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Barbara Bedford (I) (1903–1981)


Barbara Bedford was born on July 19, 1903 in Eastman, Wisconsin, USA as Violet Rose. She was an actress, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1920), Tumbleweeds (1925) and Mockery (1927). She was married to Terry Spencer, Alan Roscoe and Irvin Willat. She died on October 25, 1981 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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 1945 Girls of the Big House
Visitors Matron (uncredited)
 1945 The Clock
USO Manager (uncredited)
 1944 An American Romance
Hospitable Farm Woman (uncredited)
 1944 Meet the People
Ritz Patron (uncredited)
 1944 Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble
Dean's Secretary (uncredited)
 1943 Lost Angel
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1943 The Cross of Lorraine
Village Woman (uncredited)
 1943 Seeing Hands (Short)
Ben's Mother (uncredited)
 1943 Best Foot Forward
Chaperon at Dance (uncredited)
 1943 Du Barry Was a Lady
Ambrose's Wife (uncredited)
 1943 Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case
Secretary (uncredited)
 1943 Who's Superstitious? (Short)
Wife (uncredited)
 1943 Presenting Lily Mars
Assistant Boardinghouse Manager (uncredited)
 1943 Family Troubles (Short)
Mary Burston, Janet's mother
 1943 Slightly Dangerous
Customer (uncredited)
 1943 Assignment in Brittany
Surgical Nurse (uncredited)
 1943 The Human Comedy
Woman on Street (uncredited)
 1943 Benjamin Franklin, Jr. (Short)
Janet's mother
 1943 Brief Interval (Short)
Nurse (uncredited)
 1942 Inflation (Short)
Woman in Close-Out Sale Montage (uncredited)
 1942 Reunion in France
Mme. Vigouroux (uncredited)
 1942 Rover's Big Chance (Short)
Studio clerk
 1942 Mr. Blabbermouth! (Short)
Woman (uncredited)
 1942 Calling Dr. Gillespie
Carew's Secretary Bringing Postcard (uncredited)
 1942 Tortilla Flat
Nun (uncredited)
 1942 We Were Dancing
Tearful Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1942 Ship Ahoy
Mrs. Loring (uncredited)
 1942 The Lady or the Tiger? (Short)
Lady Behind Door in Arena (uncredited)
 1942 The Courtship of Andy Hardy
Elsa, Nesbit's Maid (uncredited)
 1942 Don't Talk (Short)
Beauty Shop Customer (uncredited)
 1942 Born to Sing
Woman at Accident Scene (uncredited)
 1942 Dr. Kildare's Victory
Dr. Carew's Secretary (uncredited)
 1942 Mr. and Mrs. North
Lucille, Mrs. Brent's Maid (uncredited)
 1942 The Vanishing Virginian
Mildred Simpson (uncredited)
 1942 Nazi Agent
Woman (uncredited)
 1941 Babes on Broadway
Mrs. Crainen, the Matron (uncredited)
 1941 Main Street on the March! (Short)
Nurse (uncredited)
 1941 Wedding Worries (Short)
Miss Douglas, the bride
 1941 Come Back, Miss Pipps (Short)
Angry parent (uncredited)
 1941 Honky Tonk
Salvation Army Woman (uncredited)
 1941 When Ladies Meet
Anna, Bridget's Maid (uncredited)
 1941 Whistling in the Dark
Cult Member / Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1941 Sucker List (Short)
Mr. Allen's Secretary (uncredited)
 1941 The Getaway
Dr. Glass' Maid (uncredited)
 1941 Coffins on Wheels (Short)
First Nurse, at Desk (uncredited)
 1941 Love Crazy
Renny's Secretary (uncredited)
 1941 The People vs. Dr. Kildare
Dr. Carew's Secretary (uncredited)
 1941 1-2-3 Go! (Short)
Ann, nurse
 1941 Men of Boys Town
Nun in Infirmary (uncredited)
 1941 Maisie Was a Lady
Nurse (uncredited)
 1941 Respect the Law (Short)
Johnson's Maid (uncredited)
 1940 Go West
Baby's Mother on Stagecoach (uncredited)
 1940 American Spoken Here (Short)
Corset Buyer (uncredited)
 1940 You, the People (Short)
Rooming House Diner (uncredited)
