About Donna Reed Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles
Donna Reed was best known for her role as Lorena in the film “From Here to Eternity” where she received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
She was born with her real name Donna Belle Mullenger on January 27, 1921 in Denison, Iowa. She graduated from Los Angeles City College. While she was studying in college, she worked in several stage productions but no intention to become an actress. With this, she received lots of TV shows and films offering. She was encouraged to join in some auditions. After receiving offers to screen test for studios, she immediately signed a contract with MGM.
The MGM then gave her first film debut in 1941 where she starred in “The Gate-Away” and co-starred with Robert Sterling
. She then appeared in “The Courtship of Andy Hardy”. This movie was followed by “Eyes in the Night” where she played supporting role with Edward Arnold
. She also co-starred with Mickey Rooney
in the film “The Human Comedy” and this was followed by the movie “The Picture of Dorian Gray”. Her good looks with intellectual ability made her a famous for playing leading lady roles in several films and TV series. Reed had a comedy series entitled “The Donna Reed Show” where she portrayed the role of an idolized housewife of pediatrician. She died at the age of 65 on January 14, 1986 of pancreatic cancer.
As a sign of gratitude, Donna Reed prepared her memorabilia and collectables for you. If you are interested, you can get some of her stuffs such as photos and authentic posters. These are perfectly offered with signatures to make it more valuable.