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Also Known As: Died: May 14, 1970
Born: August 7, 1884 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Washington, Washington D.C., USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Pepe (1961) as
When is beloved horse is stolen and sold to a movie star, a young man travels to Hollywood.
2.
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) as Cordelia Fosgate
A 19th-century lawyer tries to clear a black man of rape and murder charges.
3.
The Young Philadelphians (1959) as Mrs. J. Arthur Allen
A young lawyer from the wrong side of town tries to break into society.
4.
Small Town Girl (1953) as Mrs. Livingston
A sheriff's daughter falls for a playboy arrested for speeding.
5.
Father's Little Dividend (1951) as Doris Dunstan
In this sequel to Father of the Bride, a doting father faces a series of comic trials when his daughter has her first child.
6.
Boy from Indiana (1950) as Zelda Bagley
7.
Three Husbands (1950) as The Mother-in-Law [Jenny Bard Whittaker]
8.
Father of the Bride (1950) as Mrs. Doris Dunstan
A doting father faces mountains of bills and endless trials when his daughter marries.
9.
And Baby Makes Three (1949) as Mrs. Fletcher
A woman on the verge of divorce and re-marriage discovers she''s pregnant by her husband.
10.
The Barkleys of Broadway (1949) as Mrs. Livingston Belney
A married musical team splits up so the wife can become a serious actress.
11.
Breakfast in Hollywood (1946) as Mrs. Frances Cartwright
12.
The Bachelor's Daughters (1946) as Molly Burns
A semi-trifle with Adolphe Menjou as a department store floor walker who is persuaded by four husband-seeking salesgirls---two-bordering-on-three of which were well beyond the "girl" stage---to pose as their father in a Long Island mansion which they lease in order to gain access to eligible young men of means. The Greeks had a word for them, and they called them Golddiggers over at Warners.Flighty Bille Burke posed as their mother. And Adolphe Menjou got to display his soup-and-fish wardrobe only still worn by him and retired Prussian diplomats The exploitation for the film made special note of the presence of pianist Eugene List, who had gained international publicity by playing for the Big Three---Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin---at their Potsdam Conference.
13.
Swing Out Sister (1945) as Jessica [Mariman]
14.
The Cheaters (1945) as Clara Pidgeon
An unemployed actor tries to save a young innocent from greedy relations.
15.
Gildersleeve on Broadway (1943) as Mrs. Laura Chandler
On a trip to New York, a small-town blowhard gets caught between a wealthy widow and a gold digger.
16.
Hi Diddle Diddle (1943) as Mrs. [Liza] Prescott
When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of her money by a spurned suitor, the groom's father orchestrates a scheme of his own to set things right. He is aided by a cabaret singer, while placating a jealous wife.
17.
You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith (1943) as Aunt Harriet [Mrs. George Crandall]
A young woman marries a soldier to fulfill the conditions of a will. However, when she gets ready to divorce him, she realizes that she actually loves him, and determines to find a way to stay married to him.
18.
So's Your Uncle (1943) as Aunt Minerva
19.
Girl Trouble (1942) as Mrs. Celeste Rowland
20.
They All Kissed the Bride (1942) as Mrs. Drew
A woman running a trucking company falls for the reporter out to expose her business practices.
21.
What's Cookin'? (1942) as Agatha Courtney
J. P. Courtney wants to update the music on the radio program he sponsors, but his wife, Agatha Courtney, is the final authority and addicted to the classics and won't allow him to replace Professor Bistell and his symphonic orchestra. Conspiring with his daughter Sue and her friends, Marvo the Great, the Andrews Sisters, Anne Payne and bandleader Woody Herman, they devise a sabotage plot that gets rid of Professor Bistell, and a new sound is soon heard on the program.
22.
The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942) as Mrs. Ernest Stanley [Daisy]
An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in with a midwestern family.
23.
In This Our Life (1942) as Lavinia Timberlake
A neurotic southerner steals her sister's husband then vies with her for another man.
24.
The Wild Man of Borneo (1941) as Bernice Marshall
A braggart masquerades as a primitive throwback.
25.
One Night in Lisbon (1941) as Catherine Enfilden
26.
Topper Returns (1941) as Mrs. Topper
A beautiful ghost enlists a henpecked husband to track down her killer.
27.
And One Was Beautiful (1940) as Mrs. Lattimer
Two sisters vie for the same dashing young man.
28.
Hullabaloo (1940) as Penny Merriweather
A radio star creates a national panic when he announces a Martian invasion.
29.
The Ghost Comes Home (1940) as Cora Adams
A man who''s presumed dead returns to his family.
30.
Dulcy (1940) as Eleanor Forbes
A scatterbrained beauty tries to help her fiance''s career by throwing a big party.
31.
The Captain Is a Lady (1940) as Blossy Stort
When a sea captain has to send his wife to a women''s home, he dresses as a lady to be with her.
32.
Irene (1940) as Mrs. [Herman] Vincent
An Irish shop girl falls in love with a high-society boy.
33.
Zenobia (1939) as Mrs. [Bessie] Tibbett