 1940 Little Nellie Kelly
Miss Wilson - Nurse with Baby (uncredited)
 1940 Third Finger, Left Hand
Woman at Railroad Station (uncredited)
 1940 Sky Murder
Grand's Maid (uncredited)
 1940 Good Bad Boys (Short)
Alfalfa's mother
 1940 Dr. Kildare Goes Home
Carew's Secretary (uncredited)
 1940 Boom Town
Nurse (uncredited)
 1940 Soak the Old (Short)
Bogus Pension Office Employee (uncredited)
 1940 I Love You Again
Miss Stingecombe - Larry's Secretary (uncredited)
 1940 Gold Rush Maisie
Mrs. Hartley (uncredited)
 1940 We Who Are Young
Hospital Phone Operator (uncredited)
 1940 A Way in the Wilderness (Short)
Sick Farmer's Wife (uncredited)
 1940 Women in Hiding (Short)
Miss Townsend, Head Nurse (uncredited)
 1940 Florian
Kingston's Secretary (uncredited)
 1940 Bubbling Troubles (Short)
Alfalfa's Mom
 1940 All About Hash (Short)
Martha, Alfalfa's mother
 1940 The Domineering Male (Short)
Party Hostess (uncredited)
 1940 Pound Foolish (Short)
Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)
 1940 Alfalfa's Double (Short)
Alfalfa's mother
 1940 That Inferior Feeling (Short)
Bride (uncredited)
 1940 The Earl of Chicago
Martha Jackson, Ramsey's Secretary (uncredited)
 1939 Miracle at Lourdes (Short)
Nurse (uncredited)
 1939 Bad Little Angel
Mrs. Dodd (scenes deleted)
 1939 Dancing Co-Ed
Secretary (voice, uncredited)
 1939 Think First (Short)
Saleslady (uncredited)
 1939 One Against the World (Short)
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1939 Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever
Miss Howard - Bank Secretary (uncredited)
 1939 On Borrowed Time
Mrs. James Northrup (uncredited)
 1939 Stronger Than Desire
Miss Watson - Flagg's Secretary (uncredited)
 1939 Angel of Mercy (Short)
Wife (uncredited)
 1939 Radio Hams (Short)
Mrs. Crane (uncredited)
 1939 Calling Dr. Kildare
Dr. Carew's Secretary (uncredited)
 1939 Broadway Serenade
Gracie (uncredited)
 1939 Sergeant Madden
Nurse (uncredited)
 1939 Within the Law
Sarah - Gilder's Secretary (uncredited)
 1939 Tiny Troubles (Short)
Alfalfa's mother
 1939 Four Girls in White
Nurse Behind Counter (uncredited)
 1939 Idiot's Delight
Nurse #1 (uncredited)
 1939 Burn 'Em Up O'Connor
Woman in Movie House (uncredited)
 1939 Alfalfa's Aunt (Short)
Martha Switzer
 1938 The Girl Downstairs
Anna (uncredited)
 1938 Football Romeo (Short)
Alfalfa's Mother
 1938 Men in Fright (Short)
Sonny's Mother
 1938 Young Dr. Kildare
Nurse (uncredited)
 1938 Nostradamus (Short)
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1938 Too Hot to Handle
MacArthur's Secretary (uncredited)
 1938 Boys Town
Catholic Nun (uncredited)
 1938 How to Read (Short)
Dental Patient (uncredited)
 1938 Rich Man, Poor Girl
Kate (uncredited)
 1938 The Chaser
Brandon's Secretary (uncredited)
 1938 Fast Company
MacMillen's Secretary (uncredited)
 1938 Woman Against Woman
Nurse Sherwood (uncredited)
 1938 The Toy Wife
Woman in Doctor's Office (uncredited)
 1938 Three Comrades
Rita - Singer Accompanied by Erich (uncredited)
 1938 Come Across (Short)
Bank Employee (uncredited)
 1938 That Mothers Might Live (Short)
Nun Reading Book (uncredited)
 1938 Miracle Money (Short)
Miss Grant / Mrs. Wilson
 1938 The First Hundred Years
Sadie (uncredited)
 1937 Navy Blue and Gold
Hospital Nurse (uncredited)
 1937 Big City
Woman Who Screams (uncredited)
 1937 Between Two Women
Sarah - Patricia's Maid (uncredited)
 1937 A Day at the Races
Secretary (uncredited)
 1937 It May Happen to You (Short)
Nurse (uncredited)
 1937 Song of Revolt (Short)
Peasant Woman (uncredited)
 1937 The Grand Bounce (Short)
Doctor's Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 Born to Dance
