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Claire Whitney (I) (1890–1969)

Claire Whitney was born in New York City on May 6, 1890. Her acting career first started out on the stage, but as time wore on, it was evident that films were taking the place of plays, at least for a while. Her first film was The Star of India (1913) when she was 23. Claire did well enough in her first movie that she starred in many films, both ... See full bio »

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Beneath the Czar Anna Pavlowa
Camille Celeste Duval
Cowboy Cavalier Mary Croft - aka Collins
Tangled Lives Marion Halcombe


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 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- Amelia (1955)
 1949 Dancing in the Dark
Board Member (uncredited)
 1949 Roaring Westward
Aunt Jessica Martin
 1949 Frontier Investigator
Molly Bright
 1949 An Old-Fashioned Girl
Miss Mills
 1948 Ladies of the Chorus
Mrs. Windrift - Party Guest (uncredited)
 1948 The Snake Pit
Inmate (uncredited)
 1948 The Strange Mrs. Crane
Edna Emmerson
 1948 The Babe Ruth Story
Mrs. Jackson - Johnny's Mother (uncredited)
 1948 Cowboy Cavalier
Mary Croft - aka Collins
 1948 California Firebrand
Prunella (uncredited)
 1948 Oklahoma Badlands
Agatha Scragg
 1948 Rocky
 1947 Dangerous Years
Woman (uncredited)
 1947 Christmas Eve
Mrs. Bunyan
 1947 Kilroy Was Here
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1946 She Wrote the Book
Matron (uncredited)
 1946 The Haunted Mine
Mrs. Durant
 1946 Smooth as Silk
Woman (uncredited)
 1945 Anchors Aweigh
USO Mother (uncredited)
 1945 G.I. Honeymoon
Mrs. Brown
 1945 A Guy, a Gal and a Pal
Mrs. Smith (uncredited)
 1945 Keep Your Powder Dry
WAC Seamstress #1 (uncredited)
 1945 Under Western Skies
Mrs. Mathilda Simms (uncredited)
 1945 She Gets Her Man
Landlady (uncredited)
 1944 When Strangers Marry
Middle-Aged Wife on Train
 1944 Gypsy Wildcat
Maid (uncredited)
 1944 The Mummy's Ghost
Mrs. Norman
 1944 Ladies of Washington
Taxi Passenger (uncredited)
 1944 Moon Over Las Vegas
Mrs. Towers, Grace's Mother (uncredited)
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Woman at Boardinghouse (uncredited)
 1944 Hat Check Honey
Mrs. Worthington
 1943 The Woman of the Town
Mrs. Robert Wright
 1943 Tender Comrade
Nurse (uncredited)
 1943 Wintertime
Bridge Player (uncredited)
 1943 So's Your Uncle
 1943 Get Going
 1943 False Faces
Agnes Harding (uncredited)
 1943 Mister Big
Theatrical Party Member (uncredited)
 1942 Behind the Eight Ball
Woman (uncredited)
 1942 Silver Queen
Mrs. Harriet Bailey (uncredited)
 1942 The Silver Bullet
Emily Morgan
 1942 There's One Born Every Minute
Mrs. Barstow (uncredited)
 1942 Lady in a Jam
Woman (uncredited)
 1942 Saboteur
Wife in Movie Audience (uncredited)
 1942 Frisco Lil
Nell Brewster
 1941 Mob Town
Mrs. Simpson (uncredited)
 1941 In the Navy
Gushing Mother (uncredited)
 1940 The House of the Seven Gables
Witness (uncredited)
 1939 Charlie McCarthy, Detective
Maid (uncredited)
 1939 Laugh It Off
Miss Martin (uncredited)
 1939 Chip of the Flying U
Miss Robinson
 1939 Tower of London
Civilian Woman (uncredited)
 1939 When Tomorrow Comes
Waitress (uncredited)
 1939 I Stole a Million
Hospital Matron (uncredited)
 1939 The Forgotten Woman
Woman Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 Secrets of a Nurse
Nurse (uncredited)
 1938 Red Barry
Secretary (uncredited)
 1938 Letter of Introduction
Nurse Ryan (uncredited)
 1935 Way Down East
Quilting Party Woman
 1934 Enlighten Thy Daughter
Alice Stevens
 1931 A Free Soul
Aunt Helen (uncredited)
 1931 Iron Man
Louise Lewis (uncredited)
 1929 Room 909 (Short)
The Hotel Chambermaid
 1929 Gossip (Short)
Alice - Bill's Wife
 1926 The Great Gatsby
 1921 The Leech
 1921 Fine Feathers
Jane Reynolds
 1921 The Passionate Pilgrim
 1920 Love, Honor and Obey
Marion Holbury
 1920 A Common Level
Marion Schuyler
 1920 Why Women Sin
Baroness de Ville
 1920 The Chamber Mystery
Kitty Parker
 1920 Mothers of Men
Marie Helmar
 1919 The Isle of Conquest
Claire Wilson
 1919 The Career of Katherine Bush
Lady Beatrice Strobridge
 1919 The Man Who Stayed at Home
Molly Preston
 1918 Kaiser's Finish
Emily Busch
 1918 Ruling Passions
Louise Palmer
 1918 Moral Suicide
Lucy Daniels
 1917 When False Tongues Speak
Helen Lee
 1917 Shirley Kaye
Daisy Magen
 1917 Thou Shalt Not Steal
 1917 Camille
Celeste Duval
 1917 Heart and Soul
 1917 Tangled Lives
Marion Halcombe
 1917 The New York Peacock
Billy's Wife
 1916 The Victim
Edna Boulden
 1916 Jealousy
 1916 The Straight Way
Nell Madison
 1916 Sporting Blood
Bessie Riddle
 1916 Under Two Flags
 1916 East Lynne
Barbara Hare
 1916 A Wife's Sacrifice
Pauline de Moray
 1916 The Ruling Passion
Claire Sherlock
 1915 The Mysterious Bride (Short)
 1915 The Galley Slave
Cecil Blaine
 1915 Blindness of Devotion
 1915 The Song of Hate
Undetermined Role
 1915 Should a Mother Tell
Baroness Gauntier
 1915 The Plunderer
Joan Presby
 1915 The Governor
Georgiana Byrd
 1915 The Girl I Left Behind Me
The General's Daughter
 1914/II The Idler
Kate Merryweather
 1914 The Walls of Jericho
Lady Althea
 1914 Life's Shop Window
Lydia Wilton
 1914 The Lure
 1914 The Million Dollar Robbery
Daphne Pell
 1914 The Woman of Mystery
 1914 Fighting Death
 1914 The Dream Woman
Alicia Warlock - The Woman in Black
 1914 Beneath the Czar
Anna Pavlowa
 1913 Shadows of the Moulin Rouge
Mrs. Dupont
 1913 Ben Bolt
Alice Lee
 1913 The Star of India
Captain Kenneth's Wife
 1913 The Rogues of Paris (Short)
 1913 The Closed Door (Short)
Florence's Sister
 1912 The Paralytic (Short)
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