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Countess De Roy
Appeared (as "Miss Thing") in "A Kiss for Cinderella" by J.M. Barrie
on Broadway, 1942. Directed by Lee Strasberg
. Music Box Theatre, New York City, 3/10/42-4/18/42. 10th March
3 Interviews |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
[to MGM chief Louis B. Mayer
when she walked out on her contract] You are now 60 and I am 20. When I am 40, the age of a successful actress, you will be dead and I will live.
She shares the honor of having several firsts with the Academy Awards. She was the first actor to achieve the perfect Oscar track record (two nominations-two wins). She was the first actor to receive double Oscars consecutively. She was the first to obtain two Oscars and was the first to achieve double Oscars before turning 30. She was the first actress to win an Academy Award for portraying a ...