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1. John Hughes John Hughes Writer, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
2. John Wood John Wood Actor, WarGames Studied law at Jesus College, Oxford, but became president of OUDS by his final year, when he played the lead in "Richard III" to wide critical acclaim. Subsequently joined the Old Vic, where among other roles he played "the Dauphin" to Richard Burton's "Henry V". Left the Old Vic under less than happy circumstances and had even less luck with the Royal Court...
3. Larry Taylor Larry Taylor Actor, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
4. Everett Sloane Everett Sloane Actor, Citizen Kane Everett Sloane, the actor most known for playing Mr. Bernstein in Orson Welles classic Citizen Kane as a member of Welles' Mercury Players, was born in New York, New York on October 1, 1909. Sloane was bitten by the acting bug quite early, and first went on-stage when he was seven years old. After high school...
5. Cedric Hardwicke Cedric Hardwicke Actor, Rope Sir Cedric Hardwicke, one of the great character actors in the first decades of the talking picture, was born in Lye, England on February 19, 1893. Hardwicke attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and made his stage debut in 1912. His career was interrupted by military service in World War I, but he returned to the stage in 1922 with the Birmingham Repertory Theatre...
6. John Harmon John Harmon Actor, Funny Girl
7. Preston Sturges Preston Sturges Writer, Sullivan's Travels Preston Sturges' own life is as unlikely as some of the plots of his best work. He was born into a wealthy family. As a boy he helped out on stage productions for his mother's friend, Isadora Duncan (the scarf that strangled her was made by his mother's company, Maison Desti). He served in the U.S...
8. Warner Oland Warner Oland Actor, The Jazz Singer Warner Oland was born Johan Verner Olund in the small village of Nyby in Bjurholm parish in the county of Vasterbotten, Sweden, on October 3, 1879. Bjurholm is situated about 60 kilometers outside the town of Umea. His family emigrated to the US on October 15, 1892. His father Jonas was a shopkeeper and his mother was Maria Johanna (nee Forsberg)...
9. Rick James Rick James Soundtrack, Lost in Translation
10. Marvin Hamlisch Marvin Hamlisch Music Department, The Spy Who Loved Me Musical talent ran in Marvin Hamlisch's family - his father was an accordionist, and at seven Hamlisch was the youngest student ever accepted by Manhattan's Julliard School of Music. Hamlich furthered his education by taking night classes at Queens College and working during the day as a rehearsal pianist for Broadway shows...
11. Janet Beecher Janet Beecher Actress, The Lady Eve Janet Beecher, daughter of the German vice-consul in Chicago, studied acting at the Art Students League in New York. For almost three decades she made a name for herself as a leading actress in plays on the Broadway stage, beginning with a bit part in 'The Two Orphans' in 1903. Her hits included 'The Lottery Man' (1909-10)...
12. Emilio Fernández Emilio Fernández Actor, The Wild Bunch Emilio "El Indio" Fernández Romo, who was born on March 26, 1904, in the state of Coahuila, Mexico, is the most famous person in the history of Mexican movies. For an era he symbolized Mexico due to his violent machismo, rooted in the Revolution of 1910-17, and because of his staunch commitment to Mexican cultural nationalism...
13. Kurt Kasznar Kurt Kasznar Actor, The Last Time I Saw Paris As a young man, Kurt Kasznar enrolled in Max Reinhardt's seminars. He came to the US in the mid-30s in "The Eternal Road," in which he played at least 12 roles. In 1941, he produced the New York show, "Crazy with the Heat." That same year, he was drafted into the army, where he was trained as a cinematographer and served in the Pacific...
14. Jud Taylor Jud Taylor Director, The Old Man and the Sea
15. James Beck James Beck Actor, Dad's Army Londoner James Beck took to the Theatre at the end of his National Service, playing roles as diverse as Shylock to Archie Rice in "The Entertainer". His role as Cockney spiv Private Walker in Dad's Army made him a familiar face, if not a familiar name. His life was cut short before a potentially much more interesting career.
16. Christine Noonan Christine Noonan Actress, If....
17. Dorothy Tutin Dorothy Tutin Actress, Cromwell Dame Dorothy Tutin's esteemed company of peers included other remarkable dames, including Judi Dench and Maggie Smith. Unlike these others, Dorothy had limited screen time over the years and would develop the respect but not the stardom afforded the other two outside the realm of the theatre...
18. John Louis Mansi John Louis Mansi Actor, 'Allo 'Allo!
19. Jennifer Hilary Jennifer Hilary Actress, Becket Jennifer became stage-struck at the age of four while in Cairo where her father worked for BOAC. Upon her return to England, she attended Elmhurst Ballet School and then went to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts when she was 16. She followed this with rep at Liverpool, and Birmingham and appeared on Broadway before making her debut on London's West End in aproduction of Anouilh's 'The Rehearsal'...
