Appeared (as "Miss Finney") in "We've Got to Have Money" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Edward Laska
. Directed by Bertram Harrison
. Playhouse Theatre: 20 Aug 1923-Oct 1923 (closing date unknown/56 performances). Cast: Manuel A. Alexander, Robert Ames, Jerome Cowan
(as "Toney Platt"), R.M. D'Angelo, Alex Derman, Leo Donnelly
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[in 1925] I have never in all my days had a pie thrown at me, and that in itself is a distinction few actors in old comedies can claim.
Although she and John Bunny
made more than 250 comedy shorts together for Vitagraph, studio chief Albert E. Smith
recalled that "they cordially hated each other".
Extrodinarily tall and skinny for a woman of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, accentuated by an elongated face and a long "swan" neck. Her unusual physique was often juxtaposed with shorter, fatter co-stars like John Bunny.