Friday, January 27, 2017
The Groovy List is looking forward to Feud: Bette and Joan
The Groovy List is a weekly Top 10 of recommended videos featuring pop culture, politics and gorgeous guys:
1) Groovy Actress: Barbara Hale
Ms. Hale, who died Thursday at age 94, was best known for her role as secretary Della Street in the 1957-66 CBS series, Perry Mason, and 30 TV movies (1985-95) for which she received a 1959 Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Dramatic Series. She also appeared in many feature films, including Jolson Sings Again (1949), The Jackpot (1950), Lorna Doone (1951), The Far Horizons (1955), The Houston Story (1956), Airport (1970), The Giant Spider Invasion (1975) and Big Wednesday (1978), in which she plays the mother of actor William Katt (her real-life son). Below you can watch her in Jackpot (with James Stewart), The Houston Story and Perry Mason.
2) Groovy Gal: Chita Rivera
The amazing lady, who turned 84 on January 23, sings "America" from West Side Story at the Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out! at NYC's Town Hall on January 20.
3) Groovy Gal: Audra McDonald
The Tony Award-winning actress is interviewed in a SAG-AFTRA Foundation Q&A on January 24.
4) Groovy Gal: Glenn Close
The Tony Award-winning actress, who will reprise her role as Norma Desmond in the Broadway revival of Sunset Boulevard beginning February 2, is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
5) Groovy Gal: Cate Blanchett
The Academy Award-winning actress, who is currently starring in the Broadway play, The Present, is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
6) Groovy Gal: Elena
Everyone's favorite contestant answers your questions on TruTV's Billy on the Street.
7) Groovy TV: Saturday Night Live
In the latest episode, Kate McKinnon plays Kellyanne Conway and Cecily Strong and Sasheer Zamata pay tribute to President Obama.
8) Groovy Guy: Randy Rainbow
He performs his song parody, "Alternative Facts", featuring Kellyanne Conway.
9) Groovy TV Preview: Feud: Bette and Joan
FX has released two promos for Ryan Murphy's new anthology series starring Jessica Lange as Joan Crawford, Susan Sarandon as Bette Davis, Sarah Paulson as Geraldine Page, Judy Davis as Hedda Hopper, Catherine Zeta-Jones as Olivia de Havilland, and Kathy Bates as Joan Blondell. Feud begins on March 5.
10) Groovy Music: Brandon Stansell's "Never Know"
The openly gay country artist performs his latest single in this music video. To learn more about him, go to www.brandonstansell.com.