In 1950, she married the British actor, Stewart Granger, with whom she appeared in several films, successfully making the transition to Hollywood. Among her best-known leading roles are Guys and Dolls (1955), Elmer Gantry (directed by her second husband, Richard Brooks) and Spartacus.
In 1989, she again starred in a miniseries version of Great Expectations, where she performed the role of Miss Havisham, Estella's adopted mother.
Jean Simmons Facts
|Birthday||January 31, 1929 (88)|
|Birthplace||Crouch Hill, London, England, United Kingdom|
|Awards||1956 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical (for Guys and Dolls)|