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Ellen Lowe (I) (1898–1984)

Ellen Lowe was born on August 11, 1898 in Ontario, Canada as Ellen Crotty. She was an actress, known for Saddlemates (1941), Rancho Grande (1940) and Rosie the Riveter (1944). She died on September 8, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Saddlemates Aunt Amanda
Rancho Grande Effie Tinker
Rosie the Riveter Stella Prouty


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 1957-1958 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Mrs. Hunter / Helen
- A Family Alliance (1958) ... Mrs. Hunter
- The Hill Wife (1957) ... Helen
 1950 Hit Parade of 1951
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1950 Side Street
Mrs. Rivers (uncredited)
 1949 Reign of Terror
Marie Blanchard (uncredited)
 1948 The Snake Pit
Patient (uncredited)
 1948 Sitting Pretty
Effie, the Appleton Maid (uncredited)
 1948 Open Secret
Mae Locke
 1946 Night and Day
Nurse (uncredited)
 1945 Gangs of the Waterfront
Mrs. Tutters (uncredited)
 1944 Port of 40 Thieves
Miss Jones
 1944 Bordertown Trail
 1944 Goodnight, Sweetheart
Caryl's Landlady
 1944 Rosie the Riveter
Stella Prouty
 1943 Sleepy Lagoon
Mrs. Simms
 1943 Hi Diddle Diddle
 1943 Young Ideas
Secretary (uncredited)
 1943 Pilot #5
Mrs. Pritchard (uncredited)
 1943 The Blocked Trail
Mrs. Plenty Harvest (uncredited)
 1943 Idaho
Hatchet-Faced Townswoman (uncredited)
 1941 You Belong to Me
 1941 Tom, Dick and Harry
Matron (uncredited)
 1941 Saddlemates
Aunt Amanda
 1941 Citizen Kane
Ms. Townsend (uncredited)
 1940 Wagon Train
 1940 Anne of Windy Poplars (uncredited)
 1940 Grand Ole Opry
Granny (uncredited)
 1940 My Favorite Wife
Weissmuller Inquirer's Companion (uncredited)
 1940 Rancho Grande
Effie Tinker (as Ellen E. Lowe)
 1940 Black Friday
Midtown Hotel Maid (uncredited)
 1938 The Beloved Brat
 1936 Dancing Pirate
Miss Ponsonby (uncredited)
 1936 Small Town Girl
Sally (uncredited)
 1936 The Murder of Dr. Harrigan
Nurse Foster (uncredited)
 1936 King of Burlesque
Miss Meredith (as Ellen E. Lowe)
 1933 Christopher Bean

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Ellen E. Lowe

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Small-part character actress, often in roles of more advanced age than her own. On Broadway from 1929 and regularly in films from 1933.

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