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Dorothy Ponedel (1898–1979)

Dorothy (Dottie) Ponedel came to Los Angeles from Chicago in 1920 and quickly found herself cast as an extra in silent movies. She progressed to dancing roles and sidekick roles throught the 1920's. By a turn of fate, she started her makeup career in 1930 with "Follow Thru" starring Nancy Carroll and Jack Haley. She quickly rose to the top, ... See full bio »

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Border Justice
Border Justice Annona Wetona
Galloping Vengeance
Galloping Vengeance Little Wolf
Words and Music
Words and Music Makeup Department
60 Minutes
60 Minutes Herself


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 1952 Singin' in the Rain (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1950 Summer Stock (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1949 In the Good Old Summertime (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1949 The Barkleys of Broadway (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1948 Words and Music (makeup artist)
 1948 Easter Parade (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1946 The Harvey Girls (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1945 Ziegfeld Follies (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1945 The Clock (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1944 Meet Me in St. Louis (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1940 Remember the Night (makeup artist: Barbara Stanwyck - uncredited)
 1936 Desire (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1935 Goin' to Town (key makeup artist - uncredited)
 1934 Imitation of Life (makeup artist: Claudette Colbert - uncredited)
 1930 Follow Thru (makeup artist - uncredited)
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 1926 Masked Mamas (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1925 Border Justice
Annona Wetona
 1925 Galloping Vengeance
Little Wolf
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 1975 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
- Judy/The Ultra Secret (1975) ... Herself
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 2018 Make-Up Women (Documentary) (post-production)

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