#BornThisDay: Actor, Elaine Stritch

February 2, 1925- Elaine Stritch is one of my favorite show biz figures and my Doppelgänger. I wish that she was still here. I grieved something terrible on that summer day in 2014 when news of Stritch’s final curtain call came through on that Internet thing. I ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Composer/Writer, Ned Rorem

October 23, 1923- Ned Rorem: “Anyone can be gay, it's no accomplishment - but only I can be me.” I am really not much of a fan of symphonic or “serious” music, & although I ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Angela Lansbury

October 16, 1925- Angela Lansbury: “Actors are not made, they are born.” In Seattle, 1984, the producer/writer & the director of a brand new TV show had ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Actor/Director, Cornel Wilde

October 13, 1912- Cornel Wilde, not to be confused with gay author Oscar Wilde or racial equity activist Cornel West, darkly handsome, with a ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Writer, Arthur Laurents

 July 14, 1917- Arthur Laurents, as the story goes: late for his place on a panel discussion, Laurents burst onto the stage draped in mink & announced: "Behold, a living ... See the Rest

Oscars 2014: The Show & The Winners

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The Angela Lansbury GIF Shop

Angela Lansbury, receiving her honorary Academy Award at the 2013 ... See the Rest

Angela Lansbury; Murder Oh No She Betta Don’t

Angela Lansbury is not happy about the fact ... See the Rest