"Don’t you know that a man being rich is like a girl being pretty? You wouldn’t marry a girl just because she’s pretty, but my goodness, doesn’t it help?"

Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

rettswood:

ACTRESS LESLEY SHARP, LONDON

The Order of the Companions of Honour, to be a member; Dame Maggie Smith, for services to drama.

Kristin Scott Thomas as Emma in Harold Pinter’s Betrayal at the Comedy theatre, London, directed by Ian Rickson (2011)

shihlun:

Jane Fonda.

kat-ruffin:

Dusty Springfield, 1960s

Happy Birthday Margarita Carmen Cansino aka Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 - May 14, 1987)

"I never really thought of myself as a sex goddess; I felt I was more a comedian who could dance."

So, does Kristin Scott Thomas find her beauty a burden?

Let’s get this into proportion, I’m not Miss World. And I’ve never really felt… Oh, God. It’s such a dangerous subject, you end up sounding… People have told me, but I’ve always thought they must be mad.

Kristin Scott Thomas attends the 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards

CAYLO