Gorillas in the Mist 1988 premiere

by nightopeningfan | created - 2 months ago | updated - 2 months ago | Public

Wednesday September 14th, The Beekman Theatre 1271 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10065

1. Sigourney Weaver

Actress | Alien: Resurrection

Sigourney Weaver was born Susan Alexandra Weaver in Leroy Hospital in Manhattan, New York City. Her father, TV producer Sylvester L. Weaver Jr., originally wanted to name her Flavia, because of his passion for Roman history (he had already named her elder brother Trajan). Her mother, Elizabeth ...

2. Diandra Luker

Producer | Broken Lines

Diandra Luker was born on November 30, 1955 in the USA as Diandra M. Luker. She is a producer, known for Broken Lines (2008), Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's (1997) and American Masters (1985).

3. Oscar de la Renta

Costume_department | Ugly Betty

Oscar de la Renta was born on July 22, 1932 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic as Oscar Aristides Ortiz de la Renta Fiallo. He is known for his work on Ugly Betty (2006), Great Performances: Dance in America (1976) and Beautopia (1998). He was married to Annette Reed and Françoise de Langlade. He...

4. Michael Douglas

Actor | Wall Street

An actor with over forty years of experience in theatre, film, and television, Michael Douglas branched out into independent feature production in 1975 with the Academy Award-winning One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). Since then, as a producer and as an actor-producer, he has shown an uncanny ...

5. Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Producer | Vaxxed II: The People's Truth

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. was born on January 17, 1954 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Robert Francis Kennedy Jr. He is a producer, known for Vaxxed II: The People's Truth (2019), Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk (2008) and A Dangerous Game (2014). He has been married to Cheryl Hines ...

6. Diane Sawyer

Self | ABC Evening News

Diane Sawyer was born on December 22, 1945 in Glasgow, Kentucky, USA as Lila Diana Sawyer. She is a writer, known for ABC World News Tonight with David Muir (1953), 20/20 (1978) and Primetime (1989). She was previously married to Mike Nichols.

7. Mike Nichols

Director | The Graduate

He, along with the other members of the "Compass Players" including Elaine May, Paul Sills, Byrne Piven, Joyce Hiller Piven and Edward Asner helped start the famed "Second City Improv" company. They used the games taught to them by fellow cast mate, Paul Sills 's mother, Viola Spolin. He later ...

8. Bryan Brown

Actor | Cocktail

Bryan Brown was born on June 23, 1947 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Bryan Neathaway Brown. He is an actor and producer, known for Cocktail (1988), Breaker Morant (1980) and Two Hands (1999). He has been married to Rachel Ward since April 16, 1983. They have three children.

9. Cheryl Tiegs

Soundtrack | Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

Cheryl Tiegs was born on September 25, 1947 in Breckenridge, Minnesota, USA as Cheryl Rae Tiegs. She is an actress, known for Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007), Moonlighting (1985) and The Brown Bunny (2003). She was previously married to Rod Stryker, Tony Peck, Peter Beard and Stan Dragoti.

10. Eva Gabor

Actress | The Rescuers

Eva Gabor was born on February 11, 1919 in Budapest, Hungary, to Jolie Gabor (née Janka Tilleman) and Vilmos Gabor (born Farkas Miklós Grün), a soldier. Her older siblings were Magda Gabor, an actress, and Zsa Zsa Gabor, an actress and socialite. Her parents were both from Jewish families. She went...

11. Merv Griffin

Producer | Jeopardy!

Merv Griffin was a singer and band leader, movie actor, television personality and media mogul who in his time hosting The Merv Griffin Show (1962) was second in fame and influence as a talk show host only to Johnny Carson. Griffin was best known for creating the two most popular game shows in ...

12. Julie Harris

Actress | The Haunting

One of the finest classical and contemporary leading ladies ever to grace the 20th century American stage, five-time Tony Award winner Julie Harris was rather remote and reserved on camera, finding her true glow in front of the theatre lights. The freckled, red-haired actress not only was nominated...

13. John Omirah Miluwi

Actor | Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey

John Omirah Miluwi is an actor, known for Gorillas in the Mist (1988).

14. Iain Cuthbertson

Actor | We, the Accused

Iain Cuthbertson was born on January 4, 1930 in Glasgow, Scotland. He was an actor, known for We, the Accused (1980), Doctor Who (1963) and Scotch on the Rocks (1973). He was married to Janet Mary Smith and Anne Kristen. He died on September 4, 2009 in Ayr, South Ayrshire, Scotland.

15. Constantin Alexandrov

Actor | OSS 117: Le Caire, nid d'espions

After starting in production in the 1980s (he produced one French film and two Russian ones), Constantin Alexandrov gradually gave up the former activity for an acting career. Between 1985 and 2008 he played in 15 movies, some made by important directors (Luc Besson, Costa-Gavras), one or two being...

16. Waigwa Wachira

Oral History

Waigwa Wachira is known for his work on Oral History (1982), Gorillas in the Mist (1988) and Maangamizi: The Ancient One (2001).

