Salome - Stepdaughter of Herod
She acted in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Hedda Gabler," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio.
3 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
6 Portrayals |
24 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Alla Lavendera | Alia Nasimoff | Nazimova | Peter M. Winter
5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[on motion pictures in a 1916 interview] The pioneer days are now past. This is proved, not in the great mass of moving pictures we see, but the flashes of genius which show what can be done when true artists devote themselves sincerely to creative work. On the speaking stage there have always been more bad plays than good ones, but no one ever argued from this that the drama was a failure. We ...
With her film career flourishing, she bought an imposing California Spanish home at 8080 Sunset Blvd., building a pool and landscaping the property's 3-1/2 acres. Named The Garden of Allah, the place became a popular place for the Hollywood elite. Eventually she lost the property, and when it became a residential hotel she took a small room in the house that had once been her home.