Carole Lombard and William Powell were married for 2 years. Her stage career flourished while his film career was just starting to take off. The two remained very close friends and they often recommended one another for parts.
Veronica Lake with magazines in a tailored suit and hat. Lake’s breakthrough role was in the 1941 war drama I Wanted Wings. The film was a major hit in which Lake played the second female lead. It was during the filming of I Wanted Wings that Lake.