Won 1 Oscar.
Another 2 wins.
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Rosita, a street singer
Melissa 'M'liss' Smith
/ Alice McCloud
The Confederate Captain's Sweetheart
Dora - the Orphan
A Timely Repentance
Mrs. Nordell - Heroine of the Movie within the Movie, 'The Wife's Desertion'
Waiter No. 5
The Chief of Police's Son's Fiancée
One of the children on the street
Active on Broadway [credited as Glady Milbourne Smith early in her career] in the following productions:
4 Biographical Movies |
14 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
96 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
51 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dorothy Nicholson | Gladys Nicholson | Baby Gladys Smith | Gladys Marie Smith
5' 0½" (1.54 m)
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Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people want to go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise . . . I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Was to have made her big-screen comeback as Vinnie in Life with Father
(1947), but the role eventually went to Irene Dunne
because of Dunne's box-office appeal.