Olivia De Havilland, Best Actress 1946 & 1949

1946: TO EACH HIS OWN

(Drama - NR)

Olivia De Havilland played a single woman whose child grows up (over 27-years) believing that she is his aunt.

1949: THE HEIRESS

(Drama - NR)

Olivia De Havilland won her second Best Actress award for playing a plain heiress who settles down to being an un-married spinster after putting up with would be fortune hunters and her overbearing father. 


ABOUT OLIVIA DE HAVILLAND (1916 - )

American leading lady (born in Tokyo of British parents), from teenage years in Hollywood. Through the years, Olivia De Havilland kept on performing on the stage.

Sister of actress Joan Fontaine.

More about Olivia De Havilland.

Her other Nominations were for:

GONE WITH THE WIND (39 - Supporting Actress)
HOLD BACK THE DAWN (41 - Actress)
THE SNAKE PIT (48 - Actress)

Her other credits include:

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
CAPTAIN BLOOD
ANTHONY ADVERSE
THE CHARGE OF THE LIGHT BRIGADE
THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD
WINGS OF THE NAVY
ELIZABETH AND ESSEX
SANTA FE TRAIL
IN THIS OUR LIFE
EVOTION
THE DARK MIRROR
NOT AS A STRANGER
LADY IN A CAGE
HUSH HUSH SWEET CHARLOTTE
THE ADVENTURERS
THE FIFTH MUSKETEER
AIRPORT 77
SWARM

Olivia De Havilland's television credits include:

THE SCREAMING WOMAN
ROOTS: THE NEXT GENERATION
MURDER IS EASY
CHARLES AND DIANA: A ROYAL ROMANCE