Monster movies were all the rage back in the early days of cinema! One of the greatest monster movies of all time was 1933ís King Kong featuring our star of the month Fay Wray.
Fay Wray was born Vina Fay Wray on September 15, 1907 on a ranch near Cardston in the province of Alberta, Canada. Her family moved to the United States a few years after she was born; to Salt Lake City in 1912. After moving around Utah they relocated to Hollywood, California, where Fay attended Hollywood High School.
In 1923, at the age of sixteen Wray appeared in her first film a role in a short historical film sponsored by a local newspaper. At that point she was on her way. She would land roles in many silent films. She would work for Universal Pictures and Paramount Pictures than in in 1932 she would co-star in The Most Dangerous game followed by our film of the month, King Kong.....