Ava Gardner on the set of Mogambo (1953)
Ava Gardner, early 1950s
Ava Gardner and Mickey Rooney on their wedding day, 1942
Ava Gardner on the set of The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
“First Mick, then Artie … she beat me to both of them. And to Frank, too. Even so, I liked her. We became good friends.” —Ava Gardner on bestfriend Lana Turner
Ava Gardner, 1940s
Tyrone Power, Ava Gardner and director Henry King on the set of The Sun Also Rises, 1957
Ava Gardner swingin’.