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Dirk Benedict

Actor, had two stand-out successes in his career: Battlestar Galactica and then A-Team....Read More

Billie Hayes

This spry, plucky, multi-talented actress gained attention in the 1950s with her portrayal of Mammy Yokum in the Broadway and film versions of Lil Abner. However, Billie is probably best remembered for her saturday morning TV role...Read More

Billy Redden

This 16-year-old boy from Rabun County, Georgia was the only “authentic” local to play the role of The Banjo Boy in John Boorman’s disturbing hit movie of 1972 Deliverance. Billy was hand-picked from his local el...Read More

Jack Wild

As with many other boy-actors in the London area, he was cast in the stage production of Oliver! and joined with hundreds of other castmates at the audition for the film. Jack won the plum role The Artful Dodger, and was nominated...Read More

Maila Nurmi

Vampira rose to fame in the 1950s as the sexy horror-movie hostess on late-night TV. Pre-dating Elvira by 30 years. Vampira was later blacklisted and reduced to appearing in “independent” productions. Her most famous b...Read More

Donna Douglas

A real-life “country-girl” from Lousiana with a genuine love of animals rose to fame with her sincere portrayal of the animal-loving, hillbilly girl Elly Mae on the long running TV series the Beverly Hillbillies....Read More

Carroll Baker

In 1956 Carroll Baker became an overnight sex symbol following her portrayal of the dimwitted, naive,perverted teen-aged bride in the surprise hit Baby Doll. However, her next series of forgettable films did little to advance her ...Read More

Roscoe Conkling Arbuckle

Film star of yesteryear, starred in the original Brewster’s Millions as well as Butcher Boy, working for Buster Keatonas well as writing some of his own scripts and later directed. Most notorious for “the incident̶...Read More

Zsa Zsa Gabor

The beautiful, extravagant, 9-times married Hungarian actress has made her mark as a movie star, model, icon, subject of glamour and controversy as well as her most recent marriage (since 1986-her longest!-to a foreign Prince)whic...Read More

Christina Crawford

The adopted daughter of legendary screen queen Joan Crawford DID become a succesful actress in the 60s & 70s. But she is far-best remembered as the author of the searing, exploitive biography of her alcoholic, abusive mother ...Read More