Appeared (as "Julie") in "Liliom" on Broadway (revival). Written by Ferenc Molnár
. Material adapted by Benjamin Glazer
. Incidental music by Deems Taylor
. Musical Director: Max Weiser. Directed by Benno Schneider
. 44th Street Theatre: 25 Mar 1940-11 May 1940 (56 performances). Cast included: Ajax, Jane Amar, Kenneth Bates, Lee ...
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I am happy I was born Swedish because this means having a tough education -- at least it was in my time. But I couldn't live there, even when I was in my 20s. Sweden is too far from the rest of the world psychologically. There you feel confined on an island.
She was sitting in a Paris bathtub in 1957, listening to the Oscars broadcast on the radio, when she heard Cary Grant
, her friend for many years, accept her Best Actress award. Her Notorious
(1946) and Indiscreet
(1958) costar also introduced her when she returned to the Oscars in 1959 to present Gigi
(1958) with Best Picture honors. The standing ovation that followed was as thunderous as any in ...
Performances in dramas where her characters were put through harrowing emotional wringers