Katharine Alexander

Katharine Alexander

  • Born on
    • September 22nd, 1898
  • Died on
    • January 10th, 1981
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Katharine Alexander (September 22, 1898 – January 10, 1981) was an American actress of stage and screen. She appeared in 44 films between 1930 and 1951. She was born in Fort Smith, Arkansas and died in Tryon, North Carolina. She was one eighth Cherokee Indian. She planned to be a concert artist, and it was while she was giving a violin recital that she was seen by Samuel Goldwyn who gave her a chance on stage from where she rose to be one of Broadway's leading ladies. She was married to William A. Brady Jr, (1900-1935), the son of William A. Brady a theatre actor, producer and sports promotor and actress Grace George. They had a daughter, Barbara Brady. She starred alongside Paul Muni as his wife Linda Loman in London's Phoenix Theatre production of Death of a Salesman, which opened on July 28, 1949, directed by Elia Kazan.


Acting (16 Credits)

1943The Human Comedy as Mrs. Steed
1942Now, Voyager as Miss Trask
1940Dance, Girl, Dance as Miss Olmstead
1939The Great Man Votes as Miss Billow
1939In Name Only as Laura
1939The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Madame de Lys
1937That Certain Woman as Mme Lloyd Rogers
1937Double Wedding as Claire Lodge
1937Stage Door as Cast of Stage Play
1935She Married Her Boss as Gertrude Barclay
1935After Office Hours as Julia Patterson
1935The Girl from 10th Avenue as Valentine French Marland
1934Death Takes a Holiday as Alda
1934Operator 13 as Pauline
1934The Barretts of Wimpole Street as Arabel Barrett
1934The Painted Veil as Mrs. Townsend

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