Biography

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn,ballet dancer,famous actor,was born on May 4,1929. At age 22 she was in a Broadway production of Gigi. She was in a film called Roman Holiday with Gregory Peck in 1953. Audrey was one of the actresses to win an Emmy,Tony,Grammy,and Academy Award.


Audrey Hepburn always wanted to be in ballet.She took ballet lessons but every one in ballet made fun of her because of her long neck. She was too tall but she just ignored them. She first started her work in arts, in ballet. Then, decided she wanted to take a turn in her life as she was cast in a Broadway show called "GiGi". From then on she decided that acting was her passion, and was cast in many other films.


Audrey Hepburn was awarded 5 Academy awards including winning an Oscar award for Best Actress in Sabrina in 1953. Audrey won a very special Academy Award for her special work. Audrey biggest accomplishment is she had two sons named Sean and Luca. This work inspired the creations of the Audrey Hepburn Children Fund, created by her two sons.