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A partial list of those in the entertainment industry with Pittsburgh connections:

F. Murray Abraham Actor: Amadeus, Mighty Aphrodite
Peter Ackerman Screenwriter/Playwright: Ice Age, Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight, I'd Rather Eat Pants (NPR)
Deborah Acklin Producer: The War That Made America, Doo Wop at 50
Tunde Adebimpe Actor: Jump Tomorrow, Rachel Getting Married; Graduate: Shady Side Academy Class of 1990
Reed Agnew Writer: Wilfred, Crank Yankers
Christina Aguilera Musician/Actor: Burlesque, The Voice
Marty Allen Actor: Circus Of The Stars, Allen And Rossi Meet Dracula And Frankenstein
Phillip R. Allen Actor: The Bad News Bears, Star Trek III
Cy Anderson Faculty: The Art Institute of Pittsburgh (Digital Film Video Production)
Kurt Angle Performer/Actor: World Wrestling Entertainment, Warrior
Peter Argentine Producer/Director: Crossing Time: The Wheeling Suspension Bridge, Pittsburgh's Big Picture
Rob Ashford Choreographer: Thoroughly Modern Millie, Annie
William Atherton Actor: Die Hard, Ghostbusters, Sugarland Express, The Last Samurai
Tom Atkins Actor: Oz, Rockford Files, Lethal Weapon, The Chief, Halloween III
Rene Auberjonois Actor: Big River, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Benson, M*A*S*H, Boston Legal, The Little Mermaid

Michaline Babich Director: Kiss and Tell, Solace
Jon Beckerman Writer/Producer/Creator: Ed, Late Night with David Letterman, The Knights of Prosperity; Graduate: Shady Side
Academy Class of 1987
Donna Belajac Casting Director: Donna Belajac Casting; Casting: I Am Number 4, Super 8, Silence of the Lambs, Abduction, and
Flash Dance
Chris Bell Game Artists/Graphic Designer:Journey, Way; Named to Forbes Magazine’s 30 Under 30 List; Game Developer: That
Game Company
Don Bellisario Producer: JAG, Quantum Leap, Magnum P.I.
Scott Belmont Vice President: Universal Music Group
George Benson Musician: The Pursuit of Happyness
Julie Benz Actor: Angel, Jawbreaker, Dexter
Eric Bernt Writer: Highlander: End Game, Romeo Must Die, Virtuosity
Tom “Grover” Biery Former Executive Vice President: Warner Brothers/Reprise Music
Steve Bittle Communications Specialist: Pittsburgh Film Office
Mia Bocella Set Dresser: The Tao of Steve, Mad Love, The Dark Half
Steven Bochco Executive Producer: NYPD Blue, L.A. Law, Doogie Howser, Hill Street Blues, Over There
Matt Bomer Actor: Guiding Light, All My Children, White Collar, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: the Beginning
Christian Borle Actor (Broadway): Legally Blonde, Mary Poppins; Actor (TV): Smash, Law and Order; Graduate: Shady Side
Academy Class of 1991
Barbara Bosson Actor: NYPD Blue, The Last Starfighter, Hill Street Blues,
Jeremy Braverman Faculty: Point Park University (Department of Cinema & Digital Arts)
Norris Brock Cinematographer: Crossing Time: The Wheeling Suspension Bridge, Pirates Tales, Ballad of the Irish Horse
Albert Brooks Actor/Writer/Director: Lost In America, Drive, Finding Nemo, Taxi Driver
Tony Buba Director: No Pets, Voices from a Steeltown, Struggles in Steel
Pasquale Buba Editor: Bobby Jones, Heat, Looking for Richard

