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Peg La Centra (1910–1996)

Peg LaCentra, born in 1910, grew up in Boston. She very briefly attended the New England Conservatory of Music, studying piano. She also attended the Katharine Gibbs Finishing School and the Fenway Academy of Dramatic Art, as her early goal was to become an actress. Before moving to New York in 1931, she was an announcer at Boston radio station ... See full bio »

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Humoresque Night Club Singer
Rooftop Frolics
Rooftop Frolics Peg La Centra - Singer
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 1964 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Loretta Anderson
- To Walk in Grace (1964) ... Loretta Anderson
 1962 Hazel (TV Series)
Edith Stone
- Hazel's Secret Wish (1962) ... Edith Stone (as Peg LaCentra)
 1961 Ada
Maude Penmore (uncredited)
 1960 Michael Shayne (TV Series)
Birdie Summers
- Death Selects the Winner (1960) ... Birdie Summers (as Peg LaCentra)
 1960 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series)
- The Women Who (1960) ... Newswoman
 1960 The Dark at the Top of the Stairs
Edna Harper (uncredited)
 1960 The Chevy Mystery Show (TV Series)
Mrs. Denham
- The Machine Calls It Murder (1960) ... Mrs. Denham
 1959 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series)
Mrs. Donner
- Mrs. Viner Vanishes (1959) ... Mrs. Donner
 1958 Suspicion (TV Series)
- Meeting in Paris (1958) ... Mariette
 1957 M Squad (TV Series)
Mrs. Lowell
- The Specialists (1957) ... Mrs. Lowell
 1957 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Storm Over Rapallo (1957) ... Grace
 1957 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
- The Great American Hoax (1957) ... Della
 1957 The Marge and Gower Champion Show (TV Series)
 1957 Crime of Passion
Mrs. James (uncredited)
 1956 Emergency Hospital
Nurse Fran Richards
 1956 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Mrs. Haynes
- Problem Father (1956) ... Mrs. Haynes
 1956 Dr. Christian (TV Series)
- The Thin Line (1956)
 1956 Crossroads (TV Series)
 1955 Conrad Nagel Theater (TV Series)
- Unknown Madonna (1955)
- The Model Couple (1955)
 1947 Escape Me Never
Gemma Smith (singing voice, uncredited)
 1947 Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman
Angie's Singing Voice (voice, uncredited)
 1947 The Man I Love
Petey Brown (singing voice, uncredited)
 1946 Humoresque
Night Club Singer (as Peg LaCentra)
 1946 Cowboy Blues
Lucy Armstrong (as Peg LaCentra)
 1937 Rooftop Frolics (Short)
Peg La Centra - Singer
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Other Works:

Broadway stage: "The Patriots". National Theatre; 173 performances. Directed by Shepard Traube. Cast included Peg La Centra as "Mrs. Alexander Hamilton". See more »

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