Gloria Holden

Actor, Model, Singer
Alluring, dark-haired former model and English leading lady, in Hollywood from the late 1930s through the 50s, best remembered as the title character in "Dracula's Daughter" (1936) and as Paul Muni's wife in the ... Read more »
Born: 09/05/1908 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (19)

This Happy Feeling 1958 (Movie)

Mrs Dover (Actor)

The Eddy Duchin Story 1956 (Movie)

Mrs Duchin (Actor)

Dream Wife 1953 (Movie)

Mrs Landwell (Actor)

Girls' School 1937 (Movie)

(Actor)

Hawaii Calls 1937 (Movie)

Mrs. Milburn (Actor)

Test Pilot 1937 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Life of Emile Zola 1936 (Movie)

Alexandrine Zola (Actor)

Dracula's Daughter 1935 (Movie)

Countess Marya Zaleska (Actor)

A Gentleman After Dark (Movie)

Miss Clark (Actor)

Adventures of Rusty (Movie)

Louise Hover (Actor)

Behind the Rising Sun (Movie)

Sara Braden (Actor)

Having Wonderful Crime (Movie)

Phyllis Gray (Actor)

Killer McCoy (Movie)

Mrs. McCoy (Actor)

Miss Annie Rooney (Movie)

Mrs. White (Actor)

Sister Kenny (Movie)

Mrs. McDonnell (Actor)

The Corsican Brothers (Movie)

Countess Franchi (Actor)

The Hucksters (Movie)

Mrs. Kimberly (Actor)

Undercover Maisie (Movie)

Mrs. Guy Canford (Actor)

Wife vs. Secretary (Movie)

Joan Carstairs (Actor)

Biography

Alluring, dark-haired former model and English leading lady, in Hollywood from the late 1930s through the 50s, best remembered as the title character in "Dracula's Daughter" (1936) and as Paul Muni's wife in the Oscar-winning 1937 film "The Life of Emile Zola. " Often cast as a femme fatale, Holden also appeared in "Test Pilot" (1938) opposite Spencer Tracy and Myrna Loy, "This Thing Called Love" (1941) and "The Eddie Duchin Story" (1956).

EDUCATION

American Academy of Dramatic Arts

New York, New York

Milestones

1958

Final film, "This Happy Feeling"

1936

US film debut, "Dracula's Daughter"

Church soloist and singer

Worked as an artists and clothes model

Managed an Elizabeth Arden salon in Southhampton, Long Island

Appeared on stage and as the lead in the Theatre Guild's tour of "As Husbands Go"

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