Here are 10 things you should know about Mayo Methot, born 117 years ago today. Though she enjoyed some success, her Hollywood story proved to be a sad one.
Here are 10 things you should know about Claire Dodd, born 109 years ago today. Her career was brief, but she made her mark in Hollywood as one of the loveliest actresses of the 1930s.
Here are 10 things you should know about Warren William, born 126 years ago today in Aitkin, Minnesota. William specialized in portraying charming scoundrels around whom no ingénue was safe, but off-screen, he was quite a different character.
Here are 10 things you should know about Margaret Lindsay, born 110 years ago today. Never an A-list star, she was, for our money, a welcome presence in any film.
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.