Vivien Leigh on Desert Island Discs

Posted in - lists & vivien leigh on April 4th 2011 16 Comments

The BBC recently unveiled their Desert Island Discs archive online. The programme, in which famous personalities name 8 records/songs and a luxury item they’d take with them on a desert island, started in 1942 and is still broadcast today. Vivien Leigh appeared on the programme on September 9, 1952. Unfortunately the audio isn’t …

7 Awesome Things About Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier

Posted in - lists & the oliviers on March 31st 2011 18 Comments

If you have been a fan of Vivien Leigh and/or Laurence Olivier for some time, you probably have a list of reasons why they appeal you. But if you’re a new fan, have just discovered this website, or are simply searching for answers as to why anyone would still be fascinated by two people who …