A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Norma Jeane

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Norma Jeane

“The Red Sweater” pictures of Norma Jeane Baker, started the whirlwind career of Marilyn Monroe. Although, she modeled and had small parts in some films, this red sweater (and the sexy, appeal of the “sweater girl”) had people noticing the … Continue reading

Marilynette Monday!

Marilynette Monday!

Little known facts about Marilyn : Monroe was athletic! She was an early devotee of yoga, and was taught by Indra Devi, a Swedish-Russian Bollywood film star who also taught Greta Garbo and Gloria Swanson. Also, as a young married … Continue reading

Marilyn: Unruly Role Model

Marilyn: Unruly Role Model

On August 5th we usually celebrate Marilyn Monroe’s life, and sometimes I can get flack for that. A lot of ppl say, she isn’t a good role model, she slept around and did drugs. Well, yes those are true. Marilyn … Continue reading

THAT DRESS!!

THAT DRESS!!

Designer Travilia, made the iconic white dress worn by Marilyn Monroe, as a blast of air, from the subway grating gives everyone a little peek at those famous gams (& a little more)! The dress was worn by MM, in … Continue reading

Sheree North goes West

Sheree North goes West

Sheree North was a talented dancer, singer, and actress, with a body like a B-52! North honed her song and dance skills, as a child. Sheree performed for the troops, with the USO at age, 10. After that, all she … Continue reading

A Star is Born

A Star is Born

Susan Strasberg might as well have started acting right out of the womb. Her parents were Lee and Paula Strasberg, the famous acting coach, duo. Susan was just a child in the midst of their rise to glory, teaching A-listers … Continue reading