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Helen MacKellar (1895–1966)

Helen MacKellar was born on February 13, 1895 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. She was an actress, known for Dark Command (1940), The Past of Mary Holmes (1933) and High School Girl (1934). She was married to George MacQuarrie. She died on August 5, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Dark Command
Dark Command Mrs. Hale
The Past of Mary Holmes
High School Girl
High School Girl Jane Andrews
Three Faces West
Three Faces West Mrs. Welles


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 1944 Lady in the Death House
Prison Matron (uncredited)
 1943 Silver Spurs
Mrs. Davis (uncredited)
 1943 The Powers Girl
Mrs. Hendricks
 1942 The Sundown Kid
Lucy Randall
 1941 Down Mexico Way
Miss Abby (uncredited)
 1941 Gangs of Sonora
Kansas Kate Conners
 1941 The Great Train Robbery
Mrs. Logan
 1941 Cheers for Miss Bishop
Miss Patton
 1941 The Great Mr. Nobody
Mrs. Barnes
 1940 Life with Henry
Sattherwaite's Secretary (uncredited)
 1940 Three Faces West
Mrs. Welles
 1940 Dark Command
Mrs. Hale
 1940 Women Without Names
Juror (uncredited)
 1940 Northwest Passage
Sarah Hadden (uncredited)
 1939 See Your Doctor (Short)
Mrs. Mabel Doakes (uncredited)
 1939 The Day of Rest (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 When Tomorrow Comes
Waitress Who is a Grandmother (uncredited)
 1939 Bad Boy
Mrs. Fraser
 1939 The Gracie Allen Murder Case
Secretary (uncredited)
 1939 Honolulu
Middle Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1939 Boy Slaves
Jesse's Mother (uncredited)
 1939 Disbarred
Abbey Tennant
 1938 Valley of the Giants
Mrs. Lorimer
 1938 Barefoot Boy
Martha Whittaker
 1938 Little Tough Guy
Mrs. Wanaker
 1938 Delinquent Parents
Judge Edith Ellis
 1938 Crime School
Mrs. Burke
 1937 Federal Bullets
Mrs. Thompson
 1937 The Case of the Stuttering Bishop
Stella Kenwood (as Helen McKellar)
 1937 Draegerman Courage
Mrs. Mary Haslett
 1936 Two Against the World
Martha Carstairs (as Helen McKellar)
 1936 Silver Spurs
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1934 High School Girl
Jane Andrews
 1934 Flirtation
Mrs. Smith - the Baby's Mother
 1933 The Past of Mary Holmes
Mary Holmes
 1919 The Madonna of the Slums (Short)
 1918 Around the Clock with a Sailor (as Helen MacKeller)

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Stage Play: Back Pay. Drama. Written by Fannie Hurst. Directed by Elwood Fleet Bostwick. Eltinge 42nd Street Theatre: 30 Aug 1921- Nov 1921 (closing date unknown/79 performances). Cast: Elwood Fleet Bostwick [credited as E.F. Bostwick] (as "J. G. Wheeler"), John Charles (as "T. Blackton"), Leo Donnelly (as "Philip Gordon"), John T. Dwyer (... See more »

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Helen MacKeller | Helen McKellar

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Matronly American stage actress, on Broadway from 1918. Seen sporadically in films of the 1930's and early 40's.

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