Challenging Roles Of Betty Davis, One Of The Most Celebrated Leading Actresses Of American Cinema In 1940s
Here's the problem with clichés - most of the time, they are true, but people dismiss them quickly. Now, here is a popular one - "Fortune favors the bold." The actress, Bette Davis, was definitely favored by fortune for her boldness.
In the middle to late 20th century, most female actresses refused to play female character roles that were considered cynical or unsympathetic. That was because it wasn’t going to earn them a favorite spot in the hearts of their adulating fans.