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Marcel Marceau

Marcel Mangel better known by his stage name Marcel Marceau, was a French mime. He was one of the most popular mimes in the world. He was said to be "single-handedly responsible for reviving the art of mime after World War II." Marceau created ma ...

                                               

Jose Mojica Marins

Jose Mojica Marins was a Brazilian filmmaker, actor, composer and media personality. He was born in São Paulo. He is known for creating and playing the character Coffin Joe in a series of horror movies. His movie credits include At Midnight Ill T ...

                                               

Elsa Martinelli

Elsa Martinelli was an Italian actress and fashion model. In 1956 she won the Silver Bear for Best Actress at the 6th Berlin International Film Festival for playing the title role in Mario Monicellis Donatella. Martinelli appeared in Four Girls i ...

                                               

James Mason

James Neville Mason was an English actor. He reached stardom in both British and American movies. He was born in Huddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire. He died in Lausanne, Switzerland from a heart attack at the age of 75. He played Humbert in L ...

                                               

Brian Matthew

Brian Matthew was an English broadcaster. He worked for the BBC from 1954 until his retirement 2017. He began presenting Sounds of the 60s in 1990, often employing the same vocabulary and the same measured delivery he had used in previous years. ...

                                               

Roddy Maude-Roxby

Roderick Anderson "Roddy" Maude-Roxby was an English actor and comedian. He has appeared in numerous many, such as Walt Disneys The Aristocats, where he appeared as Edgar Balthazar; Unconditional Love ; and Clint Eastwoods White Hunter Black Hear ...

                                               

Maurane

Maurane was a Belgian French language singer and actress. She was born in Ixelles, Belgium. In 2012, she became a member of the Jury in Nouvelle Star broadcast on television station D8. She was known for her 2002 single "Tu es mon autre". She als ...

                                               

Lois Maxwell

Lois Maxwell was a Canadian actress. She was best known for her role of Miss Moneypenny in the first 14 James Bond movies. She was the first actress to play the part.

                                               

Rik Mayall

Richard Michael Rik Mayall was a British comedian and actor and writer of comedy. He starred in many sitcoms, including Man Down, The Young Ones, Blackadder, Filthy Rich and Catflap, The New Statesman and Bottom. He also starred in the movies Dro ...

                                               

Marion McClinton

Marion McClinton was an American theatre director, playwright, and actor. He was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He was nominated for the Tony Award for King Hedley II. He won the 2000 Vivian Robinson Audelco Black Theatre Awards, Director/Dramati ...

                                               

John McEnery

John McEnery was an English actor and playwright. He was best known for his movie roles as Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, Russian politician Alexander Kerensky in Nicholas and Alexandra, Friedrich von Schoenvorts in The Land That Time Forgot and a ...

                                               

Geraldine McEwan

Geraldine McEwan was an English actress. McEwan was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play in 1998 for her performance in The Chairs. She also won a BAFTA Award for her performance in the television serial Oranges Are Not the Onl ...

                                               

Patricia Medina

Patricia Medina was an English actress. She began acting as a teen in the late 1930s. Medina later moved to Hollywood. She acted in period melodramas, such as The Black Knight. Her more memorable movies were Stranger at My Door and Mr. Arkadin. S ...

                                               

Melina Mercouri

Mercouri’s parents were Stamatis Mercouris and Irene Lappa. Her father was the governor of a section of Athens. She went to school at the Academy of the National Theatre, Athens from 1943 to 1946. In 1939, Mercouri married Panayiotis Harokopus. T ...

                                               

Edgardo Mesa

Edgardo Mesa was an Argentine actor, journalist and radio broadcaster. He was born in Pergamino, Argentina. Mesa worked for Radio Mitre, Radio El Mundo, Radio Rivadavia, Radio Continental, Concordia and Entre Rios. An actor, he was known for his ...

                                               

Jonathan Miller

Sir Jonathan Wolfe Miller CBE was a British theatre and opera director, actor, author, television presenter and medical doctor. He was born in St Johns Wood, London. He first became well-known in the early 1960s in the comedy revue Beyond the Fri ...

