• Joan  Crawford

    Joan Crawford Awards

    Born on March 23rd, 1905

    From San Antonio, Texas

Golden Globe (1970)
Won
Cecille B. DeMille Award
Golden Globe (1955)
Won
Cecille B. DeMille Award
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Poster

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

Jane Hudson (Bette Davis) is an aging child star left to care for her wheelchair-bound sister Blanche (Joan Crawford), also a former child actress. Stuck living together in a mansion in old Hollywood, Blanche plots to get even with Jane for the car crash that left her crippled years earlier. But Jane is desperate to keep Blanche imprisoned as she plans a new rise to fame, and tries to hide Blanche's existence from doctors, visitors and neighbors while she devises a way to get rid of her sister.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1964)
Nominated
Foreign Actress
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Sudden Fear

Following a whirlwind courtship, acclaimed playwright Myra Hudson (Joan Crawford) marries Lester Blaine (Jack Palance), a slick actor she has just fired from her latest play. Shortly after the honeymoon, Myra overhears Lester and his lover, Irene (Gloria Grahame), plotting to murder the wealthy writer for her inheritance. Shattered by the revelation, Myra pulls herself together and hatches a revenge scheme. But can she go through with her violent plans?

Golden Globe (1953)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress
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Possessed

After collapsing, disoriented, in a Los Angeles diner, Louise (Joan Crawford) recounts the events of her life to a psychiatrist. While working as a nurse for the wife of wealthy Dean Graham (Raymond Massey), she falls in love with the Grahams' neighbor, David (Van Heflin), who rejects her affection. Following the death of Dean's wife, Louise becomes the new Mrs. Graham, but her dangerous fixation on David continues. She grows increasingly unstable as her obsession leads to madness and violence.

Nominated
Actress