OH: My mother took us away from Argentina when I was seven and my brother was six. So I asked her to find—I was fearless when I was small like that. But I just asked her to find a drama school, and she found a drama school in England, and we couldn't really because we had left Argentina with so little. And Miss Conti looked at me and laughed, and she said, "You know, I love your spunk." And she said, "I'll give you the chance." I said, "My mother can help in dribs and drabs but, really, I know I'm going to start working once I'm here. And then I started doing modeling and doing walk-on parts and you know. But it was like we loved each other—my big crush was on Franco. I just loved his genius and the way he worked and—you know, I was crushed when I found out he was gay.
And that's when I kept saying, "I want to be an actress." G: When would you say you caught the acting bug?
Jay Presson Allen happened to be visiting the theatre that day—American playwright. My daughter loves her and I want her to play this role." So that's how really I started on the stage. OH: I had done walk-ons at the Old Vic where I had no dialogue yet. G: Now that experience—acting opposite Vanessa Redgrave—I assume was a charmed one. It was amazing because we got to work—I had the second lead role out of the girls, and Vanessa was so giving and so wonderful—such a great human being. And she left , and she said goodbye to those of us who she had grown attached to.
And I was auditioning and Jay Presson Allen happened to be—you know, this was a long time ago; I got to think about it. And apparently Jay Presson Allen said, "I want her to play Jenny, the pretty one." She said, "I saw her in a little football film called .
NOTICE: Nightingale, Dixie 8/2/2010 A Memorial service will be held on Monday, September 6, 2010 at PM at Adams~Mc Farlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington with Steve Bracy officiating.Olivia Hussey (born Olivia Osuna; 17 April 1951) is an English-Argentinian actress.After appearing in theatre in London, Hussey was chosen to play the role of Juliet in Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 film version of Romeo and Juliet.Miller B Killer Elite (2011) Yvonne Strahovski B Know Thy Enemy (2009) Susie Abromeit B La Boheme (1926) S?La Isla Interior (2009) Geraldine Chaplin B, another S?