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1. Nancy Marchand Nancy Marchand Actress, Lou Grant Nancy Marchand's mother, a pianist, sent her shy daughter to acting classes in hopes of breaking her out of her shell. As a student at Carnegie Tech (Carnegie Mellon University), she studied the works of William Shakespeare and the other great playwrights and, upon graduation, set off to New York City....
2. Thomas Gomez Thomas Gomez Actor, Key Largo After graduating from high school in 1923, Thomas Sabino Gomez answered a help wanted ad, which resulted in his joining the Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne theater group. Prior to that time he had not considered acting as a career. He continued working as an actor with the Lunts, traveling across country and honing his acting skills...
3. Curd Jürgens Curd Jürgens Actor, The Spy Who Loved Me Curd Jürgens (commonly billed as "Curt Jurgens" in anglophone countries) was one of the most successful European film actors of the 20th Century. He was born Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens on December 13, 1915, in Solln, Bavaria, in Hohenzollern Imperial Germany, a subject of Kaiser Wilhelm II...
4. Pedro Armendáriz Pedro Armendáriz Actor, From Russia with Love Born in Mexican revolution times, Pedro Armendáriz was the first child of Mexican Pedro Armendáriz García-Conde and American Adele Hastings. He was raised in Churubusco, then a suburb of Mexico City, before the family traveled to Laredo, Texas. They lived there until 1921, the year Armendáriz' parents died...
5. George 'Buck' Flower George 'Buck' Flower Actor, Back to the Future There aren't many actors who can claim that they appeared in everything from innocuous family features to sexy soft-core smut to popular television programs to various horror, science fiction, and exploitation movies as well as worked behind-the-scenes on a slew of films in assorted production capacities throughout the course of their careers...
6. Ethel Barrymore Ethel Barrymore Actress, Portrait of Jennie Ethel Barrymore was the second of three children seemingly destined for the actor's life of their parents Maurice and Georgiana. Maurice Barrymore had emigrated from England in 1875, and after graduating from Cambridge in law had shocked his family by becoming an actor. Georgiana Drew of Philadelphia acted in her parents' stage company...
7. Charles Korvin Charles Korvin Actor, Interpol Calling He was born in Piestany, Hungary, and came to the United States in 1940 after ten years studying at the Sorbonne where he worked in still and motion picture photography. After studying acting at the Barter Theater (Abingdon, VA), he made his 1943 debut on Broadway in "Dark Eyes" under the name Geza Korvin...
8. Joan Caulfield Joan Caulfield Actress, The Unsuspected Blond, blue-eyed Joan Caulfield was born on June 1 1922 in Orange, New Jersey, one of three daughters to Henry R. Caulfield, an aircraft company administrator based in Manhattan. She received a private education and enrolled in Columbia University in late 1940. Her early forays into acting with the Morningside Players acting troupe did not appear to suggest any special talents in that direction...
9. Vincent Sherman Vincent Sherman Director, Mr. Skeffington
10. Doris Dowling Doris Dowling Actress, The Lost Weekend After some Broadway musical stage work as a chorine, Detroit-born actress Doris Dowling followed her older sister Constance Dowling (who died relatively young in 1969) to Hollywood and made about an equal representation. Doris started off auspiciously with the role of the barfly and drinking companion to fellow alcoholic Ray Milland in the sobering classic film The Lost Weekend...
11. Victor Spinetti Victor Spinetti Actor, Help! Comic eccentric and gifted raconteur, Victor Spinetti was born in Wales on September 2, 1929, the son of Giuseppe Spinetti and Lily (Watson) Spinetti. He was educated at Monmouth School. Initially interested in a teaching degree, he turned to acting instead and studied for the stage at the College of Music and Drama...
12. Clarence Clemons Clarence Clemons Actor, New York, New York
13. Barbara Cason Barbara Cason Actress, Carter Country
14. Terence Fisher Terence Fisher Director, Horror of Dracula Terence Fisher was born in Maida Vale, England, in 1904. Raised by his grandmother in a strict Christian Scientist environment, Fisher left school while still in his teens to join the Merchant Marine. By his own account he soon discovered that a life at sea was not for him, so he left the service and tried his hand at a succession of jobs ashore...
15. José Saramago José Saramago Writer, Enemy
16. Peter Allen Peter Allen Soundtrack, Muriel's Wedding
17. Sabrina Wright-Gilliar Sabrina Wright-Gilliar Art Department, Sex and the City
18. William Tracy William Tracy Actor, The Shop Around the Corner Pittsburgh-born actor William Tracy was born on December 1, 1917, and began performing professionally as a youth. Trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Art, he appeared in musical and comedy roles until his big break arrived in 1937 at age 19 when he took over the role of fidgety military school...
