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1. Donald O'Connor Donald O'Connor Actor, Singin' in the Rain Born into a vaudeville family, O'Connor was the youthful figure cutting a rug in several Universal musicals of the 1940s. His best-known musical work is probably Singin' in the Rain, in which he did an impressive dance that culminated in a series of backflips off the wall. O'Connor was also effective in comedic lead roles, particularly as the companion to Francis the Talking Mule in that film series.
2. Lloyd Nolan Lloyd Nolan Actor, Julia It would no doubt be a real shock to most people to discover that the rich baritone Bronx-like accent of great veteran character actor Lloyd Nolan was a product of the San Francisco streets--not the urban jungle of New York City. Nolan was born in the City by the Bay, and his father, James Nolan, was a successful shoe manufacturer of hard-working Irish stock...
3. Phyllis Davis Phyllis Davis Actress, Vega$ Phyllis Davis grew up in Nederland, Texas. She lived on the second floor of her parents' mortuary business. Phyllis and her two younger brothers had to be very quiet upstairs during services because the floors would creak. Phyllis attended Lamar College briefly, then went to Los Angeles in the mid-'60s to pursue a career in show business...
4. Herbert Lom Herbert Lom Actor, Spartacus Herbert Lom was born Herbert Charles Angelo Kuchacevich Schluderpacheru on September 11, 1917. He has had an interesting film career, playing "Napoleon Bonaparte" in The Young Mr. Pitt, "The Phantom" (Professor L. Petrie) in The Phantom of the Opera, "Professor Abraham Van Helsing" in Count Dracula and even "Captain Nemo in Mysterious Island...
5. Clara Bow Clara Bow Actress, Wings Clara Gordon Bow, destined to become THE flapper of the 1920's, was born on July 29, 1905 and raised in poverty and violence in Brooklyn, New York. Her mother tried to slit Clara's throat when she attempted to enter the film industry. She won a photo beauty contest which launched her movie career that would eventually number 58 films, from 1922 to 1933...
6. Oona Chaplin Oona Chaplin Actress, Broken English Oona O'Neil was born in Warwick Parish, Bermuda, the daughter of famed American playwright Eugene O'Neill and English-born socialite Agnes Boulton. Oona had a fairly happy childhood, although she rarely saw her busy father. During her teens Oona attended boarding school in New York where she met Gloria Vanderbilt and Carol Marcus...
7. Robert Montgomery Robert Montgomery Producer, Robert Montgomery Presents As a child, Robert Montgomery enjoyed a privileged life, as his father was the president of the New York Rubber Co. When he died, the fortune was gone and Robert worked at a number of jobs. He later went to New York to be a writer, and on the advice of a friend tried acting. He worked with George Cukor on the stage and his first film...
8. Sarah Danielle Madison Sarah Danielle Madison Actress, Jurassic Park III She attended Amherst College and graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology. Although Sarah was a trained biologist, she decided to pursue her dreams of acting and moved to Los Angeles, California. Over a period of 15 years she worked as an actress in television, film, commercials and voice-overs...
9. Jay Robinson Jay Robinson Actor, Dracula Character actor Jay Robinson owned a pair of the narrowest, cruelest-looking eyes in 1950s Hollywood. To complement them was an evil-looking sneer, crisp and biting diction and a nefarious-sounding cackle. These were all draped upon a lean, bony physique that could slither about menacingly like a ready-to-pounce cobra...
10. Willis Bouchey Willis Bouchey Actor, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance American character actor primarily of pompous or officious types, long a favorite supporting player for John Ford. Bouchey was born in or near Vernon, Michigan but raised by his mother and stepfather in the state of Washington. He entered films in 1951 at the age of 44 and quickly became a familiar (if unnameable) fixture in movies and television. He died in 1977.
11. John Guillermin John Guillermin Director, The Towering Inferno
12. Sally Menke Sally Menke Editor, Pulp Fiction
13. Mark Frechette Mark Frechette Actor, Zabriskie Point Frechette died in prison after robbing a bank. His acting debut was in Michelangelo Antonioni's controversial exploration of turbulent 1970 America, Zabriskie Point. As Antonioni toured the U.S., experiencing cultural clash firsthand and shooting background footage, a talent scout saw Frechette, a carpenter...
14. Shawn Phelan Shawn Phelan Actor, Toy Soldiers
15. Tuncel Kurtiz Tuncel Kurtiz Actor, The Edge of Heaven Tuncel Kurtiz was born in 1936, Izmit-Turkey. He graduated from Istanbul University, English Language and Literature and started acting in 1956 with Dormen Theatre. With the movie 'Suru', he reached the peak of his acting career. Kurtiz received many awards in Turkey and also abroad. He also known as director, producer and scenarist.
16. Helen Cherry Helen Cherry Actress, Flipper's New Adventure Helen Cherry was a noted actress of stage, screen, and television, acclaimed mostly for her Shakespearean portrayals. Her favorite role was "Rosalind" in "As You Like It." She was the long-suffering wife of actor Trevor Howard, who died in 1988.
