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1. Mako Mako Actor, Memoirs of a Geisha Born in Japan, Mako was living there with his grandparents while his parents studied art in the United States, when Japan and the U.S. went to war in 1941. His parents remained in the U.S., working for the Office of War Information, and, at the cessation of the conflict, were granted U.S. residency by Congress...
2. Basil Rathbone Basil Rathbone Actor, The Adventures of Robin Hood Basil Rathbone was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1892, but three years later his family was forced to flee the country because his father was accused by the Boers of being a British spy at a time when Dutch-British conflicts were leading to the Boer War. The Rathbones escaped to England, where Basil and his two younger siblings...
3. Herb Edelman Herb Edelman Actor, The Odd Couple
4. Robert Young Robert Young Actor, Crossfire Quiet, soft-spoken Robert grew up in California and had some stage experience with the Pasadena Playhouse before entering films in 1931. His movie career consisted of playing characters who were charming, good-looking--and bland. In fact, his screen image was such that he usually never got the girl...
5. Theodore Bikel Theodore Bikel Actor, My Fair Lady Theodore Bikel is one of the most versatile and respected actors and performers of his generation. A master of languages, dialects and accents, he has played every sort of film villain and semi-bad guy imaginable, and always adds depth, dimension and even sympathy to characters that would end up as cardboard cutouts in the hands of lesser actors...
6. Jerry Goldsmith Jerry Goldsmith Music Department, Mulan Born on February 10, 1929, Jerry Goldsmith studied piano with Jakob Gimpel and composition, theory, and counterpoint with Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. He also attended classes in film composition given by Miklós Rózsa at the Univeristy of Southern California. In 1950, he was employed as a clerk typist in the music department at CBS...
7. Luana Anders Luana Anders Actress, Easy Rider Born Luana Margo Anderson on May 12, 1938, Luana Anders began her show-business career as a bike messenger at MGM along with fellow thespians Jack Nicholson, Sandra Knight and future film producers George Edwards and Fred Roos. She convinced Nicholson to join her in her improv acting class...
8. Angharad Rees Angharad Rees Actress, Hands of the Ripper
9. Teddy Wilson Teddy Wilson Actor, Blood In, Blood Out
10. Susanne Lothar Susanne Lothar Actress, The Reader
11. Les Lye Les Lye Actor, The Care Bears Battle the Freeze Machine Les Lye was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on November 18, 1924. Following a stint in the armed forces after high school, he attended the University of Toronto, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, and then enrolled in Lorne Greene's Academy of Radio Arts. In 1948, he moved to Ottawa to join Frank Ryan's CFRA team...
12. Rex Ingram Rex Ingram Director, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Rex Ingram started film career as a set designer and painter. His directorial debut was The Great Problem. A true master of the medium, Ingram despised the business haggling required in the Hollywood system. He was also unhappy with the level of writing he found in American writers. This led him to work with such foreign writers as Vicente Blasco Ibáñez...
13. J. Madison Wright J. Madison Wright Actress, Shiloh Jessica Madison Wright was born in Cincinnati on July 29th 1984, the eldest of four children. A pretty youngster who enjoyed dressing up and was very much a 'girlie' child, Madison began modelling at the age of five. Her interest in modelling and acting - something she shared with her younger sister Victoria-- led the Wright family to relocate to Los Angeles and...
14. Sergei Parajanov Sergei Parajanov Director, The Color of Pomegranates One of the 20th century's greatest masters of cinema Sergei Parajanov was born in Georgia to Armenian parents and it was always unlikely that his work would conform to the strict socialist realism that Soviet authorities preferred. After studying film and music, Parajanov became an assistant director at the Dovzhenko studios in Kiev...
15. Lloyd Kino Lloyd Kino Actor, Mortal Kombat
16. Jessica Dublin Jessica Dublin Actress, Trinity Is STILL My Name!
17. Clarissa Kaye-Mason Clarissa Kaye-Mason Actress, Salem's Lot
18. Milly Del Rubio Milly Del Rubio Actress, Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse
19. Wolfe Morris Wolfe Morris Actor, The Message British character actor of Ukrainian-Jewish ancestry. Prolific on stage and screen, he was especially adept at impersonating people from diverse ethnicities, including Indians, Arabs, Japanese, Mexicans and Boers. He was a graduate of RADA and winner of the Forbes-Robertson and Kendal prizes. Morris frequently appeared with the Royal Exchange...
