No photo available. Represent Nell Emerald? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 1,423,024 this week

Nell Emerald (1882–1969)

The beautiful English actress Nell Emerald born Nellie O'Shea in England in the early 1890's. became popular in musical comedy and pantomimes, such as 'Aladdin' at the Grand Theatre in Leeds in 1907. The wonderful dark haired star appeared in many drama and crime movies, making her film debut in the title role of 'Mercia the Flower Girl' ... See full bio »

Most Decorated Oscar Films of All Time

While it's an honor just to be nominated, some movies have hauled away an armload of statues on Oscar night. See our gallery of films that earned four or more Academy Awards.

View the gallery

"Style Code Live"

Join us on "Style Code Live" daily to connect, shop and chat live with fashion designers, beauty experts and celebrities! Discover today's best beauty hacks and the top style secrets!

Watch the show

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Nell Emerald's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

A Bold Adventuress
A Bold Adventuress Clara Blythe
Flying from Justice
Flying from Justice Mildred Parkes
Stranger Than Fiction
Stranger Than Fiction Mrs. Denton


Jump to: Actress | Producer | Writer
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (19 credits)
 1940 Dr. O'Dowd (uncredited)
 1938 Everything Happens to Me
 1938 Chinatown Nights
Mrs. Higgins
 1930 Stranger Than Fiction (Short)
Mrs. Denton
 1927 The King's Highway
Lizzie Lob
 1925 A Girl of London
 1925 The Gold Cure
Nora Flanegan
 1924 Chester Forgets Himself (Short)
Mrs. Blackeney
 1923 Rogues of the Turf
 1922 Fires of Innocence
Lydia Blackburn
 1922 The Lilac Sunbonnet
Meg Kissock
 1921 A Lowland Cinderella
 1919 Sweet and Twenty
 1915 The Ear-Ring (Short)
Mrs. Trevor
 1915 A Bold Adventuress
Clara Blythe
 1913 Flying from Justice (Short)
Mildred Parkes
 1913 The Grip of Iron (Short)
Cora Jagon
 1913 Mercia the Flower Girl (Short)
Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | See more »

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page