Miss Marie Lloyd, Queen of the Music Hall (2007) short review

A BBC miniseries following the rise and fall of one of the most famous music hall performers of all time. It’s fine, but nothing to get too excited about — you can tell the budget was somewhat limited. The main issue is that the lead actress plays Marie from about age 18 to her 40s-50s — and she just isn’t convincing as young Marie.

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Kendra has been a fixture in the online costuming world since the late 1990s. Her website, Démodé Couture, is one of the most well-known online resources for historical costumers. In the summer of 2014, she published a book on 18th-century wig and hair styling. Kendra is a librarian at a university, specializing in history and fashion. She’s also an academic, with several articles on fashion history published in research journals.

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