Norma Shearer

Aug 10, 1902

Bio: The winner of a beauty contest at 14, she was born into a wealthy family that lost everything in the 1910s. Her mother brought her to New York in the hope that show business might provide the family with money. Shearer failed an audition with Florenze Ziegfeld but found some work as a model. She began appearing in bit roles in New York-shot films in 1920; in one of… More


Norma Shearer Videos

We Were Dancing
29 seconds
Private Lives
29 seconds
Idiot's Delight
30 seconds
The Women
3 minutes 28 seconds
Marie Antoinette
4 minutes 42 seconds

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