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1. Frank Morgan Frank Morgan Actor, The Wizard of Oz Jovial, somewhat flamboyant Frank Morgan (born Francis Wuppermann) will forever be remembered as the title character in The Wizard of Oz, but he was a veteran and respected actor long before he played that part, and turned in outstanding performances both before and after that film. One of 11 children of a wealthy manufacturer...
2. Russ Meyer Russ Meyer Director, Up! Russell Albion Meyer was born in San Leandro, California, to Lydia Lucinda (Hauck), a nurse, and William Arthur Meyer, a police officer, who divorced during his childhood. His parents were both of German descent. Meyer began winning prizes at 15 with his amateur films. He spent World War II in Europe as a combat cameraman...
3. Franchot Tone Franchot Tone Actor, Mutiny on the Bounty Franchot Tone was born into a well-to-do upstate New York family. Tone traveled the world with his parents and attended various schools, including The Hill School in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, from which he was dismissed "for being a subtle influence for disorder throughout the fall term." He entered Cornell University...
4. Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Soundtrack, Almost Famous Jimi Hendrix was born on November 27, 1942 in Seattle, Washington, to African-American parents Lucille (Jeter) and James Allen Hendrix. His mother named him John Allen Hendrix and raised him alone while his father, Al Hendrix, was off fighting in World War II. When his mother became sick from alcoholism...
5. Sheila Ryan Sheila Ryan Actress, Road House
6. Pamela Brown Pamela Brown Actress, Cleopatra Pamela Brown trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). Her first appearance was as "Juliet" in "Romeo and Juliet" at Stratford-on-Avon in 1936. She followed this with a variety of roles for the Old Vic Company in London. She appeared on Broadway in the 1947 production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Oscar Wilde...
7. Ken Norton Ken Norton Self, Facing Ali
8. John Bromfield John Bromfield Actor, The Sheriff of Cochise The name may be hard-pressed to anyone but the most devoted film buffs, but dark-haired actor John Bromfield was a "B"-level leading man during the late 1950s. Possessed with a fine build and square-faced handsomeness, he was somewhat of a blend between Steve Cochran and Rory Calhoun, both 1950s hunks...
9. Marcin Wrona Marcin Wrona Director, Demon Director, scriptwriter, producer. Graduated from schools in Poland and Amsterdam. Member of the European and the Polish Film Academy. Annual Award of the Ministry of Culture in 2011 PhD in film directing 2011. His short diploma film "Magnet Man" (2001), won acclaim at numerous film festivals including winning Best Student Film Award at the Tribeca Film Festival 2002...
10. Annabella Annabella Actress, Le million At age 16, Annabella was chosen by Abel Gance to appear in Napoleon. In the 30s, she became a star of French movies. She made movies in numerous other countries, before being called to Hollywood in 1938, where she met and married Tyrone Power. She remained in the USA until 1947. Then she attempted a comeback in France. She retired from show business in 1954.
11. Peg Entwistle Peg Entwistle Actress, Thirteen Women Peg Entwistle's birth certificate states she was born as Millicent Lilian Entwistle on (Wednesday) February 5th, 1908, in Port Talbot, Wales, United Kingdom. Her parents, Robert and Emily Entwistle, were English and actually lived in West Kensington, just outside of London (they had been visiting Emily's family in Port Talbot at the time of her birth)...
12. Ann Shoemaker Ann Shoemaker Actress, My Favorite Wife
13. Richard C. Sarafian Richard C. Sarafian Director, Vanishing Point
14. Hazel Brooks Hazel Brooks Actress, Body and Soul
15. Francis McDonald Francis McDonald Actor, The Ten Commandments Francis J. McDonald - not a name to bring ready recognition-but a look at the face reminds one of many old movie roles indeed. His career as an actor literally spanned from early silent films and the great silver screen era of sound film to follow on through the golden age of television. His screen credits...
16. Edna Best Edna Best Actress, The Man Who Knew Too Much Genteel, lady-like British actress who was a much respected theatrical star in the 1920's and 30's, both in her own country and in the United States. Born in March 1917 in Hove, Sussex, she took to the stage at the age of seventeen as Ela Delahay in 'Charley's Aunt'. She played Peter Pan three years later and married the first of her actor husbands...
17. Aja Aja Actress, The Case of the Sensuous Sinners Although Florida-born Aja had a short (five-year) career in adult films, it was a memorable one. She only made 80 movies in those four years, but she was a star almost from the beginning of her career. Generally regarded as one of the most naturally beautiful women to have entered the business, her...
