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1. Marlene Dietrich Marlene Dietrich Soundtrack, Witness for the Prosecution Her father was a police lieutenant and imbued in her a military attitude to life. Marlene was known in school for her "bedroom eyes" and her first affairs were at this stage in her life - a professor at the school was terminated. She entered the cabaret scene in 1920s Germany, first as a spectator then as a cabaret singer...
2. George Lindsey George Lindsey Actor, Robin Hood George Lindsey graduated from the University of North Alabama in Florence, Alabama. He has been promoting the George Lindsey Film Festival there since 1998.
3. Monty Woolley Monty Woolley Actor, The Bishop's Wife Large and hearty Monty Woolley was born to privilege on August 17, 1888, the son of a hotel proprietor who owned the Marie Antoinette Hotel on Broadway. A part of Manhattan's elite social circle at a young age, he studied at both Yale (Master's degree) and Harvard and returned to Yale as an English instructor and coach of graduate dramatics...
4. Wilfrid Hyde-White Wilfrid Hyde-White Actor, My Fair Lady British character actor of wry charm, equally at home in amused or strait-laced characters. A native of Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire, he attended Marlborough College and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. His stage debut came in 1922, and by 1925 he was a busy London actor. He married actress Blanche Glynne (real name: Blanche Hope Aitken) and in 1932 toured South Africa in plays...
5. Myrna Fahey Myrna Fahey Actress, House of Usher
6. Charles Farrell Charles Farrell Actor, 7th Heaven His father was a talent agent in Boston. When he went to college he became a member of the football team. A very sporty person, young Charles nevertheless opted for an acting career. First a theater actor, he decided to move to California and to try his luck in Hollywood. After three years as an extra he was given a good role in "Old Ironsides" and soon became a matinée idol.
7. Jorge Martínez de Hoyos Jorge Martínez de Hoyos Actor, The Magnificent Seven
8. Ann Todd Ann Todd Actress, The Paradine Case Ann Todd was a beautiful English actress best known as Gregory Peck's wife in Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case. Her third husband was the legendary director David Lean, for whom she appeared in three films, The Passionate Friends, Madeleine, and Breaking the Sound Barrier.
9. Virginia Capers Virginia Capers Actress, Ferris Bueller's Day Off With plenty of heart and soul, actress Virginia Capers served up loads of music in a career that spanned several decades. Born in 1925, she attended Howard University in Washington, D.C., then studied voice at Juilliard in Manhatten. By happenstance, she was introduced to band leader Abe Lyman who hired her for his radio program and for on-the-road tours...
10. Mario Jackson Mario Jackson Actor, Baby Boy
11. L. Frank Baum L. Frank Baum Writer, The Wizard of Oz L. Frank Baum became a success with his 1883 production of "The Maid of Arran" in 1882. He was a dreamer, had a printing press and an amateur newspaper, "The Rose Lawn Home Journal" and published a coin and stamp collecting guide. He failed at almost everything through poor business sense. He had been an actor...
12. Tyler Lambert Tyler Lambert Self, Dana Plato
13. William Bronder William Bronder Actor, Stand by Me
14. James Isaac James Isaac Director, Jason X
15. Minnie Gentry Minnie Gentry Actress, All My Children
16. Curtis Harrington Curtis Harrington Director, Night Tide Curtis Harrington was an excellent and shamefully underrated writer and director who specialized in marvelously offbeat and atmospheric low-budget independent horror pictures. Harrington was born on September 17, 1926, in Los Angeles and grew up in Beaumont, California. A hardcore film buff from a very young age...
17. Antony Hopkins Antony Hopkins Composer, Billy Budd
18. Fred Sadoff Fred Sadoff Actor, Papillon Fred Sadoff was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 21, 1926 to Henry Sadoff from Philadelphia and Bertha Leib Sadoff from Russia. He was the youngest in the family, his older brother Robert having been born in 1921. He served a year in the military from 1943-1944 and, when he got out, decided to give acting a try...
