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Phyllis Fraser (1916–2006)

Phyllis Fraser was born on April 13, 1916 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Helen Brown Nichols. She was an actress, known for Winds of the Wasteland (1936), Tough to Handle (1937) and Father Knows Best (1935). She was married to Robert F. Wagner and Bennett Cerf. She died on November 24, 2006 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Winds of the Wasteland
Winds of the Wasteland Barbara Forsythe
Tough to Handle
Tough to Handle Gloria Sanford
Father Knows Best
Father Knows Best Aggressive Girl Friend
Bring 'Em Back a Lie


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 1941 For Beauty's Sake
 1939 Everybody's Baby
Millie (uncredited)
 1938 Five of a Kind
Theater Cashier (uncredited)
 1938/II Keep Smiling
Secretary (uncredited)
 1938 Vivacious Lady
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1938 Change of Heart
Stenographer (uncredited)
 1937 Tough to Handle
Gloria Sanford
 1936 Star for a Night
Flapper (uncredited)
 1936 Educating Father
Girl in Drugstore (uncredited)
 1936 The Harvester
 1935 Fighting Youth
Dodo Gates
 1935 Bring 'Em Back a Lie (Short)
 1935 His Last Fling (Short)
 1935 The Black Room
A Bridesmaid (uncredited)
 1935 Father Knows Best (Short)
Aggressive Girl Friend
 1933 Lucky Devils
 1933 No Other Woman (uncredited)
 1932 The Sport Parade
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1932 Thirteen Women
Twelfth Woman (scenes deleted)
 1932 The Age of Consent
Student (uncredited)
 1931 The Big Shot
Minor Role (uncredited)
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Phyllis Cerf


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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