Margo Channing (bette Davis) All About Eve (20th Century Fox movie) 1950
When amanda was first cast as Connie in Holby City in 2001, she took her inspiration from a very glamorous Hollywood leading lady…
‘The characterisation of Connie was based on
Bette davis’ All About
Eve character,’ reveals amanda. ‘She was such a formidable force.
She was a cutting woman and yet still very sexual – I love characters like that.’
Formidable: Bette davis in All About Eve