Category: hollywood

R.I.P. Rip Torn (1931 – 2019). 

R.I.P. Rip Torn (1931 – 2019). 

The creation of LA’s ‘most recognizable and be…

The creation of LA’s ‘most recognizable and beloved’ building: Griffith Observatory

“I spend a lot of time thinking of the Hereaft…

“I spend a lot of time thinking of the Hereafter – each time I enter a room I wonder what I’m here after.” ~ comedian Tim Conway (1933 – 2019)

“I never had confidence – never. The hardest t…

“I never had confidence – never. The hardest thing to know is your own worth, and it took me years and years to find out what mine is.” 

~ R.I.P. Peggy Lipton (1946 – 2019)

“I’ve never met an animal I didn’t…

“I’ve never met an animal I didn’t like, and I can’t say the same thing about people.”

~ actress, singer, and animal-welfare advocate Doris Day (1922 – 2019).

“I want you to laugh and cry. That’s wha…

“I want you to laugh and cry. That’s what I do.” 

~ Penny Marshall (1943 – 2018)

s-h-o-w-a: Japanese actress Mie Kitahara pos…

s-h-o-w-a:

Japanese actress Mie Kitahara posing in a swimsuit sitting on a beach towel, Japan, late 1950s

“I don’t know why I think this, but maybe I’ve…

“I don’t know why I think this, but maybe I’ve got my best work ahead. Maybe I’ll be putting my teeth in the glass, and maybe it will be a very different kind of role, but I want to do something where I’m not driving a car or a truck, where it’s real. Something that people wouldn’t expect me to do. Probably a man in search of himself. But we’re always searching for ourselves anyway.” 

~ Burt Reynolds (1936 – 2018)

R.I.P. Tab Hunter—teen heartthrob, movie star,…

R.I.P. Tab Hunter—teen heartthrob, movie star, and gay icon. 💔 

Pop Culture Artifacts at the Smithsonian, From…

Pop Culture Artifacts at the Smithsonian, From Ruby Slippers to Kermit the Frog