Scarlett Johansson | Vanity Fair, May 2014
Mickey Rooney Blew Through Wives and Fortunes, but God, What a Talent!
“He was the great Hollywood story, the original Hollywood train wreck, and the most genius of actors; Laurence Olivier called him the best ever. And now he’s gone.” -Nancy Jo Sales
Photograph by Herb Ritts. 

Mickey Rooney Blew Through Wives and Fortunes, but God, What a Talent!

“He was the great Hollywood story, the original Hollywood train wreck, and the most genius of actors; Laurence Olivier called him the best ever. And now he’s gone.” -Nancy Jo Sales

Photograph by Herb Ritts. 

“Look, I come from vaudeville, I come from burlesque, I come from heartaches, I come from sadness, I come from gladness, I come from work and sweat and respect for the craft.”

Mickey Rooney, 1920-2014

R.I.P. Mickey Rooney
The legendary actor—the only one who racked up movie credits in 10 different decades—passed away at the age of 93. 

R.I.P. Mickey Rooney

The legendary actorthe only one who racked up movie credits in 10 different decadespassed away at the age of 93. 

Happy Birthday, Marlon Brando!
The legendary actor would have been 90 today. 
(Photo: Getty)

Happy Birthday, Marlon Brando!

The legendary actor would have been 90 today. 

(Photo: Getty)

Katharine Hepburn, Box-Office Riot | Vanity Fair, January 1935
Liberté! Egalité! Fatigué! 
Could France be losing its panache, its je ne sais quoi? A. A. GIll reports. 
Illustration by Barry Blitt. 

Liberté! Egalité! Fatigué!

Could France be losing its panache, its je ne sais quoi? A. A. GIll reports. 

Illustration by Barry Blitt. 

Bob Balaban’s World
How The Character Actor Connects Nearly Everyone in Hollywood
“Confidence is essential, but ego is not.”

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