Appeared (as "Nora Charles") in a "Lux Radio Theatre" broadcast of "After the Thin Man".
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5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on Montgomery Clift
] Monty was a great talent, whose acting I always admired. He had extraordinary instincts. His observations about the script were always astute and correct. He would have made a great director, which eventually he wanted to be. "Would you ever direct yourself?", I once asked him. "Are you kidding", he replied. "As a director, I simply wouldn't put up with all that crap from me...
Appeared in staged prologues at Grauman's Egyptian theater in Los Angeles, before getting her first role in films. The prologues, staged by Fanchon
, were live shows put on before the feature had begun. Myrna appeared in prologues for The Ten Commandments
(1923) and The Thief of Bagdad
(1924), among others.
Early in her career, often played sexy, unpredictable party girls