Nydia Westman





Cast (Feature Film)

Rabbit, Run (1970)
Mrs. Smith
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit (1968)
Lady in elevator
The Reluctant Astronaut (1967)
Aunt Zana
The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966)
Mrs. Cobb
The Swinger (1966)
Aunt Cora
The Chase (1966)
Mrs. Henderson
Don't Knock the Twist (1962)
Mickey (1948)
Miss Mabel Adams
The Velvet Touch (1948)
Susan Crane
The Late George Apley (1947)
Jane Willing
Her Primitive Man (1944)
Aunt Penelope
Princess O'Rourke (1943)
Mrs. Bowers
Hers to Hold (1943)
Nurse Willing
They All Kissed the Bride (1942)
The Remarkable Andrew (1942)
Miss Van Buren
The Bad Man (1941)
Angela Hardy
The Chocolate Soldier (1941)
Liesel "Maid"
Forty Little Mothers (1940)
Mlle. Cliche
Hullabaloo (1940)
Lulu Perkins
The Cat and the Canary (1939)
When Tomorrow Comes (1939)
The Goldwyn Follies (1938)
Bulldog Drummond's Peril (1938)
Gwen Longworth
Bulldog Drummond's Revenge (1938)
Gwen Longworth
The First Hundred Years (1938)
When Love Is Young (1937)
"Dotty" Leonard
The Invisible Ray (1936)
Briggs, maid
Craig's Wife (1936)
Pennies From Heaven (1936)
Three Live Ghosts (1936)
Peggy Woofers
Rose Bowl (1936)
Susie Reynolds
The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)
Captain Hurricane (1935)
A Feather in Her Hat (1935)
Emily Judson
Dressed to Thrill (1935)
Anne Trepied
One Night of Love (1934)
Sweet Adeline (1934)
Nellie [Schmidt]
The Trumpet Blows (1934)
Carmela Ramirez
Two Alone (1934)
Corie [Slag]
Success at Any Price (1934)
Manhattan Love Song (1934)
Ladies Should Listen (1934)
Susi Flamberg
Cradle Song (1933)
The Way to Love (1933)
Bondage (1933)
King of the Jungle (1933)
Little Women (1933)
From Hell to Heaven (1933)
Sue Wells
Manhattan Tower (1932)
Miss Wood
Strange Justice (1932)

Cast (Special)

The Murdocks and the McClays (1970)
Bloomer Girl (1956)
Serena Applegate
The Fabulous Sycamores (1955)

Life Events


Film acting debut


Movie Clip

Cat And The Canary, The (1939) -- (Movie Clip) Psychology Of Fear Distant cousins Cicily (Nydia Westman) and actor Wally (Bob Hope) securing their ancestor's creepy bayou mansion, after learning that Joyce (Paulette Goddard), visited by the executor Crosby (George Zucco), got all his money, in the horror-comedy The Cat And The Canary, 1939.
Craig's Wife (1936) -- (Movie Clip) What's The Matter? In the original version of the better-known re-make (Harriet Craig, 1950), Harriet (Rosalind Russell) re-takes command of her house and servants Nydia Westman and Jane Darwell, after a trip out of town, in Craig's Wife, 1936.
Cat And Canary, The (1939) -- (Movie Clip) Psychology Of Fear Actor Wally (Bob Hope) and Cicily (Nydia Westman) are among the distant cousins securing their ancestor's spooky bayou mansion, after learning that Joyce (Paulette Goddard), visited by executor Crosby (George Zucco) was his sole heir, in the horror spoof The Cat And The Canary, 1939.
Cat And The Canary, The (1939) -- (Movie Clip) There Are Spirits All Around You Bob Hope as Wally joins fellow potential heirs at the spooky Louisiana mansion, George Zucco the lawyer, Gale Sondergaard the housekeeper, with Elizabeth Patterson, Nydia Westman, Douglass Montgomery and John Beal, then Paulette Goddard's entrance, in the horror-comedy The Cat And The Canary, 1939.
Cat And The Canary, The (1939) -- (Movie Clip) Is He A Dangerous Maniac? After the reading of their ancestor's will in his bayou home, Bob Hope as Wally, with Nydia Westman, George Zucco the lawyer, John Beal, Elizabeth Patterson, Paulette Goddard who got the money, Douglass Montgomery and John Wray, the guard bringing scary news, in the horror spoof The Cat And The Canary, 1939.
One Night Of Love (1934) -- (Movie Clip) Sempra Libera It never went so easy for Grace Moore in the Hollywood as it does here, as American Mary, her first scene having given up everything to study opera in Italy, charming her neighbors in Milan, still singing from La Traviata, in Moore's first movie hit, One Night Of Love, 1934.
Swinger, The -- (Movie Clip) Look Like a Woman Aunt Cora (Nydia Westman) advises Kelly (Ann-Margret) on fashion, leading to a specialty sequence shot at Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills in director George Sidney's The Swinger, 1966.


Theodore Westman
Actor, composer.
Lily Wren Westman
Actor, playwright.