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Renée Adorée (1898–1933)


Renee Adoree was born Jeanne de la Fontein in Lille in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, on September 30, 1898. She had what one could call a normal childhood. Her background is, perhaps, one of the most difficult to find information on any actress in existence. What we do know that her interest in acting surfaced during her teen years with minor stage ... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1930 Call of the Flesh
Lola
 1930 Redemption
Masha
 1929 The Pagan
Madge
 1928 The Spieler
Cleo d'Alzelle
 1928 The Mating Call
Catharine
 1928 Forbidden Hours
Marie de Floriet
 1928 A Certain Young Man
Henriette
 1927 On Ze Boulevard
Musette
 1927 Mr. Wu
Nang Ping
 1927 Heaven on Earth
Marcelle
 1927 The Show
Salome
 1926 The Flaming Forest
Jeanne-Marie
 1926/II Blarney
Peggy Nolan
 1926 Tin Gods
Carita
 1926 Exquisite Sinner
Silda - a gypsy maid
 1926 The Blackbird
Fifi Lorraine
 1925 The Big Parade
Melisande (as Renee Adoree)
 1925 Exchange of Wives
Elise Moran
 1925 Parisian Nights
Marie
 1925 Man and Maid
Suzette
 1925 Excuse Me
Francine
 1924 The Bandolero
Petra
 1924 Defying the Law
Lucia Brescia
 1924 A Man's Mate
Wildcat
 1924 Women Who Give
Becky Keeler
 1923 The Eternal Struggle
Andrée Grange
 1923 The Six-Fifty
Hester Taylor
 1922 Daydreams (Short)
The Girl (as Renee Adoree)
 1922 Mixed Faces
Mary Allen Sayre
 1922 Monte Cristo
Eugénie Danglars, her daughter
 1922 Honor First
Moira Serern
 1922 West of Chicago
Della Moore
 1921 Made in Heaven
Miss Lowry
 1920 The Strongest
Claudia
 1918 500 Pounds Reward
Irene
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Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Renee Adoree | Renee La Fonte

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on her early circus life] There were so many children with the circus the management installed a teacher, and there were regular school hours, with rigid discipline. When a long move made us forego a day's lessons, we had a double study the next day.

Trivia:

During the filming of Back to God's Country (1927), the cast was snowbound for a month in the Sierra Nevada Mountaions. According to Adoree's career article in "Films in Review" by Roi A. Uselton, on February 24, 1927, at a dinner celebrating the rescue of the film's company, Kathleen O'Connor accused her husband, director Lynn Reynolds of a liaison with Adoree. After the accusation he struck his... See more »

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