Hitchcock Update (w/c 17/Sep/2007)

Over at MacGuffin, Ken Mogg’s latest entry in “The Editor’s Week” (15/Sep/2007) continues the discussion about “The Manxman“.

A big “thank you” to screwball for creating the Desktop Wallpaper of the Week (click to view different sizes):

This week…

18th September

Many happy returns to cinematographer Jack Cardiff, 93 years young today!

19th September

Many happy returns to actress Rosemary Harris, who celebrates her 80th birthday! Harris appeared in several episodes of “Alfred Hitchcock Presents“, but is perhaps best known to modern audiences as Aunt May in the recent “Spider-Man” films.

20th September

Actress Patricia Collinge was born on this day in 1892. Collinge played the role of Emma Newton in “Shadow of a Doubt“, one of Hitchcock’s more sympathetic mother figures.

21st September

Star of “Young and Innocent“, Derrick De Marney, was born on this day 101 years ago.

23rd September

Actor Frederick Piper, who played bit parts in 5 Hitchcock films, was born on this day in 1902.

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