Emily Fitzroy

Emily Fitzroy (24 May 1860 – 3 March 1954) was an English theatre and film actress who eventually became an American citizen. She was at one time a leading lady in London for Sir Charles Wyndham.

Emily Fitzroy
Fitzroy in Way Down East
Born(1860-05-24)24 May 1860
Died3 March 1954(1954-03-03) (aged 93)
OccupationFilm and theatre actress
Years active19131944

She made her film debut in 1915. Her debut in sound films came in Show Boat (1929).[1]

She retired in 1944, Her last film was The White Cliffs of Dover (1944).[1]

Fitzroy's Broadway credits include What the Public Wants (1922), I. O. U. (1918), Rich Man, Poor Man (1916), Lady Luxury (1914), Never Say Die (1912), Lady Patricia (1912), and Just to Get Married (1912).[2]

Selected filmography

References

  1. Nissen, Axel (2007). Actresses of a Certain Character: Forty Familiar Hollywood Faces from the Thirties to the Fifties. McFarland. pp. 184–185. ISBN 9780786427468. Retrieved 22 May 2018.
  2. "Emily Fitzroy". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on 22 May 2018. Retrieved 22 May 2018.


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