Olivia de Havilland Dies At The Age Of 10
Legendary Hollywood star Olivia Havilland has left all of us. She was 104 years old when she died. Publicist Lisa Goldberg gave some insight on the death of the actor. She revealed that Olivia died in her house. Olivia did not die due to some dreaded disease as it was a peaceful and natural death. She was the last leaf to fall from the Golden Age of Hollywood. In a career spanning over more than 50 years, she was the lead actress in 49 feature films. She is a legend of Hollywood and all the actors are mourning her death.
Olivia de Havilland And Her Tremendous Movie Career
Olivia got recognition for her role in the movie ‘Gone With The Wind’. She even received an Oscar nomination for the best actress in a supporting role. She also turned eyeballs for her role in Captain Blood and The Adventures of Robin Hood. Her career took off after Gone With The Wild and she went on to receive five Oscar nominations. Out of the five, she even won two Oscar for her role in ‘To Each His Own’ and ‘The Heiress’.
A Look At Olivia de Havilland’s Theatre And Television Career
Olivia’s acting was not limited to just the camera reels of movies. She also got a lot of success in her theatre and TV career. She made it to Broadway three times for Romeo and Juliet, Candida, and A Gift of Time. The breakthrough for her in TV came with her role in Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna. She even won a Primetime Emmy and Golden Globe for best-supporting actress. Her legacy is known from the fact that she has a star in the Hollywood Walk Of Fame for her contribution to motion pictures.
Olivia de Havilland’s Bold Fight Against Warner Bros
Olivia was not just any ordinary actor and had nerves of steel. Such was her courage that she dared to fight against the mighty Warner Bros. Warner Bros added time to her contract as she was rejecting many roles. Olivia de Havilland refused to cave in and dragged the company to court. Ultimately, the court gave a verdict in Olivia’s favor.