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Betty Lawford (1912–1960)

Betty Lawford was born on February 1, 1912 in London, England as Betty Joan Lawford. She was an actress, known for The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1929), Berkeley Square (1933) and Criminal Lawyer (1937). She was married to Burton "Barry" Buchanan and Monta Bell. She died on November 20, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Berkeley Square Marjorie Trant
Criminal Lawyer Betty Walker
Secrets of a Secretary Sylvia Merritt


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 1947 The Devil Thumbs a Ride
Agnes Smith
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Betty Lawford
 1937 Stolen Holiday
Helen Tuttle
 1937 Criminal Lawyer
Betty Walker
 1936 Love Before Breakfast
Countess Campanella
 1934 The Human Side
Alma Hastings
 1934 Let's Be Ritzy
Mrs. Pembrook
 1933 Gallant Lady
Cynthia Haddon
 1933 Berkeley Square
Marjorie Trant
 1933 The Monkey's Paw
 1931 Secrets of a Secretary
Sylvia Merritt
 1930 Old English
Phyllis Larne
 1929 The Return of Sherlock Holmes
Mary Watson
 1929 Lucky in Love
Lady Mary Cardigan
 1929 Gentlemen of the Press
Dorothy Snell Hanley
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 1929/I Night Club (Short)

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Played the role of Crystal Allen in the original 1936 Broadway stage production of "The Women". See more »

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Betty Lawford and Monta Bell were married in New York's City Hall by Mayor Jimmy Walker. See more »

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