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Poll: Inspirational Women's History Performer Biopics

Each March in the USA, we recognize female achievements during Women's History Month. The highlight of the month-long celebration is International Women's Day on March 8 to commemorate the cultural, political, and socioeconomic achievements of women. The actionable theme for 2022 is "Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow." Help create a world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination by learning more @ IWD 2022 — Break The Bias and tweet in support on the Twitter hashtag #BreakTheBias. Movie biopics are a great way to honor, educate and celebrate the contributions of great women with the star power they deserve. In honor of these trailblazing women:

Which of these female performance artists* inspires you the most, or alternatively their biopic? * PERFORMANCE ARTS: Actresses, Dancers, Vaudeville/Theater/Burlesque Performers, Circus Performers, Models, Comediennes, Entertainers, Etc.

Women's History Month Companion Polls Leader Biopics : Trailblazer Biopics : Humanitarian Biopics : Sports Biopics : Writer Biopics : Singer/Musician Biopics : Visual Artist Biopics

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    My Week with Marilyn (2011)

    Marilyn Monroe: Actress

    Alternative Biopics: Blonde (2022), Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996) and Blonde (2001)

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    The Josephine Baker Story (1991)

    Josephine Baker: Entertainer

    Alternative Biopics: Josephine Baker: The Story of an Awakening (2018)

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    Being the Ricardos (2021)

    Lucille Ball: Comedienne and Actress

    Alternative Biopics: Lucy and Desi (2022), Lucy and Desi: A Home Movie (1993) and Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter (1991)

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    Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)

    Dorothy Dandridge: Entertainer
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    Walk the Line (2005)

    June Carter Cash: Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Dancer, and Comedienne

    Alternative Biopics: Ring of Fire (2013)

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    What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)

    Tina Turner: Rock Star and Actress
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    Judy (2019)

    Judy Garland: Singer and Actress

    Alternative Biopics: Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows (2001)

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    Funny Girl (1968)

    Fanny Brice: Comedian and Vaudeville Performer

    Alternative Biopic: Funny Lady (1975)

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    Grace of Monaco (2014)

    Grace Kelly: Actress
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    The Audrey Hepburn Story (2000)

    Audrey Hepburn: Actress

    Alternative Biopic: Audrey (2020)

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    Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words (2015)

    Ingrid Bergman: Actress

    Alternative Biopic: Ingrid (1984)

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    Annie Get Your Gun (1950)

    Annie Oakley: Buffalo Bill's Wild West Markswoman

    Alternative Biopic: Annie Oakley (1935)

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    Isadora (1968)

    Isadora Duncan: Dancer

    Alternative Biopic: Isadora (1966), The Dancer (2016), and December (2022)

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    Calamity Jane (1953)

    Calamity Jane: Buffalo Bill's Wild West Storyteller

    Alternative Biopic: Wild Bill (1995)

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    Feud (2017)

    Bette Davis: Actress
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    Gilda Radner: It's Always Something (2002)

    Gilda Radner: Comedienne

    Alternative Biopic: Love, Gilda (2018)

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    Evita (1996)

    Eva Peron: Singer and Actress

    Alternative Biopic: Eva Peron: The True Story (1996)

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    Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

    Griet: Model
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    The Girl (2012)

    Tippi Hedren: Actress
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    The Actress (1953)

    Ruth Gordon: Actress and Screenwriter *auto-biographical
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    Mommie Dearest (1981)

    Joan Crawford: Actress

    Alternative Biopic: Feud (2017)

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    Fighting with My Family (2019)

    Saraya "Paige" Bevis: Pro Wrestler and Actress
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    Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (2012)

    Marina Abramovic: Performance Artist
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    Lola Montès (1955)

    Lola Montez: Dancer and Circus Performer

    Alternative Biopic: Lola Montes (1944)

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    I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955)

    Lillian Roth:bBroadway Actress
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    Center Stage (1991)

    Ruan Ling Yu: Actress

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