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Job Actress, inventor
Years active 1930-1958
Top Roles Tondelayo, Dolores Ramirez, Vicky Whitley, Marvin Myles Ransome, Golubka / Theodore Yahupitz / Lizvanetchka 'Lizzie'
Top GenresDrama, Romance, Comedy, Crime, Film Noir, Adventure
Top TopicsBook-Based, Romance (Comic), Marriage
Top Collaborators , (Director), ,
Shares birthday with Mae Marsh, Marie Dressler, Dorothy Dandridge  see more..

Hedy Lamarr Overview:

Legendary actress, Hedy Lamarr, was born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler on Nov 9, 1913 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]. Lamarr died at the age of 86 on Jan 19, 2000 in Orlando, FL and was cremated and her ashes scattered in Wienerwald Forest near Vienna Austria.



She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Lamarr was never nominated for an Academy Award.

BlogHub Articles:

Beautiful Face, Beautiful Mind: "Bombshell: The Story"

By The Lady Eve on Mar 12, 2018 From Lady Eve's Reel Life

As a 5-year-old she completely took apart and put back together her toy music box. She was a child who was very close to her father, a bank director with an interest in inventing. Regularly during their walks through Vienna, where she was born in 1914, he would explain to her the inner workings of m... Read full article

“Bombshell: The Story” Movie Ticket Giveaway (Landmark Theaters) (Feb)

By Annmarie Gatti on Feb 5, 2018 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

“Bombshell: The Story” Landmark Theatres Movie Ticket Giveaway: Boston, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Denver, San Diego, San Francisco, Berkeley “A thoroughly engaging, eye-opening showbiz doc!” – The Hollywood Reporter Do you live near, or expect to be in, any of the above c... Read full article

“Bombshell: The Story” Movie Ticket Giveaway (Jan 6 through Jan 17)

By Annmarie Gatti on Jan 6, 2018 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

“Bombshell: The Story” Movie Ticket Giveaway Contest “A thoroughly engaging, eye-opening showbiz doc!” – The Hollywood Reporter Do you live near, or expect to be in, the Chicago area between Jan 22 and Jan 25? If so, we have a very special ticket giveaway contest just for you! CMH ... Read full article

Bombshell: The Story

By Christy Putnam on Oct 9, 2017 From Christy Putnam

The new documentary, Bombshell: The Story, had its Texas premiere at the Dallas Docfest, held this weekend from Thursday, October 5, to Sunday, October 8, at the Studio Movie Grill. Director Alexandra Dean attended the screening and participated in a Q & A before the film on Friday e... Read full article

Beautiful: The Life of

on May 8, 2017 From Journeys in Classic Film

When I started reading Stephen Michael Shearer’s biography, Beautiful, on actress I had no idea a documentary about the raven-haired starlet was being produced. Bombshell: The Life of recently premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival to great reviews and I can’t wai... Read full article

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Hedy Lamarr Quotes:

Madeleine Damien: You really are a rat aren't you.

Grandma: You know about Satan and idle hands, don't you?
Johnny Jones: Oh yes! I've heard about them. Both!

Pepe le Moko: What did you do before?
Gaby: Before what?
Pepe le Moko: Before... the jewels.
Gaby: I wanted them.

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Hedy Lamarr Facts
During her marriage to screenwriter Gene Markey, the two adopted a son, James. She soon after gave birth to two children, Denise Hedy and Antony, while married to actor John Loder.

Became a naturalized citizen of the United States on 10 April 1953.

Arrested for shoplifting in 1991. One year probation.

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