Here are 10 things you should know about Janet Gaynor, born 115 years ago today. She rose rapidly to stardom in the late 1920s but by the late ’30s had all but retired.
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.
Here are 10 things you should know about C. Aubrey Smith, born 157 years ago today. He exemplified the stiff-upper-lip English gentleman on stage and screen.