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Jetta Goudal (1891–1985)


Although Dutch-born silent screen femme fatale Jetta Goudal (pronounced Zhett-eh Goo-doll) may be pretty much forgotten today, she was, in her glorious Hollywood heyday, a star rivaling that of Gloria Swanson and fellow vamps Barbara La Marr and Nita Naldi. The daughter of a Jewish orthodox diamond cutter in Amsterdam, she began her career on ... See full bio »

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How much of Jetta Goudal's work have you seen?
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Known For

The Cardboard Lover
(1928)
White Gold
White Gold Dolores Carson
(1927)
Paris at Midnight
(1926)
The Road to Yesterday
The Road to Yesterday Malena Paulton
(1925)

Filmography

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 1932 Business and Pleasure
Madame Momora
 1929 Lady of the Pavements
Countess Diane des Granges
 1928 The Cardboard Lover
Simone
 1927 White Gold
Dolores Carson
 1926 Paris at Midnight
Delphine
 1926 Three Faces East
Miss Hawtree / Fräulein Marks
 1925 The Road to Yesterday
Malena Paulton
 1925 The Coming of Amos
Princess Nadia Ramiroff
 1925 The Spaniard
Dolores Annesley
 1924 Open All Night
Lea
 1923 The Green Goddess
Ayah
 1923 The Bright Shawl
La Pilar
 1922 Timothy's Quest
Sick Mother (uncredited)
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 1962 The Great Chase (Documentary)
 1933 Hollywood on Parade No. B-5 (Short)
Herself (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

19 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I never, NEVER walked off the set of "The Volga Boatman" or of any other film in which I was cast. See more »

Trivia:

Jetta's unusual given name is likely a simplified spelling of her childhood nickname of Jetje. It is pronounced ZHET-eh with the ZH pronounced like the "s" in the word pleasure. See more »

Nickname:

The Joan of Arc of Equity

Star Sign:

Cancer

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