History Creator / OliviaDeHavilland

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* ''Film/InThisOurLife'' (1942)
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Olivia Mary de Havilland (born 1 July 1916) is an American actress. She is one of the [[AddedAlliterativeAppeal last living leading ladies]] of UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfHollywood and has had a career spanning over 50 years. She won two UsefulNotes/{{Academy Award}}s for Best Actress during her illustrious career, first in 1946 for ''To Each His Own'' and secondly in 1949 for ''[[Literature/WashingtonSquare The Heiress]]''. She is best known for her role as Melanie Wilkes in ''Film/GoneWithTheWind'' and appeared as well in other classics like ''Film/CaptainBlood'' and ''Film/TheAdventuresOfRobinHood'', [[ThoseTwoActors many of them collaborating with]] Creator/ErrolFlynn.

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Olivia Mary de Havilland (born 1 July 1916) is an American actress. She is one of the [[AddedAlliterativeAppeal last living leading ladies]] of UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfHollywood and has had a career spanning over 50 years. She won two UsefulNotes/{{Academy Award}}s for Best Actress during her illustrious career, first in 1946 for ''To Each His Own'' ''Film/ToEachHisOwn'' and secondly in 1949 for ''[[Literature/WashingtonSquare The Heiress]]''. She is best known for her role as Melanie Wilkes in ''Film/GoneWithTheWind'' and appeared as well in other classics like ''Film/CaptainBlood'' and ''Film/TheAdventuresOfRobinHood'', [[ThoseTwoActors many of them collaborating with]] Creator/ErrolFlynn.



* ''Film/ToEachHisOwn'' (1946) -- Won her first AcademyAward for Best Actress.

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* ''Film/ToEachHisOwn'' (1946) -- Won her first AcademyAward for Best Actress.(1946)
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* ''Film/ToEachTheirOwn'' (1946) -- Won her first AcademyAward for Best Actress.

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* ''Film/ToEachTheirOwn'' ''Film/ToEachHisOwn'' (1946) -- Won her first AcademyAward for Best Actress.
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* ''Film/ToEachTheirOwn'' (1946) -- Won her first AcademyAward for Best Actress.
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* IAmVeryBritish: Despite never living in the UK at any point in her childhood, de Havilland recalled in an interview that her mother made her and Joan talk AhPea throughout their schooling, and they were often mocked by their American classmates.

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* IAmVeryBritish: Despite never living in the UK at any point in her childhood, de De Havilland recalled in an interview that her mother made her and Joan talk AhPea RP throughout their schooling, and they were often mocked by their American classmates.



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* HoistByTheirOwnPetard: Warner Brothers hoped to invoke this with their "suspension" loophole: for every part De Havilland rejected, she would be placed on a six- month suspension, thereby lengthening her contract. If they felt ''really'' nasty, they could add suspensions for days she didn't work on like weekends or holidays! But Olivia struck back.

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* HoistByTheirOwnPetard: Warner Brothers hoped to invoke this with their "suspension" loophole: for every part De Havilland rejected, she would be placed on a six- month six-month suspension, thereby lengthening her contract. If they felt ''really'' nasty, they could add suspensions for days she didn't work on like weekends or holidays! But Olivia struck back.back.
* IAmVeryBritish: Despite never living in the UK at any point in her childhood, de Havilland recalled in an interview that her mother made her and Joan talk AhPea throughout their schooling, and they were often mocked by their American classmates.
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* ''Film/MyCousinRachel'' (1952)
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* ''Film/ItsLoveImAfter'' (1937)
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* ''Film/PrincessORourke'' (1943)
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* TypeCasting: As an Ingenue, as noted, and trying to avoid it led to her studio dispute.
* ThoseTwoActors: Constantly paired with Errol Flynn, who she had an unrequited crush on. [[TwiceShy Debatably]].
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