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Astaire

Fred, real name Frederick Austerlitz. 1899--1987, US dancer, singer, and actor, whose films include Top Hat (1935), Swing Time (1936), and The Band Wagon (1953)
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Ava Astaire McKenzie and her husband Richard returned to live in the US a few years ago but now, after tiring of travelling between the US and Europe, the recently-widowed Ava has put her London flat on the market.
Regardless, Berman was quite expansive on Astaire and Rogers.
"Astaire was a tremendous taskmaster," Fabray told the Chronicle.
Fred Astaire The American actor, singer and dancer at his house in Beverly Hills, California, on May 24, 1966
We wanted to do something together and were looking for the right project when someone suggested the idea of Fred Astaire and we fell in love with it really.
On the Fred Astaire theme, I enjoyed reading the star's autobiography, Steps In Time.
In his role, Astaire will be responsible for senior UK clients and will continue as vice chairman of banking for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Music Master fared much better than Astaire in last summer's top sprints, adding a fine third place in Haydock's Sprint Cup to his fourth behind Sole Power in the Diamond Jubilee.
Decker convincingly portrays Astaire as a performer whose main activity was not just dance and song, but who was dedicated, specifically to jazz dance and music; so specifically, in fact, that if jazz were removed I ruin Astaire's repertoire, little remain.
In an inherently collaborative medium like the film musical, Astaire achieved great success throughout his career with a string of talented partners.
We asked Mrs Coffeegrinder what use she thought anyone would have for an umbrella that does not look much like the late Mr Fred Astaire. "Well," she began, "if it's raining..."