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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. 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...
3. Russ Meyer Russ Meyer Director, Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! 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...
4. 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.
5. 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...
6. Sheila Ryan Sheila Ryan Actress, Road House
7. 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...
8. Edna Best Edna Best Actress, The Man Who Knew Too Much Genteel, ladylike British actress who was a much respected theatrical star in the 1920s and '30s, both in her own country and in the United States. Born in March 1900 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...
9. 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...
10. Ben Hammer Ben Hammer Actor, Sleepers Stocky, versatile and wonderfully engaging character actor Ben Hammer was born in 1924 in Brooklyn, New York. Hammer often portrays judges, priests, doctors and other such authority figures in a slew of films and TV shows alike. Ben's most memorable movie roles are a square middle-aged scientist in...
11. Ken Norton Ken Norton Self, Facing Ali
12. Jerry Catron Jerry Catron Actor, WUSA
13. Richard C. Sarafian Richard C. Sarafian Director, Vanishing Point
14. Hazel Brooks Hazel Brooks Actress, Body and Soul
15. 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...
16. Peg Entwistle Peg Entwistle Actress, Thirteen Women Peg Entwistle's name as her birth occurred, was Lillian Millicent Entwistle, on Wednesday, July 1st, 1908 in Port Talbot, Wales, United Kingdom. Growing up, she was interested in the stage and when she became older she worked primarily as a stage actress. Peg wanted to have a shot at Hollywood. She was enthralled with the lifestyle and wanted...
17. 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...
18. 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.
19. Ann Shoemaker Ann Shoemaker Actress, My Favorite Wife
20. 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...
21. Harvey Parry Harvey Parry Stunts, Escape from New York Stuntman and actor Harvey Parry was born on April 23, 1900 in San Francisco, California. Parry worked as a circus aerialist in his youth and was working as a property man at the studios prior to discovering that his talents as both a boxer and high diver -- he had been an AAU champion in both sports -- made him ideally suited for stunt work...
22. Marta Heflin Marta Heflin Actress, The King of Comedy
23. James Gavin James Gavin Actor, Coogan's Bluff
24. 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!...
25. Nora Nicholson Nora Nicholson Actress, A Town Like Alice
26. William R. Thompkins William R. Thompkins Actor, Rawhide
27. 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...
28. David Hugh Jones David Hugh Jones Director, A Christmas Carol
29. Ulrich Beiger Ulrich Beiger Actor, The Great Escape
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. Ernie Coombs Ernie Coombs Actor, Mr. Dressup's 25th Anniversary Beloved kids performer Ernie Coombs was a fixture on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, "CBC," for three decades. Coombs was lured to Canada in 1963 by the progressive ideas of the public broadcasting system, beginning his career as an assistant puppeteer on a CBC series that featured another soon-to-be-legendary kid's entertainer...
32. Augusto Genina Augusto Genina Director, Bengasi
33. Freda Rosen Freda Rosen Actress, The Honeymooners
34. Eva Lux Eva Lux Actress, Lesbian Bukkake 2
35. Claude King Claude King Actor, Arrowsmith
36. Asit Kumar Sen Asit Kumar Sen Actor, Anand
37. Richard E. Cunha Richard E. Cunha Cinematographer, Death Valley Days Hawaiian-born Richard E. Cunha received his film training in the newsreel and motion picture units of the US Army Air Corps during World War II. He made his first step into the civilian film business by making industrial films and commercials, and then moved on to write, shoot and direct such early...
38. Wendy Feiner Wendy Feiner Actress, Warlock
39. Gérard Landry Gérard Landry Actor, La bête humaine
40. Vitas Gerulaitis Vitas Gerulaitis Self, Musicourt
41. Jack Lester Jack Lester Actor, The Last Unicorn
42. Marvin Mitchelson Marvin Mitchelson Self, Mating and Dating in the '80s
43. Howard Mann Howard Mann Actor, Malibu's Most Wanted
44. Richard H. Landau Richard H. Landau Writer, The Black Hole
45. Sean O'Casey Sean O'Casey Writer, The Shame of Mary Boyle
46. Herbert W. Spencer Herbert W. Spencer Music Department, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
47. Pearl Hackney Pearl Hackney Actress, The Eric Barker Half-Hour
48. Owen Marks Owen Marks Editor, Casablanca
49. Jean Ruth Jean Ruth Actress, At War with the Army
50. Eugene Joseff Eugene Joseff Costume and Wardrobe Department, Gone with the Wind
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