Famous yesteryear American actress and singer, Lauren Bacall, counted among leading ladies of the Golden Age of Hollywood, started her journey in showbiz as a model. She made her acting debut in the 1944 American romance-war-adventure film ‘To Have and Have Not.’ Thereafter, she starred in several other notable films like ‘The Big Sleep’ (1946), ‘Dark Passage’ (1947), ‘How to Marry a Millionaire’ (1953), and ‘Designing Woman’ (1957). She also made a mark on-stage with Broadway productions including musicals ‘Applause’ (1970) and ‘Woman of the Year’ (1981), both of which won her Tony Award.
Lauren succeeded in portraying some best roles in films of different genres including film noirs and romantic comedies that earned her several accolades and honours. The American Film Institute named her as the 20th greatest female star of Classic Hollywood cinema while the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honoured her with Academy Honorary Award in 2009 "in recognition of her central place in the Golden Age of motion pictures.”
Filmography of Lauren Bacall includes top-grossing films like ‘Sex and the Single Girl’ (1964), ‘Harper’ (1966), and ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ (1974) while ‘The Fan’ (1981) and ‘Appointment with Death’ (1988) are counted among her box-office failures.