• Kim  Hunter

    Kim Hunter

    Born on November 12th, 1922

    From Detroit, Michigan

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A Streetcar Named Desire

Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, this renowned drama follows troubled former schoolteacher Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) as she leaves small-town Mississippi and moves in with her sister, Stella Kowalski (Kim Hunter), and her husband, Stanley (Marlon Brando), in New Orleans. Blanche's flirtatious Southern-belle presence causes problems for Stella and Stanley, who already have a volatile relationship, leading to even greater conflict in the Kowalski household.

Golden Globe (1952)
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
A Streetcar Named Desire Poster

A Streetcar Named Desire

Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, this renowned drama follows troubled former schoolteacher Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) as she leaves small-town Mississippi and moves in with her sister, Stella Kowalski (Kim Hunter), and her husband, Stanley (Marlon Brando), in New Orleans. Blanche's flirtatious Southern-belle presence causes problems for Stella and Stanley, who already have a volatile relationship, leading to even greater conflict in the Kowalski household.

Golden Globe (1952)
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role