Tallulah Bankhead

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  • Birth Name: Tallulah Brockman Bankhead
  • Birth Place: Huntsville, Alabama, United States
  • Died: December 12, 1968
  • Profession: Actor

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(Clockwise, from right): John Daly, Dorothy Kilgallen, Bennett Cerf and Arlene Francis, <EM>What's My Line?</EM>

Here's something I'd like to ...

Question: Here's something I'd like to settle. Where did the phrase "bigger than a bread box" come from? My mom says it's from an old show, but since she can't remember which one, I'm not sure if she's right or not. I figured you would know since you… Read more

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This Dress Moved a Star to Tears
02:55 — When award-winning actor Diane Salinger looks to channel Tallulah Bankhead for an upcoming play, she turns to Doris for sartorial inspiration. From: (more…)
Lifeboat - Official Trailer
02:12 — Hitchcock's fine drama about the tensions that erupt between the survivors of a sunken ocean liner and a Nazi responsible for the disaster.
Lifeboat
01:12 — Hitchcock's fine drama about the tensions that erupt between the survivors of a sunken ocean liner and a Nazi responsible for the disaster.
Die! Die! My Darling! - Official Trailer
02:31 — An elderly religious fanatic whose son was killed in an auto wreck several years ago kidnaps her dead son's former fiancĂ©e and keeps her locked up in (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Tallulah Brockman Bankhead
  • Birth Place: Huntsville, Alabama, United States
  • Died: December 12, 1968
  • Profession: Actor