Hollywood Scandals of Yesteryear
Profiles of Silent Era Stars, in around 15-20 minutes.
HSoY ep 41 Jeanne Eagels
December 04, 2016 11:27 AM PST
Jeanne Eagels was a Broadway star and an upcoming early film star before her hard partying ways caught up with her. Learn more inside...
November 18, 2016 07:24 AM PST
James Murray had a meteoric rise to stardom, discovered by King Vidor. But he could not handle it and drank to excess. He had an interesting brother and a sad story. Listen up.HSoY ep 39 Alma Rubens
November 11, 2016 10:45 AM PST
Alma Rubens was a rising star, making $3000 a week in pictures. She got hooked on heroin and that was that. She did write her own autobiography in serialized form in national papers, ending it only weeks before she died.HSoY ep 38 Mildred Davis
October 27, 2016 06:52 AM PDT
Mildred Davis starred as The Girl, opposite The Boy in 15 comedies with Harold Lloyd. Then she married him and retired to raise the kids. Pretty interesting family tree.Three Stooges Throwback 4 Three Little Pigskins
October 20, 2016 08:06 AM PDT
Released 12/8/1934 this is the fourth Columbia Short by the Three Stooges. It features Lucille Ball in one of, if not her earliest appearance in film. It also features the first time the boys refused to do a stunt. Listen up Appleheads.HSoY episode 37 Lon Chaney
October 08, 2016 04:00 PM PDT
Lon Chaney was known as the Man of a Thousand Faces. The first King of Horror, plus he did his own makeup.HSoY episode 36 Norma Talmadge
September 28, 2016 04:46 AM PDT
Norma Talmadge was one of the biggest stars of the 1920's. She even had her fortune the whole time. Was she the basis for Sunset Blvd? No. But listen to hear other stuff.
September 18, 2016 11:34 AM PDT
Men in Black is the 3rd in the Stooges Series of shorts. It's the classic Dr. Howard, Dr. Fine, Dr. Howard, the first mixing a drink bit and a first for the Podcast...A Special Guest!!My daughter, Digitalbuild101 on Youtube. A new Stooges fan.Three Stooges Throwback Episode 2 Punch Drunks
September 01, 2016 09:33 AM PDT
Punch Drunks was filmed May 2-5 1934, and is the 2nd Three Stooges Short. KO Stradivarius goes crazy when he hears Pop Goes the Weasel. He's the champ! Classic Stooges here. One of the best. The only Stooge short in the National Film Registry in the Library of Congress.
August 28, 2016 09:00 PM PDT
Clarine Seymour was on the verge of superstardom in 1920. She had become one of D.W. Griffith's favorite girls and was getting starring roles. Was she a party girl? No, she got sick.
Each episode Gabriel Russo profiles a star of the silent era of Hollywood. Some are scandalous, some are not. Join Gabe Russo as he learns who these people are along with you.
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