Alice Faye (I) (1915–1998)

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As A&E's Biography put it, "She rose from the mean streets of New York's Hell's Kitchen to become the most famous singing actress in the world. When the pressures of fame became too much, she had the courage to leave Hollywood on her own terms". Alice Faye was born Alice Jeanne Leppert in NYC on May 5, 1915. She was to become one of Hollywood's ... See full bio »

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Known For

Hello Frisco, Hello Trudy Evans
Stowaway Susan Parker
Fallen Angel June Mills


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 1980 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Betty Layton
 1978 The Magic of Lassie
The Waitress (Alice)
 1976 Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
Secretary at Gate
 1962 State Fair
Melissa Frake
 1945 Fallen Angel
June Mills
 1944 Four Jills in a Jeep
Alice Faye
 1943 The Gang's All Here
Edie Allen
 1943 Hello Frisco, Hello
Trudy Evans
 1941 Week-End in Havana
Nan Spencer
 1941 The Great American Broadcast
Vicki Adams
 1941 That Night in Rio
Baroness Cecilia Duarte
 1940 Tin Pan Alley
Katie Blane
 1940 Lillian Russell
Lillian Russell
 1940 Little Old New York
Pat O'Day
 1939 Barricade
Emmy Jordan
 1939 Hollywood Cavalcade
Molly Adair
 1939 Rose of Washington Square
Rose Sargent
 1939 Tail Spin
Trixie Lee
 1938 Alexander's Ragtime Band
Stella Kirby
 1938 Sally, Irene and Mary
Sally Day
 1938 In Old Chicago
Belle Fawcett
 1937 You're a Sweetheart
Betty Bradley
 1937 You Can't Have Everything
Judy Poe Wells
 1937 Wake Up and Live
Alice Huntley
 1937 On the Avenue
Mona Merrick
 1936 Stowaway
Susan Parker
 1936 Sing, Baby, Sing
Joan Warren
 1936 Poor Little Rich Girl
Jerry Dolan
 1936 King of Burlesque
Pat Doran
 1935 Music Is Magic
Peggy Harper
 1935 Every Night at Eight
Dixie Foley / Dixie Dean
 1934 365 Nights in Hollywood
Alice Perkins
 1934 She Learned About Sailors
Jean Legoi
 1934 Now I'll Tell
Peggy Warren
 1934 George White's Scandals
Kitty Donnelly / Mona Vale
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Other Works:

Radio: Appeared (radio debut) on Rudy Vallee's "Connecticut Yankee" program. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 5" (1.65 m)


Phil Harris  (his death)  (2 children) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on Tyrone Power] He was the best looking thing I've ever seen in my life. Kissing him was like dying and going to heaven. See more »


Feeling she had given one of the best dramatic performances of her career, Faye was so upset by Darryl F. Zanuck's editing hack job on Fallen Angel (1945), in order to benefit newcomer Linda Darnell, that she literally walked away from the studio and didn't return for 16 years. See more »


Often starred in films with Carmen Miranda See more »

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