rocky horror picture show shorts

It was 1968, and a young Tim Curry was in the gods at London’s Palace Theatre looking down at Judi Dench as Sally Bowles in Cabaret. Dench was in a spotlight, singing, and the audience was mesmerised. Curry turned to his friend Patrick Barlow and whispered: “That’s what I want to be.” (The Guardian, the whole article here)

Judi Dench as Sally Bowles (1968)

Tim Curry as Dr. Frank N. Furter (1973)