Iconic star of Breakfast at Tiffany's who won an Oscar, a BAFTA Award, and a Golden Globe Award for her performance in Roman Holiday. In 1993, she received a Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award.
She was poised to become an outstanding ballerina when her acting career took off.
She was voted the third greatest female screen legend in the history of American cinema by AFI in 2008.
She married Mel Ferrer in 1954, and the couple divorced in 1968. She had two sons named Sean Hepburn and Luca Dotti.
She co-starred with Gregory Peck in the 1953 romantic comedy Roman Holiday.