Zasu Pitts

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2011

    Yay For Zooey Deschanel!

    ​I'm really glad she has a hit with New Girl. I've long thought she'd be perfect for TV as sort of a nouveau Marlo Thomas. Zooey mixes quirks with likability and can play a kook like no one since Zasu Pitts! And she's been a fun presence on the club scene with her Weimaresque musical perfor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Trashing 'Trash' with Holly Woodlawn

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 10, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 50 Trashing 'Trash' with Holly Woodlawn By Arthur Bell The superstars surround David Susskind on the carpeted platform of the tv studio. The "Trash" contingent is there, all but Holly Woodlawn. Three min ... More >>

  • Theater

    September 20, 2005

    Big City Blues

    A rediscovered Dawn Powell gem spills New York's big secret: We're all really small-towners