Vivien Leigh

Total Box Office:
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Highest Rated:
100% That Hamilton Woman (1941)
Lowest Rated:
80% Waterloo Bridge (1940)
Birthday:
Nov 5
Birthplace:
Darjeeling, West Bengal, British India. [now India]
Bio:
Born in India to a British stockbroker and his Irish wife, Vivien Leigh first appeared on stage in convent-school amateur theatricals. Completing her education in England, France, Italy, and Germany, she studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art; not a particularly impressive pupil, Leigh…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
The Many Faces of Cleopatra
  • Actor
-- 2009
21 Days
  • Actor
-- 2001
Mgm Story: When The Lion Roars
  • Actor
-- 1992
Hollywood Remembers - Vivien Leigh: Scarlett and Beyond
  • Actor
-- 1991
81% Ship of Fools
  • Mary Treadwell
-- 1965
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
  • Karen Stone
-- 1961
The Deep Blue Sea
  • Hester Collyer
-- 1955
98% A Streetcar Named Desire
  • Blanche Dubois
-- 1951
A Streetcar Named Desire: Digital Restovation
  • Actor
-- 1951
Anna Karenina
  • Anna Karenina
-- 1948
Caesar and Cleopatra
  • Cleopatra
-- 1946
100% That Hamilton Woman
  • Lady Hamilton
-- 1941
80% Waterloo Bridge
  • Myra
-- 1940
21 Days
  • Wanda
-- 1940
95% Gone With the Wind
  • Scarlett O'Hara
-- 1939
A Yank at Oxford
  • Elsa Craddock
-- 1938
Sidewalks of London
  • Libby
-- 1938
21 Days Together
  • Actor
-- 1938
Dark Journey
  • Madeleine
-- 1937
Storm in a Teacup
  • Victoria Gow
-- 1937
Fire Over England
  • Cynthia
-- 1937
Gentlemen's Agreement
  • Phil Stanley
-- 1935
The Village Squire
  • Rose Venables
-- 1935
Look Up and Laugh
  • Boss's daughter
-- 1935
Things Are Looking Up
  • schoolgirl
-- 1934

Vivien Leigh Trivia

Is the first British actress to win an Academy Award (for her role in "Gone With the Wind").
- submitted by Lindsay Elizabeth M (3 years ago)
Vivien is a heavy smoker; during filming of "Gone With the Wind", she was smoking almost four packs of cigarettes a day.
- submitted by Lindsay Elizabeth M (3 years ago)

Quotes from Vivien Leigh's Characters

    1. Scarlett O'Hara: As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
    From Gone With the Wind. Submitted by Dutch E (13 months ago)
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