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Stage Door

Stage Door(1937)

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  • Katharine Hepburn was supposed to star in the original Broadway play of Stage Door, but producer Leland Hayward, supposedly jealous of her deepening friendship with John Ford, gave Margaret Sullavan the role. Hayward later married Sullavan. Sullavan was supposed to star in the film version but was pregnant with their first child.
  • Ginger Rogers's character was not in the original play.


  • Holz (2008-09-16)

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    Ann Miller, who was only 14 years-old during casting (born 12 April 1923), secured her role in the film with a fake birth certificate.

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