EXPIRED: 09/24/09 – Mimi Weddell, 94, a model/actress who didn’t start working fulltime until she was 65. She got cast in bit parts on TV and in movies including “Law & Order,” “Sex and the City,” “The Purple Rose of Cairo” and “Hitch” and did a lot of fashion spreads for Juicy Couture, Nike, Louis Vuitton, Burberry and other brands.
When she hit 90, she was part of New York magazine’s list of the Most Beautiful New Yorkers.
She loved to smoke, had perfect diction & had a collection of over 150 hats. “The only romantic thing left in life is a hat,” she said.