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1. Robert Reed Robert Reed Actor, The Brady Bunch
2. Phyllis Douglas Phyllis Douglas Actress, Sally and Sam
3. Erich von Stroheim Erich von Stroheim Actor, Sunset Blvd. Erich von Stroheim was born Erich Oswald Stroheim in 1885, in Vienna, Austria, to Johanna (Bondy), from Prague, and Benno Stroheim, a hatmaker from Gliwice, Poland. His family was Jewish. After spending some time working in his father's hat factory, he emigrated to America around 1909. Working in various jobs he arrived in Hollywood in 1914 and got work in D.W...
4. Louis Calhern Louis Calhern Actor, Notorious Tall, distinguished, aristocratic Louis Calhern seemed to be the poster boy for old-money, upper-crust urban society, but he was actually born Carl Vogt, to middle-class parents in New York City. His family moved to St. Louis when he was a child, and it was while playing football in high school there that he was spotted by a representative of a touring acting troupe and hired as an actor...
5. Tor Johnson Tor Johnson Actor, Bride of the Monster Tor was a big guy, with a big heart. Tor Johnson was born October 19, 1903, in Sweden. Most of his adult life, he was a professional wrestler. Tor started appearing (uncredited, or bit parts) in movies as early as 1934. He was in 31 movies, usually as "Weightlifter" or "Strongman." Later, he got larger roles with character names...
6. Steve Ihnat Steve Ihnat Actor, In Like Flint
7. Lenny Montana Lenny Montana Actor, The Godfather Tall and solidly built, this Italian-American professional wrestler turned actor was born Lenny Passaforo in Brooklyn, New York, and is best remembered for his first on-screen role as the not too bright but ever loyal bodyguard Luca Brasi in The Godfather. Montana didn't get a lot of screen time before...
8. H.R. Giger H.R. Giger Self, Jodorowsky's Dune
9. Perry Como Perry Como Self, Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall In a singing (and sometimes acting) career that spanned over six decades, the name Perry Como has come to mean that warm, smooth, easy-listening, general-audience, slow-flame romance that characterized popular music in the 1940s, '50s and '60s. It has also come to represent an overall good feeling. Telling of the success of the appeal of that good feeling early on in his career...
10. Penny Santon Penny Santon Actress, Short Circuit
11. Melissa Clayton Melissa Clayton Actress, House IV
12. Lillian Roth Lillian Roth Actress, Animal Crackers Tragic songstress Lillian Roth (nee Lillian Rutstein), born in Boston, Massachusetts, on December 13, 1910, was given her first name in honor of singer Lillian Russell. She was the daughter of daunting stage parents who groomed her and younger sister Anne for stardom at an early age. The girls did not disappoint...
13. Jenny Lee Arness Jenny Lee Arness Actress, Gunsmoke
14. Prince Aly Khan Prince Aly Khan Self, Champagne Safari
15. John Cliff John Cliff Actor, A Bullet for Joey
16. Charles Kemper Charles Kemper Actor, Scarlet Street
17. Tony Owen Tony Owen Producer, The Donna Reed Show
18. Elisabeth Bergner Elisabeth Bergner Actress, As You Like It Elisabeth Bergner was the daughter of the merchant Emil Ettel and his wife Anna Rosa Wagner. She grew up in Vienna, and she made her theatre debut in Innsbruck in 1915. In 1916 she obtained a contract in Zürich, where she played Ophelia next to the famous Alexander Moissi, who fell in love with her. The next stage in her career was Vienna...
19. Daisy H. Avellana Daisy H. Avellana Writer, Pag-asa
20. Arthur Lubin Arthur Lubin Director, Mister Ed A graduate of Carnegie Tech, Arthur Lubin entered films as an actor in the 1920s, and after appearing in many films turned to directing in 1934, mainly for Universal. His forte was light comedy, but he helmed many different types of pictures for the studio. Lubin was the director Universal entrusted with its new comedy team of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello; he didn't let the studio down...
