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A Thousand Words

“You look like a mime.” That came from the photographer who was shooting my headshot. Years ago. Back in New York. When we were still shooting in black and white. Film. Not digital. People say that to me all the … Continue reading

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Another Chance To Get It Right

On two separate occasions, I was hired to work background on big budget films that were shot a year before. In both cases, the movies were not testing well in previews, and so the decision was made to go back … Continue reading

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Coffee in the Cup

You’ve all seen it. The moment in the big budget Hollywood movie where the big time movie star is not drinking hot coffee out of a cup. He is not drinking the hot coffee out of the cup because there … Continue reading

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Sharing a Dressing Room with Marilyn Monroe

Last night I shared a dressing room with Marilyn Monroe. How many actors out there dream of saying that? Well, I can say it. In a way. It was at a corporate event. A great big splashy holiday party. The … Continue reading

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A Week in the Life

Monday At the costume fitting, I discovered I was to be wearing what amounted to little more than a long scarf.  A strip of flimsy fabric reaching mid-calf, with an opening at the neck.  Nothing on the sides.  No sleeves. … Continue reading

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