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Also Known As: Died:
Born: April 14, 1926 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Buffalo, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Universal Horror (1998) as Interviewee
A look back at the movies and monsters that turned Universal into Hollywood's house of horror.
2.
The Ladies' Man (1961) as Gloria
A houseboy creates chaos at a Hollywood hotel for aspiring actresses.
3.
Air Strike (1955) as Marg Huggins
4.
Wonder Valley (1953) as Sweetheart
5.
There's a Girl in My Heart (1950) as Ruth Kroner
6.
An Old-Fashioned Girl (1949) as Polly Milton
7.
Manhattan Angel (1949) as Gloria Cole
8.
I Surrender Dear (1948) as Patty Nelson, also known as Patty Hart
9.
Copacabana (1947) as Anne
10.
River Gang (1945) as Wendy
11.
Easy to Look At (1945) as [Judith] Judy [Dawson]
12.
I'll Remember April (1945) as April [Garfield]
13.
Pardon My Rhythm (1944) as Jinx Page
14.
Follow the Boys (1944) as
15.
Reckless Age (1944) as Linda Wadsworth [also known as Laura Weston and Lucy Waters]
16.
Ghost Catchers (1944) as Melinda [Marshall]
17.
Destiny (1944) as Jane [Broderick]
18.
Mister Big (1943) as Patricia
At the Davis School of the Theatre, ran by Jeremy Taswell (Samuel S. Hinds), where teen-age kids study drama and the serious arts, instructors Johnny Hanley (Robert Paige) and Alice Taswell (Elyse Knox) are in love. The students, including Donald (Donald O'Connor), Patricia (Gloria Jean) and Peggy (Peggy Ryan), secretly want to become singers. Patricia's aunt, Mrs. Davis (Florence Bates), owns the school and disapproves. Donald has written a musical comedy for the year's class play, which the students want to do, but Mrs. Davis has selected and insists they do Sophocles' "Antigone". Taswell agrees to let the kids do Donald's show. Donald manages to keep Mrs. Davis away on the day of the show, and when Broadway producers in attendance rave about Donald's play, she becomes a backer.
19.
It Comes Up Love (1943) as Victoria Peabody
20.
When Johnny Comes Marching Home (1943) as Marilyn [Benton]
21.
Moonlight in Vermont (1943) as Gwen Harding
Vermont farm girl Gwen Harding (Gloria Jean) enrolls in the Devereau School of Music in New York,and makes a singing hit at a school party. She wins the attention of student Richard "Slick" Ellis (Ray Malone)and also the jealousy of Slick's girlfriend Brenda Allenby (Vivian Austin). The school is in bad financial shape and its director, Lionel Devereau (George Dolenz),is in debt. Gwen's singing teacher from Vermont, Lucy Meadows (Fay Helm), arrives at the school and Devereau, thinking she is a job applicant, hires her as his secretary. Gwen has to leave school when her Uncle Rufus (Russell Simpson)is faced with ruin on the farm because of a shortage of help. Gwen returns and her school friends volunteer to go and help in bringing in the harvest. Gwen plans to enter her pet cow Myrtle in the stock show at the Farm Jubilee but Brenda steals and hides the cow.
22.
What's Cookin'? (1942) as Sue [Courtney, also known as "Priscilla Winterfield"]
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.
23.
Get Hep to Love (1942) as Doris Stanley [Winters]
24.
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941) as His niece [Gloria Jean]
A filmmaker tries to sell a script about con artists taking on the Russian millionaires of Mexico.
25.
A Little Bit of Heaven (1940) as Midge [Loring]
26.
If I Had My Way (1940) as Patricia Johnson
A construction worker takes charge of the daughter of a fellow worker killed in an accident. He brings the girl to New York to try to find her uncle. When he finds him, he discovers that the uncle has spent his life savings on a restaurant that turns out to be a worthless dive. He's determined to help the girl and her uncle make the restaurant a success.
27.
The Underpup (1939) as Pip-Emma Binns

Cast (special)

28.
W.C. Fields Straight Up (1986)
The film traces the life and career of great comedian W.C. Fields. Film clips, newsreel footage, home movies, and interviews are included.

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