Nominated for 1 Golden Globe.
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Girl in blue swimsuit - Cameo appearance
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5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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[on Fred Astaire
and Gene Kelly
] Fred could never do the lifts Gene did and never wanted to. I'd say they were the two greatest dancing personalities who were ever on the screen. Each has a distinctive style. Each is a joy to work with. But it's like comparing apples and oranges. They're both delicious.
When casting the film Damn Yankees!
(1958), the studio was initially interested in pursuing Cyd as Lola and Cary Grant
as Applegate. In the end, Gwen Verdon
won the right to recreate her stage role with Ray Walston
the devilish Applegate. Cyd was supposedly unavailable but later played the role on the legit stage.