Vintage waved hair for Leslie Zemeckis NYC book release party for "Feuding Fan Dancers"
I had the pleasure of styling this #vintage #hair #look on this stunning brainy beauty Leslie Zemeckis. It's always a good idea to make a huge splash at your launch event looking oh so fabulous! Page six captured her standing next to Paul Sorvino during her book release party at the housing works bookstore cafe.
Many of the who's who in the nyc burlesque community came out including the popular bespoke fashionista and blogger Rachel Ann Jensen.
Leslie Zemeckis a #burlesque #historian and #actress known for her works on the forgotten feminist histories from the #GoldenAge of #entertainment #FeudingFanDancers is about the life long feud between Sally Rand and Faith Bacon who each claimed to be the inventor of fan dance.
You can see Leslie Zemeckis' latest acting work in upcoming release of "Welcome to Marwen" Starring Steve Carell and Directed by her husband Robert Zemeckis, Eiza Gonzalez, Janelle Monae, Gwendoline Christie, Diane Kruger, Leslie Mann.
Her past works include Beowulf , A Christmas Carol and her documentary Mabel, Mabel, Tiger Trainer. She's the author of The Goddess of Love Incarnate: The Life of Stripteuse Lili St. Cyr, and Behind the Burly Q, the history of burlesque. She wrote, produced, directed a doc based on her book "Bound by Flesh," about vaudeville Siamese twin superstars Daisy and Violet Hilton. She wrote & produced the mockumentary film Staar: She’d Rather be a Mistress starring Carrie Fisher, Jeffrey Tambor, and Fabio.
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