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Silent-screen actress.

Cousin of actresses Edith Taliaferro and Mabel Taliaferro.

Founder of Bessie Barriscale Productions, a film production company.

Founder of B.B. Features, a film production company, in 1919.

Edwardian-era stage actress, noted for her beautiful eyes. In films from 1913, a major star with Thomas H. Ince and Kay-Bee until the early 1920s.

Following her death, she was interred next to her husband Howard Hickman at Mount Tamalpais Cemetery in San Rafael, California.

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6552 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on February 8, 1960.