Classic Movie Actress Tournament – 1940s era FUNNY LADIES/GIRLS NEXT DOOR and SINGERS/DANCERS

Time for the actresses in the categories “FUNNY LADIES/GIRLS NEXT DOOR” and “SINGERS/DANCERS” to battle it out in the first round for the 1940s era!!! Good luck to all of them. Here are the matches in these categories. I will put up the polls on the sidebar right after I publish this post:

FUNNY LADIES/GIRLS NEXT DOOR

ROSALIND RUSSELL

Known for: His Girl Friday (1940), Auntie Mame (1958)

VS.

JEANNE CRAIN

Known for: State Fair (1945), A Letter to Three Wives (1949)

JANE WYMAN

Known for: The Lost Weekend (1945), Johnny Belinda (1948)

VS.

DONNA REED

Known for: It’s a Wonderful Life (1946), From Here to Eternity (1953)

LUCILLE BALL

Known for: The Long, Long Trailer (1953), Yours, Mine, and Ours (1968)

VS.

MAUREEN O’HARA

Known for: Miracle on 34th Street (1947), The Quiet Man (1952)

EVE ARDEN

Known for: Stage Door (1937), Mildred Pierce (1945)

VS.

TERESA WRIGHT

Known for: Shadow of a Doubt (1943), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

SINGERS/DANCERS

JUDY GARLAND

Known for: The Wizard of Oz (1939), Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

VS.

MARGARET O’BRIEN

Known for: Meet Me in St. Louis (1944), Little Women (1949)

BETTY GRABLE

Known for: How to Marry a Millionaire (1953), I Wake Up Screaming (1941)

VS.

JUNE ALLYSON

Known for: The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Little Women (1949)

RITA HAYWORTH

Known for: Gilda (1946), The Lady from Shanghai (1947)

VS.

HEDY LAMARR

Known for: Samson and Delilah (1949), Algiers (1938)

ANN MILLER

Known for: On the Town (1949), Kiss Me Kate (1953)

VS.

VIRGINIA MAYO

Known for: White Heat (1949), The Princess and the Pirate (1944)

Get to voting, everyone!! Polls close 3/10 at 11 PM (PST). Have fun!

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