Virginia Cherrill (1908–1996)


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Actress in US and UK films of the early 1930s. Born on a farm, Cherrill was discovered by Charles Chaplin while sitting beside him at a boxing match in Los Angeles; he introduced himself at intermission and hired her for her debut in City Lights (1931). She met husband Cary Grant at the premiere of Blonde Venus (1932) and stopped working after ... See full bio »

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City Lights A Blind Girl
(1931)
What Price Crime Sandra Worthington
(1935)
Delicious Diana Van Bergh
(1931)
White Heat Lucille Cheney
(1934)

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 1936 Troubled Waters
June Elkhardt
 1935 Late Extra
Janet Graham
 1935 What Price Crime
Sandra Worthington (as Virginia Cherril)
 1934 Money Mad
Linda
 1934 White Heat
Lucille Cheney
 1933 Ladies Must Love
Bill's Society Fiancee
 1933 Charlie Chan's Greatest Case
Barbara Winterslip
 1933 He Couldn't Take It
Eleanor Rogers
 1933 The Nuisance
Miss Rutherford
 1933 Fast Workers
Virginia
 1931 Delicious
Diana Van Bergh
 1931 The Brat
Angela
 1931 Girls Demand Excitement
Joan Madison
 1931 City Lights
A Blind Girl
 1928 The Air Circus
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Other Works:

stage comedy "Uneasily to Bed" at Glasgow Alhambra in Great Britain

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Virginia Cherril | Virginia Cherrill Martini

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[When asked why her film career ended] I was no great shakes as an actress. See more »

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In her 1935 divorce from actor Cary Grant, she received $50,000, which was equivalent to 50% of his community property at the time. See more »

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Aries

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