James Dean was parking cars at CBS Studios the day that he met Rodgers Brackett. It was 1951 and Dean was a struggling 20 year old actor and Bracket was a very successful 35 year old radio director of a prestigious advertising agency. The unlikely pair hit it off and it wasn’t long before Dean was living with Brackett in his stylish LA apartment.Author: Jeffrey Gent. James Byron Dean (February 8, 1931 – September 30, 1955) was an American actor from Indiana.He is remembered as a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment and social estrangement, as expressed in the title of his most celebrated film, Rebel Without a Cause (1955), in which he starred as troubled teenager Jim Stark. The other two roles that defined his stardom were loner Cal Trask in East of.
Both the director and screenwriter of Rebel without a Cause believed James Dean was exclusively gay. Even his close friend, Elizabeth Taylor, once said matter-of-factly that all her best friends had been gay, including Montgomery Cliff, Rock Hudson and the one and only Jimmy Dean. Here, then, is the alleged list of Dean’s conquests. Rogers Author: James St. James. Sep 29, 2014 · 1. He Had Daddy Issues. James Byron Dean was born in Marion, Indiana on February 8,1931. Dean's father Winton left farming to become a dentist and moved the family to .
Gay History: James Dean. The Early Days. James Dean was sexy, angry, talented, and a star that burned too brightly. One of the most iconic actors of the silver screen, Dean was only 24 years old when he died and yet his legend has endured for over half a century. Mar 19, 2015 · Iconic actor James Dean was the subject of gay rumors even before his untimely death in 1955. Various sources have claimed the brooding young star of .