What is Natalie Wood?

  • (noun): United States film actress (1938-1981).
    Synonyms: Wood

Natalie Wood

Natalie Wood (born Natalia Nikolaevna Zacharenko; Russian: Наталья Николаевна Захаренко; July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was an American film and television actress best known for her screen roles in Miracle on 34th Street, Splendor in the Grass, Rebel Without a Cause, and West Side Story. After first working in films as a child, Wood became a successful Hollywood star as a young adult, receiving three Academy Award nominations before she was 25 years old.

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Gavin Lambert - Writing Achievements - Celebrity Biographies and Non-fiction
... His final biography, Natalie Wood A Life (2004) supplied an insider's look at actress Natalie Wood and chronicled everything concerning her life, since Lambert was a friend of Wood ... The book was praised by Natalie Wood's daughter, Natasha Gregson Wagner, as "a wonderful biography on my Mom ... It will be the definitive biography on my mother." Lambert's biography includes Wood's relationship with Elvis Presley, and interviews with the people who knew ...
Robert Wagner - Personal Life
... On December 28, 1957, Wagner married Natalie Wood when he was 27 and she was 18 ... Wagner kept in contact with Natalie Wood, whose short-lived marriage to Richard Gregson ended in early 1972 ... On November 29, 1981, Natalie Wood drowned near their yacht Splendour while it was moored near Catalina Island also on board were Wagner, Christopher Walken, who was co-starring with her in the ...
Golden Globe Award For Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama - Winners and Nominees - 1960s
... Shirley MacLaine Martha Dobie The Children's Hour Claudia McNeil Lena Younger A Raisin in the Sun Natalie Wood ‡ Deanie Loomis Splendor in the ...
Nick Adams (actor) - Later Published Speculation - Studio-arranged Dates
... During the mid-1950s photographs of him with actress Natalie Wood were widely publicized in fan magazines ... reason for the trip - " and "Right now, both Nick and Natalie are inclined to deny the whole Las Vegas episode." In his 2004 biography Natalie Wood A Life biographer and screenwriter Gavin Lambert wrote in ... date pool", the author says, "Nick Adams was one client, among many, who glommed on to Natalie Wood to get his picture taken." Suzanne Finstad cites actor Jack Grinnage, one of ...

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