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1. Judith Barsi Judith Barsi Actress, The Land Before Time The only child of Jozsef Barsi and Maria Benko, Judith Eva Barsi beat 10,000 to 1 odds when she was discovered at a San Fernando Valley skating rink at 5 1/2 years old in 1983. She was mistaken for a three year old child. Her first commercial was for Donald Duck Orange Juice and she went on to appear in anywhere between 50-100 commercials...
2. John Schlesinger John Schlesinger Director, Midnight Cowboy Oscar-winning director John Schlesinger, who was born in London, on February 16, 1926, was the eldest child in a solidly middle-class Jewish family. Berbard Schlesinger, his father, was a pediatrician, and his mother, Winifred, was a musician. He served in the Army in the Far East during World War II...
3. Vincente Minnelli Vincente Minnelli Director, Gigi Born Lester Anthony Minnelli in Chicago on February 28 1903, his father Vincent was a musical conductor of the Minnelli Brothers' Tent Theater. Wanting to pursue an artistic career, Minelli worked in the costume department of the Chicago Theater, then on Broadway during the depression as a set designer and costumer...
4. Ford Rainey Ford Rainey Actor, Halloween II American character actor of stage, films, and television. A native of Idaho, Rainey was the son of a colorful character who was, among many other things, a champion of local dance contests. As a boy, Rainey was painfully shy, but found an outlet in school plays. He pursued stage work in regional companies...
5. Mihalis Kakogiannis Mihalis Kakogiannis Director, Zorba the Greek Sent to London to read for the Bar, Cacoyannis gravitated instead to the Old Vic stage school. He had a short stage career under the name "Michael Yannis" before deciding he wanted to direct films.
6. Bernadette Lafont Bernadette Lafont Actress, The Mother and the Whore Bernadette Lafont was born at the Protestant Health Home of Nîmes in Gard, the only child of a pharmacist and a housewife from the Cévennes. Her mother always wanted a boy to name Bernard and, once she gave birth to a girl, she enjoyed to hold this against all the catholics she knew as the proof that their God either was blind or didn't exist...
7. Eric Pohlmann Eric Pohlmann Actor, The Return of the Pink Panther Born in Vienna. Studied at Max Reinhardt School. Early years as entertainer at Reiss Bar in Vienna. Often appeared at still-existing Raimund-Theater. Met wife, Liselotte, on stage in Brno (now Czech Republic). She escaped to London in 1938, he in 1939, where they married that year. Frequent appearances on German BBC during the war...
8. Edgar Stehli Edgar Stehli Actor, Long Live Walter Jameson
9. Dennis Hoey Dennis Hoey Actor, Terror by Night Character actor in early-30's UK films who then enjoyed a career in Hollywood from the late 30's through earlier 50's.
10. Howard Vernon Howard Vernon Actor, Delicatessen Swiss-born actor Howard Vernon (né Mario Lippert) would make his infamous claim to fame as a stock lead player for the lowgrade, campy horror features of notorious director Jesús Franco, starring as Dr. Orloff, Dracula, and other terrorizers, most of them produced in Spain or France. Born in 1914 the son of a Swiss father and American mother...
11. Robert E. Morrison Robert E. Morrison Producer, Seven Men from Now
12. Douglas Hickox Douglas Hickox Director, Theatre of Blood
13. A.E. Matthews A.E. Matthews Actor, Man with a Million The venerable British stage and film actor A.E. Matthews was born Alfred Edward Matthews on November 22, 1869 in Bridlington, Yorkshire, England. The actor nicknamed "Matty" established himself on the British and American stage and in British films, taking up the craft after working as a clerk in a London bookstore...
14. Nan Grey Nan Grey Actress, The Invisible Man Returns Born as Eschal Loleet Grey Miller in 1918, Nan Grey was an actress who worked for Universal and other studios in the 1930s. She is probably best remembered for her work in the two Deanna Durbin movies, Three Smart Girls and Three Smart Girls Grow Up. Other than the Durbin vehicles, Grey was relegated to mostly "B" movies...
15. Yasmin Ahmad Yasmin Ahmad Director, Chinese Eye
16. Randy Pausch Randy Pausch Actor, Star Trek Randolph Frederick Pausch was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and raised in Columbia, Maryland. He graduated in 1978 from Oakland Mills High School in Columbia and, in May 1982, received his bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. In August 1988 he earned his Ph.D...
17. Alf Joint Alf Joint Stunts, Doctor Who
18. Alfred Drake Alfred Drake Self, Strange Victory One of Broadway's most venerable, respected musical leading men, Alfred Drake created the male leads in "Oklahoma!" (1943), "Kiss Me Kate" (1949) and "Kismet" (1953). Sadly, he re-created none of these roles on screen. Very much a man of his beloved live theater, he never did go to Hollywood, except for the starring role in "Tars and Spars" (1946) for Columbia Pictures...
