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Damian Lewis recalls hilarious exchange between Helen McCrory and Lauren Bacall in lengthy tribute to his wife

Damian Lewis has written a lengthy and emotional tribute to his wife Helen McCrory, who has died aged 52.On Friday (16 April), Lewis shared a note to Twitter announcing that the Peaky Blinders star had died peacefully at home after “a heroic battle with cancer”.Writing in The Sunday Times today, Lewis, who married McCrory in 2007, four years after they first met performing in a play together, described the actor as “a meteor in our life”.In the piece, Lewis recalled a hilarious encounter McCrory had with the legendary actor Lauren Bacall, who came backstage to see her after she...
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Humphrey Bogart Left His Wife For His 19-Year-Old Co-Star Lauren Bacall

The love affair between actors Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall remains etched in history as one of the most romantic yet scandalous romances in Hollywood. They met while filming Bacall’s first film. She was 19, he 43. Despite their age difference, they fell in love on and off the screen. During an up-and-down year between 1944-45, they came out the other side married and hopelessly in love.
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Natalie Portman Once Opened Up About Her On-Set Clash With Screen Legend Lauren Bacall: ‘She Did Not Like Me’

Stepping into the role of boss can be more than a little nerve-wracking. Now, imagine if one of your employees was a Hollywood screen legend. That’s the situation Natalie Portman faced as a first-time director working with Oscar nominee Lauren Bacall. Worse, the young actor-director and the star of movies such as The Big Sleep and The Mirror Has Two Faces clashed on set, with Portman admitting that Bacall “called her out” for her weaknesses as a director.
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