Marilyn Monroe — seen here being presented to Queen Elizabeth II — was very savvy about appearances; about what made people tick, and how fame blurred the picture. She struggled… Read more “Fame doesn’t fulfill you. It warms you a bit, but that warmth is temporary.” Marilyn Monroe →
Didn’t we all have chores? Except mine weren’t professionally photographed… . .
Here’s the deal, I only saw Mr. Newman on film sets and in elevators. He was about the same age as my dad, quite a bit younger than my uncle… Read more In memory of — The Inestimable Paul Newman — who was also a decorated WW2 soldier →
Veronica Lake took Peter Pan on the road in 1950, starring in productions across the country, “If I had stayed in Hollywood I would have ended up like Alan Ladd… Read more Veronica Lake as Peter Pan →
“I didn’t have time to read, I wasn’t studying, wasn’t writing. I was basically promoting, going to radio stations, performing, battling bronchitis because there was so much smoke in venues.… Read more Patti Smith on fame →