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Cecilia Loftus (1876–1943)

Cecilia Loftus was born on October 22, 1876 in Glasgow, Scotland as Marie Cecilia Loftus Brown. She was an actress, known for The Old Maid (1939), The Blue Bird (1940) and A Lady of Quality (1913). She was married to Justin Huntly McCarthy and Dr. A.H. Waterman. She died on July 12, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1941 The Black Cat
Henrietta Winslow
 1940 Blame It on Love (Short)
 1940 Lucky Partners
Mrs. Sylvester
 1940 It's a Date
Sara Frankenstein
 1939 On Dress Parade
Mrs. Neeley (as Cissie Loftus)
 1939 The Old Maid
Grandmother Lovell
 1935 Once in a Blue Moon
 1931 Young Sinners
Mrs. Sinclair
 1931 Doctors' Wives
Aunt Amelia
 1917 Diana of Dobson's
 1914 The City of Promise (Short)
The Country Girl
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 1940 It's a Date ("Love is All" (1940))
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 1929 Cecilia Loftus (Short)

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Other Works:

Stage Play: Marie Antoinette. Written by Clinton Stuart. Fifth Avenue Theatre: 26 Feb 1900- unknown (unknown performances/played in repertory with Twelfth Night, Much Ado About Nothing, Mary Stuart, The Ladies' Battle, Macbeth). Cast: Guelma L. Baker, Irving Brooks, Hattie Buskirk, Leota Buskirk, George Curtis, Kate Dalglish, Mark Fenton, ... See more »

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1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Cecilia 'Cissie' Loftus | Cissie Loftus

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Who is that lady with my voice in her throat? --Enrico Caruso


Scottish actress, singer, mimic, vaudevillian, and music hall performer, on stage from 1893. She went to Hollywood with a Shakespearean company two years later and decided to settle there. She later pursued a successful career on Broadway as a burlesque performer and mimic. See more »


The Queen of Mimics

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