Monday, September 25, 2017

Fig Leaves with George O'Brien

In 1926 Olive starred in the silent comedy Fig Leaves. She plays Eve, an unhappy housewife who becomes a model. Her real life boyfriend George O'Brien played her husband Adam. The cast includes Phyllis Haver and Andre de Berenger. Fig Leaves was directed by Howard Hawks and the costumes were designed by Gilbert Adrian. The movie was a big success and Olive got rave reviews for her performance. You can watch some scenes here ...

Olive with George O'Brien

Olive with Phyllis Haver

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