Picture of Fred Astaire from the movie 'A Damsel in Distress' where characters was named as Jerry Halliday. Picture was taken by Bob Landry/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images. All rights of this picture holds 1957 - Warner Bros. All rights reserved. Original and main source of picture is mptvimages.com. This is a picture of Fred Astaire, Joan Fontaine, Gracie Allen, and George Burns, in A Damsel in Distress, (1937).