Merle Oberon- first Asian (Anglo-Indian) woman to be nominated for an Oscar for her role as Kitty Vane in Dark Angel in 1935.
Old school Hollywood glamour - The beautiful Hedy Lemmar
Zadie Smith, photographed at the Edinburgh books festival in 2001.
Merle Oberon; the story of her fabricated past is my favourite of Old Hollywood and the dream factory that was the studio system http://www.abc.net.au/tv/documentaries/stories/s657300.htm
M.I.A. for Jalouse magazine - shoot by Romain Gavras)
Octavia Butler - sci-fi writer