Michael Chabon Writer: Wonder Boy, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, Spider Man 2, John Carter
Gary Chang Composer: The Breakfast Club, Left Behind, Kingdom Hospital, Storm of the Centry; Gradute: Shady Side Academy
Class of 1971
Steven Chbosky Writer: Rent, Jericho, Perks of Being a Wallflower
Tom Cherones Director: Desperate Housewives, Seinfeld, Ellen
Casey Childs Director: All My Children
Nelson Chipman Chair: Point Park University (Department of Cinema & Digital Arts)
David Cohen Editor: NOVA’s Car of the Future
Fritz Coleman Comedian/Actor: It’s Fritz
Sean Collier Writer: Pittsburgh Magazine
Diane Collins Costume Designer: The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Warrior, Dogma, The Dark Knight Rises
John G. Conomikes Executive President & CEO of Hearst/Argyle Television
David Conrad Actor: Ghost Whisperer, Miss Match, Men Of Honor, Wedding Crashers
Dan Cortese Host: MTV Sports
Doug Crise Editor: Babel, Good Night and Good Luck, Ocean’s Eleven, Ocean’s Twelve
Mark Cuban Producer: Goodnight and Good Luck, Akeelah and The Bee
Steve Cuden Writer (Broadway): Jekyll & Hyde; Writer (TV): X-Men, Batman, The Pink Panther, Beetlejuice
Rusty Cundieff Writer/Actor/Director: Chappelle Show, The Wanda Sykes Show

David Dalessandro Writer: Snakes on a Plane
Susan Dansby Writer: As the World Turns, The Young and the Restless
Ted Danson Actor: Cheers, Becker, Three Men And A Baby, CSI
Iris Ranier Dart Writer: Beaches, When I Fall in Love
Laura Davis Producer: A New Year Heartbeat, The Making of Everest: Inside The Death Zone, The Shot Felt ‘Round the World,
HBO First Look: Public Enemies, Almost Famous, As Good As It Gets, Jerry Maguire, Memoirs of a Geisha
Andrea Davis Writer/Executive Producer/VP Production: Fair Dinkum Productions
John Dellaverson Executive VP: Lions Gate; Producer: Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Timber Falls
Evie DeSarno CXO/Senior Account Executive: Production Masters, Inc.; Visual Effects: Wonder Boys
Micelle DiBucci Composer: Portrait of Faust as a Young Man, Twins, Creepshow
Andy Dick Actor/Comedian: Newsradio, The Ben Stiller Show, The Andy Dick Show
Faith Dickson Founder: Women in Film & Media Pittsburgh
Annie Dillard Author: Pilgrim At Tinker Creek, American Childhood
Sharon Dilwort Faculty: Carnegie Mellon University (Department of English)
Jim Dispirito Musician/Composer: My Tale of Two Cities, My Bread, My Sweet, Ice Age
Dagmara Dominczyk Actress/Writer: The Count of Monte Cristo, Kinsey, Phantoms
Linda Gabler Doucett Actor: Larry Sanders Show
Ed Driscoll Writer/Comedian: Dennis Miller Live, Drew Carey Show, Scooby-Doo, Academy Awards
Diane Driscoll Writer: Kissing Jake, My So-Called Life
Steve Dudas Guitarist: Ozzy Ozbourne, Ringo Starr
Graeme Dunlap Production Assistant: Wonder Boys, Borat
Colleen Dunn Actor: The Stepford Wives, Sunset Blvd.
George Dvorsky Actor/Voice: The Scarlet Pimpernel, Beauty and the Beast, Mulan, Pocahontas

Todd Eckhart Producer: Control
Scott Elias Associate Producer: Two Weeks Notice, Miss Congeniality 2
Lauren Elmer Post Production Supervisor for Sony Classics Acquisitions: Sherry Baby, Smile
Carol Lee Espy Musician/Composer: My Tale of Two Cities
Charles Esten Actor: Thirteen Days, The Drew Carey Show, Big Love

Megan Fales Producer: Crank Yankers
Gordon Fales Animator: Crank Yankers, Sky Captain: World of Tomorrow
Dan Fawcett General Counsel: Fox Television
Barbara Feldon Actress: Get Smart, A Vacation In Hell, Dinosaurs
Scott Ferguson Producer: I Don’t Know How She Does It, Brokeback Mountain, Adventureland, Temple Grandin
Bob Finkel Director: The Bob Newhart Show, Barney Miller
Imero Fiorentino Lighting Designer: Kate & Allie, The Cosby Show, Miss Universe Pageants
Lucy Fisher Faculty: Point Park University (Director of Film Studies)
Bart Flaherty Key Grip: One Shot, Super 8, She’s Out of My League, Love and Other Drugs
Stephen Flaherty Composer: Ragtime, Anastasia
Joe Flaherty Writer/Director: SCTV, Freaks And Geeks, Happy Gilmore, Back to the Future II
Paul Flaherty Writer/Director: The Larry Sanders Show, Primetime Glick, SCTV
Dan Formento Executive Vice President/Creative Director: ABC Radio Network
Sutton Foster Actor: Thoroughly Modern Millie
Jonathan Frakes Actor: Star Trek: The Next Generation, First Contact, Insurrection
Barry Frank Sports Agent: Muhammad Ali, John Madden, Bob Costas
Allan Dodds Frank Reporter: CNN
Chris Franz Musician(Drummer): Talking Heads
Adam Friedman Producer/Director: A&E Biographies of John Travolta, Kevin Costner, When Good Pets Go Bad
Peter Frisch Producer: The Young And The Restless
Antoine Fuqua Director: Tears Of The Sun, Training Day, Brooklyn's Finest, Shooter

