10 wins & 2 nominations.
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Mrs. Cooper / Louisa Clarendon
Participant in Mob Scene (uncredited)
The First Brother's Sweetheart
Appeared in the US tour of "The Story of Mary Suratt".
4 Biographical Movies |
6 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
9 Interviews |
38 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
24 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
[on Mary Pickford
] It was always Mary herself that shone through. Her personality was the thing that made her movies memorable and the pictures that showed her personality were the best.
She and Dorothy Gish
both started working for D.W. Griffith
in the early days of American Mutoscope & Biograph. While it has been claimed that Griffith was immediately infatuated with Lillian, in their first film for him, An Unseen Enemy
(1912), he thought they were twins. According to Lillian's autobiography, he had to tie different colored hair ribbons on the girls to tell them apart and give ...
Later often played willful but conflicted women
The First Lady of American Cinema
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