Ginger ‘Peachy’ as Dolly
Actress Ginger Rogers, back singing and dancing on the Broadway stage after 35 years, reacts to the ovation she received after her first New York performance in the starring role of the Broadway musical “Hello Dolly!”  Ginger is replacing Carol Channing, who is going on tour with a road company of the show.

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# Ginger Rogers  # Hello Dolly!  # Carol Channing  # Broadway  # musical  # 1965  # 1960's 

Emilie Claudette Chauchoin (September 13, 1903 - July 30, 1996)

Audiences always sound like they’re glad to see me, and I’m damned glad to see them. If they want you, you want to do it.

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# Claudette Colbert  # happy birthday  # quote 

Janet Fonda, 1962 (photo by Peter Basch)

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# Jane Fonda  # 1960's  # Peter Basch 

Shirley Temple (Movietone News, 1936)

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# Shirley Temple  # 1936  # Movietone News  # 1930's 

Agnes, Mam’selle Striptease [Plucking the Daisy](1955)

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# Brigitte Bardot  # Mam’selle Striptease  # Plucking the Daisy  # 1955 
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# James Dean  # 1950's  # Giant  # 1956 

What We Do in the Shadows

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# Jemaine Clement  # Taika Waititi  # What We Do in the Shadows  # Jonathan Brugh  # Cori Gonzalez-Macuer  # Mario Gaoa  # vampires  # Wellington  # NZ  # Toronto Film Festival  # TIFF  # Mill Valley Film Festival  # MVFF 

Alan Walbridge Ladd (September 3, 1931 - January 29, 1964)

I don’t care how small the parts are, as long as they’re good.

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# Alan Ladd  # happy birthday  # quote 

Margaret Yvonne Middleton (September 1, 1922 - January 8, 2007)

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# Yvonne De Carlo  # 1940's  # happy birthday 

Rose Joan Blondell (August 30, 1906 - December 25, 1979)

Union Depot (Warner Brothers, 1932)

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# Joan Blondell  # happy birthday  # Union Depot  # 1932  # Warner Brothers 

Ingrid Bergman (August 29, 1915 - August 29, 1982)

8mm home movies of Ingrid Bergman circa the filming Stromboli

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# Ingrid Bergman  # happy birthday  # Roberto Rossellini  # Stromboli  # candid  # 1950's 

Donald David Dixon Ronald O’Connor (August 28, 1925 - September 27, 2003)

I’d like to thank the Academy for my lifetime achievement award that I will eventually get.

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# Donald O'Connor  # happy birthday  # Debbie Reynolds  # I Love Melvin  # 1953 

Kay Francis, Stolen Holiday (Warner Brothers, 1937)

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# Kay Francis  # Stolen Holiday  # 1937  # Warner Brothers 

I did it for me. I liked it. I was good at it. And I was really — I was alive. ~ Walter White

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# Bryan Cranston  # Breaking Bad  # Walter White  # quote  # Heisenberg  # Dean Norris  # RJ Mitte  # outstanding lead actor in a drama series  # 66th Primetime Emmy Awards 
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# Marlene Dietrich  # Blonde Venus  # 1932  # Rita La Roy  # Josef von Sternberg  # Paramount