Returned to feature films after an almost eighteen-year hiatus in John Cassavetes's "Love Streams"; final film credit
Relationship with ex-husband Avedon, whom she divorced in 1949, loosely inspired the romantic "Funny Face," starring Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire
Landed a recurring role on "Big Town," a noirish newspaper drama
Appeared in the biographical feature "Deep in My Heart"
Film debut, "High and the Mighty" opposite John Wayne
Won a Theater World Award for "The Young and Fair," a drama by N. Richard Nash, in which she played the mean girl at a college for young ladies; also appeared in the Broadway comedy "My Name Is Aquilon"
Married Avedon and became his muse
Met future husband, the photographer Richard Avedon; he transformed the bookish beauty into a high-fashion model and actress