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Barbara Reed

Highest Rated: 100% Make Way for Tomorrow (1937)

Lowest Rated: 86% Three Smart Girls (1936)

Birthday: Dec 29, 1917

Birthplace: Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada

Barbara Read was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Read kickstarted her acting career in various films such as the dramatic adaptation "Make Way For Tomorrow" (1937) with Victor Moore, the Bert Lahr comedy "Merry-Go-Round of 1938" (1937) and the Lewis Stone crime picture "The Man Who Cried Wolf" (1937). She also appeared in "The Mighty Treve" (1937). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like the drama "The Road Back" (1937) with John King, the musical comedy "Three Smart Girls" (1937) with Deanna Durbin and "Behind the Mask" (1946). Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in "The Missing Lady" (1946), the mystery "The Shadow Returns" (1946) with Kane Richmond and the western "Coroner Creek" (1948) with Randolph Scott. Read more recently wrote "Santabear's First Christmas" (ABC, 1986-87).

Highest rated movies

Make Way for Tomorrow
Three Smart Girls

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 67% Coroner Creek Abbie Miles (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ginger Peggy Sullivan (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Key Witness Martha Higby (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Shadow Returns Margo Lane (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Behind the Mask Margo Lane (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death Valley Mitzi (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Missing Lady Margo Lane (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rubber Racketeers Mary Dale (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Too Many Women Linda Pearson (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Curtain Call Helen Middleton (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Married and in Love Helen Yates (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sorority House Dotty Spencer (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Spellbinder Janet Marlowe (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Midnight Intruder Patricia (Character) - 1938
100% 92% Make Way for Tomorrow Rhoda Cooper (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man Who Cried Wolf Nan (Character) - 1937
86% 51% Three Smart Girls Kay Craig (Character) - 1936