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Dorothy Mathews (1912–1977)

Dorothy Mathews was born on February 13, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress and producer, known for The Doorway to Hell (1930), Love 'Em and Leave 'Em (1926) and A Girl in Every Port (1928). She was married to Donald Davis. She died on May 18, 1977 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1947 Millie's Daughter
Sandra (uncredited)
 1935 Navy Wife
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1935 The Gay Deception
Linen Maid (uncredited)
 1933 Strictly Personal (uncredited)
 1932 Wayward
Showgirl (uncredited)
 1930 The Widow from Chicago
Cora (uncredited)
 1930 The Truth About Youth
Cherry - Party Girl (uncredited)
 1930 One Night at Susie's
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
 1930 The Doorway to Hell
 1930 Scarlet Pages
Mary's Receptionist (uncredited)
 1930 The Way of All Men
 1930 Son of the Gods
Alice Hart (uncredited)
 1929 Sweetie
 1929 Love Birds (Short)
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1928 A Girl in Every Port
Girl in Panama
 1926 Love 'Em and Leave 'Em
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 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- The Little Wife (1953) ... (producer)
 1952 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (producer - 7 episodes)
- The Square Peg (1952) ... (producer)
- The Kill (1952) ... (producer)
- International Incident (1952) ... (producer)
- Abraham Lincoln (1952) ... (producer)
 1950 The Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series) (co-producer - 2 episodes)
- Dodsworth (1950) ... (co-producer)
- Biography (1950) ... (co-producer)
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 1955-1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (production supervisor - 2 episodes)
- Caesar and Cleopatra (1956) ... (production supervisor)
- Cyrano de Bergerac (1955) ... (production supervisor)

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5' 3" (1.6 m)

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American actress, in comedy roles on Broadway from 1931. Briefly a leading lady in films of the early 30's, notably opposite Lew Ayres in The Doorway to Hell (1930).

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