Appeared in "A Month in the Country" on Broadway.
6 Biographical Movies |
20 Print Biographies |
16 Portrayals |
20 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
79 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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[on selecting Virginia Weidler
to play her sister in The Philadelphia Story
(1940)] We got lucky again with the girl-this time little Virginia Weidler, who had me in stitches. She was so terrifyingly funny I truly had a difficult time doing scenes with her. Honestly, I couldn't look at her, she was so funny.
Was a close friend of actor Peter O'Toole
, and it is commonly believed that his daughter, Kate O'Toole
, was named after her. However, 'Siân Phillips' stated in her autobiography that their daughter was named after the title character in Shakespeare's 'Taming of the Shrew', inspired by the line 'Kate, Kate, the prettiest Kate in Christendom'.
Her strong outspoken personality