Born in London, Eva Le Gallienne is an American actress, producer, director and author of British origin. Her father Richard Le Gallienne was an English poet of French origin and mother Julie Norregard was a journalist. Le's childhood got disturbed after her parents got separated when she was four years old. She had to keep moving around with her mother to France and the UK again. Eva formally started her acting career when she got a chance to work in the drama Monna Vanna at the age of 15. When she was 16, she moved to New York City along with her mother; then started working in various plays and became a Broadway star playing in the famous acts.
Eva Le has won Pulitzer Prize, National Medal of Arts, Norwegian Grand Cross and Special Tony Award. Along with acting, she has also worked in the direction and writing of various plays.
Le was a lesbian and had several homosexual relations. In the beginning of her career, she was unknown about her own homosexual nature and thus had relations with men as well.
Eva Le Gallienne Affairs
First Affair with Joseph Schildkraut
Eva had a relationship with Joseph Schildkraut who was also an American stage actor of Australian origin. They later got separated.
Second Affair with Basil Rathbone
Eva was in a relationship with Basil Rathbone who was a British actor of South African origin, They splitted later when their relationship did not work out.
Third Affair with Laurette Taylor
Eva was in a brief relationship with Laurette Taylor. Laurette was her first lesbian partner. Their relationship did not work out well.
Fourth Affair with Maude Adams
Eva was in a relationship with Maude Adams for a brief period. Maude was also an American actress.
Fifth Affair with Tallulah Bankhead
Eva also had a relationship with Tallulah Bankhead. She was an American stage actress and a libertine as well. They got separated later.
Sixth Affair with Alla Nazimova
Eva had a short relationship with Alla Nazimova. She was an American actress of Russian origin. Their relationship did not last long.
Seventh Affair with Maude Fealy
Eva was in relationship with Maude Fealy. Maude was an American actress who was famous as a silent actress.
Eighth Affair with Mercedes De Acosta
Eva was in relationship with Mercedes. She was an American writer, mainly known for her works in poems and novels. They got separated after dating for five years.
Nineth Affair with Josephine Hutchinson
Eva dated Josephine shortly after her break up with Mercedes. Josephine was an American actress. They got separated after two years of relationship.