kramer, died on April 16th 1992 in Columbus, Ohio, from complications brought on by AIDS. He was born in Milton, West Virginia on February 2 1958. Upon graduation from high school in Columbus, he moved to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida where he modeled for Target Studios...
48. Nora Ricci Nora Ricci Actress, Death in Venice
49. Warde Q. Butler Warde Q. Butler Actor, To Dance with the White Dog
50. Ann Mui Ann Mui Actress, Police Story 2
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