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Ann Sothern (1909-2001) by George Hurrell

Ann Sothern by George Hurrell.Ann Sothern, a deft comedian and talented singer who was known as the Queen of the B's at Columbia and RKO, where she made 18 movies between 1934 and

George Hurrell (1904-1992), dubbed the "Grand Seigneur of the Hollywood Portrait" originally learned how to use a camera so that he could photograph his paintings. Before long, taking photos took the place of painting. Over his career, he photographed many great stars, from Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, & Bette Davis to Greta Garbo, Errol Flynn, & Humphrey Bogart. His work set a new standard for Hollywood portraits. It even inspired a new name for the genre - glamour photography.

Its all so simple – no one believes me … you strike a pose, then you light it. Then you clown around and get some action in the expressions.

Gracie Allen, comedienne, radio personality, and partner and foil of husband, fellow comedian George Burns.

Gracie Allen Born Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen July 1895 San Francisco, California, U. Died August 1964 (aged Los Angeles, California, U. Cause of death Heart attack

Actor/singer Gordon MacRae was born today in He's best remembered for his roles in the musical films Oklahoma! Some of his other credits include By The Light of the Silvery Moon and Tea For Two. He passed in

Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart and George Cukor on the set of "The Philadelphia Story," 1940

Lit from within

Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, and director George Cukor on the set of "The Philadelphia Story", 1940