During first-run engagements of The Actress, selected movie houses around the country projected the film's opening sequence - a recreation of a production number from the play, "The Pink Lady", in wide screen to emphasize the larger-than-life quality of Ruth Gordon's fascination with the stage. (imdb.com)
Anthony Perkins film debut. (imdb.com)
Debbie Reynolds was considered for the lead role. (imdb.com)
Several cast members in studio records/casting call lists did not appear or were not identifiable in the movie. These were (with their character names, if any): Michael Mark (Fisherman), Al Bridge (Whaler), Victor Potel, Richard Kipling and Vera Lewis. (imdb.com)
Register to update information, save favorites, post photos, news stories and comments.