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February 5, 2009

James Dean and Paul Newman head-to-head 1954 screen test for 'East of Eden'


Then newcomers Dean and Newman face off in a 40-second-long segment.

Dean got the role.

Dean: "Kiss me."

Newman: "Can't here."

[via Jerry Young]

February 5, 2009 at 04:01 PM | Permalink


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Comments

You're so right, Miles.
Sigh...even with pit stains and a bowtie Paul Newman was adorable...

Posted by: Flautist | Feb 5, 2009 10:15:04 PM

Newman was the bees knees. Next to him Dean looks... insipid.

Posted by: Milena | Feb 5, 2009 8:21:46 PM

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