Posts Tagged ‘film’

Drag in Hollywood

December 16, 2007

The L.A. Times ran a great piece with photos about drag in Hollywood films a while ago. Here are some pics of Kids in the Hall and the Wayans Brohters:

They say:

We’ve been told that drag is out this Halloween season. Bo-ring. If Halloween is the one night that women feel comfortable flaunting their slutty side, why shouldn’t men be able to flirt with their female side? It’s just dress-up!

To help inspire those daring guys who might enjoy putting on a bra just once in their life, or girls who want to experiment with machismo, we’ve put together a list of famous performances from Hollywood actors in drag. Some of these costumes could be re-created easily; others would take a team of five makeup artists a minimum of four hours to pull off.

But if Cate Blanchett and John Travolta can do it, why can’t you?

Cate Blanchett up for Golden Globe for playing Bob Dylan

December 13, 2007

Cate Blanchett is up for Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes for playing Bob Dylan in Todd Haynes’ biopic I’m Not There.