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Paula Laurence (I) (1916–2005)

Paula Laurence was born on January 25, 1916 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Paula de Lugo. She was an actress, known for Dark Shadows (1966), Play of the Week (1959) and Producers' Showcase (1954). She died on October 29, 2005 in Morningside Heights, Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Dark Shadows Hannah Stokes / Opening Voiceover
Play of the Week Carlotta Ivanova
Producers' Showcase Roxane's Duenna
Firepower Woman Guest


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 1993-1994 Law & Order (TV Series)
Mrs. Silverman / Mrs. Franzel
- Golden Years (1994) ... Mrs. Silverman
- Night & Fog (1993) ... Mrs. Franzel
 1993 For Love or Money
Mrs. Elinor Vigushin
 1993 Tribeca (TV Series)
Woman Under Dryer
- The Hopeless Romantic (1993) ... Woman Under Dryer
 1988 Crossing Delancey
 1979 Firepower
Woman Guest
 1978 Eyes of Laura Mars
Aunt Caroline (as Paula Lawrence)
 1970 Cauliflower Cupids
 1970 Dark Shadows (TV Series)
Hannah Stokes / Opening Voiceover
- Episode #1.1014 (1970) ... Hannah Stokes
- Episode #1.1013 (1970) ... Hannah Stokes
- Episode #1.1005 (1970) ... Hannah Stokes
- Episode #1.1004 (1970) ... Hannah Stokes
- Episode #1.1003 (1970) ... Hannah Stokes / Opening Voiceover
 1959 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Carlotta Ivanova
- The Cherry Orchard (1959) ... Carlotta Ivanova
 1958 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Society lady
- Time of Your Life (1958) ... Society lady
 1958 Hansel and Gretel (TV Movie)
 1956 Playwrights '56 (TV Series)
Jane Widdy
- You and Me and the Gatepost (1956) ... Jane Widdy
 1955 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Roxane's Duenna
- Cyrano de Bergerac (1955) ... Roxane's Duenna
 1949 Repertory Theatre (TV Series)
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 1988 Crossing Delancey (performer: "Some Enchanted Evening")
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 1996 The Line King: The Al Hirschfeld Story (Documentary)
 1966 Girl Talk (TV Series)
- Episode dated 4 March 1966 (1966) ... Herself (as Paula Lawrence)

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Other Works:

She played Roxanne's Duenna in the 1946 Broadway revival of "Cyrano de Bergerac". This was the first production in which José Ferrer played Cyrano. See more »

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Paula Lawrence

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She died on October 29, 2005, at St. Luke's hospital following a brief decline in health after breaking a hip earlier in October. See more »

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