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Lucile Gleason (1888–1947)

Lucile Gleason was born on February 6, 1888 in Pasadena, California, USA as Lucile Webster. She is known for her work on The Clock (1945), Woman Unafraid (1934) and She's in the Army (1942). She was married to James Gleason. She died on May 18, 1947 in Brentwood, California. See full bio »

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Known For

The Clock
The Clock Mrs. Al Henry
Woman Unafraid
Woman Unafraid Augusta Winthrop
She's in the Army
She's in the Army Sgt. Hannah Walters
Red Lights Ahead
Red Lights Ahead Molly 'Ma' Wallace


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 1945 Don't Fence Me In
Mrs. Prentiss (as Lucille Gleason)
 1944 Take It Big
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Lucille Gleason (as Lucille Gleason)
 1942 She's in the Army
Sgt. Hannah Walters
 1941 The Gay Falcon
Vera Gardner
 1940 Lucky Partners
Ethel's Mother
 1938 The Beloved Brat
Miss Brewster (as Lucille Gleason)
 1938 The Nurse from Brooklyn
'Ma' Hutchins
 1937 First Lady
Mrs. Ives (as Lucille Gleason)
 1937 Navy Blues
Aunt Beulah (as Lucille Gleason)
 1936 Red Lights Ahead
Molly 'Ma' Wallace (as Lucille Gleason)
 1936 Rhythm on the Range
Penelope Ryland (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
 1936 The Ex-Mrs. Bradford
Mrs. Hutchins
 1936 Klondike Annie
Big Tess (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
 1934 Woman Unafraid
Augusta Winthrop
 1934 Beloved
The Duchess
 1933 Love, Honor and Oh Baby!
Flo Bowen
 1933 The Solitaire Man
Mrs. Peabody (as Lucille Gleason)
 1933 Don't Bet on Love
Mrs. Gilbert
 1932 A Hockey Hick (Short)
 1932 Always Kickin' (Short)
 1932 Off His Base (Short)
Mrs. Smith nee Minor (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
 1932 Girl of the Rio
Matron (as Lucille Gleason)
 1931 Nice Women
Mrs. Girard (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
 1931 Girls About Town
Mrs. Benjamin Thomas (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
 1931 The Pagan Lady
Nellie (as Lucille Gleason)
 1930 Don't Believe It (Short)
 1929 The Shannons of Broadway
Emma Shannon (as Lucille Webster Gleason)
 1929 Fairways and Foul (Short)
 1929 The Garden of Eatin' (Short) (as Lucile Webster)
 1929 Meet the Missus (Short)
The Wife (as Lucile Webster Gleason)
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Alternate Names:

Lucile Webster Gleason | Lucille Webster Gleason | Lucille Gleason | Lucile Webster


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Character actress, on stage from her early teens with the William Gleason stock company of Oakland, California. On screen from 1929, usually in hard-bitten or crabby roles. Often cast alongside her husband, the actor James Gleason. See more »

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