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Also Known As: Died: June 4, 1975
Born: October 20, 1899 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Tampa, Florida, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Again Pioneers (1950) as Alice Keeler
2.
The Golden Eye (1948) as Sister Teresa
3.
Stage Struck (1948) as Miss Lloyd
The police find the body of hostess Helen Howard (Wanda McKay), disposed of by petty racketeer Nick Mantee (Kane Richmond) after she was shot in his Bluejay night club by Benny Nordick (John Gallaudet) because she knew too much about Mantee's rackets. Police Lieutenant Williams (Conrad Nagel)and police Sergeant Tom Rainey (Ralph Byrd) inform the dead girl's parents (Nana Bryant and Selmer Jackson)and sister Nancy (Audrey Long)of the run-away's death. Nancy, following Helen's trail, signs with the Mercer Agency operated by Nordick, training girls for an excessive sum which they work off as hostesses at the Bluejay Club. Nancy becomes a hostess at the club and after a party for Latin-American night club owner Barda (Anthony Warde), she uncovers evidence that places Helen at the club. She accuses Nick and Benny of the murder and the two mobsters realize they must do away with her.
4.
Robin Hood of Monterey (1947) as Maria Sanchez Belmonte
The Cisco Kid finds a wounded man who fled after being accused of killing his father. While he recovers Cisco investigates. He learns the murder weapon was a large bore pistol but the bullet came from a derringer. He finds the derringer belongs to the man's wife, an old acquaintance who has been on the wrong side of the law like himself. But then Cisco, a wanted man, is captured and placed before the firing squad and shot.
5.
Raiders of the South (1947) as Belle Chambers
Johnny Brownell (Johnny Mack Brown), former Confederate officer turned Federal agent, is sent to Texas during the reconstruction years to obtain evidence against a gang of raiders who have been making life difficult for the local carpet-baggers. He saves the life of Shorty Kendall (Raymond Hatton), an unreconstructed rebel about to be hanged, and this wins him the gratitude of Belle Chambers (Evelyn Brent), a widow whose husband was killed in the Civil War who hates all Yankees with a fevor. It is she who heads the gang of Raiders, but Johnny soon proves she is a pawn of a conscienceless lawyer, Preson Durant (John Merton), who is using Bell's raiders to cover up his own schemes. Reno Browne is on hand as Belle's daughter Lynne, billed as Reno Blair, as she always was in any film with Johnny Mack Brown.
6.
Bowery Champs (1944) as Gypsy [Carmen]
Copy boys Muggs and Glimpy investigate a murder. They locate the ex-wife of the murdered man and become convinced she is innocent. They hide her from the police while they investigate.
7.
Silent Witness (1943) as Mrs. Roos
8.
The Seventh Victim (1943) as Natalie Cortez
A girl's search for her missing sister puts her in conflict with a band of satanists.
9.
Spy Train (1943) as Frieda Molte
An innocent couple fights off Nazi agents on a speeding train.
10.
The Pay Off (1943) as Alma Dorn
Special prosecutor Lloyd Pearson (Ian Keith) has been murdered and there is strong evidence that gambler Moroni (John Maxwell) committed the crime, but he has an air-tight alibi, spending the evening with Brad McKay (Lee Tracy), star reporter of the Chronicle. Norris (Robert Middlemass), the publisher, send Brad and his son, Guy Norris (Tom Brown), to cover the story. Brad learns that Moroni did commit the murder, but has no way to prove it. Moroni tells Brad that the murdered prosecutor was getting a payoff, and was killed by his assistant Hugh Walker (Forrest Taylor) following a quarrel. John Angus (Jack La Rue), proprietor of the Hi Lo Club, tells Moroni that Brad suspects him. Phyllis Walker (Tina Thayer) tells Brad that her father is in danger from Moroni. Hugh Walker has given her a key to the public locker where some money is hidden. That night, Brad finds Moroni dead. He realizes there is a higher-up that had Moroni kill Pearson, and then has had Moroni killed. He learns that Walker has been kidnapped, but secures the money from the locker and hides it in his apartment. He meets Alma Dorne (Evelyn Brent)at the night club, and, while attracted to her, he suspects she is an accomplice of the gang. He surprises her while she is searching his apartment for the money, and agrees to help him. Norris summons Brad to his home for Brad to show him what evidence he has collected so far. Norris, at the point of a gun, tells Brad he has collected too much. Brad gets the upper hand by telling Norris that his son Guy is walking into a death trap. Norris rushes to save his son from the trap he himself had set for Brad.
