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Dorothy Hyson was one of the British cinema and theatre's most gifted players. Noted for her great beauty and striking looks, the songwriters Rogers and Hart dedicated their song, "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World", to her. She was born in Chicago inthe only child of the musical comedy star, Dorothy Dickson and her husband, Carl Heison who changed his name to Hyson.
She made her London stage debut at the age of 12 at the Savoy Theatre in J. InIvor Novelloimpressed by her charm and beauty, offered her the role of Gladys Cooper 's daughter in his play, "Flies in the Sun". At the age of 20, she married the British film actor Robert Douglas. She was rarely off the West End stage throughout the thirties and forties and, in Junemarried Anthony Quayle.
In later years, Quayle said of his wife, "Without her, I could have been nothing - and done nothing. With her love and help, our two lives joined together and I could lift the world up and carry it aloft". Hyson was a renowned hostess in London and numbered among James Boswell - Anthony Quayle - In Search Of A Wife close friends, H.
On her retirement from acting, she said: "I always tried my best at being an actress - but when I met Anthony Quayle all Joie Et Desespoir - Facio Rictus - Hypnos wanted to do was to be his wife and look after him. My acting didn't matter anymore.
He always came first for me". Her son is the designer Christopher Quayle. Her two daughters are Rosanna Astley and the actress Jenny Quayle. Sign In. Edit Dorothy Hyson. Showing all 10 items. She gave up her acting career at 30 to help him when he took over the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford Upon Avon.
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