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Eleanor Wesselhoeft (1882–1945)

Eleanor Wesselhoeft was born on December 28, 1882 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for The Prisoner of Zenda (1937), Intermezzo: A Love Story (1939) and The Wedding Night (1935). She died on December 9, 1945 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Prisoner of Zenda
The Prisoner of Zenda Frau Holf - Cook
The Wedding Night
The Wedding Night Mrs. Sobieski
Street Scene
Street Scene Marguerite 'Greta' Fiorentino


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 1941 More Trifles of Importance (Short)
Foxglove Woman (uncredited)
 1941 The Monster and the Girl
Elderly Housekeeper (uncredited)
 1940 The Man I Married
Old Lady (uncredited)
 1940 Four Sons
Frau Richter
 1939 Everything Happens at Night
Woodcutter's Wife
 1939 The Story of Alfred Nobel (Short)
Mother (uncredited)
 1938 Dramatic School
Wardrobe Woman (uncredited)
 1938 Alexander's Ragtime Band
Martha - Aunt Sophie's Maid (uncredited)
 1938 Miracle Money (Short)
Mrs. Greene (uncredited)
 1938 The Baroness and the Butler
Sandor's Houskeeper
 1937 The Prisoner of Zenda
Frau Holf - Cook
 1937 Thin Ice
Minister's Wife (scenes deleted)
 1936 Ladies in Love
 1936 A Son Comes Home
Essie Wimple
 1935 Stranded
Mrs. Young (uncredited)
 1935 Let 'em Have It
Mrs. Henkel (uncredited)
 1935 The Wedding Night
Mrs. Sobieski (as Elinor Wesselhoeft)
 1935 The Woman in Red
Mrs. Agnew, Housekeeper (as Eleanor Wesselhoft)
 1935 The County Chairman
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1934 Ready for Love
Mrs. Edith Black (uncredited)
 1934 Black Moon
Anna - the nursemaid
 1934 Thirty Day Princess
Mrs. Schmidt (uncredited)
 1934 All Men Are Enemies
Landlady (uncredited)
 1933 Cradle Song
Mistress of Novices
 1932 Me and My Gal
Wife (uncredited)
 1932 Madame Racketeer
Mrs. Donkenspeil (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Elinor Wesselhoeft | Eleanor Wesselhoft

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Stage character actress and playwright. On Broadway in the 1920's. Sister of actress Gertrude Hoffman.

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