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Betty White MP

Betty White Ludden (born January 17, 1922), better known as Betty White, is an American actress, comedienne, singer, author, and television personality. With a career spanning seven decades, she is bes...

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Jack Whitaker MP

Jack Whitaker (born May 18, 1924) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is an American sportscaster who worked for both CBS and ABC. Whitaker won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality in 1979 and r...

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Damian Watcyn Lewis, OBE MP

Damian Watcyn Lewis (born 11 February 1971) is a British actor and producer. His acting roles include Soames Forsyte in the ITV remake of The Forsyte Saga, Detective Charlie Crews in the NBC drama Li...

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Eli Wallach MP (1915 - 2014)

Eli Herschel Wallach (December 7, 1915 – June 24, 2014) was an American film, television and stage actor whose prolific career spanned more than six decades, beginning in the late 1940s. For his...

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Bryant Charles Gumbel MP

Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29, 1948) is an American television journalist and sportscaster. He is best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC's The Today Show. He is the younger brother of...

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Cynthia Nixon MP

Cynthia Ellen Nixon (born April 9, 1966) is an American actress, best known for her portrayal of Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City (1998–2004), the film Sex and the City (2008) a...

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Ann B. Davis MP (1926 - 2014)

Ann Bradford Davis (May 5, 1926 – June 1, 2014) was an American television actress. Davis achieved prominence for her role in The Bob Cummings Show (1955–59) for which she twice won t...

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Kiefer Sutherland MP

Perhaps the most definitive descriptor for Kiefer Sutherland's career is not any particular niche he's carved for himself, but rather his versatility. In a career that spans 20 years, Sutherland has co...

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Megan Mullally MP

Megan Mullally (born November 12, 1958) is an American actress and singer. Mullally was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Martha (née Palmer) and Carter Mullally, Jr., an actor ...

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Glenn Close MP

Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American actress and singer of stage and screen, perhaps best known for her role as deranged stalker Alex Forrest in Fatal Attraction (1987). She has been nomina...

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Fred Rogers MP (1928 - 2003)

Fred McFeely Rogers (March 20, 1928 – February 27, 2003) was an American educator, Presbyterian minister, songwriter, author, and television host. Rogers was most famous for creating and hosti...

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Judd Apatow MP

Judd Apatow (born December 6, 1967) is an American film producer, director, comedian, actor, and screenwriter. Best known for his work in comedy films, he is the founder of Apatow Productions and also ...

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Frank Courtney Westmore (1923 - 1985)

Frank Courtney Westmore (April 13, 1923 – May 14, 1985) was a Hollywood make-up artist, part of the Westmore family who were credited with introducing the art of make-up to the Hollywood movie...

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Sid Caesar MP (1922 - 2014)

Sid Caesar, a comedic force of nature who became one of television’s first stars in the early 1950s and influenced generations of comedians and comedy writers, died on Wednesday 12 February 2014...

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Mike Nichols MP

Mike Nichols (born Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky; November 6, 1931) is a German-born American television, stage and film director, writer, producer and comedian. See more:

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<private> Rowlands

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Pia Lindström MP

She is the first child of actress Ingrid Bergman and Dr. Aron Petter Lindström. Pia was greatly affected by the scandal between her mother and the Italian director Roberto Rossellini. Her moth...

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Mickey Rooney MP (1920 - 2014)

Mickey Rooney (born Joseph Yule, Jr. ) born September 23, 1920. American film actor and entertainer whose film, television, and stage appearances span nearly his entire lifetime. He has won multiple ...

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<private> Ronstadt

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Peter O’Toole MP (1932 - 2013)

Peter Seamus Lorcan O'Toole (2 August 1932 – 14 December 2013) was a British actor, most noted for playing T. E. Lawrence in Lawrence of Arabia , for which he received an Academy Award nominatio...

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Dick Ebersol MP

Duncan "Dick" Ebersol (/ˈɛbərsɒl/; born July 28, 1947) is an American television executive and a senior adviser for NBC Universal Sports & Olympics. He had previously been...

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Bill Cosby MP

An entertainer for many decades, Bill Cosby has starred in live performances and films, recorded albums, written books, and created television shows. His long-running, hugely popular The Cosby Show w...

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Marcia Wallace MP (1942 - 2013)

Marcia Karen Wallace (November 1, 1942 − October 25, 2013) was an American actress, game show panelist, voice actor, and comedian, primarily known for her roles in television situation comedies....

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Cliff Robertson (1923 - 2011)

Clifford Parker "Cliff" Robertson III (September 9, 1923 – September 10, 2011) was an American actor with a film and television career that spanned half a century. Robertson portrayed a young ...

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Bob Newhart MP

Legendary stand-up comedian and actor.

