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Irene Vanbrugh (1872–1949)

Irene Vanbrugh was born on December 2, 1872 in Exeter, Devon, England as Irene Barnes. She was an actress, known for Knight Without Armor (1937), The Rise of Catherine the Great (1934) and The Way of Youth (1934). She was married to Dion Boucicault Jr.. She died on November 30, 1949 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 76) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Knight Without Armor
Knight Without Armor Duchess of Zorin
(1937)
The Rise of Catherine the Great
The Rise of Catherine the Great Princess Anhalt-Zerbst
(1934)
The Way of Youth
The Way of Youth Madame Bonnard
(1934)
Wings of the Morning
(1937)

Filmography

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 1946 I Want to Be an Actor (TV Movie)
The Adjudicator
 1945 A Yank in London
Mrs. Catchpole (as Dame Irene Vanbrugh)
 1944 It Happened One Sunday
Mrs. Bellamy
 1937 Knight Without Armor
Duchess of Zorin
 1937 Wings of the Morning
Old Marie
 1935 Escape Me Never
Lady Helen McClean
 1934 Youthful Folly
Lady Wilmington
 1934 The Way of Youth
Madame Bonnard
 1934 Girls Will Be Boys
Princess of Ehrenstein
 1934 The Rise of Catherine the Great
Princess Anhalt-Zerbst
 1933 Head of the Family
Mrs. Powis-Porter
 1917 Masks and Faces
Peg Woffington
 1916 The Real Thing at Last (Short)
Lady
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in J.M. Barrie's play, "The Admirable Crichton", at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with H.B. Irving, Henry Kemble, Sybil Carlisle, Muriel Beaumont, Carter Pickford, Compton Coutts, Margaret Fraser, Clarence Blakiston, 'Gerald Du Maurier', Pattie Browne, J.C. Buckstone and Fanny Coleman in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dame Irene Vanbrugh
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Trivia:

Ex-sister-in-law of Arthur Bourchier. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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