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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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Personal Details

Other Works:

Other/TV: She was the first major dramatic star to make an appearance on television in America, playing scenes from the then current Broadway hit "Susan and God" at NBC studios in Radio City, on June 7, 1938. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »
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Trivia:

The character of Lorraine Sheldon in the Moss Hart / George S. Kaufman play "The Man Who Came to Dinner" (later filmed as The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942), was based on Lawrence. See more »

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Cancer

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