Kate McKinnon and Melissa McCarthy’s SNL Film Icons Will Make You Thankful for Not Being Alive During the Golden Age

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Don’t let the glitz and glam of classic Hollywood fool you — life was anything but a breeze for actresses at the time, as silver-screen sirens Debette Goldry and Gaye Fontaine are quick to tell the audience during a moderated Film Society panel. You wanted a chance at a breakout role? Well, remove your molars and make your face less Polish. And what about a potential leading role? Lose half of your rib cage, then we’ll see. Maybe that’ll even get you a sponsorship with lead paint. That’s Tinseltown, baby!

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