Glenda Farrell

Glenda Farrell

  • Born on
    • June 30th, 1904
  • Died on
    • May 1st, 1971
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Glenda Farrell (June 30, 1904 – May 1, 1971) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. She is best known for her role as Torchy Blane in the Warner Bros. Torchy Blane film series and the Academy Award-nominated films Little Caesar (1931), I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932), and Lady for a Day (1933). With a career spanning more than 50 years, Farrell appeared in over 100 films and television series, as well as numerous Broadway plays. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 8, 1960, and won an Emmy Award for best supporting actress for her performance in the television series Ben Casey in 1963.

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Acting (28 Credits)

1964The Disorderly Orderly as Dr. Jean Howard
1964Kissin' Cousins as Ma Tatum
1959Middle of the Night as Mrs. Mueller
1955The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing as Mrs. Nesbit
1954Susan Slept Here as Maude Snodgrass
1954Secret of the Incas as Mrs. Winston
1948I Love Trouble as Hazel Bixby
1943City Without Men as Billie LaRue
1942The Talk of the Town as Regina Bush
1941Johnny Eager as Mae Blythe Agridowski
1937Smart Blonde as Torchy Blane
1937Breakfast for Two as Carol Wallace
1937Hollywood Hotel as Miss Jones, 'Jonesy'
1936Gold Diggers of 1937 as Genevieve “Gen” Larkin
1935Gold Diggers of 1935 as Betty Hawes
1934Hi, Nellie as Gerry
1934The Secret Bride as Hazel Normandie
1934The Big Shakedown as Lily 'Lil' Duran
1934Heat Lightning as Mrs. Tifton
1933Mystery of the Wax Museum as Florence Dempsey
1933The Keyhole as Dot
1933Lady for a Day as Missouri Martin
1933Bureau of Missing Persons as Belle Howard Saunders
1933Man's Castle as Fay La Rue
1932I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang as Marie Woods
1932The Match King as Babe
1932Three on a Match as Mrs. Black (uncredited)
1931Little Caesar as Olga Stassoff


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