(4/10/50) Radio: Appeared (as "Virginia Cunningham") in a "CBS Radio Theater" broadcast of "The Snake Pit".
1 Biographical Movie |
6 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
14 Interviews |
16 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Olivia De Havilland | Olivia DeHavilland | Olivia de Haviland | Olivia deHavilland
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I loved France, although I initially thought they were stubborn for always speaking French. When I went to Paris, Hollywood was collapsing because of television. A whole civilization was dying, and you cannot imagine how depressed we all were. That was the real Gone with the Wind
(1939) saga. We didn't know what the new world was going to be, but we were sure it wasn't going to be as good. We ...
Relations between Olivia and younger sister Joan Fontaine
were never strong and worsened in 1941, when both were nominated for 'Best Actress' Oscar awards. Their mutual dislike and jealousy escalated into an all-out feud after Fontaine won for Suspicion
(1941). Despite the fact that de Havilland went on to win two Academy Awards of her own, they remained permanently estranged.
Emotionally (and sometimes physically) vulnerable characters