Jessica Tandy & Hume Cronyn

Jessica Tandy & Hume Cronyn

JESSICA TANDY and HUME CRONYN. English-American stage and film actress who first appeared on the London stage aged 16 in 1926 alongside Olivier and Gielgud. Following the end of her marriage to Jack Hawkins she married Canadian actor Hume Cronyn. She later became the oldest actress to receive the Academy Award for Best Actress for "Driving Miss Daisy" in 1989 and was also nominated in 1991 for "Fried Green Tomatoes". At the height of her success, she was named as one of Peoples "50 Most Beautiful People". She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1990 but continued working until shortly before her death aged 85 in 1994. Her husband Hume Cronyn died in 2003 aged 91.

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Jessica Tandy & Hume Cronyn

Reference Number. 5704


An original vintage 1979 autograph book page, clearly signed in blue ink (To Eddie) by both Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn

Double mounted for fine display with photograph

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