Monday, September 20, 2010

Just Chillin'

A photograph of actor and singer Chill Wills with local model Zorica.  Famed Western actor Chill Wills was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1960 but, according to his IMDb profile, his shameless and embarrassing campaign for the award not only cost him the Oscar but exposed himself to a great deal of humiliation.  I find that hard to believe ...

Date: June 18, 1970
Source: Winnipeg Tribune fonds (PC 18, A.81-12) - Box 19, Folder 10678, Item 15

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