19. Yale Summers Yale Summers Actor, General Hospital
20. Maurice Marsac Maurice Marsac Actor, The Big Red One
21. Jilly Rizzo Jilly Rizzo Actor, Year of the Dragon
22. Eyde Byrde Eyde Byrde Actress, Addams Family Values
23. Joe Grant Joe Grant Writer, Mulan
24. Karen Kirschenbauer Karen Kirschenbauer Actress, The Jackal
25. Sam Cohn Sam Cohn Thanks, Chicago
26. Herbert Sargent Herbert Sargent Writer, Woody Harrelson/Vanessa Williams
27. Thomas A. Carlin Thomas A. Carlin Actor, Caddyshack American character actor of extensive stage background. He appeared frequently on Broadway in such plays as "A Thousand Clowns, " "The Deputy, " and "Time Limit." He was also active in early television, working on dramatic programs such as "Kraft Television Theatre" and "Studio One." He was married to actress Frances Sternhagen. Carlin died at 62 from heart failure.
28. King Edward VII King Edward VII Self, Coronation of Their Majesties King Edward VII and Queen Alexandria Prince Albert Edward Wettin Saxe-Coburg-Gotha was born on November 9, 1841 to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Great Britain. He was the second child and first son which meant that he would become King after his mother died. As he grew up he was compared unfavorably to his father and then his very bright older sister...
29. Suzanne Ridgeway Suzanne Ridgeway Actress, From Hell It Came
30. Rafael Baledón Rafael Baledón Director, La Maldicion de la Llorona
31. Loyal Griggs Loyal Griggs Cinematographer, The Ten Commandments Loyal Griggs entered the film industry in the mid-1920s, directly out of high school, as an assistant in the special effects department of Paramount. He was a cameraman for nearly 30 years before graduating to director of photography, and he proved his worth by winning an Academy Award for cinematography for Shane, just two years after his elevation to lighting cameraman.
32. Harold Warrender Harold Warrender Actor, Scott of the Antarctic
33. Julie Vega Julie Vega Actress, Mga mata ni Angelita
34. Gordon Parry Gordon Parry Director, Tread Softly Stranger
35. Angelo Novi Angelo Novi Camera and Electrical Department, Once Upon a Time in America
36. Errol Brown Errol Brown Soundtrack, Zodiac
37. Al Jarvis Al Jarvis Actor, The Phantom Planet Actor, songwriter ("Make Believe Ballroom"), author and disc jockey, educated at the University of Southern California and a member of the Pasadena Community Playhouse. He joined ASCAP in 1954, and his chief musical collaborators included Johnny Mercer and Leo Diamond. His other popular-song compositions included "Shtiggy Boom".
38. Oniroku Dan Oniroku Dan Writer, Yume dorei
39. Denise McCluggage Denise McCluggage Self, Episode dated 17 February 1959
40. Alethea Charlton Alethea Charlton Actress, Board Wages
41. Richard S. Hornbeck Richard S. Hornbeck Actor, Ranch of the Ruthless
42. Jonathan Kramer Jonathan Kramer Actor, Midnight Cowboy
43. Helene Weigel Helene Weigel Actress, Mother Courage and Her Children
44. Farley Mowat Farley Mowat Writer, The Snow Walker
45. Heini Kaufeld Heini Kaufeld Actor, Der Winkeladvokat
46. Dickie Valentine Dickie Valentine Self, Episode #2.5
47. Esperanza Magaz Esperanza Magaz Actress, De mujer a mujer
48. Dorothy B. Hughes Dorothy B. Hughes Writer, In a Lonely Place
49. Leslie Thomas Leslie Thomas Writer, Dangerous Davies: The Last Detective
50. Rosemary La Planche Rosemary La Planche Actress, Strangler of the Swamp Back in the days, winning the title of "Miss America" sometimes provided a springboard to Hollywood and a film career as a leading lady. This was certainly true in the case of California-born Rosemary La Planche. Born on October 11, 1923, in the Southern California city of Glendale, Rosemary and her older sister Louise La Planche (by four years) both expressed a desire to perform as children...
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