No photo available. Represent Sunnie O'Dea? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 117,019 this week

Sunnie O'Dea (1918–2002)

Sunnie O'Dea was born on May 8, 1918 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Martha Bonini. She was an actress, known for Show Boat (1936), Jumpin' Jive (1941) and Strike Me Pink (1936). She died on March 30, 2002 in the USA. See full bio »


(age 83) in USA
1 photo »

What's Trending at Sundance?

Which Sundance films are getting all the buzz? Discover which films are trending at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival based on real-time IMDb popularity.

See what's trending

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Sunnie O'Dea's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Show Boat
Show Boat Kim (at Sixteen)
Jumpin' Jive
Jumpin' Jive Actress
Strike Me Pink
Moonlight in Hawaii


Jump to: Actress | Soundtrack | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (8 credits)
 1941 Moonlight in Hawaii
 1941 You'll Never Get Rich
Marge (uncredited)
 1941 Sing Another Chorus
 1941 In the Navy
Dancer (uncredited)
 1941 Jumpin' Jive (Short)
 1941 Model Wife
Fired Salesgirl (uncredited)
 1936 Strike Me Pink
Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
 1942 Smiles (Short) (performer: "Smiles")
 1941 In the Groove (Short) (performer: "Beat Me Daddy, Eight to the Bar")
 1937 Hollywood Party (Short) (performer: "The Glory of Love" - uncredited)
 1936 Show Boat (performer: "Gallivantin' Around" (1936) - uncredited)
 1936 Strike Me Pink (performer: "Shake It Off with Rhythm" (1935) - uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (3 credits)
 1942 Smiles (Short)
Herself / Dancer
 1941 In the Groove (Short)
Herself - Dancer
 1937 Hollywood Party (Short)
Herself (uncredited)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Played the role of Muriel McGillicuddy in the original Broadway production of the Broadway musical "Let's Face It!", which gave Danny Kaye his first starring role.

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Sunnie O'Dea on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page