Just for Fun: the Inimitable Carmen Miranda?

Just for Fun: the Fabulous Carmen Miranda, and then some…

Carmen MirandaCarmen Miranda

…..

Well, they do say that Imitation is the Best form of Flattery!

Jerry Lewis imitating Carmen Miranda in the movie Scared Stiff 1953Jerry Lewis imitating Carmen Miranda in Scared Stiff (1953 George Marshall director)

Bugs Bunny as Carmen MirandaBugs Bunny as Carmen Miranda in What’s Cookin’ Doc (1944, Robert Clampett director)

Lucille Ball impersonating Carmen MirandaLucille Ball as Carmen Miranda in the I Love Lucy episode “Be a Pal” (Season 1, Episode 2) which aired on October 22, 1951 (Marc Daniels director)

Daffy Duck imitating Carmen Miranda in Yankee Doodle Daffy (1943, Friz Freleng director)

Mickey Rooney as Carmen MirandaMickey Rooney impersonating Carmen Miranda for Babes on Broadway (1941, Busby Berkeley director) (image © Underwood & Underwood/Corbis)

…..

–Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub

Visit CMH’s BlogHub for more posts about Carmen Miranda by Veteran and Emerging Classic Movie Bloggers.

This entry was posted in Cartoons, Just for Fun, Posts by Annmarie Gatti, Video Clips and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>