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Irene Manning (1912–2004)

The youngest of five children born to a real estate broker, glamorous actress/singer Irene Manning began this world in Cincinatti, Ohio, as Inez Harvuot in 1912. Classically trained at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York, she showed great potential for the grand opera scene but an even stronger flair for acting that led her to ... See full bio »

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 1955 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
 1954 Ponds Theater (TV Series)
Fran Dodsworth
- Dodsworth (1954) ... Fran Dodsworth
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
 1945 Escape in the Desert
Lora Tedder
 1944 Hollywood Canteen
Irene Manning
 1944 The Doughgirls
Mrs. Sylvia Cadman
 1944 Make Your Own Bed
Mrs. Vivian Whirtle
 1944 The Road to Victory (Short)
Irene Manning (uncredited)
 1944 The Shining Future (Short)
Irene Manning
 1944 Shine on Harvest Moon
Blanche Mallory
 1942 The Big Shot
Lorna Fleming
 1942 Spy Ship
Pam Mitchell
 1937 Michael O'Halloran
Leslie (as Hope Manning)
 1937 Two Wise Maids
Ellen Southard (as Hope Manning)
 1936 The Old Corral
Eleanor Spencer, aka Jane Edwards (as Hope Manning)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Mame". See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Hope Manning

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Came from a musical family. Her parents were singers. Irene sang, as well, and both she and a sister played piano. Her two brothers played the violin and another sister the cello and a clarinet. See more »

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