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1. Robert Urich Robert Urich Actor, Vega$ 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 David Lean was an English film director, producer, screenwriter and editor, best remembered for big-screen epics such as The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Doctor Zhivago (1965). He is also known for the Dickens adaptations of Great Expectations (1946) and Oliver Twist (1948), as well as the romantic drama Brief Encounter (1945)...
3. Neville Brand Neville Brand Actor, Laredo 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. Marjie Millar Marjie Millar Actress, Money from Home
5. Graham Jarvis Graham Jarvis Actor, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman 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.
6. Scott Brady Scott Brady Actor, Shotgun Slade 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...
7. Michael Ritchie Michael Ritchie Director, Fletch
8. Zoë Lund Zoë Lund Actress, Ms .45 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...
9. John McLiam John McLiam Actor, First Blood
10. 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...
11. Arthur English Arthur English Actor, Are You Being Served? One of Britain's great variety comedians Arthur English was known as 'The Prince of the Wide Boys', a cockney 'spiv' character outrageously dressed on stage and wearing a huge kipper tie. Born in Aldershot, Hants English started his career at an early age appearing in amateur shows but did not become a professional performer until he was 30...
12. Ron Vawter Ron Vawter Actor, The Silence of the Lambs
13. Fay Bainter Fay Bainter Actress, Woman of the Year Fay Bainter's career began as a child performer in 1898. For some time, she was a member of the traveling cast of the Morosco Stock Company in Los Angeles. In 1912, she made her Broadway debut in 'The Rose of Panama', but this and her subsequent play 'The Bridal Path' (1913), were conspicuous failures...
14. 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...
15. Daisy Keith Daisy Keith Actress, Heartland
16. Rod Daniel Rod Daniel Director, Teen Wolf
17. 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...
18. 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...
19. Lucille Bremer Lucille Bremer Actress, Meet Me in St. Louis A brief but beautiful little wave in the MGM musical pool during the mid-40s was lovely, classy, red-headed Lucille Bremer. Her natural dancing talent, aristocratic manner and stately carriage dazzled film-goers briefly, like a shooting star, and then was gone. She was groomed by the studio for big things after Eleanor Powell retired and Lucille seemed more than ready to ascend the MGM pedestal...
20. Johnny Torrio Johnny Torrio 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...
21. 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...
22. Edna Ferber Edna Ferber Writer, Giant
23. Danny O'Dea Danny O'Dea Actor, Last of the Summer Wine
24. Pat Summerall Pat Summerall Self, The Replacements
25. 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...
26. Eric Frank Eric Frank Actor, Power Rangers Zeo
27. Helen Lloyd Breed Helen Lloyd Breed Actress, The Witches of Eastwick
28. Robert Osterloh Robert Osterloh Actor, The Wild One
29. Joe Kirk Joe Kirk Actor, The Abbott and Costello Show
30. 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...
31. 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...
32. Regis Cordic Regis Cordic Actor, The Transformers: The Movie
33. Joe Feeney Joe Feeney Self, The Lawrence Welk Show
34. Warde Donovan Warde Donovan Actor, MacArthur
35. 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...
36. Alf Sjöberg Alf Sjöberg Director, Miss Julie
37. Francis X. Bushman Jr. Francis X. Bushman Jr. Actor, Our Hospitality
38. Irasema Dilián Irasema Dilián Actress, Abismos de pasión
39. Nora Ricci Nora Ricci Actress, Death in Venice
40. Gerald Milton Gerald Milton Actor, Forty Guns
41. Rudi Fehr Rudi Fehr Editor, Dial M for Murder
42. David Bond David Bond Actor, The Return of the Living Dead
43. Ann Mui Ann Mui Actress, Police Story 2
44. Willie Fung Willie Fung Actor, The Letter
45. 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.
46. Alexander Doré Alexander Doré Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
47. Anabel Shaw Anabel Shaw Actress, Gun Crazy
48. John Benson John Benson Actor, The Blob
49. Frank Wylie Frank Wylie Actor, Take the High Road
50. Steven Alvey Steven Alvey Actor, Beast
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