Beautiful, talented, flashy – these actresses of the old Hollywood became legends even during their lifetime. They were worshiped like goddesses, some even became trendsetters, easily smashing the contemporary concepts of beauty. To this day the fans remember how gorgeous the actresses of the Golden Age of Hollywood looked, and how talented they were. It was truly the era of real movie superstars.
1. Grace Kelly
In the short 4 years of her career (1952 to 1956), Grace Kelly gathered two nominations for Oscar, and even won one – for her role in the film “The Country Girl”. Due to her hubby, Grand Prince of Monaco Rainier III, she gave up her acting career after starring in two Alfred Hitchcock movies simultaneously – “Dial M for Murder” and “Rear Window”.
2. Natalie Wood
Better known as the “Queen of Hollywood” Natalie Wood was a daughter of Russian emigrants. Natalie began her acting career at the age of four, quickly gaining popularity points among child actors. She’s starred in over 60 movies, the most famous of which are “Tomorrow is Forever”, “Miracle on 34th Street”, and “West Side Story”.
3. Lana Turner
Lana was the most sensual and glamorous actress of the old Hollywood. She got into the world of cinema mainly due to incredibly good luck, her angelic face, and a stunning body. She was known to change men like gloves, and was married 7 times. Lana had a stunning career, starring in around 50 iconic movies like “Imitation of Life”, “Rich Man, Poor Girl”, and “The Postman Always Rings Twice”.