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George Roy Hill (1921 - 2002)

George Roy Hill (December 20, 1921 – December 27, 2002) was an American film director. He is most noted for directing such films as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Sting, which both...

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Allan Manings (1924 - 2010)

Allan Manings (March 28, 1924 – May 12, 2010) was an American television producer and comedy writer. He was active in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s and was best known for his work in co-cr...

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Jim Parsons MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

Jim Parsons is an American actor. He is best known for playing Sheldon Cooper on the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory , with his performance often cited as a significant reason for the program's success....

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Christina Applegate MP

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American actress. She is best known for playing Kelly Bundy on the FOX sitcom Married... with Children. Since then, she has since established a film a...

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Joan Rivers MP

Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States

Joan Alexandra Molinsky (born June 8, 1933), better known by her stage name Joan Rivers , is an American television personality, comedian, writer, film director, and actress. She is known for her ribal...

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Lorne Michaels MP

Lorne Michaels, CM (born November 17, 1944) is a Canadian-American television producer, writer, and comedian best known for creating and producing Saturday Night Live and producing the various film and...

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Stephen Colbert MP

Stephen Tyrone Colbert (pronounced /koʊlˈbɛər/; born /ˈkoʊlbərt/ on May 13, 1964) is an Emmy-, Grammy-, and Peabody award-winning American political sat...

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Jon Stewart MP

Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz ; November 28, 1962) is an American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian. He is widely known as host of The...

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Paul Bevan Lieberstein MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

Paul Lieberstein is an American screenwriter, actor, and television producer. A Primetime Emmy Award winner, he is most widely known as a writer/producer and supporting cast member Toby Flenderson on t...

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Michael Schur MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Michael is an American television producer and writer, best known for his work on the NBC comedy series The Office and Parks and Recreation , the latter of which he co-created along with Greg Daniels ....

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Conan O'Brien MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

Conan Christopher O'Brien (born April 18, 1963) is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer and performer. He is currently the host of Conan , a late-night talk show that airs on the Ame...

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Greg Daniels MP

Los Angeles, California, United States

Gregory Martin "Greg" Daniels is an American television comedy writer, producer, and director. He is known for his work on several television series, including Saturday Night Live , The Simpsons , King...

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James Gandolfini MP (1961 - 2013)

James Joseph Gandolfini, Jr. (September 18, 1961 – June 19, 2013) was an American actor best known for his role in The Sopranos as Tony Soprano, which won him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outsta...

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Spade Cooley MP (1910 - 1969)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Donnell Clyde Cooley (December 17, 1910 – November 23, 1969), better known as Spade Cooley, was an American Western swing musician, big band leader, actor...

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Gertrude Berg MP (1898 - 1966)

Find a Grave Birth: Oct. 3, 1899 Death: Sep. 14, 1966 Entertainer. Emmy award-winning actress known for over 5000 episodes of radio program called "The Rise Of The Goldbergs" later known as "Th...

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John Charles Daly MP (1914 - 1991)

John Charles Patrick Croghan Daly (generally known by John Charles Daly or simply John Daly (Irish: Seán Searlás Ó Dálaigh; February 20, 1914 – February 24, 1991) was...

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Tom Brokaw MP

New York, NY, USA

Thomas John "Tom" Brokaw (/ˈbroʊkɔː/; born February 6, 1940) is an American television journalist and author best known as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly Ne...

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William Denby "Bill" Hanna (1910 - 2001)

William Denby "Bill" Hanna (July 14, 1910 – March 22, 2001) was an American animator, director, producer, voice actor, and cartoon artist, whose film and television cartoon characters entertai...

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Julianne Moore MP

NY, USA

She is an American actress. She began her acting career in 1983 in minor roles, before joining the cast of the soap opera As the World Turns, for which she won a Daytime Emmy Award in 1988. She began...

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Ralph Leo Nelson (1916 - 1987)

Ralph Nelson (August 12, 1916 – December 21, 1987) was an American movie and television director, producer, writer, and actor. Life and career Nelson was born in Long Island City, NY. ...

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Robert Russell Bennett (1894 - 1981)

Robert Russell Bennett (June 15, 1894 – August 18, 1981) was an American composer and arranger, best known for his orchestration of many well-known Broadway and Hollywood musicals by other com...

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Anne Bancroft (1931 - 2005)

Respected for her acting prowess and versatility, Anne Bancroft was one of a few entertainers to scoop the Triple Crown of acting: an Oscar, Emmy and Tony, after her acclaimed television special, Annie...

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Mel Brooks MP

Melvin Kaminsky, better known by his stage name Mel Brooks , is an American film director, screenwriter, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor, and producer. He is best known as a creator of broad film f...

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Dame Judith Anderson, AC, DBE (1897 - 1992)

Dame Judith Anderson, AC, DBE (10 February 1897 – 3 January 1992) was an Australian-born American-based actress of stage, film and television. She won two Emmy Awards and a Tony Award and was ...

