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Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: ...

wikipedia - 27 Dec 2017
Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: [ˈɡreːˈta lʊˈviːˈsa ˈɡɵstafˈsɔn]; 18 September 1905 – 15 April 1990), was a Swedish-born American film actress during the 1920s and 1930s. Garbo was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Actress and received an honorary one in 1954 for her "luminous and unforgettable screen performances." In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Garbo fifth on their list of the greatest female stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema, after Ka
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This ballerina-turned-actress is getting ready to sing

Page Six - 15 Mar 2018
Irina Dvorovenko never had to open her mouth as a prima ballerina, but since leaving the American Ballet Theatre she's played a Russian spy on FX's “The Americans,” and will now sing in the musical “Grand Hotel,” in a role made famous in the US by ...
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How to Subtly Rip Off Marilyn Monroe's Look

Lifehacker - 14 Mar 2018
In beauty—as in fashion, food, and politics—there's no such thing as an original idea. Makeup is just an assortment of colored powders and waxes to smear on your face in a decorative manner; innovative formulations aside, that's all it will ever be ...
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'Red Sparrow' a terrific vehicle for Jennifer Lawrence

Honolulu Star-Advertiser - 02 Mar 2018
But in the moment the movie is just as much about Lawrence looking out the window, or beating up people with a golf club, or projecting blank-faced composure and extreme agitation, a combination she can do better than anybody. She plays a Russian ...
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Fashion Designer Hubert de Givenchy Dies at 91

Hollywood Reporter - 12 Mar 2018
The French designer, best known in Hollywood for his relationship with Audrey Hepburn, also dressed Elizabeth Taylor, Jackie Kennedy and Greta Garbo. Fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy, founder of the house of Givenchy, died Saturday at his home. He ...
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La Quinta Resort & Club: Old Hollywood's original desert hideaway

OCRegister - 24 Feb 2018
Designed to pamper, inspire and indulge your every whim, La Quinta not only hosts celebrities escaping the paparazzi and musicians playing at the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, it's also alive with the ghosts of old Hollywood royalty ...
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Cameron Diaz: Non sono mica Greta Garbo

Amica - 14 Mar 2018
Mai credere alle amiche… Anche se le amiche lo fanno in buona fede… Ricordiamocene la prossima volta che Selma Blair posta una news su una collega… No. Cameron Diaz non si ritira. Aspetta solo che arrivino copioni degni di attenzione… Intanto, però ...
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Strewth: the Garbo man

The Australian - 05 Mar 2018
As we wait for the inevitable next chapter of the Barnaby Joyce saga to drop, we should let our minds wander back to that time Peter Cook and Dudley Moore took the piss out of Greta Garbo. In their mini-documentary about a Scandinavian-born Hollywood ...
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Sridevi obituary: From Bollywood actress to Indian icon

BBC News - 25 Feb 2018
India is mourning screen icon Sridevi Kapoor, who has died aged 54. Her rise to stardom was an extraordinary chapter in the country's film industry, writes Sudha G Tilak. In the heat of the cruel south Indian summer, Sridevi cut a cool figure. It was ...
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Fashion Icon Hubert De Givenchy Dies Aged 91

HarpersBazaarArabia - 13 Mar 2018
Legendary couturier Hubert de Givenchy has died aged 91 at his home outside Paris, his family have confirmed. The French fashion designer dressed the likes of Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Kennedy, Greta Garbo, Grace Kelly and many other renowned style muses ...
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Divided Oscar Loyalties: Who Do They Really Want to Win the Gold?

Variety - 22 Feb 2018
Decisions, decisions: Academy Awards voters have plenty of worthy nominees to choose from as they mark their ballots in the final stretch of a particularly competitive Oscar season. But what about those voters who struggle with divided loyalties? There ...
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Nyförvärv: Greta Garbo av Edward Steichen

Mynewsdesk (pressmeddelande) - 15 Mar 2018
Roland Barthes analyserade hennes ansikte i essän ”Le visage de Garbo”, publicerad i Mythologies (1957). David Bowie sjöng ”I'm the twisted name on Garbo's eyes” i Quicksand på albumet Hunky Dory (1971). Myten Garbo är långt större än summan av Greta ...
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What your money can teach you about Swedish history

The Local Sweden - 28 Feb 2018
Greta Garbo, one of Sweden's most famous Hollywood stars. Photo: Anders Wiklund/TT. The film was based on the novel by another Swedish woman who has appeared on Swedish currency: Selma Lagerlöf (1858-1940). Published in 1891, Lagerlöf's debut novel ...
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Loneliness of Greta Garbo laid bare as letters put up for sale

The Guardian - 04 Dec 2017
The letters were all written to a Swedish countess, Marta Wachtmeister, and were carefully kept in a box file shaped like a leather-bound volume, along with some stalkerish letters sent by an anonymous fan to Garbo care of her friend, gloatingly ...
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Mirė legendinis prancūzų dizaineris Hubert'as de Givenchy - 12 Mar 2018
1959-aisiais Givenchy atidarė naują parduotuvę. Dabar tarp jo klientų buvo vien garsenybės – Holivudo žvaigždės Lauren Bacall, Grace Kelly, Marlen Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Vindzoro kunigaikštienė Wallis Simpson, baronienė Rothschild, grafienė von ...
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Theater openings Feb. 16-22

Chicago Tribune - 15 Feb 2018
Through March 11 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave.; 773-327-5252 and “Breach”: Victory Gardens presents Antoinette Nwandu's comedy about motherhood, family and self-acceptance. Through March 11 at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 ...
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Hollywood heirs selling off Tinseltown trinkets

Fox Business - 07 Mar 2018
Film buffs will likely recognize such Joseff of Hollywood creations as Bette Davis's (faux-jeweled) tiara from “The Virgin Queen,” Shelley Winters's teardrop pendant necklace from “South Sea Sinner,” and Katharine Hepburn's necklace of (simulated ...

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