Judy Holliday, Best Actress 1950: MovieMonday.com

BORN YESTERDAY

(Comedy - NR)

Judy Holliday played the dumb-blonde mistress, Billie Dawn, of a corrupt tycoon (Broderick Crawford) who is tutored by a magazine writer (William Holden).


ABOUT JUDY HOLLIDAY (1922 - 65)

American revue star, from New York, who's real name was Judith Tuvim. At the last minute she was rushed into replace the ailing Jean Arthur for the Broadway opening of BORN YESTERDAY. Judy Holliday became a star overnight.

Judy Holliday's other credits include:

GREENWICH VILLAGE
WINGED VICTORY
ADAM'S RIB
THE MARRYING KIND
IT SHOULD HAPPEN TO YOU
PHFFT
THE SOLID GOLD CADILLAC
THE BELLS ARE RINGING

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