20. Shivaji Ganesan Shivaji Ganesan Actor, Padaiyappa Tamil superstar from a poor family in Tamil Nadu, India. His father worked on the railways. On the day of his birth his father, Chiniah Pillai, follower of Mahatma Gandhi, was jailed for participating in the Independence movement in Nellikuppam (Tamil Nadu, India). He was frequently in and out of jail, and was raised by his mother, Rajamani Ammal...
21. Kenneth Watson Kenneth Watson Actor, The Wheel in Space: Episode 2
22. Genevieve Tobin Genevieve Tobin Actress, The Petrified Forest Supporting actress in US films of the 30s.
23. Constanze Engelbrecht Constanze Engelbrecht Actress, Fiorile Constanze started into the movies at an early age: as the German voice of "Jeff" from "Lassie." After "Gymnasium" (high school) the daughter of actress Alice Franz studied singing at the Richard-Strauss-Konservatorium in Munich, Germany, at Guildhall School in London, GB, and at the Mozarteum in Salzburg...
24. Marc Boyle Marc Boyle Stunts, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
25. Long John Baldry Long John Baldry Actor, Nilus the Sandman: The Boy Who Dreamed Christmas
26. Martha Webster Martha Webster Actress, Groundhog Day
27. Jack Clark Jack Clark Self, Password All-Stars One of the 1970s most-loved and respected TV personalities, Jack Clark was best known as host of the highly successful syndicated game shows "Dealer's Choice" (1973-75) and "Cross Wits" (1975-80). Born in St. Joseph, Missouri around 1925, he moved to California where after the service he worked at KROW in Oakland...
28. Michael Wisher Michael Wisher Actor, Doctor Who: 30 Years in the Tardis
29. Alvah Bessie Alvah Bessie Writer, Objective, Burma!
30. Baynes Barron Baynes Barron Actor, The Ten Commandments
31. Don Arden Don Arden Producer, Electric Light Orchestra: 'Out of the Blue' Tour Live at Wembley
32. Denys de La Patellière Denys de La Patellière Director, Taxi for Tobruk
33. Donald Buka Donald Buka Actor, Watch on the Rhine
34. Dorothy Collins Dorothy Collins Self, Episode dated 9 June 1956 Dorothy Collins is one of the most unappreciated and underrated singers in pop music. Like the legendary but also vastly underrated Doris Day, Dorothy did everything so well that she was greatly undervalued. As the star of Your Hit Parade, she was called upon to sings all types of songs, and she was always a delight...
35. Zoran Radmilovic Zoran Radmilovic Actor, The Marathon Family
36. Teighlor Teighlor Self, Episode #1.1
37. Sacha Pitoëff Sacha Pitoëff Actor, Last Year at Marienbad
38. Dave Garroway Dave Garroway Self, Today
39. Robert Burns Robert Burns Soundtrack, The Homesman Robert Burns was born to a poor farming family in the Lowlands of Scotland in 1759. During his adult years he wrote several volumes of poetry that were well received. By the time of his death he was considered the poet laureate of Scotland, and is still considered so by many to this day. Among his many poems are; Auld Lang Syne, Coming Thro the Rye, Tam O'Shanter etc.
40. Peter Virgo Peter Virgo Actor, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
41. Norman Chappell Norman Chappell Actor, The Four Musketeers: Milady's Revenge
42. Lal Baum Lal Baum Actor, The Questor Tapes
43. Stanley Shapiro Stanley Shapiro Writer, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
44. Eugene Borden Eugene Borden Actor, All About Eve
45. E.L. Doctorow E.L. Doctorow Writer, Ragtime
46. George Sperdakos George Sperdakos Actor, The Devil's Advocate
47. Valda Hansen Valda Hansen Actress, Night of the Ghouls Valda, the sensitive girl with the lovely smile. In the late 1950s, Valda was doing a play called "Accidentally Yours," when Ed Wood came backstage, and he considered her an ingenue. Ed originally wanted to cast Valda for the short film "The Night the Banshee Cried" (1957), but wound up casting her...
48. Ellen Terry Ellen Terry Actress, Potter's Clay Legendary British stage actress who made a few silent film appearances. The daughter of strolling players, she was born in Coventry into an almost exclusively theatrical family. Her grandparents were actors, as were all six of her siblings. But only her son, Edward Gordon Craig, would in any way approach her fame in the theatre...
49. Myra Keaton Myra Keaton Actress, Love Nest on Wheels
50. Philip Burthem Philip Burthem Producer, Alien Dawn
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