Natalie Wood and her mother

Maria Gurdin, who fled her native Siberia after the Revolution, made up her mind that pretty, dark-eyed Natasha was going to be a star, and literally thrust her into pictures, instructing her to hop into the lap of director Irving Pichel, who was shooting a movie in Santa Rosa. Los Angeles Times.

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