'90s Trivial Pursuit, reprising (for a few seconds) her role as Rose Calvert from Titanic
2 Print Biographies |
3 Interviews |
6 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Gloria Stuart Sheekman | Gloria Stewart
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on not signing with Paramount in retrospect during a 1988 interview] I think it would have made all the difference. I might have gone on in films. I think of the ones that started out with me, the same place same station - Bette Davis, Ginger Rogers, Olivia de Havilland. I would have liked to have won an Academy Award, to have acted in one or two of the things they've all done. So that part I ...
While a very young Stuart was appearing in the Pasadena Playhouse, not only was a Paramount casting director there, but also an agent from Universal who was there to see her leading man was also. She received contract offers from both studios but was advised to sign with Universal because it was not a major studio at the time and that would afford her more opportunities.