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1. Richard Kiel Richard Kiel Actor, Tangled Towering 7' 2" tall actor who has cornered the market on playing giants, intimidating henchman, bayou swamp monsters and steel toothed villains! Kiel worked in numerous jobs including as a night club bouncer and a cemetery plot salesman, before breaking into film & TV in several minor roles in the late 1950s / early 1960s...
2. Jane Wyman Jane Wyman Actress, Falcon Crest Jane Wyman was born Sarah Jane Mayfield on January 5, 1917, in St. Joseph, Missouri (she was also known later as Sarah Jane Fulks). When she was only eight years old, and after her parents filed for divorce, she lost her father prematurely. After graduating high school she attempted, with the help of her mother...
3. Cliff Robertson Cliff Robertson Actor, Spider-Man A serious and talented actor, at his best playing somewhat troubled characters, Cliff Robertson has been a fairly successful leading man through most of his career without ever becoming a major star. Following strong stage and television experience, he made an interesting film debut in a supporting role in Picnic...
4. Dalton Trumbo Dalton Trumbo Writer, Spartacus Dalton Trumbo, the Oscar-winning screenwriter, arguably the most talented, most famous of the blacklisted film professionals known to history as the Hollywood 10, was born in Montrose, Colorado to Orus Trumbo and his wife, the former Maud Tillery. Dalton Trumbo was raised at 1124 Gunnison Ave. in Grand Junction...
5. Pier Angeli Pier Angeli Actress, Somebody Up There Likes Me Anna Maria Pierangeli was born June 19, 1932, in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy. Anna and her twin sister, Marisa Pavan, both had their eyes on become film stars, since that was one of the big Italian pastimes. Anna adopted her surname and split it in half, and it was as Pier Angeli that she would find fame...
6. Alexa Kenin Alexa Kenin Actress, Pretty in Pink Alexa Jordan Kenin was born February 16, 1962 in New York City, New York. Alexa began acting as a child and won her first professional role opposite Jason Robards in the made-for-television film The House Without a Christmas Tree. She played the part of Carla Mae. After appearances in several television productions she starred alongside Clint Eastwood in Honkytonk Man...
7. Joanne Dru Joanne Dru Actress, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon The daughter of a West Virginia druggist, Joanne Dru came to New York in 1940. In New York she worked as a model and was cast by Al Jolson as one of the showgirls in his Broadway play "Hold Onto Your Hats." When the show closed in 1941, she married popular singer Dick Haymes and went with him to Hollywood...
8. Charles Drake Charles Drake Actor, Harvey Personable actor Charles Drake was born Charles Ruppert on October 2, 1917, in New York City. He graduated from Nichols College in 1937 and initially became a salesman before switching to acting in 1939 and appearing in little theater productions. He changed his stage name to the more suitable Charles Drake and in the late 1930s managed to snag a contract with Warner Brothers...
9. Leo Carrillo Leo Carrillo Actor, The Cisco Kid
10. Lance LeGault Lance LeGault Actor, Prince Avalanche Lance LeGault was born as William Lance Legault on May 2, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois. LeGault grew up in Chillicothe, Illinois and graduated from Chillicothe Township High School in 1955. Lance began his acting career as a stunt double for Elvis Presley; he appears in the 1960s Presley vehicles Girls! Girls! Girls!...
11. Charles Denner Charles Denner Actor, The Man Who Loved Women Mr. Denner began studying in Paris with Charles Dullin in 1945. Four years later, he joined the National Popular Theater. In 1962, he was offered his first big film role, in Bluebeard. He made thirty films after that, notably with Claude Lelouch and François Truffaut. Over the years, he worked under some of France's best-known directors...
12. Bobby Jordan Bobby Jordan Actor, Angels with Dirty Faces Bobby was raised in Flatbush, Brooklyn. By the time he was four and a half, he could act, tap dance and play the Saxophone. He made his stage debut in 1930 and film debut at Warner Bros./Vitaphone in 1931. He also reportedly had a bit part in the 1934 Eddie Cantor film, "Kid Millions". He then appeared on Broadway in "Dead End"...
13. Mark Tapscott Mark Tapscott Actor, The Young and the Restless Mark was born in Bell, California. He attended high school in the Inland Empire of that state where he met, and following a tour of duty in WW II, married Frances Mae Ferrell, his high school sweetheart. Nine months later they had a daughter named Teddy, who currently resides in Huntington Beach, California...
14. Dan Ferrone Dan Ferrone Actor, Plaza Suite
15. Olive Thomas Olive Thomas Actress, The Flapper Oliveretta Elaine Duffy was born on October 20, 1894, in Charleroi, Pennsylvania. Olive, as she was known to family and friends, did not have much of a childhood. Life in industrial Pittsburgh was depressing and grim with its smoky factories and hard living. She married Bernard Krug Thomas at the age of 16 (which wasn't uncommon at the time)...