19. Carter Mullally Jr. Carter Mullally Jr. Actor, Where Is Everybody?
20. Carl Brashear Carl Brashear Actor, Men of Honor
21. Vladimir Vysotskiy Vladimir Vysotskiy Actor, Interventsiya Vladimir Vysotsky was an iconic Russian actor, singer-songwriter and public figure, who wrote over 700 songs and gave over 2000 public and private performances as an anti-establishment singer of the 60s and 70s in the former Soviet Union. He was one of the Soviet Union's boldest and most celebrated...
22. Jack Walsh Jack Walsh Actor, A Simple Plan
23. David Jackson David Jackson Actor, 10 Rillington Place
24. Lloyd Nelson Lloyd Nelson Miscellaneous Crew, Unforgiven Born and raised in Minneapolis, Lloyd Nelson also went to radio school there. He worked at a few stations in the mid-south and in the Twin Cities market before he was drafted; he later (1953) came out to Hollywood using the G.I. Bill to attend the Pasadena Playhouse. He made his movie debut in a small...
25. Charlie Rich Charlie Rich Soundtrack, Wild
26. Toni Gerry Toni Gerry Actress, Lust for Life
27. Bel Kaufman Bel Kaufman Actress, Up the Down Staircase
28. Elisabeth Volkmann Elisabeth Volkmann Actress, Lola
29. Jerome Moross Jerome Moross Music Department, The Bishop's Wife Brooklyn-born composer and orchestrator, who graduated from New York University at the age of eighteen. A child prodigy, he was already an accomplished pianist at the age of five and began composing music three years later. His first serious work ('Paeans') was performed in public when he was seventeen...
30. Cecilia Parker Cecilia Parker Actress, Riders of Destiny Actress best remembered as Andy's big sister in Mickey Rooney's 'Andy Hardy' series at MGM.
31. Akihiko Hirata Akihiko Hirata Actor, Godzilla He had an unusual background for an actor: his formal education began in a kindergarten founded by the wartime-era Japanese Imperial Army, and continued in a military academy which was Tokyo's answer to West Point. Upon graduating from Tokyo University (Japan's most prestigious), Hirata confounded many family expectations of him by pursuing a career in acting...
32. Miguel Inclán Miguel Inclán Actor, Los Olvidados Miguel Inclan was a popular villain of Mexican cinema from the 1930s into the 1950s, although he also had some sympathetic roles, notably as the kindly policeman in Salón México and several appearances as Benito Juárez. Inclán came from a theatrical family and started out working in the carpa theatres (he later bought a theatre with his film earnings and put his extended family to work in it)...
33. Harry M. Warner Harry M. Warner Producer, My Four Years in Germany
34. Vincent Bridges Vincent Bridges Self, Nostradamus: 2012
35. Redford White Redford White Actor, Isprikitik: Walastik kung pumitik
36. Bruce Adler Bruce Adler Actor, Beauty and the Beast
37. Ben Hogan Ben Hogan Self, Ben Hogan
38. B.R. Ishara B.R. Ishara Director, Hum Do Hamare Do B.R.Isharas's real name is Roshanlal Sharma and he is from Himachal Pradesh. He ran away from home and came to Bombay and began working as a tea boy on the sets of Hindi films. As is normal, a small boy in India is addressed as Babu. So he became Babu and very soon graduated to becoming a spot boy on the sets...
39. Mikhail Pugovkin Mikhail Pugovkin Actor, Twelve Chairs Mikhail Pugovkin was a Russian comedian known for his roles in Wedding in Malinovka and Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future. He was born Mikhail Ivanovich Pugon'kin on July 13, 1923, in the village of Rameshki, Kostroma province, Russia, Soviet Union. At age 13, Pugovkin moved to Moscow. He had a dream of being an actor, but his first job was that of a metal worker at a Moscow factory...
40. Gerardo de Leon Gerardo de Leon Director, El filibusterismo
41. Jimmy Chagra Jimmy Chagra Uncategorised
42. Christopher Salamunovich Christopher Salamunovich Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Sleepwalkers
43. Steve Rubell Steve Rubell Self, Dracula Bites the Big Apple Steve Rubell was known as the co-founder and co-owner of the world famous New York nightclub Studio 54. Born and raised in New York, Rubell and his business partner Ian Schrager operated a number of restaurants and offices before deciding to create the ultimate nightclub. Renting a vacant theater on west 54th Street in Manhattan...
44. Robert Lincoln Robert Lincoln Self, Prince Henry (of Prussia) at Lincoln's Monument, Chicago, Ill.
45. Gustavo Alatriste Gustavo Alatriste Director, La casa de Bernarda Alba
46. Claude Cerval Claude Cerval Actor, Belle de Jour
47. Witold Gombrowicz Witold Gombrowicz Writer, Pornography
48. David Barby David Barby Self, Derby
49. Irene Cagen Irene Cagen Casting Director, Playing by Heart
50. József Romvári József Romvári Production Designer, Citizen X
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