Helen Elizabeth MacGlashan

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Helen Elizabeth MacGlashan

Also Known As: "Bess"
Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Buffalo, NY, USA
Death: July 13, 1969 (79)
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Andrew Fuller MacGlashan and Julia MacGlashan
Ex-wife of Wilfred Lucas; Michael Curtiz and Burton Leslie
Mother of John Meredyth Lucas
Sister of William MacGlashan and Viola MacGlashan

Occupation: Film actress, Film writer
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About Helen Elizabeth MacGlashan

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She was a film writer and silent film actress. The wife of the Casablanca director Michael Curtiz, Meredyth wrote The Affairs of Cellini (1934) and adapted The Unsuspected (1947). She was one of the 36 founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Her son, John Meredyth Lucas, wrote for television.

Selected filmography

   * The Unsuspected (1947)
   * The Mark of Zorro (1940)
   * Charlie Chan at the Opera (1936)
   * The Mighty Barnum (1934)
   * The Affairs of Cellini (1934)
   * Laughing Sinners (1931)
   * The Sea Bat (1930)
   * Romance (1930)
   * A Woman of Affairs (1928) - nominated for Academy Award
   * The Scarlet Lady (1928)
   * A Slave of Fashion (1925)
   * The Red Lily (1924)
   * Thy Name Is Woman (1924)
   * Rose o' the Sea (1922)
   * The Woman He Married (1922)
   * That Devil, Bateese (1918)
   * Pay Me! (1917)
   * The Wedding Guest (1916)
   * Stronger Than Death (1915)
   * The Fascination of the Fleur de Lis (1915)
   * The Trey o' Hearts (1914)
   * The Forbidden Room (1914)
   * A Sailor's Heart (1912)

Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bess_Meredyth

IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0580648/

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Helen Elizabeth MacGlashan's Timeline

1890
February 12, 1890
Buffalo, NY, USA
1919
May 1, 1919
Age 29
1969
July 13, 1969
Age 79
Los Angeles, CA, USA