joan leslie

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Becky ruark
Actress Joan Leslie, 1940s (love her rhinestone bow necklace). #vintage #1940s #fashion #jewelry


Joan Leslie was never known as a great actress like Better Davis or Katherine Hepburn, which is unfortunate because she was a very capable actress. Leslie was a high point in many movies, especially Warner Brothers movies, throughout the 1940s. Personally, I think she was one of the most beautiful women of that era. Here are six reasons why I think so...

Joan Leslie dances with Fred Astaire in "The Sky's The Limit" (1943)

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I love Joan Leslie and I love her playsuit! So cute :) Great shoes!!!

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Joan Leslie, petite redhaired film and TV actress, extremely popular in the 40s/50s. Was in 40+ films, mostly wholesome girl-next-door, as the leading man's sweetheart opposite big names: Astaire, Bogart, Cooper and Cagney. Married Dr. William Caldwell in 1950 & retired to raise her twin daughters. Was only thereafter in TV commercials and occasional guest appearances in shows as 'Murder, She Wrote' and 'Charlie's Angels'. Gave much time to humanitarian work and a new career as a dress…

Joan Leslie

A biography and filmography of Joan Leslie, the popular actress of the 1940's who starred with Gary Cooper in 'Sergeant York' and with James Cagney in 'Yankee Doodle Dandy'.

Joan Leslie.....She was never able to escape the good girl role in her early work. She married Dr. William Caldwell in 1950. She quit her acting career to raise her identical twin daughters Patrice and Ellen. Both daughters are now Doctors teaching at universities.

girls! songs! dances! color!

I don't really update this anymore but I'll pop in occasionally. I love Marilyn Monroe, Carole Lombard, Joan Crawford, Rita Hayworth, Martha Vickers and Lana Turner (hence "Lanallure"). Sideblog:...