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Loretta King (I) (1917–2007)

Loretta King was born on August 20, 1917 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. She was an actress, known for Bride of the Monster (1955), The Haunted World of Edward D. Wood Jr. (1995) and Deliver Us from Evil (1977). She was married to Herman Hadler. She died on September 10, 2007 in Century City, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1974 Tough (as Loretta Hadler)
 1955 The Pirate and the Lawyer (TV Movie)
Louise Livingston
 1955 Dr. Harvey W. Wiley (TV Movie)
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 2011 Special Collector's Edition (TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- Pack Ed Wood (2011) ... (in memory of)
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 1997 Lugosi: Hollywood's Dracula (Documentary)
 1995 The Haunted World of Edward D. Wood Jr. (Documentary)
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 1986 Horrible Horror (Video)
In clips from 'Bride of the Monster'

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Alternate Names:

Loretta King Hadler | Loretta Hadler

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Cast as Janet Lawton in Edward D. Wood Jr.'s cult classic schlocker Bride of the Monster (1955) with Bela Lugosi, she also occasionally appeared on TV. According to actress Dolores Fuller, Wood's perennial leading lady in his films, the film was written for her but Wood gave it to Loretta when Ms. King offered to help "finance" the movie. Loretta strongly denied the allegation. See more »

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