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Josephine Hull (1877–1957)

Josephine Sherwood changed her name after marrying stage actor Shelly Hull in 1910. She studied drama at Radcliffe College, much to the dismay of her parents and first worked on the stage in a stock company in Boston. Her husband died in 1919, aged 35, of Spanish influenza. Josephine left the stage for three years and never re-married, but resumed... See full bio »

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 1955 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Widow
- The Meanest Man in the World (1955) ... Widow
 1951-1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Mom Baker / Grandma / Mrs. Bartholomew
- The Wednesday Wish (1953) ... Mom Baker
- Grandma Was an Actress (1951) ... Grandma
- The Purple Doorknob (1951) ... Mrs. Bartholomew
 1952 Lights Out (TV Series)
Mrs. Hawkins
- Flight Thirteen (1952)
- The Upstairs Floor (1952) ... Mrs. Hawkins
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Lavinia
- Clean Sweep for Lavinia (1952) ... Lavinia
 1951 The Lady from Texas
Miss Birdie Wheeler
 1950 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
 1932 Careless Lady
Aunt Cora
 1932 After Tomorrow
Mrs. Piper
 1929 The Bishop's Candlesticks (Short)
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 1955 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Guest Panelist
- Episode dated 2 March 1955 (1955) ... Guest Panelist

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Stage Play: The Bridge. Written by Rupert Hughes. Directed by Harrison Grey Fiske. Majestic Theatre: 4 Sep 1909- Oct 1909 (closing date unknown/33 performances). Cast: John L. Arthur, Edward Clayton, June Congrove, Jean Darrach, Katherine Emmett, Albert Gran, Shelly Hull, Merle Maddern, Alfred Paget, Guy Bates Post, Bernard A. Reinold, ... See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

5' 2¼" (1.58 m)
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Sister-in-law of actor Henry Hull. See more »

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Capricorn

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