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Polly Bailey (1882–1952)

Polly Bailey was born on July 29, 1882 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Wedding Bells (1921), Tearin' Loose (1925) and Her Primitive Man (1944). She died on August 25, 1952 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Wedding Bells Hooper
(1921)
(1925)
Her Primitive Man Elderly Woman
(1944)
The Goat Actress
(1917)

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 1951 Excuse My Dust
Woman on Street (uncredited)
 1950 Harvey
Mrs. Krausmeyer (uncredited)
 1950 Mister 880
Woman (uncredited)
 1950 No Way Out
Woman (uncredited)
 1950 Annie Get Your Gun
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1950 A Woman of Distinction
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1950 Stars in My Crown
Mrs. Belsher (uncredited)
 1949 Tell It to the Judge
Dumpy Woman (uncredited)
 1949 The Lady Gambles
Woman at Slot Machine (uncredited)
 1949 The Stratton Story
Person in Theatre (uncredited)
 1949 Big Jack
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1948 The Snake Pit
Patient (uncredited)
 1948 The Return of October
Pekinese (uncredited)
 1948 For the Love of Mary (uncredited)
 1948 A Date with Judy
Elderly Woman (uncredited)
 1948 Return of the Bad Men
Mrs. Webster (uncredited)
 1948 Letter from an Unknown Woman
Passenger (uncredited)
 1948 Are You with It?
Police Matron (uncredited)
 1947 The Senator Was Indiscreet
Charwoman (uncredited)
 1947 Merton of the Movies
Mother in Theatre (uncredited)
 1947 The Unfinished Dance
Wardrobe Woman (uncredited)
 1947 The Case of the Baby Sitter
Mrs. Hinkey - Female Restaurant Customer (uncredited)
 1947 Something in the Wind
Old Woman (uncredited)
 1947 They Won't Believe Me
Untidy Woman (uncredited)
 1947 The Romance of Rosy Ridge
Wife (uncredited)
 1947 Dark Delusion
Scrub Woman (uncredited)
 1947/I The Egg and I
Reveler at Country Dance (uncredited)
 1947 Easy Come, Easy Go
Housewife (uncredited)
 1947 My Brother Talks to Horses
Spectator at Races / Hot Dog Woman (uncredited)
 1947 The Sea of Grass
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1947 Ladies' Man
Farmer's Wife (uncredited)
 1946 The Locket
The Cook (uncredited)
 1946 Bringing Up Father
Mrs. Norton (uncredited)
 1946 Bedlam
Scrub Woman (uncredited)
 1946 From This Day Forward
Manageress (uncredited)
 1945 That Night with You
Large Woman (uncredited)
 1945 Easy to Look At
Landlady (uncredited)
 1945 Nob Hill
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1945 The Frozen Ghost
Older Lady in Audience (uncredited)
 1944 None But the Lonely Heart
Ma Floom (uncredited)
 1944 The Climax
Cleaning Woman (uncredited)
 1944 Her Primitive Man
Elderly Woman
 1944 Hat Check Honey
Dowager (uncredited)
 1943 Swingtime Johnny (uncredited)
 1943 A Lady Takes a Chance
Beggar Woman (uncredited)
 1943 Young Ideas
Old Woman (uncredited)
 1943 Hers to Hold
Grey Lady (uncredited)
 1943 All by Myself
Mrs. Carter (uncredited)
 1943 The Youngest Profession
Governess (uncredited)
 1943 The Amazing Mrs. Holliday
Julie, the Cook (uncredited)
 1942 They All Kissed the Bride
Irish Woman (uncredited)
 1942 Wedded Blitz (Short)
 1942 Nazi Agent
Fat Woman (uncredited)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case
Scrubwoman (uncredited)
 1941 Appointment for Love
Dowager (uncredited)
 1941 The Gay Falcon
Landlady in Hallway (uncredited)
 1941 The Wild Man of Borneo (uncredited)
 1940 Kitty Foyle
Tenement Woman (uncredited)
 1940 Spring Parade
Minnie (uncredited)
 1940 I'm Still Alive
Mrs. Cady (uncredited)
 1940 La Conga Nights
Landlady (uncredited)
 1940 If I Had My Way
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1940 Enemy Agent
Woman (uncredited)
 1940 Young Tom Edison
Woman at Station (uncredited)
 1940 I Take This Woman
Mrs. Glutz - Woman in Clinic (uncredited)
 1939 The Housekeeper's Daughter
Apple Seller (uncredited)
 1939 Colorado Sunset
Dairyman's Wife (uncredited)
 1938 Midnight Intruder
The Reitter Cook (uncredited)
 1937 That's My Story!
Jail Matron (uncredited)
 1937 Trouble at Midnight
Miss Peabody (uncredited)
 1937 Bad Guy
Spectator (uncredited)
 1937 Two Wise Maids
Unknown Role (uncredited)
 1937 Man of the People
Crying Mother (uncredited)
 1936 Klondike Annie
Mission Woman (uncredited)
 1936 Riffraff
Woman at July 4 Celebration (uncredited)
 1935 It's in the Air (uncredited)
 1934 The Thin Man
Janitress (uncredited)
 1934 The Cat and the Fiddle
Ballet Mistress (uncredited)
 1925 Tearin' Loose
Nora (as Polly Van)
 1921 Wedding Bells
Hooper (as Polly Van)
 1917 The Chief Cook (Short) (as Polly Van)
 1917 The Goat (Short) (as Polly Van)
 1917 The Millionaire (Short) (as Polly Van)
 1917 The Hero (Short)
The Mother (as Polly Van)
 1917 Back Stage (Short) (as Polly Van)
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Polly Van
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