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Katharine Cornell (1893–1974)

Katharine Cornell was born on February 16, 1893 in Berlin, Germany. She is known for her work on Producers' Showcase (1954), Stage Door Canteen (1943) and No Time for Comedy (1940). She was married to Guthrie McClintic. She died on June 9, 1974 in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »
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Producers' Showcase Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Stage Door Canteen Katherine Cornell
No Time for Comedy Miscellaneous Crew
There Shall Be No Night Miranda Valkay


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 1957 There Shall Be No Night (TV Movie)
Miranda Valkay
 1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
- The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1956) ... Elizabeth Barrett Browning
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Katherine Cornell
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 1940 No Time for Comedy (producer: stage play)
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 1954 The Unconquered (Documentary)
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(November 15 to 22, 1943) She acted in Dodie Smith's play, "Lovers and Friends," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Raymond Massey, Henry Daniel, Carol Goodner, Katherine Hynes, and Raymond Massey in the cast. Motley was set and costume designer. She and John C. Wilson were also producers. Guthrie McClintic was ... See more »

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5 Print Biographies | 5 Articles | See more »

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I was nervous from the very beginning and it got worse as the years went on. I was conscientious and wanted to do more, always, than I was able. I don't think, when I was playing, that I was ever happy - beginning at 4 o'clock any afternoon. See more »


Born in Germany to U.S. parents, but raised in New York State. See more »


"The First Lady of the American Theater" See more »

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