Holly Gaines Actor: E.R, Joey and the Valentine’s Date, Aftershocks
David M. Garber Visual Effects: Serena, Wonderland; Author: Screenplay Story Analysis: The Art and Business
Billy Gardell Actor: Mike & Molly, Bad Santa, You, Me & Dupree
Asher Garfinkel President: Readers Unlimited
Deborah Geffner Actor: All That Jazz, Living Out Loud
Vic Gialanella Writer: Days of Our Lives, Guiding Light
Mark Gibson Writer: Snow Dogs, Lush
Gregg Gillis Musician: Girl Talk
Scott Glenn Actor: Silence of the Lambs, Urban Cowboy, The Right Stuff, Virgin Suicides, The Bourne Ultimatum
Eric Gold Manager/Producer: Jim Carrey, Vince Vaughn, Ellen DeGeneres, Scary Movie, PBS American Family, In Living Color
Marshall Goldberg Writer/Producer: Joseph: King Of Dreams, L.A. Law
Jeff Goldblum Actor: The Big Chill, The Fly, Jurassic Park, Igby Goes Down, Law and Order Criminal Intent, Tim and Eric's Billion
Dollar Movie
Bernie Goldmann Producer: 300, Taking Lives, Soul Man, Mirror, Mirror; Executive: Village Roadshow
Matt Kennedy Gould Reality Contestant: Joe Schmo
Jonathan Green Writer: Class, Late Night With David Letterman, The Cleveland Show
Charles Grodin Actor: Heartbreak Kid, Midnight Run, Beethoven

Charles Haid Director: Iron Will, Hill Street Blues, ER, Criminal Minds
David Hanson Actor: Slap Shot
Brenda Harger Faculty: Carnegie Mellon University (Entertainment Technology Center)
John Harrison Writer/Director: Tales From The Crypt, Dune (Mini-Series); Graduate: Shady Side Academy Class of 1966
Brian Hartman Producer: Chasing Ghosts, Window Theory, Deep Rescue
Charlie Hauck Writer/Producer: Frasier, Home Improvement
Rowdy Herrington Director: Bobby Jones, Road House, Striking Distance
Megan Hilty Actress: Samsh, The Maiden and the Princess, Bitter Fest, Bones
Suzi Hofrichter Actress: The Christmas Tree, How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog
David Hollander Creator/Writer/Executive Producer: The Guardian, Heartland
John Paul Horstmann Editor: Assassination of Jesse James, Expired, Idlewild
Laura Leigh Hughes Actress: Virtuosity, Founder, The Unusual Suspects
Charlie Humphrey Executive Producer: Pittsburgh Filmmakers
Holly Hunter Actress: Broadcast News, The Piano, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Thirteen, Saving Grace