17. Bruce Seton Bruce Seton Actor, Patrol Car Tall, serious-looking British character actor, formerly a graduate of Edinburgh Academy and Sandhurst. He was a member of the Black Watch, but resigned his commission in 1932 to join the chorus of the Drury Lane Theatre as a specialty dancer. He later turned to films, usually acting in small supporting roles in which he invariably projected an air of confidence and authority...
18. Tony Swartz Tony Swartz Actor, Battlestar Galactica
19. Fay Helm Fay Helm Actress, The Wolf Man Hollywood exerted an early fascination for brunette Fay Helm. She had done some acting as a child in school plays and then at regional theatres. In 1934, Fay made her way from Bakersfield to Paramount Studios, where she was signed by (then) independent producer B.P. Schulberg. Unfortunately for her...
20. David Croft David Croft Writer, Dad's Army
21. Ben Carruthers Ben Carruthers Actor, Shadows
22. Robert Hyatt Robert Hyatt Actor, He Ran All the Way Robert "Bobby" Hyatt appeared in his first motion picture at six months old when Cary Grant picked him out of a group of babies at MGM. That was the beginning of an acting career that kept him busy for the next 25 years, giving him a solid background of experience to move behind the camera as a writer and director...
23. Henri Pachard Henri Pachard Director, Taboo American Style 1: The Ruthless Beginning
24. Gracie Fields Gracie Fields Soundtrack, Chicken Run A comedienne and singer in the British Music Halls, she was the top box-office draw and the highest paid actress in Britain in the 1930's. Her Northern, working-class girl character was a favourite during the inter-war years.
25. Ron Marquette Ron Marquette Actor, Public Access
26. A.C. Lyles A.C. Lyles Producer, Deadwood
27. Fred Coby Fred Coby Actor, Don Ricardo Returns
28. Fritz Manes Fritz Manes Producer, Pale Rider
29. Keith Prentice Keith Prentice Actor, Dark Shadows Keith Prentice is probably best remembered for his role in Boys in the Band, a film whose title makes it sound like a musical, but in fact it was a dark, mostly negative portrayal of a group of gay men living in the 1960s, and it was anything but upbeat (and was not a musical at all). However, earlier in his career, the handsome actor built an impressive resume of musical roles...
30. Natalie McCurry Natalie McCurry Actress, Dead End Drive-In
31. Cliff Burton Cliff Burton Soundtrack, Zombieland Clifford Lee Burton was born on February 10, 1962 in Castro Valley, California, to Janet (Morgen) and Ray Herbert Burton. He had two siblings. His mother was from a German Jewish family, and his father was of British Isles descent. As a youngster, Clifford always liked music, listening to genres such as blues...
32. Jane Vallis Jane Vallis Actress, Picnic at Hanging Rock
33. Bruni Löbel Bruni Löbel Actress, Forsthaus Falkenau
34. John Calvert John Calvert Actor, Dark Venture
35. Robert McKimson Robert McKimson Director, The Pink Panther Show Robert McKimson was born on October 13, 1910. He started his career in animation, along with many others, as an artist for Walt Disney's Oswald the Rabbit in 1928. After Disney went to produce Mickey Mouse cartoons, Hugh Harman & Rudolph Ising went to Warner Brothers to direct and co-produce cartoon shorts...
36. Ivan Dykhovichnyy Ivan Dykhovichnyy Director, Prorva
37. Ramsay Scott Ramsay Scott Actor, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
38. Babe Didrikson Zaharias Babe Didrikson Zaharias Writer, Babe
39. Stacy Webb Stacy Webb Miscellaneous Crew, Adam-12
40. Frank Wills Frank Wills Actor, All the President's Men
41. Rose Stradner Rose Stradner Actress, The Keys of the Kingdom Pretty, soulful-eyed Austrian actress Rose Stradner was a rising 30s ingénue on the Viennese stage and in a few German film romances and musicals when MGM mogul Louis B. Mayer, who was in Europe searching for exotic talent, discovered Rose. Along with Greer Garson, Ilona Massey and Hedy Lamarr...
42. Erik Wedersøe Erik Wedersøe Actor, Idioterne
43. James R. Webb James R. Webb Writer, Cape Fear
44. Sebastian Papaiani Sebastian Papaiani Actor, Brigada Diverse intrã în actiune
45. Vincent Barbi Vincent Barbi Actor, A Woman Under the Influence
46. Herb Wallerstein Herb Wallerstein Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Father Knows Best
47. Baby Face Nelson Baby Face Nelson Lester Joseph Gillis, aka "Baby Face Nelson," began his crime career at an early age in a street gang in the Chicago slums. He was given the nickname "Baby Face" by his gang members because he looked much younger than he actually was (14). His specialties were car theft, bootlegging and armed robbery...
48. Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen Director, Cloaca
49. Daniel Boulanger Daniel Boulanger Writer, That Man from Rio
50. Ring Lardner Ring Lardner Writer, Champion
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