Judy’s childhood home in Lancaster, CA is in danger of being torn down. The owners want to turn it into a museum, but have experienced roadblocks. Here is the information. Please help however you can. This is the last residence of Judy’s prior to moving to Los Angeles and becoming a star. Judy’s father ran … Read more
Finally, official word from Warner Home Video, courtesy of DVD Times! CLICK HERE to get all the details of the set with all the great extras!
The San Francisco Silent Film Festival is a little over a month away. I’m excited as this is my 4th year as a “researcher/writer” for the festival. I know, I know! Several people have said to me: “You? SILENT film?? – HA!” Judy isn’t my ONLY interest. I have always been a huge fan of … Read more
I’ve been updating all of the main pages over at The Judy Room. They’re all being reformatted into the same template, which makes them easier to update as well as more consistent throughout the site. I have not updated the following: The Judy Garland Online Discography; The Media Section; A Star Is Born section; & … Read more
A new Judy Room Newsletter is out entitled “May Reminders”. It’s a basic reminder about the two DVDs being released this month: “Judy Garland – Quiet Please There’s A Lady On Stage” (DVD/CD combo) and Judy’s 1936 film debut in Pigskin Parade. Here’s the link: http://www.thejudyroom.com/newsletter/2007may5.html Big thanks to Rich for the following information about … Read more
DiCaprio is going to make a film set at MGM in the 1930s that “will feature portrayals of iconic figures from the era such as the late Judy Garland”. No word yet on who will play her. I’m assuming it will be a “Young Judy”: CLICK HERE for the article.
Thanks to “alexinbelgium”, The Judy Room has a new magazine cover homepage for the summer!The photo used was taken from a 1976 “colorized” version of a 1939 MGM publicity portrait. This was restored by Alex, then he re-formatted the whole look of the magazine cover. Thank you Alex for donating your time and talents to … Read more