#BornThisDay: Actor, Montgomery Clift

October 17, 1920- Montgomery Clift made his Broadway debut at 13 years old in something titled Fly Away Home (actually, it was a hit comedy starring ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Gay Rights Pioneer, Edward Carpenter

August 29, 1844- Edward Carpenter: “I might have simply settled down into an armchair literary life. I really don't know exactly why I didn't.” Gay Rights activist, socialist, feminist, pacifist, vegetarian, nudist, mystic, poet, essayist, sandal wearer… an ... See the Rest

Watch Robert Pattinson and Dane DeHaan in the James Dean Biopic “Life” – Cool or Nah?

Dane DeHaan is up-and-coming young actor James Dean. Robert Pattinson is the Life ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Filmmaker, Nicholas Ray

  August 7, 1911- Nicholas Ray grew-up as Raymond Nicholas Kienzle in Wisconsin & he was a little juvenile delinquent, skipping school, drinking, fighting, & with quite the reputation for his talent as an orator & his ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Actor, Tom Drake

August 5, 1918- He was born as Alfred Sinclair Alderdice in Brooklyn. At some point in his stage career & after several other name changes, he landed on Tom Drake as his ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Writer, Gavin Lambert

July 23, 1924- I met Gavin Lambert at a coke fueled, debauched, all-male party at the Hollywood Hills home of a famed Oscar nominated, Tony Award winning ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Actor, Tab Hunter

July 11, 1931- Arthur Andrew Kelm Gelien was a champion equestrian & figure skater before an agent, Henry Willson, turned him into Tab Hunter (the same agent ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: TV Host, Merv Griffin

July 6, 1925- When Mervyn Edward Griffin died, he left behind: Wheel Of Fortune, Jeopardy  (both game shows invented & produced) & its ... See the Rest