11.
Westward Ho (1942) as Mrs. J. L. Healey
The local gang is framing men for bank robbery, shooting them, and then collecting the reward money offered for a dead bank robber. When the Three Mesquiteers ride into town, Lullaby becomes their next victim. He aviods being shot but is assumed to be a bank robber and to keep him from talking, the gang organizes a lynch mob. Tucson and Stony save him from the rope but they are now wanted men and must find out who is behind this scheme.
12.
Wrecking Crew (1942) as Mrs. [Martha] Poska
13.
Dangerous Lady (1941) as Hester Engel
14.
Forced Landing (1941) as Doctor's housekeeper
15.
Wide Open Town (1941) as Belle Langtry
Belle Langtry runs a town being taken over by cattle rustlers. She is also a front for the outlaws, who are led by Steve Fraser. Hoppy gets elected sheriff and cleans up the town with help from the Bar 20 boys.
16.
Emergency Landing (1941) as Maude [Marshall]
17.
The Mad Empress (1939) as [Empress] Eugenie
18.
Panama Lady (1939) as Lenore
An oil man forces a cabaret singer to work for him after she tries to rob him.
19.
Daughter of the Tong (1939) as The Illustrious One also known as Carney and The Daughter of the Tong
20.
Daughter of Shanghai (1938) as Olga Derey
A young woman tracks down the smugglers who killed her father.
21.
Mr. Wong, Detective (1938) as Olga, also known as Countess Dubois
An Asian sleuth assists a baffled police detective in solving a bizarre murder.
22.
The Law West of Tombstone (1938) as Clara Martinez
A cowardly judge enlists a hot young gunman to help him fight outlaws.
23.
Tip-Off Girls (1938) as Rena Terry
24.
Night Club Scandal (1937) as Julia Reed
Dr. Ernest Tindal kills his wife and plants clues pointing to her lover, Frank Marsh. Vera, Frank's sister, enlists the aid or reporter Russell Kirk in proving the innocence of her brother. Detective McKinley thinks that gangster Jack Reed is involved and shoots Reed when he attempts to escape. Reed gets away but goes to Dr. Tindal for treatment of his wound and Tindal kills him on the operating table. Kirk has uncovered some new evidence and confronts Tindal with it.
25.
The Last Train from Madrid (1937) as
The story of seven people: their lives and love affairs in Madrid during the Civil War.
26.
King of Gamblers (1937) as Cora
27.
Sudden Bill Dorn (1937) as Diana [Villegas]
28.
29.
The President's Mystery (1936) as Ilka Blake
30.
Hopalong Cassidy Returns (1936) as Lilli Marsh
When a miner is murdered before he can file his claim, Editor Saunders sends for Hoppy. Now the new Marshal, Hoppy learns Lilli Marsh owns the murdered miner's claim and her henchman Blackie was the killer. After Hoppy and the ranchers take care of Blackie's gang, Hoppy goes alone to face Blackie and Lilli.
31.
Song of the Trail (1936) as Myra
32.
The Nitwits (1935) as Alice Lake
Two cigar-stand attendants get mixed up in a murder investigation.
33.
Without Children (1935) as Shirley Ross Cole
34.
Symphony of Living (1935) as Paula Grieg
35.
Speed Limited (1935) as Natalie
(Crime Dra '40,BW). Ralph Graves, Evelyn Brent, Claudia Dell, Andy Rice, Jr., Fred "Snow Flake" Toomes. FBI agent Jerry Paley has a double agenda: trailing a gang of kidnappers and romancing a divorced socialite. Ralph Graves wrote the screenplay and also plays the lead in this no-budget crime thriller.
36.
Home on the Range (1934) as Georgie Haley
37.
The World Gone Mad (1933) as Carlotta Lamont
38.
High Pressure (1932) as Francine [Dell]
A scheming promoter tries to get rich selling artificial rubber.
39.
The Crusader (1932) as Tess Brandon
40.
Attorney for the Defense (1932) as Val Lorraine
A ruthless attorney tries to make amends for convicting an innocent man.
41.
Traveling Husbands (1931) as Ruby Smith
A wild party puts two married salesmen in trouble with their wives and the law.
42.
The Mad Parade (1931) as Monica Dale [also known as "Duchess"]
43.
The Pagan Lady (1931) as Dot Hunter
44.
45.
Slightly Scarlet (1930) as Lucy Stavrin
46.
Framed (1930) as Rose Manning
A nightclub hostess seeks revenge against a police inspector, yet falls in love with his son.
