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

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!

McKinnon and McCarthy’s Film Icons Have Crazy Stories