Hollywood’s First Femme Fatale: Olive Thomas

Hollywood’s First Femme Fatale: Olive Thomas

Olive Thomas may have been the first, flapper girl, ever. But, she was gone by the dawn of the Jazz age. Her story is that of triumph and tragedy, straight out of Shakespeare. Olive was raised in dire poverty, in … Continue reading

Southern Belle

Southern Belle

Dorothy Sebastian had young, ambition. She wanted to become a star, more than anything in the world. But, her parents frowned upon her celebrity, cravings. At 15, Dorothy ran away from Alabama, to NYC with nothing but moxie and a … Continue reading

Safe in Hell

Safe in Hell

Dorothy Mackaill is a British-born actress who made her mark with silent films, then to pre-code, talkies. As a teenage runaway, Dorothy made it to London to pursue, acting. Somehow the teen made it from London, to Paris. In Paris, … Continue reading