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Norma Shearer

Born on August 10, 1902 in Westmount, Quebec, Canada
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The winner of a beauty contest at 14, she was born into a wealthy family that lost everything in the 1910s. Her mother brought her to New York in the hope that show business might provide the family with money. Read Full Biography
Year Award Category Movie Result
1938 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Actress Marie Antoinette Nominated
1938 Venice International Film Festival Volpi Cup for Best Actress Marie Antoinette Won
1936 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Actress Romeo and Juliet Nominated
1934 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Actress The Barretts of Wimpole Street Nominated
1930 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Actress A Free Soul Nominated


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