Melanie Laurent for InStyle US - June 2013
Whether dressed in top hat, white tie, and tails or in fashionable casual wear with a scarf serving as his belt, Fred Astaire always looked fabulous. Astaire epitomized whatever was cool at the time. According to Benny Green, “[Astaire] had an elegance that aligned itself with what I guess you’d call high society”. In the words of Howard Thompson, Astaire “gave to entertainment annals a champagne radiance that appealed to everybody on all levels, rich or poor”
SNL Digital Short S32E12: Body Fuzion
Bette Davis in “Now, Voyager”, 1942.
Great shot of Bette Davis emoting for a radio program in the 1940s.
“I think the great artists have always thought with the heart.”
Bette Davis (April 5, 1908 - October 6, 1989)
Gregory Peck (April 5, 1916 - June 12, 2003)
Spencer Tracy (April 5, 1900 - June 10, 1967)
Melvyn Douglas (April 5, 1901 - August 4, 1981)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY GREGORY PECK
“Gregory Peck is the hottest thing in town. Some say he is a second Gary Cooper. Actually, he is the first Gregory Peck.”