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1. Bob Hope Bob Hope Self, The 50th Annual Academy Awards Comedian, born in London and moved to Bristol before emigrating with his parents to the US in 1908. After some years on the stage as a dancer and comedian, he made his first film appearance in The Big Broadcast of 1938 singing "Thanks for the Memory," which became his signature tune. In partnership with Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour, he appeared in the highly successful "Road to ...
2. James Mason James Mason Actor, North by Northwest James Mason was a great English actor of British and American films. He was born in Yorkshire, attended Marlborough and Cambridge, where he discovered acting on a lark and abandoned a planned career as an architect. Following work in stock companies, he joined the Old Vic under the guidance of Sir Tyrone Guthrie and of Alexander Korda...
3. R.G. Armstrong R.G. Armstrong Actor, Predator A golden career was reflected in his name. Robert Golden Armstrong ("Bob" to his friends) was born in Birmingham, Alabama on April 7, 1917. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. While there, he was frequently performing on stage with the Carolina Playmakers. After graduating, R.G...
4. Maury Chaykin Maury Chaykin Actor, Dances with Wolves The award-winning Canadian-American character actor Maury Chaykin was born on July 27, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Professor Irving J. Chaykin and his wife Clarice. Irving Chaykin, an American citizen, taught accountancy at the City College of New York. The former Clarice Bloomfield, his mother...
5. William Wyler William Wyler Director, Ben-Hur William Wyler was an American filmmaker who, at the time of his death in 1981, was considered by his peers as second only to John Ford as a master craftsman of cinema. The winner of three Best Director Academy Awards, second again only to Ford's four, Wyler's reputation has unfairly suffered as...
6. Geoffrey Hughes Geoffrey Hughes Actor, Yellow Submarine Geoffrey began his extensive stage career at the Unity Theatre Stoke Liverpool. He then appeared in several West End productions, such as Say Goodnight to Grandma and Run for your Wife. He has appeared in numerous TV shows, including Coronation Street and Keeping Up Appearances, where he plays the slob Onslow...
7. Norman Alden Norman Alden Actor, Back to the Future Born Norman Adelberg in 1924, he served in the Army during World War II. At the end of the conflict he had the opportunity to benefit from the Montgomery GI Bill program meant to help returning soldiers to start or resume studying. That is how, while attending Texas Christian University, he discovered on the boards of on-campus theater that he had a talent for acting...
8. Tony Martin Tony Martin Self, The Tony Martin Show Born Alvin Morris, the son of immigrants from Poland, Tony Martin received a soprano saxophone on his tenth birthday. In his grammar school glee club, he became an instrumentalist and soprano pop singer. When in high school, he then formed his first band called "The Red Peppers", eventually joining a local orchestra leader...
9. Harry Shannon Harry Shannon Actor, Citizen Kane Character actor in US films of the 40's through early 60's.
10. Johnny Weissmuller Jr. Johnny Weissmuller Jr. Actor, American Graffiti
11. Binnie Barnes Binnie Barnes Actress, The Trouble with Angels British-born actress who appeared in both British and American films, but who found her greatest success in Hollywood second leads. After a variety of jobs, including nurse, chorus girl and milkmaid, Barnes entered vaudeville. She appeared in more than a score of short comedies with comedian Stanley Lupino before making her feature bow in 1931...
12. Michael Winkelman Michael Winkelman Actor, The Big Knife
13. Amjad Khan Amjad Khan Actor, Sholay
14. Youssef Chahine Youssef Chahine Director, September 11 Youssef Chahine (born in Alexandria, Egypt, 1926) started studying in a friars' school, and then turned to English College until the High School Certificate. After one year in the University of Alexandria, he moved to the U.S. and spent two years at the Pasadena Play House, taking courses on film and dramatic arts...
15. Elizabeth Allan Elizabeth Allan Actress, A Tale of Two Cities
16. Miklós Rózsa Miklós Rózsa Music Department, Ben-Hur 'Miklos Rozsa' studied the violin from the age of five. In 1926, he began studying at the Leipzig Conservatory. In 1929, his violin concerto was performed there. While living in Paris from 1931, Rozsa had his 'Variations on a Hungarian Peasant Song' and his 'Symphony and Serenade for Small Orchestra' performed...
17. Polly Platt Polly Platt Producer, Pretty Baby
18. Lilian Harvey Lilian Harvey Soundtrack, Inglourious Basterds Lilian Harvey was born on January 19th, 1906 in London. Her mother was English and her father was German. When she was eight her family moved to Berlin shortly before the outbreak of WW1. She spent much of the war at school in Switzerland where she broadened her knowledge of languages and classical dance...
