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Claire Luce (1903–1989)

Claire Luce was born on October 15, 1903 in Syracuse, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Up the River (1930), The Philco Television Playhouse (1948) and Tales of Tomorrow (1951). She was married to Clifford Warren Smith. She died on August 31, 1989 in New York City, New York. See full bio »

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Known For

Up the River Judy Fields
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 1955-1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
Jean Blake
- Hold My Hand and Run (1956) ... Jean Blake
- Technique (1955)
- Roman Fever (1955)
 1953-1954 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series)
Muriel Flood / Nell O'Neill / Deborah Kane / ...
- Reflected Glory (1954) ... Muriel Flood
- The Thirteenth Chair (1953) ... Nell O'Neill
- Interference (1953) ... Deborah Kane
- Candlelight (1953) ... Marie
 1952 Lights Out (TV Series)
- Death Trap (1952)
 1951-1952 Cameo Theatre (TV Series)
- Of Unsound Mind (1951)
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
- The Children's Room (1952) ... Rose
 1949 Colgate Theatre (TV Series)
- The Queen Bee (1949)
 1949 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Becky Sharp
- The Queen Bee (1949)
- Becky Sharp (1949) ... Becky Sharp
 1937 Under Secret Orders
Gaby, Rene's Girl
 1937 Over She Goes
Pamela Ward
 1937 Let's Make a Night of It
Viola Vanders
 1935 Vintage Wine
 1935 Lazybones
Kitty McCarthy
 1930 Up the River
Judy Fields
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 1937 Over She Goes (performer: "A County Wedding", "I Breathe On Windows", "Over She Goes")
 1937 Let's Make a Night of It (performer: "The Spider and the Fly", "Havana" - uncredited)
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 1957 The Tonight Show (TV Series)
 1937 Starlight (TV Series)
Self - Performer
- Claire Luce (1937) ... Self - Performer

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Society Girl. Comedy. Written by John Larkin Jr. Directed by Stanley Logan. Booth Theatre: 30 Dec 1931- Jan 1932 (closing date unknown/13 performances). Cast: Robert Allen, Brian Donlevy, Claire Luce (as "Judy Gelett"), Hallie Manning, Charles Palazzi, Gordon Richards, Tom Rutherford, Helen Shipman, John Taylor, Edna West. ... See more »

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5' 3" (1.6 m)


Clifford Warren Smith  (divorced)

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Father: Frederick Earl Luce; Mother: Maud P. Hinds. See more »

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