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Dorothy Burgess (1905–1961)


Dorothy Burgess was born on March 4, 1905 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for In Old Arizona (1928), Hold Your Man (1933) and Ladies They Talk About (1933). She died on August 20, 1961 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles. See full bio »

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Known For

In Old Arizona
In Old Arizona Tonia Maria
(1928)
Hold Your Man
(1933)
Black Moon
Black Moon Juanita Perez Lane
(1934)

Filmography

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 1943 The West Side Kid
Toodles
 1943 Girls in Chains
Mrs. Peters
 1943 Man of Courage
Sally Dickson
 1942 Lone Star Ranger
Trixie
 1942 Lady for a Night
Flo
 1941 Cadet Girl
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1940 I Want a Divorce
'Peppy' Gilman
 1940 The Lady in Question
Antoinette (uncredited)
 1935 Manhattan Butterfly
Another Singer
 1935 Village Tale
Lulu Stevenson
 1934 Gambling
Dorothy Kane
 1934 Friends of Mr. Sweeney
Millie Seagrove
 1934 Hat, Coat, and Glove
Ann Brewster
 1934 The Circus Clown
Babe
 1934 Affairs of a Gentleman
Nan Fitzgerald
 1934 A Modern Hero
Hazel Flint Radier
 1934 Fashions of 1934
Glenda
 1933 From Headquarters
Dolly White
 1933 Night Flight
Pellerin's Girlfriend
 1933 Ladies Must Love
Peggy Burns
 1933 Headline Shooter
Ruby - Burnett's Moll
 1933 The Important Witness
Ruth Dana
 1933 I Love That Man
Ethel aka Giggles
 1933 It's Great to Be Alive
Al Moran
 1933 Easy Millions
 1933 Hold Your Man
Gypsy
 1933 Rusty Rides Alone
Mona Quillan
 1933 Strictly Personal
Bessie
 1933 What Price Decency
Norma
 1933 Ladies They Talk About
Susie
 1933 On Your Guard
'Sissy' Shannon
 1932 Malay Nights
Eve Blake
 1932 Out of Singapore
Concha Renaldo
 1932 The Stoker
Margarita Valdez
 1932 Play-Girl
Edna
 1931 Oh! Oh! Cleopatra (Short)
Cleopatra
 1930 Swing High
Trixie
 1929 A Song of Kentucky
Nancy Morgan
 1929 Pleasure Crazed
Alma Dean
 1929 Protection
Myrtle Hines
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Other Works:

Synthetic Sin (1927). Written by Frederic Hatton and Fanny Hatton. Directed by Franklyn Underwood. 49th Street Theatre: 10 Oct 1927- Oct 1927 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Peggy Allenby, Claude E. Archer, Alan Birmingham (as "Don Sharon"), Dorothy Burgess (as "Betty Fairfax"), Edward Butler, Harold Chase, Deen ... See more »

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5' 3½" (1.61 m)
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Graduate of Mrs.Dow's School of Acting in New York. Began as a specialty dancer in 'Music Box Revue', then performed in stock companies in Rochester, New York. On stage from 1924 with 'Dancing Mothers' and 'Quarantine', playing leads by 1927 in plays like 'Bye, Bye Bonnie'. Returned to the stage after her film career faltered in the mid-30', starring as 'Lulu Belle' in Los Angeles and co-starring... See more »

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