20. Katherine Schofield Katherine Schofield Actress, The Naked Civil Servant
21. Willy DeVille Willy DeVille Actor, The Princess Bride
22. Beppe Wolgers Beppe Wolgers Writer, Dunderklumpen! Beppe Wolgers (born John Bertil Wolgers) was a writer of children's books and also a lyricist and composer for cinema and stage. He was responsible for persuading Zarah Leander to take a leading role in the musical "Sommarnattens leende" by Steven Sondheim ("Das Lächeln einer Sommernacht", "A Little...
23. Brenda Denaut Brenda Denaut Actress, Olga's House of Shame
24. Alan Rafkin Alan Rafkin Director, One Day at a Time
25. Reed Howes Reed Howes Actor, The Dawn Rider American silent-era leading man who became a familiar heavy in B-Westerns of the talkie period. Born Hermon (not Herman) Reed Howes in Washington, D.C., in 1900, he served as an apprentice seaman in the U.S. Navy during the last year of the First World War. After the war he graduated from the University of Utah and attended Harvard Graduate School...
26. Max Phipps Max Phipps Actor, The Road Warrior
27. Nancy Carroll Nancy Carroll Actress, Laughter Making her film debut in 1927 after several years on the musical stage and later on Broadway. She became very popular during the advent of sound because of her musical background. This red headed cupid-bow mouthed star entertained movie audiences during the 1930s where her singing and dancing abilities gained her a large following of fans...
28. Sherwood Bailey Sherwood Bailey Actor, Hook and Ladder
29. William Mervyn William Mervyn Actor, All Gas and Gaiters
30. Domenico Modugno Domenico Modugno Soundtrack, A Fish Called Wanda
31. Houseley Stevenson Houseley Stevenson Actor, Dark Passage British-born American character actor. He labored in a San Francisco glass factory until his thirties, then embarked on an acting career. He became a respected teacher, director, and performer at famed Pasadena Community Playhouse in California. He appeared in numerous films in the Thirties and Forties...
32. Charles Arnt Charles Arnt Actor, My Favorite Brunette
33. Maria Antonietta Beluzzi Maria Antonietta Beluzzi Actress, Amarcord
34. Ralph Bucko Ralph Bucko Actor, Code of the West Ralph Bucko (real name Ralph Bouckou) was a working cowhand from Yakima, Washington, who, with his brother Roy Bucko, drifted south and found themselves riding Hollywood's western ranges. Neither brother was often billed but Ralph was billed either as Ralph Bucko or by his nickname, "Buck' Bucko...
35. Djurdjija Cvetic Djurdjija Cvetic Actress, Senke uspomena
36. Pramila Pramila Actress, Arrangetram
37. Robert Rounseville Robert Rounseville Actor, Carousel
38. José Suárez José Suárez Actor, Main Street José Lisandro Suárez Sánchez was born in Trubia (Asturias, Spain) on Sept 12th.1919. He was raised in Oviedo until in 1927 the family moved to Logroño. In 1935 after returning to Asturias his father died and he left school urged to find work. Only 16 when the Spanish Civil War broke out, he entered the Army on the National side...
39. Lee Kheel Lee Kheel Actress, Jersey Guy
40. Pete Fountain Pete Fountain Self, The Lawrence Welk Show
41. Arthur Riscoe Arthur Riscoe Actor, Kiss Me Goodbye A one time rubber-faced star of comedy theatre from the mid 1910s, starred in a series of four short 'Will O' Wisp' comedy films directed by Cecil Mannering for the British Gaumont Film Company in 1920 the first of which was 'Horatio's Deception'. later appeared in mostly support roles in talkies through the 1930s until his last film in 'Kipps' in 1941.
42. Ibrahim Ferrer Ibrahim Ferrer Music Department, Buena Vista Social Club
43. Barry Justice Barry Justice Actor, The Doctors
44. John G. Blystone John G. Blystone Director, Our Hospitality
45. Rummy Bishop Rummy Bishop Actor, Adventures in Babysitting
46. Emer Prevost Emer Prevost Director, Reaction & Review
47. Roy Bucko Roy Bucko Actor, Young Blood
48. Elida Marletta Elida Marletta Actress, Los caballeros de la cama redonda
49. Vera Sisson Vera Sisson Actress, The Married Virgin Vera Sisson was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on July 31, 1891. She began her career in 1913 when she appeared in her first film entitled, The Helping Hand when she was 22 years old. Unfortunately, Vera never rose much beyond a character actress. By the time she made Love 'Em and Leave 'Em, she had participated in eighteen films. On August 6, 1954, at the age of 63, Vera died of a barbiturate overdose.
50. Phyllis Garr Phyllis Garr Costume Designer, That Girl
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