Claudette Colbert (September 13, 1903 – July 30, 1996) was a French-born American actress of stage and film.
Raised in New York City, Colbert began her career in Broadway productions during the 1920s, progressing to film with the advent of talking pictures. She established a successful film career with Paramount Pictures, and is recognized as one of the leading female exponents of screwball ... more »
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''Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother.''Claudette Colbert (20th century), U.S. actoress. As quoted in Wit and Wisdom from the Peanut Butter Gang, by H. Jackson Brown (1994).