Donnie Iris Musician: Jaggerz, Wild Cherry

Dana Jackson Producer: Timepiece, Then She Found Me
Gillian Jacobs Actress: Community, Gardens of the Night, The Box
Katie Jones Events/Operations Manager: Silk Screen Asian American Film Festival
Shirley Jones Actress: Music Man, Oklahoma, The Partridge Family
Mario Joyner Comedian: Head of State, Down to Earth, Chris Rock Show
Tim Kaiser Producer: Will & Grace, Seinfeld
Melina Kanakaredes Actress: Providence, Cabaret, CSI: New York
Mindy Kanaskie Producer: West Wing, Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip
Kourtney Kang Producer: How I met Your Mother
Michael Keaton Actor: Mr. Mom, Batman, Batman Returns
Chris Keyser Creator/Producer/Writer: Party of Five
Michael Killen Co-founder: Animal Spots
Chris Kirkpatrick Musician/Performer: Nsync
Jack Klugman Actor: The Odd Couple, Quincy M.D.
Chris Kluge Videogame Designer (EA): Dragonslayer
Mark Knobil Cinematographer: The Bread My Sweet, NOVA’s The Great Robot Race
Jenji Kohan Writer: Weeds
Geyer Kosinski Agent/Producer: Angelina Jolie, Billy Bob Thorton, Nicole Kidman
Ronna Kress Casting: Moulin Rouge!, Cold Mountain
Carl Kurlander Executive Producer: Steeltown Entertainment Project; Writer/Producer: St. Elmo's Fire, Saved By The Bell, The
Shot Felt 'Round the World; Writer/Director: My Tale of Two Cities
Tom Kurlander Actor: Young Guns II, Kindergarten Cop
Bob Kusbit Producer: MTV, Total Request Live, Made
Ryan Kushner Editor: When Did You Eat, Eulogy

Chris Lacey Asst. Executive Director for Performer Contracts: Pittsburgh & Tri-State AFTRA
Adam Lane Animator: Disney
John Lane Faculty: Dusquesne University Theater Arts
George Lange Photographer: Vanity Fair, Vogue
Maxine Lapiduss Writer/Producer: Roseanne, Dharma & Greg
Sally Lapiduss Writer/Producer: The Nanny, Hannah Montana
Don Lee Producer/Actor: Vanilla Sky, In & Out, You’ve Got Mail
Richard LeParmentier Actor: Star Wars, Who Framed Roger Rabbit
John Lesher President: Paramount Vantage
Howard Levy Sales: Buena Vista Television
Brady Lewis Writer/Director: Daddy Cool, The Suicide Squeeze
H.G. Lewis Director: 2000 Maniacs
Mark Lhormer (Marc Lhormer) Director: Sonoma Film Festival; Director/Co-founder: Napa Valley Festival; Producer: Bottle
Rob Lieber Writer: Universal Studios, Paramount, New Line Cinema, MGM
Judith Light Actor: The Stones, Who's The Boss, Ugly Betty
Jolanta Lion Director: Carnegie Mellon University International Film Festival
Harry Litman Writer: Without A Trace
Daniel London Actor: Minority Report, Patch Adams
Stephanie Lord Screenwriter: Palau Rain
T.J. Lubinsky Producer: Doo Wop Cavalcade, Motown: The Early Years

Greg Maday Executive Senior VP: Warner Bros.
Molly Maginnis Costume Designer: Broadcast News, Sister Act, As Good As It Gets, The Bucket List
James Mahathey Location Manager: The Dark Knight Rises, Abduction, Super 8, I Am Number 4; Owner of JAM Film Production
Joe Manganiello Actor: Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, One Tree Hill, True Blood
Aarti Mann Actress: The Big Bang Theory, Heroes
Mike Marcus Former President MGM
Glenn T. Marrichi Producer/Creator: Family Forensics
Rob Marshall Director: Chicago, Nine, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Memoirs of A Geisha, Tony Bennett: An
American Classic
Kathleen Marshall Director: Wonderful Town, The Pajama Game
Jim Martin Performer/Actor: Sesame Street
Melissa Martin Director: The Bread, My Sweet, Flour Baby
Nick Mastandrea 1st Assistant Director: Blow, Scream, Monster-In-Law, Innocent Blood
Michael Mayer Production Designer: Star Trek, L.A. Law, Judging Amy
Mitzi McCall Actress: Ice Age, Hannah Montana, Smurfs
David McCullough Author: John Adams, Truman; Host: American Experience
John McDaniel Musician: The Rosie O'Donnell Show
Frances McDormand Actress: Fargo, Almost Famous, Wonder Boys
Sid McGuiness Guitarist: The Late Show with David Letterman
Janine Michael Casting Director (Former): Late Night with Conan O’Brien
Duane Michaels Photographer: Sequences, Real Dreams
Bret Micheals Musician: Poison
Jimmy Miller Manager: Will Farrell, Jim Carrey, Judd Apatow; Producer, The Guardian, Elf, Talladega Nights
Dennis Miller Comedian: Dennis Miller Live, Monday Night Football
Lee Miller Producer: 2500 TV shows, Oscars, Jerry Lewis Telethon, Cher
Wentworth Miller Actor: Prison Break
Mac Miller: Musician
Terri Minsky Creator/Executive Producer: Lizzie McGuire, Less Than Perfect; Writer: Sex in the City
Jeff Monahan Writer/Producer: Deadtime Stories, Deadtime Stories 2
Greg Mottola Director: Daytrippers, Arrested Development, Superbad, Adventureland
Kim Morgan Producer:,
Chris Moore Producer: American Pie, The People Speak
Demi Moore Actress: St. Elmo's Fire, Ghost, Charlie's Angles II
Jenna Morasca Reality Contestant: Survivor
Kim Moses Producer: Ghost Whisperer; President: SLAM Internet, Inc.
Buzz Moyer Camera Operator: Sweet Home Alabama, Road Trip

