Down 7,013 this week

Andrea Leeds (1914–1984)

She made only a handful of films within a span of four years (1936-1940), but gentle, soulful-eyed Andrea Leeds touched hearts with those few, culminating in an Oscar-nomination for Best Supporting Actress as the sensitive, aspiring young actress who doesn't survive the school of hard knocks in the 1937 movie version of Edna Ferber-George S. ... See full bio »

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and TV shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide.

Enter if you dare

Live Twitter Q&A With Matt Ross for 'Captain Fantastic'

Join us for a live Twitter Q&A with Captain Fantastic director Matt Ross on Tuesday, Oct. 25, beginning at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT. Make sure to follow IMDb on Twitter and send your questions now to #IMDbAskMatt.

Follow IMDb on Twitter

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 81 people
created 14 Oct 2013
a list of 44 people
created 21 Nov 2013
a list of 901 people
created 06 Jan 2014
a list of 595 people
created 17 May 2014
a list of 360 images
created 1 week ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Andrea Leeds's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

Known For

Stage Door
Stage Door Kay Hamilton
Come and Get It
Come and Get It Evvie Glasgow
They Shall Have Music
The Real Glory
The Real Glory Linda Hartley


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (25 credits)
 1940 Earthbound
Ellen Desborough
 1939 The Real Glory
Linda Hartley
 1939 They Shall Have Music
Ann Lawson
 1938 Youth Takes a Fling
Helen Brown
 1938 Letter of Introduction
Katherine 'Kay' Martin
 1938 The Goldwyn Follies
Hazel Dawes
 1937 It Could Happen to You!
Laura Compton
 1936 Come and Get It
Evvie Glasgow
 1936 My Man Godfrey
Socialite at Scavenger Hunt (uncredited)
 1936 Forgotten Faces
Salesgirl (as Antoinette Lees)
 1936 The Moon's Our Home
Perfume Salesgirl (as Antoinette Lees)
 1936 Song of the Trail
Betty Hobson (as Antoinette Lees)
 1936 Sutter's Gold
Nurse (uncredited)
 1936 The Count Takes the Count (Short)
Gloria Grayson (as Antoinette Lees)
 1936 The Bohemian Girl
Maid and Governess (uncredited)
 1935 Magnificent Obsession
Nina (uncredited)
 1935 Life Hesitates at 40 (Short)
Dr. Finlayson's Nurse (uncredited)
 1935 Anna Karenina
Girl in Bar (uncredited)
 1935 Dante's Inferno
Anna - Betty's Maid (uncredited)
 1935 Asegure a su mujer (as Antoinette Lees)
 1934 Bachelor of Arts
Student Occupations Bureau Clerk (uncredited)
 1934 Elinor Norton
Nurse (uncredited)
 1933 Meet the Baron
College Girl (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Antoinette Lees

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I didn't know I was reticent till I became a movie actress. I knew I was a little shy, a little reluctant to express my feelings. But that was just me - the way I was made.


Following her self-imposed retirement from films in the late 30s, she signed, to the surprise of many, with Paramount Pictures in the mid-1940s but no work ever derived from it. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Enjoyable Actress Kokomoguy
I Know That I Can't Watch Andrea Leeds Without Getting Emotional KeiraVatt
Discuss Andrea Leeds on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page