16. Dawson Palmer Dawson Palmer Actor, Lost in Space Palmer, a stuntman and former basketball player worked mainly for producer Irwin Allen. His large stature led to him portraying many monsters, aliens and cyborgs on Allen's tv shows, most notably Lost in Space. He was in fact known on that show as the "resident monster".
17. Billie Mae Richards Billie Mae Richards Actress, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
18. Clifton Young Clifton Young Actor, Dark Passage Clifton "Bobby" Young gained notoriety as a child actor playing "Bonedust" during Our Gang's sound transition period. Of all the graduates of Our Gang (with the exception of Jackie Cooper and arguably Dickie Moore), Clifton had the greatest shot at adult stardom - at least as far as strong character roles were concerned...
19. Franco Interlenghi Franco Interlenghi Actor, I Vitelloni
20. Lyn Peters Lyn Peters Actress, Grave of the Vampire
21. Loretta King Loretta King Actress, Bride of the Monster
22. Derek Meddings Derek Meddings Special Effects, Live and Let Die
23. O.L. Duke O.L. Duke Actor, Malcolm X O.L. Duke's acting career breakthrough occurred when he replaced Denzel Washington in Charles Fuller 's Pulitzer Prize-winning original production of "A Soldier's Play" (later made into the film A Soldier's Story. He was a member of both the renowned Actors Studio and the Negro Ensemble Company (NEC)....
24. Janice Carroll Janice Carroll Actress, Shane
25. Glyn Owen Glyn Owen Actor, Howards' Way
26. Bernard Fein Bernard Fein Writer, Hogan's Heroes
27. Murray Rubin Murray Rubin Actor, Ghostbusters
28. Michael Ross Michael Ross Actor, D.O.A.
29. Monica Keating Monica Keating Actress, One of Our Spies Is Missing
30. Charles Soldani Charles Soldani Actor, Escort West
31. Flower Parry Flower Parry Actress, The Jerk Flower Parry was a native Californian who broke into show business as a dancer in Nils T. Granlund's Florentine Gardens Revue in 1941. Working as a cigarette girl she met then soon married Jackie Coogan that year and they had one son, Jackie Coogan Jr. (birth name: John Anthony Coogan), born on March 4...
32. John Moffatt John Moffatt Actor, Tom Jones
33. Rade Markovic Rade Markovic Actor, Sabirni centar Rade Markovic was born in Belgrade where he studied at the College of Engineering and Philosophical Faculty. For the first time he set his foot on the stage as a member of a cultural artistic company "Ivo Lola Ribar" and the Youth Theatre and since the season 1946 to 1949 he was acting in performances of the Academic Theatre...
34. Giuliano Carnimeo Giuliano Carnimeo Director, The Case of the Bloody Iris
35. Sol Gorss Sol Gorss Actor, The Killing
36. Edward LeSaint Edward LeSaint Actor, Modern Times LeSaint started his stage career while still a child in Philadelphia. He moved to Hollywood in 1912 to work in the movies. Edward often played judges or college professors in films.
37. Don Nelson Don Nelson Writer, The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet
38. Daniel Smith Daniel Smith Self, The Anna Nicole Show
39. George Schaefer George Schaefer Director, The Bunker
40. Francisca Caballero Francisca Caballero Actress, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
41. Richard Karlan Richard Karlan Actor, Star!
42. Ismael Merlo Ismael Merlo Actor, The Hunt His professional debut in 1934 with the Society of Enrique Rambal in a spectacular production of "Around the World in 80 Days." Upon completion of the Spanish Civil War, became part of the Society of Isabel Garcés Between 1940 and 1943 played important roles in various films. However, he soon returned to the theater...
43. Ted Bafaloukos Ted Bafaloukos Production Designer, The Thin Blue Line
44. Stanley A. Long Stanley A. Long Producer, Adventures of a Taxi Driver
45. Joaquim Pedro de Andrade Joaquim Pedro de Andrade Director, Macunaima
46. John Connell John Connell Actor, Three Days of the Condor Born in Philadelphia, John Connell received five Battle Stars and a Purple Heart during WWII. From September of 1944 through April of 1945, he was a radio operator and waist gunner aboard a B-24 with Squadron 513 of the Fifteenth Air Force, 376th Heavy Bombardment Group. The crew completed 43 bombing missions before the conclusion of WWII...
47. Allan Gray Allan Gray Composer, The African Queen Allan (or Josef as he was then) studied under the great pioneering modernist Arnold Schönberg. To pay for his tuition he composed popular, jazz-influenced tunes for cabaret acts in Berlin. Josef took his pseudonym from Oscar Wilde's narcissistic hero, Dorian Gray.
48. Curtis Gates Curtis Gates Self, Hoop Dreams
49. Eric Berry Eric Berry Actor, The Red Shoes
50. Hugo Riesenfeld Hugo Riesenfeld Music Department, Hell's Angels From 1917-1925 Hugo Riesenfeld was the manager of the Rivoli, Rialto and Criterion Theatres in New York City. A conductor and violinist, Riesenfeld was educated at the Conservatory of Music in Vienna and the University of Vienna. He then conducted with the Imperial Opera House in Vienna. In 1907 he...
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