Category Archives: Women in Film & TV

Mad-Hatter Hedda Hopper

Day 360 of Colourisation Project – May 2 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Let’s face it, Hollywood would be bland without its gossip columnists. There have been many; Perez … Continue reading

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Carolyn Jones’ Crowning Glory

Day 356 of Colourisation Project – April 28 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication.  You may not immediately recognise today’s colourisation subject with her bob haircut. Texan born actress, Carolyn … Continue reading

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Simply Movita

Day 340 of Colourisation Project – April 12 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. When Movita Castaneda died on February 12, 2015, just three months ago, she was the last … Continue reading

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Bette Davis – Larger Than Life

Day 333 of Colourisation Project – April 5 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Often referred to as The First Lady of the American Screen, she was placed second, behind … Continue reading

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The Ageless Gloria Swanson

Day 324 of Colourisation Project – March 27 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Though they may not know much about her, most people will surely remember her for her … Continue reading

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Virginia Grey ~ Always the Bridesmaid

Day 319 of Colourisation Project – March 22 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. American actress,Virginia Grey born this day, March 22, 1917 in Los Angeles, California, made her debut … Continue reading

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Before Marilyn there was Marilyn

Day 317 of Colourisation Project – March 20 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. She was once compared to Marilyn Monroe to which she replied, “Hey, I’m the blonde with … Continue reading

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All About Barbara Bates

Day 315 of Colourisation Project – March 18 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Hollywood seems to produce more drama off screen than on. Today’s colourisation subject is another story … Continue reading

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Susan Hayward – Brooklyn Bombshell

Day 311 of Colourisation Project – March 14 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Hollywood wouldn’t be Hollywood without its stories of love, lust, infidelities, revenge, murder, jealousy, mental illness, … Continue reading

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Jean Harlow – Archetype Sex Symbol

Day 300 of Colourisation Project – March 3 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Nicknamed the Blonde Bombshell and the Platinum Blonde, Jean Harlow, the archetype sex-symbol of the silver screen, … Continue reading

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