What Happened To?

by jazerbini | created - 13 Nov 2016 | updated - 4 months ago | Public

Explaining: Why did you make few movies? Why did they give up their careers? This list is a tribute to these almost unknown actors. Are actors and actresses who disappeared. They appeared in a few movies. I read that some have unfortunately died. Very sad. THEY ARE UNFORGETTABLE!!!

1. Joanna Bacalso

Actress | Dude, Where's My Car?

Joanna Bacalso was born on August 10, 1976 in Cebu, Philippines. She is an actress, known for Dude, Where's My Car? (2000), Bedazzled (2000) and Snow Dogs (2002). She has been married to Matthew Garel since 1998. They have one child.

Please, Joanna, come back !!!

2. Dolores Hart

Actress | Where the Boys Are

Dolores Hart was born on October 20, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Dolores Hicks. She is an actress, known for Where the Boys Are (1960), Francis of Assisi (1961) and Come Fly with Me (1963).

3. Linda Kim

Actress | Men in Black II

Linda Kim is an actress, known for Men in Black II (2002), Dude, Where's My Car? (2000) and Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002).

4. Talisa Soto

Actress | Mortal Kombat

Born to a Puerto Rican family in Brooklyn, Talisa was raised there and in Massachusetts. She started modeling at age 15 and has appeared on the covers of "Vogue," "Mademoiselle," "Glamour," and "Self," as well as in a "Sports Illustrated" swimsuit issue. She has been making film appearances since ...

5. Claudine Longet

Actress | The Party

Claudine Georgette Longet was born in Paris, France on January 29, 1942. Although known as an actress and singer, her career still is overshadowed by being known as a former wife of Andy Williams as well as shooting boyfriend, ski legend Spider Sabich in 1976. After a number of roles in episodes of...

6. Mary Ann Jarou

Actress | How I Met Your Mother

Mary Ann Jarou was born in Flint, Michigan, USA. She is an actress, known for How I Met Your Mother (2005), From the Head (2011) and ER (1994). She has been married to Steve Lavin since August 17, 2007.

7. Bridget Fonda

Actress | A Simple Plan

Bridget Jane Fonda was born in Los Angeles, California, to Susan Brewer and actor Peter Fonda. She is the granddaughter of Henry Fonda and niece of Jane Fonda, both famous actors. Bridget made her film debut at age five as an extra in Easy Rider (1969), but first became interested in acting after ...

8. Victoria Principal

Actress | Dallas

Victoria Principal is the elder of two daughters born to Bertha Ree (Veal) and Victor R. Principal. Her paternal grandparents were Italian, while her mother's family was from Gordon, Georgia, and South Carolina. Her father, a United States Air Force sergeant, was often transferred to different duty...

9. Ziva Rodann

Actress | The Story of Ruth

Ziva Rodann was born on March 2, 1933 in Haifa, Israel as Ziva Blechman. She is an actress, known for The Story of Ruth (1960), The Private Lives of Adam and Eve (1960) and Macumba Love (1960).

10. Brigid Bazlen

Actress | How the West Was Won

Brigid Bazlen was born on June 9, 1944 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, USA. She was an actress, known for How the West Was Won (1962), King of Kings (1961) and The Honeymoon Machine (1961). She was married to Marlin Greene and Jean-Paul Vignon. She died on May 25, 1989 in Seattle, Washington, USA.

11. Elizabeth Threatt

Actress | The Big Sky

American actress who made an impression in her only film. The daughter of an English father and a Cherokee mother, Threatt grew up in South Carolina. At 19, she went to New York and began a successful modeling career. In 1952, director Howard Hawks saw her photograph and cast her as the Blackfoot ...

12. Belinda Bauer

Actress | RoboCop 2

Belinda Bauer was born Belinda Jane Taubman on June 13, 1950 in Australia. Her family managed Taubman Paints, the country's largest paint manufacturing company. She competed as Belinda Taubman in several beauty contests in Sydney, New South Wales. Starting her career as a ballet dancer and later ...

13. Carlos Lauchu

Actor | Stargate

Carlos was born in Panama and moved to Saline, Michigan when he was 8 years old. After graduating high school on the Honor Roll, he attended an elite Michigan State University Program for the highly gifted as a Pre-Med student. Carlos was Captain of the Martial Arts team for two years. He has high ...

14. Cynthia Shope

Actress | High Crimes

Cynthia Shope was born as Cyndi Shope. She is an actress, known for High Crimes (2002) and Terminal Velocity (1994).

15. Mia Sara

Actress | Timecop

Mia Sara is an American actress. She is best known for Legend (1985) and Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986).

She also had minor roles in A Stranger Among Us (1992) and Timecop (1994).

In 1996, she married Jason Connery, son of Sean Connery, with whom she performed in Bullet to Beijing (1995). In June ...

16. Eddie Castrodad

Actor | Torch Song Trilogy

Eddie Castrodad was born on November 16, 1970 as Edward Castrodad. He is an actor, known for Torch Song Trilogy (1988), Dads (1986) and The Cosby Show (1984).

17. Gary Grimes

Actor | Summer of '42

Gary Grimes was born on June 2, 1955 in San Francisco, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Summer of '42 (1971), Gus (1976) and Class of '44 (1973).

18. Kathy Larson

Actress | Fried Green Tomatoes

Kathy Larson is an actress, known for Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), Kalifornia (1993) and One Life to Live (1968).

19. Betty Brewer

Actress | Rangers of Fortune

Betty Brewer was born on November 23, 1923 in Joplin, Missouri, USA as Virginia Brewer. She was an actress, known for Rangers of Fortune (1940), The Round Up (1941) and Wild Bill Hickok Rides (1942). She died on December 2, 2006 in Oakland, California, USA.

20. Ryanne Duzich

Actress | Friday Night Lights

Ryanne Duzich was born on November 1, 1983 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Ryanne Elizabeth Duzich. She is an actress, known for Friday Night Lights (2004) and Kill Theory (2009). She has been married to Thomas L. Culberson since December 13, 2014.

21. Peter Ostrum

Actor | Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Peter Ostrum was born on November 1, 1957 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Peter Gardner Ostrum. He has been married to Loretta Lepkowski since 1987. They have two children.

22. Jaye Davidson

Actor | The Crying Game

Jaye was born in Riverside, California in 1968, the son of a Ghanaian father and English mother. The family left for England when Jaye was two and a half. Jaye left school at 16 and had been alternately unemployed and doing odd jobs (running for a production company, working in a factory) ever ...

23. Lorena Heranandez

Actress | Apocalypto

Lorena Heranandez is an actress, known for Apocalypto (2006).

24. Gloria Dickson

Actress | They Won't Forget

Gloria Dickson was born Thais Alalia Dickerson on August 13, 1917, in Pocotello, Idaho. After her father died her mother took Gloria and her sister to California. During high school she started acting in local theater productions. When she was nineteen a Warner Brothers talent scout saw one of her ...

25. Bertil Guve

Actor | Fanny och Alexander

Bertil Guve was born on September 9, 1970 in Stockholm, Sweden. He is an actor, known for Fanny and Alexander (1982), Fanny and Alexander (1983) and After the Rehearsal (1984).

26. Margaret Sheridan

Actress | The Thing from Another World

Margaret Sheridan was born on October 29, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Margaret Elizabeth Sheridan. She was an actress, known for The Thing from Another World (1951), I, the Jury (1953) and The Diamond Wizard (1954). She was married to Paul Wellington Wildman and William F. Pattison. She...

27. Kami Cotler

Actress | The Waltons

Kami Cotler was born on June 17, 1965 in Long Beach, California, USA as Kami Ann Cotler. She is an actress, known for The Waltons (1971), A Walton Easter (1997) and Mother's Day on Waltons Mountain (1982). She is married to Kim Howard. They have two children.

