Katharine Snell

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Birmingham, Alabama, USA
She grew up in Los Angeles in the home of her father, an executive with the Sid Grauman organization, and her paternal grandmother, a retired hotelier.

Upon her graduation from the Flintridge Academy in 1933, she was given a screen test at Paramount, and hired as a singer and dancer. She appeared in virtually every musical made at Paramount from 1933 to 1939. She used to joke that she went to college at Paramount, since she appeared in all the so-called "College" movies [i.e. Read more...