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Seena Owen (1894–1966)

Seena Owen was born in Spokane, WA, on Nov. 14, 1894. Her first film was A Yankee from the West (1915) under the name of Signe Auen, when she was 21. The following year she appeared (as "Attarea") in D.W. Griffith's epic Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916). In 1919 she played Barbara Riggs in the well-received A Fugitive from ... See full bio »

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 1929 Queen Kelly
Queen Regina V
 1928 The Rush Hour
Yvonne Dorée
 1928 His Last Haul
 1928 Sinners in Love
Yvonne D'Orsy
 1928 Man-Made Women
 1928 The Blue Danube
Helena Boursch
 1925 Faint Perfume
Richmiel Crumb
 1925 The Hunted Woman
Joanne Gray
 1924 I Am the Man
Julia Calvert
 1924 For Woman's Favor
June Paige
 1924 Neglected Women
Camilla Challenor
 1923 The Leavenworth Case
Eleanor Leavenworth
 1923 Unseeing Eyes
Miriam Helston
 1923 The Go-Getter
Mary Skinner
 1922 Sisters
Alix Strickland
 1921 The Woman God Changed
Anna Janssen
 1921 Lavender and Old Lace
Ruth Thorne
 1921 The Cheater Reformed
Carol McCall
 1920 The Price of Redemption
Jean Dering
 1920 The Gift Supreme
Sylvia Alden
 1920 Sooner or Later
Edna Ellis
 1919 Victory
 1919 A Fugitive from Matrimony
Barbara Riggs
 1919 The Life Line
 1919 The City of Comrades
Regina Barry
 1919 Riders of Vengeance
The Girl
 1919 One of the Finest
Frances Hudson
 1919 A Man and His Money
Betty Dalrymple
 1919 The Sheriff's Son
Beulah Rutherford
 1919 Breed of Men
Ruth Fellows
 1917 Madame Bo-Peep
 1917 A Woman's Awakening
Paula Letchworth
 1915 The Penitentes
 1915 Bred in the Bone (Short)
The Star
 1915 The Lamb
 1915 A Yankee from the West
Gunhild, a Norwegian Girl (as Signe Auen)
 1915 Tangled Paths (Short) (as Signe Auen)
 1915 The Mystic Jewel (Short)
Amy (as Signe Auen)
 1915 The Fox Woman
The Fox Woman, Alice Carroway, a.k.a. Ali-San (as Signe Auen)
 1915 Little Marie (Short)
Bianca Pastorelli (as Signe Auen)
 1915 The Highbinders (Short)
Ah Woo (as Signe Auen)
 1915 An Image of the Past (Short)
Jessie Curtis Dexter (as Signe Auen)
 1915 The Forged Testament (Short)
Madeline Halloway - the Daughter
 1915 A Day That Is Gone (Short)
Elaine (as Signe Auen)
 1915 An Old-Fashioned Girl (Short)
Bertha - the City Girl
 1915 The Craven (Short)
May Walton (as Signe Auen)
 1914 The Old Fisherman's Story (Short)
Mary Cresswood (as Signe Auen)
 1914 Bobby's Medal (Short)
 1914/I The Better Way (Short) (as Signe Auen)
 1914 In Wild Man's Land (Short)
Mrs. James Baldwin (as Signe Auen)
 1914 The Old Good-for-Nothing (Short)
Morton's Daughter (as Signe Auen)
 1914 False Pride (Short)
Nora Hudson (as Signe Auen)
 1914 A Flight for a Fortune (Short)
May (as Signe Auen)
 1914 Environment (Short)
Bella Cortright
 1914 Out of the Air (Short)
The Girl (as Signe Auen)
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