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1. Judy Garland Judy Garland Soundtrack, The Wizard of Oz One of the brightest, most tragic movie stars of Hollywood's Golden Era, Judy Garland was a much-loved character whose warmth and spirit, along with her rich and exuberant voice, kept theatre-goers entertained with an array of delightful musicals. She was born Frances Ethel Gumm on 10 June 1922 in Minnesota...
2. Fred Astaire Fred Astaire Soundtrack, Top Hat Fred Astaire was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to Johanna (Geilus) and Fritz Austerlitz, a brewer. Fred entered show business at age 5. He was successful both in vaudeville and on Broadway in partnership with his sister, Adele Astaire. After Adele retired to marry in 1932, Astaire headed to Hollywood. Signed to RKO...
3. George Carlin George Carlin Actor, Dogma Born and raised by his mother in Manhattan, New York City. His parents divorced when he was two months. His mother (as well as his father) worked in marketing, where they met. The long hours the mother worked left the young George by himself for long hours every day, providing him (in his own words)...
4. Moose Moose Actor, My Coffee with Niles Moose was the youngest of a litter of four, yet was also the biggest, hence his name. Hyper and destructive as a pup, he eventually found his way to Birds & Animals Unlimited, where he got his job playing Eddie on 'Frasier', before going on to act in the film My Dog Skip, along with his son, Enzo.
5. Hope Summers Hope Summers Actress, Rosemary's Baby Versatile, dark-haired actress Hope Summers could portray a friendly neighbor or companion as she did for Frances Bavier's Aunt Bee character on many episodes of The Andy Griffith Show or a deceptive threat as her witch character proved to be to John Cassavetes' quivering pregnant wife in Rosemary's Baby...
6. Nigel Stock Nigel Stock Actor, The Great Escape A veteran of stage, screen, radio and TV, character actor Nigel Stock was born in Malta in 1919, the son of Captain W.H. Stock, RE, and his wife Margaret Marion Munro. In British India from childhood, he and his sister Angela returned to the UK in his early teens for schooling. Nigel was educated at St...
7. David O. Selznick David O. Selznick Producer, Gone with the Wind David O. Selznick was a son of the silent movie producer Lewis J. Selznick. David studied at Columbia University until his father lost his fortune in the 1920s. David started work as an MGM script reader, shortly followed by becoming an assistant to Harry Rapf. He left MGM to work at Paramount then RKO...
8. Dody Goodman Dody Goodman Actress, One Life to Live Her quivery, high-pitched, Southern-cracked tones were once described as sounding like "a Tweetie Pie cartoon bird strangling on peanut butter." Just the absurdity of that description fits comedienne Dody Goodman to a tee. One did not know what to make of her, but she could certainly induce laughter with a mere perplexed look...
9. Joseph Losey Joseph Losey Director, The Servant Belonging to an important family clan in Wisconsin, Joseph Losey studied philosophy but was always interested in theater and thus worked together with Bertolt Brecht. After directing some shorts for MGM, he made his first important film, The Boy with Green Hair, for RKO. While he was filming The Prowler in Italy he was summoned to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee...
10. Tracy Wright Tracy Wright Actress, Me and You and Everyone We Know
11. Gary David Goldberg Gary David Goldberg Writer, Must Love Dogs Gary David Goldberg was born in Brooklyn, New York on June 25, 1944. After a prolonged and checkered collegiate career, which began at Brandeis University in 1962 and ended at San Diego State University in 1975 (with many other schools in between), he moved to Hollywood to try to make it as a writer...
12. Alan Webb Alan Webb Actor, The Great Train Robbery
13. Chuck Mitchell Chuck Mitchell Actor, General Hospital Chuck Mitchell was born on November 28, 1927, in Connecticut. A large, tubby and intimidating 6'3" hulk of a man with a deep voice and a scruffy demeanor, Mitchell was often cast as hostile and/or despicable characters. Mitchell was excellent as mean, sleazy and hateful brothel owner Porky in the uproariously raunchy hit comedy Porky's and its equally amusing sequel Porky's 3: Revenge...
14. Juan Luis Galiardo Juan Luis Galiardo Actor, Familia He studies in the Escuela Oficial de Cinematografia (Madrid). His debut was in 1966. He works also in theater and TV.
