Vivien Leigh worried ‘Gone with the Wind’ would flop, letters from Laurence Olivier reveal

Vivien Leigh is still celebrated today as Southern belle Scarlett O’Hara in 1939’s “Gone with the Wind”, but the actress may have initially believed the hit film was going to be a major disaster in theaters thanks to her husband.

The Hollywood Reporter, which obtained letters between the star and her husband, actor Laurence Olivier, reported Thursday she was worried her career would not survive after the film premiered.


“You have got to justify yourself…

Read the full article at the Original Source..

Back to Top