What’s My Line? was an American panel show which ran from 1950 – 1967. Although there was a U.K. version, I’m only familiar with the show because of youtube. Fans of the show have uploaded videos featuring the famous mystery guest round where everyone from Eleanor Roosevelt to Gypsy Rose Lee tried to disguise their identity from the panel. I find these clips totally addictive and have spent hours trawling the internet to find stars of the silver screen throwing their voices and having ‘conferences’ with show host John Charles Daly. The list of celebrity guests reads as a who’s who of Hollywood, but these are my personal favourite appearances…
Legendary Swiss watch maker Jaeger-LeCoultre is releasing a special edition of the classic 1931 Reverso watch, inspired by AMC’s Mad Men. The watch will be released next month in a (very) limited run of 25 pieces and is packaged as a retirement gift to Sterling Cooper Draper Price employees.
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There have been lots of rumours and speculation this week about the possibility of a Flight of the Conchords movie. Bret McKenzie, who has composed music for the forthcoming Muppets movie, has stated that: “We’re gonna try and do a movie. We just need a story.”
However, a spokesperson for HBO has denied that there are any plans in the pipeline.
There’s no doubt, following on from their sell-out UK tour, that a Conchords movie would be more than welcomed by fans of the duo.