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1. Paul Newman Paul Newman Actor, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Screen legend, superstar, and the man with the most famous blue eyes in movie history, Paul Leonard Newman was born in January 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the second son of Theresa (Fetsko) and Arthur Sigmund Newman. Paul's father was Jewish, the son of immigrants from Poland and Hungary; he owned a successful sporting goods store...
2. Johnny Lewis Johnny Lewis Actor, Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, the middle of three siblings, Johnny began performing from the age of 5 at a small performing arts school, making his debut as a Chanukah candle. Pursuing the acting profession, he appeared with success in many TV and film projects, handling both drama and comedy with finesse...
3. Gloria Stuart Gloria Stuart Actress, Titanic Gloria Stuart was born on a dining room table on 4th Street in Santa Monica, California on July 4, 1910. Her early roles as a performing artist were in plays she produced in her home as a young girl. She was the star of her senior class play at Santa Monica High School in 1927. Attending the University of California...
4. Richard Mulligan Richard Mulligan Actor, Oliver & Company Originally a student of playwriting at Columbia University, Richard Mulligan began his acting career in regional theater and soon after made his Broadway debut in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "All the Way Home". In addition to his continuing Broadway career, Mulligan has successfully transferred his unique comedic talents to television and film...
5. Arthur Hunnicutt Arthur Hunnicutt Actor, El Dorado Lean, tall American character actor Arthur Hunnicutt was known for playing humorously wise rural roles. He attended Arkansas State Teachers College in his native state, but was forced to drop out in his third year due to lack of funds. He joined a theatre company in Massachusetts, then migrated to New York...
6. Anna Magnani Anna Magnani Actress, Rome, Open City Anna Magnani was born in Rome, Italy (not in Egypt, as some biographies claim), on March 7, 1908. She was the illegitimate child of Marina Magnani and an unknown father, often said to be from Alexandria, Egypt, but whom Anna herself claimed was from the Calabria region of Italy although she never knew his name...
7. George Plimpton George Plimpton Actor, Good Will Hunting
8. Gregg Toland Gregg Toland Cinematographer, Citizen Kane Born in Illinois in 1904, the only child of Jennie and Frank Toland, Gregg and his mother moved to California several years after his parents divorced in 1910. Through Jennie's work as a housekeeper for several people in the movie business, Gregg may had gotten a $12-a-week job at age 15 as an office boy at William Fox Studios...
9. John Cromwell John Cromwell Director, Of Human Bondage Actor / director John Cromwell was born December 23, 1887, in Toledo, OH. He made his Broadway debut on October 14, 1912, in Marian De Forest's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women" at the Playhouse Theatre. The show was a hit, running for a total of 184 performances. Cromwell appeared in another 38 plays on Broadway between February 24...
10. Robert Palmer Robert Palmer Soundtrack, American Psycho
11. Cirio H. Santiago Cirio H. Santiago Director, Water Lily Producer/director Cirio H. Santiago is the son of Dr. Ciriaco Santiago, who founded Premiere Productions in Manila in 1946. He has two siblings. After starting out as a producer he started directing english-language movies in the early 70s. Santiago became one of the pioneers of the "Blaxploitation" genre by being one of the first to cast black actors and especially actresses as strong action heroes...
12. Ida Moore Ida Moore Actress, Johnny Belinda
13. Jim Boeke Jim Boeke Actor, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
14. Michael Wittenberg Michael Wittenberg Art Department, The Chumscrubber
15. Edith Meiser Edith Meiser Actress, Middle of the Night
16. Ray Kellogg Ray Kellogg Actor, A Kind of a Stopwatch
17. Béla Bartók Béla Bartók Soundtrack, The Shining Composer, pianist and author, educated at the Franz Liszt Conservatory in Budapest. He was professor of music at the Royal Academy from 1907 to 1940, and made a 12-volume collection of traditional Hungarian, Rumanian and Arabian melodies, also writing articles on research into folklore and folk songs...
18. Bernadette O'Farrell Bernadette O'Farrell Actress, The Goldmaker's Return Although often seen in the St. Trinian's movies, written by Sidney Gilliat and her husband, Frank Launder, it was her role as Maid Marian in the long-running Robin Hood series that catapulted her to stardom. The Adventures of Robin Hood became one of the first British Television programs to succeed in the United States...
