Faye Dunaway starred in the 1981 biopic of screen queen Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest, which depicted the abusive and traumatic upbringing of the adopted Christina Crawford at the hands of her mother. The film is based on Christina's 1978 memoir and expose of the same name.
Original costume worn by Faye Dunaway in Mommie Dearest
This is one of the outfits the actress wore in the movie to portray the Hollywood screen legend. The dress was designed by Irene Sharaff and was photographed on display at the Planet Hollywood Cafe in Las Vegas on April 7, 2011.
Mommie Dearest movie poster