The 100 Most Influential Entertainers of All Time, 1st Edition

  • Virginia Forte
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  • ISBN-10: 1508100438
  • ISBN-13: 9781508100430
  • DDC: 791.0922
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This collection of biographies details one hundred of the most influential entertainers of all time. It includes the best-known actors, comedians, directors, and musicians who have kept audiences tuned in and have constantly pushed the limits of entertainment. Its blend of iconic figures and the most popular entertainers of today gives it instant appeal with young adults.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Lillie Langtry.
2: Albert Chevalier.
3: Cecil B. Demille.
4: Sophie Tucker.
5: Charlie Chaplin.
6: Fritz Lang.
7: Mary Pickford.
8: Harold Lloyd.
9: Rudolph Valentino.
10: The Gershwins.
11: Fred Astaire.
12: Sir Alfred Hitchcock.
13: Humphrey Bogart.
14: Clark Gable.
15: Bing Crosby.
16: Cary Grant.
17: Katharine Hepburn.
18: John Wayne.
19: Kurosawa Akira.
20: Lucille Ball.
21: Gene Kelly.
22: Orson Welles.
23: Ingrid Bergman.
24: Ingmar Bergman.
25: Federico Fellini.
26: Satyajit Ray.
27: Judy Garland.
28: Marlon Brando.
29: Paul Newman.
30: Johnny Carson.
31: Sammy Davis, Jr..
32: Marilyn Monroe.
33: Mel Brooks.
34: Sidney Poitier.
35: Stanley Kubrick.
36: Alejandro Jodorowsky.
37: Audrey Hepburn.
38: John Cassavetes.
39: Clint Eastwood.
40: Sir Sean Connery.
41: Jean-Luc Godard.
42: James Dean.
43: Dame Elizabeth Taylor.
44: Carol Burnett.
45: Joan Rivers.
46: Jack Nicholson.
47: George Carlin.
48: Morgan Freeman.
49: Dustin Hoffman.
50: Sir Anthony Hopkins.
51: Francis Ford Coppola.
52: Al Pacino.
53: Bruce Lee.
54: Richard Pryor.
55: Nora Ephron.
56: Barbra Streisand.
57: Martin Scorsese.
58: Robert De Niro.
59: George Lucas.
60: Steve Martin.
61: David Lynch.
62: Steven Spielberg.
63: David Letterman.
64: Larry David.
65: Andrew Lloyd Webber.
66: Meryl Streep.
67: Pedro Almodóvar.
68: Bill Murray.
69: Robin Williams.
70: Kathryn Bigelow.
71: Roseanne Barr.
72: Jerry Seinfeld.
73: James Cameron.
74: Denzel Washington.
75: Nathan Lane.
76: Tom Hanks.
77: Spike Lee.
78: Daniel Day-Lewis.
79: Ellen Degeneres.
80: Madonna.
81: Tim Burton.
82: Michael Jackson.
83: Eddie Murphy.
84: George Clooney.
85: Jim Carrey.
86: Jon Stewart.
87: Quentin Tarantino.
88: Brad Pitt.
89: Stephen Colbert.
90: Chris Rock.
91: Will Ferrell.
92: Louis C.K..
93: Tina Fey.
94: Christopher Nolan.
95: Dave Chappelle.
96: Jimmy Fallon.
97: Angelina Jolie.
98: Justin Timberlake.
99: Beyoncé.
100: Lena Dunham.
Glossary.
For Further Reading.
Index.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Lillie Langtry.
2: Albert Chevalier.
3: Cecil B. Demille.
4: Sophie Tucker.
5: Charlie Chaplin.
6: Fritz Lang.
7: Mary Pickford.
8: Harold Lloyd.
9: Rudolph Valentino.
10: The Gershwins.
11: Fred Astaire.
12: Sir Alfred Hitchcock.
13: Humphrey Bogart.
14: Clark Gable.
15: Bing Crosby.
16: Cary Grant.
17: Katharine Hepburn.
18: John Wayne.
19: Kurosawa Akira.
20: Lucille Ball.
21: Gene Kelly.
22: Orson Welles.
23: Ingrid Bergman.
24: Ingmar Bergman.
25: Federico Fellini.
26: Satyajit Ray.
27: Judy Garland.
28: Marlon Brando.
29: Paul Newman.
30: Johnny Carson.
31: Sammy Davis, Jr..
32: Marilyn Monroe.
33: Mel Brooks.
34: Sidney Poitier.
35: Stanley Kubrick.
36: Alejandro Jodorowsky.
37: Audrey Hepburn.
38: John Cassavetes.
39: Clint Eastwood.
40: Sir Sean Connery.
41: Jean-Luc Godard.
42: James Dean.
43: Dame Elizabeth Taylor.
44: Carol Burnett.
45: Joan Rivers.
46: Jack Nicholson.
47: George Carlin.
48: Morgan Freeman.
49: Dustin Hoffman.
50: Sir Anthony Hopkins.
51: Francis Ford Coppola.
52: Al Pacino.
53: Bruce Lee.
54: Richard Pryor.
55: Nora Ephron.
56: Barbra Streisand.
57: Martin Scorsese.
58: Robert De Niro.
59: George Lucas.
60: Steve Martin.
61: David Lynch.
62: Steven Spielberg.
63: David Letterman.
64: Larry David.
65: Andrew Lloyd Webber.
66: Meryl Streep.
67: Pedro Almodóvar.
68: Bill Murray.
69: Robin Williams.
70: Kathryn Bigelow.
71: Roseanne Barr.
72: Jerry Seinfeld.
73: James Cameron.
74: Denzel Washington.
75: Nathan Lane.
76: Tom Hanks.
77: Spike Lee.
78: Daniel Day-Lewis.
79: Ellen Degeneres.
80: Madonna.
81: Tim Burton.
82: Michael Jackson.
83: Eddie Murphy.
84: George Clooney.
85: Jim Carrey.
86: Jon Stewart.
87: Quentin Tarantino.
88: Brad Pitt.
89: Stephen Colbert.
90: Chris Rock.
91: Will Ferrell.
92: Louis C.K..
93: Tina Fey.
94: Christopher Nolan.
95: Dave Chappelle.
96: Jimmy Fallon.
97: Angelina Jolie.
98: Justin Timberlake.
99: Beyoncé.
100: Lena Dunham.
Glossary.
For Further Reading.
Index.