Lili Damita (Liliane Marie Madeleine Carré)

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Blaye, Gironde, France
Lili was a French Actress who is remembered more for who she married than the movies she appeared in. When the sound revolution came into Hollywood, the studio's scrambled to find actors who could speak lines and record well. It was at this time that Lili burst on the scene. While her accent would always be very noticeable, the novelty of sound overcame the quality of the lines. In the MGM movie The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1929), she played against Ernest Torrence as his love interest. Read more...


Character: Mariana Elenita

The Cock-Eyed World 1929

Character: Julie Whitcomb

The Woman Between 1931

Character: Marta Molnar

The Match King 1932

Character: Herself - Clip from 'La Fiesta Santa Barbara'

That's Entertainment! 1974