THE EXCITABLE UNA O CONNOR Una O Connor was born Agnes Teresa McGlade, 23 October, 1880 in to a Catholic Nationalist family in Belfast, Ireland.  Una tread the boards, working extensively in theatre before going to Hollywood and becoming a character actress in film and in television. She would often be the quirky wife, wise cracking housekeeper or servant.... Continue Reading →


The name Brigitte Bardot conjurors up contrasting images of blonde hair for some and animal activism for others.  Bardot was ahead of her time in the sixties:  a time filled with blondes, including Marilyn Munroe.  Unlike Munroe, Bardot was not at the mercy of a system that did not know what to do with her.... Continue Reading →

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