18. Nora Nicholson Nora Nicholson Actress, A Town Like Alice
19. Vitas Gerulaitis Vitas Gerulaitis Self, Musicourt
20. Peter Denyer Peter Denyer Actor, The Fenn Street Gang Peter Denyer was born on 20th August 1947 in Dartford, Kent, England. His first professional acting role at the age of 19, credited him as "3rd Workman" in "The Stirrings in Sheffield on Saturday Night" at The Playhouse in Sheffield in 1966. He is best remembered as the dim-witted but likeable "Dennis Dunstable" in the popular London Weekend Television comedy series Please Sir!...
21. James Gavin James Gavin Actor, Coogan's Bluff
22. Lona Andre Lona Andre Actress, Slaves in Bondage An attractive actress whose major feature was her cute dimples, Lona Andre played leads in minor films and supporting roles in major films for most of her career. Her four-day marriage to actor Edward Norris must have set some kind of record. After her screen career was over, she became a businesswoman, finding much more success there than she had in films.
23. David Hugh Jones David Hugh Jones Director, A Christmas Carol
24. Kathleen Collins Kathleen Collins Writer, The Cruz Brothers and Miss Malloy
25. Harvey Parry Harvey Parry Stunts, Escape from New York
26. Ernie Coombs Ernie Coombs Actor, Mr. Dressup's 25th Anniversary Ernie Coombs was born in Lewiston, Maine on November 26, 1927. He studied commercial art but an interest in theatre led to painting scenary. In the earlier part of his career, he worked with Pittsburgh Miniature Theatre, a touring children's theatre, and at WQED-TV. In 1963, he met Fred Rogers and came with Fred to Canada to work as a puppeteer on Mr Rogers...
27. Helen Jay Helen Jay Actress, The Deadly Mantis
28. Stuart E. McGowan Stuart E. McGowan Director, Death Valley Days
29. Josef Vinklár Josef Vinklár Actor, ...and the Fifth Horseman Is Fear
30. Peter Kastner Peter Kastner Actor, You're a Big Boy Now Peter Kastner graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) with a degree in Modern European History. He studied also at UCLA for a Masters degree in that field but put those studies aside to pursue acting work. He was a lifelong learner, most recently teaching himself Yiddish in the original Hebrew script.
31. Pearl Hackney Pearl Hackney Actress, The Eric Barker Half-Hour
32. Herbert W. Spencer Herbert W. Spencer Music Department, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
33. Cap Somers Cap Somers Actor, Tweet's Ladies of Pasadena Cap Somers was a bit actor and stuntman. He came to be known as Cap after returning from France during WWI as a captain in the U.S. Marine Corps. As a child who grew up around the New Jersey fisheries, he was nicknamed "Fimp" for his lispy pronunciation of shrimp. Fredrick was a descendant of the Somers Family of Somers Point...
34. William R. Thompkins William R. Thompkins Actor, Rawhide
35. Ulrich Beiger Ulrich Beiger Actor, The Great Escape
36. Marta Heflin Marta Heflin Actress, The King of Comedy
37. Richard H. Landau Richard H. Landau Writer, The Black Hole
38. Freda Rosen Freda Rosen Actress, The Honeymooners
39. Howard Mann Howard Mann Actor, Malibu's Most Wanted
40. Myrtle Vail Myrtle Vail Actress, The Little Shop of Horrors
41. Asit Kumar Sen Asit Kumar Sen Actor, Anand
42. Florestano Vancini Florestano Vancini Director, It Happened in '43
43. Rafael Corkidi Rafael Corkidi Cinematographer, The Holy Mountain
44. Geraldine Hall Geraldine Hall Actress, Ace in the Hole
45. Owen Marks Owen Marks Editor, Casablanca
46. Harold F. Kress Harold F. Kress Editor, The Towering Inferno Educated at UCLA, Harold F. Kress entered the film business in the late 1930s as an editor. Although he directed a few documentaries and made a stab at directing features, his real niche was as an editor, and he became one of the most respected editors in the industry, winning an Academy Award for editing How the West Was Won and another for The Towering Inferno.
47. Sally Brophy Sally Brophy Actress, Buckskin
48. Steve Sabol Steve Sabol Producer, Follies, Crunches and Highlights
49. Claude King Claude King Actor, Arrowsmith
50. James Bacon James Bacon Actor, Escape from the Planet of the Apes
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