Female Stars

Farrah Fawcett

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Farrah Fawcett's famous red swimsuit photo. (Bizarre Los Angeles)

“I was a little self-conscious probably because my smile is so big. I was very insecure. I did not like my legs. I was very shy.” — Farrah Fawcett Photo: Bruce McBroom   “You have to have something to play. You have to have character. I look at scripts differently today. I used to put […]

Female Stars

Cyd Charisse

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“You know those shows where the censors label it ‘objectionable in part.’ Well, I’m always the part.” — Cyd Charisse Photo and quote: 1957

Female Stars

Mitzi Gaynor

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“While I didn’t realize it back then, the day I got my first job at Fox it was just about all over. The studios were about to dissolve, and the kind of singing-and-dancing movies that I had been made to make weren’t going to be made anymore.” — Mitzi Gaynor Source: Larry Kart (1987)

Character Actors

Betty White

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“It’s your outlook on life that counts. If you take yourself lightly and don’t take yourself too seriously, pretty soon you can find the humor in our everyday lives. And sometimes it can be a lifesaver.” — Betty White   “During the Depression, my dad made radios to sell to make extra money. Nobody had […]

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Diana Rigg – photos and quotes

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"I decided to try and become commercial for a change. The trouble with staying with a classical company is that you become known as 'a lady actress.' No one ever thinks of you, except for parts in long skirts and blank verse." -- Diana Rigg (Bizarre Los Angeles)

“I decided to try and become commercial for a change. The trouble with staying with a classical company is that you become known as ‘a lady actress.’ No one ever thinks of you, except for parts in long skirts and blank verse.” — Diana Rigg   “It’s true, I loved the excitement that went with […]

Female Stars

Debra Paget

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“Working before a camera is like standing in front of a magnifying glass. It makes you look bigger than you are. But losing weight is no hardship for me. I always carry a few Ayds with me wherever I go to control my appetite.” — Debra Paget Source: Jane L. Wright (1959) Photo: The River’s […]

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Ingrid Pitt

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"I hope I am not making it in this business on my sexy looks. I really don't think it's that important. But evidently the masses are looking for sex in every picture. And if they want it, I think they should have it. Cinema is meant to entertain." -- Ingrid Pitt (Bizarre Los Angeles)

“I hope I am not making it in this business on my sexy looks. I really don’t think it’s that important. But evidently the masses are looking for sex in every picture. And if they want it, I think they should have it. Cinema is meant to entertain, and producers should strive to make the […]

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Salma Hayek – photos and quotes

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"I just have to be very careful not to get stuck. I've been training as an actress for a very long time, and there are other parts of me that I'd like to show." -- Salma Hayek (Bizarre Los Angeles)

“I just have to be very careful not to get stuck. I’ve been training as an actress for a very long time, and there are other parts of me that I’d like to show.” — Salma Hayek Source: Rene Rodriguez (1995) Photo: Allure/Patrick Demarchelier   “I was petrified. I had nightmares about the snake for […]