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Susan Hayward Overview:

Legendary actress, Susan Hayward, was born Edythe Marrenner on Jun 30, 1917 in Brooklyn, NY. Hayward died at the age of 57 on Mar 14, 1975 in Hollywood, CA and was laid to rest in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery in Carrollton, GA.

HONORS and AWARDS:

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Susan Hayward was nominated for five Academy Awards, winning one for Best Actress for I Want to Live! (as Barbara Graham) in 1958.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1947Best ActressSmash-Up: The Story of a Woman (1947)AngieNominated
1949Best ActressMy Foolish Heart (1949)Eloise WintersNominated
1952Best ActressWith a Song in My Heart (1952)Jane FromanNominated
1955Best ActressI'll Cry Tomorrow (1955)Lillian RothNominated
1958Best ActressI Want to Live! (1958)Barbara GrahamWon
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She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Susan Hayward's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #95 on Aug 10, 1951.

BlogHub Articles:

March Madness #29:

By Kat_Selby on Mar 29, 2018 From All Good Things

Welcome to ALL GOOD THINGS! It's MARCH MADNESS! Visit daily to see a classic film Super-Star of the day - a personality renowned for portraying the really, really B.A.D. and also the sweetest-dearest-most darling! Day #28 results: KARL MALDEN fans prefer his gentler side. "Mitch" Mitchell ("S... Read full article


THE DUE DOUBLE FEATURE BLOGATHON: and Tyrone Power in Rawhide (1951) and Untamed (1955)

on Sep 22, 2017 From Caftan Woman

The Flapper Dame and Phyllis Loves Classic Movies have come up with a fabulous idea. It is The Duo Double Feature Blogathon, and it runs from September 22nd to September 24th. Two stars who worked in two films only. We'll have double bills for days! Day 1 June 30, 1917 - March... Read full article


The Lusty Men (1952) with and Robert Mitchum

By Orson De Welles on May 26, 2016 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! A Fast Buck… A Fast Bronc… A Fast Thrill! Here’s another example of somewhat misleading advertising.  Given the title of 1952’s The Lusty Men, you’d expect lots of romance, sexual intrigue and the like.  As is sometimes common in Hollywood the finished product has little re... Read full article


Star of the Month Guide:

By Amanda Garrett on Sep 3, 2015 From Old Hollywood Films

TCM's September star of the month is fiery redhead . TCM is celebrating the career of with 27 movies airing each Thursday in September. Here's what you need to know about this determined actress. FYI: TCM sometimes changes the air times and /or movies, so you can go t... Read full article


I Can Get It for You Wholesale (1951) with

By Orson De Welles on Aug 20, 2015 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! The spectacular rise of a woman in a man’s world! The late 1940s and early 1950s were a time of great social stress (even if most of it is forgotten now in the greater challenges which were overcome later). Women had gotten their first widespread taste of mainstream employment in s... Read full article


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Susan Hayward Quotes:

Eloise Winters: If I said what I felt, I'd start to cry. And I won't cry in a cocktail lounge.


Louise Merritt: Wes tells me you once made three thousand dollars in one day, rodeoin'.
Jeff McCloud: That's right.
Louise Merritt: And threw it all away.
Jeff McCloud: Oh, I didn't throw it away. It just sorta'... floated.
Louise Merritt: That's pretty stupid, breakin' all your bones, then lettin' the money go.


[Eyeing Raden's bankroll]
Millie Pickens: Say, if I had a wad of folding dough like that I'd go right out and buy an outfit that would knock this neighborhood cockeyed!


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Susan Hayward Facts
A lifelong registered Republican, she endorsed Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1952. She also appeared at the 1953 Republican Rally.

Was the original choice to play Margo Channing in All About Eve (1950), but was dropped from the project after being considered too young. The part was then given to Claudette Colbert before being given to Bette Davis, who went on to receive a Best Actress Oscar nomination for her performance.

In Italy, almost all of her films were dubbed by either Lidia Simoneschi or Rosetta Calavetta. She was occasionally dubbed by Dhia Cristiani.

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