By Robyn Karney
Audrey Hepburn is a luxurious party of Hepburn as a cherished type icon and actress. Karney tells the tale of Hepburn’s lifestyles, from her early life in Nazi-occupied Holland, via her early aspirations to turn into a ballet dancer, the moment and common acclaim of her onscreen debut and her years as one in every of Hollywood’s so much sought-after stars, to her later existence operating one of the poorest young children of the 3rd global. Karney’s e-book offers lovers an extraordinary view into the lifetime of a cherished star.
Hepburn’s appearing occupation begun after a chain of adlescent revue and picture roles in London. Hepburn used to be noticed by means of the author Colette, who instantly forged her within the principal function of a Broadway edition of her tale, Gigi. quickly afterwards, Hepburn was once provided a job along Gregory Peck in Roman Holiday, for which she amassed an Oscar for most sensible Actress. The e-book highlights all her good fortune that undefined: she gained the Tony Award for most sensible Actress for Ondine, captivated audiences as Natasha in War and Peace, and used to be hugely praised for her brilliance in a major position in The Nun’s Story. Hepburn’s variety was once perfection, and her clothesmany of them designed by way of Givenchy, who dressed her for Funny Face in 1957placed her at the world’s Best-Dressed girls record for numerous consecutive years. Her character and sensuous but untouchable attractiveness made her impossible to resist to the general public. On Hepburn’s loss of life, Liz Taylor acknowledged, God has a most lovely new angel now that would comprehend simply what to do in heaven.”
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