Susan Hayward

Susan Hayward
Real name: Edythe Marrenner
Birthdate: June 30, 1917
Date of death: March 14, 1975
Age: 57 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Cancer


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Susan Hayward Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actress WINNER
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Leading Actress - Drama WINNER
 - Best Leading Actress - Comedy or Musical WINNER


 - Best Foreign Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Foreign Actress NOMINATED

David di Donatello

 - Golden Plate WINNER

Cannes Film Festival

 - Best Leading Actress WINNER
Edythe Marrenner was an American. She has won an Academy Awards, two Golden Globes Awards and an David di Donatello Awards. She's known for David and Bathsheba (1951), Beau Geste (1939) and Valley of the Dolls (1967).

All Movies of Susan Hayward

  • Unzipped
    Isaac Mizrahi, one of the most successful designers in high fashion, plans his fall 1994 collection. He combines inspirations such as the Hollywood Eskimo look, the Mary Tyler Moore show, and Ouija-derived advise like "domina...
    Character: Helen Lawson (archive footage)
    United States  1995
  • Valley of the Dolls
    The rise and fall of three women trying to make it in show business and all the abuse of narcotic, psychological and physical natures that come with stardom.
    Character: Helen Lawson
    United States  1967
  • Where Love Has Gone?
    After his teenage daughter Danny (Joey Heatherton) is arrested for the murder of his ex-wife's current lover, Luke Miller (Michael Connors) recalls his marriage to Valerie Hayden (Susan Hayward) and the subsequent events which led...
    Character: Valerie Hayden Miller
    United States  1964
  • Back Street
    Ambitious but thwarted, Rae Smith meets handsome Marine Paul Saxon, (of the Saxon department store chain), as he passes through Lincoln, Nebraska, on his way home from World War II. There's a definite spark between them but circum...
    Character: Rae Smith
    United States  1961
  • I Want to Live!
    Susan Hayward won the Best Actress Oscar for her shattering portrayal of a fast-living girl who suddenly finds herself facing the death penalty for a murder she didn't commit.
    Character: Barbara Graham
    United States  1958
  • The Conqueror
    In ancient times, the Mongolian warlord Temujin must do battle against the rival tribe that killed his father. The battles pale in comparison with Temujin's home life, as he attempts to woo the heart of the red-haired Tartar priso...
    United States  1956
  • Soldier of Fortune
    A woman named Jane (Susan Hayward) enlists mercenaries to help find her lost husband, photographer Louis Hoyt (Gene Barry) in Red China. Late Gable vehicle with the formula beginning to feel the post-war strain and the star lookin...
    Character: Mrs. Jane Hoyt
    United States  1955
  • I'll Cry Tomorrow
    Deprived of a normal childhood by her ambitious mother, Katie (Jo Van Fleet), Lillian Roth (Susan Hayward) becomes a star of Broadway and Hollywood before she is twenty. Shortly before her marriage to her childhood sweetheart, Dav...
    Character: Lillian Roth
    United States  1955
  • The President's Lady
    The story of president Andrew Jackson from his early years, through his meeting with and subsequent marriage to Rachel Donelson Robards. The plot concentrates on the later scandal concerning the legality of their marriage and how ...
    Character: Rachel Donelson
    United States  1953
  • With a Song in My Heart
    Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and she leaves on a European tour... but her plane crashes i...
    Character: Jane Froman
    United States  1952
  • The Snows of Kilimanjaro
    As writer Harry Street lays gravely wounded from an African hunting accident he feverishly reflects on what he perceives as his failures at love and writing. Through his delirium he recalls his one true love Cynthia Green who he l...
    Character: Helen
    United States  1952
  • David and Bathsheba
    Though David has all the wealth, power, wives & children inherent for the King of Israel he does not have what he craves most: the true love of a woman who loves him as a man instead of as King. He is attracted to Bathsheba, t...
    Character: Bathsheba
    United States  1951
  • Tulsa
