By Terry Trucco
From North by Northwest and Sleepless in Seattle to Crocodile Dundee, it’s hard to imagine a hotel with more Hollywood screen time than The Plaza. Last year alone the hotel racked up vivid cameos in The Great Gatsby and American Hustle.
How vivid? Both films snapped up Academy Award nominations for Production Design.
With American Hustle burning through theaters with its roller-coaster riff on the Abscam scandal, I checked in with The Plaza to learn how the city’s renowned Gilded Age hotel got down for the disco era. (more…)