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Also Known As: Maude Kahler, Myrna Kennedy Died: December 20, 1944
Born: September 7, 1908 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Kankakee, Illinois, USA Profession: actor

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Merna Kennedy was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Kennedy started off her career in film with roles in "The Circus" (1928), "Broadway" (1929) with Glenn Tryon and "King of Jazz" (1930). Kennedy then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in "Come On Tarzan" (1932), "Ghost Valley" (1932) and "The All American" (1932). She also appeared in "Don't Bet on Love" (1933) and "Police Call" (1933). Later in her career, Kennedy acted in "The Big Chance" (1933). Kennedy's husband was Busby Berkeley. Kennedy passed away in December 1944 at the age of 36.

Merna Kennedy was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Kennedy started off her career in film with roles in "The Circus" (1928), "Broadway" (1929) with Glenn Tryon and "King of Jazz" (1930). Kennedy then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in "Come On Tarzan" (1932), "Ghost Valley" (1932) and "The All American" (1932). She also appeared in "Don't Bet on Love" (1933) and "Police Call" (1933). Later in her career, Kennedy acted in "The Big Chance" (1933). Kennedy's husband was Busby Berkeley. Kennedy passed away in December 1944 at the age of 36.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Wonder Bar (1934) Claire
2.
 I Like It That Way (1934) Information girl
3.
 Jimmy the Gent (1934) Typist
4.
 Police Call (1933) Evelyn Hume
5.
 Don't Bet on Love (1933) "Babe" Norton
6.
 Laughter in Hell (1933) Marybelle Evans
7.
 I Love That Man (1933) Alice
8.
 Easy Millions (1933)
9.
 Son of a Sailor (1933) Isabel
10.
 Emergency Call (1933) Day file clerk
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husband:
Busby Berkeley. Choreographer, director. Married 1934, divorced 1935.

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