Hattie McDaniel (1895–1952)

Actress | Soundtrack



Photos

  • Marion Davies, Hattie McDaniel, and Jean Parker in Operator 13 (1934)
  • Hattie McDaniel in The Great Lie (1941)
  • Mary Astor, George Brent, and Hattie McDaniel in The Great Lie (1941)
  • Bette Davis and Hattie McDaniel in The Great Lie (1941)
  • Bette Davis and Hattie McDaniel in The Great Lie (1941)
  • Bette Davis and Hattie McDaniel in The Great Lie (1941)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

Was referenced in both George Clooney and Mo'Nique's Oscar acceptance speeches.


Quotes

I'd rather play a maid than be one.


Trademark

Frequently played "maid" characters


Nickname

The Colored Sophie Tucker


Star Sign

Gemini

Personal Details

Born


Wichita, Kansas, USA

Died

(age 57)
Woodland Hills, California, USA


Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)

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