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1. Farrah Fawcett Farrah Fawcett Actress, Logan's Run Farrah Fawcett is a true Hollywood success story. A native of Texas, she was the daughter of Pauline Alice (Evans), a homemaker, and James Fawcett, an oil field contractor. She was a natural athlete, something that her father encouraged, and she attended a high school with a strong arts program. She attended University of Texas in Austin...
2. Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Soundtrack, This Is It Michael Joseph Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana on August 29, 1958, and entertained audiences nearly his entire life. His father, Joe Jackson, had been a guitarist, but was forced to give up his musical ambitions following his marriage to Katherine Jackson (née Katherine Esther Scruse). Together...
3. John Fiedler John Fiedler Actor, 12 Angry Men Typical of busy character actors, Fiedler made his face (and voice) recognizable to millions. Many know the bald-pated Fiedler as therapy patient "Mr. Peterson" on The Bob Newhart Show; others might first recognize him for the 1968 movie, The Odd Couple, and spin-off TV show, The Odd Couple, or perhaps even from the Broadway play that preceded them...
4. Patrick Macnee Patrick Macnee Actor, A View to a Kill British actor Patrick Macnee was born on February 6, 1922 in London, England into a wealthy and eccentric family. His father, Daniel Macnee, was a race horse trainer, who drank and gambled away the family fortune, leaving young Patrick to be raised by his lesbian mother, Dorothea Mary, and her female lover...
5. Colin Clive Colin Clive Actor, Frankenstein Who could forget Colin Clive's "It's Alive! It's Alive!" as he melted to the floor mumbling the same over and over in ecstasy after his success at animating the Monster in the first sound version of Frankenstein. Film history - horror film history - but part of a short history for actor Colin Clive - he died at 37 years of age...
6. Alice Playten Alice Playten Actress, Legend
7. Margaret Tyzack Margaret Tyzack Actress, 2001: A Space Odyssey
8. Chris Benoit Chris Benoit Actor, Fully Loaded Benoit has trained in Stu Hart's "Dungeon". He has wrestled in such places as Canada, the U.S., Japan, Mexico and Germany. Benoit has held the WCW Tag Team title and Television title (his TV title reign was never acknowledged on TV) At his level of experience and natural skill Benoit should be the World Champ and in main events throughout the country...
9. Chia-Liang Liu Chia-Liang Liu Actor, The Legend of Drunken Master
10. Kenneth Griffith Kenneth Griffith Actor, Four Weddings and a Funeral
11. Jacques-Yves Cousteau Jacques-Yves Cousteau Self, The Silent World
12. Johnny Mercer Johnny Mercer Soundtrack, L.A. Confidential Johnny Mercer started his career as singer and songwriter for Paul Whiteman. He started writing songs for Hollywood in 1935, where he also had a few small parts in musicals. Among his famous songs is the inoffical anthem of Hollywood, "Hooray For Hollywood" that he wrote for the movie "Hollywood Hotel". He also had radio programs and made records, some with Bing Crosby.
13. Marilyn Coleman Marilyn Coleman Actress, Menace II Society
14. Tony Hancock Tony Hancock Actor, Call Me Genius Tony Hancock was born in Birmingham, England, the son of John and Lillian Hancock. He was educated at Durlston Court, Swanage, and Bradfield College, Reading. He served in the R.A.F. (ground crew) during the war. In 1942 he was in the R.A.F. Gang Show. He was de-mobbed in 1946. He appeared at the Windmill Theatre...
15. Elizabeth Lax Elizabeth Lax Actress, In Harm's Way
16. Shelby Grant Shelby Grant Actress, Fantastic Voyage
17. Norman Felton Norman Felton Director, Studio One in Hollywood
18. Dave Fleischer Dave Fleischer Director, Gulliver's Travels
19. Fred Feast Fred Feast Actor, Little Voice
20. Frank Hagney Frank Hagney Actor, It's a Wonderful Life
21. Matthew Ansara Matthew Ansara Actor, Con Games
22. Michael Latimer Michael Latimer Actor, A Man for All Seasons Trained RADA. Stage Actor in Rep and West End (six productions). Many TV Plays and episodes of series. Written 37 TV Scripts including BBC play "The Interview". Moved from Acting to Directing and writing in 198O. Has directed over fifty productions in London, Sydney, Frankfurt, Sheffield, Florida and major UK provincial Theatres.
