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1. Carrie Fisher Carrie Fisher Actress, Star Wars Carrie Frances Fisher was born on October 21, 1956 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, to singers/actors Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. She was an actress and writer known for Star Wars, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi. Fisher is also known for her book, "Postcards from the Edge"...
2. Harry Carey Jr. Harry Carey Jr. Actor, Tombstone Harry Carey Jr.. was born on May 16, 1921, at the ranch of his parents, actors Olive Carey and Harry Carey. His father gave him the nickname "Dobe" shortly after his birth because the baby's red hair reminded him of the adobe soil at the ranch. Dobe went to school in the Newhall Public Schools, and then went to the Black Foxe Military Institute in Hollywood...
3. Hal Ashby Hal Ashby Director, Harold and Maude Hal Ashby was born the fourth and youngest child in a Mormon household in Ogden, Utah, on September 2, 1929. His father was a dairy farmer. After a rough childhood that included the divorce of his parents, his father's suicide, his dropping out of high school, getting married and divorced all before he was 19...
4. Alan Bates Alan Bates Actor, Gosford Park If there was ever an actor whose choice of film projects suggested a pure love of acting rather than an interest in commercial gain, it would have to be Alan Bates. A supremely talented and versatile actor, Bates hasn't attained the stardom of far lesser performers because of his preference for challenging and interesting work and an avoidance of being type-cast...
5. George Roy Hill George Roy Hill Director, The Sting George Roy Hill was never able to 'hit it off' with the critics despite the fact that 2 of his films - Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, and The Sting - had remained among the top 10 box office hits by 1976. His work was frequently derided as 'impersonal' or lacking in stylistic trademarks. Andrew Sarris famously referred to it as 'idiosyncratic...
6. Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael Actor, To Have and Have Not Award-winning songwriter ("Stardust", "Ole Buttermilk Sky", "Georgia on My Mind"), composer, pianist, actor and singer, educated at Indiana University (LL.B). He played piano in the college bands, and later gave up a law practice for a career in songwriting. He joined ASCAP in 1931, and his chief musical collaborators included Mitchell Parish...
7. Haskell Wexler Haskell Wexler Cinematographer, Medium Cool Two-time Academy Award-winning cinematographer Haskell Wexler was adjudged one of the ten most influential cinematographers in movie history, according to an International Cinematographers Guild survey of its membership. He won his Oscars in both black & white and color, for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) and Bound for Glory (1976)...
8. Anna Navarro Anna Navarro Actress, Last Action Hero Anna Navarro was born on August 18, 1933 in New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Last Action Hero (1993), Topaz (1969) and The First Deadly Sin (1980). She was married to George Pappas and Thomas F. Foley. She died on December 27, 2006 in Studio City, California, USA.
9. Claude Gensac Claude Gensac Actress, L'immortel
10. Al Bridge Al Bridge Actor, The Miracle of Morgan's Creek American character actor, a fixture both in Westerns and in the comedies of Preston Sturges. Although frequently billed as "Alan" Bridge, he was born Alfred Morton Bridge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1891 (not as "Alford" Bridge in 1890, as his tombstone erroneously states), he and his sister, future actress Loie Bridge...
11. Pierre Clémenti Pierre Clémenti Actor, Belle de jour
12. Dick Peabody Dick Peabody Actor, Combat! He is best remembered for his role of 'Army Private Littlejohn' in the World War II television series, "Combat!" (1962 to 1967). Born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1942, during World War II, he joined the United States Navy, and was discharged in 1945 as an Electronic Technician. Using his GI Bill, he studied electrical engineering at the University of Kansas City...
13. Priscilla Dean Priscilla Dean Actress, The Wicked Darling Her parents were both stage actors, so Priscilla Dean began her career as an infant in their productions. She made her film debut at age 14 in a series of one-reelers for Biograph and several other studios. In 1911 she was hired by Universal Pictures and soon gained popularity as the female lead in the comedy series of Eddie Lyons and Lee Moran...
14. Joan Hopkins Joan Hopkins Actress, Man on the Run
15. Michael McDowell Michael McDowell Writer, Beetlejuice McDowell was born in Enterprise, Alabama. According to his biography in the 1985 edition of Toplin, McDowell lived in Medford, Massachusetts. He also maintained a residence in Hollywood with his sister Ann and adventurer-filmmaker Peter Lake. The biography described a typical day: McDowell "writes in...
16. Robert Graham Robert Graham Actor, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
17. James Parnell James Parnell Actor, One Step Beyond
18. Hope Newell Hope Newell Actress, Charlie's Angels
19. Farooq Shaikh Farooq Shaikh Actor, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a television presenter. He was known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989. He returned to acting in films in 2008. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He's acted in serials and shows on television and has performed on stage in famous productions like Tumhari Amrita...
