Here are 10 things you should know about the fast-talking Lee Tracy, born 121 years ago today. Tracy’s one actor whose involvement in a picture is sufficient to convince us to watch. Show us his name in the credits, and we’re on board, no questions asked.
Here are 10 things you should know about Chester Morris, born 118 years ago today. Morris began acting as a teenager and enjoyed a career that spanned more than half a century.
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.