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Myrna Loy war eine US-amerikanische Schauspielerin. Mit William Powell bildete sie in 14 Hollywood-Filmen ein populäres Leinwandpaar. wurde sie für ihr Lebenswerk mit einem Ehrenoscar ausgezeichnet. Myrna Loy (* 2. August als Catharina Myrna Adele Williams in Radersburg, Montana; † Dezember in New York) war eine US-amerikanische. Myrna Loy | Leider | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Perfekte Myrna Loy Stock-Fotos und -Bilder sowie aktuelle Editorial-Aufnahmen von Getty Images. Download hochwertiger Bilder, die man nirgendwo sonst. Myrna Loy wurde am 2. August als Catharina Myrna Adele Williams und Tochter eines Politikers in Radersburg (Montana) auf einer Rinderfarm geboren;.
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Although she was typecast over and over again as a vamp, Myrna continued to stay busy with small parts. Finally, in , she received star billing in Bitter Apples The excitement was short lived as she returned to the usual smaller roles afterward.
Myrna would take any role that would give her exposure and showcase the talent she felt was being wasted. It seemed that she would play one vamp after another.
She wanted something better. Finally her contract ran out with Warner and she signed with MGM where she got two meaty roles.
Most agreed that the Thin Man series would never have been successful without Myrna. Her witty perception of situations gave her the image that one could not pull a fast one over on the no-nonsense Mrs.
After The Thin Man , Myrna would appear in five more in the series. Myrna was a big box-office draw.
She was popular enough that, in , she was named Queen of the Movies and Clark Gable the king in a nationwide poll of movie goers.
Her popularity was at its zenith. She continued to make films through the 40s and 50s but the roles were fewer and fewer.
By the 's the parts had all but dried up as producers and directors looked elsewhere for talent. In , she appeared in Midnight Lace and was not in another until in The April Fools The s found her in TV movies, not theatrical productions.
Her last film was in called Summer Solstice By the time Myrna passed away, on December 14, , at the age of 88, she had appeared in a phenomenal motion pictures.
She was buried in Helena, Montana. Her father was the youngest person ever elected to the Montana State legislature.
Later on her family moved to Helena where she spent her youth. At the age of 13, Myrna's father died of influenza and the rest of the family moved to Los Angeles.
Later she appeared the same year in Pretty Ladies along with Joan Crawford. In the silent films, Myrna would appear as an exotic femme fatale.
Finally her contract ran out with warner and she signed with MGM where she got two meaty roles. In she appeared in Midnight Lace and was not in another until in The April Fools Sign In.
Edit Myrna Loy. Showing all items. Later in her career, often cast as maternal, heroic characters. Early in her career, often played sexy, unpredictable party girls.
She made her Broadway debut in the revival of "The Women". One of a handful of great movie stars never nominated for an acting Oscar, she received an honorary Academy Award in She became a founder member of the American Place Theatre, a non-profit theatre set up to help new writers develop.
In , Myrna had a narrow escape when her horse bolted during the filming of The Rains Came with Tyrone Power ; she was nearly killed.
Loy donned a uniform during the War when she joined the Hollywood Chapter of 'Bundles for Bluejackets' -- helping to run a Naval Auxiliary Canteen and going on fund raising tours.
A devout Democrat and feminist, she later dismissed her work in the pre-Civil Rights-era movie Ham and Eggs at the Front as "shameful". Myrna enrolled at Venice High School -- a school which later named its annual speech and drama awards 'Myrnas'.
Spent her early years on a ranch and in the town of Helena, Montana, which was also the home of Gary Cooper. When her father was travelling by train in early , he went through a small station called 'Myrna' - he eventually named her after that station.
After graduating from high school in , Myrna got a job dancing in the chorus during the prologue for The Ten Commandments at Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
In Myrna was named Queen of the Movies and Clark Gable King in a national poll, winning a crown of tin and purple velvet.
However, in her later films he developed a respect for Loy and they became good friends. In , she was photographed by Henry Waxman, who showed the pictures to Rudolph Valentino.
Impressed with Myrna, Valentino arranged for a screen test for his upcoming film, Cobra She failed it. Franklin D. Roosevelt invited to the White House early on in his administration, and she became very friendly with First Lady Anna Eleanor Roosevelt.
Her father, at age 21, the youngest man ever elected to the Montana State Legislature, owned a small cattle ranch.
At Venice High school, in the middle of a small rose garden, is a larger-than-life-size statue of actress Myrna Loy.
And it was made years before Myrna appeared in a single movie. Actually, it isn't a particularly good likeness of Miss Loy.
Standing atop a stone pedestal, back arched, the short-haired figure is semi-nude wearing only a thin gown which leaves little to the imagination , with one arm raised in a dramatic pose.
All three statues were modeled by Venice High students, and the trio are meant to depict the "Mental," "Physical" and "Spiritual.
Her final public appearance was in when she received her lifetime achievement award during The 63rd Annual Academy Awards She was unable to travel to Hollywood to accept the award in person, so the Academy arranged a live satellite link to her Manhattan apartment.
Anjelica Huston introduced the film tribute presentation to her, which started with clips from The Best Years of Our Lives and ended with a clip from After the Thin Man When the tribute finished, there was instantaneous rapturous applause and Huston then said, "Here from her apartment in New York is Miss Loy.
Congratulations Myrna. She was seated wearing sparkling purple evening wear and watched intently on her own television.
She viewed and smiled at close up shots of fellow same-year Honorary Award recipient Sophia Loren and other audience members applauding.
There was unusually no standing ovation, instead audience members remained seated during the applause, this was by no means a snub.
