At the wrap party for The Women, Rosalind Russell was dancing with George Cukor when Ernst Lubitsch passed her and said, “If you want more close-ups in the picture, never mind dancing with your director, you’d better dance with Norma Shearer!” Without missing a beat, Russell took Shearer’s hand with a wink and danced her across the floor.
Norma Shearer with her newest discovery, Janet Leigh on her first film Romance at Rosy Ridge with Van Johnson, 1946
Norma Shearer as a toddler
Norma Shearer, 1927
Norma Shearer, Basil Rathbone & William Haines [??] act up at one of Marion Davies and William Randolph Hearst’s infamous costume parties
Norma and Irving attend a Gay Nineties party thrown by Carole Lombard, 1933