Actress Merle Oberon looking immensely beautiful, circa 1940.
meganmonroes: “ “Merle Oberon in 1943. ” ”
Merle Oberon 1934...A classic beauty. She won the Oscar in 1939 for role as best female actress in Wuthering Heights. With Lawrence Olivier...a story of true love that never dies.
the incredibly beautiful Merle Oberon (1911-1979) as Lady Blakeney - in The Scarlet Pimpernel - film - 1934
MERLE OBERON (1911-1979) was an Angloindian actress. Her first major role was as Anne Boleyn in The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933), where he worked with Charles Laughton. In 1934, she starred with Leslie Howard, The Scarlet Pimpernel. In 1935, she starred Angel in Darkness, the film that earned her an Academy Award nomination. In 1939, she was Cathy in the film Wuthering Heights with Laurence Olivier. In 1954 she was the Empress Josephine in the film Desirée with Marlon Brando, as…
Merle Oberon and Laurence Olivier in Wuthering Heights
Merle Oberon - star of Wuthering Heights, 1939
"I cannot live without my life! I cannot live without my soul!” - Heathcliff, Wuthering Heights
Merle Oberon- Anglo Indian Actress and the face for many early Hollywood movies.
Merle Oberon, ca. 1935. Her father was British (Welsh) and her mother was Indian. Throughout her career, (as those were different days), Merle would sadly, try to conceal her Indian [heritage]; even going to the point of saying she was born in Tasmania instead of India; and telling house guests that her mother was her maid. ~unknown