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1. Bruce Lee Bruce Lee Actor, Enter the Dragon Bruce Lee remains the greatest icon of martial arts cinema and a key figure of modern popular media. Had it not been for Bruce Lee and his movies in the early 1970s, it's arguable whether or not the martial arts film genre would have ever penetrated and influenced mainstream North American and European cinema and audiences the way it has over the past four decades...
2. James Doohan James Doohan Actor, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
3. Allen Jenkins Allen Jenkins Actor, Pillow Talk Both of Allen Jenkins' parents were musical comedy performers, and he entered the theater as a stage mechanic after World War I, after having spent time working in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Although his screen persona was that of a not-too-bright Brooklyn street thug, Jenkins attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and appeared in many Broadway plays before making his film debut in 1931...
4. Simon Ward Simon Ward Actor, Young Winston The son of a car dealer, the British actor Simon Ward was born in London, England, in 1941, and educated there at Alleyn's School, the home of the National Youth Theatre, which he joined at age 13 and stayed with for eight years. After attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he worked in repertory in Northampton...
5. Richard Egan Richard Egan Actor, Pollyanna Richard Egan attended St Ignatius Preparatory School in San Francisco before going to university. He enlisted in the Army in 1942 and was discharged with the rank of captain. After that, he resumed his studies at Stanford University where he graduated in Theatre History and Drama in 1948. He interpreted about thirty plays and started his film career in 1949.
6. Sandra Gould Sandra Gould Actress, Imitation of Life Short and with a very familiar chubby, chipmunk-like face and even more familiar abrasive tone, Brooklyn-born comedienne Sandra Gould kicked into high gear at a fairly early age. With small Broadway roles and scores of radio programs such as "My Friend Irma" and "Duffy's Tavern", the latter in which she replaced original star Shirley Booth...
7. Vanna Bonta Vanna Bonta Actress, Beauty and the Beast Vanna Bonta is an American writer and actress known for her cameo as the superhero's mother (Zed's queen) in the fantasy classic The Beastmaster, and for her work on Beauty and the Beast, An American Tail: Fievel Goes West, and The Universe. She grew up in Bangkok, Thailand, Florence, Italy and the USA. She was born in the South and speaks fluent Italian...
8. Estelle Evans Estelle Evans Actress, To Kill a Mockingbird
9. Mary Treen Mary Treen Actress, It's a Wonderful Life About as reliable as one could ever find, character actress Mary Treen was a familiar face to most and could always be counted on to bring a bit of levity to any film scene. A minor actress for much of her career, she managed to secure a plain, unassuming niche for herself in 40s, 50s and 60s Hollywood...
10. Robert Cornthwaite Robert Cornthwaite Actor, The War of the Worlds Robert Cornthwaite first got hooked on acting at age 13, when he was forced to play a one-line part in an eighth grade play. He did his first work with professionals five years later, in a 1935 production of "Twelfth Night" on the Reed College campus in Portland. He worked in radio in Southern California before he was inducted into the Air Force during World War II (a four-year hitch)...
11. Randy Stuart Randy Stuart Actress, All About Eve The daughter of husband-and-wife vaudevillians, Randy Stuart was born in southeastern Iola, Kansas and traveled throughout the South and Midwest with her itinerant parents before making her own stage debut with them at the ripe old age of three. The family eventually settled in California where Randy attended college...
12. Franklin Pangborn Franklin Pangborn Actor, Sullivan's Travels Franklin Pangborn - a name more be-fitting a fictionalized bank president rather than a great comedic actor - was a singular character actor but little is known of his early years. He spent some time in developing acting talent prior to appearing on Broadway by March of 1911 and would do six plays until mid-1913...
13. Mildred Harris Mildred Harris Actress, The Magic Cloak
14. Richard Gaines Richard Gaines Actor, Double Indemnity
15. Tammy Faye Bakker Tammy Faye Bakker Self, The Eyes of Tammy Faye
16. Jana Lund Jana Lund Actress, Frankenstein - 1970
17. Panna Rittikrai Panna Rittikrai Stunts, Ong-bak 2 Panna Rittikrai is the man behind Thai action star Tony Jaa, whose work in Ong-Bak, astounded viewers across the globe. Panna Rittikrai was born in the small village of Khon Kaen in Thailand. At a young age, he was a fan of martial arts films and he knew it would be his dream to become involved in the martial arts industry...
18. Álex Angulo Álex Angulo Actor, Pan's Labyrinth
19. Joaquín Pardavé Joaquín Pardavé Actor, Dos pesos dejada Joaquín Pardavé was born into the theatrical milieu, the son of a pair of stage actors. He was a popular stage actor and appeared in several silent films and some early sound features, but achieved his greatest fame in the early 1940s in films like My Memories of Mexico and El baisano Jalil (which was also the first picture he directed)...
