The name of the Dallas episode this week, “The Furious and the Fast” (season 2, episode 7) immediately made me think of The Fast and the Furious — partly because I might by dyslexic and partly because I used to have the world’s biggest crush on Paul Walker.
When his big movie came out in 2001, I was smitten with the blond actor whose looks are a lot more attractive than his acting skills… if you know what I mean. My love for Paul made me immediately dislike the dark-haired minx you all know better as Elena Ramos (Jordana Brewster) because, well, she was playing his love interest.
I think the point I’m getting at here is, I have never been able to look at Jordana the same since Furious premiered. Not when she got ripped to shreds (spoiler alert!) in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning. And certainly not when she became Southfork’s hottest ticket (besides oil).
So thank you, writers of Dallas, for bringing me back down memory lane and making me remember my awkward crush on Paul Walker. Just please, next week, don’t title an episode “Then and Now” …I had a teenaged crush on Devon Sawa, too!
SUE ELLEN’S (LINDA GRAY) ANIMAL-PRINT SUIT:
By Michael Kors (I couldn’t find an image of it online)
GET THE LOOK (pictured right):Lafayette 148 New York Darby Metallic Jacket
JOHN ROSS’ (JOSH HENDERSON) LEATHER JACKET:
Vince Washed Leather CPO Jacket
GET THE LOOK FOR LESS:Forever 21 Men’s Distressed Quilted Jacket
PAMELA’S (JULIE GONZALO) RED TURTLENECK DRESS:
??? (Sadly, Dallas Costume Designer Rachel Sage Kunin said the label was torn out of the dress, so she couldn’t remember where it came from, but I think my get-the-look option is almost spot on!)
GET THE LOOK (pictured):Neiman Marcus Oversized Belted Cashmere Turtleneck Dress
PAMELA’S LEATHER-SLEEVE JACKET:
Mackage Wool Coat with Leather Sleeves (no longer available)
GET THE LOOK:ASOS PU Biker Coat
ELENA’S WHITE COAT:
J. Crew Double-Cloth Lady Day Coat (Rachel told me she swapped out the black buttons and replaced them with white ones)
GET THE LOOK FOR LESS:C. Luce Zip CoatCheck out more on Dallas on OSS by clicking right here!
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