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Kim Basinger in ‘L.A. Confidential’

Kim Basinger is shown as she appeared in the 1997 drama L.A. Confidential. Basinger played a call girl who was, improbably, supposed to resemble the actress Veronica Lake. Improbable or not, Basinger's performance won her the Academy Award as year's best supporting actress.

See our biography of Kim Basinger