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Lynda Grey

  • This Gun for Hire (1942) August 31 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Bring on the Girls (1945) as Girl
2.
And the Angels Sing (1944) as
The singing/dancing Angel sisters, Nancy (Dorothy Lamour), Bobby (Betty Hutton), Josie (Diana Lynn) and Patti (Mimi Chandler), aren't interested in performing together, and this plays havoc with the plans of Pop Angel (Raymond Walburn) to buy a soy bean farm. They do accept an offer of ten dollars to sing at a dubious night club on the edge of town where a band led by Happy Marshall (Fred MacMurray) is playing. Bobby takes the ten dollars and runs it up to $190 at the dice table. Happy hits on Nancy but she rebuffs him. He doesn't have the money to pay his band and borrows the gambling winnings from Bobby on the pretext that he will give her a job with his band. Bobby discovers the next day that Happy has hastily departed for New York. The girls follow to a night club where he is working and, after an audition, the manager is willing to give Happy a contract if the girls will sing with his band.
3.
The Uninvited (1944) as Ghost of Mary Meredith
A brother and sister buy a house with a ghostly secret.
4.
Lady in the Dark (1944) as Office girl
5.
Young and Willing (1943) as Actress
Aspiring actors sharing a New York apartment follow a strict "no romance" policy.
6.
Star Spangled Rhythm (1943) as
Pop, a security guard at Paramount has told his son that he's the head of the studio. When his son arrives in Hollywood on shore leave with his buddies, Pop enlists the aid of the studio's dizzy switchboard operator in pulling off the charade. Things get more complicated when Pop agrees to put together a show for the Navy starring Paramount's top contract players.
7.
Happy Go Lucky (1943) as Showgirl
To land a rich husband, golddigger Marjory Stuart goes to Trinidad posing as a debutante. Beach boy Pete promptly unmasks her, but offers to help her catch his enemy, yachtsman Alfred Monroe. Marjory's pal Bubbles turns out to be the old flame of Pete's pal Wally. All the well-planned efforts to land Monroe end in slapstick; then Wally's voodoo priestess landlady gives him a love potion that works...
8.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943) as Woman in café
A U.S. mercenary and an army of peasants fight for Spain.
9.
Salute for Three (1943) as Hostess
Press agent Jimmy Gates (Marty May) gets an idea while watching a New York parade, for a returned war hero Sergeant Buzz McAllister (Macdonald Carey), with his chief client, singer Judy Ames (Betty Rhodes); Dona Drake (Dona Drake), leader of an all-girl orchestra; his photographer Foggy (Cliff Edwards), and his secretary Myrt (Minna Gombell). Jimmy, thinking Judy needs publicity in order to get a singing job on a radio program, thinks that a romance between her and the war hero would be just the ticket. Judy isn't too warm on the idea but agrees to go ahead for Jimmy's sake, with whom she thinks she is in love. She agrees to work on Buzz that night at the Manhattan Canteen, a converted night club where show business people entertain and wait on service men. Foggy is assigned to get pictures of Judy and Buzz together but fails through ineptness. Buzz escorts Judy home in a rainstorm and, while helping her out of the taxi, slips and falls into a deep puddle. Judy asks him to come in so she can dry his soaking-wet uniform on the kitchen stove. Foggy gains entrance to the apartment via the dumbwaiter and snaps a picture of Buzz in his underwear. The next morning Buzz tells Jimmy that he intends to marry Judy, which is going further than he had intended. He also decides he can't use the compromising - but innocent - photo for publicity purposes but does announce their - he thinks - publicity-only engagement. That clinches the deal for Judy to get a radio program called "The Girl I Left Behind." Buzz proposes to Judy, who realizes she loves Buzz and not Jimmy, and they, not knowing that Jimmy has announced their "engagement", decide to keep it a secret.
10.
The Crystal Ball (1943) as Garter girl, bazaar sequence
A female fortuneteller uses her "powers" to land a man.
11.
12.
This Gun for Hire (1942) as Gates' secretary
A hired killer dodges police while tracking down the enemy agents who tried to frame him.
13.
The Major and the Minor (1942) as Girl
A woman disguises herself as a little girl and ends up in a military academy.
14.
Take a Letter, Darling (1942) as Model
A female executive hires a male secretary.
15.
Night in New Orleans (1942) as Girl
16.
Holiday Inn (1942) as Dancing girl
When he loses in love, a song-and-dance man retires from show business to run a country inn.
17.
The Fleet's In (1942) as Swingland hostess
Sailors bet on a shy shipmate''s ability to romance an aloof nightclub singer.
18.
True to the Army (1942) as Hostess
19.
Louisiana Purchase (1941) as Louisiana belle
A bumbling young politician gets caught between grifters and a senator investigating corruption.

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