Appeared (as "Slim") in "The Big Fight" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Milton Herbert Gropper
and Max Marcin
. Directed by David Belasco
. Majestic Theatre: 18 Sep 1928-Oct 1928 (closing date unknown/31 performances). Starring Jack Dempsey
(as "Jack Dillon"). Cast: Alan Allyn, Edna Bennett, Joe Bernstein, Frank Callahan, Henry ...
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5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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[in 1930] Even to this day I'm clothes conscious on the set. When I decided to do The Ten Commandments
(1923) I had a net suit made that was skin tight and completely covered me. You couldn't see through it but it didn't pick up in the camera, so cleverly was it made. I always thought Mr. DeMille was a good sport to humor me in that.
Had a dramatic soprano voice and studied singing in the late 1920s and early 1930s. When she retired from films in the mid-1930s, she began a successful career as a singer, receiving a salary of $1,000 a week. She performed in vaudeville, on the stage in musicals, and in night clubs. At one point, she even gave a concert at New York's famous Carnegie Hall.
Her dark beauty
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