Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Jamie Gillis


Known as: American pornographic actor and director; a.k.a. Al Cianelli, Derald Delancey, Peter Frederick, Jamie Grill, Jamie Gurman, Buster Hymen, James Kleeman, Ronny Morgan, Gil Muncy, Jeri Niles, Gary Paris, Dorian Patch, James Rugman and Jamie Smith

Known for:
- Prolific, award winning actor in both straight and gay porn movies; pioneer in the pornographic style known as "gonzo".

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

Monday, March 30, 2015

Clyde Tolson


Known as: American law enforcement official.

Known for:
- Associate Director of the FBI from 1930 until 1972; protégé and companion of FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Friday, March 27, 2015

Mark Caruso


Known as: American reality TV personality; a.k.a. "Papa Bear".

Known for:
- His appearance on the twenty-third season of Survivor, a.k.a. Survivor: South Pacific.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page for Survivor: South Pacific
- Internet Movie Database page

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Jack Smith


Known as: American director, actor, photographer and performance artist.

Known for:
- Pioneer of underground cinema (Flaming Creatures); generally acclaimed as a founding father of American performance art.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Mark Lamos


Known as: American director, producer and actor.

Known for:
- His performance in Longtime Companion; Tony Award nominated stage director and producer (Our Country's Good) and regional theater artistic director.

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

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Rick Crom


Known as: American comedian, actor, writer and songwriter.

Known for:
- His performances on Broadway in The Goodbye Girl, Footloose and Urinetown: The Musical; composer of the Off Broadway musicals NEWSical and Bonnie & Clyde: A Folktale and the movie The Big Gay Musical.

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

Monday, March 23, 2015

Marcel Schlutt


Known as: German actor, model, photographer and pornographic actor; a.k.a. Ben Rogers.

Known for:
- His performances in movies for various adult studios and websites and such mainstream films as Locked Up, Otto; or, Up with Dead People and Alex and Leo.

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

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Clyde Martin


Known as: American sexologist and writer.

Known for:
- Assistant to Dr. Alfred Kinsey and a co-author of Sexual Behavior in the Human Male.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Friday, March 20, 2015

Laurence Harvey


Known as: English actor.

Known for:
- His performances in such classic films as I Am a Camera, Room at the Top (Oscar nomination), The Alamo, Butterfield 8 and The Manchurian Candidate.

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

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Alfred Kinsey


Known as: American biologist, sexologist, educator and writer.

Known for:
- His ground-breaking, controversial research into human sexuality; author of the "Kinsey Reports" (Sexual Behavior in the Human Male and Sexual Behavior in the Human Female); creator of the "Kinsey Scale".

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Matthew Rettenmund


Known as: American writer.

Known for:
- Author of the novels Boy Culture and Blind Items: A (Love) Story and the non-fiction books Encyclopedia Madonnica and Totally Awesome '80s; founding editor of Popstar! Magazine.

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

Monday, March 16, 2015

Bob Mizer


Known as: American photographer, filmmaker and publisher.

Known for:
- Physique photographer and founder of the Athletic Model Guild, publisher of the iconic male erotica magazine Physique Pictorial.

Know more:
- Official site for the Bob Mizer Foundation
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Scott Coffey


Known as: American actor, director, writer and producer; a.k.a. T. Scott Coffey.

Known for:
- Film roles in Shag, Some Kind of Wonderful, Dream Lover and Mulholland Drive; director of Ellie Parker and Adult World.

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

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Roddy Bottum


Known as: American singer, musician and composer.

Known for:
- Keyboardist for the rock band Faith No More; guitarist and singer for the indie pop band Imperial Teen; scored the music for such films as Adam & Steve and Hit So Hard.

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

Friday, March 13, 2015

John Fraser


Known as: Scottish actor and writer.

Known for:
- His performances on stage and screen, including The Trials of Oscar Wilde, El Cid and Repulsion; his autobiography Close Up: An Actor Telling Tales.

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

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Jeffrey Schwarz


Known as: American director, writer and producer.

Known for:
- His award winning show biz documentaries Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story, Wrangler: Anatomy of an Icon, Vito, I Am Divine and Tab Hunter Confidential.

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

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Georgina Spelvin


Known as: American actress, dancer and pornographic actress; née Michelle Graham; a.k.a. Roberta Robbins, Cherry Grame, Ruth Raymond, Ona Tural, Claudia Clitoris and Shelley Abels.

Known for:
- Her performance in the classic porn film The Devil in Miss Jones.

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

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Agnes Moorehead


Known as: American actress.

Known for:
- Her Oscar nominated performances in The Magnificent Ambersons, Mrs. Parkington, Johnny Belinda and Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte; her Emmy nominated role as Endora on Bewitched.

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

Monday, March 9, 2015

Kate Schellenbach


Known as: American musician, singer and producer.

Known for:
- Drummer for the alternative rock group Luscious Jackson; TV producer for such talk shows as The Ellen DeGeneres Show and Chelsea Lately.

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

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Tobias Schneebaum


Known as: American artist, anthropologist and activist.

Known for:
- His experiences living among the Harakmbut people of Peru, as recounted in the documentary Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Ron Woodroof


Known as: American AIDS patient and drug smuggler.

Known for:
- As seen in the film of the same name, created the Dallas Buyers Club to smuggle non-FDA approved HIV drugs into the US and distribute them to fellow AIDS patients.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Friday, March 6, 2015

John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester


Known as: English writer.

Known for:
- His satirical poetry and rakish lifestyle; courtier of King Charles II's Restoration court.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Thursday, March 5, 2015

David Secter


Known as: Canadian director, writer and producer.

Known for:
- His landmark debut film Winter Kept Us Warm, the first English Canadian film screened at the Cannes Film Festival.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Fred Halsted


Known as: American pornographic actor, director, publisher and nightclub owner.

Known for:
- His performances in such early gay porn classics as El Paso Wrecking Corp. and his own films L.A. Plays Itself and Sex Tool; owner of the infamous Los Angeles sex club Halsted's.

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

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Kevin Cahoon


Known as: American actor, director, singer and songwriter.

Known for:
- His stage performances in such musical productions as The Lion King, The Rocky Horror Show, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Wedding Singer and Hedwig and The Angry Inch.

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

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