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Wendy Hiller an Academy Award Winning Actress

Wendy Hiller (August 15 1912 – May 14, 2003) was an English film and stage actress who enjoyed a varied acting career that spanned nearly sixty years. Hiller won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1959 for the film … Continue reading

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Joanne Woodward: Academy Award Winning Actress

Joanne Woodward (born February 27, 1930) is an American actress and producer of television and theatre. She is perhaps best known for her Academy Award-winning role in “The Three Faces of Eve” (1957). Joanne Woodward was married to Paul Newman … Continue reading

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Victor Fleming: An Academy Award Winner

Victor Lonzo Fleming (February 23, 1889 – January 6, 1949) was an American film director, cinematographer, and producer. His most popular films were “The Wizard of Oz” (1939), and “Gone with the Wind” (1939), for which he won an Academy Award … Continue reading

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Jack Lemmon

John Uhler “Jack” Lemmon III (February 8, 1925 – June 27, 2001) starred in more than 60 films including “Some Like It Hot” (1959), “The Apartment” (1960), “Mister Roberts” (1955) for which he won the 1955 Best Supporting Actor Academy … Continue reading

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Vivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier (November 5, 1913 – July 8, 1967) was a British actress. Leigh won two Academy Awards for Best Actress for her portrayal of the southern belle Scarlett O’Hara in the American Civil War drama “Gone with … Continue reading

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