American actress of stage, screen and television. 10 time Academy Award nominee. 2 time Academy Award winner for Best Actress in 1935 for "Dangerous" as Joyce Heath and in 1938 for "Jezebel" as Julie Marsden. (She was the first person in 1962 to receive 10 nominations and only 4 others have reach or surpassed that mark since.) Because of her financially successful career with Warner Brothers Studio she was dubbed "The Fifth Warner Brother."