She was cast as a “young Quaker bride to Gary Cooper’s stoic Marshall”, and wore a “suitably demure vaguely Victorian dress”. High Noon garnered four Academy Awards, and has since been ranked by some reviewers among the best films of all time. Upon its release, The Sellout received generally mixed reviews from most music critics.
- Earlier that year, she was featured on Ariana Grande’s song “Leave Me Lonely” from her third studio album Dangerous Woman.
- She was again dressed by Edith Head to suit her role in the film, initially appearing in fashionable dresses, shifting to ordinary-looking cardigans toward the end of the film.
- She later wrote that she had “wonderful memories of the three years I spent at the Barbizon.”
- She then met writer-producer Joe Solo while working as a cashier in Beverly Hills.
On the same day, Grace de Monaco launched their first fragrance named Promenade sur le Rocher. The product was named after the official residence of the princely family for over seven centuries. S Betty Draper is influenced by Grace Kelly, and she is frequently complimented in the show by other characters for resembling her. American actress Elle Fanning attended 78th Golden Globe Awards with mint-green Gucci gown designed by Alessandro Michele that was inspired by Grace Kelly‘s gown worn at the 1955 Academy Awards. According to Vogue, American singer-songwriter Billie Eilish, who attended 2022 Met Gala, wore a red Oscar de la Renta gown inspired by Kelly’s gown worn in the 1955 film To Catch a Thief.
Her son, Prince Albert, helped establish the Princess Grace Awards in 1984 to recognize emerging performers in film, theatre, and dance. In 2022, Gray was featured on the single “Out Of Love” by Canadian band Busty and the Bass. In 2022, she performed the Michael Jackson song “Rock with You” for a special performance of the West End musical Thriller – Live for BBC Children in Need Pop Goes the Musical. In 2008, Gray collaborated with Australian DJ and singer Kaz James on the song “Can’t Hold Back.” The single was released in early 2009 in Australia and is credited to Kaz James featuring Macy Gray.
On September 28, 2008, Gray sang the American national anthem as part of the Israeli flag-raising ceremony at the Israeli consulate of Los Angeles. Gray sang the theme song for the Nickelodeon animated series As Told by Ginger, composed by Jared Faber and Emily Kapnek. In an interview with Oprah Winfrey’s Where Are They Now, Gray opened up about her problems with drug abuse, stating that she was ill-prepared for the level of fame she received. The interview coincided with the release of her album The Way, released in October 2022 on Kobalt Records.