British actress (born Vivian Mary Hartley in Darjeeling, India in 1913) most famous for her role as Scarlett O'Hara in the 1939 Gone with the Wind and for her role as the crumbling Southern beauty Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire in 1951.
Original Page Nov 2014 - Updated Dec 2017
From former screen legends who have faded into obscurity to new revelations about the biggest movie stars, Valderrama unearths the most fascinating little-known tales from the birth of Hollywood through its Golden Age.
Winner of the 2020 Peter C. Rollins Book Award
Longlisted for the 2020 Moving Image Book Award by the Kraszna-Krausz Foundation
Named a 2019 Richard Wall Memorial Award Finalist by the Theatre Library Association