Fashion Model / Ziegfied Girl / Film & Theatre Actress
Paulette Goddard (June 3, 1910 – April 23, 1990) was an American actress. A child fashion model and a performer in several Broadway productions as a Ziegfeld Girl, she became a major star of the Paramount Studio in the 1940s. Her most notable films were her first major role,...Wikipedia
Age: 79 (age at death)
Born: 3rd June, 1910, Whitestone Landing, Queens, New York, USA
Died: 23rd April, 1990, Ronco, sopra Ascona, Ticino, Switzerland
Height: 5' 4" (163 cm)
Claim to Fame: Modern Times (1936) .... A Gamin
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FOR Charles Spencer Chaplin, 1914 was a very good year. In January he was a minor British vaudeville star who had just signed a contract to appear in a series of comedies produced by the Keystone Film Company.
That year Chaplin appeared in some 35 short films, ranging in length from 5 to 30 minutes, and at the end of December he was one of the stars of “Tillie’s Punctured Romance,” the film generally considered to be the first feature-length comedy made in America.
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Posted by crown022002 4 years ago
WITH three of its six titles new to DVD, Universal’s “Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memories Collection” offers some fresh insight into the development of one of America’s most revered and culturally resonant comedians.
Hope was a Broadway headliner with a handful of Vitaphone shorts and a promising radio show to his credit when Paramount invited him to Hollywood for “The Big Broadcast of 1938,” one in a series of loosely knit comedies that allowed audiences to see the performers they had been enjoying over the airwaves.
Though Hope... Read More
Posted by crown022002 4 years ago
Vanna Bonta has been sighted on Santa Catalina, an island about 22 miles offshore Los Angeles. She was spotted getting off a boat and landed in time for Thanksgiving. Vanna was wearing a leopard print hat and had her dog, Sky with her. Insiders report the novelist shows up with her husband for breakfast around noon. Catalina Island has had people living on it for 7000 years. The island has served as a location for over 225 films. It was the home of writer Zane Grey in the 20s. Charlie Chaplin and his wife, Paulette Goddard, kept their boat moored there. It was also... Read More
Posted by doren 6 years ago
Owing to her donation of an estimated twenty million dollars, New York University named a residence hall after her. Paulette Goddard Hall is located at 79 Washington Square East in New York City. NYU`s Tisch School of the Arts also named its main staircase after her and awards several scholarships to students in her honor.
Actress Claire Trevor once reminisced on her friendship with Goddard. She said that Goddard was a year older (!) and that they had attended high school and sorority together, and that the guys were "gaga" over the lovely, young Pauline.
Actors and actresses who say they never go to see their own pictures are talking through their hats. You don`t have to be a Freud to know that the most fascinating person in the world - actors or anybody - is yourself.
I lived in Hollywood long enough to learn to play tennis and become a star, but I never felt it was my home.