Here are 10 things you should know about Grace Kelly, born 90 years ago today. One of the most beautiful women ever to, er, grace the silver screen, she left a remarkable legacy, considering she appeared in just 11 Hollywood movies.
Here are 10 things you should know about William Haines, born 119 years ago today. Not widely remembered today, he was a huge star in the late 1920s and ‘early 30s.
Here are 10 things you should know about Veronica Lake, born 96 years ago today. Troubled and at times difficult, Lake had no shortage of both supporters and detractors during her time in the spotlight, and the debate over her career continues among old-movie buffs to this day.
Here are 10 things you should know about Miriam Hopkins, born 116 years ago today. Ask the average person on the street about Hopkins, and you’ll likely receive a blank stare. But movie buffs well recall her many standout performances.
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.