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Marilyn Miller (I) (1898–1936)


"Look for the Silver Lining" became the appropriate signature song for one of Broadways's most popular musical stage stars of the 1920s, Marilyn Miller, for she embodied a vibrant, child-like optimism in her very best "happily ever after" showcases. Such happiness, however, did not extend into her personal life. She was born Mary Ellen Reynolds in ... See full bio »

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Known For

Sally
Sally Sally
(1929)
Her Majesty, Love
Her Majesty, Love Lia Toerrek
(1931)
Sunny
Sunny Sunny
(1930)

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 2008 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1920s: The Dawn of the Hollywood Musical (Video documentary) (performer: "Who?", "Unidentified Tune" - uncredited)
 1963 Hollywood and the Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Fabulous Musicals (1963) ... (performer: "Who?" - uncredited)
 1931 Her Majesty, Love ("Because of You" (1931), uncredited) / (performer: "You're Baby-Minded Now" (1931), "Though You're Not the First One" (1931) - uncredited)
 1930 Sunny (performer: "The Hunt Dance" (1925), "I Was Alone" (1925), "When We Get Our Divorce" (1925), "Who?" (1925) - uncredited)
 1929 Sally (performer: "Sally" (1920), "Look for the Silver Lining" (1920), "If I'm Dreaming (Don't Wake Me Too Soon)" (1929), "All I Want to Do Do Do Is Dance" (1929), "Wild Rose" (1920) - uncredited)
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 1930 Sunny
Sunny
 1929 Sally
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 1925 Screen Snapshots, Series 6, No. 2 (Documentary short)
Herself
 1924 Behind the Scenes (Documentary short)
Herself
 1922 Screen Snapshots, Series 3, No. 10 (Documentary short)
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 2004 Broadway: The American Musical (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Sally
- Syncopated City: 1919-1933 (2004) ... Sally (as Marilynn Miller)
 1961 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Herself
- The Ziegfeld Touch (1961) ... Herself
 1951 The Naughty Twenties (Documentary short)
Herself
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Other Works:

Stage Play: The Passing Show of 1917. Musical revue. Book by Harold Atteridge. Music by Sigmund Romberg and Otto Motzan. Lyrics by Harold Atteridge. Musical Director: Oscar Radin. Additional music by Clifton Crawford, Benjamin Hapgood Burt, Ted Snyder, Burton Green and Harry Tierney. Additional lyrics by Clifton Crawford, Joe Young, Sam M.... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

Daughter-in-law of Charlotte Smith. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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