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Also Known As: Theda Mae Roberts, Mary Hart, Lynne Roberts, Lynn Roberts, Mary Hart Died: April 1, 1978
Born: November 22, 1922 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: El Paso, Texas, USA Profession: actor

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Lynn Roberts, an accomplished actress, began her entertainment career when she was just 15 years old. In her early acting career, Roberts appeared in such films as the Ra Hould adventure "Dangerous Holiday" (1937), "Dick Tracy Returns" (1938) and "Hollywood Stadium Mystery" (1938). She also appeared in "The Lone Ranger" (1938) with Lee Powell, the western "Billy the Kid Returns" (1938) with Roy Rogers and "Frontier Pony Express" (1939) with Roy Rogers. She kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in the western "Southward, Ho!" (1939) with Roy Rogers, "Should Husbands Work?" (1939) and the comedy "My Wife's Relatives" (1939) with James Gleason. She also appeared in the Roy Rogers western "Rough Riders' Round-Up" (1939). In the latter half of her career, she tackled roles in "The Magnificent Rogue" (1947), the Roy Rogers western "Eyes of Texas" (1948) and the Gene Autry western "Blazing Sun" (1950). She also appeared in the Loretta Young drama "Because of You" (1952) and "Port Sinister" (1953). Roberts was most recently credited in the crime drama "The James Gang" (1998) with John Hannah. Roberts's husband was Don Sebastian and Roberts had two children. Roberts passed...

Lynn Roberts, an accomplished actress, began her entertainment career when she was just 15 years old. In her early acting career, Roberts appeared in such films as the Ra Hould adventure "Dangerous Holiday" (1937), "Dick Tracy Returns" (1938) and "Hollywood Stadium Mystery" (1938). She also appeared in "The Lone Ranger" (1938) with Lee Powell, the western "Billy the Kid Returns" (1938) with Roy Rogers and "Frontier Pony Express" (1939) with Roy Rogers. She kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in the western "Southward, Ho!" (1939) with Roy Rogers, "Should Husbands Work?" (1939) and the comedy "My Wife's Relatives" (1939) with James Gleason. She also appeared in the Roy Rogers western "Rough Riders' Round-Up" (1939). In the latter half of her career, she tackled roles in "The Magnificent Rogue" (1947), the Roy Rogers western "Eyes of Texas" (1948) and the Gene Autry western "Blazing Sun" (1950). She also appeared in the Loretta Young drama "Because of You" (1952) and "Port Sinister" (1953). Roberts was most recently credited in the crime drama "The James Gang" (1998) with John Hannah. Roberts's husband was Don Sebastian and Roberts had two children. Roberts passed away in April 1978 at the age of 56.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 James Gang, The (1997) Aru Inspector
2.
 Port Sinister (1953) Dr. Joan Hunter
3.
 Because of You (1952) Rosemary Balder
4.
 The Blazing Forest (1952) Grace Hanson
5.
 Hunt the Man Down (1951) Sally Clark
6.
 Call of the Klondike (1950) Emily Mallory
7.
 The Great Plane Robbery (1950) Mary
8.
 The Blazing Sun (1950) Helen Ellis
9.
 D.O.A. (1950) Jane Carlisle
10.
 Dynamite Pass (1950) Mary Madden
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husband:
William Englebert Jr. Airline executive. Eloped on January 5, 1941; divorced on December 14, 1944.
husband:
Louis John Gardella. Studio executive. Was assistant to Republic Pictures president Herbert Yates; married on December 16, 1944; she filed for divorce in 1951 but claims were dismissed when court ruled marriage was not legal; briefly reconciled; she refiled for divorce on January 11, 1952.
husband:
Hyman Samuels. Manufacturing executive. Married on June 6, 1953; filed for divorce on August 4, 1958; reconciled; again filed for divorce in November 1961.
husband:
Don Sebastian. Former professional wrestler. Married in 1971; legally separated at time of her death.
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father:
Hobart K Roberts.
mother:
May Dell Roberts.
brother:
John Roberts. Born in 1920.
son:
William Samuels. Born on April 6, 1942; later adopted by Hyman Samuels.
daughter:
Peri Margaret Samuels. Born in 1955.
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