Ann Blyth: Actress. Singer. Star.

Ann Blyth: Actress. Singer. Star.

by Jacqueline T. Lynch

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Overview

The first book on the career of actress Ann Blyth. Multitalented and remarkably versatile, Blyth began on radio as a child, appeared on Broadway at the age of 12 in Lillian Hellman's WATCH ON THE RHINE, and enjoyed a long and diverse career in films, theatre, television, and concerts. A sensitive dramatic actress, the youngest at the time to be nominated for her role in MILDRED PIERCE (1945), she also displayed a gift for comedy, and was especially endeared to fans for her expressive and exquisite lyric soprano, which was showcased in many film and stage musicals. Still a popular guest at film festivals, lovely Ms. Blyth remains a treasure of the Hollywood's golden age.This exploration of her career covers in detail her films, television, theatre, and radio performances from a wealth of sources and is illustrated with 275 photographs, some rarely or never before seen.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781511801560
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 06/11/2015
Pages: 398
Sales rank: 811,549
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.82(d)

About the Author

Jacqueline T. Lynch's novels, short stories, and non-fiction books on history and film criticism are available from many online shops as eBooks and in paperback. She is also a published and produced playwright, and has published articles and short fiction in regional and national publications. She writes Another Old Movie Blog on classic films.

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