8 Hollywood Actresses Who Transformed The Industry - Sebastian Cleaning Company

8 hollywood actresses who transformed the industry

After working at gaumont film company in the late 1800s blaché produced directed and wrote over 300 screenplays over 30 years first narrative film was la fée aux choux 1896 alice guyblaché 1873 1968

After numerous minor roles mcdaniel played mammy in gone with the wind a lifetime role first black actress to win best supporting actress at the 1939 academy awards hattie mcdonald 1895 1952

After visiting a nearby film studio arzner shifted her career from medicine before editing and directing paramount pictures major golden age projects arzner was a script typist and editor dorothy arzner 1897 1979

You cant talk about hollywood screenplay without mentioning frances marion a prolific novelist the writerdirector wrote 325 films that highlighted their stars frances marion 1888 1973

When this american dramatist and author joined the triangle film corporation crew in 1912 she became the first female staff scriptwriter ever anita loos 1889 1981

Despite playing problematic and clichéd characters in the 1920s that we would find offensive wong was able to establish herself as the first chineseamerican cinema star in hollywood anna may wong 1905 1961

After her breakthrough role in 1927s siren of the tropics baker became one of europes most successful american artists despite persistent bigotry and misogyny in the us josephine baker 1906 1975

Blair a talented artist with a vivid imagination and flair for animation created disneys colorful legacy blair collaborated with walt disney on peter pan cinderella and fantasia mary blair 1911 1978