Performed on Broadway in the following production:
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Right after he [Lon Chaney Jr.
] and I had finished Son of Dracula
(1943), I think, the studio invited the major magazines to a dinner party on the lot to meet all the horror stars. Everybody was there - Boris Karloff
, Bela Lugosi
and George Zucco
. Lon, seated near my husband and me, proceeded to direct a number of rude, uncalled-for remarks toward Dick. Being a gentleman, Dick ignored them. Until...
Was the only actress to appear in a wolf man film, Dracula, and Frankenstein film. She played Gwen Conliffe in The Wolf Man
(1941), in Son of Dracula
(1943) she played Claire Caldwell and she appeared in The Ghost of Frankenstein
(1942) as Elsa Frankenstein. Each of these roles was opposite Lon Chaney Jr.
who played the monsters which terrorized Ankers.