Ladies in Retirement (1940). Drama. Written by Reginald Denham
and Edward Percy
. Directed by Reginald Denham
. Henry Miller's Theatre: 26 Mar 1940- 3 Aug 1940 (151 performances). Cast: Evelyn Ankers
(as "Lucy Gilham"), Florence Edney
(as "Sister Theresa"), Isobel Elsom
(as "Leonora Fiske")...
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
Right after he [Lon Chaney Jr.
] and I had finished
Son of Dracula
, 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...
Despite the numerous times she worked with Lon Chaney Jr.
the two reportedly had a strong disliking for each other. Often Chaney would scare Ankers and because of this she referred to him as "a brute with bad breath".
Gorgeous formfitting dresses
"Queen of the Screamers"