Hosted a pilot for a romantic TV series called "The Ways of Love". It was produced by Collier Young
, her husband at the time.
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[on marriage (1978)] The main problem in marriage is that, for a man, sex is a hunger-like eating. If a man is hungry and can't get to a fancy French restaurant, he'll go to a hot dog stand. For a woman, what's important is love and romance.
Relations between Fontaine and her sister Olivia de Havilland
were never strong but worsened in 1941, when both were nominated for best actress Oscar. Their mutual dislike and jealousy escalated into an all-out feud after Fontaine won for Suspicion
(1941). Despite the fact de Havilland went on to win two Academy Awards of her own, they have remained permanently estranged.
Often played delicate women put through emotional turmoil