Mitzi Gaynor

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Pia Zadora Is Coming To Our City!

    She was the child star of Midgie Purvis, a 1961 Broadway comedy starring Tallulah Bankhead, and also appeared in 1964's immortal work of cinema Santa Claus Conquers The Martians. Later, she became the grownup vamp, married to the rich guy who freely bought gifts for press people. (I was sent a 10-sp ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 25, 2010

    Large Erection Headed Toward Angelina Jolie

    I do a full Gaynor! . . . over Mitzi and over Reichen Lehmkuhl; Friars toast David Dinkins

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Mitzi Gaynor Turned Down Classic Film Role

    ​The other day I wrote about Broadway stars who don't get to recreate their roles in the movie version, and said I was thrilled that Gwen Verdon at least got to do Damn Yankees onscreen. But if you believe '50s movie star Mitzi Gaynor, that only happened because she turned it down.

  • Voice Choices

    May 18, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    Ann-Margret Is Having a Comeback!

    ​As the Bye Bye Birdie revival plays on Broadway, it's all too fitting that a sort of retro comeback for Ann-Margret--who vamped up the movie version several notches--is in the works. I hear eight TV variety specials that Ann did in the golden age are being cut up and thrown into a one-hour d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2008

    Hot Throbbing Column Inches For You: Hustlers, Dubya, and More

    Step up and get your red-hot column here. Click here and learn about the premiere of W, which I liked better than W himself; the Broadway dreams of Jennifer Lopez, who wants to swing her culo in Times Square; and the rentboy madness that was the Hustlaball, where the talk was all about anal sex for ... More >>

  • Columns

    October 22, 2008

    The W Premiere and a Hustler Ball!

    There's no business like Gaynor's show business; under the big top at Hustlaball

  • Film

    November 8, 2005
  • Theater

    February 23, 1999
  • Columns

    June 16, 1998