sparklejamesysparkle:Hedy Lamarr by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1938….


Hedy Lamarr by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1938. Hedy is reading

Coward’s first autobiography Present Indicative in this photo, published in 1937. Fresh from Austria and still learning English, Lamarr recited most of her lines in her first American film Algiers by learning the script phonetically. She became fluent in the language very soon afterwards.