Category: Raquel Welch

Raquel Welch poses for the press upon her land…

Raquel Welch poses for the press upon her landing at Orly airport in Paris on January 14, 1970.

John Huston,  Raquel Welch, Mae West and  …

John Huston, 

Raquel Welch, Mae West and 

Rex Reed in “Myra Breckinridge” (1970)

NFL quarterback Joe Namath of the New York Jet…

NFL quarterback Joe Namath of the New York Jets and actress Raquel Welch at the 44th Academy Awards at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles on April 10, 1972

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill, …

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill, 1970.

Raquel Welch photographed by Bert Stern …

Raquel Welch

photographed by Bert Stern for Vogue, 1969.

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill…

Raquel Welch

photographed by Terry O’Neill, 1970. 

Mae West and Raquel Welch in “Myra Breckinridg…

Mae West and Raquel Welch in “Myra Breckinridge” (1970)

There were reports of conflicts between Raquel Welch and Mae West during filming.

Raquel Welch portrays a gay man who has a sex change and transforms into Myra Breckinridge.

Mae West

portrays

Leticia Van Allen, a casting agent. This was her first film role since 1943.

She was responsible for getting a then-unknown Tom Selleck cast as one of her studs in the film. 

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill f…

Raquel Welch photographed by Terry O’Neill

for Paris Match, circa 1970..