Forgotten beauties: Julie Christie

Published: 27th Feb, 2009

Great actress, massive lips


Of course, these days we take it for granted when we pass a woman in the street with big pouting lips, but there was a time when such a bee-stung look wasn’t quite so a la mode. We are, indeed, refering to the war, when everyone was ordered to be thin-lipped and hungry. And then, some time around the early 1960s, along came Julie Christie with her enormous plumped up mouth, and everyone went crazy. She was gorgeous. And it wasn’t only her looks that drove men to smoking pot to calm down, she was also something of an actress – anyone who’s seen her Shampoo or Don’t Look Now can vouch for that. What a gal.

As ever we wouldn’t dare throw the guys a terrific looking thesp without doing exactly the same thing for the girls. Below is Tom Selleck.


You’re welcome.

Josh Burt
About the author:
Josh has been a writer and journalist for the best part of twenty years and has written for modern staples like FHM and Cosmopolitan and The Daily Telegraph and The Sun. He has also written a small handful of so-so books that you can still buy.

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