19. Michel Audiard Michel Audiard Writer, Under Suspicion After the Liberation Michel Audiard started a career as a movie magazine writer. Under the pen name of Jacques Potier he worked for short-lived titles such as "L'Etoile du Soir" and "Cinévie". One day, André Hunebelle, the popular French filmmaker, asked him if he thought he could write an adventure story for him. And, well...
20. Isabel Dean Isabel Dean Actress, The Passionate Friends
21. Brigitte Horney Brigitte Horney Actress, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
22. Lew Brown Lew Brown Actor, Airport
23. Britt Nilsson Britt Nilsson Actress, Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid
24. Paul Roebling Paul Roebling Actor, Blue Thunder
25. Luis De Jesus Luis De Jesus Actor, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Best known for his role as Ralphus the demented dwarf in the infamous film Bloodsucking Freaks, which is also known as Blood Sucking Freaks. Luis DeJesus had been a circus performer, but was actually quite infamous around New York in the Seventies for his role in a stag movie, a charming little ditty entitled The Anal Dwarf...
26. Ettore Manni Ettore Manni Actor, The City of Women Dark, rugged and exceedingly good-looking, Italian actor Ettore Manni was a familiar presence in Neopolitan romancers and costumers. He also gave added stature to a number of peplum films and spaghetti westerns of the 1960s. On screen from 1952, he appeared in over 100 films in his close to three-decade career...
27. Pearl Shear Pearl Shear Actress, High Anxiety
28. Karin Booth Karin Booth Actress, The Unfinished Dance
29. Brian MacWilliam Brian MacWilliam Stunts, Hobo with a Shotgun
30. Russ Mayberry Russ Mayberry Director, Code of Honor
31. William Tuttle William Tuttle Make-Up Department, North by Northwest William Tuttle was born in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1911. At the age of 15 he was forced to leave school in order to earn a living so he could support his mother and younger brother, Thomas Tuttle. His music background got him work with comedy teams and a burlesque orchestra and, finally, his own band...
32. Jenny Karezi Jenny Karezi Actress, The Red Lanterns At the beginning of her career she played several roles at the Greek National Theatre with Katina Paxinou and Alexis Minotis. At the same time she appeared at several movies and she became a star, a protagonist at once. she creates her own personal groups and plays mostly comedy with (1960) great successs.In 1968 she gets married to Kostas Kazakos and they create their own group on stage...
33. Farid Shawqi Farid Shawqi Actor, The Iron Gate
34. Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi Self, Der Polizeistaatsbesuch - Beobachtungen unter deutschen Gastgebern Mohammad Reza Pahlavi was the last Shah of Iran, his reign lasted from 1941 until his overthrow in 1979. He was educated in Switzerland and was familiar with the western ideas. In 1941, Britain and USSR occupied Iran and forced Reza Shah the Great to resign in favor of his son. Later the young Shah became the most important ally to the West in the Middle East...
35. Rushdy Abaza Rushdy Abaza Actor, The Ten Commandments
36. Cheryl Kosewicz Cheryl Kosewicz Self, Master of Pirates
37. Sajan Bhagat Sajan Bhagat Actor, Kids
38. Michel Lemoine Michel Lemoine Actor, Seven Women for Satan
39. Akima Akima Actor, John Carter Akima "Hus" Castaneda was born and raised in Santa Barbara in at the Viilage of" Syuchtune "Akima is a member of the"Coastal Band of the Chumash Nation" in Southern California Akima holds a degree in Political Science and Enviromental Studies and has been involved in human rights issues since the mid-70's .Has assisted in over 250 film,and video productions to date...
40. Noel Behn Noel Behn Writer, Stakeout
41. Danny Simon Danny Simon Writer, The Colgate Comedy Hour Danny Simon was a comedy writer, who together with his brother, Neil Simon, wrote for such classic 1950s television series as Your Show of Shows. It was Danny who mentored his younger sibling and nicknamed him "Doc". They worked together in radio in the late 1940s and then in television, a period of their lives chronicled in Neil Simon's 1993 play, "Laughter on the 23rd Floor"...
42. Blanche Hanalis Blanche Hanalis Writer, Little House on the Prairie
43. Marisa Merlini Marisa Merlini Actress, Bread, Love and Dreams
44. Ravi Baswani Ravi Baswani Actor, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro
45. Amaryllis Fleming Amaryllis Fleming Music Department, Connecting Rooms
46. Val Dufour Val Dufour Actor, Another World
47. Julio Peña Julio Peña Actor, Horror Express
48. Agota Kristof Agota Kristof Writer, Burning in the Wind
49. Adam Walsh Adam Walsh Thanks, Adam
50. Peggy Maurer Peggy Maurer Actress, I Bury the Living
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