Tina Louise on Sexiest Castmate, Rave for Rita, Remembering Phyllis Hyman & More

Links to the past, with relevance today:

Tina, an all-time head turner (Image via head shot)

NYP: Tina Louise, the last surviving Gilligan's Island cast member, Ginger Grant-ed a long interview to The New York Post, declaring Jim Backus the sexiest of the castaways, remembering Dawn Wells as a "very wonderful person" and "family," and declining to declare Ginger or Mary Ann. It's a great read about a lady who looks forward, even when most of the rest of us can't resist occasionally peeking backward.

If you are on this site, you will love this documentary. (Image via Amazon Prime)

BOY CULTURE: A rave review for the documentary Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It. The film, years in the making, reveals the tortured, abusive relationship she endured with Marlon Brando, her journey as a woman of color in Hollywood and the amazing story of how she became an early EGOT winner.

EXTRATV: Roger Waters, 78, marries for the fifth time, calls this one a "keeper."

KCRW: A fascinating piece on Eden Ahbez, the composer of "Nature Boy." He arguably changed jazz history. Trailer for a doc on Ahbez's life:

ALBUMISM: Celebrating the enduring legacy of the late, great Phyllis Hyman.

The woman had so much talent — and so much pain. (Image via Philadelphia International Records)

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