Knowledge Identifier: +Gene_Tierney
Danny Kaye - Kaye starred in several movies with actress Virginia Mayo in the 1940s, and is well known for his roles in films such as "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" , "The Inspector General" , "On the Riviera" co-starring Gene Tierney, "Knock on Wood" , "White Christmas" ,"The Court Jester" , and "Merry Andrew"
Tierney married twice, first to costume and fashion designer Oleg Cassini on June 1, 1941
Randolph Scott - In 1941, Scott co-starred with a young Gene Tierney in another western, "Belle Starr"
Receiving top billing in Ernst Lubitsch's classic 1943 comedy "Heaven Can Wait" as Martha Strable Van Cleve signaled an upward turn in Tierney's career, and her popularity increased
Don Ameche - Another highlight was co-starring with Gene Tierney in Ernest Lubitch's "Heaven Can Wait" in 1943, a film nominated for the Academy *award for Best Picture
Dana Andrews - Andrews' two signature roles came as an obsessed detective in "Laura" opposite Gene Tierney, and as a U.S. Army Air Force officer returning home from the war in the Oscar-winning 1946 film "The Best Years of Our Lives"
John M. Stahl - Some of his other notable directorial work was with "The Keys of the Kingdom" in 1944 and the 1945 film noir, "Leave Her to Heaven" with Gene Tierney who was nominated for Best Actress
An uncontested divorce followed in California on March 13, 1947 with the entry of a finalized divorce decree on March 13, 1948
John Lund - He was excellent as leading man to Gene Tierney in the 1951 film "The Mating Season"
Ray Milland - In 1951, he gave a strong performance in "Close to My Heart", starring with Gene Tierney as a couple trying to adopt a child
Miriam Hopkins - In Mitchell Leisen's 1951's screwball comedy "The Mating Season", she gave a comic performance as Gene Tierney's character's mother
By 1953, Tierney's mental health problems were becoming harder for her to hide; she dropped out of "Mogambo" and was replaced by Grace Kelly
In 1960, Tierney sent Kennedy a note of congratulations on his election victory; she later admitted that she had voted for Richard Nixon, saying, "I thought that he would make a better President
Carolyn Murphy - In 1998, during a photo shoot for Elle magazine, the photographer noticed her resemblance to the actress Gene Tierney and dubbed her "The blonde Gene Tierney"
Tina died on March 31, 2015 of ovarian cancer in Paris, France