Lenora Nemetz Broadway Actor: Chicago, The Pajama Game
Phil Nemy Producer/Studio Executive: Disney
J.P. Nickel Director: Why We had to Kill the Bitch, Grim
Sam Nicotero Actor: Night of the Living Dead
Frank Nicotero Host: Street Smarts
Gregory Nicotero Special Effects: Boogie Nights, Kill Bill, Sin City
Bill Nunn Actor: Spider-Man, Do The Right Thing, Radio
Ron Nyswaner Writer: Philadelphia, The Painted Veil, Mrs. Soffel

Nancy Ortenberg Script Supervisor: Saturday Night Live, Young and The Restless

Stephanie Palmer Executive Senior Story Editor: MGM
Dennis Palumbo Writer: My Favorite Year, Hollywood Therapist
Steve Parys Director: Reign of the Dead; Location Manager: Wonder Boys, Mothman Prophecies, Inspector Gadget; 1st AD: The
Bridge to Nowhere, Dogma
Jan Pascale Production Designer: Good Night and Good Luck, Syriana
John Pasquin Director: Home Improvement, Roseanne, Jungle 2 Jungle, The Santa Clause
James Pastorius Visual Effects: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The Social Network, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, The Road,
Zodiac, Fantastic Four, Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat
Michelle Pawk Actress: Hollywood Arms, Chicago, Cabaret
Philip Pearlstein Artist
Charlie Peters Writer: Three Men And A Little Lady, Blame It On Rio
Kirk Petruccelli Writer/Production Designer: The Patriot, Tomb Raider, Blade
Kristin Pfeifer Actress: Untold Stories of the ER, Why We Had to Kill the Bitch
Lynn Picard Former Executive Vice-President: Lifetime Television Network
Buster Pile Construction Coordinator: One Shot, Super 8, Love and Other Drugs, Unbreakable
Amy Povich Actress: Law and Order, Sex In The City
Chris Preksta Producer/Writer/Director: Mercury Men
Pamela Putch TV Producer: Caroline in the City
William Putch Actor: Charlie's Angels, Family
Joe Pytka Director: Space Jam

Zachary Quinto Actor: Star Trek, Heroes, Margin Call, American Horror Story

Gary A. Randall Producer: An Unexpected Love, Vendetta
Eric Red Writer/Director: The Hitcher, Blue Steel, Bad Moon
Bob Reichblum Producer: CNBC Primetime, Good Morning America, ER
Bill Reichblum Artistic Director: Kadmus Theater Studio
Greg Rempel Director: The Murder
Trent Reznor Musician: Nine Inch Nails, Score: The Social Network
Rick Rockwell Writer: Killer Tomatoes Strike Back!
George Romero Director: Night Of The Living Dead, Creepshow
Linda Gable Romoff Actor: Bells Are Ringing, Cabaret
Mark Rosenthal President: MTV Networks
Ann Roth Costume Designer: The Hours, Signs, The Birdcage
Lamman Rucker Actor: The Temptations, As The World Turns, Young And Restless
Kevin Rupnik Art Director: All My Children
Bob Rutkowski Owner: The Magic Lantern

