Nydia Westman


Actor

Biography

Filmography

 

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)
Dressmaker
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)
Secretary
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)
Cicily
When Tomorrow Comes (1939)
Lulu
The Goldwyn Follies (1938)
Ada
Bulldog Drummond's Peril (1938)
Gwen Longworth
Bulldog Drummond's Revenge (1938)
Gwen Longworth
The First Hundred Years (1938)
Midge
When Love Is Young (1937)
"Dotty" Leonard
The Invisible Ray (1936)
Briggs, maid
Craig's Wife (1936)
Mazie
Pennies From Heaven (1936)
Slavey
Three Live Ghosts (1936)
Peggy Woofers
Rose Bowl (1936)
Susie Reynolds
The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)
Maybelle
Captain Hurricane (1935)
Gertie
A Feather in Her Hat (1935)
Emily Judson
Dressed to Thrill (1935)
Anne Trepied
One Night of Love (1934)
Muriel
Sweet Adeline (1934)
Nellie [Schmidt]
The Trumpet Blows (1934)
Carmela Ramirez
Two Alone (1934)
Corie [Slag]
Success at Any Price (1934)
Dinah
Manhattan Love Song (1934)
Annette
Ladies Should Listen (1934)
Susi Flamberg
Cradle Song (1933)
Sagrario
The Way to Love (1933)
Annette
Bondage (1933)
Irma
King of the Jungle (1933)
Sue
Little Women (1933)
Mamie
From Hell to Heaven (1933)
Sue Wells
Manhattan Tower (1932)
Miss Wood
Strange Justice (1932)
Gwen

Cast (Special)

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

Life Events

1932

Film acting debut

Videos

Movie Clip

Cat And The Canary, The (1939) - 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) - 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) - 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) - 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) - 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) - 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 - 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.

Family

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

Bibliography