American actress and dancer Virginia Mayo (1920-2005) is best known for her series of splashy Technicolor musicals with Danny Kaye, including the delightful The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947). She personified the quintessential voluptuous Hollywood beauty, like a pin-up painting coming to life. Audiences flocked to cinemas ....Going against stereotype, Mayo played unsympathetic gold-digger Marie Derry in the Oscar winning drama The Best Years of Our Lives (1946). READ AND SEE MORE HERE.
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