Went to Hollywood and became the model of what an English rose.
Half Irish and half French.
Hitchcock managed to get more out of her than most.
Handcuffed to Donat in The Thirty-Nine Steps  and also in The Secret Agent 
Probably her best roles although she was successful in a good many movies.
During the Second World War did work for the Red Cross
-she is amazingly beautiful.
My favorite era would have to be the 1930’s. The women dressed so professional, sassy, sexy and sleek.