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Classic Hollywood: Piper Laurie
Classic Hollywood: Piper Laurie

Piper Laurie has been reflecting on her career of late, a career that has careened from B-movie "bimbo" roles to Oscar nominations — not to mention that bag full of condoms she once scored as a budding starlet. Though she was painfully shy, Laurie knew at a young age that she wanted to act. At 15, she joined an acting class in Hollywood, lying about her age to get in. For the next three years, "I worked my butt off," says Laurie, who recently participated in the Women in Film Legacy Series for UCLA's Film and Television Archive and just completed her biography, "Learning to Live Out Loud," which is set for publication next year. "I was going...