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Jane Alexander MP

Jane Alexander (born October 28, 1939) is an American actress, author, and former director of the National Endowment for the Arts. Although perhaps best known for playing the female lead in The Great...

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Kim Stanley (1925 - 2001)

Kim Stanley (born Patricia Beth Reid) was an American actress, primarily in theatre but with occasional film performances. Stanley began her acting career in theatre, and subsequently attended the ...

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Burgess Meredith MP (1907 - 1997)

Originally a newspaper reporter, Burgess Meredith came to the screen in 1936, repeating his stage role in Winterset, a part written for him by Maxwell Anderson. He was best-known for portraying Rocky B...

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<private> Hearn

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Melvyn Douglas MP (1901 - 1981)

Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg (April 5, 1901 – August 4, 1981), better known as Melvyn Douglas, was an American actor. Coming to prominence in the 1930s as a suave leading man (perhaps best ...

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Whoopi Goldberg MP

Whoopi Goldberg (pron.: /ˈhwʊpi/, born Caryn Elaine Johnson; November 13, 1955) is an American comedian, actress, singer-songwriter, political activist, author and talk show host. G...

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Amanda Plummer MP

Amanda Michael Plummer (born March 23, 1957) is an actress best known for her work on stage and for her roles in films such as The Fisher King (1991) and Pulp Fiction (1994). Life and career ...

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Larry Simon Gelbart (1928 - 2009)

Larry Simon Gelbart (February 25, 1928 – September 11, 2009) was an American television writer, playwright, screenwriter and author. Early life Gelbart was born in Chicago to Jewish immigr...

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Sada Carolyn Thompson (1927 - 2011)

Sada Carolyn Thompson (September 27, 1927 – May 4, 2011) was an American stage, film, and television actress. Life and career Born in Des Moines, Iowa in 1927 to Hugh Woodruff Thompson...

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Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber MP

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948), properly styled and widely known as The Lord Lloyd-Webber, is a British composer and impresario of musical theatre. He is an English ...

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Christopher Plummer MP

Became the oldest winner of an Oscar at the age of 82 in 2012. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer, CC (born De...

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Alfred Davis Lunt (1892 - 1977)

Alfred Lunt (August 12, 1892 – August 3, 1977) was an American stage director and actor, often identified for a long-time professional partnership with his wife, actress Lynn Fontanne. Broadwa...

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Lynn Fontanne (1887 - 1983)

Lynn Fontanne (pronounced /fɒnˈtæn/; 6 December 1887 — 30 July 1983) was a British actress and major stage star in the United States for over 40 years. She teamed with her...

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Sela Ann Ward MP

Sela Ann Ward (born July 11, 1956) is an American movie and television actress, perhaps best known for her television roles as Teddy Reed on the American TV series Sisters (1991–96) and as Lil...

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John Arthur Lithgow MP

Los Angeles, CA, USA

John Arthur Lithgow, born October 19, 1945, is an American actor, musician, and author. Lithgow has been involved with a wide range of media projects, including stage, television, film, and radio. He a...

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Ted Danson MP

Edward Bridge "Ted" Danson III (born December 29, 1947) is an American actor, author and producer, well known for his role as lead character Sam Malone in the sitcom Cheers, and his role as Dr. John ...

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Kathy Bates MP (1948 - d.)

Kathleen Doyle "Kathy" Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and film director. After appearing in several minor roles in film and television during the 1970s and the 1980s, Bates rose to...

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Bob Fosse MP (1927 - 1987)

Robert Louis “Bob” Fosse (June 23, 1927 – September 23, 1987) was an American actor, dancer, musical theater choreographer, director, screenwriter, film editor and film director....

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Elmer Wilson Lower MP (1913 - 2011)

Find a Grave Birth: 1913 Kansas City Jackson County Missouri, USA Death: Jul. 26, 2011 Vero Beach Indian River County Florida, USA Elmer Wilson Lower , an Emmy Award-winning broadcaster who ser...

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Horton Foote MP (1916 - 2009)

Albert Horton Foote, Jr. (March 14, 1916 – March 4, 2009) was an American playwright and screenwriter, perhaps best known for his screenplays for the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird and the 19...

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Helen Hayes (1900 - 1993)

Helen Hayes Brown was an American actress whose career spanned almost 70 years. She eventually garnered the nickname "First Lady of the American Theatre" and was one of twelve people who have won an Em...

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Beverly Sills MP (1929 - 2007)

Beverly Sills - Una Voce Poco Fa!! (1976) , Beverly Sills - Dunque io son! - Il Barbiere Di Siviglia Beverly Sills (May 25, 1929 – July 2, 2007) was an American operatic soprano whose peak car...

