Robert Whitney

  1. The black-and-white Gone with the Wind!… Dean Jagger, John King, Gordon Oliver and Robert Whitney (who would make a dozen movies, including Bette’s All  About Eve) were in the mix for Fonda’s unexciting banker fiancée of troublesome Southern belle Bette Davis.. Or…

  2. George Brent, Jezebel, 1937. …Or Bette’s ex, George Brent as  Southern gent, Buck Cantrell.    …for  Bette’s ex, George Brent as  Southern gent, Buck Cantrell in the seventh of his eleven  films with Davis.  After So Big!, The Rich Ae Always With Us, Housewife, Front Page Woman, Special Agent, The Golden Arrow and before Dark Victory, The Old Maid, The Great Lie and This Is  Our Life. They also found time for a two-year affair. Not her first with a co-star.  Film opened  on March 26, 1938 – the day I was born.

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