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Lili Damita (1908–1994)


Lili was a French Actress who is remembered more for who she married than the movies she appeared in. When the sound revolution came into Hollywood, the studio's scrambled to find actors who could speak lines and record well. It was at this time that Lili burst on the scene. While her accent would always be very noticeable, the novelty of sound ... See full bio »

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Known For

(1931)
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Camila - 'La Perichole'
(1929)
Das Spielzeug von Paris Célimène aka Susana Armard
(1925)
Quand on est belle Laura Murdock
(1932)

Filmography

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 1938 L'escadrille de la chance
Edwige (as Lily Damita)
 1936 The Devil on Horseback
Diane Corday
 1935 Frisco Kid
Belle
 1935 Pirate Party on Catalina Isle (Short)
Lili Damita (uncredited)
 1935 Brewster's Millions
Rosalie La Rue
 1934 On a volé un homme
Annette
 1933 Goldie Gets Along
Goldie LaFarge
 1932 The Match King
Marta Molnar
 1932 This Is the Night
Germaine
 1932 Quand on est belle
Laura Murdock
 1932 One Hour with You
Mitzi Olivier
 1931 Friends and Lovers
Alva Sangrito
 1931/II The Woman Between
Julie Whitcomb (as Lily Damita)
 1931 Fighting Caravans
Felice (as Lily Damita)
 1931 Le père célibataire
Viviette Mouffard (as Lily Damita)
 1930 Soyons gais
Kitty
 1929 The Cock-Eyed World
Mariana Elenita
 1929 The Bridge of San Luis Rey
Camila - 'La Perichole'
 1929 The Rescue
Lady Edith Travers
 1928 Die große Abenteuerin
Adventuress
 1927 Die berühmte Frau
Sonja Litowskaja
 1927 Forbidden Love
Prinzessin Nadya von Kraya
 1926 The Golden Butterfly
Lilian, seine Pflegetochter
 1926 Secrets of a Soul (uncredited)
 1926 Fiaker Nr. 13
Lilian
 1925 Das Spielzeug von Paris
Célimène aka Susana Armard (as Liliane Damita)
 1925 Le prince charmant (as Lily Deslys)
 1924 Une femme dans la nuit (as Lily Damita)
 1924 La voyante
Suzanne
 1923 Corsica (as Lily Deslys)
 1922 La belle au bois dormant
Le Prince (as Lily Deslys)
 1922 Maman Pierre
Susy (as Lily Deslys)
 1922 La fille sauvage
Henriette Villedieu (as Lily Deslys)
 1922 L'empereur des pauvres
Riquette (as Lily Deslys)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Philip Barry's play, "The Philadelphia Story," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Muriel Williams in the cast.

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Liliane Damita | Lily Damita | Lily Deslys | Lily Seslys | Damita del Rojo

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

My ambition is not to become the greatest actress in the world but to have the handsomest son in the world. See more »

Trivia:

After her son Sean Flynn disappeared in Cambodia on April 6, 1970, she spent an enormous amount of money trying to find him but to no avail. She had him declared legally dead in 1984. See more »

Nickname:

Dynamita See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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