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Profiles

  • Irene Outtrim (1880 - 1949)
    Irene Outtrim was born on February 17, 1880 in Bright, Victoria, Australia as Irene Louise Outtrim. She was an actress, known for Salvation Nell (1915), The Unwritten Law (1916) and Heart of Juanita (1...
  • Rachel Lynn Matthews
    Rachel Lynn Matthews (born October 25, 1993) is an American actress. She is best known for starring in her uncle, filmmaker Christopher Landon's films Happy Death Day and Happy Death Day 2U. Diagnose...
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    Juliet Prowse (1936 - 1996)
    From Juliet Anne Prowse (September 25, 1936 – September 14, 1996) was a dancer, whose four-decade career included stage, television and film. She was raised in South Africa, where her family emigrate...
  • Helen Menken (1901 - 1966)
    Helen Menken was an American actress, born Helen Meinken to a German-French father, Frederick Meinken, and an Irish-born mother, Mary Madden. Born in New York City, Menken was originally a teenage ac...
  • Norma Mitchell (1884 - 1967)
    Norma Mitchell was born on May 8, 1884 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. She was a writer and actress, known for Susan and God (1940), Melody in Spring (1934) and The Cradle Snatchers (1927). She was marr...

A tribute to the character actresses, pin-ups, "legends" from the Golden Age, who the modern public never really speak or think about; and those who succumbed to tragic deaths.

"Life can be wildly tragic at times, but whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh." - Katharine Hepburn.



List (alphabetical by first name)

A

B

C

D

E

F

  • Faith Domergue
  • Fay Holden, in Bulldog Drummond series
  • Fern Emmett
  • Frances Dee

G

H

  • Heather Angel, in Bulldog Drummond series
  • Heather Young, birth name: Patricia Kay Paterson - Land of the Giants
  • Hedy Lamarr in Cecil B. DeMille's Biblical epic, Samson and Delilah (1949)
  • Helen Gallagher, born JUly 19, 1926.

I

J

K

L

M

N

  • Neva Peoples (1914–1995) - Ella in The Duke is Tops (1938); Bronze Venus (1938)
  • Nina May McKinney (1912–1967) - The Devil's Daughter (1939)
  • Noreen Nash

O

P

Q

R

S

T

  • Tamar Cooper
  • Tamara Dobson
  • Tandra Quinn
  • Teresa Graves
  • Teresa Wright
  • Terry Moore
  • Tina Louise

U

V

W

X

Y

  • Yvonne Craig. Most famous as Batgirl on the campy ‘60’s series Batman (She felt so connected with the role, she lead a campaign in the late ‘80’s to protest the character’s paralysis caused by the Joker in Batman: the Killing Joke because she felt it was demeaning).
  • Yvonne De Carlo

Z



Classic Movies

  • Frankenstein (1931)
  • Scarface (1932)
  • Robin Hood (1938)
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
  • Wuthering Heights (1939)
  • Gone With the Wind (1939)
  • The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • The Letter (1940)
  • Citizen Kane (1941)
  • The Wolf Man (1941)
  • Casablanca (1942)
  • Flying Tigers (1942)
  • It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
  • Hamlet (1948)
  • Adams Rib (1949)
  • A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
  • Around The World in 80 Days (1956)
  • The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

To be continued



SciFi Classics

PinUp Cartoons

Links and References