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Born: September 29, 1910 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Madame Wang's (1981) as Madame Wang
A KGB agent comes to California to meet Jane Fonda and prepare for a Russian takeover of the US. After losing his papers, he connects with a band of homeless, overweight, and over-the-hill transvestites and becomes a punker in a Chinese restaurant owned by an elderly transexual.
Strangers When We Meet (1960) as Mrs. Wagner
An extramarital affair threatens the fortunes of two families.
Two Grooms for a Bride (1957) as Dr. Laura Weeks
State Department File 649 (1949) as Marge [Waldon]
Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948) as Jenny
When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate?
Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945) as Roberta Baxter, also known as Fleurette
Brazil (1944) as Nicky Henderson
Action in Arabia (1944) as Yvonne
An adventurous reporter tangles with Nazis in the desert on the eve of World War II.
Careful Soft Shoulder (1942) as Connie Mathers
At a December 7, 1941 Washington cocktail party, Connie Mathew (Virginia Bruce) is not amused by the romantic advances of playboy Tommy Aldrich (James Ellison), son of an important Navy consultant. The party is shocked by the news of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and Connie blithely announces she would like to serve Uncle Sam as a new version of Mata Hari. She finds Mr. Fortune (Aubrey Mather) waiting for her when she gets home and he introduces himself as a member of the Secret Service and asks her to join his staff. Thinking it is a practical joke by Tommy, she accepts. Fortune tells Connie her first assignment is to get friendly with Tommy, as the government suspects him of selling convoy information that he gets from his father to enemy agents. She does so, falls in love with him and finds out he is 100% loyal. Mr. Fortune takes Connie and Tommy captive. Connie's sister, Agatha (Sheila Ryan), had earlier suspected Mr. Fortune and she was taken prisoner by his Axis spies.
Butch Minds the Baby (1942) as Susie O'Neill
Pardon My Sarong (1942) as Joan Marshall
Adventure in Washington (1941) as Jane Scott
The Invisible Woman (1940) as Kitty Carroll
A mad scientist makes a beautiful model invisible so she can get back at the man who fired her.
The Man Who Talked Too Much (1940) as Joan Reed
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
Flight Angels (1940) as Mary Norvell
Airline stewardesses vie for the love of a dashing pilot.
Hired Wife (1940) as Phyllis Walden
An ad man asks his secretary Kendall to marry him as a loophole in order to protect his finances during an important business deal.
Society Lawyer (1939) as Pat Abbott
A lawyer plays with fire when he gets mixed up with underworld types.
Stronger Than Desire (1939) as Elizabeth Flagg
A lawyer's wife keeps mum as her husband defends an innocent woman for the crime she committed.
Let Freedom Ring (1939) as Maggie Adams
A crusader returns to his Western hometown to root out corruption.
There's That Woman Again (1938) as Sally Reardon
Woman Against Woman (1938) as Maris [Jenny] Kent [Holland]
A divorcee decides she wants her husband back after he's re-married.
Arsene Lupin Returns (1938) as Lorraine de Grissac
A reformed jewel thief helps detectives track down a criminal.
Yellow Jack (1938) as Frances Blake
A Marine in turn-of-the-century Cuba risks his life in the fight to cure yellow fever.
The First Hundred Years (1938) as Lynn [Claymore] Conway
A working woman doesn''''t want to give up her career when she marries.
There Goes My Heart (1938) as Joan Butterfield [also known as Joan Baker]
An heiress takes a job as a department store clerk.
When Love Is Young (1937) as Wanda Werner
Women of Glamour (1937) as Gloria Hudson
A girl with a reputation falls for a wealthy playboy.
The Bad Man of Brimstone (1937) as Loretta Douglas
An old bandit reforms when he meets his long-lost son.
Between Two Women (1937) as Patricia Sloan
A nurse with an alcoholic husband falls for a doctor, only to find his interests lie elsewhere.
Wife, Doctor and Nurse (1937) as Steve [Miss Stephens]
Born to Dance (1936) as Lucy James
A sailor on leave helps a young dancer make it to the top on Broadway.
The Garden Murder Case (1936) as Zalia Graem
Society sleuth Philo Vance suspects dirty doings behind a mysterious series of suicides.
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) as Audrey Dane
Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.
Let 'Em Have It (1935) as Eleanor Spencer
