Tag: Katharine Hepburn

May 4, 2015 /

Every now and then, a strange and mystical being wanders through the British theatre, and Nigel Terry, who has died of emphysema aged 69, was a prime example. Terry was admired by all who worked with him and revered by his contemporaries, fully deserving that over-used description “an actor’s actor”.…

January 17, 2015 /

Jack Dawn was an extraordinary make-up artist at MGM who came up with pliable facial prosthetics that supplied us with the likes of the Cowardly Lion… During WWII he volunteered to make temporary applications for disfigured soldiers to make them appear more normal in between reconstructive surgeries. To read his…

January 16, 2015 /
June 19, 2014 /

I’m not advocating intemperance – but… – –

June 19, 2014 /

Reposts today, sorry about that. Am completing the ad art for a series of promotional postcards. Thoughts of what to do next — book-wise — bombarding my waking moments. That kind of thing. Be well, V