“When Ginger Rogers danced with Astaire, it was the only time in the movies when you looked at the man, not the woman” ~
~ Gene Kelly (American Dancer, Actor, Choreographer and Film Director whose athletic style did much to change the American public's conception of male dancers. 1912-1996)
Our ginger Lily plants are starting to put out their green blooms with these yellow flowers on them.
They will turn a beautiful red color around September ~
Ginger Rogers (July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995) was an American actress, dancer, and singer who appeared in film, and on stage, radio, and television throughout much of the 20th century.
During her long career, she made a total of 73 films, and is noted for her role as Fred Astaire's romantic interest and dancing partner in a series of ten Hollywood musical films that revolutionized the genre. She also achieved great success in a variety of film roles and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Kitty Foyle (1940). She ranks #14 on the AFI's 100 Years…100 Stars list of actress screen legends.