20. Tony Epper Tony Epper Stunts, The Rock
21. Carl Gordon Carl Gordon Actor, The Piano Lesson
22. Peta Rutter Peta Rutter Actress, This Is Not a Love Story
23. Leslie Bradley Leslie Bradley Actor, The Crimson Pirate
24. Geeta Dutt Geeta Dutt Music Department, Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam Around the mid thirties, almost daily, all round the year, in a small village called Idilpur in Faridpur district of East Bengal, a little girl of about five to six years of age sat under a tree, her dreamy eyes fixed on the ferry passing over the wide river in front, her ears listening to songs sung...
25. Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg Uncategorised A charismatic German resistance member and would-be assassin of Adolf Hitler, Claus Phillip Maria Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg was born 15 November 1907, 1:00 a.m. CET, in the family's castle in the small Bavarian town of Jettingen (today known as Jettingen-Scheppach). He was born one of a set of twins (his other twin...
26. David Spenser David Spenser Actor, In Search of the Castaways
27. Pancho Villa Pancho Villa Self, Life of Villa Francisco "Pancho" Villa was born Doroteo Arango to rural peasant parents in San Juan del Rio, Mexico, on June 5, 1878. He later took several aliases, the most popular and well-known being "Pancho Villa". Raised in poverty in Durango, he turned to cattle rustling and robbery as a young man. The turning point in his life...
28. David Tomblin David Tomblin Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Widely regarded as the finest 1st Assistant Director in the World, and co-creator, Producer, Director, and writer of The Prisoner. Born across the road from Borehamwood Studios in 1931, Tomblin entered the film business at the age of 14 before National Service saw him take a break for a stint in the marines...
29. John Casablancas John Casablancas Self, Scratch the Surface
30. Helen Thomas Helen Thomas Self, Gov. Mike Huckabee
31. Linda Stirling Linda Stirling Actress, Zorro's Black Whip American leading woman, a popular action star of serials in the 1940s. She studied music, dance, and drama as a child and received a scholarship to a Hollywood acting school. But she arrived in Hollywood to discover the school had closed, and she took a job as a showgirl at the Earl Carroll Theatre in Hollywood...
32. Carter DeHaven Carter DeHaven Actor, The Great Dictator Starting out his entertainment career in vaudeville and on the stage, Carter DeHaven entered films while still a teenager and soon achieved fame appearing in productions with his wife, Flora Parker DeHaven. During his long film career he also produced and directed several movies, and Charles Chaplin chose him to be his assistant during the filming of Modern Times...
33. Tony Fish Tony Fish Actor, Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo
34. Steven Ritch Steven Ritch Actor, Plunder Road
35. Carol Grace Carol Grace Actress, Gangster Story
36. Antonio Gades Antonio Gades Actor, Carmen
37. Germaine Dulac Germaine Dulac Director, The Smiling Madame Beudet The daughter of a cavalry captain, she was raised by a grandmother in Paris, where she studied various forms of art with an emphasis on music and the opera. In 1905 she married engineer-novelist Marie-Louis Albert-Dulac and under his influence veered toward journalism. As one of the leading radical feminists of her day...
38. Ann Tyrrell Ann Tyrrell Actress, Julius Caesar
39. Milton Gabler Milton Gabler Soundtrack, Spider-Man 3 Pop-tune composer, author and Commodore Records executive Milton Gabler was educated at the City College of New York (CCNY) and founded the Commodore Music Shop in New York in 1926 and Commodore Records in 1938. In 1956 he was named Artists & Repertoire (A&R) Director for Decca Records. His best-selling tunes include "L-O-V-E"...
40. Julien Carette Julien Carette Actor, La Grande Illusion
41. Arthur Stander Arthur Stander Writer, Opie's Charity
42. Dale Hennesy Dale Hennesy Art Director, Dirty Harry
43. Gregg Fonseca Gregg Fonseca Production Designer, A Nightmare on Elm Street
44. Lauro Corona Lauro Corona Actor, Direito de Amar
45. Joseph Della Sorte Joseph Della Sorte Actor, The Godfather: Part II
46. Eagle Pennell Eagle Pennell Director, Last Night at the Alamo
47. Harry Worth Harry Worth Actor, Diplomatic Privilege
48. Alex Green Alex Green Stunts, Smallville
49. Helen Craig Helen Craig Actress, The Snake Pit
50. Jane Barrett Jane Barrett Actress, Time, Gentlemen, Please!
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