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Maureen Stapleton (1925 - 2006)

Maureen Stapleton (June 21, 1925 – March 13, 2006) was an American actress in film, theater and television. Early life Stapleton was born Lois Maureen Stapleton in Troy, New York, the ...

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Agnes George de Mille MP (1905 - 1993)

Agnes George de Mille was born in New York City, September 18, 1905, daughter of film producer, William de Mille and Anna (George) de Mille, daughter of economist Henry George. When Agnes was nine year...

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Maria Shriver, First Lady of California MP

Maria Owings Shriver (pronounced /ˈʃraɪvər/; born November 6, 1955)[1] is an American award-winning journalist and author of six best-selling books. She has won a Peabody ...

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Harry Stephen Ackerman (1912 - 1991)

During his tenor as Vice President of Production at Screen Gems (1958-19740, American television producer Harry Ackerman delivered the classic sitcoms: Father Knows Best, Dennis the Menace, The Donna R...

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Sally Margaret Field MP

CA, USA

Sally Margaret Field (born November 6, 1946) is an American actress, singer, producer, director, and screenwriter. In each decade of her career, she has been known for major roles in American TV/film c...

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Roseanne Barr MP (1952 - d.)

Roseanne Cherrie Barr (born November 3, 1952) is an American actress, comedienne, writer, television producer, director and 2012 presidential nominee of the California-based Peace and Freedom Party. Ba...

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Tony Danza MP

Tony Danza (born Antonio Salvatore Iadanza ; April 21, 1951) is an American actor known for starring on the television series Taxi and Who's the Boss? , for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award and...

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Alan Alda MP

Alan Alda (born Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo ; January 28, 1936) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. A six-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner, he is best known for his rol...

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<private> Kennedy

Brooklyn, Kings, NY, USA

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Kathie Lee Gifford MP

Kathie Lee Gifford (born Kathryn Lee Epstein, August 16, 1953) is an American television host, singer, songwriter and actress, best known for her 15-year run (1985–2000) on the talk show Live ...

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Vivian Vance MP (1909 - 1979)

Vivian Roberta Vance (July 26, 1909 – August 17, 1979)[1] was an American award winning television and theater actress and singer. Often referred to as “TV’s most beloved second ba...

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Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings MP (1938 - 2005)

Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings, CM (July 29, 1938 – August 7, 2005) was a Canadian American journalist and news anchor. He was the sole anchor of ABC's World News Tonight from 1983 unt...

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Katie Couric MP

Katherine Anne "Katie" Couric (born January 7, 1957) is an American journalist and author. She serves as special correspondent for ABC News, contributing to ABC World News, Nightline, 20/20, Good Mor...

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Carol Creighton Burnett MP

Carol Creighton Burnett (born April 26, 1933) is an American actress, comedian, singer, dancer and writer. Burnett started her career in New York. After becoming a hit on Broadway, she made her telev...

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Alec Baldwin MP

Alec Baldwin's commanding onscreen presence, coupled with a riveting intensity and gravelly voice few actors possessed, won him big screen acclaim in "The Hunt for Red October" (1990), "Glengarry Glen ...

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William H. Macy MP

William Hall Macy, Jr. (born March 13, 1950) is an American actor and writer. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his role as Jerry Lundegaard in Fargo. He is also a teacher and director in the...

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Justin Randall Timberlake MP

Multi Grammy and Emmy winning American pop singer and aspiring actor Justin Timberlake came to fame as the frontman of pop boy band *NSYNC. In 2002, he released his debut solo album, Justified, which s...

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Chris Rock MP

Christopher Julius "Chris" Rock (born February 7, 1965) is an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, television producer, film producer and director. He was voted in the US as the 5th greatest stand-u...

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Roone Arledge (1931 - 2002)

Roone Pickney Arledge, Jr. (July 8, 1931 – December 5, 2002) was an American sports and news broadcasting pioneer who was president of ABC Sports from 1968 until 1986 and ABC News from 1977 un...

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James Spader MP

Actor James Spader was known for playing intriguing deviants in a number of acclaimed independent films in the 1980s and 1990s before his magic touch with morally ambiguous outsiders found its way to t...

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Tommy Lee Jones MP

Tommy Lee Jones (born September 15, 1946) is an American actor and film director. He has received three Academy Award nominations, winning one as Best Supporting Actor for his performance as U.S. Marsh...

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Hal Holbrook MP

Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. (born February 17, 1925) is an American actor. His television roles include Abraham Lincoln in the 1976 TV series Lincoln, Hays Stowe on The Bold Ones: The Senator and C...

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Stockard Channing MP

Stockard Channing (born Susan Antonia Williams Stockard; February 13, 1944) is a two-time Emmy and one-time Tony Award winning American stage, film and television actress. She is known for her po...

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