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Gracie, a Dance Hostess (as Allen)
Gracie the Girlfriend (as Allen)
Co-starred in "The Burns and Allen Show" on CBS and then NBC radio.
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2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Burns and Allen | Allen
5' (1.52 m)
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[explaining her "Gracie Allen" character] Gracie thought she was terribly smart. Gracie's character was different. Gracie thought everybody was out of step but her. She was always helping people. She was always sorry for you. Like if she would say, "My sister got up in the middle of the night, she screamed, she looked down at her feet and they turned black". You would say to her, "What did she do...
Staged a mock Presidential campaign in 1940; the theme of her campaign speech appeared to be "My girdle is killing me."
Her scatterbrained antics to George Burns' straight man