RIP to our world's greatest achievers, those who changed the way we live and the ways we thought. This list of people we wish were still alive includes some of the greatest humanitarians, artists, politicians, and celebrities we wished could have stayed with us longer. These notable dead people often died ahead of their time, while others passed from natural...
The 1950s featured the rise of blonde bombshells, their beautiful brunette counterparts, method actors, and zany comedians. Musicals and romantic comedies were still wildly popular throughout the decade, but suspense thrillers and dark dramas were also bringing in money at the box office.Who is the most popular movie star from the 1950s? James Stewart tops o...
Learning to play the piano can definitely be a challenge, but these celebrities have mastered the art. Celebrities play the piano for different reasons, whether they played as a child, or just do it for fun. Some of these celebrities studied to become classical pianists, while others learned to play piano for film roles. A famous children's TV host is even a...
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences issues the be-all and end-all of acting awards in the United States: the coveted Oscar. Only one man and one woman get to win the Academy Awards for leading roles every year, but which of the performances turned in by the talented and highly-praised actors below are truly the best of the best? This list ranks t...
The best actors ever are ranked here in this list of the best actors in film history. These are the greatest actors ever to appear on the silver screen - male only (to vote on both genders, check out this list of the greatest film actors and actresses). These gentlemen were part of some of the greatest movies of all time (or were perhaps the reason they were...
American national treasures work in different fields, are of different generations, and all have different stories to tell. But all of their stories are that of America itself. Some are media moguls, others are entertainers that nobody can bring themselves to hate. A few are politicians that have enormous influence and cultural cachet, even if you completely...
List of famous people who went to boarding school ranked by fame and popularity. A boarding school is a place where students both learn and live. Boarding schools usually except students who are in junior high or high school. There are several military schools that are also boarding schools. Several prominent families tend to send their children to boarding ...
Every year the Academy evaluates a year's worth of brilliant performances and picks what they believe to be the best of the best, nominating these for the most prestigious acting awards in cinema: the Oscars. This in itself is an honor - just to be nominated for an Academy Award. But only one person can win each year, and the men listed here have all taken h...
The Golden Apple Award for Most Cooperative Actor was awarded to those entertainers known for positive, helpful behavior on set. Presented by the Hollywood Women's Press Club from 1941-1966, this award was later renamed "Golden Apple Male Star of the Year" and presented in Hollywood until 2001. Some multiple-time recipients of the Most Cooperative ...
We asked, you answered. Fans of the Ranker Facebook page chose which dead actors they’d like to bring back to life for just one more movie. Do you agree with their choices? From old Hollywood stars like Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe to more recent actors who died young, we’d welcome back any of these great talents with open arms. We started with a few...
Who are the best Oscar hosts of alltime? This is a list of Academy Awards emcees, with photos, voted on by Oscar fans worldwide. Some are hard to argue - Bob Hope, who hosted (or co-hosted) the Academy Awards a whopping 18 times, was a phenomenal master of ceremonies. Billy Crystal is another amazing host (not surprisingly, he's hosted 8 times). Among the mo...
List of famous people who went to boarding school, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. For hundreds of years, rich and powerful families have maintained a tradition of sending their sons and daughters to expensive boarding schools around the world. For the rest of the world, the idea of a boarding school include vague images of dorms, gold-buttoned navy b...
Sometimes, the Academy sets out to right an Oscar mistake, finally giving top awards to the most deserving of actors and directors... but not for their best work. Which stars have won Academy Awards, but a few years too late? For actors and directors who've made it big in Hollywood, there's no award like an Academy Award. No accolade is more prestigious than...
- Famous People Buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery
- Famous People Who Died of Colorectal Cancer
- Notable People Who Died in California
- Kennedy Center Honor Winners List
- Notable People Who Died in Los Angeles
- Famous Harvard University Alumni
- Academy Award for Best Actor Nominees
- Famous People From Massachusetts
- Famous Phillips Academy Alumni
- Full Cast of The Legend Of Bagger Vance Actors/Actresses
- Famous People Who Died of Bladder Cancer
- Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award Winners List
- AFI Life Achievement Award Winners List
- Full Cast of Some Like It Hot Actors/Actresses
- All Academy Award for Best Actor Winners
- Full Cast of Grumpy Old Men Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of JFK Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Grumpier Old Men Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Fire Down Below Actors/Actresses
- Famous People Buried in California
- The Great Race Cast List
- Full Cast of Missing Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of 12 Angry Men Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Hamlet Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Good Neighbor Sam Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Irma La Douce Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of The Long Way Home Actors/Actresses
- How To Murder Your Wife Cast List
- Full Cast of The Concorde...Airport '79 Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Mister Roberts Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Inherit The Wind Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of The China Syndrome Actors/Actresses
- Full Cast of Cowboy Actors/Actresses
- 1962 Academy Award for Best Actor Nominees
- All Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Winners
- Full Cast of Short Cuts Actors/Actresses
- 1955 Academy Award for Best Actor Nominees
- Full Cast of Tuesdays With Morrie Actors/Actresses