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Dorothy Sebastian (1903–1957)

The daughter of a clergyman and a mother, who was an accomplished painter of portraits and landscapes, Stella Dorothy Sabiston spent her formative years in her home state of Alabama. She had three siblings, all of whom died relatively young. She attended the University of Alabama, but always harbored ambitions of becoming an actress. In the early ... See full bio »

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Spite Marriage
Spite Marriage Trilby Drew
Our Dancing Daughters
Allez Oop!
Allez Oop! Paula Stevens
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 1948 The Miracle of the Bells
Miss Katie Orwin (uncredited)
 1945 George White's Scandals
Gloria (uncredited)
 1942 True to the Army
Gloria (uncredited)
 1942 Reap the Wild Wind
Ball Guest (uncredited)
 1941 Among the Living
Woman in Cafe
 1941 Kansas Cyclone
Helen King
 1939 Days of Jesse James
Zerilda James (uncredited)
 1939 The Arizona Kid
Bess Warren
 1939 The Women
Saleswoman Pat (uncredited)
 1937 The Mysterious Pilot
Jean McNain
 1936 Radio Barred (Short)
 1934 Allez Oop! (Short)
Paula Stevens
 1934 No Sleep on the Deep (Short)
June Davis
 1933 Ship of Wanted Men
Irene Reynolds
 1933 Contraband
 1932 Contrabando
 1932 They Never Come Back
Adele Landon
 1931 The Wide Open Spaces (Short)
 1931 The Deceiver
Ina Fontanne
 1931 The Big Gamble
 1931 Ships of Hate
Grace Walsh
 1931 The Lightning Flyer
Rose Rogers
 1930 Screen Snapshots Series 10, No. 5 (Short)
Dorothy Sebastian
 1930 The Utah Kid
Jennie Lee
 1930 Brothers
Norma Moore
 1930 Ladies Must Play
 1930 Our Blushing Brides
Francine (Franky) Daniels
 1930 Hell's Island
 1930 Free and Easy
Dorothy Sebastian - Actress in Cave Scene
 1930 Montana Moon
 1930 Officer O'Brien
Ruth Dale
 1930 The Rounder (Short)
Ethel Dalton
 1929 His First Command
Judy Gaylord
 1929 The Unholy Night
Lady Efra Cavendar
 1929 The Single Standard
 1929 Spite Marriage
Trilby Drew
 1929 The Devil's Apple Tree
Dorothy Ryan
 1929 The Spirit of Youth
Betty Grant
 1929 The Rainbow
 1929 Morgan's Last Raid
Judith Rogers
 1928 A Woman of Affairs
 1928 Show People
Dorothy Sebastian (uncredited)
 1928 Our Dancing Daughters
 1928 The Adventurer
Dolores de Silva
 1928 The House of Scandal
Ann Rourke
 1928 Wyoming
Samantrha Jerusha Farrell
 1928 Their Hour
 1927 The Haunted Ship
Goldie Kane
 1927 Love
Spectator Extra at Races (uncredited)
 1927 The Arizona Wildcat
Regina Schyler
 1927 Tea for Three
 1927 Twelve Miles Out
 1927 On Ze Boulevard
Gaby de Sylva
 1927 California
Carlotta del Rey
 1927 Slide, Kelly, Slide
Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1927 The Demi-Bride
 1927 The Show
Salvation Army Worker (uncredited)
 1926 You'd Be Surprised
 1926 Beauty à la Mud (Short)
 1926 Torrent
Woman in Audience (uncredited)
 1925 Bluebeard's Seven Wives
Gilda La Bray
 1925 Why Women Love
 1925 Winds of Chance
 1925 Sackcloth and Scarlet
Polly Freeman
 1925 Half a Hero (Short)
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Stage: Appeared (as "Chorus Girl") in "George White's Scandals" on Broadway.

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