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Biography:
Birth Name: Judy Holliday
Born: 06/21/1921
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA
Death Place: New York City, New York, USA
Died: 06/07/1965

She returned to films with a memorable supporting role in the Spencer Tracy-Katharine Hepburn comedy, "Adam's Rib" (1949), then vaulted to stardom the following year when she recreated her stage triumph of "Born Yesterday" in George Cukor's film adaptation. As the airheaded mistress of a shady and rather dull-witted tycoon who turns the tables on him once she's educated, Holliday won an Oscar as Best Actress of 1950 (beating out Gloria Swanson in "Sunset Boulevard" and Bette Davis and Anne Baxter in "All About Eve"). For the rest of the 50s, signed with Columbia, Holliday made a handful of films, delighting audiences as ditzy but surprisingly shrewd types in "The Marrying Kind" (1952), the ...

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Albums:

Bells Are Ringing (Remastered) (Bonus Tracks)


Popular Movies:
Bells Are Ringing
Full of Life
The Solid Gold Cadillac
Phffft!
It Should Happen to You
The Marrying Kind
1950-12-24 Born Yesterday


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