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Edith King (I) (1896–1973)

Edith King was born on November 14, 1896 in White Haven, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Calcutta (1947), Girl on the Run (1953) and The Gallant Blade (1948). She died on February 24, 1973 in Daytona Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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 1965 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Miss Lansing
- A Couple of Dozen Tiny Pills (1965) ... Miss Lansing
 1956-1959 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Ursula Thorndyke / Dowager at Dog Show / Olivia Feathington / ...
- Bilko's Ape Man (1959) ... Ursula Thorndyke
- Bilko's Prize Poodle (1958) ... Dowager at Dog Show
- Bilko's Merry Widow (1957) ... Olivia Feathington
- The Girl from Italy (1956) ... Mrs. Gluckle (uncredited)
- The Revolutionary War (1956) ... Mrs. George Washington
 1956 Man and Superman (TV Movie)
Mrs. Whitefield
 1956 Camera Three (TV Series)
- As I Lay Dying (1956) ... Cora
 1955 The Best of Broadway (TV Series)
- The Guardsman (1955) ... Mama
 1953 Girl on the Run
 1953 Man Against Crime (TV Series)
Mrs. Forbes
- Black Leg-White Tie (1953) ... Mrs. Forbes
 1952 Martin Kane (TV Series)
Mrs. Cecile Ashley
- Black Pearls (1952) ... Mrs. Cecile Ashley
 1952 CBS Television Workshop (TV Series)
- Careless Love (1952)
 1951 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series)
the Queen
- The Queen's Husband (1951) ... the Queen
 1951 The Web (TV Series)
- Guardian Angel (1951)
 1950 The Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series)
- Dodsworth (1950) ... Matey
 1950 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
- The Way I Feel (1950) ... Elaine
 1949-1950 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
- Screwball (1950)
 1948 Belle Starr's Daughter
Mrs. Allen
 1948 The Gallant Blade
Mme. Chauvignac
 1947 Blaze of Noon
Mrs. Murphy
 1947 Calcutta
Mrs. Smith

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She played Bianca in the 1943 Broadway production of Shakespeare's "Othello"; however, in the Columbia Masterworks recording of that production, she played Emilia. See more »

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