Day 22: Jack Lemmon
TCM honors the one-of-a-kind Hollywood legend, Jack Lemmon. His career spanned almost 6 decades in radio, television, film, and on the stage.
- Aurora from Once Upon a Screen (and fellow Lemmonmate) with an extraordinary essay The Magic of Lemmon
- Kellee from Outspoken & Freckled is back with a look at Lemmon’s hilarious performance in The Great Race
- Jessica from Jess in a Yellow Dress on one of the greatest films ever made- The Apartment
- Lana from Hollywood Legacy has assembled a lovely pictorial honoring Lemmon and an article on the very funny The Fortune Cookie
- Josh at The Cinematic Spectacle makes his blogathon debut with a look at The Apartment
- Brandie from True Classics marks her triumphant return to the blogathon with an article on The Apartment
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Jill Blake is the owner of the classic film website Sittin’ on a Backyard Fence. She is also a co-founder and editor of the film site The Black Maria and film editor at CC2K. In 2012, she was interviewed on-air by Turner Classic Movies host Ben Mankiewicz. In 2013, she was a featured guest on the TCM podcast. In her spare time Jill is a stay-at-home mom, wife, fried okra connoisseur, and the neighborhood’s own L.B. Jeffries.