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Barbara Weeks (I) (1913–2003)


Barbara Weeks was born on July 4, 1913 in Somerset, Massachusetts, USA as Sue Kingsley. She was an actress, known for The Violent Years (1956), White Eagle (1932) and Two-Fisted Sheriff (1937). She was married to William Cox, Lewis Parker and Big Boy Williams. She died on June 24, 2003 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. See full bio »

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(age 89) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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Known For

The Violent Years
The Violent Years Jane Parkins
(1956)
White Eagle
White Eagle Janet Rand
(1932)
Two-Fisted Sheriff
Two-Fisted Sheriff Molly Herrick
(1937)
One Man Justice
One Man Justice Mary Crockett
(1937)

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 1957 Gun Girls
Teddy's Mother
 1956 The Violent Years
Jane Parkins
 1940 Dad Rudd, M.P.
Sybil Vane (as Barbara Weekes)
 1939 Paris Honeymoon
Julieska (uncredited)
 1938 Dramatic School
Student (uncredited)
 1937 The Old Wyoming Trail
Elsie Halliday
 1937 One Man Justice
Mary Crockett
 1937 Two-Fisted Sheriff
Molly Herrick
 1937 Pick a Star
Hostess (uncredited)
 1934 When Strangers Meet
Elaine
 1934 She Was a Lady
Moira
 1934 Now I'll Tell
Wynne
 1934 Woman Unafraid
Mary Sloan
 1934 School for Girls
Nell Davis
 1934 The Crosby Case
Nora
 1934 The Quitter
Diana Winthrop
 1933 My Weakness
Lois Crowley
 1933 Rusty Rides Alone
Mollie Martin
 1933 Soldiers of the Storm
Spanish waitress
 1933 State Trooper
Estelle
 1933 Olsen's Big Moment
Jane Van Allen
 1932 Sundown Rider
Molly McCall
 1932 Forbidden Trail
Mary Middleton
 1932 Deception
Joan Allen
 1932 White Eagle
Janet Rand
 1932 The Night Mayor
Nutsy
 1932 By Whose Hand?
Alice
 1932 Hell's Headquarters
Diane Cameron
 1932 Devil's Lottery
Joan Mather
 1932 The Greeks Had a Word for Them
Beautician (uncredited)
 1932 Cheaters at Play
Fenno Crozier
 1932 Stepping Sisters
Norma Ramsey
 1932 Discarded Lovers
Valerie Christine
 1931 The Guilty Generation
Party Girl (uncredited)
 1931 Men in Her Life
Miss Mulholland
 1931 Two Fisted Justice
Nancy Cameron
 1931 Palmy Days
Joan Clark
 1931 Men of the Sky (uncredited)
 1931 Party Husband
Sally (uncredited)
 1931 50 Million Frenchmen
Dowager's Daughter (uncredited)
 1931 Illicit
Girl at the Bridal Shower (uncredited)
 1930 Man to Man
Alice (uncredited)
 1930 Whoopee!
Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Eloise") in "Lombardi, Ltd." on Broadway Comedy (revival). Written by Frederic Hatton and Fanny Hatton. Directed by Cecil Owen. George M. Cohan's Theatre: 6 Jun 1927-Jun 1927 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Marion Abbott, Leo Carrillo (as "Tito Lombardi"; final Broadway role), Evelyn Carter ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Barbara Weekes

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

I had put the career behind me and had tried to forget it. Maybe things would have been different had I not had such a bossy mother and had [Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.] not died when he did. [Ziegfeld and Eddie Cantor had helped her career, but after Ziegfeld's death in 1932 her career began to wane.] See more »

Trivia:

In 1931, she was a "Wampas Baby Star" and the toast of Hollywood -- attending parties at Pickfair (Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks' home) and Paradise Ranch, the home of Cecil B. DeMille. She spent many weekends as the guest of William Randolph Hearst and his mistress, Marion Davies, at San Simeon. She was courted by some of the most glamorous men in Hollywood, among them Gary Cooper and ... See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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