Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Stephany Lee


Known as: American wrestler.

Known for:
- Won the 2012 US Olympic Trials at 72 kg women's freestyle class; a positive drug test resulted in her disqualification from the 2012 Olympics team.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Monday, October 29, 2012

Charles Manson


Known as: American cult leader and criminal.

Known for:
- Leader of the quasi-commune known as the Manson Family; convicted of conspiracy to commit murder for the infamous Tate/LaBianca murders of 1969.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Chad Michaels


Known as: American drag performer and reality TV personality.

Known for:
- First runner-up in the fourth season of RuPaul's Drag Race; professional Cher impersonator.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page for RuPaul's Drag Race
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page
- Official YouTube channel

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Cameron Mackintosh


Known as: English producer.

Known for:
- His multi-award winning, long-running stage productions, including Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Miss Saigon and Mary Poppins.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Friday, October 26, 2012

Craig Russell


Known as: Canadian actor and drag performer.

Known for:
- One of the major female impersonators of the 1970s and 1980s; his award winning performance in the film Outrageous! and its sequel Too Outrageous!

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Bruno Knight


Known as: English pornographic actor.

Known for:
- His performances in movies for various adult studios and websites.

Know more:
- Official site
- Official blog
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Kyrsten Sinema


Known as: American politician.

Known for:
- Former member of both chambers of the Arizona legislature; the US's first openly bisexual congresswoman, representing Arizona's 9th congressional district.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Chelsea Manning


Known as: American soldier; née Bradley Edward Manning.

Known for:
- Arrested in May 2010 in Iraq on suspicion of having passed classified material to the whistleblower website WikiLeaks.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Monday, October 22, 2012

George Maharis


Known as: American actor and singer.

Known for:
- Portrayed Buz Murdock in the first three seasons of the TV series Route 66.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Brad Oscar


Known as: American actor.

Known for:
- His performances in the Broadway musicals Jekyll and Hyde, The Producers (Tony Award nomination) and The Addams Family.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Arthur C. Clarke


Known as: English writer and inventor.

Known for:
- Author of such science fiction classics as Childhood's End, 2001: A Space Odyssey and its sequels.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Angela Bowie


Known as: American model, actress, singer and journalist.

Known for:
- Ex-wife of singer David Bowie and mother of filmmaker Duncan Jones; staff reporter for the transgender lifestyle bi-monthly Frock Magazine.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Twitter page

Andrew Haigh


Known as: American director, writer and producer.

Known for:
- His award winning films Greek Pete and Weekend; the HBO series Looking.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Twitter page
- Movie Dearest interviews: first / second

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

André DeShields


Known as: American actor, director, writer and choreographer.

Known for:
- His award winning performance on stage and TV in Ain't Misbehavin'; other Broadway credits include The Wiz and The Full Monty.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Monday, October 15, 2012

Alisa Summers


Known as: American drag performer and reality TV personality; née Alex Hernandez.

Known for:
- His appearances on the fourth season of RuPaul's Drag Race.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page for RuPaul's Drag Race
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Spring Byington


Known as: American actress.

Known for:
- Her performances on film (Little Women, Oscar nominee for You Can't Take It With You), stage, television and radio (December Bride).

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Tom Wolfe


Known as: American pornographic actor; a.k.a. Tom Wolf.

Known for:
- His performances in movies for various adult studios.

Know more:
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)
- Official Twitter page

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Althea Flynt


Known as: American magazine publisher.

Known for:
- Fourth wife of Larry Flynt and the co-publisher of Hustler, Flynt's adult pornography magazine.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Judy Carne


Known as: English actress.

Known for:
- The "Sock it to me!" girl on Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Kermit Love


Known as: American puppeteer, costume designer and actor.

Known for:
- Creator of several full-body puppets for Jim Henson's Muppets, most notably Big Bird and Snuffy for Sesame Street.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Alejandro Rey


Known as: Argentine actor.

Known for:
- His performances as Carlos Ramirez in The Flying Nun and Karl Duval on Days of Our Lives.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sharon Needles


Known as: American drag performer and reality TV personality; née Aaron Coady.

Known for:
- Winner of the fourth season of RuPaul's Drag Race.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Friday, October 5, 2012

Gertrude Lawrence


Known as: English actress and singer.

Known for:
- Her many stage performances, including her Tony Award winning role as Anna Leonowens in The King and I.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

4 Poofs and a Piano


Known as: English music group; members: Stephen de Martin, Ian Parkin, David Roper and Dave Wickenden.

Known for:
- The house band on the BBC One chat show Friday Night with Jonathan Ross.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database pages: de Martin, Parkin, Roper and Wickenden
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Geri Jewell


Known as: American actress and comedian.

Known for:
- The first actress with cerebral palsy with a recurring role on a TV series, as Cousin Geri on The Facts of Life.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Twitter page

Marc Dylan


Known as: American pornographic actor; a.k.a. Chris Gabriel.

Known for:
- His award winning performances in movies for various adult studios.

Know more:
- Official site
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page
- Official YouTube channel

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Pete Burns


Known as: English singer and songwriter.

Known for:
- Founder and lead singer of the British New Wave band Dead or Alive ("You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)", "Brand New Lover").

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Twitter page

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