Ginger Rogers, Katharine Hepburn, and the 1941 Oscars

They both started on the stage. Both dated Howard Hughes. Both became famous at RKO. Both starred in movies that take place in Philadelphia. Ginger Rogers and Katharine Hepburn often met the same milestones, despite taking wildly different paths. In this video, Be Kind Rewind mirrors their journeys to show how they shared a determination that made them legendary.

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History of the 'Best Actress' Oscar - Be Kind Rewind