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Overview (4)

Born in Salem, New York, USA
Died in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
Birth NameEthel S. Magee
Height 5' 5½" (1.66 m)

Mini Bio (2)

Jane Gail was born in Salem, New York. She was an early silent movie actress who didn't obtain the success of her counterparts. Her last film was Bitter Fruit (1920) in 1920. She never appeared on the silver screen again. Jane died in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1963.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Denny Jackson

Jane Gail born Ethel Magee in Salem, New York in 1890. She starred in early American silent drama and comedy movies, began on stage in 1905, her film career began as an extra in 1912 and became a leading lady the following year, she is best remembered for her role in 1913's 'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde where she gained worldwide fame as Dr. Jekyll's imperiled fiancee. In 1914 she traveled to England where she starred in many drama films for the London Film Company often under the direction of George Loane Tucker she returned to America in 1916 to star on the Broadway stage. She was only 30 years old when she made her last film 'Bitter Fruit'in 1920. Married to writer Edwin C. Hill. She died in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1963 age 72.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Paul Rothwell-Smith

Spouse (1)

Edwin C. Hill (? - 12 February 1957) ( his death)

Trivia (1)

She died on her 74th birthday.

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