(6/9/51) Radio: Appeared on CBS radio's "Stars Over Hollywood" in Barbara Owens
' adaptation of William Padgett's "When the Police Arrive".
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[on Mildred Pierce
(1945)] The character I played was a composite of the characters I'd always played, and there were a few elements from my own personality and character, too. In a way, I think I was getting ready for "Mildred Pierce" when I was a kid, waiting on tables and cooking. But there was not a single Crawford mannerism in my performance. I sailed into [it] with all the gusto I'd been ...
After joining Warner Bros., she was looking for her first role at the studio. Jack L. Warner
had her in mind for the role of Kathryn Mason in Conflict
(1945) and sent the script for the film to her. However, after reading the script, she told her agent to tell Warner that "Joan Crawford never dies in her movies, and she never ever loses her man to anyone".
Glamorous sense of fashion