    It's Tulsa, Oklahoma at the start of the oil boom and Cherokee Lansing's rancher father is killed in a fight with the Tanner Oil Company. Cherokee plans revenge by bringing in her own wells with the help of oil expert Brad Brady a...
    Character: Cherokee Lansing
    United States  1949
  • My Foolish Heart
    After a long absence, Mary Jane visits her schoolfriend Eloise, and Eloise's daughter Ramona. Eloise drinks too much and is unhappily married to Lew Wengler. Eloise falls asleep and remembers her time with her true love, Walt Drei...
    Character: Eloise Winters
    United States  1949
  • House of Strangers
    Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance against his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the t...
    Character: Irene Bennett
    United States  1949
  • The Lost Moment
    In a long flashback, a New York publisher is in Venice pursuing the lost love letters of an early-19th-century poet, Jeffrey Ashton, who disappeared mysteriously. Using a false name, Lewis Venable rents a room from Juliana Bordere...
    United States  1947
  • Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman
    Angie Evans, fast-rising nightclub singer, interrupts her career to marry struggling songwriter Ken Conway. When Ken lucks into a career as chart-topping radio crooner, Angie is forced into idle luxury which proves her downfall. H...
    Character: Angelica 'Angie' 'Angel' Evans Conway
    United States  1947
  • Canyon Passage
    In 1856, backwoods businessman Logan Stuart escorts Lucy Overmire, his friend's fiancée, back home to remote Jacksonville, Oregon; in the course of the hard journey, Lucy is attracted to Logan, whose heart seems to belong to anot...
    United States  1946
  • The Hairy Ape
    Hank Smith, a brutish stoker on board a freighter, is appalled when Mildred Douglas, a society girl forced by circumstance to travel as a passenger, visits the stokehold and recoils at the filthy, sweating Hank. A powerhouse of a ...
    Character: Mildred Douglas
    United States  1944
  • The Fighting Seabees
    Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to build military sites, but the work is dangerous and they doubt the ability of the Navy to protect them. After a series of attacks by the Japanese, something new is ...
    Character: Constance Chesley
    United States  1944
  • Hit Parade of 1943
    One of the many films made at Republic with a year attached to the "Hit Parade" title, which came from the "Hit Parade" radio program sponsored by Lucky Strike cigarettes. On reissue all of the entries underwen...
    Character: Jill Wright
    United States  1943
  • Jack London
    This ambitious filmed biography of writer-adventurer Jack London is somewhat compromised by its too-tight budget. Michael O'Shea is well cast as London, whose rugged adventures range from the high seas to the Klondike. London's in...
    Character: Charmian Kittredge
    United States  1943
  • Reap the Wild Wind
    In 1840, America's line life is the sea, with an intense commerce. In Key West shore, two ship savage companies dispute the wrecked vessels. The honest one belongs to the impulsive Loxi Claiborne and Capt. Phil Philpott and the ot...
    United States  1942
  • I Married a Witch
    In 1672, two witches (Jennifer and her father Daniel) are burned by puritan Jonathan Wooley; in 1942, they re-materialize to plague his descendant Wallace Wooley, candidate for state governor. Wallace is about to marry tart-tongue...
    Character: Estelle Masterson
    United States  1942
  • Adam Had Four Sons
    Emilie has been hired to care for the four sons of wealthy Adam Stoddard and his wife, Molly. After Molly dies, Adam and the boys grow to depend on Emilie even more. At the same time, Emilie falls in love with Adam. The boys grow ...
    United States  1941
  • Sis Hopkins
    A young girl from the "sticks" comes to the city to live with her wealthy relatives. At first she is the objection of derision and made fun of because of her unsophisticated nature, but it turns out that there's a bit mo...
    United States  1941
  • Beau Geste
    BEAU GESTE begins with a framed scene of a mounted column approaching Fort Zinderneuf in the desert of French Morocco. No one answers Colonel de Beaujolais's signal. Someone fires shots at his feet. When he points out that the tro...
    Character: Isobel Rivers
    United States  1939