Blanchette Dumond, aka Madame Lefresne
(as Theodosia Goodman)
Active on Broadway in the following productions:
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
44 Articles |
7 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Theo DeCoppet | Theodosia Goodman
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
[on husband Charles Brabin
] His mental brilliance was not the first attractive quality I noticed about him. It was the way he walked. Like an Indian, or, as if he wore seven-league boots. He stalked in and in two strides crossed the room. It still fascinates me to sit and watch him approach me.
Hoping to break out of her vamp typecast, Bara made the film Kathleen Mavourneen
(1919) in a Mary Pickford styled role. The film flopped and mutually tired of each other she and Fox both agreed not to renew her contract. After leaving Fox in 1919, she made only one feature The Unchastened Woman
(1925). She retired in 1926 after making only one more film, the short comedy Madame Mystery
Often played the role of a sexy, foul temptress whose beauty and dangerous allure led good-hearted men to their doom.