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Dolores Gray (1924–2002)


Dabbling in practically every facet of the business during her over six-decade career -- nightclubs, cabaret, radio, recordings, TV, film and Broadway -- sultry, opulent, hard-looking singing star Dolores Gray, distinctive for her sharp, somewhat equine features, lived the high life for most of her time on earth. Born in Chicago in 1924, she began... See full bio »

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Known For

Holiday in Paris: Paris
(1951)
Designing Woman
Designing Woman Lori Shannon
(1957)
It's Always Fair Weather
It's Always Fair Weather Madeline Bradville
(1955)

Filmography

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 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary) (performer: "Thanks a Lot, but No Thanks" (1955) - uncredited)
 1961 The Bell Telephone Hour (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Music of Richard Rodgers (1961) ... (performer: "It Never Entered My Mind")
 1957 Designing Woman (performer: "Music Is Better than Words" - uncredited)
 1956 The Opposite Sex (performer: "The Opposite Sex" - uncredited)
 1955 Kismet (performer: "Not Since Nineveh", "Bored", "Rahadlakum" - uncredited)
 1955 MGM Parade (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.12 (1955) ... (performer: "Rahadlakum" - uncredited)
 1955 It's Always Fair Weather (performer: "Thanks a Lot, but No Thanks" (1955), "Music Is Better Than Words" (1955) - uncredited)
 1951 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.2 (1951) ... (performer: "Spring", "June Is Busting Our All Over" - uncredited)
 1951 Holiday in Paris: Paris (Short) (performer: "C'est si bon" - uncredited)
 1944 Mr. Skeffington (performer: "It Had to Be You" (1924) - uncredited)
 1942 Lady for a Night (performer: "Has Anybody Seen My Man?" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Frenchy in Broadway musical production of 'Destry Rides Again' (1959-60). Nominated for Tony for the role. See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My mother once said to me, 'It's not a very happy life unless you make it very big.'

Trivia:

Although the role of "Frenchy" in 1959's "Destry Rides Again" was one of Gray's greatest successes on Broadway, it was an experience she always recalled with mixed emotions. Always a total professional, she was constantly at odds with perfectionist director/choreographer Michael Kidd. This tumultuous relationship reached its peak when an angry Kidd called Gray a "slut" in front of the entire ... See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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