17. Iain Glen

Actor | Resident Evil: The Final Chapter

Iain Glen is a Scottish actor, born June 24, 1961, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, an independent school for boys (now co-educational), followed by the University of Aberdeen. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where he was the winner of the ...

18. David Lansbury

Actor | Michael Clayton

David Lansbury was born on February 25, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Michael Clayton (2007), Oz (1997) and Scent of a Woman (1992). He has been married to Kristina Mikkelsen since June 6, 2013. They have one child. He was previously married to Ally Sheedy.

19. Maggie O'Neill

Actress | Friday on My Mind

Maggie O'Neill was born on November 15, 1962 in Buckinghamshire, England. She is an actress, known for Friday on My Mind (1992), Shameless (2004) and EastEnders (1985).

20. Konga Mbandu

Assistant_director | The Constant Gardener

Konga Mbandu is an actor and assistant director, known for The Constant Gardener (2005), Gorillas in the Mist (1988) and Mississippi Masala (1991).

21. Michael J. Reynolds

Actor | The Descent: Part 2

Michael J. Reynolds was born on August 15, 1939 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Michael John Reynolds. He was an actor, known for The Descent: Part 2 (2009), Leap Year (2010) and Blown Away (1994). He was married to Katherine Reynolds. He died on March 22, 2018 in Milverton, Somerset, England.

22. Gordon Masten

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Gordon Masten is an actor, known for The Day After Tomorrow (2004), The Santa Clause (1994) and Source Code (2011).

24. Helen Fraser

Actress | Repulsion

Helen Fraser (born Helen Margaret Stronach; Oldham, Lancashire 15 June 1942) is an English actress, who has appeared in many television series since the early 1960s. For international audiences, she may be best known her roles in Billy Liar (1963) and Repulsion (1965). She is also well known for ...

25. John Alexander

Actor | Men in Black II

Born in Scotland and having spent time in Malta -- where his father, an officer in the British Royal Navy, was stationed -- John Alexander has made a career out of playing highly specialized and physical character roles in sophisticated adventure films. A favorite of special effects gurus Rick ...

26. Peter Elliott

Actor | The Island of Dr. Moreau

Peter Elliott is the film industry's primary primate. He works both as a performer, in films like Missing Link (1988) and The The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), and as a choreographer of other performers, as in Gorillas in the Mist (1988) and Congo (1995). He also teaches animal study at London's ...

27. Denise Cheshire

Actress | Men in Black II

Denise Cheshire was born on December 17, 1958 in Burbank, California, USA as Denise Patricia Cheshire. She is known for her work on Men in Black II (2002), Graduation Day (1981) and Mighty Joe Young (1998). She is married to Ron Pearlman.

28. Antonio Hoyos

Actor | Spaceballs

Antonio Hoyos is known for his work on Spaceballs (1987), Monsters (1988) and Gorillas in the Mist (1988).

29. Jody St. Michael

George of the Jungle

Jody St. Michael is an actor and writer, known for George of the Jungle (1997), Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996) and Monkeybone (2001).

31. Michael Apted

Director | Enigma

Michael Apted was born on February 10, 1941 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England as Michael David Apted. He is a director and producer, known for Enigma (2001), Rome (2005) and The World Is Not Enough (1999). He has been married to Paige Simpson since January 8, 2014. He was previously married to ...

32. Arne Glimcher

Producer | The Mambo Kings

Arne Glimcher was born on March 2, 1938 in Duluth, Minnesota, USA. He is a producer and director, known for The Mambo Kings (1992), Just Cause (1995) and The White River Kid (1999).

33. Terence A. Clegg

Production_manager | The Jackal

Terence A. Clegg was born on December 2, 1937 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. He is an assistant director and production manager, known for The Jackal (1997), A Clockwork Orange (1971) and Out of Africa (1985).

34. Anna Hamilton Phelan

Writer | Mask

Anna Hamilton Phelan is a writer and producer, known for Mask (1985), Girl, Interrupted (1999) and Gorillas in the Mist (1988).

35. Tab Murphy

Writer | The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Tab Murphy was raised in Olympia, Washington. He attended Washington State University, where he studied forestry and wildlife biology before having an existential crisis and transferring to the USC Film School, where he studied directing and screenwriting. His major breakthrough as a screenwriter ...

36. Maurice Jarre

Composer | Lawrence of Arabia

Unlike many musicians who started to learn music while still in their childhood, Maurice Jarre was already late in his teens when he discovered music and decided to make a career in that field. Against his father's will, he enrolled at Conservatoire de Paris where he studied percussions, ...

37. John Seale

Cinematographer | Mad Max: Fury Road

John Seale was born on October 5, 1942 in Warwick, Queensland, Australia as John Clement Seale. He is known for his work on Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), The English Patient (1996) and Witness (1985). He has been married to Louise Seale since September 23, 1967. They have two children.

38. Stuart Baird

Editor | Skyfall

Stuart Baird was born on January 14, 1947 in Uxbridge, Middlesex, England. He is known for his work on Skyfall (2012), Superman (1978) and Casino Royale (2006).

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