15. Lola Lane Lola Lane Actress, The Girl from Havana Lola Lane, born Dorothy Mullican, grew up Indianola, Iowa. Small-town life was not to her taste and she yearned to be in show business. She was also a bit of a rebel: once in her teens she scandalized the townsfolk by dancing a particularly progressive Charleston right in front of the church - which was emptying after Sunday service...
16. Don Henderson Don Henderson Actor, Star Wars
17. Geraldine Wall Geraldine Wall Actress, Black Magic
18. Victor Maddern Victor Maddern Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
19. Stuart Randall Stuart Randall Actor, Indestructible Man
20. Dennis Day Dennis Day Actor, Melody Time Always bright and beaming from ear to ear, Irish singer Dennis Day's name and career remains synonymous with that of Jack Benny's, working with the star comedian on radio and TV for the entire duration. It was Jack who gave him his break in 1939 and Jack who kept him employed as a singer and naive comic sidekick (his "Gee...
21. Holly Lewis Holly Lewis Actress, Pirates of Silicon Valley
22. Emory Parnell Emory Parnell Actor, The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
23. Steve Rossi Steve Rossi Self, The Comedy Survival Kit Steve Rossi was part of a comedy duo with Marty Allen in the '60s and '70s. They played Vegas, appeared on game shows and made many appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show.
24. Cheh Chang Cheh Chang Director, Five Deadly Venoms Chang Cheh was the leading Martial Arts director in Hong Kong in the 1970s, now with close to 100 films to his name. His has influenced other directors such as John Woo and Liu Chiau Liang, and made famous such Hong Kong stars as Philip Kwok, Fu Sheng and Lung Ti. Chang has declared that he will stop working after he has made his 101st film...
25. Chester Marshall Chester Marshall Actor, The Guest Cottage
26. Daphne Heard Daphne Heard Actress, The Triple Echo
27. Clive Clerk Clive Clerk Actor, Send Me No Flowers
28. Kevin O'Connor Kevin O'Connor Actor, Let's Scare Jessica to Death
29. Diana Rabito Diana Rabito Actress, For a Few Dollars More
30. Christopher Rhodes Christopher Rhodes Actor, The Guns of Navarone Sir Christopher Rhodes, 3rd baronet was the only son of Sir John Rhodes DSO, 2nd baronet and former chairman of Thomas Rhodes Ltd, cotton spinners and manufacturers. Educated at Eton and Magdalen College, Oxford. He succeeded his father to the baronency in 1955. He served in the Essex regiment during...
31. David Rayfiel David Rayfiel Writer, The Firm
32. Nacho Galindo Nacho Galindo Actor, The Gay Cavalier
33. Ross Ford Ross Ford Actor, Reform School Girl
34. Pat Nixon Pat Nixon Self, Disneyland '59
35. George Siegmann George Siegmann Actor, The Birth of a Nation
36. Bramwell Fletcher Bramwell Fletcher Actor, The Mummy
37. Nancy Daus-Sullivan Nancy Daus-Sullivan Actress, WCW Bash at the Beach
38. L.V. Prasad L.V. Prasad Director, Jeene Ki Raah
39. Sonia Saviange Sonia Saviange Actress, Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom
40. David MacDonald David MacDonald Director, Devil Girl from Mars Scottish-born David MacDonald got his training in the industry in the US under celebrated producer/director Cecil B. DeMille, who hired him in 1929 as a production assistant. MacDonald returned to Britain in 1936 after his apprenticeship with DeMille and secured a job as a director on what were called "quota quickies"...
41. Yevgeni Bauer Yevgeni Bauer Director, Posle smerti Yevgeni Bauer was the most important filmmaker of the early Russian cinema, who made about eighty silent films in 5 years before the Russian Revolution of 1917. He was born Yevgeni Frantsevich Bauer in 1865, in Moscow, Russia, into an artistic family. His father, Franz Bauer, was a renown musician who played zither...
42. Jack Davies Jack Davies Writer, Ffolkes
43. Robin Bush Robin Bush Self, Chicksands, Bedfordshire
44. Ted Gärdestad Ted Gärdestad Soundtrack, Together
45. Sibina Mijatovic Sibina Mijatovic Actress, Most
46. Pennant Roberts Pennant Roberts Director, The Pirate Planet: Part One
47. Paul Valjean Paul Valjean Actor, Quiet Days in Clichy
48. Keijo Komppa Keijo Komppa Actor, Pariisilaissolmio
49. Raúl Ramírez Raúl Ramírez Actor, Juan el enterrador
50. Claude Magnier Claude Magnier Writer, Oscar
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