Knowledge Identifier: +Madeleine_Carroll
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1906.
Countries: United States (47%), United Kingdom (27%), Spain (7%)
Linked to: The School for Scandal, University of Birmingham, Paramount Pictures
Rapidly rising to stardom in Britain, she graced such popular films of the early 1930s as "Young Woodley", "Atlantic", "The School for Scandal" and "I Was a Spy"
Carroll attracted the attention of Alfred Hitchcock and, in 1935, starred as one of the director's earliest prototypical cool, glib, intelligent blondes in "The 39 Steps" based on the espionage novel by John Buchan
She became a naturalised citizen of the United States in 1943
Henri Lavorel - He was married to the English actress Madeleine Carroll from 1946 to 1949
Otto Preminger - Over the spring and early summer of 1948 Otto renovated Wilde's play into "The Fan", which starred Madeleine Carroll
She made her final film for director Otto Preminger, "The Fan", adapted from Oscar Wilde's "Lady Windermere's Fan", in 1949