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Gertrude Lawrence (1898–1952)


Eminent London and Broadway musical star who appeared in nine films from 1929 through 1950. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1950-1951 The Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series)
Lydia Kenyon / Marion Froude
- Skylark (1951) ... Lydia Kenyon
- Biography (1950) ... Marion Froude
 1936 Men Are Not Gods
Barbara Halson
 1935 Mimi
Mimi
 1933 No Funny Business
Yvonne
 1932 Lord Camber's Ladies
Lady Camber
 1932 Aren't We All?
Margot
 1929 Early Mourning (Short)
 1929 Battle of Paris
Georgie
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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »
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The Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II New York City Broadway stage hit musical property, also as a film musical, "The King and I", would not have occurred without Gertrude Lawrence's interest in creating a musical property for herself. In 1950, theatrical attorney Fanny Holtzmann was looking for a part for her client, veteran leading lady Gertrude Lawrence. Fanny Holtzmann realized the ... See more »

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