Quiz: This Week in Celebrity History: Oct 1 – 7
Happy Birthday Julie Andrews! She won an Oscar for Mary Poppins beating Audrey Hepburn in _____.
My Fair Lady! Surprisingly, Audrey Hepburn was snubbed that year, and despite My Fair Lady picking up 12 nominations, she wasn't one of them. This was especially shocking, because Warner Bros, had passed over Julie Andrews for the role of Eliza Doolittle, picking Hepburn because of her acting talents. Andrews was actually the one to bring Eliza Doolittle to life when My Fair Lady debuted on Broadway in 1956.