Tony Sacco Director of Photography: Project Runway, The People Speak, The Bachelor
Shirley Saldamarco Owner: Interactive Media Productions; Faculty: Carnegie Mellon University (ETC)
Harish Saluja Writer/Director: The Journey; Co-founder/Executive Director: Silk Screen Asian American Film Festival
David Salzman Producer: Mad TV, Jenny Jones Show
Bruno Samartino Professional Wrestler
Laura San Giacomo Actor: Sex, Lies, and Videotape, Just Shoot Me, Suicide Kings
Scott Sander Producer: Quantum Project
Ramesh Santanam Writer: Associated Press
Tom Savini Make-up Artist: Dawn Of The Dead, Creepshow
Dick Scanlan Author/Lyricist: Thoroughly Modern Millie
John Scherer Assistant Director: Without A Trace, The Pretender
John Shaffner Production Designer: The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Man, The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
Marty Schiff Actor: Dawn of the Dead
Heather Schor Owner: BlueCate Screenplay Competition
Stephen Schwartz Writer/Composer: Godspell, Pippin, Pocahontas, Wicked
Mark Schwartz Agent: Jason Alexander
Bob Scott President: Carnegie Screenwriters
Joe Seamans Writer/Producer: NOVA’s Car of the Future, The Great Robot Race
Minette Seate Senior Producer: WQED Multimedia Pittsburgh
Rick Seback Writer/Producer: The Pittsburgh History Series
Peter Sellars Writer/Director/Actor: El Nino, Don Giovanni, King Lear
Chris Sepesy Adjunct Professor: Point Park University
Chris Sestric Composer: Valley of the Heart’s Delight, Reunion
John Shaffner Art Director: Friends, Drew Carey Show, Hope and Gloria
Henry Simonds Producer: Andy Warhol: A Documentary Film, One Shot: Teenie Harris
Emily Skopov Writer/Producer: Xena:Warrior Princess
Gary Smith Producer: AFI's 100 Greatest Films, Neil Diamond, Bette Midler and Elvis specials
Jack Smith Co-executive Producer: Young And Restless, The Bold and The Beautiful
Jane Smith Producer: My Tale of Two Cities, NOVA’s Car of the Future
Kevin Michael Smith Screenwriter: Pride
Paul Smith Director Of Music: Nickelodeon
Lisa Smith-Reed Producer: Steeltown Film Factory, Project Greenlight II; Co-Executive Producer: The People Speak; Co-
producer/Line Producer: First Tuesday Media
Steven Soderbergh Writer/Director: Sex, Lies, And Videotape, Erin Brockovich, Traffic, Ocean's Eleven
Joel Solomon Writer: Total Request Live
Tony Soltis Writer: Saved By The Bell, California Dreams
Neil Spisak Production Designer: Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3, Hancock, Battleship, Face Off
Jerry Stahl Writer: Permanent Midnight, CSI, Moonlighting
Norman Steinberg Writer: Blazing Saddles, My Favorite Year, Doctor Doctor; Executive Producer, Ellen Burstyn Show, Raising
Jeff Stepakoff Writer: Dawson's Creek, Wonder Years, Tarzan
Teddy Stoecklein Art Director: MasterCard ads, Rolling Rock Beer ads
Sharon Stone Actor: Casino, Basic Instinct, Sliver
Russ Streiner Producer: Night Of The Living Dead, The Booby Hatch
Gary Streiner Producer: Jerry Seinfeld's American Express commercials
Joseph Strick Producer: Never Cry Wolf, Ulysses
Robert Summers Executive Chairman: World Theater; Former President: Sony Music International

Patricia Tallman Actress: Babylon 5
Tamara Tunie Actress: Law and Order SVU; 24, As The World Turns
Chad Taylor Host: TBS Man-Made Movie
Sam Temeles Actor: Baywatch, Crossfire
Ross Thomas Writer: Anywhere But Here; Winner: the 2009-2010 Film Factory
Cameron Jibril Thomaz Musician: Wiz Khalifa
Sada Thompson Actress: Family, Cheers, Law and Order
Robert Tinnell Writer: Believe, Frankenstein
Vivki Toner Production Coordinator: The Bridge to Nowhere, the Mysteries of Pittsburgh, The Guardian
Michael Tucker Actor: L.A. Law, Radio Days, Diner

Blair Underwood Actor: L.A. Law, High Incident, City of Angels, Posse, In Treatment

Bobby Vinton Singer
Ralph Vituccio Producer: In Service: Pittsburgh to Iraq; Faculty: Carnegie Mellon University (ETC)
Bernie Vyzga Production Designer: Mad About You, The Nanny

