Madi Comfort was a jazz and lounge singer, dancer, and model. Her name was also spelt Madi or Mattie.

She was a girlfriend of Duke Ellington, and that she is the “Satin Doll” about whom Ellington, Strayhorn, and Mercer wrote the song “Satin Doll.

These stills are from her role as a nightclub singer in the 1953 film noir classic “Kiss Me Deadly”.

jeanjeanie61:

Madi Comfort - ‘Kiss Me Deadly’ - 1955
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Madi Comfort was a jazz and lounge singer, dancer, and model. Her name was also spelt Madi or Mattie.
She was a girlfriend of Duke Ellington, and that she is the “Satin Doll” about whom Ellington, Strayhorn, and Mercer wrote the song “Satin Doll.
This still is from her role as a nightclub singer in the 1953 film noir classic “Kiss Me Deadly”.

jeanjeanie61:

Madi Comfort - ‘Kiss Me Deadly’ - 1955

http://lunettenoires.blogspot.co.uk

Madi Comfort was a jazz and lounge singer, dancer, and model. Her name was also spelt Madi or Mattie.

She was a girlfriend of Duke Ellington, and that she is the “Satin Doll” about whom Ellington, Strayhorn, and Mercer wrote the song “Satin Doll.

This still is from her role as a nightclub singer in the 1953 film noir classic “Kiss Me Deadly”.

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