In 1929, Dietrich landed the breakthrough role of Lola Lola, a sexy cabaret singer who caused the downfall of a hitherto respectable schoolmaster (played by Emil Jannings), in UFA's production The Blue Angel (1930). Josef von Sternberg directed the film and thereafter took credit for having "discovered" Dietrich. The film is also noteworthy for having introduced Dietrich's signature song "Falling in Love Again".
Mister Ed and Alan Young With apologies to Trigger, TV's most famous horse is probably MISTER ED. The title star of a 1960s sitcom, Ed was a talking horse who brought endless grief to his owner, Wilbur Post. Wilbur wasn't really "highly effective," but the part became the signature role for actor ALAN YOUNG. Absurd as the show was, Mister Ed became one of the biggest hits of the 1960s and spawned a well-known theme song beginning "A horse is a horse, of course, of course..."
Madame Chat de Polichelli in Manon her signature role. She acquired her skills by intense study withher Mistress Amelita Galli-Curci who was on the cutting edge of vocal recordings when most singers refused to sing " into a box ". Our gain. Both retired in Paris.