Monthly Archives: September 2020

Case Dismissed

– October 1, 1941 – LA Daily Mirror — Tim

Fame Around the Corner — A Promising Australian

Publicity photo of Errol circa his filming of Murder at Monte Carlo at Teddington Studio in London. September 30, 1935 The Argus – Melbourne, Australia “The day of Errol Flynn is bound to arrive sooner or later, for he has ability and a debonair charm of manner that must win him recognition as a light comedian of no mean order.”… (more…)

The Baron Plays The Duke — Errol’s Last Live Show

September 29, 1959 The Red Skelton Show…… Filmed at (CBS) Television City, at the famed Studio 33, the home of the Red Skelton Hour and Show, the Carol Burnett Show, I Love Mama, the Mary Tyler Moore Hour, the Price is Right, Match Game, Hollywood Squares, the Steve Allen Comedy Hour, and many, many others. With it’s massive studios,… (more…)

Flynn Being Flynn

September 28, 1935 Harrison Carroll One of the years strangest sites in Hollywood may be Errol Flynn acting in the story of his own life. The new Warner Brothers’ discovery, who’s also the husband of Lili Damita, wants to put the story of his adventures into a scenario and, if the studio accepts it, to play the leading role himself.… (more…)

Errol’s Last Adventure? — In Majorca? – ¿De Verdad?

A New documentary about Errol’s years in Majorca, featuring Michael Douglas, et al Alucinante haber conseguido la colaboración de Michael Douglas… Un lujo participar en esta aventura con @roseramills @josemmaiz @BackstageProdu @IB3…… — Tirso Calero (@TirsoCalero) September 22, 2020 Diana Dill in 1943, six months before she married Kirk Douglas. I believe Errol dated her in 1942. — Tim

On the Set of the Edge

September 26, 1942 … Harrison Carroll Evening Herald Express LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION! Out at Warners, on the Edge of Darkness set, they are shooting another war story. The scene is a church in occupied Norway. But the villagers are not listening to a sermon. They are hearing reports of Nazi terrorism. Up on the pulpit is the minister, Richard Fraser.… (more…)

It’s Twynns!

September 26, 1935 Harrison Carroll LA Evening Herald Express Lili Damita and Errol Flynn already have had twins named after them. The papa is Louis Verdi, an extra on the Captain Blood set — Tim

Not Bad At All!

September 25, 1942 Louella O. Parsons Los Angeles Times A barbershop quartet, consisting of Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Nancy Coleman and Monte Blue, have offered their services to the victory committee. Maybe it’s not as bad as it sounds. … Monte Blue and Lupe Velez. La Tigre Rosa may be telling the Silent star to remain silent, or, perhaps, that… (more…)

Travelin’ to the End — September 24, 1956 and September 24, 1959

New York Times – September 24, 1956 PALMA, Mallorca, Sept. 23 (UP)–Errol Flynn, film actor, has undergone surgery of an undisclosed nature on the island of Ibiza. The reports said Mr. Flynn arrived Thursday at Ibiza, one of the Balearic islands in the western Mediterranean, aboard his yacht Zaca. His wife, the former Patricia Wymore, was with him. … Errol… (more…)

Juliette Greco dies aged 93…… PARIS: Legendary French singer Juliette Greco has died aged 93 after a career spanning over half a century, her family told AFP. “Juliette Greco died this Wednesday surrounded by her family in the house she loved so much. Her life was one like no other,” her family said in a statement. “She was still making French songs shine at… (more…)