Hector's Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 The Public Pays (Short)
Markovitz's Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 Easy Money
Mrs. Turner
 1936 The Mine with the Iron Door
Secretary
 1936 Brilliant Marriage
Brenda
 1936 Ring Around the Moon
Carol Anderson
 1936 Tango
Carver, Enright & Burt Receptionist (uncredited)
 1936 Senor Jim
Mona Cartier
 1936 Three on a Limb (Short)
Addie
 1935 Forced Landing
Mrs. Margaret Byrd
 1935 Midnight Phantom
Kathleen Ryan
 1935 Three Kids and a Queen
Nurse (uncredited)
 1935 The Spanish Cape Mystery
Mrs. Munn
 1935 Condemned to Live
Martha Kristan
 1935 The Keeper of the Bees
Nurse
 1935 On Probation
Mable Gordon
 1935 Circumstantial Evidence
Mrs. Goodwin (uncredited)
 1934 Sons of Steel
Miss Peters
 1934 The World Accuses
Martha Rankin
 1934 A Girl of the Limberlost
Elvira Carney
 1934 Tomorrow's Youth
Miss Booth
 1933 Found Alive
Edith Roberts
 1932 The Death Kiss
Script Girl
 1932 Too Busy to Work
Molly Hardy (scenes deleted)
 1931 The Lady from Nowhere
Mollie Carter
 1931 Desert Vengeance
Anne Dixon
 1930 The Lash
Lupe
 1930 Tol'able David
Rose Kinemon
 1930 Sunny
Margaret
 1930 The Love Trader
Luane
 1929 Brothers
Doris LaRue
 1928 The Haunted House
Nancy
 1928 The Cavalier
Lucia D'Arquista
 1928 Bitter Sweets
Bett Kingston
 1928 The City of Purple Dreams
Esther Strom
 1928 Manhattan Knights
Margaret
 1928 Marry the Girl
Elinor
 1928 The Port of Missing Girls
Ruth King
 1928 The Broken Mask
Caricia
 1927 A Man's Past
Yvonne Fontaine
 1927 The Girl from Gay Paree
Mary Davis
 1927 Mockery
Countess Tatiana Alexandrova
 1927 Backstage
Julia Joyce
 1927 The Notorious Lady
Mary Marlowe / Mary Brownlee
 1927 Life of an Actress
Nora Dowen
 1926 Sunshine of Paradise Alley
Sunshine O'Day
 1926 Devil's Dice
Helen Paine
 1926 The Sporting Lover
Lady Gwendolyn
 1926 Old Loves and New
Marny
 1925 What Fools Men
Jenny McFarlan
 1925 Before Midnight
Helen Saldivar
 1925 The Talker
Barbara Farley
 1925 Percy
Imogene Chandler
 1925 The Mad Whirl
Margie Taylor
 1925 The Champion of Lost Causes
Beatrice Charles
 1924 The Whipping Boss
Grace Woodward
 1924 Women Who Give
Emily Swift
 1924 Pagan Passions
Shirley Dangerfield
 1923 The Acquittal
Edith Craig
 1923 The Tie That Binds
Mary Ellen Gray
 1923 Romance Land
Nan Harvess
 1922 Another Man's Shoes
Mercia Solano
 1922 Tom Mix in Arabia
Janice Terhune
 1922 The Power of Love
Maria Almeda
 1922 Alias Julius Caesar
Helen
 1922 Out of the Silent North
Marcette Vallois
 1922 Step on It!
Lorraine Leighton
 1922 Man Under Cover
Margaret Langdon
 1922 Arabian Love
Nadine Fortier
 1922 Winning with Wits
Mary Sudan / Mary Wyatt
 1922 Gleam O'Dawn
Nini
 1922 The Unfoldment
Martha Osborne
 1921 Cinderella of the Hills
Norris Gradley
 1921 The Face of the World
Thora
 1921 The Big Punch
Hope Standish
 1920 Deep Waters
Betty West
 1920 Down Home
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)
 1920 The Cradle of Courage
Nora
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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Brunette star of the 1920's, who came to Hollywood without any prior acting experience. Began in westerns and was at various times under contract with Fox and Goldwyn. Her rather husky voice was deemed as too much in contrast to her appearance. As a result, her status declined with the advent of sound. However, she did spent another one and a half decades gainfully employed in 'no name' bit parts. See more »

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Cancer

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