R.I.P. Deanna Durbin

Deanna DurbinDeanna Durbin, Judy Garland’s child star rival at Universal, retired from Hollywood in 1949 at the height of her fame and never looked back, choosing instead to live in France. During a London engagement in the 1960s, Garland called her up to invite her. There was a long pause on the phone, and then Durbin said, “Are you still in that asshole business?”

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