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1. Cassandra Peterson Cassandra Peterson Actress, Elvira: Mistress of the Dark Cassandra Peterson was born in Manhattan, Kansas, and grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She began her career at age 17 as the youngest showgirl in Las Vegas history in the show "Vive Les Girls" at the Dunes Hotel. After receiving advice from "The King" himself, Elvis Presley, she traveled to Europe where she pursued a career as a singer and actor...
2. Bridget Everett Bridget Everett Actress, Trainwreck
3. Del Close Del Close Actor, Ferris Bueller's Day Off Del Close played "Polonious" once in "Hamlet", and won a Joseph Jefferson Award for it. But the role he really wanted to play was "Yorick". He had to die to do it, but now he may get his wish. Under the terms of his will, Close, who died March 4, 1999, has left his skull to the Goodman Theatre. Del Close was born and raised in Manhattan...
4. Steve Balderson Steve Balderson Director, Short Straw
5. Damon Runyon Damon Runyon Writer, Guys and Dolls Born out of wedlock in Manhattan, Kansas, but grew up in Denver. A close friend of fellow New York sportswriter--and former western gunfighter--William Barclay 'Bat' Masterson, who knew the Runyan family in Denver. In the late teens and early 1920s both Ed Sullivan and Walter Winchell worked as Runyon's leg men. Buried in New York's Woodlawn Cemetery.
6. Cassie Ramoska Cassie Ramoska Actress, June, Adrift Cassie was born in Manhattan, Kansas, where she lived until she was 8 years old. Her family then relocated to the town of Claremore, Oklahoma. After graduating from Claremore High School, she went on to attend Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Cassie graduated OSU in 2004 with a degree in Business Pre-Law. It was at this time she and her younger sister moved to Los Angeles.
7. Drey Jordan Singer Drey Jordan Singer Camera and Electrical Department, The Hateful Eight
8. Marjorie Lane Marjorie Lane Music Department, Born to Dance Petite, auburn-haired, Kansas-born beauty Marjorie Lane (her real name) is best remembered as the singing voice of dancing icon Eleanor Powell in late 1930s Hollywood, but she actually garnered more personal attention at the time as a popular singing attraction in Los Angeles niteries. While she eventually gave up her modest career to become Mrs...
9. Kelly Nelson Kelly Nelson Actor, Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest Kelly started working with Mr. Sanford Meisner in spring, 1992. He was subsequently invited to be a Founding Member of the Sanford Meisner Center for the Arts theater company in the winter of 1995. He won starring roles in several dozen plays and wrote/directed several plays at the SMC as well. Kelly...
10. Will Tiao Will Tiao Actor, Formosa Betrayed Best known for his work as the writer, producer, and star of the award-winning political thriller Formosa Betrayed, Will Tiao worked in international politics for a decade before entering the entertainment industry. He is the founder and president of Formosa Films LLC, the film development and production company that produced Formosa Betrayed...
11. Hal Dace Hal Dace Editor, No Exit
12. Pratima Anaé Pratima Anaé Actress, Outsourced Actress, Host, Model and Beauty Queen, Pratima Anae grew up in a small Amish town in the heart of the Midwest. In this unlikely setting, her parents, Indian immigrants, began their families' quest for the American dream. Pratima, the middle of three children, rose above convention and expectation when she was crowned Miss Indiana USA...
13. Joshua Tripp Joshua Tripp Makeup Department, WWE NXT Born and Raised in the state of Kansas, Joshua grew up in the theater preforming character as well as learning the basic's of makeup which sparked his passion of being able to take someone and transform them into a character or monster.. Depending on what was needed. When he graduated high school there...
14. Harrison Ray Harrison Ray Actor, Dinosaur Valley Girls
15. Bobby Douglass Bobby Douglass Self, The NFL on NBC
16. Earl Woods Earl Woods Self, Tiger: The Authorised DVD Collection
17. Brian Rader Brian Rader Sound Department, Ocha Cups for Christmas
18. Heather Christiansen Heather Christiansen Production Manager, Shooting for Something Else
19. Earle S. Dewey Earle S. Dewey Actor, This Gun for Hire
20. Brooke Balderson Brooke Balderson Actress, Pep Squad
21. Brandon Bellinger Brandon Bellinger Self, Survivor
22. Louis Chaudet Louis Chaudet Director, KingFisher's Roost Born in Manhattan, KS, Louis Chaudet was a photographer and vaudeville comic before getting into the motion picture business as a director. He wrote and directed quite a few two-reelers for the Nestor Film Company, the first film company in Hollywood. He retired with the advent of sound, making his last film in 1929. He died in Burbank, CA, in 1965.
22 names.