Queenie Smith

Queenie Smith was an accomplished actress who appeared in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. Smith kickstarted her acting career in various films such as the dramatic comedy "Mississippi" (1935) with ... Read more »
Born: 09/08/1898

Filmography

Actor (14)

Foul Play 1978 (Movie)

Elsie (Actor)

The End 1978 (Movie)

Old Lady in Car (Actor)

Hustle 1975 (Movie)

Customer (Actor)

The Funny Side 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Actor

The Funny Side 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Actor

The Legend of Lylah Clare 1968 (Movie)

Hairdresser (Actor)

Sweet Smell of Success 1957 (Movie)

Mildred Tam (Actor)

You Can't Run Away From It 1956 (Movie)

Elderly Lady (Actor)

My Sister Eileen 1955 (Movie)

Alice (Actor)

Caged 1950 (Movie)

Mrs Warren (Actor)

The Long Night 1947 (Movie)

Mrs. Tully (Actor)

Show Boat 1936 (Movie)

Elly May Chipley (Actor)

Biography

Queenie Smith was an accomplished actress who appeared in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. Smith kickstarted her acting career in various films such as the dramatic comedy "Mississippi" (1935) with Bing Crosby, "Show Boat" (1936) with Irene Dunne and the Vera Zorina adaptation "On Your Toes" (1939). She also appeared in the Joan Fontaine drama "From This Day Forward" (1946), the crime flick "The Killers" (1946) with Burt Lancaster and "Nocturne" (1946) with George Raft. She kept working in film throughout the forties and the fifties, starring in "Sleep, My Love" (1948), "The Snake Pit" (1949) and "The Great Rupert" (1950). She also appeared in the Eleanor Parker drama "Caged" (1950). In the latter part of her career, she continued to act in the Burt Reynolds crime feature "Hustle" (1975) and the comedy "Foul Play" (1978) with Goldie Hawn. She also was featured in the TV movie "The Girls of Huntington House" (ABC, 1972-73). Smith last acted in the comedy "The End" (1978) with Burt Reynolds. Smith passed away in August 1978 at the age of 80.

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