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Hedda Hopper, 1933

HEDDA HOPPER long time favorite of screen fans. hopper returns tothe stage at the Belasco, in role at which she is past mistress. She plays the hostess of DINNER AT EIGHT 1933

There was method in the Hollywood gossip columnist Hedda Hopper's embrace of those fussy anachronisms and, from a current vantage, a surprisingly strategic flair. (Photo: Alfred Eisenstaedt/The LIFE Picture Collection, via Getty Images)

Hedda Hopper Bold Brand of Fashion

As villains go, “Trumbo” — the movie about blacklisted screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, opening Friday — has a doozy: Hedda Hopper, the gossip columnist who.

William Hopper (né DeWolf Hopper, Jr.) (1915—1970) Frogman USN 1942-45 WW II. Son of Broadway actor DeWolf Hopper & gossip columnist Hedda Hopper. Enlisted in the Navy and volunteered for frogman duty. Served in the Pacific Theater and won Bronze Star for bravery. It’s said the stress he endured during the war caused his hair to turn white. Best remembered for role as investigator Paul Drake in Perry Mason series, and Judy’s dad in “Rebel Without A Cause” (1955).

) Son of Broadway actor DeWolf Hopper & gossip columnist Hedda Hopper. Played investigator in TV Perry Mason Show.

Synonymous with fabulous hats: The gossip columnist of the Golden Age of Hollywood: Hedda Hopper snuggling up with a few of her hats.

"You can never have too many hats, gloves or shoes" Patsy Stone Synonomous with fabulous hats: The gossip columnist of the Golden Age of Hollywood: Hedda Hopper snuggling up with a few of her hats.

Hedda Hopper (1890 - 1966) Actress turned gossip columnist, appeared in dozens of early movies before becoming a famous Hollywood gossip columnist

Hedda Hopper - Actress turned gossip columnist, appeared in dozens of early movies before becoming a famous Hollywood gossip columnist

Making an entrance! Performing to a #soldout @nationalconcerthall audience yesterday in #goldenvoicesofhollywood With Simon Morgan baritone Niall Kinsella piano @thewholelivelongday Ruth McGill as Hollywood  gossip columnist Hedda Hopper and costume design by @slawek_narwid Photo by @keithdixonpix #SandraOmanSoprano #sandraoman #baritone #soprano #musicals #moviemusicals #hollywood #goldenageofmusicals #actress #costumedesigner #opera #libertiespeople #libertiesgirl

Making an entrance! Performing to a #soldout @nationalconcerthall audience yesterday in #goldenvoicesofhollywood With Simon Morgan baritone Niall Kinsella piano @thewholelivelongday Ruth McGill as Hollywood gossip columnist Hedda Hopper and costume design by @slawek_narwid Photo by @keithdixonpix #SandraOmanSoprano #sandraoman #baritone #soprano #musicals #moviemusicals #hollywood #goldenageofmusicals #actress #costumedesigner #opera #libertiespeople #libertiesgirl

Joan Crawford and Hedda Hopper on the set of "The Women", 1939

["The Women" debuts on screen & "Hedda Hopper's Hollywood" gossip program debuts on radio in Joan Crawford and Hedda Hopper on the set of The Women, 1939

How gossip queen Hedda Hopper could bury careers with a swipe of a pen

How gossip queen Hedda Hopper could bury careers with a swipe of a pen

Hedda Hopper died 50 years ago this month. The cause of death was given as double pneumonia, which in a way was apt: she never did things by halves.

That look you give when you're not believing a word of it!!! Performing yesterday with the wonderful baritone Simon Morgan on #goldenvoicesofhollywood to a #soldout @nationalconcerthall audience.  With actress @thewholelivelongday Ruth McGill as Hollywood gossip columnist Hedda Hopper and pianist Niall Kinsella. Costume design by @slawek_narwid Photo by @keithdixonpix #SandraOmanSoprano #sandraoman #SandraandSimon #musicals #movies #moviemusicals #hollywood #opera #concert #costumedesigner…

That look you give when you're not believing a word of it!!! Performing yesterday with the wonderful baritone Simon Morgan on #goldenvoicesofhollywood to a #soldout @nationalconcerthall audience. With actress @thewholelivelongday Ruth McGill as Hollywood gossip columnist Hedda Hopper and pianist Niall Kinsella. Costume design by @slawek_narwid Photo by @keithdixonpix #SandraOmanSoprano #sandraoman #SandraandSimon #musicals #movies #moviemusicals #hollywood #opera #concert #costumedesigner…

Hedda loathed adultery and sexual promiscuity, like she loathed Commies

How gossip queen Hedda Hopper could bury careers with a swipe of a pen