28. Helen Gahagan

Actress | She

This beautiful Broadway singer and actress appeared in only one film, portraying the forever-young ice goddess ("she who must be obeyed"), the title character in RKO's 1935 adaptation of H. Rider Haggard's tale, She (1935), opposite Randolph Scott. In the latter 1940s, having entered politics, she ...

29. Josie Maran

Actress | Van Helsing

Born and raised in northern California, Josie Maran aspired to become a model at a young age. Her father is of Russian Jewish descent, and her mother has Dutch, French, and German ancestry. At the age of 12, while attending a barbecue, a woman asked her to be in a San Francisco fashion show. A ...

30. Rachel Roth

Actress | Titus

Rachel Roth was born on May 14, 1982 in North Canton, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Titus (2000), Almost Romeo (2005) and Winning London (2001).

31. Hunter McCracken

Actor | The Tree of Life

Hunter McCracken joined a limited and interesting group of non-professional actors whose first acting gig came on the hands of the great Terrence Malick and his masterpieces, along with Linda Manz in the acclaimed Days of Heaven (1978) and Q'orianka Kilcher in The New World (2005). All of them have...

32. Tania Mallet

Actress | Goldfinger

Tania Mallet was born in Blackpool, England. Her English-born mother, Olga Mironoff, was of Russian descent, and had been a beautiful chorus girl. Her father was a successful English car salesman, Henry Mallet. Her parents divorced and Olga remarried, to George Dawson, with whom she had three sons....

33. Clay O'Brien

Actor | The Cowboys

Born Clay O'Brien Cooper on May 6, 1961, and best-known as the pint- sized "Hardy Fimps" in the western coming-of-age film, The Cowboys (1972); Clay O'Brien became a favorite with John Wayne, who appreciated a real cowboy when he met one. Remaining pint-sized for several years, Clay could be found ...

34. Maria Falconetti

Actress | La passion de Jeanne d'Arc

Renée Jeanne or Maria Falconetti, born in Pantin (not in Sermano, Corsica, as many film dictionaries wrongly attest) on July 21, 1892 and died in Buenos Aires on December 12, 1946, is a French actress of theater and cinema. Joining the troupe of the Odeon theater in 1916, she made her debut in "...

35. Dominique Dunne

Actress | Poltergeist

Dominique Dunne was born to a life of privilege in Santa Monica, California, the daughter of Ellen Beatriz (Griffin) Dunne and Dominick Dunne, a producer, actor, and writer. Actor Griffin Dunne is her brother. After her parents' divorce, she moved first to New York, and then to a posh home in ...

36. Alicia Rhett

Actress | Gone with the Wind

Alicia Rhett was born on February 1, 1915 in Savannah, Georgia, USA as Mary Alicia Rhett. She was an actress, known for Gone with the Wind (1939). She died on January 3, 2014 in Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

37. Jeremy Blackman

Actor | Magnolia

Jeremy Blackman will always be remember as the pressured and suffering Stanley from P.T. Anderson masterpiece Magnolia (1999), where the kid echoes sad expressions moments from the silent classic Dreyer film The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928). He showcases pain, fragility, a turmoil of emotion while...

38. Kimberly Block

Actress | Baby the Rain Must Fall

Kimberly Block was born on October 14, 1957 in Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Baby the Rain Must Fall (1965).

39. Melody Kay

Actress | Camp Nowhere

Melody Kay is an actress, known for Camp Nowhere (1994), The NeverEnding Story III (1994) and The Client (1995).

40. Georgia Ann Cline

Actress | Children of a Lesser God

Georgia Ann Cline was born on December 11, 1965. She is an actress, known for Children of a Lesser God (1986).

41. Jonathan Ashmore

Actor | A Kid for Two Farthings

Jonathan Ashmore was born on the 16th April 1948 to actors Peter Ashmore and Rosalie Crutchley in London. He earned a PhD in Theoretical Physics in 1971 from the Imperial College London, and an MSc in Physiology in 1974 from University College London. He was Lecturer in Physiology at the University...

