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1. Peter Sellers Peter Sellers Actor, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Often credited as the greatest comedian of all time, Peter Sellers was born to a well-off English acting family in 1925. His mother and father worked in an acting company run by his grandmother. As a child, Sellers was spoiled, as his parents' first child had died at birth. He enlisted in the Royal Air Force and served during World War II...
2. Chad Everett Chad Everett Actor, Mulholland Dr. Both a leading and a supporting actor in movies and on television, name a role - lawyer, airline pilot, rig foreman, doctor, gunslinger, real-life person, good guy, bad guy - and Chad Everett has probably played it. He was born Raymon Lee Cramton on June 11, 1936, in South Bend, Indiana. In high school, he did stage plays and wanted to become an actor...
3. Sherman Hemsley Sherman Hemsley Actor, Alice in Wonderland Sherman Hemsley played characters known to be wise-cracking, "Weezy" loving, "honky" calling, boisterous fools which America and the entire world laughed with kindheartedly. Sherman Alexander Hemsley, Air Force veteran and actor, was born on Feb. 1, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father, William Hemsley...
4. G.D. Spradlin G.D. Spradlin Actor, The Godfather: Part II G.D. Spradlin started his career as a lawyer, then became an Independent Oil producer. He was active in local politics before turning to acting. He joined the Oklahoma Repertory Theatre in 1964.
5. Chaney Kley Chaney Kley Actor, Darkness Falls
6. Brian Glover Brian Glover Actor, Alien³ Brian Glover was born in Sheffield, Yorkshire and used to be a professional wrestler going by the name of "Leon Arras the Man From Paris". He also provides one of the voices for the animated "Tetley Tea" TV adverts. His stage work included seasons with the Royal Shakespeare Company and Royal National Theatre.
7. Constance Bennett Constance Bennett Actress, Topper Independent, outspoken Constance Bennett, the first of the Bennett sisters to enter films, appeared in New York-produced silents before a chance meeting with Samuel Goldwyn led to her Hollywood debut in Cytherea. She abandoned a burgeoning career in silents for marriage to Philip Plant in 1925; after they divorced...
8. Alan Clarke Alan Clarke Director, Scum Liverpool native Alan Clarke got his start in the film business in Canada, where he studied acting and directing. Upon returning to England he got a job at ITV, then moved over to the BBC in 1969. He worked mostly in television, but he made a couple of feature films that got attention for their portrayal of the gritty and occasionally violent life of the British working class...
9. Virginia Christine Virginia Christine Actress, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Virginia was a concert pianist and a trained lyric soprano. She studied dancing with Maria Bekefi and acting with the renowned professional studio coach, Helena Sorell and Michael Mark. Virginia spoke four languages, English, French, Swedish and German.
10. Barbara Colby Barbara Colby Actress, Murder by the Book Actress Barbara Colby, at age 36, was on the brink of TV character stardom when the native New Yorker was senselessly shot and killed one evening on the streets of Los Angeles. The tall, toothy, husky-voiced, frizzy-haired actress equipped with a keen, Brooklyn-tough sensibility and dead-on comedy instincts had just started to make a name for herself on the West coast when tragedy occurred...
11. Maurice Denham Maurice Denham Actor, Animal Farm Born in Beckenham, Kent, English character actor Maurice Denham first came to public notice in the 1940s on radio, appearing on many of the most popular comedy series of the day in a variety of characters. His debut in films came in 1947 with The Smugglers. His talents came to the forefront in the animated feature Animal Farm...
12. Glen Boles Glen Boles Actor, The Road to Ruin As a young boy, Glen Boles was approached by a director on Sunset Boulevard who was shooting a film. He asked Glen to run out in front of a horse. Glen agreed, made five dollars, and was hooked on the film business. He continued to act in extra roles and worked his way up into supporting roles in Hollywood films...
13. László Görög László Görög Writer, The Affairs of Susan
14. G. Wood G. Wood Actor, Harold and Maude
15. Archie Duncan Archie Duncan Actor, Ring of Bright Water
16. Uttam Kumar Uttam Kumar Actor, Nayak: The Hero The legendary Bengali Actor of Calcutta. Acted in over 250 films. Got the Indian national award Padmashree for his contribution to Bengali films. He also directed and produced two films. "Banpalashir Padabali" in Bengali and "Chhoti si Mulaquat" in Hindi.
17. Vincent Beck Vincent Beck Actor, Santa Claus Conquers the Martians Tall, deep-voiced character actor who started on screen in the lamentable Santa Claus Conquers the Martians which would have taken him some time to live down. Thereafter, he was most comfortable playing the heavy, and never averse to do so in monster make-up, as in The Time Tunnel episode "Town of Terror." He was also the blue-faced alien hunter Megazor in the third season episode of Lost in Space,"Hunter's Moon"...
