Date of Birth:
10 August 1902
Norma Shearer played in 2 movies in the Drama, Romance, Music, Biography genres.
Norma Shearer got succeed with average imdb rating 6.6.
She won a beauty contest at age fourteen. In 1920 her mother, 'Edith Shearer' (qv), took Norma and her sister 'Athole Shearer' (qv) (Mrs. 'Howard Hawks' (qv)) to New York. Ziegfeld rejected her for his "Follies," but she got work as an extra in several movies. She spent much money on eye doctor's services trying to correct her cross-eyed stare caused by a muscle weakness. 'Irving Thalberg' (qv) had seen her early acting efforts and, when he joined 'Louis B. Mayer' (qv) in 1923, gave her a five y... Read more