There was a short silence after the applause, while the camera closed in on Miss Loy. She then looked directly at the camera and simply and said, "You've made me very happy, thank you very much," to yet further loud applause and then she disappeared from the screen once more.
In honor of Myrna Loy , a poem was created called, Montana Women, which was read at the celebration of her 86th birthday.
Underwent two mastectomies after being diagnosed with breast cancer twice. The same school was featured in the original Grease , American History X and in The Chemical Brothers ' and Britney Spears ' music videos "Elektrobank" and "Baby one more time", respectively.
Moved to Manhattan in , where she lived until her death in Myrna was Co-Chairman of the Advisory Council of the National Committee against discrimination in housing - exposing segregation in federal funded projects.
Outspoken against Adolf Hitler in the War, Myrna appeared on his blacklist. Her mother, Della Williams, was a talented pianist who encouraged Myrna's interest in the arts.
Her profile was the most requested in the s by women to their plastic surgeons. Appeared in staged prologues at Grauman's Egyptian theater in Los Angeles, before getting her first role in films.
The prologues, staged by Ruth Fanchon and Marco , were live shows put on before the feature had begun. The statue outside Venice High School that bears her likeness is titled 'Inspiration', and has been the target of vandalism and school pranks for decades Loy mentions in her book that the statue was even decapitated at one point.
It is now surrounded by a fence. Was supposedly the favorite star of famed outlaw John Dillinger. He came out of hiding to see Manhattan Melodrama , in which she starred, and was gunned down by police upon leaving the theater.
William Powell 's nickname for her was 'Minnie'. In Italy, she was dubbed at the beginning of the talking career either by Tina Lattanzi or Rosina Galli.
Later in her career, Lydia Simoneschi was her official Italian voice. Appeared in the first feature film with synchronized sound Don Juan and first feature film with audible dialog The Jazz Singer Claudette Colbert was given the part and went on to win the Best Actress Oscar for her performance.
In she campaigned for John F. Later she did battle with Californian Governor Ronald Reagan over open-housing legislation and for years afterward was a vigorous member of the National Committee Against Discrimination in Housing.
Was a member of New York's St. Paul and St. A cast of her hand-print and her signature are in the sidewalk in front of Theater 80, on St.
Mark's Place in New York City. Was considered for the title role in Mildred Pierce Loy has gone on record as considering The Best Years of Our Lives her favourite film and the homecoming scene with Fredric March her favorite scene.
At the Academy Lifetime Tribute to Loy in Burt Reynolds , who cast her as his mother in The End , reportedly said that he wished he'd been born earlier but didn't think he was a good enough actor to appear opposite her if he had.
Underwent an abortion prior to her marriage to Arthur Hornblow Jr. The procedure left her infertile. Blandings Builds His Dream House He was a brilliant actor, a delightful companion, a great friend and, above all, a true gentleman.
Life is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming. I was a homely kid with freckles that came out every spring and stuck on me till Christmas.
No telling where my career would have gone if they hadn't hung that title on me. Labels limit you, because they limit your possibilities. But that's how they think in Hollywood.
In our day we had individuality. Pictures were more sophisticated. All this nudity is too excessive and it is getting very boring.
It will be a shame if it upsets people so much that it brings on the need for censorship. I hate censorship.
In the cinema there's no mystery. No privacy. And no sex, either. Most of the sex I've seen on the screen looks like an expression of hostility towards sex.
I was really ashamed of myself. It was so awful. How about a black person walking up the steps of a courthouse carrying a briefcase?
I've been married four times, divorced four times, have no children, and can't boil an egg. Oh, he wanted to be an actor, but he always deprecated his ability, pretended it didn't matter.
He was a really shy man with a terrible inferiority in there somewhere. Something was missing that kept him from doing the things he could have done.
I was glamorous because of magicians like George J. I trusted those men and the other experts who made us beautiful. The rest of it I didn't give a damn about.
I didn't fuss about my clothes, my lighting, or anything else, but, believe me, some of them did. And I am very impressed with her as a person.
Some years ago I was on the Academy Awards broadcast, she came up to me. I was standing in the wings and Barbra walked across the stage to greet me.
Very polite, very nice. You don't find many young women who extend that kind of gracious courtesy to an older woman.
Audrey Hepburn does. And Barbra. I've not forgotten how charming she was. He was and is a dear friend and, in the early Thin Man films with [director W.
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Myrna Loy prepared as an artist. Myrna Loy committed herself completely to an acting vocation following a couple of minor jobs in quiet movies.
Myrna Loy was initially pigeonholed in colorful jobs, regularly as a vamp or a lady of Asian drop, however, her profession prospects improved significantly following her depiction of Nora Charles in The Thin Man in the year Conceived in Helena, Montana, Myrna Loy was brought up in provincial Radersburg all through her initial youth, before moving to Los Angeles with her mom in her initial youthfulness.
There, Myrna Loy started examining dance and prepared widely all through her secondary school training. Myrna Loy was found by generation originator Natacha Rambova, who encouraged film tries out for her, and she started acquiring little jobs in the late s, for the most part depicting vamps.
Her job in The Thin Man raised her notoriety for being a flexible on-screen character, and Myrna Loy repeated the job of Nora Charles five additional occasions.
Myrna Loy would proceed to show up in just eight movies somewhere in the range of and , after which she formally resigned from acting.
In spite of the fact that Myrna Loy was never named for an aggressive Academy Award, in the month of March during the year Myrna Loy was given an Honorary Academy Award in acknowledgment of her labor of love both onscreen and off, including filling in as right hand to the executive of military and maritime welfare for the Red Cross amid World War II, and a part everywhere of the U.
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