21. Robert Russell Robert Russell Actor, The Conqueror Worm
22. Robert Coogan Robert Coogan Actor, Skippy
23. Monica Zetterlund Monica Zetterlund Actress, Att angöra en brygga
24. Allan Manings Allan Manings Writer, Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In
25. Jack Lomas Jack Lomas Actor, April in Paris
26. Frances Marion Frances Marion Writer, Camille The most renowned female screenwriter of the 20th century, and one of the most respected scripters of any gender, Frances Marion was born in San Francisco. She modeled and acted and had some success as a commercial artist. She entered into journalism and served in Europe as a combat correspondent during World War I...
27. Claudio Undari Claudio Undari Actor, Cut-Throats Nine
28. Ruth Foster Ruth Foster Actress, Little House on the Prairie
29. James Gordon James Gordon Actor, The Last of the Mohicans One of the founders of the acting group known as "The Troupers," Gordon was a leading man for Julia Marlowe on Broadway, appearing in Shakespearean plays that toured the country a number of times.
30. Cornell Borchers Cornell Borchers Actress, The Divided Heart Tall, blonde, turquoise-eyed Cornell Borchers was born of Lithuanian ancestry and studied medicine before turning towards a career in the performing arts. She attended drama classes from 1947 to 1948 and was discovered for films by the director Arthur Maria Rabenalt. She made a few German films before signing a seven-year contract with 20th Century Fox...
31. Teddy Infuhr Teddy Infuhr Actor, The Bishop's Wife Missouri-born child actor Teddy Infuhr, youngest of four, moved with his family to Los Angeles when he was three and was initially prodded into acting by his mother. A young student at the Rainbow Studios, he was spotted by a talent agent and booked the very first film he went out on with The Tuttles of Tahiti at the age of 5...
32. Bedrich Smetana Bedrich Smetana Soundtrack, The Tree of Life A musical prodigy, Smetana was encouraged and trained by his father. His move to Prague in 1843 was disheartening when he was unable to generate interest in his abilities; however, he did form a friendship with Liszt, and dedicated several of his works to him. He opened a music school and performed privately for deposed Emperor Ferdinand...
33. John McKee John McKee Actor, Cape Fear
34. John Boyer John Boyer Actor, Ski Party
35. Ömer Kavur Ömer Kavur Director, Motherland Hotel
36. Ralph Peduto Ralph Peduto Actor, Mrs. Doubtfire
37. Lee Bonnell Lee Bonnell Actor, The Navy Comes Through
38. Julius LaRosa Julius LaRosa Self, The Julius LaRosa Show
39. Natasha Lytess Natasha Lytess Actress, Once Upon a Honeymoon
40. Ulf Palme Ulf Palme Actor, Miss Julie
41. Ruth Stonehouse Ruth Stonehouse Actress, Dorothy Dares Ruth Stonehouse started her show-business career early: she was a dancer in shows in Douglas, Arizona, at the age of eight. She grew up to be more than just an entertainer, however; she was an astute businesswoman and, with Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson and George K. Spoor, started Essanay Studios, for which she made more than 100 films...
42. L. Jeffrey Selznick L. Jeffrey Selznick Producer, The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind
43. Sheikh Mukhtar Sheikh Mukhtar Actor, Tel Malish Boot Polish Sheikh Mukhtar was the son of a railway police inspector. He made is film debut in the 1939 Mehboob Khan film Ek Hi Raasta playing an anti-hero. A towering figure who stood 6 feet 2 inches tall with a shoe size 12 UK (13 US), he was Hindi cinema's first anti-hero and tough guy. He starred in 3 Mehboob Khan classics: Ek Hi Raasta (1939), Bahen (1941), and Roti (1942).
44. Ernst Marischka Ernst Marischka Writer, Sissi
45. Abel Woolrich Abel Woolrich Actor, Apocalypto
46. Antonio Ozores Antonio Ozores Actor, Taller mecánico
47. Vassili Lambrinos Vassili Lambrinos Actor, The Unsinkable Molly Brown
48. Ben Roberts Ben Roberts Writer, Charlie's Angels
49. Beverly Yates Beverly Yates Actress, Bye Bye Birdie
50. Charles Pawley Charles Pawley Actor, Sister Kenny
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