When he cures a circus elephant, a country doctor gets an unwanted friend.
34.
Topper Takes a Trip (1939) as Mrs. [Clara] Topper
A glamorous ghost helps a henpecked husband save his wife from gold-digging friends.
35.
Bridal Suite (1939) as Mrs. McGill
A playboy''s fiancee sets out to reform her future husband and his flighty mother.
36.
Remember? (1939) as Mrs. Bronson
A bickering couple takes an amnesia potion so they can re-discover each other.
37.
The Wizard of Oz (1939) as Glinda
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
38.
Eternally Yours (1939) as Aunt Abbey
A woman is swept off her feet by a magician, and finds the results less than magical.
39.
Everybody Sing (1938) as Diana Bellaire
A theatrical family tries to put on a show but is upstaged by their servants.
40.
The Young in Heart (1938) as "Marmy," their mother
A family of con artists saves the life of a wealthy old woman and plots to fleece her.
41.
Navy Blue and Gold (1937) as Mrs. Gatees
Three buddies fight to survive the rigorous training at Annapolis.
42.
Parnell (1937) as Clara [Wood]
True story of the Irish politician whose fight for freedom was compromised by his affair with a married woman.
43.
The Bride Wore Red (1937) as Contessa di Meina
A chorus girl crashes an exclusive Swiss resort to snare a rich husband.
44.
Topper (1937) as Mrs. [Clara] Topper
A fun-loving couple returns from the dead to help a henpecked husband.
45.
My American Wife (1936) as Mrs. Robert Cantillon
46.
Piccadilly Jim (1936) as Eugenia [Willis]
A cartoonist pokes fun at his widowed father's future in-laws.
47.
Craig's Wife (1936) as Mrs. Fraizier
A woman puts her beautiful house ahead of her family.
48.
She Couldn't Take It (1935) as Mrs. Van Dyke
49.
After Office Hours (1935) as Mrs. Norwood
A society newspaperwoman tries to prove to her editor that she can crack a murder case.
50.
Society Doctor (1935) as Mrs. Crane
When his pioneering ideas cause problems, a hospital doctor goes into private practice.
51.
Doubting Thomas (1935) as Paula Brown
When a man''s wife neglects him for acting, he strikes back by joining the show.
52.
Becky Sharp (1935) as Lady Bareacres
An unscrupulous Englishwoman sets out to steal a place in society.
53.
Splendor (1935) as Clarissa
The once-great Lorrimore family faces bankruptcy unless older son Brighton marries wealthy Edith Gilbert. When Brighton instead returns from a trip with his new wife Phyllis, she receives a cool reception from his family. Phyllis wants Brighton to pursue his dream of being a writer, but Mrs. Lorrimore sees to it that he gets a high-pressure job that he's totally incapable of handling. She also arranges for Phyllis to spend a lot of time with Brighton's boss in order to advance Brighton's career.
54.
A Feather in Her Hat (1935) as Julia Trent Anders
A female shopkeeper sacrifices everything to give her son a theatrical career.
55.
We're Rich Again (1934) as Linda [Page]
A society couple gone broke tries to land a wealthy husband for their daughter.
56.
Where Sinners Meet (1934) as Eustasia
An eccentric millionaire kidnaps eloping couples to make sure they're meant for each other.
57.
Finishing School (1934) as Mrs. [Helen Crawford] Radcliffe
A boarding-school girl has to cope with family problems and puppy love.
58.
Forsaking All Others (1934) as Paula
A woman pursues the wrong man for almost twenty years.
59.
Dinner at Eight (1934) as Millicent Jordan
A high-society dinner party masks a hotbed of scandal and intrigue.
60.
Only Yesterday (1933) as Julia Warren
61.
Christopher Strong (1933) as Lady [Elaine] Strong, his wife
An aviatrix''s affair with a married man could cost her her career.
62.
A Bill of Divorcement (1932) as Margaret [Fairfield]
A recovered madman learns his ex-wife and daughter are about to marry.
63.
The Education of Elizabeth (1921) as Elizabeth Banks
64.
The Frisky Mrs. Johnson (1920) as Belle Johnson
65.
Away Goes Prudence (1920) as Prudence Thorne
67.
Wanted -Xxx a Husband (1919) as Amanda Darcy Cole
68.
The Misleading Widow (1919) as Betty Taradine
69.
Sadie Love (1919) as Sadie Love
70.
Good Gracious, Annabelle (1919) as Annabelle Leigh
71.
In Pursuit of Polly (1918) as Polly Marsden
Polly, a young woman on the run from three unwanted suitors, checks into a hotel using an assumed name. This subterfuge leads a Secret Service agent to mistake her for a German spy, which in turn leads her to become unwittingly involved with real German spies.
72.
Eve's Daughter (1918) as Irene Simpson-Bates
73.
Let's Get a Divorce (1918) as Mme. Cyprienne Marcey
74.
The Make-Believe Wife (1918) as Phyllis Ashbrook
75.
The Land of Promise (1917) as Nora Marsh
76.
Arms and the Girl (1917) as Ruth Sherwood
77.
The Mysterious Miss Terry (1917) as Mavis Terry
78.
Gloria's Romance (1916)
An adventurous young girl in Florida gets herself lost in the Everglades and finds terror and excitement, as well as the rivalry of two men in love with her.
79.
Peggy (1916) as Peggy Cameron
Peggy, a rambunctious young American girl, goes to Scotland to visit her uncle. Her American ways both shock and eventually delight the people of the old village - especially the handsome young minister.

Writer (feature film)

80.
Show Boat (1936) as Story
Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."

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