Looking ahead to April, word broke at the Turner Classic Movies message boards today that the April Star of the Month will be...
I'm delighted that TCM is going to focus fresh attention on this underrated actor's long career. I'll be posting more about this as April nears.
Tuesday Update: Ivan has an advance peek at the Taylor festival, which will consist of just under 60 titles, including a 24-hour marathon on April 13th. When 42 films were shown for Kay Francis Month in September 2008, that was said to be the most titles ever shown for a TCM Star of the Month. Looks like Mr. Taylor will be setting a new TCM record. (Update: Not quite a record -- I overlooked the fact that TCM just showed over 60 movies for Humphrey Bogart month in December!)