As writer Mike Walsh put it, “Liberace elevated style over substance until there was no substance left at all.”
Liberace paid for plastic surgery for Thorson to look like Liberace when he was younger.
Together they proved why this wacky, bedazzled Liberace fever dream of a TV show is one that we should never stop watching.
There was no such thing as too much or too camp for Liberace.
Of course, Liberace and Thorson became a notorious couple when the latter filed a palimony suit against his former lover.
Scott was a 16-year-old foster-home runaway whom Liberace took under his wing.
Your star in And So It Goes, Michael Douglas, was so great as Liberace in Behind the Candelabra.
Liberace died in Palm Springs, California, on February 7, 1987.
The Liberace Museum in Las Vegas closed in 2010, but there is a Liberace Foundation that awards scholarships to musicians.
Liberace was laid to rest next to his mother and brother in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood Hills.