Academy lauds legend

Higgins, Bill
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/20/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 56, p36
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The article reports that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences honored actress Olivia de Havilland as its longest-serving active member. The award was presented at the Goldwyn Theater in Los Angeles, California. The association also gave a recap of Havilland's career. She is currently living in Paris, France.


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