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Louise Keaton (1906–1981)

Louise Keaton was born on October 30, 1906 in Maine, USA as Louise Dresser Keaton. She is known for her work on Palooka from Paducah (1935), Trimmed in Furs (1934) and Love Nest on Wheels (1937). She died on February 18, 1981 in Van Nuys, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Palooka from Paducah
Trimmed in Furs
Trimmed in Furs The Caretaker's wife
Love Nest on Wheels
Love Nest on Wheels Elmer's Sis
Way Up Thar
Way Up Thar Lyddie


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 1940 Li'l Abner
Determined Woman at Batchelor Parade (uncredited)
 1937 Love Nest on Wheels (Short)
Elmer's Sis
 1936 I'll Name the Murderer
Myrtle Michaels - Baron's Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 The Brain Busters (Short)
 1935 Way Up Thar (Short)
 1935 Palooka from Paducah (Short)
Sis Diltz
 1934 Trimmed in Furs (Short)
The Caretaker's wife
 1928 The Cameraman
Swimmer in Swimming Pool (uncredited)
 1922 The Electric House (Short)
Buster's Sister in Prologue (uncredited)
 1921 The Goat (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1920 Convict 13 (Short)
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 1928 Steamboat Bill, Jr. (stunt double: Marion Byron - uncredited)
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 1928 Steamboat Bill, Jr. (script supervisor - uncredited)
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 1957 This Is Your Life (TV Series)
- Buster Keaton (1957) ... Herself

Personal Details

Other Works:

Vaudeville and medicine show act with her parents and brother: "The Man With a Wife, Table, and Three Kids."


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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Because she was the same height and dress size as Buster's ex-sister-in-law, Norma Talmadge, she was often used as Norma's stand-in, both on camera and for costume fittings. See more »

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