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We've started on the actors, now time to give the actresses a little blog room. I have worked with many terrific actresses in the industry, all talented and hard working in a challenging world, but one or two are memorable for their extraordinary, extrovert personalities. Lets start with Glynis Johns.   Glynis was a really fine actress of her day, retired now.  She started her career in the British Film Industry....remember her paying ...
Can you think of two more different experiences?  A root canal and sailing. Just experienced both on my trip to Ventura, California.  One is always  joyful and the other not so much.  After enduring toothache for a couple of days, a trip to the dentist was clearly on the cards,   The biggest challenge was getting there!  I have never been blessed with an amazing sense of direction.....my husband once ...
Can you think of two more different experiences?  A root canal and sailing. Just experienced both on my trip to Ventura, California.  One is always  joyful and the other not so much.  After enduring toothache for a couple of days, a trip to the dentist was clearly on the cards,   The biggest challenge was getting there!  I have never been blessed with an amazing sense of direction.....my husband once ...
Last week I was filming a self tape audition with friends Cary Judd and Austin von Johnson at Cary’s studio in Boise, Idaho and this week I am cutting out numbers to go onto sails, at friend Gary Swenson's Sail Loft, with Gary and friends Rossi Acree and Deke Klatt  in Ventura, California.   My life seems to be hopping around various locations spending time with good long standing friends at the ...
According to Steve Bannon, women are taking over society?.  Well Mr Bannon, quick news flash - women have always ruled society...well not quite and not always, but often enough.   It's nothing new and as far as I can see, we have come no harm to date.   Of course a few might argue that Margaret Thatcher did harm to her world  and maybe she did a bit, but on the whole ...