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||October 24, 2015
||August 17, 1920
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RATE AND COMMENT
Joined the Abbey Theater in Dublin as an ingenue at age 14 before entering films (date approximate)
Tested for the screen in London at age 16 (date approximate)
Made film debut in "Kicking the Moon Around" (bit part)
Was under contract at RKO Studios
Starred in last of five films for director John Ford, "The Wings of Eagles"
Made last of five films opposite John Wayne, "Big Jake"; was also last feature for two decades
Retired after starring in the NBC TV-movie "The Red Pony" with Henry Fonda
Owned and wrote a general interest column for the tourist magazine, <i>The Virgin Insider</i>, which she ultimately sold to Gannett in 1980
Made return to feature films after a 20-year absence in "Only the Lonely"
Starred in the CBS TV-movie "The Christmas Box"
Played the lead in the TV-movie "Cab to Canada" (CBS)
Served as Grand Marshal of the annual St Patrick's Day parade in NYC
Starred in the CBS TV movie "The Last Dance," her final screen role