Daring Darleen Candlewick

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The Actress (1953) was a Drama - Comedy Film directed by George Cukor and produced by Lawrence Weingarten.

Academy Awards 1953 --- Ceremony Number 26 (source: AMPAS)

Best Costume DesignWalter PlunkettNominated

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Edith Headquarters 1: The Actress

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If you?ve visited my website, you know it?s pretty much a shrine to one of the greatest of Hollywood?s costume designers, Edith Head. Why Edith? Well, aside from the accolades of the many actors who were made more beautiful, glamorous and comfy by her, thousands of style-obsessed movie fans, like me... Read full article

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Annie Jones: Ruth, why don't you give up this going on the stage business and settle down with a nice man?
Ruth Gordon Jones: Oh, mama, don't be disgusting!

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During first-run engagements of The Actress, selected movie houses around the country projected the film's opening sequence - a recreation of a production number from the play, "The Pink Lady", in wide screen to emphasize the larger-than-life quality of Ruth Gordon's fascination with the stage.
Debbie Reynolds was considered for the lead role.
Anthony Perkins film debut.
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Best Costume Design Oscar 1953

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Also directed by George Cukor

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