Nominated for 1 Oscar.
Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
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Appeared (as "Lyda Cose") in "Chrysalis" on Broadway. Written by Rose Albert Porter. Directed by Theresa Helburn
. Martin Beck Theatre: 15 Nov 1932-Dec 1932 (closing date unknown/23 performances). Cast: Arling Alcine, Wihelmina Barton, Humphrey Bogart
(as "Don Ellis"), Fan Bourke, Lalive Brownell, Lily Cahill, Kathleen Comegys
1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 2½" (1.59 m)
Did You Know?
Perhaps I'll get used to this bizarre place called Hollywood, but I doubt it.
She suffered from a congenital hearing defect, otosclerosis, that worsened as she aged, making her more and more hard of hearing. Her voice developed its distinctive throatiness because she could hear low tones better than high ones.