Ziegfeld Follies of 1925. Musical revue.
5' 2" (1.57 m)
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[on Margaret Sullavan
] Do you know my favorite actress? She was very special in her appearance, her voice was exquisite and far away, almost like an echo. She was an excellent actress, completely unique. This wonderful voice of hers -- strange, fey, mysterious -- like a voice singing in the snow.
Early in her career Brooks took up residence in the Algonquin hotel where she was befriended by director Edmund Goulding and initially turned down his offer of a screen test because she thought he was trying to seduce. Her personal behavior got her thrown out of the Algonquin and she moved to the respectable MarthaWashington, where too she was asked to leave. She said, "Within a month my wearing ...