“I’m 87 years old…I only eat so I can smoke and stay alive.. The only fear I have is how long consciousness is gonna hang on after my body goes. I just hope there’s nothing. Like there was before I was born. I’m not really into religion, they’re all macrocosms of the ego. When man began to think he was a separate person with a separate soul, it created a violent situation.
The void, the concept of nothingness, is terrifying to most people on the planet. And I get anxiety attacks myself. I know the fear of that void. You have to learn to die before you die. You give up, surrender to the void, to nothingness.
Anybody else you’ve interviewed bring these things up? Hang on, I gotta take this call….. Hey, brother. That’s great, man. Yeah, I’m being interviewed… We’re talking about nothing. I’ve got him well-steeped in nothing right now. He’s stopped asking questions.”
Image via Wikipedia Rudolph Valentino, Natalie Wood, Jean Harlow, James Dean, Marilyn Monroe. What do these actors and actresses all have in common? They died too soon! Be sure to read about these and other movie greats who left this mortal coil far too young at Comet Over Hollywood’s Gone Too Soon Blogathon, March 9-10, 2012. I will be posting a blog about the actor, Sal Mineo. – – Read more
Starting with: COLIN MORGAN, actor.
Colin Morgan – actor We first fell under cute Colin’s spell when he landed the lead role in BBC1’s prime-time show Merlin. With his cheeky grin, sparkly eyes and perfect comic timing, he soon won himself a legion of fans of all ages. A hugely talented actor, Colin’s debut role was in DBC Pierre‘s Vernon God Little at the Young Vic in 2007. He then appeared in The Catherine Tate Show and Dr Who, before landing the lead in the magical Merlin. In 2008 he picked up the Outstanding Newcomer gong the Variety Club Showbiz Awards. – – more Babes
Jimmy Turrell’s design/illustration portfolio includes this cover for Little White Lies Magazine that was included in the magazine’s 70s film retrospective exhibition at London’s Kemistry Gallery.
Check out work and shots from the exhibition here.