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Dorothy Appleby (1906–1990)


This pretty, apple-cheeked brunette was in many supporting roles in many 1930s and 1940s films. She is best remembered as a supporting player in Columbia two-reel comedies, opposite such legends as the Three Stooges, Buster Keaton, Andy Clyde, and Harry Langdon. Dorothy made her stage debut at the tender age of just 2 ½, in East Lynne at the ... See full bio »

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Known For

In the Sweet Pie and Pie
(1941)
Loco Boy Makes Good
Loco Boy Makes Good Twitchell's Girl
(1942)
Jailbirds of Paradise
Jailbirds of Paradise Miss Deering - Prison Warder
(1934)
Pardon My Berth Marks
Pardon My Berth Marks Mary Christman
(1940)

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 1943 Pitchin' in the Kitchen (Short)
Dagmar Spiggott, the wife
 1942 Small Town Deb
Tim's dancing partner (uncredited)
 1942 What's the Matador? (Short)
O'Brien's Secretary
 1942 What Makes Lizzy Dizzy? (Short)
Aggie
 1942 Three Blonde Mice (Short)
Dorothy Smith
 1942 Loco Boy Makes Good (Short)
Twitchell's Girl
 1941 In the Sweet Pie and Pie (Short)
Tiska Jones
 1941 General Nuisance (Short)
Dorothy - Army Nurse
 1941 Manpower
Wilma
 1941 Yankee Doodle Andy (Short)
Nazi Agent
 1941 Black Eyes and Blues (Short)
Helen Potts Harmon
 1941 Yumpin' Yimminy! (Short)
Judge's Wife
 1941 So Long Mr. Chumps (Short)
Pomeroy's Girlfriend (uncredited)
 1940 His Ex Marks the Spot (Short)
His Wife
 1940 Cookoo Cavaliers (Short)
Rosita (uncredited)
 1940 A Bundle of Bliss (Short)
Jean, Baby's Mother
 1940 The Devil's Pipeline
Stewardess
 1940 The Spook Speaks (Short)
Newlywed Wife
 1940 From Nurse to Worse (Short)
Dr. Lerious' Receptionist (uncredited)
 1940 Gold Rush Maisie
Hatcheck Girl (uncredited)
 1940 The Taming of the Snood (Short)
Miss Wilson
 1940 The Doctor Takes a Wife
Woman in Book Store (uncredited)
 1940 Pardon My Berth Marks (Short)
Mary Christman
 1940 Rockin' Thru the Rockies (Short)
Tessie
 1940 Convicted Woman
Daisy
 1940 Nothing But Pleasure (Short)
Mrs. Plunkett
 1939 Andy Clyde Gets Spring Chicken (Short)
Girl Under Newspapers
 1939 The Women
Treatment Girl (uncredited)
 1939 When Tomorrow Comes
Waitress (uncredited)
 1939 The Flying Irishman
Maybelle - a Waitress (uncredited)
 1939 Stagecoach
Girl in Saloon (uncredited)
 1938 Making the Headlines
Claire Sandford
 1938 The Old Raid Mule (Short)
Andy's Daughter w / Straw Hat
 1937 Live, Love and Learn
Lou - Bob's Model (uncredited)
 1937 Small Town Boy
Sandra French
 1937 Fit for a King
Waitress (uncredited)
 1937 Make a Wish
Telephone Girl
 1937 Sea Racketeers
Dancer (uncredited)
 1937 Paradise Express
Kay Carson
 1936 North of Nome
Ruby
 1936 Lady of Secrets
Erma (uncredited)
 1936 Riffraff
Gertie
 1935 Let 'em Have It
Lola
 1935 Charlie Chan in Paris
Nardi
 1934 Fate's Fathead (Short)
Dorothy Chase
 1934 You Said a Hatful! (Short)
Dorothy Anderson
 1934 Two Heads on a Pillow
Mitzie LaVerne
 1934 I Give My Love
Alice Henley
 1934 School for Girls
Florence Burns
 1934 Jailbirds of Paradise (Short)
Miss Deering - Prison Warder
 1934 As the Earth Turns
Doris
 1933 King of the Wild Horses
Napeeta
 1933 The Prizefighter and the Lady
Woman in Bar (uncredited)
 1933 Trick for Trick
Maisie Henry
 1931 Under Eighteen
Elsie
 1928 Square Crooks
Kay Ellison
 1927 New York
Young girl (uncredited)
 1927 Paradise for Two
Young girl (uncredited)
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