Perseus was the son of Zeus and Danae. Danae's father, King Acrisius, set Danae and her son adrift of the sea because of a prophecy that Perseus would kill him.
1818-19; French; Romantacism; MusÃ©e d'Orsay, Paris
Director: Jack Gold. Also starred Harry Andrews, Alan Badel & Marie-Christine Barrault. Plot: Psychological thriller about a novelist, a telekinetic, who causes disasters simply by thinking about them
Marble, c. 590 BC; Archaeological Museum, Kerkyra
1977. Tacky and tawdry, Medusa has a heart blacker than the murky waters of the Devil's Bayou. Voice Artist: Geraldine Page
Nebula Award for best novella 1972
2010, originally written by Glenn Hughes when a member of the group Trapeze
(1978) Played by Lee Remick.