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Abigail Moore (segment "The Dark Boy")
She acted in George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber's play, "The Royal Family," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Sandy Dennis in the cast.
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
My parents were both progressive people learning much from Henrik Ibsen. My mother believed that a woman should not be tied down to family with nothing else in her life. They were also progressive politically. My father, we thought, voted the Democratic ticket, but actually he voted the Socialist ticket; my mother was a suffragette and I marched in parades with her.
In 1936 she and Maria Ouspenskaya
became the first two actresses (of more than 50) to receive an Oscar nomination for their film debut. She was nominated (and won) the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Anthony Adverse