Louise Brooks for Chanel. -- In an interview with James Lipton on Inside the Actors Studio, Liza Minnelli related her preparation for portraying Sally Bowles in the film Cabaret: "I went to my father, and asked him, what can you tell me about thirties glamour? Should I be emulating Marlene Dietrich or something? And he said no, I should study everything I can about Louise Brooks."
▶ RIP actor Robin Williams! (b. 1951 Jul 21 > 2014 Aug 11 @63) ••Inside the Actor's Studio•• (2008-11): James Lipton's interview - 5hrs in 4min • one live viewer had to be hospitalized from hernia! cause by uncontrollable laughter! • RW off'l site: http://www.robinwilliams.com • RW wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robin_Williams • IAS (since 1994 on Bravo) wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inside_the_Actors_Studio