Alfred Hitchcock pouring a tea on a cup while standing and facing Leo the Lion on the other side of the table

One can't help but be amazed at Sir Alfred Hitchcock's composure even when faced with an impatient and menacing Leo the Lion!

Photo via Historical Pics on Twitter

Most likely taken around the 1950s, we see the famed Alfred Hitchcock enjoying the company of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) mascot Leo the Lion. Previously, we saw the English film director and producer directing Leo for the iconic MGM roar which served as the studio’s logo. Looks like Leo did an exceptional job so Mr. Hitchcock decided to reward him with some tea!

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written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-09-03 in #lifestyle #lomography #leo-the-lion #mgm #alfred-hitchcock #overly-descriptive-title #tea #analogue-lifestyle

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