42. Jenna Lind

Actress | Spartacus: Blood and Sand

Jenna Lind is an actress, known for Spartacus (2010), :30 Seconds (2009) and Crush (2009).

43. Donald MacDonald

Producer | Caddyshack

Donald MacDonald was an actor and producer, known for Caddyshack (1980), Jaws 2 (1978) and Die Laughing (1980). He died on June 17, 2014 in California, USA.

44. Matthew Garber

Actor | Mary Poppins

Matthew Garber was a British child actor. Both of his parents were theatrical actors, but neither was particularly famous.

In 1963, Garber came to the attention of actor Roy Dotrice (father of Karen Dotrice) who was seeking potential child actors. Roy recommended Garber to the casting department of ...

45. Jovanna Vitiello

Stunts | The Island

Jovanna Vitiello was born on March 5, 1976 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA. She is known for her work on The Island (2005), 8MM (1999) and Fast & Furious (2009). She was previously married to Christian Juarez.

46. Debbie Turner

Actress | The Sound of Music

Debbie was born on September 5, 1956, in suburban Arcadia of Los Angeles. From the age of only 6 months old Debbie was in numerous commercials and television shows. She also did some print modelling. She grew up in a showbiz family and her parents were both naturalized citizens from Manitoba, ...

47. Kym Karath

Actress | The Sound of Music

Kym Karath began her acting career at the age of 3, appearing in Spencer's Mountain (1963) with Henry Fonda and Maureen O'Hara, The Thrill of It All (1963) with Doris Day and James Garner, and Good Neighbor Sam (1964) with Jack Lemmon, before winning the role of "Gretl", the youngest Von Trapp ...

48. Heather Menzies-Urich

Actress | The Sound of Music

Beautiful, sunny, and engaging blonde actress Heather Menzies was born on December 3, 1949 in Toronto, Canada. Her family moved to the United States when Heather was eleven. She graduated from Hollywood High School and subsequently attended the Falcon Studio's University of the Arts in Hollywood. ...

49. Jacqueline White

Actress | The Narrow Margin

Warm, charming leading lady of 1940s films, Jacqueline White was under contract to both MGM (which wasted her in mostly unbilled bits) and then RKO, where she appeared in two classics--Crossfire (1947) and The Narrow Margin (1952). RKO used her as a second lead in A pictures and leading roles in Bs.

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50. Michele Daves

Spencer's Mountain

Michele Daves was born on October 7, 1961 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Spencer's Mountain (1963). She has been married to Jonathan Davis since November 10, 1990. They have two children.

51. Gary Young

Spencer's Mountain

Gary Young is an actor, known for Spencer's Mountain (1963).

52. Michael Young

Spencer's Mountain

Michael Young is a talent agent and actor.

53. Luiza Maranhão

Actress | Ganga Zumba

Luiza Maranhão was born on September 20, 1940 in Canoas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. She is an actress, known for Ganga Zumba (1963), Girl of Ipanema (1967) and Barravento (1969).

54. Ricky Young

Spencer's Mountain

Ricky Young is an actor, known for Spencer's Mountain (1963).

55. Rocky Young

Actor | Branded

Rocky Young is an actor, known for Branded (1965).

56. Susan Young

Spencer's Mountain

Susan Young is an actress, known for Spencer's Mountain (1963).

57. Michelle Stacy

Actress | Airplane!

Michelle Stacy was a cute, prolific, and pretty popular child actress of the 70s who acted in both films and TV shows alike for six years straight. Perhaps best known as the voice of "Penny" in the charming Disney animated feature, The Rescuers (1977), Michelle also had memorable small parts in the...

58. Rachel Lindsay Greenbush

Actress | Little House on the Prairie

Lindsay Greenbush was born Rachel Lindsay Bush, the elder sister of identical twin sister Sidney Robyn Bush (born three minutes later) on May 25th May, 1970 in Hollywood, California. Their father, Billy Bush, is an actor who starred in films such as "Five Easy Pieces" (1970), "Alice Doesn't Live ...

