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Kathleen Key (1903–1954)


Kathleen Key was born on April 1, 1903 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Kitty Lanahan. She was an actress, known for Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925), The Desert's Toll (1926) and North of Hudson Bay (1923). She died on December 22, 1954 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Desert's Toll
The Desert's Toll Muriel Cooper
(1926)
North of Hudson Bay
North of Hudson Bay Estelle McDonald
(1923)
A Lover's Oath
(1925)

Filmography

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 1936 One Rainy Afternoon
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1936 Klondike Annie
Dance Hall Girl (uncredited)
 1935 Thunder in the Night
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1929 The Phantom of the North
Colette
 1928 The Family Picnic (Short)
The Wife
 1928 Golf Widows
Ethel Dixon
 1927 Irish Hearts
Clarice
 1927 Hey! Hey! Cowboy
Emily Decker
 1926 College Days
Louise
 1926 Money Talks
Vamp
 1926 The Flaming Frontier
Lucretia
 1926 Under Western Skies
Milly Lewis
 1925 The Big Parade
Miss Apperson (uncredited)
 1925 A Lover's Oath
Sherin
 1924 Revelation
Madonna
 1924 The Sea Hawk
Andalusian Slave Girl
 1924 The Trouble Shooter
Nancy Brewster
 1923 The Man from Brodney's
Neenah
 1923 Reno
Yvette, the governess
 1923 North of Hudson Bay
Estelle McDonald
 1923 The Rendezvous
Varvara
 1923 Hell's Hole
Mabel Grant
 1922 The Beautiful and Damned
Rachel
 1922 Bells of San Juan
Florrie Engel
 1922 West of Chicago
Señoria Gonzales
 1922 Where's My Wandering Boy Tonight?
Veronica Tyler
 1921 The Fighting Breed
Enid MacDonald (as Ethel Payton)
 1921 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Georgette (uncredited)
 1920 The Rookie's Return
Gloria
 1920 The Jackeroo of Coolabong
Edith MacDonald
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Alternate Names:

Kathleen Keys | Ethel Payton

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Under contract with MGM in the 1920's and eventually fired by the studio as a result of her fiery temper off-stage. She ended up destitute, unable to pay a fine after being arrested for drunk driving in 1941. See more »

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