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More Dalekmania!

Outside the Planetarium, Baker Street 20 08 1964b

Daleks from their second story, “Dalek Invasion of Earth”, outside the London Planetarium, 20th August 1964.

 

 

Outside the Planetarium, Baker Street 20 08 1964

Original B&W photo.


Lillian Russell

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Lillian Russell (1860 or 1861 – 1922), one of the most famous actresses of her time, appearing on stage and the big screen. Hers was the voice chosen, for publicity purposes, to be the first heard over long distance telephone.

 

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Original sepia photo.


The Original Cybermen (1966)

 

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In between takes on “The Tenth Planet“, the first “Doctor Who” story to feature the Cybermen, make-up artists make adjustments to the costumes.

 

10th planet2

Original B&W photo.


Daleks at Cannes

Daleks Going to Cannes May 1965

Daleks used in the film “Doctor Who and the Daleks” being loaded up fror transport to the 1965 Cannes Film Festival.

Daleks Going to Cannes May 1965

Original B&W photo.


Esther Williams

Esther Williams Pagan Love Song

Esther William, champion swimmer turned actress, in a publicity shot for the 1950 film “Pagan Love Song”.

Original B&W photo.


City Lights

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Charlie Chaplin with his costar Virginia Cherrill, in the 1931 film “City Lights”.
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Original B&W photo.


Tōru Ōhira, Voice Artist

tooru ohira dubbing superman

Tōru Ōhira, most famous in Japan for providing the voice of Darth Vader in the Star Wars films, seen here dubbing the 1950s series “Adventures of Superman” into Japanese, voicing George Reeve as Superman/Clark Kent.

tooru ohira dubbing superman

Original B&W photo.