Deborah Jane Kerr CBE (born Deborah Jane Trimmer, 30 September 1921 – 16 October 2007) was a Scottish-born internationally known film, theatre and television actress. She won a Sarah Siddons Award, a Golden Globe Award for the motion picture The King and I, and was a three-time winner of the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress. Recipient of honorary Academy, BAFTA and Cannes Film Festival awards.Nominated six times for the Academy Award for Best Actress but never won.
Burt Lancaster and Deborah Kerr in the movie From Here to Eternity - This clinch was considered at the time to be very naughty! In 2006, a poll of three thousand movie fans voted Deborah Kerr's kiss with Burt Lancaster on a beach in Hawaii as THE most memorable screen kiss.