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Josephine Whittell

Highest Rated: 93% It's a Gift (1934)

Lowest Rated: 83% State Fair (1945)

Birthday: Nov 30, 1883

Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

Josephine Whittell was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Whittell kickstarted her acting career in various films such as "Marie, Ltd." (1919), "Caught Plastered" (1931) and "Symphony of Six Million" (1932). She also appeared in "It's a Gift" (1934) with W C Fields, "The Life of Vergie Winters" (1934) and "Jealousy" (1934). Her passion for acting continued to her roles in projects like "Beware of Ladies" (1937), "Larceny on the Air" (1937) and "Women Are Like That" (1937). She also appeared in the comedy sequel "Tugboat Annie Sails Again" (1940) with Marjorie Rambeau. In the latter half of her career, she continued to act in the comedy "Having Wonderful Crime" (1945) with Pat O'Brien, the Van Johnson remake "Easy to Wed" (1946) and "Affairs of Geraldine" (1946). She also appeared in "The Accused" (1949) and "Adventure in Baltimore" (1949). Whittell more recently acted in the comedic drama "Forever Female" (1953) with Ginger Rogers. Whittell passed away in June 1961 at the age of 78.

Highest rated movies

It's a Gift
The Enchanted Cottage
State Fair

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Molly Mrs. Van Nest (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adventure in Baltimore Mrs. Eckert (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 41% The Devil Thumbs a Ride Diane's mother (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 52% Easy to Wed Mrs. Burns Norvell (Character) - 1946
86% 83% The Enchanted Cottage Canteen Manager (Character) - 1945
83% 78% State Fair Mrs. Metcalf (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Standing Room Only Miss Becker (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet 60% The Magnificent Dope Mrs. Hunter (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Glamour Boy Helga Harris (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tugboat Annie Sails Again Miss Morgan (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Women Are Like That Miss Douglas (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Married Before Breakfast Miss Willis (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Larceny on the Air Nurse Nelson (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mills of the Gods Henrietta Hastings (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Life of Vergie Winters Madame Claire (Character) - 1934
93% 75% It's a Gift Mrs. Dunk (Character) - 1934