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Born to Dance (1936) Poster

(1936)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Roy Del Ruth

Writing Credits  

Jack McGowan ... (screen play) and
Sid Silvers ... (screen play)
 
Jack McGowan ... (from a story by) &
Sid Silvers ... (from a story by) and
Buddy G. DeSylva ... (from a story by) (as B.G. DeSylva)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Lucy James
Una Merkel ...
Jenny Saks
Sid Silvers ...
'Gunny' Saks
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'Peppy' Turner
Raymond Walburn ...
Captain Dingby
Alan Dinehart ...
McKay
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'Mush' Tracy
Juanita Quigley ...
Sally Saks
Georges ...
Himself,
Jalna ...
Herself
Reginald Gardiner ...
Policeman
Barnett Parker ...
Floorwalker
J. Marshall Smith ...
Member of The Foursome
L. Dwight Snyder ...
Member of The Foursome
Jay Johnson ...
Member of The Foursome (as Ray Johnson)
Del Porter ...
Member of The Foursome
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
The Foursome ...
Sailor Quartette
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Waitress at Lonely Hearts Club (uncredited)
Bonnie Bannon ...
Waitress at Lonely Hearts Club (uncredited)
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Hector's Secretary (uncredited)
Charles Bennett ...
Quartet Member (uncredited)
Joseph Bjorndahl ...
Solo Bit in 'Entrance of Lucy James' Number (uncredited)
Anita Brown ...
Anita - Lucy's Maid (uncredited)
Charles Coleman ...
Club Continental Waiter (uncredited)
Zebedy Colt ...
Boy Piano Player (uncredited)
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Sailor (uncredited)
Jacqueline Daix ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Mary Dees ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Gay DeLys ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Ernie Feutz ...
Quartet Member (uncredited)
James Flavin ...
Ship's Officer (uncredited)
Otto Fries ...
Quartet Member (uncredited)
Sig Frohlich ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Sugar Geise ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Wesley Giraud ...
Newsboy (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
Jonathan Hale ...
Hector the Columnist (uncredited)
Sherry Hall ...
Cameraman (uncredited)
Maynard Holmes ...
Lonely Hearts Patron Drinking Soda (uncredited)
David S. Horsley ...
Sailor (uncredited)
Shep Houghton ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Alice Jans ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Edna Mae Jones ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Jean Joyce ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Leona Keene ...
Acrobat (uncredited)
Naomi Keene ...
Acrobat (uncredited)
John Kelly ...
Recruiting Officer (uncredited)
George King ...
Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)
Ralph Leon ...
Solo Bit in 'Entrance of Lucy James' Number (uncredited)
Wally Maher ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Joe Mandel ...
Acrobat (uncredited)
William Mandel ...
Acrobat (uncredited)
Douglas McPhail ...
Solo Bit in 'Entrance of Lucy James' Number (uncredited)
Norman Nielson ...
Solo Bit in 'Entrance of Lucy James' Number (uncredited)
Dennis O'Keefe ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Franklin Parker ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Wanda Perry ...
Guest at Lonely Hearts Club (uncredited)
Gus Reed ...
Quartet Member (uncredited)
Geraldine Robertson ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Harry Strang ...
Sailor (uncredited)
Charles Trowbridge ...
Model Home Spokesman (uncredited)
Helen Troy ...
McKay's Telephone Operator (uncredited)
John Tyrrell ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Jean Vernon ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Allan Watson ...
Solo Bit in 'Entrance of Lucy James' Number (uncredited)
Bobby Watson ...
Costume Designer and Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)
Ginger Wyatt ...
Chorine (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Jack Cummings ... producer

Cinematography by 

Ray June ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

Blanche Sewell ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons

Costume Design by 

Adrian ... (gowns)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

William J. Scully ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Edwin B. Willis ... associate art director
Joseph C. Wright ... associate art director (as Joseph Wright)

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director
William Steinkamp ... sound (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Eddie Croninworth ... still photographer (uncredited)
George Hommel ... still photographer (uncredited)

Music Department 

Leo Arnaud ... choral arrangements
Roger Edens ... musical arrangements
Alfred Newman ... musical director
Cole Porter ... words and music by
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (as Edward Powell)
Merrill Pye ... musical presentation
Delos Jewkes ... singing voice: "Rolling Home" number (uncredited)
Marjorie Lane ... singing voice: Miss Powell (uncredited)

Other crew 

Dave Gould ... dance ensembles
Harvey S. Haislip ... marine advisor (as Harvey S. Haislip Commander U.S.N. Ret.)
Marilyn Kinsley ... stand-in: Miss Powell (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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