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10). Barbara Stanwyck became a Ziegfeld Follies dancer at age 15!

Next: Vivien Leigh❤

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3.  She and her family moved to England when she was six.  She attended a convent school where she became friends with Maureen O'Sullivan.

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5). Vivien Leigh had a photographic memory. She would remember all her lines for a play after only one or two readings. 

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8.)  She took her  stage name from the first name of her first husband,  Leigh  Holman.

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9) Even after director George Cukor was fired and replaced by Victor Fleming in "Gone with the Wind", Vivien still took direction from Cukor over the phone.

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10.)  Years before entering the movies, she was  a model for Vogue magazine.

Next:  Ann Sheridan

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1.  Ann Sheridan won the "Search For Beauty" contest which included a screen test for Paramount

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2.)  After her contact with Warner Brothers, she made four movies for Universal.

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4.)  She starred in the TV series Pistols and Petticoats, a comedy Western.   The series was cancelled after her death.

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6.)  She began her career at Paramount in bit parts under her real name,  Clara Lou Sheridan.

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7. Ann Sheridan was considered for the leads in Meet John Doe, Casablanca, and Mildred Pierce.

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8. She sings and does a hula in Navy Blues (1941).

 

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1. Alan Arkin disliked filming the scene in Wait Until Dark (1967) where he scares Audrey Hepburn's character. 

*It's a great film, btw. Scary, dark and edgy.*

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2. He received an Oscar nomination for his film debut in The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming

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