Audrey Long


Actor
Audrey Long

About

Birth Place
Orlando, Florida, USA
Born
April 12, 1922

Family & Companions

Edward Rubin
Husband
Dialogue director. Born c. 1910; worked at RKO; married on January 16, 1945; separated on January 5, 1950; divorced on April 16, 1951.
Leslie Charteris
Husband
Author. Born May 12, 1907 in Singapore to a British mother and Chinese father; best-known for his series of mysteries featuring Simon Templar, "The Saint"; had been previously married three times; married from April 1925 until his death at age 85 in April 1993.

Biography

Life Events

1944

Plays opposite John Wayne in "Tall in the Saddle."

1947

Appears in landmark film noirs "Desperate" and "Born to Kill."

Photo Collections

Born to Kill - Lobby Card Set
Here is a set of Lobby Cards from RKO's Born to Kill (1947), starring Claire Trevor and Lawrence Tierney. Lobby Cards were 11" x 14" posters that came in sets of 8. As the name implies, they were most often displayed in movie theater lobbies, to advertise current or coming attractions.
Desperate - Lobby Card Set
Here is a set of Lobby Cards from Desperate (1947), starring Steve Brodie and Audrey Long and directed by Anthony Mann. Lobby Cards were 11" x 14" posters that came in sets of 8. As the name implies, they were most often displayed in movie theater lobbies, to advertise current or coming attractions.

Videos

Movie Clip

Desperate (1947) -- (Movie Clip) We Were Gonna Celebrate Two consecutive high points for Audrey Long as innocent Ann, expecting to celebrate her four-month anniversary with war-hero truck-driver husband Steve (Steve Brodie), who was an unwilling participant in a robbery gone wrong, now on the run, early in director Anthony Mann’s Desperate, 1947.
Desperate (1947) -- (Movie Clip) Some Junk For The County Fair The kindly sheriff who was about to take fugitives Steve and Ann (Steve Brodie, Audrey Long) into custody conveniently crashed into a tree, so they move on to their next conveyance, and a famous shot from director Anthony Mann with George E. Diskant’s camera, headed for her family farm, in Desperate, 1947.
Desperate (1947) -- (Movie Clip) It's An Easy Job Ann (Audrey Long) with neighbor (Carol Forman) considers telling trucker husband Steve (Steve Brodie) she's pregnant, he arrives, calls Reynolds (William Challeee), secretly representing thug Walt (Raymond Burr), early in Anthony Mann's Desperate, 1947.
Born To Kill (1947) -- (Movie Clip) Of Course I'm Right Sam (Lawrence Tierney) presents himself at the home of Georgia (Audrey Long), tracking her half-sister Helen (Claire Trevor) and meeting Helen's fiance` Fred (Phillip Terry), in Robert Wise's Born To Kill, 1947.
Tall In The Saddle (1944) -- (Movie Clip) Had No Hide Hidden Out Boozy stage driver Dave (Gabby Hayes) brings the eastern ladies (Elisabeth Risdon, Audrey Long) and mysterious Rocklin (John Wayne) the the station where Stan (Walter Baldwin) is host and Bob and the Sheriff (Paul Fix, Emory Parnell) bring trouble, early in Tall In The Saddle, 1944.

Family

C S Long
Father
Minister. Episcopal; British; became a naturalized American citizen; served as the US Navy Chaplin.
John Long
Brother
Younger.
Patricia Ann Charteris
Step-Daughter
From Charteris' first marriage.

Companions

Edward Rubin
Husband
Dialogue director. Born c. 1910; worked at RKO; married on January 16, 1945; separated on January 5, 1950; divorced on April 16, 1951.
Leslie Charteris
Husband
Author. Born May 12, 1907 in Singapore to a British mother and Chinese father; best-known for his series of mysteries featuring Simon Templar, "The Saint"; had been previously married three times; married from April 1925 until his death at age 85 in April 1993.

Bibliography