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Kate Lester (I) (1857–1924)

Kate Lester was born on June 12, 1857 in Souldham Trope, England. She was an actress, known for The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923), The Social Secretary (1916) and God's Man (1917). She died on October 12, 1924 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1925 The Meddler
Mrs. Gilmore
 1925 Raffles
Lady Amersteth
 1925 The Price of Pleasure
Mrs. Schuyler
 1924 The Wife of the Centaur
Mrs. Converse
 1924 The Beautiful Sinner
Mrs. Cornelius Westervelt
 1924 Beau Brummel
Lady Miora
 1924 The Goldfish
Mrs. Bellmore
 1924 Leave It to Gerry
Mrs. Masters
 1923 Black Oxen
Jane Ogelthorpe
 1923 The Satin Girl
Mrs. Brown-Potter
 1923 The Rendezvous
Mrs. Stanford
 1923 The Marriage Market
Harriet T. Whitcomb
 1923 The Wild Party
Mrs. Furth
 1923 The Love Trap
Mrs. Lyndon
 1923 Her Accidental Husband
Mrs. Gray (his aunt)
 1923 Modern Matrimony
Mrs. Rutherford
 1923 The Fourth Musketeer
Mrs. Rector
 1923 Can a Woman Love Twice?
Mrs. Grant
 1923 Gimme
Mrs. Roland Ferris
 1922 The Glorious Fool
Head Nurse
 1922 Quincy Adams Sawyer
Mrs. Sawyer
 1922 One Week of Love
Honoria Van Dyke
 1922 Remembrance
Mrs. Grout
 1922 A Tailor-Made Man
Mrs. Stanlaw
 1922 Rose o' the Sea
Lady Maggie
 1922 Fourteenth Lover
Aunt Letitia
 1921 The Beautiful Liar
Mrs. Van Courtlandt-Van Allstyn
 1921 Hole in the Wall
Mrs. Ramsey
 1921 Dangerous Curve Ahead
Mrs. Noxon
 1921 Oh Mary Be Careful
Kathleen McEchran
 1921 Don't Neglect Your Wife
Mrs. Hunt McLane
 1921 Made in Heaven
Mrs. Royce
 1920 Officer 666
Mrs. Burton
 1920 Earthbound
Miss DeWindt
 1920 Stop Thief
Mrs. Carr
 1920 Simple Souls
Lady Octavia
 1920 The Woman in Room 13
Lottie Hanson
 1920 The Paliser Case
Mrs. Austen
 1920 The Cup of Fury
Lady Webling
 1919 Bonds of Love
Mrs. Cunningham
 1919 Lord and Lady Algy
Mrs. Vokins
 1919 Upstairs
Mrs. Barrison
 1919 Through the Wrong Door
Mrs. Carter
 1919 The City of Comrades
Mrs. Sterling Barry
 1919 The Solitary Sin
Mrs. Ralston
 1919 The Crimson Gardenia
Mrs. Banniman
 1919 The Stronger Vow
Señora de Cordova
 1919 A Man and His Money
Mrs. Johnston DeLong
 1919 The Hand Invisible
Mrs. Dale
 1919 The Crook of Dreams
Mrs. Hadwin
 1918 The Love Net
Mrs. Gaythorne
 1918/I Doing Their Bit
Mrs. Velma Vanderspent
 1918 The Golden Wall
Countess d'Este
 1918 The Heart of a Girl
Mrs. Lansing
 1918 The Reason Why
Duchess of Glastonbury
 1918 The Cross Bearer
The Cardinals Housekeeper
 1918 The Way Out
Mrs. Thornton
 1918 Broken Ties
Mrs. Fleminng
 1918 The Unbeliever
Margaret Landicutt
 1917 The Volunteer
Tabitha Mendenhall
 1917 The Good for Nothing
Mrs. Burkshaw
 1917 Adventures of Carol
Mme. Fairfax
 1917 Betsy Ross
Mrs. Vernon
 1917 The Divorce Game
Mrs. Safford
 1917 To-Day
Mrs. Farington
 1917 Darkest Russia
Katherine Karischeff
 1917 God's Man
Mrs. L'Hommedieu
 1917 The Fortunes of Fifi
Madame Bourcet
 1916 A Coney Island Princess
Mrs. King
 1916 The Kiss
Grandma Van Vechten
 1916 The Social Secretary (Short)
Mrs. de Puyster
 1916 The Reward of Patience
Mrs. Penfield
 1916 Destiny's Toy
Mrs. Calvin
 1916 Molly Make-Believe
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Stage Play: Cashel Byron (Revival). Written by Hugh Stanislaus Stange. Based on the novel by George Bernard Shaw. Directed by Hugh Stanislaus Stange. Daly's Theatre: 8 Jan 1906- 20 Jan 1906 (16 performances). Cast: James J. Corbett, Lionel Adams, Sydney Blow, John C. Dixon, Maude Giroux, Alice Leigh, Kate Lester, Marion Little, Luke Martin... See more »

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