Actor, director, writer, producer, voice actor
George Orson Welles (ˈwɛlz; May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985) was an American actor, director, writer and producer who worked in theater, radio and film. He is best remembered for his innovative work in all three media: in theatre, most notably Caesar (1937), a groundbreaking...Wikipedia
Age: 70 (age at death)
Born: 6th May, 1915, Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
Died: 10th October, 1985, Hollywood, California, USA
Height: 6' 1½" (187 cm)
Claim to Fame: Citizen Kane
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Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what`s for lunch.
Now we sit through Shakespeare in order to recognize the quotations.
Was George Lucas' first choice as the voice for Darth Vader, but he thought the voice would be too recognizable.
Host/narrator of the BBC/Mutual Radio's "The Black Museum" (1952).
Pia Zadora Hospitalized in Intensive Care With a Head Injury After Fall From a Golf Cart in Las Vegas
The 60-year-old entertainer has been hospitalized in intensive care after falling from a golf cart and suffering a head injury on Thursday night near their home in the Las Vegas community of Summerlin, her rep confirmed Friday to E! News.
"Pia is resting comfortably and has been moved out of trauma care, but still remains in ICU," the rep said. "When she improves, she will have ankle surgery in Los Angeles in the next week or so."
Her husband, Mike Jeffries, had told the Las Vegas Sun that Zadora had suffered bleeding on her brain and a compound... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 months ago
Thursday, July 10, 2014, 00:34
Sveti Stefan: Serbian tennis great Novak Djokovic will wed longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic tomorrow in a civil ceremony at a posh resort on the Adriatic coast, a source close to the family said on Wednesday.
"The civil wedding will take place at Kraljicina (Queen`s) beach," the source, who requested anonymity, told AFP.
He added that the religious ceremony would take place two days later with only family and close friends invited.
Kraljicina is located close to Sveti Stefan islet, a luxury property in Montenegro bordered... Read More
Posted by Katherine_GR 7 months ago
Hollywood stalwart Joan Fontaine, best known for her roles in director Alfred Hitchcock's 1939 Rebecca and her Best Actress Oscar-winning role in his 1940 film Suspicion, died Sunday at her northern California home, according to several reports. She was 96.
Details of her death were not immediately available.
In addition to playing a mousey spouse in both the Hitchcock films, first alongside Laurence Olivier and then to Cary Grant, Fontaine's other well-known movies included 1943's The Constant Nymph, which got her a third Oscar nomination, 1944's... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 1 year ago
A new play based on the life of Rita Hayworth will be brought to life with costumes by Zac Posen.
Private Dancer, which explores the behind-the-scenes drama of the late Forties star who battled alcoholism and Alzheimer's disease off-screen, opens December 5 at the Lion Theater in New York.
Mr Posen, 33, famous for dressing the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow and Uma Thurman on the red carpet, will no doubt use his flair for the dramatic in his first foray into costume design with the play.
Private dancers, a new play based on the life of Rita Hayworth (pictured 1946),... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago
MILAN (AP) -- A long-lost Orson Welles film that was believed destroyed in a 1970 fire has been discovered in a northern Italian warehouse and will finally make its public debut 75 years after being filmed, an Italian film archive announced Thursday.
The silent film "Too Much Johnson," a slapstick comedy made just before Welles went to Hollywood to film "Citizen Kane," was found in a box that had been stored for years in the northeastern city of Pordenone before being identified, said Giuliana Puppin, a spokeswoman for the archive, Cineteca del... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago