RIP Farrah Fawcett

Ken AshfordIn PassingLeave a Comment

We saw this coming.  Very sad.  She passed only moments ago, fighting her battle with cancer the best she could until the end. She was 62.

The young model….


…turned iconic image of the 1970s…


…turned respected actress…


Even throughout her wildly successful Charlie's Angels phase (which only lasted one year with her), she was dismissed as an unserious blonde actress.  Then came the classic TV movie The Burning Bed which established her as a serious actress.  Unfortunately, with some exceptions (one of my favorite plays/movies, Extremities), Farrah could never quite escape the tabloids.  Even in sickness.

Early early days: