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Florence Eldridge (1901–1988)


Versatile character actress Florence Eldridge seemed often better served by the stage than by her roles in motion pictures. On the boards from the age of seventeen as a chorine in "Rock-a-Bye Baby" in 1918, she acted with touring companies and on Broadway and soon found herself playing leading parts. The Brooklyn-born was bitten by the acting bug ... See full bio »

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Known For

Inherit the Wind
Inherit the Wind Sarah Brady
(1960)
Mary of Scotland
Mary of Scotland Elizabeth Tudor
(1936)
The Divorcee
The Divorcee Helen
(1930)
Les Misérables
Les Misérables Fantine
(1935)

Filmography

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 1978 First, You Cry (TV Movie)
Mrs. Rollin
 1951-1952 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Emma / Bess
- Ferry Crisis at Friday Point (1952) ... Emma
- The Speech (1951) ... Bess
 1948 An Act of Murder
Catherine Cooke
 1948 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Nanine
- Camille (1948) ... Nanine
 1934 A Modern Hero
Leah Ernst
 1933 The Story of Temple Drake
Ruby Lemarr
 1933 Dangerously Yours
Jo Horton
 1933 The Great Jasper
Jenny Horn
 1932 Thirteen Women
Grace Coombs
 1930 The Matrimonial Bed
Juliet Corton
 1930 The Divorcee
Helen
 1929 Charming Sinners
Helen Carr
 1929 The Studio Murder Mystery
Blanche Hardell
 1929 The Eligible Mr. Bangs (Short)
Lucille Morgan
 1923 Six Cylinder Love
Marilyn Sterling
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Days to Come. Written by Lillian Hellman. Scenic Design by Aline Bernstein. Directed by Herman Shumlin. Vanderbilt Theatre: 15 Dec 1936- unknown (7 performances). Cast: Frieda Altman (as "Cora Rodman"), Jack Carr (as "Mossie Dowel"), Charles Dingle (as "Sam Wilkie"), Florence Eldridge (as "Julie Rodman"), Thomas Fisher (as "Joe... See more »

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Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Trivia:

She and her husband Fredric March adopted two children: a daughter, Penelope March (b.1932), and a son, Anthony March (b.1934). See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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