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Extras & Insights

“Life is a joke, dahling. For those of us who have a sense of humor.”
– Tallulah Bankhead in Looped

From the Wings

Meet the Playwright text
Matthew Lombardo sits down with literary manager Janine Sobeck to discuss the creation of Looped
Mary’s Best Friend: Actress Valerie Harper videophotos
From Rhoda to Tallulah, explore Valerie Harper’s fascinating career history

Spotlight on...

Tallulah Bankhead: The True Hollywood Story text
Meet the original celebrity bad girl

  • Hello, Dahling textphotos
    Journey through Tallulah’s childhood, explosive career, and wild lifestyle
  • Take My Picture photos
    Delve into a photo collection of Tallulah throughout the years
  • Video Vixen video
    Enjoy these video clips of Tallulah on the stage and the screen
  • A Streetcar Named Tallulah photoslink
    Was Tallulah the inspiration for Blanche DuBois? Uncover the truth behind Tallulah’s tumultuous relationship with Tennessee Williams

What’s My Line? textvideo
Learn about the looping process
Sunset Boulevard textvideophotos
Experience Hollywood during the peak of Tallulah’s career


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Washington's Affair with Valerie Harper photoslinkaudio
Find a collection of interviews and articles with Valerie Harper

Extras & Insights is funded, in part, by a grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities.

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