IT'S A mystery that involves Australia's most prolific Academy Award winner, a missing manuscript and the Hollywood star who was once his lover. He also worked on such classic movies as Casablanca , Oklahoma! Growing up in Kiama as ''Jack'' Kelly, the budding actor adopted a more stylish single name when he sailed to the United States and became a designer, firstly on Broadway then in Hollywood in the s. The eulogy was read by studio boss Jack Warner.
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Tony Curtis June 3, - September 29, was an American film actor. Famous for his thick black wavy hair, handsome good looks, flashing long eyelashes and trademark New York accent, he was popular during the late s and early s, the actor's most enduring role has been in Some Like It Hot with Jack Lemmon and Marilyn Monroe. He has appeared in over films since His father was a tailor who had left his home country to find a new life in the United States. In the early days the family lived in the back of his tailor's shop, parents in one corner and Tony and his brothers Julius and Robert in another.
Jodie Foster was widely praised for her 'coming out' speech at the Golden Globes. So why are so many other stars reluctant to follow her lead? Geoffrey Macnab reports on the big names staying in the closet. The leading man from Giant , the screen partner of Doris Day and the star of Dynasty , kept his homosexuality a secret. Only after he died from an Aids-related illness did the details about his private life really begin to emerge.
Tony Stark is probably a closeted bisexual. It is never stated in the comics, but it has been hinted at, and Tony had heavy subtext with some male characters like Henry Hellrung and Tiberious Stone. Don't know,,,,is he? He was earlier in the year when I answered, "Is Tony Curtis still making movies? Tony Curtis joined the Navy right after Pearl Harbor, volunteered for the submarine service, and was in Tokyo Harbor when the final Japanese surrender was signed.