47.
48.
49.
Dark Skies (1930) as See note
50.
The Silver Horde (1930) as Cherry Malotte
An Alaskan fisherman is dogged by a ruthless competitor and an ambitious dance hall girl.
51.
Interference (1929) as Deborah Kane
52.
Broadway (1929) as Pearl
53.
Woman Trap (1929) as Kitty Evans
54.
Fast Company (1929) as Evelyn Corey
55.
Why Bring That Up? (1929) as Betty
George's partner in vaudeville quits their act, claiming that Betty has broken his heart. George then teams up with Charlie, a stranded trouper, and Irving becomes their manager. Later, in New York, the "Two Black Crows" star in their own revue and save money to build their own theater on Broadway. Betty comes to the theater with her lover, who poses as a cousin and induces George to hire her. He showers her with jewels and money. She tries to persuade George to invest in oil stock her lover is selling, and though their act is a success, Charlie fires Betty. When Charlie and Betty's lover quarrel, Charlie is injured.
56.
Darkened Rooms (1929) as Ellen
57.
The Dragnet (1928) as The Magpie
58.
The Last Command (1928) as Natascha Dobrowa
A former Imperial Russian general and cousin of the Czar ends up in Hollywood as an extra in a movie directed by a former revolutionary.
59.
The Showdown (1928) as Sibyl Shelton
60.
The Mating Call (1928) as Rose Henderson
In this silent film, a World War I veteran takes on the Ku Klux Klan when he loses his wife to a womanizing Klansman.
61.
His Tiger Lady (1928) as The Tiger Lady
62.
Beau Sabreur (1928) as Mary Vanbrugh
63.
A Night of Mystery (1928) as Gilberte Boismartel
64.
Women's Wares (1927) as Dolly Morton
65.
Underworld (1927) as Feathers
66.
Love's Greatest Mistake (1927) as Jane
67.
Blind Alleys (1927) as Sally Ray
68.
Queen o' Diamonds (1926) as Jeanette Durant/Jerry Lyon
69.
The Jade Cup (1926) as Peggy Allen
70.
Secret Orders (1926) as Janet Graham
71.
Flame of the Argentine (1926) as Inez Remírez
72.
Love 'Em and Leave 'Em (1926) as Mame Walsh
73.
The Imposter (1926) as Judith Gilbert [Canada Nell]
74.
Smooth as Satin (1925) as Gertie Jones
75.
Midnight Molly (1925) as Margaret Warren/Midnight Molly
76.
Three Wise Crooks (1925) as Molly [Dolly?]
77.
Forbidden Cargo (1925) as Polly O'Day
78.
Alias Mary Flynn (1925) as Mary Flynn
79.
Lady Robinhood (1925) as Señorita Catalina/La Ortiga
80.
Broadway Lady (1925) as Rosalie Ryan
81.
The Cyclone Rider (1924) as "Weeping Wanda"
82.
The Shadow of the East (1924) as Lolaire
83.
The Plunderer (1924) as The Lily
84.
The Lone Chance (1924) as Margaret West
85.
My Husband's Wives (1924) as Marie Wynn
86.
The Desert Outlaw (1924) as May Halloway
87.
The Arizona Express (1924) as Lola Nichols
88.
Silk Stocking Sal (1924) as "Stormy" Martin
89.
The Dangerous Flirt (1924) as Sheila Fairfax
90.
Loving Lies (1924) as Ellen Craig
91.
Held To Answer (1923) as Bessie Burbeck
92.
The Spanish Jade (1922) as Mañuela
94.
The Glorious Lady (1919) as Lady Eileen
95.
Help! Help! Police! (1919) as Marian Trevor
96.
Fool's Gold (1919) as Nancy Smith
97.
The Other Man's Wife (1919) as Becky Simon
98.
Daybreak (1918) as Alma Peterson, the girl detective
99.
To the Death (1917) as Rosa
101.
Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman (1917) as Gwendolyn
102.
Who'xxx S Your Neighbor? (1917) as Betty Hamlin
103.
The Millionaire's Double (1917) as Constance Brent
104.
The Iron Woman (1916) as Nannie Maitland
105.
Playing with Fire (1916) as Lucille Vane
106.
The Spell of the Yukon (1916) as Dorothy Temple
107.
The Lure of Heart's Desire (1916) as Little Snowbird
108.
The Weakness of Strength (1916) as Bessie Alden
109.
The Soul Market (1916) as Vivian Austin

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