                                               

John Mills

Sir John Mills CBE was a British actor. He was born in North Elmham, Norfolk. His sister was entertainer Annette Mills 1894-1955. He was married to actress Aileen Raymond 1910-2005 from 1927 until they divorced in 1941. He was married to actress ...

                                               

Sal Mineo

Salvatore Sal Mineo, Jr., was an American movie and theatre actor. Mineo was born in the Bronx, New York City, into an Italian family. He is best known for his performance as John "Plato" Crawford opposite James Dean in the movie Rebel Without a ...

                                               

Yūko Mizutani

Yūko Mizutani was a Japanese actress, voice actress, narrator and singer from Ama District, Aichi. Throughout her life, she was attached to Production Baobab; she was attached to Aoni Production at the time of her death. Mizutani was best known f ...

                                               

Sara Montiel

Sara Montiel was a Spanish actress and singer. She played Juana Montes in Serenade. She also played in 2004s Bad Education. Montiel was a prominent Spanish singer, having many albums. Montiel was born Maria Antonia Abad in Campo de Criptana, La M ...

                                               

Monty Python

Monty Python, also known as The Pythons, is a group of British comic actors. They have acted in several comedy movies. They had a television show, Monty Pythons Flying Circus between 1969 and 1974, which is still well-known and watched around the ...

                                               

Ron Moody

Ron Moody was a British actor, composer, singer and writer. He was known for his roles in Murder Most Foul, Summer Holiday, Oliver!, and in The Twelve Chairs. He won a Golden Globe Award for his role in Oliver! in 1968.

                                               

Dudley Moore

Dudley Stuart John Moore CBE was a British actor, comedian and musician. Moore was born in Charing Cross Hospital, London and raised in Dagenham, Essex. He studied at Magdalen College, Oxford. Moore became a pianist and composer. He began a comed ...

                                               

Jeanne Moreau

Moreau was born in Paris, France, the daughter of an English mother, a dancer at the Folies Bergeres, and a French father, a restaurateur. She studied at the Conservatoire de Paris. She began her career as a stage actress and joined the celebrate ...

                                               

Michele Morgan

Michele Morgan was a French movie actress. Morgan was born Simone Renee Roussel in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, a wealthy western suburb of Paris. Morgan was known for her roles in Port of Shadows, Passage to Marseille alongside Humphrey Bo ...

                                               

David Morris

David Cedric Morris was an English painter and actor. He is best known for his role as Grandpa George in Tim Burtons Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. His career as a professional actor started at the age of 79. Morris was born in Folkestone, Ke ...

                                               

Meena Kumari

Mahjabeen Bano, better known as Meena Kumari, was an Indian actress, singer and poet. She starred in classic movies of Hindi Cinema. She is known as the Cinderella of Indian movies. She was active between 1939 and 1972. She was born in Bombay. Sh ...

                                               

Kira Muratova

Kira Heorhiyivna Muratova was a Ukrainian movie director, screenwriter and actress. She was known for her unusual directorial style. Her movies underwent a great deal of censorship in the Soviet Union. In 1994, she was awarded the Leopard of Hono ...

                                               

Gerard Murphy (Irish actor)

Gerard Murphy was an Irish movie, television and theatre actor. Due to his imposing stature, he often portrayed villains. Murphy was born on 14 October 1955 in Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland. Murphy died at the age of 57 on 26 August 2013 f ...

                                               

Barbara Murray

Barbara Ann Murray was an English actress. She was known in movies for appearing in Passport to Pimlico, Meet Mr. Lucifer and The Curse of King Tuts Tomb. On television, she was best known for her role as Lady Pamela Wilder in the 1960s drama ser ...

                                               

Stoyanka Mutafova

Stoyanka Mutafova was a famous Bulgarian actress. During her career, she starred in over 53 theatrical plays and 25 movies. Mutafova was nicknamed Ms. Natural Disaster for a play she performs in and The Queen of Bulgarian comedy, she was an offic ...

                                               

Haruo Nakajima

Haruo Nakajima was a Japanese actor. He was born in Yamagata. Nakajima was best known for portraying Godzilla from the 1950s through the early 1970s. Nakajima was Godzilla for 12 movies straight. He retired from acting in 1973. Nakajima died on A ...

                                               

Alan Napier

Alan William Napier-Clavering was an English-American actor. He is best known for his role as Alfred the butler in the 1960s live-action Batman television series. Napier was born on 7 January 1903 in Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England. His cou ...

