Sunday Reads: The de Havilland LawPosted: August 2, 2020
On July 26, we lost one of the last remaining connections to the “Golden” era of Hollywood.
Most of the tributes related to Olivia de Havilland obviously mention her role in GWTW, but she had a greater contribution to Hollywood in the form of the de Havilland Law. She sued Warner Brothers and won, allowing Olivia to become a free agent during a time when studios held actors to the contract system.
Read about it here:
If that link up top did not work, here is the TCM Remembers:
The Heiress is one of my favorite movies…you can catch it on TCM this August 23rd:
For a full schedule click this link here:
What a woman…
This is an open thread.