We follow the training and adventures of a team of young federal anti-gangster agents, Mal Stevens, Van Rensseler, and Tex Logan. After foiling a kidnap attempt on socialite Eleanor Spencer (an old flame of Van's), Mal falls for her; but they're at odds over her belief in the innocence of her chauffeur Joe Keefer (whom Mal knows was involved) and her young brother Buddy's desire to join the federal agents. This conflict climaxes with the pursuit of an Ohio bank-robbing gang.
Metropolitan (1935) as Anne Merrill [Beaconhill]
Opera prima donna leaves the Metropolitan to form her own company with Tibbett as leading man. She leaves this company too which means Tibbett and company must carry on without her.
Escapade (1935) as Gerta [Keller]
Times Square Lady (1935) as Toni Bradley
A gambler''s assistant helps the boss''s daughter fight off a crooked lawyer.
Murder Man (1935) as Mary Shannon
A hard-drinking reporter specializes in murder cases, until he becomes a suspect in one himself.
Here Comes the Band (1935) as Margaret [Jones]
A songwriters takes on the corrupt publisher who stole his music.
Shadow of Doubt (1935) as Trenna [Plaice]
Murder charges threaten an actress's marriage plans.
Society Doctor (1935) as Madge [Wilson]
When his pioneering ideas cause problems, a hospital doctor goes into private practice.
Jane Eyre (1934) as Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre is an orphan who was raised by her aunt until she came to Thornfield Hall as governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. But Jane is attracted by the intelligent and energetic Sir Rochester, a man of almost twice her age. But just when Sir Rochester seems to pay attention to her, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram to stay at his house.
The Mighty Barnum (1934) as Jenny Lind
Dangerous Corner (1934) as Ann [Peel]
Friends uncover a dark secret when they compare notes about a theft and suicide.
Downstairs (1932) as Anna
An evil chauffeur seduces and blackmails his way through high society.
Sky Bride (1932) as Ruth Dunning
Kongo (1932) as Ann [Whitehall]
A crippled madman seeks revenge on the daughter of the man who betrayed him.
The Miracle Man (1932) as Margaret Thornton
A gang of crooks evade the police by moving their operations to a small town. There the gang's leader, John Madison, encounters a faith healer and uses him to scam the gullible public of funds for a supposed chapel. But when a real healing takes place, a change comes over the gang.
Winner Take All (1932) as Joan Gibson
A prize fighter tries to help an invalid and her baby.
Lilies of the Field (1930) as Doris
The Love Parade (1930) as
A count finds his marriage to a queen less than satisfying.
Young Eagles (1930) as Florence Welford
Safety in Numbers (1930) as Alma McGregor
Slightly Scarlet (1930) as Enid Corbett
Whoopee! (1930) as
Western sheriff Bob Wells is preparing to marry Sally Morgan; she loves part-Indian Wanenis, whose race is an obstacle. Sally flees the wedding with hypochondriac Henry Williams, who thinks he's just giving her a ride; but she left a note saying they've eloped! Chasing them are jilted Bob, Henry's nurse Mary (who's been trying to seduce him) and others.
Only the Brave (1930) as Elizabeth
Woman Trap (1929) as Nurse

Music (special)

You're the Top: The Cole Porter Story (1990) as Song Performer ("I'Ve Got You Under My Skin")
A documentary about songwriter Cole Porter. Explores his contributions to Broadway and Hollywood and celebrates his distinctive lifestyle and point of view through archival material and interviews with friends.

Cast (short)

Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)
This short film presents the awards ceremony for the 1939 Academy Awards. Vitaphone Release 9780-9783.
Hollywood Hobbies (1939)
In this short film, two young girls take a tour of Hollywood to see the private lives of celebrities.
Hollywood Goes to Town (1938)
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
"Behind the Movie Lens" Subject: On Location with The Bad Man (1937)
This promotional short film offers a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "The Bad Man of Brimstone" (1937).
A Dream Comes True The Making of an Unusual Motion Picture (1935)
This short film promotes the film "A Midsummer Night''''s Dream" (1935), and offers behind-the-scene footage of the creation of the film.
Pirate Party on Catalina Isle (1935)
This short film presents a musical and comedy revue staged as a pirate party on Catalina Island.

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