Decisivo per la sua carriera fu, in seguito, l'incontro con l'impresario Roy Goetz che cercava qualcuno in grado di comporre una musica di genere europeo nello stile del jazz americano per musicare il musical Paris. Porter si mise al lavoro e nel l'operetta andava in scena a Broadway , ottenendo un successo strepitoso. Fu il primo di una lunga serie. Quasi tutte furono portate anche sullo schermo, in altrettanti film musicali. Nel compose le canzoni per la rivista Nymph Errant che venne messa in scena all' Adelphi. In seguito Porter avrebbe considerato Nymph Errant la sua migliore opera.
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But while Garland became an international icon of stage and screen, she also endured several struggles in her personal life, including a reliance on drugs, a string of marriages that ended in heartbreak and challenges with her mental health. She was already performing by the age of four , and at 7 she joined the successful singing-and-dancing act her older sisters had cultivated — all at the insistence of their mother, Ethel. The family moved to California in in search of greater fame for the Gumm sisters, who had, by this time, been reinvented as the Garlands. According to Hollywood legend, studio boss Louis B. Mayer signed her on the spot without a screen test. Indeed, tabloid gossip magazines reported at the time that studio minders at MGM, as well as Louis B.
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Although Lord Louis married Edwina, a fabulously wealthy socialite, he cut a wide swath through both high and low born men and women. All three of them were known by insiders as having bisexual proclivities. Mountbatten said they were a "happy little threesome. Mountbatten forged a close bond with his grand nephew Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, who was deeply affected by his murder in Mountbatten had a strong influence on Prince Charles, who declared that things would never be the same after the loss of his mentor.
DeMille , el Grammy y el Tony. El American Film Institute la ha catalogado como la octava mejor estrella femenina de la historia del cine. Hizo su debut teatral a los 30 meses de edad en el teatro de su padre, formando con sus hermanas, Mary Jane "Suzy" y Dorothy Virginia "Ginnie" , un grupo de vodevil llamado las Hermanas Gumm.