20. Dee Pollock Dee Pollock Actor, Kelly's Heroes
21. Helene Stanley Helene Stanley Actress, Bandit King of Texas Dolores Diane (her first stage name) made her film debut at age 14 in Girls' Town, a "B" picture from low-rent PRC, then played a series of juvenile roles at Universal in 1943-45 (sometimes as part of a teen dancing group known as The Jivin' Jacks and Jills). She worked at MGM (where her stage name became Helene Stanley) and elsewhere from 1945-50 and at 20th Century-Fox in 1952...
22. Julián Mateos Julián Mateos Actor, Young Sánchez He studied philosophy in Salamanca but he did not finish the career. Then he went to Barcelona where he studied in the Escuela Superior de Arte Dramatico. His first film was in 1960. He has also worked in TV (TVE, ORTF).
23. Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu Actor, Spoorloos
24. Fox Harris Fox Harris Actor, Repo Man Fox Harris was a marvelously quirky and distinctive character actor who specialized in playing colorful and eccentric supporting roles in offbeat low-budget independent pictures made throughout the 1980's. Harris was born on May 3rd, 1936 in Pennsylvania. He frequently appeared in movies directed by both Alex Cox and Fred Olen Ray...
25. Jerzy Kawalerowicz Jerzy Kawalerowicz Director, Pociag
26. Stevie Wright Stevie Wright Soundtrack, Red Hill
27. David Gruner David Gruner Actor, The Streets of San Francisco
28. George Weidler George Weidler Actor, Dimples
29. Jean Inness Jean Inness Actress, Space Patrol
30. Lawrence Cook Lawrence Cook Actor, The Spook Who Sat by the Door
31. Bridget Turner Bridget Turner Actress, Under Milk Wood
32. Steve Plytas Steve Plytas Actor, Batman
33. Meadowlark Lemon Meadowlark Lemon Actor, The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh
34. Rupert Julian Rupert Julian Actor, The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin As a teenager, Percy Hayes became known for his singing voice and ability to do impressions. But it was after his return from the Boer War in 1902 that stage manager Leo du Chateau convinced him to join a touring theatre company from Sydney; he made his professional stage debut at the Auckland Opera House in 1902...
35. Ray Cameron Ray Cameron Writer, Bloodbath at the House of Death Ray Cameron McIntyre was also the Father of Billy Cameron McIntyre born 1986 in Los Angeles and Georgina Rose McIntyre born 1992 in Vermont. They lived with their parents in California and New England and after his death returned to London with their Mother. After several years in England they returned to the States where they reside today.
36. Hank Garland Hank Garland Soundtrack, Heartbreak Ridge
37. Delaney Bramlett Delaney Bramlett Soundtrack, Juno A Mississippi native best-known for the rhythm and blues combo, Delaney & Bonnie & Friends, which he formed with his first wife, Bonnie Bramlett (Bonnie Lynn). Delaney & Bonnie enjoyed several hits, including the 1971 tune, "Never-Ending Song Of Love". They were often accompanied by their "Friends", including Eric Clapton...
38. Heinz Kiessling Heinz Kiessling Music Department, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
39. Ruocheng Ying Ruocheng Ying Actor, The Last Emperor
40. Tina Thayer Tina Thayer Actress, Henry Aldrich's Little Secret
41. Judy Clark Judy Clark Actress, Bruce Gentry
42. Norman Schwarzkopf Norman Schwarzkopf Actor, World Business Review
43. James Andelin James Andelin Actor, Stir of Echoes James Andelin voiceover artist and actor, Andelin landed one of his first radio roles at about age 12 for a show called Skippy, the part led to a long career in Chicago radio, including voiceover parts in Little Orphan Annie and Jack Armstrong. He died of congestive heart failure and emphysema in Chicago, Illinois on December 27, 2006.
44. Cardew Robinson Cardew Robinson Actor, Carry On... Up the Khyber
45. Holli Woods Holli Woods Actress, Gluteus to the Maximus
46. Benazir Bhutto Benazir Bhutto Self, Our Own Private Bin Laden
47. Olivier Mathot Olivier Mathot Writer, The Panther Squad
48. Rita Tuckett Rita Tuckett Actress, Pushing Tin
49. Jess Oppenheimer Jess Oppenheimer Writer, I Love Lucy Jess Oppenheimer (November 11, 1913 - December 27, 1988) Lucille Ball called Jess Oppenheimer "the brains" behind I Love Lucy, and with good reason. As series creator, producer, and head writer, "Jess was the creative force behind the 'Lucy' show," confirms director William Asher. "He was the field general...
50. Franklin Coen Franklin Coen Writer, The Train
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