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1. Bill Nunn Bill Nunn Actor, Spider-Man Commanding performer Bill Nunn made his feature debut in fellow Morehouse College graduate Spike Lee's School Daze, but really etched himself into moviegoers' minds as a formidable screen presence in his second film with Lee, Do the Right Thing, playing Radio Raheem, whose ever-present boom box is at the center of a fight that leads to his death at the hands of an overzealous police officer...
2. Neil Hamilton Neil Hamilton Actor, Batman Neil Hamilton's show business career began when he secured a job as a shirt model in magazine ads. He became interested in acting and joined several stock companies. He got his first film role in 1918, but received his big break from D.W. Griffith in The White Rose. After performing in several more Griffith films...
3. Patsy Kelly Patsy Kelly Actress, Rosemary's Baby Patsy Kelly was born Bridget Sarah Veronica Rose Kelly on January 12, 1910, in Brooklyn, New York. She began performing in vaudeville when she was just twelve years old. Patsy worked with comedian Frank Fay and starred in several Broadway shows. She was discovered by producer Hal Roach who paired her with Thelma Todd in a series of comedy shorts...
4. Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss Writer, Horton Hears a Who! Author, composer ("Get-Together Weather"), and artist who was educated at Dartmouth College (BA) at Lincoln College in Oxford, England, UK. He was a major in the US Army during World War II, and wrote and produced informational films. He also served in the ETO as Liaison Officer. He was awarded the Legion of Merit...
5. Tommy Bond Tommy Bond Art Department, The Carol Burnett Show Forever etched in our minds as the bully with the protruding lip who gave beloved Alfalfa plenty of angst in the "Our Gang" serial shorts, actor Tommy Bond was actually a gentle, benign soul off the set. Born Thomas Ross Bond on September 16, 1926, in Dallas, Texas, he was discovered by a Hal Roach...
6. Tom McBride Tom McBride Actor, Friday the 13th Part 2
7. Tim Choate Tim Choate Actor, Pearl Harbor Dallas-born Tim Choate thought of himself as a better theatrical performer than a screen actor. The University of Texas graduate had a good background in stagecraft, having performed on Broadway (including 3oo performances in the Pulitzer prize-winning 'Crimes of the Heart') and the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven...
8. Lyle Bettger Lyle Bettger Actor, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Handsome, blond-haired, steely-eyed villain in many film Westerns. He was never the grizzled outlaw, covered in trail dust. No, he was the immaculate-looking, "respectable" (but two-faced) dandy in silk damask vest, often puffing suavely on a cheroot, whose ashes he then might contemptuously flick in the hero's face...
9. Tetsurô Tanba Tetsurô Tanba Actor, You Only Live Twice
10. Warren William Warren William Actor, The Wolf Man Warren William, the stalwart leading man of pre-Production Code talkies, was born Warren William Krech on December 2, 1894 in Aitkin, Minnesota, the son of a newspaper publisher. William originally planned to become a journalist, but he had a change of heart, and instead went to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and trained to become an actor...
11. Maria Franklin Gable Maria Franklin Gable Self, Starlit Days at the Lido
12. Sarah Churchill Sarah Churchill Actress, Royal Wedding
13. Mark Frankel Mark Frankel Actor, Leon the Pig Farmer
14. Sally Gray Sally Gray Actress, I Became a Criminal Lovely, statuesque actress Sally Gray, complete with husky voice and dumb blonde persona was born Constance Vera Stevens in London, England on February 14, 1915. In a career instigated by her ballerina mother, Sally began performing at age 10 in minstrel shows and was initially trained in dance and acting at the Fay Compton Studio of Dramatic Art...
15. Bruno VeSota Bruno VeSota Actor, Dementia Tubby 5' 10 1/2" character actor Bruno VeSota had a remarkably long, varied and impressive career acting and directing in the mediums of stage, radio, movies and television. He was born Bruno William VeSota on March 25th, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the second of three sons born to Lithuanian immigrants Kasmir and Eleanora VeSota...
16. Judith Campbell Exner Judith Campbell Exner Self, Dangerous World: The Kennedy Years
17. Robert Reiner Robert Reiner Actor, The Alfred Hitchcock Hour
18. Schlitze Schlitze Self, Freaks Schlitze was a sideshow performer who was born with microcephaly, a neurological developmental disorder that that left him with an unusually small brain and pointed skull, a small stature (four feet tall), myopia and moderate to severe mental retardation. In the carnival circuit, oddities with this condition were billed as pinheads, missing links, or in extreme cases, visitors from another planet...
19. Padmini Padmini Actress, Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai
20. Kenji Misumi Kenji Misumi Director, Shogun Assassin
21. Carl Laemmle Carl Laemmle Miscellaneous Crew, Frankenstein The roots of Universal Pictures can rightfully be traced back to 1906 when Carl Laemmle returned home to Chicago after a stint as a bookkeeper in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and opened up a chain of nickelodeons. This in turn led to the ambitious 39-year-old organizing a film exchange network he boldly called the Laemmle Film Service...
