Every Actress Needs Magic
At 23 years old, Kim Novak had movies on her mind. Here she is inquiring about her future in 1956 after appearing in The Picnic. Two years later, Kim Novak would hit a home-run with Hitchcock’s Vertigo. Photographer Leonard McCombe followed the budding actress around for a Life Magazine portfolio (see here). We send a big Happy Birthday to Chicago born Novak, who recently 80!
(Photo: Leonard McCombe, Courtesy of Life. Text by Jauretsi)