Women on the Moveis a one-a-month series on this blog about women of retirement age who refuse to retire from life. Women who seek and embrace change. Women who stand at the bend in the road and, with a sense of adventure, impulsiveness, curiosity and courage, keep walking.
Smits is proud of his heritage and is mindful he is a role model for young Hispanic actors looking to get into the business.
It’s hard to believe that Bette Midler isn’t a native New Yorker. She manages to combine a chutzpah and a Manhattan-style savviness that not everyone born to a seamstress and a house painter in Honolulu could manage
An eight-hour series explores the feud between Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, starring Hollywood legends Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon.
Throughout his career, Darrow devoted himself to opposing the death penalty, which he felt conflicted with humanitarian progress. Of more than 100 cases, Darrow lost only one. He became renowned for moving juries and even judges to tears with his eloquence.
Turner’s later years were ones of “exceptional energy and vigour” as he continued to travel for his art.