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Eartha Kitt comic book... I'm in love.



via: http://ghettomanga.blogspot.com
"In case you're too young to know this, Eartha was a singer, actress, author and all around superstar. Orson Welles cast her as Helen of Troy in his staging of Doctor Faustus,calling Kitt "the most exciting woman in the world."She took over the role of Catwoman in the third season of the 60'sBatman show, enshrining herself in fanboy eternity.

Kitt's anti-war comments at a White House Luncheon (that reportedly brought Lady Bird Johnson to tears) lead to her being blacklisted in the U.S. for decades. She remained a sought-after star in Europe, and eventually people in the U.S. got over it, too. I personally LOVED Kitt's hilarious turn as the leeringnympho diva Lady Eloise in the 1991 Eddie Murphy movieBoomerang. Kitt provided thevoice for Yzma in The Emperor's New Groove and won two Emmy awards and two Annie awards for her portrayal of the character on the television series The Emperor's New School. Eartha Kitt remained active in film, on the stage and television until she died of colon cancer on Christmas Day of 2008."



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