In Memoriam: Richard Attenborough, 1923-2014
In Jurassic Park, Richard Attenborough’s John Hammond marvels at his involvement as genial ringmaster of what would surely be the biggest animal show ever staged, considering that he got his start running a flea circus. Like his character, Attenborough had done it all in show business, acting in some 65 movies, ranging from the forgettable to some of the biggest hits of all time (Jurassic Park among them) and having directed a dozen more, including several celebrated epic biopics (most notably, Gandhi). If nothing else, Attenborough, who died at the age of 90 after a long stretch of poor health, was a showman.
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In Memoriam: Richard Attenborough, 1923-2014

In Jurassic Park, Richard Attenborough’s John Hammond marvels at his involvement as genial ringmaster of what would surely be the biggest animal show ever staged, considering that he got his start running a flea circus. Like his character, Attenborough had done it all in show business, acting in some 65 movies, ranging from the forgettable to some of the biggest hits of all time (Jurassic Park among them) and having directed a dozen more, including several celebrated epic biopics (most notably, Gandhi). If nothing else, Attenborough, who died at the age of 90 after a long stretch of poor health, was a showman.

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The Proust Questionnaire | Donatella Versace
What is your idea of perfect happiness? Family, friends, laughter, and music so loud you feel it inside.
What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? My personality.
What is your greatest extravagance?Diamonds.
What is your greatest regret? That my brother Gianni is not with us today.
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Illustration by Risko. 

The Proust Questionnaire | Donatella Versace

What is your idea of perfect happiness? Family, friends, laughter, and music so loud you feel it inside.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? My personality.

What is your greatest extravagance?Diamonds.

What is your greatest regret? That my brother Gianni is not with us today.

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Illustration by Risko. 

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Photograph by Ellen Von Unwerth.

Starlet Strategy | Emily Ratajkowski

Photograph by Ellen Von Unwerth.

In the Details | Peter Capaldi
A panoply of eccentric biographical data re: The New Doctor Who.
Photograph by Rankin. 

In the Details | Peter Capaldi

A panoply of eccentric biographical data re: The New Doctor Who.

Photograph by Rankin

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Illustration by André Carrilho. 
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Lauren Bacall, photographed by John Engstead, the year she became Mrs. Humphrey Bogart, 1945.

Of Style and Stardom

Lauren Bacall, photographed by John Engstead, the year she became Mrs. Humphrey Bogart, 1945.