18. Irene Browne Irene Browne Actress, The Red Shoes
19. Tresa Hughes Tresa Hughes Actress, Another World Born in 1929 in Washington, Tresa Hughes was raised in Baltimore. She attended Maryland Art Institute and Johns Hopkins and George Washington Universities and graduated from Wayne State University. She was in the acting company at Pennsylvania's Hedgerow Theatre, led by Jasper Deeter; and a member of Playwrights Theater Company in Chicago...
20. Sacha Guitry Sacha Guitry Writer, Faisons un rêve... French actor, dramatist and director, Sacha Guitry was born in 1885 in Saint-Petersburg where his father, actor Lucien Guitry, was under contract with the city's French theater. Early on, Sacha knew he was going to be an artist. Therefore, his studies were mediocre. His acting debuts were not too encouraging either...
21. Victor Moore Victor Moore Actor, Swing Time
22. Michael Sellers Michael Sellers Self, I Told You I Was Ill: The Life and Legacy of Spike Milligan
23. Lance Reventlow Lance Reventlow Self, The Sound of Speed
24. Harry Towb Harry Towb Actor, Barry Lyndon
25. Zeffie Tilbury Zeffie Tilbury Actress, The Grapes of Wrath
26. Richard Jury Richard Jury Actor, A House for All Seasons
27. Hans Albers Hans Albers Actor, The Blue Angel Life companion was the actress Hansi Burg. Their relationship started in 1925. They separated in 1935 due to the pressure of the German Nazi government. In 1938 she went into exile in Switzerland (later London). Shortly after this she married the Norwegian Erich Blydt. Burg returned to Germany and Albers in 1946. They lived together until his death 1960. She died 15 years later.
28. Al Eben Al Eben Actor, Corky Romano
29. Michael Sundin Michael Sundin Actor, Return to Oz
30. 'Little Billy' Rhodes 'Little Billy' Rhodes Actor, The Terror of Tiny Town
31. Harry Hayden Harry Hayden Actor, Till the Clouds Roll By Bespectacled, thick-set US light player often cast as officious or snooping types like hotel managers and bankers.
32. Frank Fenton Frank Fenton Actor, A Foreign Affair
33. Ernest Morrison Ernest Morrison Actor, Spooks Run Wild "Sunshine Sammy" Morrison was most famous as one of the Dead End Kids/East Side Kids, but he was probably the most experienced actor of that group. Morrison made his film debut while still an infant; his father worked for a wealthy Los Angeles family that had connections in the film industry, and one...
34. James Kiernan James Kiernan Actor, With Friends Like These
35. Jean Girault Jean Girault Writer, Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez
36. José Bódalo José Bódalo Actor, Django
37. Rene Requiestas Rene Requiestas Actor, Alyas Batman en Robin
38. Andrew Cunanan Andrew Cunanan Uncategorised Andrew Cunanan was the youngest of four children in a prosperous but unhappy family in the San Diego area. His status-conscious father was a former Naval officer and stockbroker and his naive, religious mother was a homemaker. His parents marriage was showing strains when Cunanan was born, with his father repeatedly accusing his mother of infidelity...
39. Michel Beaune Michel Beaune Actor, The Professional
40. Donald Symington Donald Symington Actor, Annie Hall
41. Nacho Martínez Nacho Martínez Actor, Matador
42. Bill Shine Bill Shine Actor, The Red Shoes
43. Beatrice Roberts Beatrice Roberts Actress, Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars
44. Gene Rizzi Gene Rizzi Actor, The Outlaw Gene Rizzi was born Eugenio Valentino Rizzi on April 1, 1913, in the tiny village of Tret, Austria (now Italy), near the Italian Alps. His father died seven months earlier after returning to Austria from the United States. Gene's mother, Anna Maria Flor, raised him and his three siblings by herself and eventually moved the family back to Rock Springs...
45. Dan Peek Dan Peek Self, Jane Eyrehead Singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Dan Peek was born on November 1, 1950 in Panama City, Florida. Dan attended London Central High School in London, England, where he met fellow musicians Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell. The trio formed the folk-rock group America in the late 60s...
46. Edna Cantor McHugh Edna Cantor McHugh Self, Eddie Cantor
47. Eddie Parks Eddie Parks Actor, In God We Tru$t
48. Jane White Jane White Actress, Klute
49. Davis Grubb Davis Grubb Writer, The Night of the Hunter Novelist and short-story writer Davis Grubb was a descendant of one of the oldest, most prominent families in the Moundsville, West Virginia, area. He mined the area's history for some of his works, including his award-winning first novel "The Night of the Hunter", based on a thief who romanced, then killed...
50. Wim Verstappen Wim Verstappen Director, De Minder gelukkige terugkeer van Joszef Katus naar het land van Rembrandt
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