It's two weeks until the scheduled release date of the yet uncompleted Lenny (1974), the status due to Bob being unhappy with the editing. Bob's focus on the movie has taken away any work on his part on Chicago. But not having taken a break from work since his doctors at Payne Whitney advised - their advice of at least a one year respite - leads to Bob suffering a heart attack. Gwen's response to Bob's health issue shows her dedication to the professional and personal entity of Fosse/Verdon.
Did You Know?
Just after he arrives in the rehearsal room and sits down Bob Fosse breaks off a piece of a Hershey Bar and holds it up to offer a piece to Gwen Verdon. The Hershey bar itself has an outer wrapper covering a foil type inner wrapper. In the 1970's Hershey Bars were wrapped in a white glossy paper. The foil came along much later. See more
Here's one for ya. What do you call an eight week movie shoot that turns into a six month movie shoot? A Bob Fosse picture.
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All That Jazz
Music by John Kander
Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Performed by Bianca Marroquin See more