19. Jeffrey Sayre Jeffrey Sayre Actor, Major Difficulties
20. Lionel Murton Lionel Murton Actor, Patton
21. Bessie Smith Bessie Smith Soundtrack, Kill Bill: Vol. 2
22. Brian Desmond Hurst Brian Desmond Hurst Director, A Christmas Carol Hailing from East Belfast, Northern Ireland, Hans Moore Hawthorn Hurst was a linen worker before joining the army during World War I. He was a private in the Royal Irish Rifles, and survived the slaughter at the disastrous Gallipoli landing in Turkey. He changed his name to Brian Desmond Hurst. On his...
23. Eily Malyon Eily Malyon Actress, Going My Way
24. Carl Brisson Carl Brisson Actor, The Ring
25. Heinz Engelmann Heinz Engelmann Actor, More Born in 1911, young Heinz Engelmann first joined the Physical Education Institute before turning to drama studies. No wonder that he found many roles requiring sportsmanship in the fist years of his career. On the other hand, he was also often cast as a soldier or an officer. After a six year interruption due to the war...
26. Alberto Moravia Alberto Moravia Writer, The Conformist
27. Shelly Manne Shelly Manne Music Department, I Want to Live!
28. Helen Kane Helen Kane Soundtrack, House of 1000 Corpses Lively childish leading lady on stage and films during the transition to sound. She began on stage at seventeen and went on to films in 1929. She made several early talkies at Paramount but her popularity soon waned.
29. Bob Fisher Bob Fisher Writer, The Dinner Party
30. Jerry Haynes Jerry Haynes Actor, Boys Don't Cry Jerry was born in Dallas. His parents were Fred and Louise Schimelpfenig Haynes. Jerry was the fourth of five children. He graduated from high school in 1944 and attended SMU, studying drama along with Aaron Spelling and James Noble. Jerry then studied with Herbert Berghof at the American Theater Wing in New York...
31. William Post Jr. William Post Jr. Actor, Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
32. Mario Montez Mario Montez Actor, Mario Banana I
33. Jerry Juhl Jerry Juhl Writer, Sesame Street Jerry Juhl became the first full-time employee of Jim Henson Co. in 1961 after meeting Henson at a puppeteer's convention. The company coined the term "Muppet," a combination of the words marionette and puppet, and created a series of short skits parodying television news people. Juhl worked on Jim Henson's first television show...
34. Albert Capellani Albert Capellani Director, Aladdin and His Wonder Lamp
35. Robert Emmett Dolan Robert Emmett Dolan Music Department, How the West Was Won Composer, songwriter ("A Home in the Meadow"), film executive and conductor, educated at Loyola College (on scholarship) and a piano student of his mother, and later, Letonal, Mortimer Wilson, Joseph Schillinger, and Ernst Toch. He became music director for MGM in 1941, and also was the music director for the Broadway productions "Good News"...
36. Brian Hawksley Brian Hawksley Actor, A Bridge Too Far
37. Aysen Aydemir Aysen Aydemir Actress, Somersault in a Coffin
38. Blanca Estela Pavón Blanca Estela Pavón Actress, Los tres huastecos
39. Hugh Franklin Hugh Franklin Actor, All My Children
40. Valéry Inkijinoff Valéry Inkijinoff Actor, Storm Over Asia
41. Mihajlo Viktorovic Mihajlo Viktorovic Actor, Black Pearls
42. Sam Hall Sam Hall Writer, Night of Dark Shadows Born Allison Samuel Hall in Carrollton, Ohio, he graduated from Dartmouth and Yale. A veteran of the World War II Battle of the Bulge, Hall married actress _Grayson Hall_ in 1952. His first major writing gig was the iconic gothic soap opera Dark Shadows which he joined in 1967. There he met his writing partner Gordon Russell...
43. Michael McCarty Michael McCarty Actor, The Legend of Bagger Vance
44. Biff Warren Biff Warren Actor, As the World Turns
45. Ralph Story Ralph Story Actor, Bolivar - the Quiz Champ
46. Dorothy Kingsley Dorothy Kingsley Writer, Angels in the Outfield Former comedy writer on radio (for Bob Hope, Edgar Bergen and others) who became a leading screenwriter (and sometimes an uncredited script rewriter) in Hollywood during the 1940's and 50's. She later created the Bracken's World TV series.
47. Hemanta Mukherjee Hemanta Mukherjee Music Department, Bees Saal Baad
48. Otto Lohmann Otto Lohmann Actor, Spectre of the Rose Street Gang
49. Logan Ramsey Logan Ramsey Self, The Battle of Midway
50. David Zelag Goodman David Zelag Goodman Writer, Logan's Run
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