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Violet Kemble Cooper (1886–1961)

Violet Kemble Cooper was born on December 12, 1886 in London, England. She was an actress and writer, known for Our Betters (1933), David Copperfield (1935) and Romeo and Juliet (1936). She was married to Walter Ferris. She died on August 17, 1961 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Our Betters Duchess
David Copperfield Jane Murdstone
Romeo and Juliet Lady Capulet - Wife to Capulet
The Invisible Ray Mother Rukh


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 1936 Romeo and Juliet
Lady Capulet - Wife to Capulet
 1936 The Invisible Ray
Mother Rukh
 1935 Cardinal Richelieu
Queen Marie
 1935 Vanessa, Her Love Story
Lady Herries
 1935 David Copperfield
Jane Murdstone
 1934 The Fountain
Baroness Van leyden
 1933 The Invisible Man
Woman (uncredited)
 1933 Our Betters
Duchess (as Violet Kemble-Cooper)
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 1936 The Road to Glory (uncredited)

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Stage Play: The Professor's Love Story (Revival). Written by J.M. Barrie. Knickerbocker Theatre: 26 Feb 1917- Apr 1917 (closing date unknown/48 performances). Cast: George Arliss (as "Professor Goodwillie"), Florence Arliss [credited as Mrs. George Arliss] (as "Miss Agnes Goodwillie"), Ethel Dane (as "The Dowager Lady Gilding"), Reginald ... See more »

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Violet Kemble-Cooper

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Distinguished British actress of regal bearing. She came from a theatrical family, and acted on stage from 1905 (Broadway, 1912-34). Appeared in a few 1930's Hollywood films. See more »

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