Monday, 22 May 2017

Happy 110th Birthday, Laurence Olivier!

LAURENCE KERR OLIVIER (May 22, 1907 July 11, 1989)
Acting is illusion, as much illusion as magic is, and not so much a matter of being real.

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Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Happy Birthday, Henry Fonda & Margaret Sullavan!

HENRY JAYNES FONDA (May 16, 1905 August 12, 1982)

MARGARET BROOKE SULLAVAN (May 16, 1909 January 1, 1960)


Monday, 15 May 2017

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Happy Birthday, Bobby Darin!

BOBBY DARIN (May 14, 1936 December 20, 1973)
It isn't true that you live only once. You only die once. You live lots of times, if you know how.

Sunday, 7 May 2017

Picture(s) of the Week

It is Mother's Day in Portugal today (in case you don't know, that is where I am from), so here are some lovely pictures of classic Hollywood actresses with their children.
Lauren Bacall and her eldest son, Stephen, and her daughter, Leslie
Grace Kelly with her three children: newborn Stephanie, Albert and Caroline (February 1965)

Debbie Reynolds with her daughter Carrie and her son Todd

Here is Debbie again with baby Todd on the set of The Mating Game (1958)

Ingrid Bergman with her children — Isotta, Robertino and Isabella — in Rome (1959)

Elizabeth Taylor with her sons, Michael and Christopher

Here she is again, now with her newborn daughter Liza

Esther Williams and her three children, Susan, Kimball and Benjamin

Audrey Hepburn and her son Luca

Hedy Lamarr with her daughter Denise and her son Anthony (Christmas 1949)

Betty Grable and her daughter Victoria

 Deborah Kerr with her daughters, Melanie and Francesca

Happy Birthday, Gary Cooper!

GARY COOPER (May 7, 1901 May 13, 1961)
Until I came along all the leading men were handsome, but luckily they wrote a lot of stories about the fellow next door.

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Friday, 5 May 2017

Happy Birthday, Tyrone Power!

TYRONE POWER (May 5, 1914 November 15, 1958)
I have been asked whether I believe that World War II is the last war. Let me answer by a question: Do you think human beings are any better today than they have been?

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Thursday, 4 May 2017

Monday, 1 May 2017

Happy Birthday, Glenn Ford!

GLENN FORD (May 1, 1916 August 30, 2006)
When I'm on camera, I have to do things pretty much the way I do things in everyday life. It gives the audience someone real to identify with.

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