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Betsy Drake (1923–2015)

Betsy Drake was born on September 11, 1923 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France as Betsy Gordon Drake. She was an actress and writer, known for Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), Room for One More (1952) and The Second Woman (1950). She was married to Cary Grant. She died on October 27, 2015 in London. See full bio »


(age 92) in London

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 1959 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Lucy Fremont
- The Spurs (1959) ... Lucy Fremont
 1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- A Question of Romance (1958) ... Ellie
 1958 Next to No Time
Georgie Brant
 1958 Intent to Kill
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
 1957 Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
Jenny Wells
 1952 Room for One More
Anna Perrott Rose
 1950 Pretty Baby
Patsy Douglas
 1950 The Second Woman
Ellen Foster
 1949 Dancing in the Dark
Julie Clarke
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 1958 Houseboat (screenplay - uncredited)
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 1949 Dancing in the Dark (performer: "Dancing in the Dark", "Something to Remember You By", "New Sun in the Sky", "I Love Louisa" - uncredited)
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 2004 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (acknowledgment - 1 episode)
- Cary Grant: A Class Apart (2004) ... (acknowledgment: archival materials)
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 2004 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- Cary Grant: A Class Apart (2004) ... Herself
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 1993 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Grant's Third Wife
- Cary Grant: Hollywood's Leading Man (1993) ... Herself - Grant's Third Wife

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Other Works:

(1/51-6/51) Radio: Starred in the NBC radio network series "Mr. and Mrs. Blandings" with husband Cary Grant. See more »

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1 Article | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Drake met Cary Grant in August 1949 travelling aboard the Queen Mary on a trip back to the U.S. from England. See more »

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