Appeared on Broadway in "The Women" (her Broadway debut).
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5 Print Biographies |
8 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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I was glamorous because of magicians like George J. Folsey
, James Wong Howe
, Oliver Marsh
, Ray June
, and all those other great cinematographers. I trusted those men and the other experts who made us beautiful. The rest of it I didn't give a damn about. I didn't fuss about my clothes, my lighting, or anything else, but, believe me, some of them did.
Was supposedly the favorite star of famed outlaw John Dillinger
. He came out of hiding to see Manhattan Melodrama
(1934), in which she starred, and was gunned down by police upon leaving the theater.
Later in her career, often cast as maternal, heroic characters
Queen of the Movies