Active on Broadway in the following productions:
2 Articles |
4' 10" (1.47 m)
Did You Know?
My greatest cross is that my face and body don't match my mind and soul. People expect me to be an ingénue, a baby doll, and they're terribly disappointed when they find I'm not. At parties, I've seen men ask to be introduced to me, and I knew they thought I was attractive, but after talking to me a few minutes they'd turn away in dismay. Men, in Hollywood especially, don't like intelligent women.
In a full-length article on Sidney in Classic Images, February 2009, by Greg Mank, Hollywood gossip had it that Sidney was having an affair with Carl Laemmle Jr.
, the Universal general manager who discovered her. Some implied that she also was having an affair with his father, mogul Carl Laemmle
, at the same time. This sullied her reputation in Hollywood and her career was heavily damaged by it.