Here are 10 things you should know about Lewis Stone, born 139 years ago today. He had a prolific and successful career long before he portrayed Judge James K. Hardy.
Here are 10 things you should know about Claude Rains, born 129 years ago today. He was an actor’s actor, and we’ll never say no to watching a movie he appears in.
Here are 10 things you should know about Ann Harding, born 116 years ago today. Her time in the spotlight was relatively brief, though she worked steadily for 35 years on the stage, in motion pictures and on television. As with Kay Francis, TCM has gone a long way in renewing interest in—and appreciation of—Harding’s movie career.
Here are 10 things you should know about the delightful Judy Holliday, born 97 years ago today. Though she appeared in fewer than a dozen pictures (and starred or was featured in even fewer), her impact on Hollywood was indelible. We have a big movie-star crush on her, and so should you.
Here are 10 things you should know about Charles Coburn, born 141 years ago today. He’s one of the few character actors whose presence in a cast is enough to convince us to watch a movie we might otherwise pass on.