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Phyllis Crane (1914–1982)

Phyllis Crane was born on August 7, 1914 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada as Phyllis Francis. She was an actress, known for Three Little Pigskins (1934), Hot -- And How! (1930) and Purely Circumstantial (1929). She died on October 12, 1982 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Three Little Pigskins
Hot -- And How!
Hot -- And How! Actress
Purely Circumstantial
Ay Tank Ay Go
Ay Tank Ay Go Mary Lou Beagle


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 1937 Doctor Cupid (Short)
 1937 Nobody's Baby
Student Nurse (uncredited)
 1937 Breezing Home
Guest (uncredited)
 1936 Ay Tank Ay Go (Short)
Mary Lou Beagle
 1936 Mister Cinderella
Gossiping Woman (uncredited)
 1936 Two in a Crowd
Moll (uncredited)
 1936 My Man Godfrey
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1936 A Pain in the Pullman (Short)
Girl Curly Kisses (uncredited)
 1936 Below the Deadline
Miss Jennings
 1936 F-Man
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1936 Midnight Blunders (Short)
Miss Millstone (uncredited)
 1936 Grand Slam Opera (Short)
Girl with Towels (uncredited)
 1936 August Week End
Receptionist at Switchboard (uncredited)
 1936 The Bridge of Sighs
Peggy Watts (uncredited)
 1936 Ants in the Pantry (Short)
Debutante with Mouse (uncredited)
 1936 Three on a Limb (Short)
Dot (Molly's car-hop friend)
 1935 Hot Paprika (Short)
Andy's sympathetic Co-Worker
 1935 Splendor
First Girl (uncredited)
 1935 Hoi Polloi (Short)
Nichols' Daughter (uncredited)
 1935 Every Night at Eight
Phone Operator (uncredited)
 1935 The Captain Hits the Ceiling (Short)
 1935 The Girl Who Came Back (uncredited)
 1935 Stage Frights (Short)
 1935 Murder in the Fleet
Woman Trying to Leave Ship (uncredited)
 1935 Alias Mary Dow
Maid (uncredited)
 1935 Uncivil Warriors (Short)
Miss Judith Buttz (uncredited)
 1935 Old Sawbones (Short)
Nurse in final scene
 1935 Circumstantial Evidence
A Dumb Dame (uncredited)
 1935 Pop Goes the Easel (Short)
Model in Tights (uncredited)
 1935 Night Life of the Gods
Bit Woman (uncredited)
 1935 I'm a Father (Short)
Admitting Nurse
 1934 Broadway Bill (uncredited)
 1934 Men of the Night
Woman (uncredited)
 1934 Men in Black (Short)
Anna Conda (uncredited)
 1934 Young and Beautiful
Telegraph Clerk (uncredited)
 1934 Blind Date
Girl in Box (uncredited)
 1932 It's a Cinch (Short)
 1932 Young Bride
The Taxi Dancer
 1932 Keep Laughing (Short)
 1931 Possessed
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1931 The Lure of Hollywood (Short)
 1931 Aloha
 1931 Crashing Hollywood (Short)
 1931 Ten Cents a Dance
 1931 Three Hollywood Girls (Short)
 1930 Hold the Baby (Short)
 1930 College Lovers
Josephine Crane
 1930 Hello, Baby (Short)
 1930 The Girl Said No
Alma Ward
 1930 Hot -- And How! (Short)
 1929 Purely Circumstantial (Short)
 1929 The Forward Pass
 1929 So This Is College
 1929 Ticklish Business (Short)
 1929 Why Be Good?
Salesgirl (uncredited)
 1929 Stolen Kisses
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Other Works:

Vaudeville (at age 7) and Stage.


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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Brunette Canadian-born actress in films with Columbia from 1934, often in small roles as ingénues or chorus girls. Best known as a regular foil in Three Stooges comedies.

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