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Olivia de Havilland, Golden Age of Hollywood star, dies at 104

Olivia de Havilland, Golden Age of Hollywood star, dies at 104

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Olivia de Havilland, one of the last remaining stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood, has died at the age of 104.De Havilland's career spanned more than 50 years and almost 50 feature films, and she was the last surviving star from Gone with the Wind (1939).The film earned her one of her five Oscar nominations.De Havilland, who had lived in Paris since 1960, was central in taking down Hollywood's studio system, giving actors better contracts.She also had a tempestuous relationship with her sister, fellow Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine.At the time of her death, De Havilland was the oldest living performer to have won an Oscar. She died of natural causes at her home in the French capital, her publicist said.Obituary: Olivia d...
Olivia de Havilland sues FX over 'Feud' portrayal

Olivia de Havilland sues FX over 'Feud' portrayal

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July 1 (UPI) -- Veteran actress Olivia De Havilland has sued FX, saying its series, Feud: Bette and Joan, negatively and inaccurately portrays her as a gossip monger.The Gone With the Wind actress, who turned 101 on Saturday, filed the lawsuit in California Superior Court on Friday.She said Feud's showrunners used her name and image without permission or compensation."Putting false statements into a living person's mouth and damaging their reputation is not protected by the First Amendment because the work is cloaked as fiction," the suit reads.Feud documents the rivalry between actresses Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) and Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange). Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones portrays De Havilland in the anthology series.The lawsuit seeks unspecified compensatory and punitive damages f...