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Anne Grey (I) (1907–1987)

Anne Grey was born on March 6, 1907 in Edmonton, Middlesex, England as Aileen Stephen Ewing. She was an actress, known for Number 17 (1932), Bonnie Scotland (1935) and The Fire Raisers (1934). She was married to George Ernest Gordon Hope-Johnstone and Lester Matthews. She died on April 3, 1987 in Hampshire, England. See full bio »


(age 80) in Hampshire, England, UK

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 1938 Chinatown Nights
Sonia Graham
 1936 Too Many Parents
Miss Allison
 1935 Just My Luck
Harriet Wright
 1935 Bonnie Scotland
Lady Violet Ormsby
 1935 Break of Hearts
Lady Phyllis Cameron
 1934 Road House
Lady Chettwinde
 1934 Lady in Danger
 1934 The Scoop
Mrs. banyon
 1934 Borrowed Clothes
Lady Mary Torrent
 1934 The Fire Raisers
Arden Brent
 1933 The Poisoned Diamond
Mary Davidson
 1933 The House of Trent
Rosemary Trent
 1933/I The Wandering Jew
Joanne de Beaudricourt
 1933 Leave It to Smith
Lady Moynton
 1933 The Lure
Julia Waring
 1933 The Lost Chord
 1933 The Blarney Kiss
Lady Anne Cranton
 1933 The Golden Cage
Venetia Doxford
 1933 One Precious Year
Dierdre Carton
 1933 She Was Only a Village Maiden
Priscilla Protheroe
 1932 Leap Year
Paula Zahren
 1932 Number 17
Nora Brant - the Girl
 1932 Lily Christine
Muriel Harvey
 1932 Murder at Covent Garden
Helen Osmond
 1931 The Old Man
Lady Arranways
 1931 The Happy Ending
Mildred Craddock
 1931 Other People's Sins
Anne Vernon
 1931 Guilt
Anne Barrett
 1930 Cross Roads
Mary Wyndham
 1930 The Brat
Clarissa Wentworth
 1929 Taxi for Two
 1929 Master and Man
Celia Waring
 1928 The Warning
 1928 What Money Can Buy
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 1928 The Constant Nymph (uncredited)
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Quite popular brown-eyed, brown-haired leading lady of early British talking films who often played gentle sophisticates. She moved to Hollywood with husband/actor Lester Matthews in 1935 with only a modicum of success. She returned to England and retired by the end of the decade.

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