Tag Archives: Anna May Wong

Pearl (Buck) of the Orient

Day 303 of Colourisation Project – March 6 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. The first adult novel I ever read was Pearl S. Buck‘s best selling classic, The Good … Continue reading

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Merle Oberon Nonetheless

Day 288 of Colourisation Project – February 19 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Ever since I first saw her playing Cathy in Wuthering Heights (1939) opposite Laurence Olivier, I … Continue reading

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RIP Luise Rainer

Day 250 of Colourisation Project – January 12 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born this day, 12 January, 1910, Luise Rainer, a German-born film actress was the first person … Continue reading

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Anna May Wong – Reluctant Dragon Lady

Day 241 of Colourisation Project – January 3 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. A third-generation American, Anna May Wong was Hollywood’s first Chinese American movie star. Starting out in … Continue reading

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