23. Faith Kent Faith Kent Actress, Half Moon Street
24. Jay Sheffield Jay Sheffield Actor, The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze
25. Roger Grimsby Roger Grimsby Actor, Ghostbusters
26. Alan Plater Alan Plater Writer, The Noble Tradition Born in Jarrow in 1935, Alan Plater was brought up in Hull, and trained as an architect in Newcastle. He has been a full-time writer since 1961, with over two hundred assorted credits in radio, television, theatre and film - plus six novels, occasional journalism, broadcasting and teaching. His first plays were written for radio...
27. Severin Wunderman Severin Wunderman Actor, Minority Report
28. Howie Horwitz Howie Horwitz Producer, Baretta
29. Nancy Roberts Nancy Roberts Actress, Black Narcissus
30. Alec Craig Alec Craig Actor, National Velvet
31. Hillel Slovak Hillel Slovak Soundtrack, Less Than Zero
32. Charles Sullivan Charles Sullivan Actor, The Old Corral
33. Claude Brosset Claude Brosset Actor, OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies
34. Jay Jostyn Jay Jostyn Actor, Goodbye, Columbus
35. Sydney Boehm Sydney Boehm Writer, The Big Heat
36. Pauline Letts Pauline Letts Actress, The Trojan Women
37. Jeeva Jeeva Cinematographer, Hera Pheri
38. Eileen Stevens Eileen Stevens Actress, Invasion of the Body Snatchers
39. Reg Dixon Reg Dixon Self, Episode dated 12 December 1955 A popular radio comedian in the 1940s and 50s in Britain, Reg Dixon's signature tune was 'Confidentially' which he wrote himself. A burly figure he wore a trilby hat his catchphrase was 'I'm not well, I'm proper poorly.' In the 1950s he took over from the film comedian George Formby in the stage musical 'Zip Goes A Million' at London's Palace Theatre...
40. Kurt Hoffmann Kurt Hoffmann Director, Das Wirtshaus im Spessart
41. Max Haufler Max Haufler Actor, The Trial Max Haufler (1910-1965), who was not only one of the most famous Swiss actors, but also the first Swiss actor to be engaged in Hollywood, was born in Basel and originally trained as a painter. From 1936, he performed as an actor on stage and in film and gave already in 1938 his directorial debut with "L'or dans la montagne"...
42. George Ernest George Ernest Actor, The Star Witness
43. Andre Mika Andre Mika Producer, Live Earth: The Concerts for a Climate Crisis
44. E.T.A. Hoffmann E.T.A. Hoffmann Writer, Barbie in the Nutcracker E.T.A. Hoffmann was born on the 24th of January 1776 in Königsberg (now Russia) as the son of a lawyer. After his father's death he has a very bad childhood ending when he went to university to study law between 1792-95. He managed to get into the bureaucratic services of the state Prussia, but was not considered too well...
45. George Hackathorne George Hackathorne Actor, The Last of the Mohicans Entered movies in 1916 and played Sid Sawyer in "Tom Sawyer" and "Huck and Tom", 1917 and 1918 respectively, at the request of Mary Pickford. He went on to play minor roles in a number of films but did not fare too well with the coming of sound. His last film role was that of a wounded soldier in "Gone With The Wind." Hackathorne died following a prolonged illness.
46. Frank Tarloff Frank Tarloff Writer, A Guide for the Married Man Oscar-winning Hollywood screenwriter, blacklisted during the so-called McCarthy era in the 1950's.
47. Marcelle Corday Marcelle Corday Actress, The Great Ziegfeld
48. Viveka Babajee Viveka Babajee Self, Miss Universe Pageant
49. Charles Starkweather Charles Starkweather Uncategorised
50. Nicholas Hannen Nicholas Hannen Actor, Richard III
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