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Whitney Bourne (1914–1988)

Whitney Bourne was born on May 6, 1914 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Crime Without Passion (1934), The Mad Miss Manton (1938) and Flight from Glory (1937). She died on December 24, 1988 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Crime Without Passion
Crime Without Passion Katy Costello
The Mad Miss Manton
Flight from Glory
Flight from Glory Lee Wilson
Living on Love
Living on Love Mary Wilson


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 1939 Beauty for the Asking
Peggy Ponsby
 1938 The Mad Miss Manton
Pat James
 1938 Double Danger
Miss Carolyn Martin
 1937 Flight from Glory
Lee Wilson
 1937 Head Over Heels in Love
Norma Langtry (as Helen Whitney Bourne)
 1936 The Prisoner of Shark Island (uncredited)
 1935 Once in a Blue Moon

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Stage Play: Case of Clyde Griffiths. Drama. Written by Erwin Piscator and Lena Goldschmidt. Based on the book "The American Tragedy" by Theodore Dreiser. Scenic Design by Watson Barratt. Directed by Lee Strasberg. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 13 Mar 1936- Mar 1936 (closing date unknown/19 performances). Cast: Luther Adler (as "Doctor"), ... See more »

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Helen Whitney Bourne

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Seductive starlet of the 1930's, from New York high society. Named in 1933 as one of the best dressed women in the U.S.. A noted socialite, skier, golfer and tennis player, she seemed to just dabble in films, but had a couple of glamorous leads in minor efforts like "Double Danger" and "Blind Alibi", before regressing to supporting roles.

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