Mabel, a 'Fancy Woman'
Satellite (1935). Farce. Written by Kerry Shaw and Joseph Mitchell. Scenic Design by A.W. Street. Directed by John Cameron. Bijou Theatre: 20 Nov 1935 (1 performance). Cast: Carlyle Bennett, Noel Francis
(as "May Manning") [final Broadway role], Bernard Gorcey
(as "Max Goldblatz"), Samuel Pokrass, Mme. Poo, Charlotte Reynolds, ...
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Supporting actress, who grew up in Dallas, Texas, and was educated at Columbia University. First big splash on Broadway in the 1925 'Ziegfeld Follies', also good in 'Rio Rita' (1927-1928,with Wheeler and Woolsey) as Katie Bean. Screen debut in 'Fox Movietone Follies' (1930), but had her best roles as tough, wisecracking blonde in Warner Brothers gangster movies, opposite stars like James Cagney