A Blog For Thelma Todd
Thelma Todd was a star of silent movies and later the talkies. She is remembered as much today for her mysterious death as she is for her films. In this blog, we take a look at Thelma Todd, her movies, and various commentaries.
Monday, September 2, 2013
CINEMA AND THEATER ( Dutch Magazine ) 1933
CINEMA AND THEATER
MILLION DOLLAR LEGS had W. C. Fields and a number of other prominent comedians in the cast, as well as Susan Fleming ( who was married to Harpo Marx ).
Lyda Roberti can be seen in some of the photos on the left, Thelma Todd can be seen on the right.
Evidently Thelma Todd got a lot of publicity for her role in SPEAK EASILY.
SPEAK EASILY was one of the talkies that are usually thought to have caused Keaton's career go into a decline.
But that was not apparent at the time, and as a matter of fact Keaton seemed to have liked this one. Thelma Todd played the other woman again.
Brigitte Helm was most famous for playing a dual role in the famous silent movie METROPOLIS.