Audrey Hepburn SuperStar – MovieActors.com
Audrey Hepburn - classy, fair lady
Audrey Hepburn had a classy, elf-like screen
presence, as well as a lot of talent, which propelled her to
success in the 1950s and 1960s, mainly in romance/comedy films.
Audrey Hepburn, Best Actress 1953: MovieActors.com
Her defining role was in the 1953 comedy / romance, ROMAN HOLIDAY, where Audrey Hepburn played a young, runaway princess, opposite Gregory Peck. Audrey won a Best Actress Oscar.
Audrey Hepburn received Best Actress nominations for FUNNY FACE, NUN'S STORY, BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S, and WAIT UNTIL DARK. Hepburn's other notable films include CHARADE, MY FAIR LADY, and LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON.
At the end of the 1960s she was basically retired, but still occasionally did another film, such as ROBIN & MARIAN.
Audrey Hepburn, 1953 Best Actress
Audrey Hepburn won the Best Actress award for playing the runaway princess who visits Rome, incognito with Gregory Peck, an American newspaperman.
About Audrey Hepburn (1929 - 1993)
Belgian-born leading actress of Irish-Dutch parentage who's real name was Audrey Hepburn-Ruston.
In 1951 Hepburn was in the Broadway production of GIGI.
Audrey Hepburn's first husband was actor-director Mel Ferrer.
Her other Best Actress Nominations were for:
THE NUN'S STORY (1959)
BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S (1961)
WAIT UNTIL DARK (1967)
Audrey Hepburn's other credits include:
ONE WILD OAT (1951)
YOUNG WIVES' TALE (1951)
THE LAVENDER HILL MOB (1951)
WAR AND PEACE (1956)
FUNNY FACE (1957)
GREEN MANSIONS (1959)
THE UNFORGIVEN (1960)
MY FAIR LADY (1964)
TWO FOR THE ROAD (1967)
ROBIN AND MARIAN (1976)
THEY ALL LAUGHED (1981)