Appeared (as "Luba") in "Darkness at Noon" on Broadway. Drama. Written / directed by Sidney Kingsley
. Based on the novel by Arthur Koestler
. "Moscow" composed by Dan and Dm. Pokras. Alvin Theatre (moved to The Royale Theatre from 26 Mar 1951 to close): 13 Jan 1951-23 Jun 1951 (186 performances). Cast: Claude Rains
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[about her Oscar-winning role in A Streetcar Named Desire
(1951)] It was not at all certain I would do the movie. As a matter of fact, I had to test for it twice. First, I did a film test in New York with Elia Kazan
. Then I got a call telling me to come to California for another test. They weren't happy with my hair. Vivien Leigh
was going to wear a blonde wig, and for some reason they wanted me ...
The guest starring role in the "Crazy Annie" episode of "Baretta" played by Hunter was originally intended for Lucille Ball. She was nominated for an Emmy for her work. However, because of an internal squabble in the Academy, the initial nominations were discarded and new nominations were substituted. Although Hunter's nomination was a causality, she did get to keep her original Academy ...