59. Melody Weintraub

Actress | The Blind Side

Melody Weintraub is an actress, known for The Blind Side (2009).

60. Sidney Greenbush

Actress | Little House on the Prairie

Sidney Greenbush was born Sidney Robyn Danae Bush (born three minutes later), is the identical twin sister of Rachel Lindsay Rene Bush on May 25, 1970 in Hollywood, California. Their father, Billy Bush, is an actor who starred in films such as "Five Easy Pieces" (1970), "Alice Doesn't Live Here ...

61. Jennifer Lien

Actress | Star Trek: Voyager

Jennifer Anne Lien was born on August 24, 1974 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She has an older sister and an older brother. Jennifer knew that she wanted to act from a young age. Encouraged by her English and drama teachers, she began performing in a summer theater and festivals at the age of 13. She ...

62. Delle Bolton

Actress | Jeremiah Johnson

Delle Bolton was born in 1948 in the USA as Gloria Delle Bolton. She is an actress, known for Jeremiah Johnson (1972) and Monk (2002). She is married to David Colloff.

63. Norma Brooks

Actress | Blazing the Overland Trail

Norma Brooks is an actress, known for Blazing the Overland Trail (1956), Sea Hunt (1958) and Over-Exposed (1956).

64. Robert Francis

Actor | The Caine Mutiny

Relatively new to Hollywood, Robert Francis, 25, was a rising young actor on the verge of film stardom, when on 31 July, 1955, he, along with a friend, actress Ann Russell, were both killed instantly, after private plane owned by Joe Kirkwood Jr. which he was piloting, crashed. The plane had just ...

65. Christopher Olsen

Actor | The Man Who Knew Too Much

Christopher Olsen was born on September 19, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Christopher Robin Olsen. He is an actor, known for The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956), Bigger Than Life (1956) and The Tarnished Angels (1957).

66. T.J. Lowther

Actor | A Perfect World

T.J. Lowther was born on May 17, 1986 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He is an actor, known for A Perfect World (1993), A Home of Our Own (1993) and Grey's Anatomy (2005).

67. Colleen Miller

Actress | The Las Vegas Story

The story goes that 19-year-old Colleen Miller was fishing in the California mountains when a resort photographer recruited her to pose with a prize trout; a movie scout saw the picture in print, and Colleen wound up with a small role in The Las Vegas Story (1952). A more noticeable role in Man ...

68. Sara Lane

Actress | The Virginian

Her parents were actor James Rusty Lane and Sara Anderson. She had minimal acting lessons before she was cast on The Virginian (1962). After she retired from acting, she and her husband became joint owners of Havens Wine Cellars in Napa Valley. She has a daughter, Sara Scott, and an adopted son, ...

69. Vitina Marcus

Actress | The Time Tunnel

Vitina Marcus was born on March 1, 1937 in New York City, New York, USA as Dolores Vitina Marcus. She is an actress, known for The Time Tunnel (1966), The Lost World (1960) and Enkila II: Walkabout. She was previously married to George Graham and Steve Gravers.

70. Lisa Jakub

Actress | Mrs. Doubtfire

Lisa Jakub was born on December 27, 1978 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Independence Day (1996) and George Lucas in Love (1999). She has been married to Jeremy since June 2005.

71. Heather DeLoach

Actress | A Little Princess

Heather DeLoach was born on February 1, 1983 in Orange County, California, USA as Heather Lauren DeLoach. She is an actress, known for A Little Princess (1995), Balls of Fury (2007) and The Beautician and the Beast (1997). She has been married to Matthew Greiner since October 7, 2017. They have one...

72. Benjamin Petry

Actor | 3:10 to Yuma

Benjamin Petry was born on August 28, 1995 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. He is an actor, known for 3:10 to Yuma (2007), The Lost Room (2006) and The Spirit (2008).

