“And, while her relationship with younger sister Joan Fontaine remained strained until Fontaine's death at age 96 in 2013, they are the only siblings in history to be be awarded with an Oscar in a lead acting category,” Forbes said. De Havilland and Fontaine did not speak to each other for 38 years.
Keeping this in view, who is Joan Fontaine sister?
Also to know, how many movies did Errol Flynn make with Olivia de Havilland?
De Havilland did not have similar qualms about appearing alongside another actor close to her heart: Errol Flynn. The pair ultimately starred in eight films together – including 1938's The Adventures of Robin Hood – and their onscreen chemistry was undeniable.
Who did Olivia de Havilland marry?
Did Olivia de Havilland and Joan Fontaine get along?
Olivia and Joan didn't get along as children. A profile of the two in LIFE magazine in 1942 revealed one low point in the relationship: "At the age of 9, Joan decided she would kill her sister. She thought it all out carefully: she would let Olivia hit her once, and then again, in silence.