'Men get to be a mixture of the charming mannerisms of the women they have known.' F. Scott Fitzgerald
George Raft: Hollywood’s Forgotten Star
George Raft was better known for making other actors’ careers a success. Yet the fact he had a Hollywood life at all was, in Raft’s eyes, a tale of triumph over circumstance…
Rake-in-Progress: Sam Heughan
Sam Heughan is an actor, cult figure, philanthropist and marathon runner. The Rake is won over.
Breaking His Bonds: Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan says he wants a few more swings of the bat — to ‘shut them up’. What is there to do but stand back and watch?
Style Heroes: Andy Warhol
In what would’ve been the year of Andy Warhol’s 90th birthday, we look to the iconic artist for a lesson in balancing understated elegance with avant-garde cool.
Style Icon: Jeff Goldblum
Having cultivated an eclectic and playful approach to dressing, Jeff Goldblum is injecting fun into fashion and proving that age is no hindrance to great style.
Jamie Foxx goes Off Script
Given what you read about Hollywood stars, one might expect that a chart-topping, Oscar-winning, silver-tongued, good-looking comedic genius woul...
Gardner McKay: Dashing Overachiever
Gardner McKay was the antithesis of the fame–hungry ’sleb that contemporary culture knows so well. He spurned heartthrob status for a life of adventure, literary achievement and existential restlessness…
Ken Watanabe: Japan’s Rising Son
One of the few Japanese actors to forge a truly international career, the unflappable Ken Watanabe is now treading the boards of London’s Palladium theatre where he is reprising the role of the King of Siam in The King & I. The Rake recently caught u...