Barbara Stanwyck (born Ruby Catherine Stevens; July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American actress. She was a film and television star, known during her 60-year career as a consummate and versatile professional with a strong, realistic screen presence, and a favorite of...Wikipedia
Age: 82 (age at death)
Born: 16th July, 1907, Brooklyn, New York.
Died: 20th January, 1990, Santa Monica, California
Height: 5' 5" (165 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Big Valley
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According to biographical film Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire (1991) (TV), Stanwyck became a model for women actors. Such stars as Sally Field and Virginia Madsen have publicly pointed to Stanwyck as their model.
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 796-798. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.
There`s nothing more fun in the whole world than seeing a child open a present at Christmas. To have a six-year-old boy stroke a bicycle with his eyes and, not daring to touch, turn and ask, `Is it mine, Missy? Really mine?` That`s part of my future. The rest is work. And, I hope, some wisdom.
Egotism - usually just a case of mistaken nonentity.
Marilyn Monroe 'had a lesbian affair with her drama teacher Natasha Lytess' and lived together 'as man and wife'
Marilyn Monroe had a secret lesbian affair with her domineering German acting teacher, newly unearthed documents reveal.
They show that the actress lived as ‘man and wife’ with Columbia Pictures drama coach Natasha Lytess for two of the seven years they worked together from 1948 to 1955.
Miss Monroe, who was married three times, is said to have admitted to lesbian flings with fellow stars Joan Crawford, Marlene Dietrich and Barbara Stanwyck, as well affairs with Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra and John and Bobby Kennedy.
Now a pair of Miss Monroe’s... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 months ago
Tough-talking, yet sensible. Earnestly sincere, yet hip to bull. Sandra Bullock in Gravity?
Well, sure. But the same was said (and much earlier) about screen legend Barbara Stanwyck – "A Stand-Up Dame," as PEOPLE called her in 1990, when, after a four-decade career, the formidable star of Annie Oakley, Stella Dallas, Meet John Doe, The Lady Eve, Double Indemnity, 1953's Titanic and TV's The Big Valley, among other popular vehicles of their day, died of heart failure at age 82.
"She wasn't a great beauty like Dietrich or Garbo or an... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 1 year ago
Peter Breck, who starred as Barbara Stanwyck's most temperamental son, Nick Barkley, in the popular 1960s western series 'The Big Valley,' died on Monday in Vancouver, British Columbia. He was 82 and had lived in Vancouver since the 1980s.
His death was confirmed by his wife, Diana.
Mr. Breck began his acting career shortly after serving in the Navy. He studied drama and English at the University of Houston and began appearing in productions at the Alley Theater in Houston before moving on to the Arena Theater in Washington, where Robert Mitchum saw him... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 3 years ago
NEW YORK - Robert Wagner`s long-awaited autobiography "Pieces of My Heart," written with Scott Eyman, is officially in book stores Tuesday. It`s a terrific read: classy like Wagner and full of interesting showbiz stories and insights.
During the course of his long-distance movie career, Wagner has worked with a staggering number of iconic headliners -- such names as Spencer Tracy, Audrey Hepburn, Laurence Olivier, John Ford, Sophia Loren, James Cagney, Paul Newman, Fred Astaire, Blake Edwards, Steve McQueen and Elizabeth Taylor only scratch the surface. And... Read More
Posted by CindyCelebs 6 years ago
This night time spin-off from the then top-rated series "Dynasty" featured the adventures of Jeff and Fallon Colby in California.