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A 'Hitchcock Blonde' is an actress/character type that was frequently used by film director Alfred Hitchcock in his movies and for whom he appeared to have an obsessive fascination. They were beautiful, sexy, smart and sophisticated but also icy, strong and fearless; "a cool surface with an inner fire". Actresses that typified the 'Hitchcock Blonde' were Tippi Hedren, Grace Kelly, Kim Novak and Eva Marie Saint among others.

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What was a hitchcock blonde?

Hitchcock was partial to blonde women, and used a famous blonde actress in nearly all of his movies. Some of the more famous Hitchcock blondes were Grace Kelly, Tippi Hedren, Janet Leigh and Eva Marie Saint. These could be called "icy blondes" : female characters who were usually unattainable and cool.

What nicknames does Audrey Quoturi go by?

Audrey Quoturi goes by The She-Chameleon, The Hitchcock Blonde, and The Workaholic.

What is a hitchcock?

Hitchcock is the surname of famous film director Alfred Hitchcock.

What where the names of Alfred Hitchcock's siblings?

William Hitchcock and Eileen Hitchcock

Where is the Hitchcock Heritage Society in Hitchcock Texas located?

The address of the Hitchcock Heritage Society is: , Hitchcock, TX 77563-0063

Who is Kez Hitchcock?

There is no Kez Hitchcock. But there is a Ken Hitchcock... an NHL Hockey coach.

Is Alfred Hitchcock single?

No, Alfred Hitchcock is not single.

What are Alfred Hitchcock's parents names?

Alfred Hitchcock's parents were William and Emma Jane Hitchcock

What is the Name of Alfred Hitchcock's 1962 TV series The Alfred Hitchcock?

The Alfred Hitchcock Hour.

What is the birth name of Joe Hitchcock?

Joe Hitchcock's birth name is Joseph Michael Hitchcock.

What is the birth name of Patricia Hitchcock?

Patricia Hitchcock's birth name is Patricia Alma Hitchcock.

What is the birth name of Russell Hitchcock?

Russell Hitchcock's birth name is Russell Charles Hitchcock.

What is the birth name of Sterling Hitchcock?

Sterling Hitchcock's birth name is Sterling Alex Hitchcock.

What food item was Alfred Hitchcock afraid of?

Alfred Hitchcock was afraid of eggs.

Where is the Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library in Hitchcock located?

The address of the Genevieve Miller Hitchcock Public Library is: 8005 Barry Ave, Hitchcock, 77563 3238

Who is Alfred Hitchcock's mom and dad?

William Hitchcock and Emma Jane Hitchcock. That's the answer given by wikipedia.

Which theme tunes did Alfred Hitchcock compose?

Alfred Hitchcock never composed any theme songs himself. However, Funeral March of a Marionette by Charles Gounod became known as Hitchcock's Theme because Hitchcock used it for his television series, Alfred Hitchcock Presents. The theme is still associated with Hitchcock today.

How many shades of blonde are there?

There are 12 shades: Bright golden blonde Dark ash blonde Honey blonde Light ash blonde Light golden blonde Light plale blonde Light white blonde Medium ash blonde Medium golden blonde Platiunum blonde Soft medium blonde Strawberry blonde

Was Alfred Hitchcock American?

No. Alfred Hitchcock was British.

Who beat Alfred Hitchcock to the Best Director Oscar when Hitchcock was nominated for Psycho?

Hitchcock was beat out by Billy Wilder who won for 'The Apartment'.

When was Alfred Hitchcock born?

Alfred Hitchcock was born on August 13, 1899

What did Hitchcock die from?

Hitchcock died in 1980 from renal failure.

Who has a cameo appearance in most Hitchcock movies?

Alfred Hitchcock

What nationality was Alfred Hitchcock?

Alfred Hitchcock's nationality was English.

What is the nationallity of alfrid Hitchcock?

Alfred Hitchcock is from London, England.