Born on June 10, 1922
From Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Judy Garland as "Mrs. Irene Hoffman Wallner"
In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood (Spencer Tracy) hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning (Burt Lancaster) and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe (Maximilian Schell), but also from the widow of a Nazi general (Marlene Dietrich), an idealistic U.S. Army captain (William Shatner) and reluctant witness Irene Wallner (Judy Garland).
|Academy Award (1961)||Nominated||Actress in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (1961)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|
Judy Garland as "Esther Blodgett/Vicki Lester"
Hollywood actor Norman Maine (James Mason) is a celebrity whose star is on the wane, but when he meets aspiring actress Esther Blodgett (Judy Garland), he is inspired to help her, and soon the two appear in a musical together. Now known as Vicki Lester, she marries Norman and finds herself in demand, while his reputation continues to decline, resulting in heavy bouts of drinking. Eventually, Vicki must choose between moving forward with her career and attempting to save her husband.
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1955)||Nominated||Foreign Actress|
|Academy Award (1954)||Nominated||Actress|
|Golden Globe (1954)||Won||Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy|