Fay Bainter, Best Supporting Actress 1938: MovieMonday.com

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Fay Bainter won her Supporting Oscar for playing Julie's (Bette Davis) stern but sympathetic friend.


Fay Bainter (1892 - 1968)

Fay Bainter was very popular in Broadway plays and in 1934 she started in films.

She was the first thespian to be nominated in two categories in one year; she was nominated as Best Actress for her performance in WHITE BANNERS.

Fay Bainter's other nominations were for:

WHITE BANNERS (38 - Actress)
THE CHILDREN'S HOUR (61 - Supporting)

Her other films include:

THIS SIDE OF HEAVEN
QUALITY STREET
THE SHINING HOUR
DAUGHTERS COURAGEOUS
YOUNG TOM EDISON
OUR TOWN
BABES ON BROADWAY
THE HUMAN COMEDY
DARK WATERS
STATE FAIR
THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY
DEEP VALLEY
JUNE BRIDE
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