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Olivia De Havilland
A charming, sophisticated leading lady, Olivia
De Havilland had quite a following in the 1940s, which was well
Super Star & Award Winner
Her defining role was in GONE WITH THE WIND. Olivia De Havilland's notable movies include: THEY DIED WITH THEIR BOOTS ON, THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD, THE SNAKE PIT, THE HEIRESS, TO EACH HIS OWN, and HUSH, HUSH SWEET CHARLOTTE.
Of the four principal actors in GONE WITH THE WIND (the others were Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, and Leslie Howard), Olivia De Havilland is the only survivor.
Olivia De Havilland, 1946 Best Actress
TO EACH HIS OWN (Drama)
Olivia De Havilland played a single woman whose child grows up (over 27-years) believing that she is his aunt.
Olivia De Havilland, 1949 Best Actress
THE HEIRESS (Drama)
Olivia De Havilland won her second Best Actress award for playing a plain heiress who settles down to being an unmarried spinster after putting up with would be fortune hunters and her overbearing father.
About Olivia De Havilland (1916 - )
American leading lady (born in Tokyo of British parents), from teenage years in Hollywood. Through the years, Olivia De Havilland kept on performing on the stage.
Sister of actress Joan Fontaine.
Her other Nominations were for:
GONE WITH THE WIND (1939 - Supporting Actress)
HOLD BACK THE DAWN (1941 - Actress)
THE SNAKE PIT (1948 - Actress)
Olivia's other credits include:
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (1935)
CAPTAIN BLOOD (1935)
ANTHONY ADVERSE (1936)
THE CHARGE OF THE LIGHT BRIGADE (1936)
THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD (1938)
WINGS OF THE NAVY (1939)
ESSEX AND ELIZABETH (1939)
SANTA FE TRAIL (1940)
IN THIS OUR LIFE (1942)
THE DARK MIRROR (1946)
NOT AS A STRANGER (1955)
LADY IN A CAGE (1964)
HUSH HUSH SWEET CHARLOTTE (1964)
THE ADVENTURERS (1969)
THE FIFTH MUSKETEER (1979)
AIRPORT 77 (1977)
THE SWARM (1978)
Olivia De Havilland's television credits include:
THE SCREAMING WOMAN (TV Movie - 1972)
ROOTS: THE NEXT GENERATION (1979)
MURDER IS EASY: (TV Movie)
CHARLES AND DIANA: A ROYAL ROMANCE (TV Movie - 1982)