22. Virginia Valli Virginia Valli Actress, The Pleasure Garden Virginia got her start with a Milwaukee stock company and also did some film work with Essanay Studios in 1917 Chicago. Back in the theater, it would be 3 more years before she was brought out to Hollywood to act as leading lady to Bert Lytell. Virginia would continue to appear in films throughout the decade and she would be an established star at Universal by the mid 20's...
23. Sonia Sorel Sonia Sorel Actress, Harold and Maude
24. Jean Cadell Jean Cadell Actress, Pygmalion Yet another underrated performer from the Golden Age of British films was Scottish-born character actress Jean Cadell. Jean commenced her professional stage career in 1906 with "The Inspector General" at the old Scala Theatre in the London borough of Camden. Via a stint with the Glasgow Repertory, she then made her way to Broadway (1911) and London (1912)...
25. Paul Mann Paul Mann Actor, Fiddler on the Roof
26. Ruth Etting Ruth Etting Soundtrack, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
27. Dorothy Meyer Dorothy Meyer Actress, Cobra A comedic mainstay on several sitcoms of the 1970s, she is best remembered for making a career out of playing wisecracking maids, neighbors, friends, nurses, and church ladies. The daughter of a Presbyterian minister, her childhood was spent on the Bible Belt where she appeared singing and acting in several religious themed productions...
28. Conway Wickliffe Conway Wickliffe Special Effects, The Dark Knight
29. Sam McDaniel Sam McDaniel Actor, Captains Courageous
30. Patti Jerome Patti Jerome Actress, Alligator
31. Ted Adams Ted Adams Actor, Desert Phantom The son of vaudeville performers, Richard Theodore "Ted" Adams was part of his parents' troupe before attending Cornell University at the age of 18. After college he did stock work for three years before going to New York City and stage work there. For more than half his life he performed on the stage before coming to films around 1926...
32. 'King Kong' Kashey 'King Kong' Kashey Actor, Around the World in Eighty Days
33. Mimi Weddell Mimi Weddell Actress, Hitch
34. Clive Morton Clive Morton Actor, Kind Hearts and Coronets Clive Morton worked for four years for the East India Dock Company, before training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and entering the acting profession. He made his stage debut in 1920 and did not act on screen until 1932. He was regularly employed for the next four decades, except for wartime service in the British Army...
35. Nancy Yee Nancy Yee Actress, Enemy of the State
36. Thilakan Thilakan Actor, Ustad Hotel Thilakan (born Surendranatha Thilakan) was a Malayalam film actor. Widely considered one of the greatest actors of Indian cinema, he was stubborn, uncompromising and very critical of the way lead actors worked in comparison to character actors. In a span of around 40 years, Thilakan handled a huge variety of roles...
37. Arthur Walsh Arthur Walsh Actor, They Were Expendable
38. Carl Laemmle Jr. Carl Laemmle Jr. Producer, Frankenstein
39. Brooks Clift Brooks Clift Actor, Vice Girls Ltd.
40. Irene Dailey Irene Dailey Actress, Another World A well-rounded and well-respected actress of the stage, particularly on Broadway and London's West End, actress Irene Dailey was better known, however, as the annoyingly neurotic patrician Liz Matthews on daytime's Another World, a role that made her a household face, if not quite a name. The daughter of Daniel James (manager of the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan) and Helen (Ryan) Dailey...
41. Michel Modo Michel Modo Actor, My Father's Glory
42. Mike Donlin Mike Donlin Actor, The General A famous, yet controversial major league baseball player, "Turkey Mike," as Donlin was known because of his unique strut, played on seven teams in a 12-year career, mostly in the National League, from 1899-1914. His career reached its peak in 1905-06, when he was the star outfielder for the champion New York Giants...
43. Diane Erickson Diane Erickson Actress, Runaway Train
44. Susan Atkins Susan Atkins Self, Life After Manson Susan Atkins, a.k.a. Sadie Mae Glutz, is one of the more notorious members of the group of people that congregated around convicted mass-murder mastermind Charles Manson, a group tagged "The Family" by the mass media. Born Susan Denise Atkins on May 7, 1948 in San Gabriel, California, her mother died of cancer when she was 15...
45. Mary Lawrence Mary Lawrence Actress, The Stratton Story
46. Drew Bundini Brown Drew Bundini Brown Actor, The Color Purple
47. Sergio Bergonzelli Sergio Bergonzelli Director, In the Folds of the Flesh
48. Clark Ross Clark Ross Actor, Joyride to Nowhere
49. Kewpie Morgan Kewpie Morgan Actor, Three Ages
50. Denver Mattson Denver Mattson Stunts, The Thing
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