Page 1 of 2 12 Last
Results 1 to 15 of 18

Thread: Janet Leigh

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Posts
    4,108
    Thanks
    17,090
    Was Thanked 5,542 Times in 2,227 Posts

    Janet Leigh

    Janet Leigh (July 6, 1927 October 3, 2004) was an American actress.

    Discovered by the actress Norma Shearer, Leigh secured a contract with MGM and began her film career in the late 1940s. She appeared in several popular films over the following decade, including Houdini (1953), in which she co-starred with her husband, Tony Curtis.

    From the end of the 1950s, she played more dramatic roles in such films as Touch of Evil (195 and The Manchurian Candidate (1962), but she achieved her most lasting recognition for her performance as Marion Crane in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho (1960). For this role she was awarded the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

    By Stan.


  2. The Following User Says Thank You to gryphondo For This Useful Post: gunicamu
  3. # ADS
    Join Date
    Always
    Posts
    Many
     
  4. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    3,147
    Thanks
    619
    Was Thanked 8,778 Times in 2,643 Posts
    reposts
    Last edited by echoes; June 29th, 2012 at 01:35 AM.

  5. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to vdat100 For This Useful Post:: bvmerc, gryphondo, Master Yoda
  6. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    3,147
    Thanks
    619
    Was Thanked 8,778 Times in 2,643 Posts
    by mad dan

    new


  7. The Following User Says Thank You to vdat100 For This Useful Post: gryphondo
  8. #4
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    1,405
    Thanks
    106
    Was Thanked 3,027 Times in 1,215 Posts
    new
    Thank You. Won't You?

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to RODAK For This Useful Post: gryphondo
  10. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Posts
    4,108
    Thanks
    17,090
    Was Thanked 5,542 Times in 2,227 Posts
    By T. Stroweaver.


  11. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Posts
    4,108
    Thanks
    17,090
    Was Thanked 5,542 Times in 2,227 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh

    by Ision


  12. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to gryphondo For This Useful Post:: bvmerc, cretin, Master Yoda, vdat100
  13. #7
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    18,191
    Thanks
    4,862
    Was Thanked 98,979 Times in 18,198 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh

    Credit To luc1968:


  14. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to roadrunner4024 For This Useful Post:: bvmerc, c5aload, gryphondo, Master Yoda, ta2ta4
  15. #8
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    217
    Thanks
    218
    Was Thanked 1,034 Times in 233 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


    50 and foxy!

  16. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to ta2ta4 For This Useful Post:: gryphondo, roadrunner4024
  17. #9
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    217
    Thanks
    218
    Was Thanked 1,034 Times in 233 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


    As a brunette(!), she co-starred with Dick Van Dyke in the film version of "Bye Bye Birdie".

  18. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to ta2ta4 For This Useful Post:: gryphondo, roadrunner4024, tomhartyah
  19. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    217
    Thanks
    218
    Was Thanked 1,034 Times in 233 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


    Will she never learn?

  20. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to ta2ta4 For This Useful Post:: gryphondo, roadrunner4024, vdat100
  21. #11
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    18,191
    Thanks
    4,862
    Was Thanked 98,979 Times in 18,198 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh

    Credit To The Shape:


  22. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to roadrunner4024 For This Useful Post:: Bogus Art, gryphondo
  23. #12
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    217
    Thanks
    218
    Was Thanked 1,034 Times in 233 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


    Inspired by the early studio still on the left, my fantasy "outtake" from the set of "Psycho".

  24. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to ta2ta4 For This Useful Post:: c5aload, fantisee, roadrunner4024
  25. #13
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    217
    Thanks
    218
    Was Thanked 1,034 Times in 233 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


    Here's a young Janet Leigh in Howard Hughes' "Jet Pilot". Filmed in 1950, there followed a typical long period of tinkering by Hughes, and it was finally released in 1957!

  26. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to ta2ta4 For This Useful Post:: c5aload, fantisee, gryphondo, roadrunner4024
  27. #14
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    217
    Thanks
    218
    Was Thanked 1,034 Times in 233 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


    "How's this, Tony?"

  28. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to ta2ta4 For This Useful Post:: c5aload, gryphondo, gunicamu, roadrunner4024
  29. #15
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    4,701
    Thanks
    18,617
    Was Thanked 13,697 Times in 4,354 Posts

    Re: Janet Leigh


Page 1 of 2 12 Last

Posting Permissions