Here are 10 things you should know about Chester Morris, born 120 years ago today. Morris enjoyed a successful career in theatre, films, radio and television that spanned more than half a century.
Here are 10 things you should know about Lew Ayres, born 112 years ago today. Over the course of a long career, he had film and/or TV credits in eight consecutive decades.
Here are 10 things you should know about Lewis Stone, born 141 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 Marie Dressler was born—wait for it—152 years ago today. That she is still a prominent pop-cultural figure (at least among old-movie buffs) is a remarkable thing.
Here are 10 things you should know about Dickie Moore, born 95 years ago today. Some years ago, we were lucky enough to attend a special event at NYC’s Film Forum: a Q&A with Moore and his wife, actress Jane Powell.
It was a delight to see these two Hollywood veterans in tandem that night. They couldn’t have been more charming, and their mutual affection and respect was readily apparent—in short, they were darned cute together—as they delighted those assembled with insider tales of Hollywood’s glory days.
Moore was darned cute in the movies back in the day, too. He’s one of our favorite child actors of the 1930s.