73. Pamela McMyler

Actress | Halloween II

Pamela McMyler was born on November 9, 1943 in South Carolina, USA as Pamela Jo McMyler. She is known for her work on Halloween II (1981), Chisum (1970) and The Waltons (1971).

74. Claudine Barros

Actress | Dude, Where's My Car?

Claudine Barros was born in Brazil. She is known for her work on Dude, Where's My Car? (2000), Repo Men (2010) and Rio 2 (2014).

75. Jodi Ann Paterson

Actress | Dude, Where's My Car?

Strikingly gorgeous brunette stunner Jodi Ann Paterson was born on July 31, 1975 in Balikpapan, Indonesia. Her mother is Indonesian and her father is an American of mixed Swiss and English descent. Jodi's family moved to Oregon when she was two years old. She grew up in Springfield, Oregon. ...

76. Marina Ghane

Actress | El Dorado

Marina Ghane was born on March 24, 1946 in Tehran, Iran as Guitty L. Ghane. She is an actress, known for El Dorado (1967), The Wild Wild West (1965) and The Green Hornet (1966). She has been married to Erik Holland since June 16, 1969. They have one child.

77. Madolyn Smith Osborne

Actress | 2010: The Year We Make Contact

Madolyn Smith Osborne was born on January 1, 1957 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA as Madolyn Smith. She is an actress, known for 2010 (1984), Urban Cowboy (1980) and Funny Farm (1988). She has been married to Mark Osborne since July 16, 1988. They have two children.

78. Brenda Venus

Actress | 48 Hrs.

Brenda Venus was born on November 10, 1947 in Biloxi, Mississippi, USA as Brenda Gabrielle Venus. She is an actress, known for 48 Hrs. (1982), Deathsport (1978) and The Eiger Sanction (1975).

79. Maria Isabel de Lizandra

Actress | Mulheres de Areia

Maria Isabel de Lizandra was born on June 5, 1946 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Maria Isabel Reclusa Antunes Maciel. She was an actress, known for Secrets of Sand (1973), As Minas de Prata (1966) and Anjo Marcado (1966). She was married to Ênio Gonçalves. She died on March 14, 2019 in São ...

80. Janet Landgard

Actress | The Swimmer

Janet Landgard was born on December 2, 1947 in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, USA. She is an actress, known for The Swimmer (1968), Moonchild (1972) and Land Raiders (1970).

81. Richard Eyer

Actor | The 7th Voyage of Sinbad

Born in Santa Monica, California, in 1945, Richard Eyer was the kid with the clean-cut, all-American look who won a number of "personality contests" and other competitions before he made his film debut in the early 1950s. Mainstream audiences may remember Eyer best as the youngster who runs "afowl"...

82. Tracey Needham

Actress | The Division

As the only girl in a family of four children, Tracy Needham found that her height gave her a leg up whenever she would play football with the boys. I grew up being very competitive with guys", says Needham, who is 5'11". "I was always jumping into football games and wanted to be treated equally and...

83. Season Hubley

Actress | Escape from New York

Season Hubley was born on March 14, 1951 in New York City, New York, USA as Susan Brooks Hubley. She is an actress, known for Escape from New York (1981), Vice Squad (1982) and Lolly-Madonna XXX (1973). She was previously married to David Hayball and Kurt Russell.

84. Sheryl Deauville

Actress | Irma la Douce

Sheryl Deauville is known for her work on Irma la Douce (1963), Madigan (1968) and Banning (1967).

85. Alex Cressan

Actor | Tamango

Alex Cressan is an actor, known for Tamango (1958).

86. Race Gentry

Actor | The Bold and the Brave

Race Gentry was born on February 23, 1934 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Papiro. He is an actor, known for The Bold and the Brave (1956), Men in War (1957) and Thunder in Carolina (1960).

87. Steve Rowland

Actor | Crime in the Streets

Steve Rowland was born on September 3, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Stephen Jacob Rowland. He is an actor, known for Crime in the Streets (1956), Battle of the Bulge (1965) and The Student Prince (1954).



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