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Mae Madison (1915–2004)

Born Mariska Megyzsi to Hungarian parents (her father was a violin maker who played in the San Francisco Symphony), Mae was one of those gals destined to be forever cast in the chorus line of lightweight musicals without ever attracting much notice. The exception was, in this case, the attention of numerous potential suitors, who included such ... See full bio »

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Known For

So Big! Julie Hempel
Manhattan Parade Woman in Charge of Fitting
Her Majesty, Love Elli - Fred's Sister
Miss Pinkerton Second Nurse


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 1935 Redheads on Parade
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 Reckless
Chorine (uncredited)
 1935 Folies Bergère de Paris
Girl in Secretary Number (uncredited)
 1934 Kid Millions
Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
 1934 Dames
Chorus girl (uncredited)
 1934 Now I'll Tell
Waitress (uncredited)
 1934 Coming Out Party
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1933 Sitting Pretty
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
 1933 Footlight Parade
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
 1933 Gold Diggers of 1933
Gold Digger (uncredited)
 1932 Hey! Hey! Westerner (Short)
 1932 The Big Stampede
Ginger Malloy
 1932 Miss Pinkerton
Second Nurse
 1932 The Tenderfoot
Cafe Maid (uncredited)
 1932 The Rich Are Always with Us
First Gossiper in 1920 (uncredited)
 1932 The Mouthpiece
 1932 So Big!
Julie Hempel
 1932 Play Girl
May, a Salesgirl (uncredited)
 1932 Union Depot
Waitress (uncredited)
 1931 Manhattan Parade
Woman in Charge of Fitting
 1931 Her Majesty, Love
Elli - Fred's Sister
 1931 The Mad Genius
Olga Chekova (uncredited)
 1931 Expensive Women
Irene (uncredited)
 1931 Bought!
Natalie Ransone
 1931 The Reckless Hour
Rita (uncredited)
 1931 Chances
Ruth (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1931 Smart Money
Irontown Blonde Borrowing $100 (uncredited)
 1930 Whoopee!
Girl (uncredited)
 1929 Sunnyside Up
Chorine (uncredited)
 1929 Words and Music
Ensemble Member (uncredited)
 1929 Fox Movietone Follies of 1929
Dancer (uncredited)
 1928 The Play Girl
Flapper (uncredited)
Show Show Self (4 credits)

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5' 5" (1.65 m)

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[on her marriage to director William C. McGann] He thought being married didn't mean giving up other women. He bought me a mink coat that reached from the ceiling to the floor with my name stitched into every pelt. The only problem was, he started seeing the girl who sold him the fur and then ditched me and married her.


Bit part player in early-sound talkies, performed for Busby Berkeley in many of his musical extravaganzas. See more »

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