Appeared (as "Jean" / "Dancing Girl") in "Count Me In" on Broadway. Musical revue. Music / lyrics by Ann Ronell
. Based on material by Walter Kerr
and Leo Brady
. Music orchestration by Russell Bennett. Special orchestral arrangements by Don Walker
. Vocal arrangements by Buck Warnick. Choreographed music by Will Irwin. Directed ...
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Miss Jean Arthur
5' 3" (1.6 m)
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I bumped into every kind of disappointment, and was frustrated at every turn. Roles promised me were given to other players, pictures that offered me a chance were shelved, no one was particularly interested in me, and I had not developed a strength of personality to make anyone believe I had special talents. I wanted so desperately to succeed that I drove myself relentlessly, taking no time off ...
On the completion of her Columbia contract in 1944, she reportedly ran through the studio's streets, shouting "I'm free, I'm free!".
High-pitched, sometimes whiny sounding voice