19. Richard Stahl Richard Stahl Actor, It's a Living
20. Valerie Allen Valerie Allen Actress, Pillow Talk
21. Paul Cox Paul Cox Director, Innocence
22. Roger Delgado Roger Delgado Actor, Doctor Who Born of a Spanish father and French mother in Whitechapel. Although most often called upon to play the villain (due to his dark good looks and sinister beard), he also had a career as a voice actor on BBC Radio appearing on such programs as the "Morning Story". He was a notable 'The Master' in many series of Doctor Who.
23. Libby Holman Libby Holman Actress, Dreams That Money Can Buy Libby Holman's life was one of early poverty, extraordinary talent, scandal, fabulous wealth and tragedy. She's the stuff books and movies are ripe for. Born into a once-prosperous Jewish family in Ohio, her family's stock brokerage business collapsed in 1904 when her uncle disappeared after embezzling nearly $1 million...
24. Ronald Allen Ronald Allen Actor, A Night to Remember
25. Frederick Jaeger Frederick Jaeger Actor, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Frederick was educated in Germany and France. He came to England in 1939 and took up acting at the suggestion of his English headmaster. He attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London between 1946 and 1948 and started his stage career at preston Rep in 1949. Many rep seasons in provinces before West End appearances including 'The Comedy of Errors'...
26. Jack Rollins Jack Rollins Producer, Midnight in Paris
27. Nancy Addison Nancy Addison Actress, Ryan's Hope
28. Bill Douglas Bill Douglas Writer, My Childhood
29. Jay Lawrence Jay Lawrence Actor, Stalag 17
30. Victoria Wells Victoria Wells Actress, Let's Do It!
31. Arthur Howard Arthur Howard Actor, Moonraker
32. Sally O'Neil Sally O'Neil Actress, Battling Butler Cute-as-a-button and diminutive in size, Sally O'Neil (sometimes billed as Sally O'Neill), was one of 11 children born to a judge in 1908 in Bayonne, New Jersey. Another sister would also become a well-known actress, Molly O'Day. Sally was educated in a convent and started in vaudeville where she was billed as "Chotsie Noonan" (her real name was Virginia Louise Concepta Noonan)...
33. Paul Bradley Paul Bradley Actor, Jeep-Herders
34. Jean Delannoy Jean Delannoy Director, Inspector Maigret Jean Delannoy began his film career in the 1920s as an actor. By the 1930s he had switched careers and become an editor, then a short-subjects director. By the mid-'30s he was a full-fledged director, and soon garnered a reputation as a sensitive, understated craftsman with a thorough command of the medium...
35. Harriet Reynolds Harriet Reynolds Actress, Strike It Rich
36. Bernard Manning Bernard Manning Self, The Wheeltappers and Shunters Social Club
37. Michael Hastings Michael Hastings Writer, The Operators
38. Derek Godfrey Derek Godfrey Actor, The Abominable Dr. Phibes
39. Hubert Cornfield Hubert Cornfield Director, Poker d'As
40. Ruth Sobotka Ruth Sobotka Actress, Killer's Kiss
41. Frances Scott Fitzgerald Smith Frances Scott Fitzgerald Smith Miscellaneous Crew, F. Scott Fitzgerald and 'The Last of the Belles'
42. Mario Todisco Mario Todisco Actor, Léon: The Professional
43. Cay Forester Cay Forester Actress, D.O.A.
44. Aimée Delamain Aimée Delamain Actress, Santa Claus
45. Maurice Moscovitch Maurice Moscovitch Actor, The Great Dictator
46. Marc McKerrow Marc McKerrow Music Department, Prodigal Sons
47. Naseem Banu Naseem Banu Actress, Anokhi Ada Born into a wealthy family, Naseem was enchanted by movies as a young girl and became determined to be an actress. Her beauty attracted a myriad of film offers, but she had to resort to a hunger strike before her family would allow her to appear in movies. An overnight sensation, Naseem worked prolifically...
48. James Nelson James Nelson Sound Department, The Donna Reed Show
49. Doris Davenport Doris Davenport Actress, The Westerner Doris Davenport was born in Moline, IL, but grew up in Hollywood. Samuel Goldwyn gave her the part of Eddie Cantor's sweetheart in his musical Kid Millions after seeing her work as a Goldwyn Girl. As Doris Jordan, she tested for the part of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and was one of the finalists...
50. Felix Knight Felix Knight Actor, Babes in Toyland
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