Vivien Leigh arrives in London from Hollywood

Made:
20 March 1953
maker:
Gerry Warner

Daily Herald photograph by G. Warner titled 'Vivien Leigh home again'. Caption on back reads: Miss Vivien Leigh who has been ill in Hollywood from a nervous breakdown, and who was prostrate when she arrived in New York last night, was smiling again when she arrived at London Airport today, with her husband Laurence Olivier. OPS. Vivien Leigh seen as she stepped off the plane at London Airport. Police were at the aircraft's steps to guard the couple as they came down.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30472
Materials:
ink and paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford