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Also Known As: Augusta Appel Died: November 13, 1973
Born: July 25, 1902 Cause of Death: stroke
Birth Place: Union Hill, New Jersey, USA Profession: actor

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Lila Lee was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Lila Lee started her acting career landing roles in such films as "After the Show" (1921), "The Charm School" (1921) and "Rent Free" (1922). She also appeared in "The Dictator" (1922), "One Glorious Day" (1922) and "Blood and Sand" (1922). Her film career continued throughout the twenties in productions like "The Adorable Cheat" (1928), "The Little Wild Girl" (1928) and "The Man in Hobbles" (1928). She also appeared in "Honky Tonk" (1929). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in "False Faces" (1932), "Unholy Love" (1932) and "Radio Patrol" (1932). She also appeared in "War Correspondent" (1932) and the Spencer Tracy romance "The Face in the Sky" (1933). Lila Lee more recently acted in the comedy "The Ex-Mrs. Bradford" (1936) with William Powell. Lila Lee was married to James Kirkwood and had one child. Lila Lee passed away in November 1973 at the age of 71.

Lila Lee was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Lila Lee started her acting career landing roles in such films as "After the Show" (1921), "The Charm School" (1921) and "Rent Free" (1922). She also appeared in "The Dictator" (1922), "One Glorious Day" (1922) and "Blood and Sand" (1922). Her film career continued throughout the twenties in productions like "The Adorable Cheat" (1928), "The Little Wild Girl" (1928) and "The Man in Hobbles" (1928). She also appeared in "Honky Tonk" (1929). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in "False Faces" (1932), "Unholy Love" (1932) and "Radio Patrol" (1932). She also appeared in "War Correspondent" (1932) and the Spencer Tracy romance "The Face in the Sky" (1933). Lila Lee more recently acted in the comedy "The Ex-Mrs. Bradford" (1936) with William Powell. Lila Lee was married to James Kirkwood and had one child. Lila Lee passed away in November 1973 at the age of 71.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Cottonpickin' Chickenpickers (1967) Viola Zickafoose
2.
 Nation Aflame (1937) Mona Burtis
3.
 Two Wise Maids (1937) Ethel Harriman
4.
5.
 The Ex-Mrs. Bradford (1936) Miss Prentiss
6.
 Country Gentlemen (1936) Louise Heath
7.
 The People's Enemy (1935) Katherine Carr
8.
 Champagne for Breakfast (1935) Natalie Morton
9.
 Within the Rock (1935) Helen Stanhope
10.
 Whirlpool (1934) Helen [Morrison]
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husband:
James Kirkwood. Actor, producer.

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son:
James Kirkwood Jr. Actor, playwright, novelist.

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