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Katharine Cornell (1893–1974)

Katharine Cornell was born on February 16, 1893 in Berlin, Germany. She is known for her work on Stage Door Canteen (1943), The Unconquered (1954) and There Shall Be No Night (1957). She was married to Guthrie McClintic. She died on June 9, 1974 in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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 1957 There Shall Be No Night (TV Movie)
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 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Katherine Cornell
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 1940 No Time for Comedy (producer: stage play)
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 1954 The Unconquered (Documentary)
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Stage Play: Lovers and Friends. Written by Dodie Smith. Music arranged and orchestrated by Alexander Haas. Directed by Guthrie McClintic. Plymouth Theatre: 29 Nov 1943- 22 Apr 1944 (168 performances). Cast: Katharine Cornell (as "Stella"), Raymond Massey (as "Rodney Boswell"), Anne Burr, Henry Daniell (as "Edmund Alexander"), Carol Goodner... See more »

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If not for [husband] Guthrie [McClintic], I think I would have continued just drifting. He wanted to be an actor and my career was a sublimation of his desire, because he could pour his talents through me and that was a great advantage to me. I continued in the theater buoyed up mostly by his enthusiasm for it. He was one of those people who fascinated you always. You were never bored; sometimes ... See more »

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Won Broadway's 1948 Tony Award as Best Actress (Dramatic) for a revival of Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra" - an award shared with Judith Anderson for "Medea" and Jessica Tandy for "A Streetcar Named Desire". See more »

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