Paula Wagner Producer: Mission Impossible, The Last Samurai
Andrew Kevin Walker Screenwriter: Se7en, 8MM, Sleepy Hollow
Chip Walter Screenwriter: Sunset Grill
Joseph Wambaugh Writer: The Onion Field, Police Story
Fritz Weaver Actor: The Thomas Crown Affair, Citizen Cohn
Bruce Weber Director: Let’s Get Lost, Chop Suey, Pet Shop Boys; Photographer: Abercrombie & Fitch Ads
Dr. Tom Weber Digital Filmmaking/Production Instructor: The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
Adrienne Wehr Producer: The Bread My Sweet, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
Greg Weimerskirch Art Director: American Wedding, Dead Man on Campus
Bruce Weitz Actor: Grey’s Anatomy, Ghost Whisperer, Hill Street Blues
Ken & Mitzi Welch Composer/Producer: Movers and Shakers, Walt Disney: One Man's Dream, The Star Wars Holiday Special
John Wells Executive Producer: E.R., The West Wing, China Beach; Producer: Far From Heaven, One Hour Photo, White Oleander
Zane Weiner Unit Production Manager: Lord Of The Rings, 8 Mile, Wonder Boys
Ming-Na Wen Actor: ER, George Lopez, Vanished, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
Margie Whitmer Producer: Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
James Widdoes (Jamie Widdoes) Director: Two and a Half Men; Executive Producer: 8 Simple Rules; Actor: Animal House
Patrick Wilson Actor: The Phantom Of The Opera, The Alamo, Hard Candy, Angels in America, Lakeview Terrace, The Gifted Man
Mike Wittlin Producer: Carpool Guy, The Bridge to Nowhere
Susan Steinberg Woll Documentary Filmmaker: Harvard University
Paul Workman Writer/Producer: The Lost Room

Bud Yorkin Producer: All In The Family, Blade Runner
Steven Zakman Writer/Director: Come Away Home

The Pittsburgh Legacy: In Memoriam
Pandro S. Berman Producer: Blackboard Jungle, Picture of Dorian Gray, Father Of The Bride
Art Blakey Jazz Musician
Perry Como Composer/Musician/Actor: Doll Face, the Perry Como Show
Billy Eckstine Swing Musician
Erroll Garner Jazz Composer
Martha Graham Dance Pioneer
John P. Harris Exhibitor: Coined the term “Nickelodeon” in 1905 when he opened the world’s first motion picture theater on
Smithfield St.
Lena Horne Actor: The Wiz, Meet Me in Las Vegas
Milton Katselas Director: Butterflies Are Free
George S. Kaufman Writer: Dinner at Eight, You Can’t Take It With You, A Night In The Opera, The Man Who Came To Dinner
Gene Kelly Writer/Actor/Director/Producer/Dancer: Singing In The Rain, American In Paris, Pal Joey, On The Town Marjorie
Morningstar, Brigadoon
Oscar Levant Pianist: American in Paris, The Oscar Levant Show
Henry Mancini Composer: Moon River, Pink Panther Theme, Days Of Wine And Roses, Victor/Victoria Score
Billy May Composer: Batman, The Green Hornet, Pennies from Heaven
Adolphe Menjou Actor: Roxie Hart, The Three Musketeers, Father Takes A Wife
George Peppard Actor: Breakfast at Tiffany’s, The A-Team, The Carpetbaggers
Polly Platt Producer/Art Director: Pretty Baby, Targets, Say Anything
Edwin Porter Director: The Great Train Robbery, Life of an American Fireman
Theadora Van Runkle Costume Designer: The Godfather, Bonnie and Clyde
Leo Robin Composer: Thanks for the Memories
Fred Rogers Actor/Writer/Composer/Producer: Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, The Children’s Corner, Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman
David O. Selznick Producer: Gone With The Wind, A Farewell To Arms, The Third Man, A Star Is Born, Dinner For Eight
Gertrude Stein Writer: The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, Tender Buttons, Paris France, Gertrude Stein’s America
Kaye Stevens Actress: Days of Our Lives, New Interns
Jimmy Stewart Actor: It’s A Wonderful Life, Philadelphia Story, Vertigo, Harvey, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington, Rear Window
Billy Strayhorn Jazz Musician
Jack, Sam, & Harry Warner Producers/Studio Executives: Warner Brothers Studios.
August Wilson Writer: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, The Piano Lesson
Walt Harper Jazz Musician
Frank Gorshin Actor: Batman
Stephen Foster Songwriter

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