                                               

Mya-Lecia Naylor

Mya-Lecia Naylor was an English actress, model and singer. She was known for her roles as Fran in CBBC sitcom Millie Inbetween and Mya in CBBC series Almost Never. She also had roles in Absolutely Fabulous, Tatis Hotel and Cloud Atlas. Naylor was ...

                                               

Loni Nest

She died at the age of 75 on October 2, 1990 in the French town Nice.

                                               

Sergiu Nicolaescu

Sergiu Florin Nicolaescu was an Romanian director, actor, and politician who was part of the Romanian Senate from 1992 throught 2011. He was known for his movies such as Mihai Viteazul, Dacii, and in Un comisar acuza. Nicolaescu was born on April ...

                                               

Anna Q. Nilsson

Anna Quirentia Nilsson was a Swedish and American actress. She first achieved success in silent movies. She moved to the United States around 1905. She began acting in silent movies, and then moved into ones with sound. From the 1930s to the 1950 ...

                                               

John Noakes

John Noakes was a British television presenter and personality. He was best known for co-presenting the BBC childrens magazine programme Blue Peter in the 1960s and 1970s. He remains the shows longest-serving presenter for a total of 12 years. No ...

                                               

Denis Norden

Denis Mostyn Norden, CBE was an English comedy writer and television presenter. He was known for presenting the radio programme My Word!. He also presented My Music, Looks Familiar and blooper shows Itll Be Alright on the Night and Laughter File. ...

                                               

Jerzy Nowak

Jerzy Nowak was a Polish actor and teacher. He was known for his roles as a Jewish investor in Schindlers List, as a "bumpkin farmer" in Three Colors: White, and as the great creative Zucker in The Promised Land. Nowak was born on June 20, 1923 i ...

                                               

Maureen OSullivan

Maureen Paula OSullivan was an Irish actress best known for playing Jane in the Tarzan series of films starring Johnny Weissmuller.

                                               

George Ogilvie

George Buchan Ogilvie was an Australian director and actor. He most notably directed the adventure action movie Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome with George Miller. He also directed movies such as The Place at the Coast and The Crossing. He served as a ...

                                               

Don Ohlmeyer

Donald Winfred Don Ohlmeyer Jr. was an American television producer and president of the NBC networks west coast division. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was a professor of television communications at Pepperdine University in Malibu, ...

                                               

Laurence Olivier

Sir Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, was an English actor. He was one of the most famous and revered actors of the 20th century. He was the youngest actor to be knighted and the first to be raised to the peerage. Olivier married English actr ...

                                               

Nicholas Parsons

Christopher Nicholas Parsons was an English radio and television presenter and actor. He was known for hosting Just a Minute and Sale of the Century. Parsons was Rector of the University of St Andrews from 1988 to 1991. In August 2019, Parsons ha ...

                                               

Asha Patil

Asha Patil was an Indian actress of Marathi movies, television and theatre. She was regarded as being one of the best stage and movie actresses of her time. Asha Patil was mostly known for portraying character roles of the Marathi Mother.

                                               

Muriel Pavlow

Pavlow began work as a child actress with John Gielgud and the Royal Shakespeare Company in the 1930s. Pavlows roles include the Maltese girl Maria in Malta Story 1953, where she played alongside Alec Guinness; Joy, the girlfriend of Simon Sparro ...

                                               

Cauby Peixoto

Cauby Peixoto was a Brazilian singer, and actor. His career lasted from the late 1940s until his death in 2016. He is known for his deep voice and hairstyles. His genres include jazz and soft rock. Peixoto was known for his album "Maxximum". He a ...

                                               

Abel Pêra

Abel Pêra was a Brazilian actor, brother of Manuel Pêra, and uncle of Marilia Pêra, a very famous Brazilian actress. Abel Pêra discovered the art of performing in the end of his adolescence. Among his works are A Pensão da Dona Estela and Feitiço ...

                                               

Marilia Pêra

Marilia Pêra was a Brazilian actress. She was called "one of the decades ten best actresses" by Pauline Kael. Pêra won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress in 1982 for her role in Hector Babencos famous movie Pixote. She re ...