Cold Open, A Tale of Modern Hollywood // Chapter 7. The Soft Middle

Cantara Christopher
15 min readJun 24, 2022

What with the weekend traffic, Teddy didn’t get Nina back to Pasadena until quarter to seven. So, she had only just enough time for a quick shower and change, but by seven-thirty she was in her bedroom, seated at her dressing table conscientiously finishing her makeup.

Tonight was going to be a special night, as Bunny and Leo were celebrating their…

Cantara Christopher

Memoirist. Musicologist. Retired movie actress. I write about US+UK movies / books / music / radio+tv / culture.