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Marjorie Lord

Marjorie Lord

  • Born on
    • July 26th, 1918
  • Died on
    • November 28th, 2015
Marjorie Lord (née Wollenberg) was an American television and film actress. She played Kathy "Clancy" O'Hara Williams, opposite Danny Thomas's character on The Danny Thomas Show and later Make Room for Granddaddy. In 1935, at the age of 16, Lord made her Broadway debut in The Old Maid with Judith Anderson. Her other Broadway appearances came in Signature, Little Brown Jug, and The Girl in the Freudian Slip. Lord was signed by RKO Radio Pictures in 1935. While appearing in Springtime for Henry with Edward Everett Horton, director Henry Koster approached her and signed her to a contract with Universal Studios. She appeared in six feature films and a film serial The Adventures of Smilin' Jack for Universal. Her film work includes a number of wartime pictures, including the 1943 mystery Sherlock Holmes in Washington, starring Basil Rathbone in the title role. She also appeared in the Western films Masked Raiders, Mexican Manhunt, and Down Laredo Way. In 1966, she played Mrs. Martha Meade, the wife of Bob Hope's character, in the screwball comedy Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number!

Filmography

Acting (7 Credits)

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1966Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! as Mrs. Martha Meade
1953Make Room for Daddy as Kathy Williams
1950Riding High as Mary Winslow
1947New Orleans as Grace Voiselle
1943Sherlock Holmes in Washington as Nancy Partridge
1943Johnny Come Lately as Jane
1943Flesh and Fantasy as Justine (uncredited)

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