Edna May Oliver

1883 - 1942

She was born Edna May Nutter, a child of solid New England stock, on 9th November 1883 in Malden, Massachusetts. The daughter of Ida May and Charles Edward Nutter, Edna was a descendant of the 6th American president John Quincy Adams. Miss Oliver took an early interest in the stage, and she would quit school at the age of 14 to pursue her ambitions in the theater.Despite abandoning traditional schooling, Edna continued to study the performing arts, including speech and piano. One of her first jobs was as pianist with an all female orchestra which toured America around the turn of the century. By 1917 she had achieved success on Broadway in the hit play "Oh, Boy". By 1923 she had appeared in her first film. Edna May Oliver seems to have been born to play the classics of American and British literature. Some of her most memorable film roles were in adaptations of works of Charles Dickens. Although some have described her as plain or "horse faced", Edna May Oliver's comedic talents lent a

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The Personal History, Adventures, Experience, & Observation of David Copperfield the Younger

Yıl: 1935 | IMDB: 0026266

Ülke: ABD
Aka: David Copperfield, David Copperfield, The Personal History, Adventures, Experience, & Observation of David Copperfield the Younger
Tür: Macera, Drama, Romantik
Yönetmen: George Cukor,
Oyuncular: Edna May Oliver, Elizabeth Allan, Jessie Ralph, Harry Beresford, Freddie Bartholomew, Hugh Walpole, Basil Rathbone, Herbert Mundin, John Buckler, Fay Chaldecott, Una O'Connor, Lionel Barrymore, Violet Kemble Cooper, Elsa Lanchester, Jean Cadell,