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Brenda Marshall (September 29, 1915 – July 30, 1992) was an American film actress.

Born Ardis Ankerson in Negros, Philippines, Marshall made her first film appearance in the 1939 Espionage Agent. The following year, she played the leading lady to Errol Flynn in The Sea Hawk. After divorcing actor Richard Gaines in 1940, she married the actor William Holden in 1941 and her own career quickly slowed. She starred opposite James Cagney in the 1942 film Captains of the Clouds. The Constant Nymph (1943) was a popular success but she virtually retired after this, appearing in only four more inconsequential films. Among these, she played scientist Nora Goodrich in the grade-B 1946 cult classic Strange Impersonation.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Brenda Marshall (September 29, 1915 – July 30, 1992) was an American film actress.

Born Ardis Ankerson in Negros, Philippines, Marshall made her first film appearance in the 1939 Espionage Agent. The following year, she played the leading lady to Errol Flynn in The Sea Hawk. After divorcing actor Richard Gaines in 1940, she married the actor William Holden in 1941 and her own career quickly slowed. She starred opposite James Cagney in the 1942 film Captains of the Clouds. The Constant Nymph (1943) was a popular success but she virtually retired after this, appearing in only four more inconsequential films. Among these, she played scientist Nora Goodrich in the grade-B 1946 cult classic Strange Impersonation.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Brenda Marshall, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 23

Birthday 1915-09-29

Day of Death 1992-07-30

Place of Birth Negros, Philippines

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1951 I Love Lucy (1 episode)
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (1 episode)
1950 The Iroquois Trail as Marion
1948 Whispering Smith as Marian Sinclair
1946 Strange Impersonation as Nora Goodrich
1943 Paris After Dark as Yvonne Blanchard
1943 Background to Danger as Tamara Zaleshoff
1943 The Constant Nymph as Toni Sanger
1943 Wings Up as Herself
1942 You Can't Escape Forever as Laurie Abbott
1942 Captains of the Clouds as Emily Foster
1941 Breakdowns of 1941 as Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
1941 The Smiling Ghost as Lil Barstow
1941 Highway West as Claire Foster
1941 Singapore Woman as Vicki Moore
1941 Footsteps in the Dark as Rita Warren
1940 South of Suez as Katharine 'Kit' Sheffield
1940 East of the River as Laurie Romayne
1940 Money and the Woman as Barbara Patteson
1940 The Man Who Talked Too Much as Celia Farrady
1940 The Sea Hawk as Doña Maria Alvarez de Cordoba
1939 Espionage Agent as Brenda Ballard
1939 Blackwell's Island as Reynolds' Secretary

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