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Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
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Storm in a Teacup

Actor Vivien Leigh Filmography

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Glorious Technicolor
Glorious Technicolor ( English )
Director: Peter Jones
Release Year: 1998
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind
Director: David Hinton
Release date: 01-10-1988
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage
Director: Louella Parsons , Ron Blackman , Bruce Goldstein
Release date: 25-02-1983
That's Entertainment, Part II
Director: Gene Kelly
Release date: 17-05-1976
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
Director: José Quintero
Music Director: Richard Addinsell
Release date: 28-12-1961
The Deep Blue Sea
The Deep Blue Sea ( English )
Artist: Vivien Leigh , Kenneth More , Eric Portman , Emlyn Williams , Moira Lister
Director: Anatole Litvak
Music Director: Malcolm Arnold
Release date: 01-11-1955
A Streetcar Named Desire
Artist: Vivien Leigh , Marlon Brando , Kim Hunter , Karl Malden , Rudy Bond
Director: Elia Kazan , Don Alvarado , John Prettyman
Music Director: Alex North , C.A. Riggs , Francis E. Stahl , Nathan Levinson , Maurice De Packh , Maurice De Packh , Ray Heindorf
Release Year: 1951
Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina ( English )
Director: Julien Duvivier , Maisie Kelly
Music Director: Constant Lambert , John Cox , Hubert Clifford
Release date: 22-01-1948
Caesar and Cleopatra
Caesar and Cleopatra ( English )
Director: Gabriel Pascal
Music Director: Georges Auric
Release date: 11-12-1945
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Vivien Leigh Biography

Vivien Leigh (born Vivian Mary Hartley, and also known as Lady Olivier after 1947; 5 November 1913 – 8 July 1967) was an English stage and film actress. She won two Academy Awards for Best Actress, for her iconic performances as Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939) and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), a role she had also played on stage in London's West End in 1949. She also won a Tony Award for her work in the Broadway musical version of Tovarich (1963). After completing her drama school education, Leigh appeared in small roles in four films in 1935 and progressed to the role of heroine in Fire Over England (1937). Lauded for her beauty, Leigh felt that her physical attributes sometimes prevented her from being taken seriously as an actress. Despite her fame as a screen actress, Leigh was primarily a stage performer. During her 30-year career, she played roles ranging from the heroines of Noël Coward and George Bernard Shaw comedies to classic Shakespearean characters such as Ophelia, Cleopatra, Juliet, and Lady Macbeth. Later in life, she performed as a character actress in a few films. At the time, the public strongly identified Leigh with her second husband Laurence Olivier, who was her spouse from 1940 to 1960. Leigh and Olivier starred together in many stage productions, with Olivier often directing, and in three films. She earned a reputation for being difficult to work with, and for much of her adult life she suffered from bipolar disorder as well as recurrent bouts of chronic tuberculosis, which was first diagnosed in the mid-1940s and ultimately claimed her life at the age of 53.[1] Although her career had periods of inactivity, in 1999 the American Film Institute ranked Leigh as the 16th greatest female movie star of classic Hollywood cinema. Description above from the Wikipedia article Vivien Leigh, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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