Biography

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Loretta Young (January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. Starting as a child actress, she had a long and varied career in film from 1917 to 1953. She won the 1948 best actress Academy Award for her role in the 1947 film The Farmer's Daughter, and received an Oscar nomination for her role in Come to the Stable, in 1950. Young then moved to the relatively new medium of television, where she had a dramatic anthology series called The Loretta Young Show, from 1953 to 1961. The series earned three Emmy Awards, and reran successfully on daytime TV and later in syndication. Young, a devout Catholic, later worked with various Catholic charities after her acting career.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Loretta Young (January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. Starting as a child actress, she had a long and varied career in film from 1917 to 1953. She won the 1948 best actress Academy Award for her role in the 1947 film The Farmer's Daughter, and received an Oscar nomination for her role in Come to the Stable, in 1950. Young then moved to the relatively new medium of television, where she had a dramatic anthology series called The Loretta Young Show, from 1953 to 1961. The series earned three Emmy Awards, and reran successfully on daytime TV and later in syndication. Young, a devout Catholic, later worked with various Catholic charities after her acting career.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 110

Birthday 1913-01-06

Day of Death 2000-08-12

Place of Birth Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

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Also Known As

  • Gretchen Michaela Young
  • Gretchen Young
  • Лоретта Янг
  • Saint Loretta

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 And the Oscar Goes To...
2008 Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood as Madeleine Walters West (archive footage)
2003 Complicated Women as Herself (archive footage)
2000 Lon Chaney: A Thousand Faces as Herself (voice)
1989 Lady in the Corner as Grace Guthrie
1986 Christmas Eve as .Amanda Kingsley
1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Herself (archive footage)
1975 Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? as (archive footage)
1962 The New Loretta Young Show (23 episodes)
1953 Letter to Loretta (258 episodes) as Host
1953 It Happens Every Thursday as Jane MacAvoy
1952 Paula as Paula Rogers
1952 Because of You as Christine Carroll Kimberly
1951 Half Angel as Nora Gilpin
1951 Cause for Alarm as Ellen Jones
1950 The Costume Designer
1950 You Can Change The World as Herself
1950 Key to the City as Clarissa Standish
1949 Mother Is a Freshman as Abigail Fortitude Abbott
1949 The Accused as Dr. Wilma Tuttle
1949 Come to the Stable as Sister Margaret
1948 Rachel and the Stranger as Rachel Harvey
1947 The Bishop's Wife as Julia Brougham
1947 The Perfect Marriage as Maggie Williams
1947 The Farmer's Daughter as Katrin Holstrom
1946 The Stranger as Mary Longstreet
1945 Along Came Jones as Cherry de Longpre
1944 And Now Tomorrow as Emily Blair
1944 Ladies Courageous as Roberta Harper
1943 Show-Business at War as Herself
1943 China as Carolyn Grant
1942 A Night to Remember as Nancy Troy
1941 Bedtime Story as Jane Drake
1941 Hedda Hopper's Hollywood No. 2
1941 The Men in Her Life as Lina Varasvina / Polly Varley
1941 The Lady from Cheyenne as Annie Morgan
1940 He Stayed for Breakfast as Marianna Duval
1940 The Doctor Takes a Wife as June Cameron
1939 Eternally Yours as Anita Halstead
1939 The Story of Alexander Graham Bell as Mrs. Mabel Hubbard Bell
1939 Wife, Husband and Friend as Doris Borland
1938 Kentucky as Sally Goodwin
1938 Suez as Countess Eugenie de Montijo
1938 Three Blind Mice as Pamela Charters
1938 Four Men and a Prayer as Miss Lynn Cherrington
1937 Second Honeymoon as Vicky
1937 Wife, Doctor and Nurse as Ina Heath Lewis
1937 Love Under Fire as Myra Cooper
1937 Café Metropole as Laura Ridgeway
1937 Love Is News as Tony Gateson
1936 Ladies In Love as Susie Schmidt
1936 Ramona as Señora Moreno
1936 Private Number as Ellen Neal
1936 The Unguarded Hour as Lady Helen Dearden
1935 Hollywood Extra Girl as Crusades Actor
1935 The Crusades as Berengaria, Princess of Navarre
1935 Call of the Wild as Claire Blake
1935 Shanghai as Barbara Howard
1935 Clive of India as Margaret Maskelyne
1934 Caravan as Countess Wilma
1934 The White Parade as June Arden
1934 Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back as Lola Field
1934 Born to Be Bad as Letty Strong
1934 The House of Rothschild as Julie Rothschild
1933 Man's Castle as Trina
1933 The Devil's in Love as Margot Lesesne
1933 She Had to Say Yes as Florence 'Flo' Denny
1933 Midnight Mary as Mary Martin
1933 Heroes for Sale as Ruth Loring
1933 The Life of Jimmy Dolan as Peggy
1933 Zoo in Budapest as Eve
1933 Grand Slam as Marcia Stanislavsky
1933 Employees' Entrance as Madeleine
1932 They Call It Sin as Marion Cullen
1932 Life Begins as Grace Sutton
1932 Week-End Marriage as Lola Davis Hayes
1932 Play Girl as Buster 'Bus' Green Dennis
1932 The Hatchet Man as Sun Toya San
1932 Taxi! as Sue Riley Nolan
1931 Platinum Blonde as Gallagher
1931 The Ruling Voice as Gloria Bannister
1931 Three Girls Lost as Norene McMann
1931 I Like Your Nerve as Diane Forsythe
1931 How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 8: 'The Brassie'
1931 Big Business Girl as Claire 'Mac' McIntyre
1931 Too Young to Marry as Elaine Bumpstead
1931 The Stolen Jools as Loretta Young
1931 The Right of Way as Rosalie Evantural
1931 Beau Ideal as Isobel Brandon
1930 The Devil to Pay! as Dorothy Hope
1930 War Nurse as Nurse (uncredited)
1930 The Truth About Youth as Phyllis Ericson
1930 Kismet as Marsinah
1930 An Intimate Dinner in Celebration of Warner Bros. Silver Jubilee as Herself
1930 Road To Paradise as Mary Brennan / Margaret Waring
1930 The Second Floor Mystery as Marion Ferguson
1930 Show Girl in Hollywood as Cameo Appearance at Premiere
1930 The Man from Blankley's as Margery Seaton
1930 Loose Ankles as Ann
1929 Show of Shows as Performer in 'Meet My Sister' Number
1929 The Careless Age as Muriel
1929 Fast Life as Patricia Mason Stratton
1929 The Girl in the Glass Cage as Gladys Cosgrove
1929 The Squall as Irma
1929 Seven Footprints to Satan as One of Satan's Victims
1929 The Forward Pass
1928 The Magnificent Flirt as Denise Laverne
1928 Laugh, Clown, Laugh as Simonetta
1928 Scarlet Seas as Margaret Barbour
1921 The Sheik as Arab Child (uncredited)

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