Grace Kelly, Best Actress 1954: MovieMonday.com

THE COUNTRY GIRL

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Grace Kelly won her Best Actress award of playing the misunderstood wife, who tried to protect her husband, an fading actor and alcoholic.


ABOUT GRACE KELLY (1928 - 82)

American leading lady of the fifties who retired to become Princess Grace of Monaco.

She traveled to New York, attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, became a top model and at age 22 made her first Hollywood film, FOURTEEN HOURS, in 1951.

In 1953 she received a Best Supporting Actress nomination for her performance in: MOGAMBO.

She did three films with director Alfred Hitchcock:

DIAL M FOR MURDER
REAR WINDOW
TO CATCH A THIEF

Her other credits include:

HIGH NOON
THE BRIDGES AT TOKO-RI
GREEN FIRE
THE SWAN
HIGH SOCIETY

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