With her red hair she was a box office
favorite of the early technicolor years.
She was well known for her Dramatic as
well as Comedic roles and received the
first of five Oscar nominations for
Best Actress in 1947 for
"Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman".
She finally won her Best Actress Oscar
for her portrayal of party girl
‘Barbara Graham’ in "I Want To Live".
From the 30s to the present, many a
young woman has found her a role-model
on the Silver Screen and in the
films of her time.
'Susan' represents one of our favorite
idols of the Silver Screen.