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Katharine Cornell (1893–1974)

Katharine Cornell was born on February 16, 1893 in Berlin, Germany. She is known for her work on Producers' Showcase (1954), Stage Door Canteen (1943) and No Time for Comedy (1940). She was married to Guthrie McClintic. She died on June 9, 1974 in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »
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Producers' Showcase Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(1956)
Stage Door Canteen Katherine Cornell
(1943)
No Time for Comedy Miscellaneous Crew
(1940)
There Shall Be No Night Miranda Valkay
(1957)

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 1957 There Shall Be No Night (TV Movie)
Miranda Valkay
 1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
- The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1956) ... Elizabeth Barrett Browning
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Katherine Cornell
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 1940 No Time for Comedy (producer: stage play)
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 1954 The Unconquered (Documentary)
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Stage Play: The Barretts of Wimpole Street. Comedy. Written by Rudolph Besier. Scenic and Costume Design by Jo Mielziner. Directed by Guthrie McClintic. Empire Theatre: 9 Feb 1931- Dec 1931 (closing date unknown/370 performances). Cast: Katharine Cornell, Brian Aherne (as "Robert Browning") [Broadway debut], Margaret Barker (as "Henrietta ... See more »

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If not for [husband] Guthrie [McClintic], I think I would have continued just drifting. He wanted to be an actor and my career was a sublimation of his desire, because he could pour his talents through me and that was a great advantage to me. I continued in the theater buoyed up mostly by his enthusiasm for it. He was one of those people who fascinated you always. You were never bored; sometimes ... See more »

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She appeared in only one Hollywood film (playing herself) - Stage Door Canteen (1943), but she is considered one of the great American stage actresses of the twentieth century. See more »

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Aquarius

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