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Valerie Hobson

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Also Known As: Died: November 13, 1998
Born: April 14, 1917 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: United Kingdom Profession: Cast ...
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1932:
Stage debut in "Ball at the Savoy"
1933:
Feature film debut at age 16 in "Eyes of Fate"
1935:
Moved to Hollywood for one year
1935:
Co-starred as Colin Clive's wife in James Whale's classic "The Bride of Frankenstein"
1935:
Cast as the exotic Helena Landless in "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"
1946:
Delivered a memorable performance as Estella in David Lean's film version of "Great Expectations"
1949:
Featured in "Kind Hearts and Coronets"
:
Retired from acting when she married British politician John Profumo
1953:
Last stage appearance as Anna in the stage musical "The King and I" in London
1954:
Final film, "Lovers, Happy Lovers!/Knave of Hearts"
1963:
Stood by her husband during a sex scandal which forced his resignation
1989:
Portrayed by actress Deborah Grant in the film "Scandal"

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