(1/11/51) Radio: Appeared on "Screen Directors Playhouse" in "Ivy".
4 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
9 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 3½" (1.61 m)
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[on beating sister Olivia de Havilland
for the Oscar] I froze. I stared across the table, where Olivia was sitting. "Get up there!" she whispered commandingly. Now what had I done? All the animus we'd felt towards each other as children, the savage wrestling matches, the time Olivia fractured my collarbone, all came rushing back in kaleidoscopic imagery.
In 1946, a huge crack in the sisters' already tense relationship occurred when Joan made an unkind remark about Olivia's new husband, author Marcus Goodrich
. Olivia insisted on an apology or she would not talk to her anymore. Joan refused to do so. A year later when Olivia won her first Oscar, Joan, who was at the awards show as a presenter, went up to congratulate her sister but was completely ...
Often played delicate women put through emotional turmoil