Martin, Marion (1908–1985)

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Martin, Marion (1908–1985)

American stage and screen actress. Born Marion Suplee, June 7, 1908, in Philadelphia, PA; died Aug 13, 1985, in Santa Monica, CA.

Made Broadway debut in Lombardi, Ltd. (1927), followed by Shady Lady, Ziegfeld Follies of 1933, George White's Scandals and New Faces of 1936 (replacing Gypsy Rose Lee); made film debut in Sinners in Paradise (1938); other films include Youth Takes a Fling, The Storm, Suspense, Cinderella Jones, Queen of Burlesque, Angel on My Shoulder, Come to the Stable, Boom Town, Girls of the Big House and Tales of Manhattan; retired (1950).

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