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Betty Burgess (1917–2002)


Betty Burgess was born Elizabeth Burgess on February 15, 1917, in Los Angeles, California. She began taking singing and dancing lessons when she was a child. Betty appeared in local plays and worked on the radio. She enrolled in a dramatic school where she was discovered by a talent agent. In 1935 she beat out forty other actresses to land the ... See full bio »

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I Demand Payment
I Demand Payment Judith Avery
(1938)
Coronado
Coronado June Wray
(1935)
Tough to Handle
Tough to Handle Myra George
(1937)

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 1938 I Demand Payment
Judith Avery
 1937 Tough to Handle
Myra George
 1935 Coronado
June Wray
 1935 Pirate Party on Catalina Isle (Short)
Singer / Tap Dancer (uncredited)
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 1935 Coronado (performer: "You Took My Breath Away", "How Do I Rate with You?" - uncredited)
 1935 Pirate Party on Catalina Isle (Short) (performer: " (We're Gonna Have) Smooth Sailing" - uncredited)
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Great grand-mother of actress Carly Van Skaik. See more »

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Aquarius

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