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Marion Martin (Marion Suplee)

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Biography

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Dubbed "Hollywood's blonde menace," brassy, curvaceous Marion Martin (born Marion Suplee) was the daughter of a well-to-do Bethlehem Steel executive and reared in Main Line society. She attended exclusive schools until the family fortune was wiped out in the stock market crash of 1929. Forced to work, she found employment as a chorine in one of Earl Carroll's New York stage revues. Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. got a gander at the dazzling beauty and signed her to replace Gypsy Rose Lee in his Follies of 1933 wearing little but "a feather and some beads. Read more...

Actor

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Character: Peggy Arden

The Big Store 1941

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Character: Mitzi, tavern wench

New Wine 1941

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Character: Liza Hatrack

Love at First Fright 1941

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Character: 'Squirrel'

Tales of Manhattan 1942

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Character: Mimi Venus

The Big Street 1942

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Character: Wife - Bob Hope Skit

Star Spangled Rhythm 1942

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Character: Alice Angel

Lady of Burlesque 1943

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Character: Daisy Davenport

The Woman of the Town 1943

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Character: Terry Vance

Gildersleeve's Ghost 1944

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Character: Celeste Eltree

The Mystery of the Riverboat 1944

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Character: Ghost of Josephine

Sweethearts of the U.S.A. 1944

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Character: Lou, Blonde

Nobody Lives Forever 1946

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Character: Marion, Natalie's Girl Friend

That Brennan Girl 1946

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Character: La Belle La Tour

Oklahoma Annie 1952

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Character: Mlle. de la Valliere

The Man in the Iron Mask 1939

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