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Gene Eliza Tierney was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as one of the great beauties of her day, she is best-remembered for her performance in the title role of Laura (1944) and her Academy Award-nominated performance for Best Actress in Leave Her to Heaven (1945). Other notable roles include Martha Strable Van Cleve in Heaven Can Wait (1943), Isabel Bradley Maturin in The Razor's Edge (1946), Lucy Muir in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947), Ann Sutton in Whirlpool (1949), Maggie Carleton McNulty in The Mating Season (1951) and Anne Scott in The Left Hand of God (1955).
November 19, 1920, Brooklyn, New York, USA
November 6, 1991
1940 The Return of Frank JamesEleanor Stone 1941 The Shanghai GestureVictoria Charteris (aka "Poppy Smith") 1943 Heaven Can WaitMartha Strabel Van Cleve 1944 LauraLaura Hunt 1946 Leave Her to HeavenEllen Berent Harland 1946 DragonwyckMiranda Wells 1946 The Razor's EdgeIsabel Bradley 1947 The Ghost and Mrs. MuirLucy Muir 1949 WhirlpoolAnn Sutton 1950 Night and the CityMary Bristol 1950 Where the Sidewalk EndsMorgan Taylor 1954 The EgyptianBaketamon 1955 The Left Hand of GodAnne 'Scotty' Scott 1962 Advise & ConsentDolly Harrison 2014 And the Oscar Goes To...Limited to the 15 most popular items