Frances Dee

Frances Dee

  • Born on
    • November 26th, 1909
  • Died on
    • March 6th, 2004
Frances Marion Dee (November 26, 1909 – March 6, 2004) was an American screen and television actress. She starred opposite Maurice Chevalier in the early talkie musical Playboy of Paris (1930). She starred in the film An American Tragedy (1931) in a role later recreated by Elizabeth Taylor in the 1951 re-titled remake A Place in the Sun. She also had a prominent role in the classic 1943 Val Lewton psychological horror film I Walked With a Zombie. Dee was the wife of Hollywood star Joel McCrea.

Starring Frances Dee on Plex


Acting (17 Credits)

1988The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind as (archive footage)
1951Payment on Demand as Eileen Benson
1948Four Faces West as Fay Hollister
1947The Private Affairs of Bel Ami as Marie de Varenne
1943I Walked with a Zombie as Betsy Connell
1942Meet the Stewarts as Candace 'Candy' Goodwin
1938If I Were King as Katherine de Vaucelles
1937Souls at Sea as Margaret Tarryton
1937Wells Fargo as Justine Pryor
1936Come and Get It as Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
1935Becky Sharp as Amelia Sedley
1934Finishing School as Virginia Radcliffe
1934Of Human Bondage as Sally Athelny
1933Little Women as Meg
1932If I Had a Million as Mary Wallace (uncredited)
1931An American Tragedy as Sondra Finchley
1930Monte Carlo as Receptionist (uncredited)


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