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Active on Broadway from 1926-1934. Performed in 9 major productions including the original cast production of "The Great Gatsby" in 1924.

Children: David and Sarah Jane.

Appeared in six Best Picture Oscar nominees: The Thin Man (1934), The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), Going My Way (1944), Double Indemnity (1944) and Miracle on 34th Street (1947), with Going My Way winning Best Picture.