Distinct Nostalgia

Celebrating British Icons - Dame Thora Hird's daughter Janette Scott on life as a star in the Golden Age of Cinema - Part Two

July 08, 2023 MIM
Distinct Nostalgia
Celebrating British Icons - Dame Thora Hird's daughter Janette Scott on life as a star in the Golden Age of Cinema - Part Two
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British film actress Janette Scott began her career in the 1940s as a child star. The daughter of Dame Thora Hird she went on to play leading roles in a plethora of films in the 50s and 60s. One time partner of Sir David Frost, Janette was also married to the singer Mel Torme. In Part Two of this special interview (recorded during the Pandemic) she speaks candidly to Ashley about becoming a Hollywood star, working with Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas, her first screen kiss, her first marriage, The Day of the Triffids and her connection to the Rocky Horror Show. Part Three of the interview will be released soon.

The Celebrating British Icons Season will continue with more great interviews in coming weeks.

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