1940s movie star
Died in 1975, at age 57 ♥
After working as a fashion model in New York, Hayward traveled to Hollywood in 1937. She secured a film contract, and played several small supporting roles over the next few years. By the late 1940s, the quality of her film roles had improved, and she achieved recognition for her dramatic abilities with the first of five Academy Award nominations for Best Actress.
Enjoy photos and movies from her younger acting days from 1936 to 1953