Jane Wyman, Best Actress 1948: MovieMonday.com

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Jane Wyman received her Best Actress award for playing the deaf-mute heroine who has to fight to keep her illegitimae child.


ABOUT JANE WYMAN (1914 - )

American leading lady, born in Missouri, of the forties who's real name was Sarah Jane Faulks. She got her start as a singer on radio. She made her first movie when she was 22.

She was married to Ronald Reagan.

Her other Best Actress Nominations were for:

THE YEARLING (46)
BLUE VEIL (51)
MAGNIFICENT OBSESSION (54)

Her other credits include:

MY MAN GODFREY
BROTHER RAT
THE BODY DISAPPEARS
YOU'RE IN THE ARMY NOW
MY FAVOURITE SPY
PRINCESS O'ROURKE
THE LOST WEEKEND
THE GLASS MENAGERIE
HERE COMES THE GROOM
SO BIG
ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS
POLLYANNA
BON VOYAGE
HOW TO COMMIT MARRIAGE

Her television credits include:

THE FAILING OF RAYMOND
THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY OF DR. MEG LAUREL
THE JANE WYMAN THEATER
FALCON CREST

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