Beneath her immense beauty, talent and intellect, as well as her ability to woo princes, future presidents as well as aspiring and soon to be legendary fashion designers, like her first husband; Oleg Cassini. Captivated by the tour of the "Warner Brother's Studios", while having been bestowed by her father the honor of exploring the western parts of the
After several years on the stages of Broadway, following her father's orders in pursuing a more "legitimate" career in the entertainment world, the beautiful starlet soon endeavored to build up her career behind the camera. After years of improving her career in the film industry, the actress soon married the celebrated and upcoming fashion designer Oleg Cassini, despite her parent's disapproval and went on to have two daughters, one born with several physical ailments and disabilities as well as severe mental retardation.
Incidentally, Tierney's adoption of the illness during her pregnancy had been the sole purpose of her poor daughter's physical ailments; deafness, blindness and massive mental retardation. Tierney recalled the moment when the woman, in hopes of flattering her and informing her of her excessive admiration towards the actress, eagerly confessed her endeavor to meet the actress regardless to the illness infecting her.
After approximately twenty-seven shock treatments, which she believed had assisted in the ruin of her memory, and several hospitalizations caused from suicide attempts, Tierney's acting career slowly dimmed, and for the rest of her old age, the actress spent her days quietly, until her death at the age of seventy years old in Houston, Texas.