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Willa Pearl Curtis (1896–1970)

Willa Pearl Curtis was born on March 21, 1896 in Texas, USA. She was an actress, known for Native Son (1951), Second Chorus (1940) and The Wages of Sin (1938). She died on December 19, 1970 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Native Son
Native Son Mrs. Hannah Thomas
(1951)
Second Chorus
Second Chorus Scrubwoman
(1940)
The Wages of Sin
The Wages of Sin Bordello Maid
(1938)
Mom and Dad
Mom and Dad Junella
(1945)

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 1964 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Clemsie
- Those Who Stay Behind (1964) ... Clemsie (uncredited)
 1964 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Amanda Carter
- Keep Out of Reach of Adults (1964) ... Amanda Carter
 1963 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
Katie (credited as Hassie)
- The Lonely Hours (1963) ... Katie (credited as Hassie)
 1963 Wide Country (TV Series)
Maid
- To Cindy, with Love (1963) ... Maid
 1957 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
Scrub Woman
- The General's Disgrace (1957) ... Scrub Woman
 1956 The Rack
Mother (uncredited)
 1955 Queen Bee
Miss George (uncredited)
 1955 Stories of the Century (TV Series)
Sarah
- Milt Sharp (1955) ... Sarah
 1955 The Prodigal
Nubian Woman (uncredited)
 1955 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
Aunt Cassie
- The Wild Bunch (1955) ... Aunt Cassie
 1951-1955 The Amos 'n Andy Show (TV Series)
Nurse Nelson / Theatergoer / Miss Barker / ...
- Father by Proxy (1955) ... Nurse Nelson (uncredited)
- The Lodge Brothers Complain (1953) ... Theatergoer
- Andy Falls in Love with an Actress (1953) ... Miss Barker
- Seeing Is Believing (1953) ... Cynthia (uncredited)
- The Winslow Woman (1951) ... Mrs. Elizabeth Winslow (uncredited)
 1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Sarah Mae
- Man of the Comstock (1953) ... Sarah Mae (uncredited)
 1953 The Life of Riley (TV Series)
Marie
- Riley, the Animal Lover (1953) ... Marie
 1953 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Rebbie
- Land of the Free (1953) ... Rebbie (as Willa Curtis)
 1953 Bright Road
Mrs. Young (uncredited)
 1953 The Sun Shines Bright
Washerwoman (uncredited)
 1953 Oiltown, U.S.A.
Sally
 1952 Lydia Bailey
Refugee (uncredited)
 1951 Native Son
Mrs. Hannah Thomas
 1951 The Mating Season
Conger's Maid (uncredited)
 1949 The Lawton Story
Willa Pearl
 1948 The Pirate
Black Maid (uncredited)
 1947 Unconquered
Mammy (uncredited)
 1947 Variety Girl
Sister Jenkins (uncredited)
 1946 Rendezvous with Annie
Nurse (uncredited)
 1946 Mr. Noisy (Short)
Baseball Spectator with Baby (uncredited)
 1945 The Lost Weekend
Mrs. Wertheim's Assistant (uncredited)
 1945 The Valley of Decision
Maid (uncredited)
 1945 Mom and Dad
Junella
 1944 Pick a Peck of Plumbers (Short)
Vanillia--Cook (uncredited)
 1944 Tale of a Dog (Short)
Buckwheat's mother (uncredited)
 1943 Benjamin Franklin, Jr. (Short)
Buckwheat's Mother (uncredited)
 1942 Unexpected Riches (Short)
Big Shot's mother
 1941 Sunny
Woman at Chicken Shack (uncredited)
 1941 Let's Make Music
Carolyn, Malvina's Maid at the Show (uncredited)
 1940 Second Chorus
Scrubwoman
 1940 Cold Turkey (Short)
Mother (uncredited)
 1938 The Wages of Sin
Bordello Maid (as Willa Curtis)
 1938 The Toy Wife
Marguerite - a Black Servant (uncredited)
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