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Louella Parsons (1881–1972)

Smarmy-tongued Hollywood gossip columnist of the 40s and 50s who was often in imbroglios with not only her subjects but her professional rivals as well. See full bio »

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 1961 The Right Approach
Newspaper Columnist (uncredited)
 1954 Susan Slept Here
Telephone Interviewer (voice, uncredited)
 1946 Without Reservations
Louella Parsons (as Miss Louella Parsons)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1946-11-14) Radio Show: "Burns & Allen"

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 13 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Louella O. Parsons | Miss Louella Parsons
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Frances Farmer] Cinderella goes back to the ashes on a liquor-slicked highway. See more »

Trivia:

A dual biography of Hedda Hopper and Parsons, "Hedda and Louella" by George Eells, was published in paperback by Warner Books in 1972. See more »

Nickname:

Lolly

Star Sign:

Leo

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