Hattie McDaniel, Best Supporting Actress 1939: MovieMonday.com

GONE WITH THE WIND

(Drama - G)

Hattie McDaniel won her Supporting Oscar for playing Scarlett's devoted Mammy.


Hattie McDaniel (1895 - 1952)

Born in Wichita Kansas, Hattie McDaniel was to be the first of her race to win an Oscar.

Hattie McDaniel was a vaudeville singer before starting in films.

Her other films include:

SHOWBOAT
NOTHING SACRED
THE GREAT LIE
THANK YOUR LUCKY STARS
MARGIE
SONG OF THE SOUTH
FAMILY HONEYMOON

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