Happy 55th Birthday, Emma Thompson!
b. 15th April 1959"I’m not fiddling about with myself. We’re in this awful youth-driven thing now where everybody needs to look 30 at 60. The trick is to age honestly and make it look great so that everyone looks forward to it."
Julie Andrews and a little bit of Broadway
On the pictures above:
- My Fair Lady
do you ever watch a really bad movie just because one actor played in it and you’re like “i hope you’re fucking happy now, i’m doing this for you”
Yul Brynner wins the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of The King of Siam in The King & I (1956)
Originally, Yul Brynner was so against playing the part that he came in so angry to the audition that Roger & Hammerstein knew he was the perfect man for the role. He played the role of the King of Siam 4,235 times on stage and once on screen and is the only actor to win both an Oscar and Tony Award for playing the same role.
Emma Thompson as Mrs. Lovett in the New York Philarmonic’s musical Sweeney Todd. For information, this is the costume used in the beginning of the show, before she rips her sleeves and her dress. They all pretended to be reading scripts a few minutes, before going crazy and use all the stage.
"They can’t be brotp and otp at the same ti-"
This gifset doesn’t believe you.