Leslie Zemeckis

A Showgirl You Should Know: Sally Rand “America’s Sweetheart” By: Leslie Zemeckis Though not traditionally thought of as a “showgirl” Sally Rand was actually the epitome of one. She started in the theatre, spent time in the circus, went onto Hollywood, returned to vaudeville, and supposedly a brief stint (if true) in Florence Ziegfeld’s Follies […]
Eileen Wenzel “The Tragically Blemished Broadway Showgirl”[i Port Arthur News, 2–2–36 Like the 1920s film actress Barbara La Marr, Eileen Wenzel was deemed just too beautiful, cursed with incredible beauty that was doomed to have an unhappy ending. Wenzel was a tall ravishing brunette. As a showgirl she worked for the top of the tops, […]
A Woman You Should Know — Rita Rio the Sweetheart of Swing A Woman You Should Know — Rita Rio the Sweetheart of Swing Rita Rio and her all-girl band What started as a publicity stunt surprisingly led to a fulfilling career as “the What started as a publicity stunt surprisingly led to a fulfilling career as “the outstanding […]
Do Not Wait for Opportunity” Words of Wisdom with Director and Actress Leslie Zemeckis    
      Fat Bottom Girl By Leslie Zemeckis   COLLECTION OF LESLIE ZEMECKISBackstage at the Carnival “Left alone with big fat fanny She was such a naughty nanny Heap big woman you made a bad boy out of me” – Brian May The sticky, sweet smell of cotton candy combined with the stench coming […]
For Real Article read here    Paradise Under the Stars By Leslie Zemeckis 05/16/2017 05:00 pm ET 230 Steamy, Latin, sexy, Mambo, rum, they all conjure images of the iconic Tropicana in Havana, Cuba. Recently returned from a week in this historic city I was privileged to speak with a former MC at the iconic […]