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Leila Bennett Net Worth

Leila Bennett Net Worth is
$800,000

Leila Bennett Biography

Leila Bennett (November 17, 1892 - January 5, 1965) was an American film actress who primarily appeared in supporting roles as either slapstick sidekicks, mousy maids, and scatterbrains. Her biggest trade mark was her long thin lips. Despite the last name likeness she was in no way related to actresses Constance Bennett, Joan Bennett, and Barbara Bennett.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthNovember 17, 1892, Newark, New Jersey, United States
DiedJanuary 5, 1965, New York City, New York, United States
Place Of BirthNewark, New Jersey, USA
Height5' 3" (1.6 m)
ProfessionActress
SpouseFrancis M. (Frank) Keough (m. 1934)
Wikipediahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leila_Bennett
Star SignScorpio


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Diminutive bit player of the 1930s, one-time member of the Harry Blaney Stock Company in Brooklyn. The one performance which allowed her more screen time , as a stereotypical Negro maid in the 1932 comedy 'The First Year', gained a measure of notoriety with changing socio/political views, since the part was played by a white actress in blackface.


Filmography

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fury1936Edna Hooper
Mark of the Vampire1935Maria
One New York Night1935Betty (uncredited)
Wagon Wheels1934Hetty Masters
Dames1934Laura - Matilda's Maid
Housewife1934Jenny
Strictly Dynamite1934Miss Hoffman
Unknown Blonde1934The Maid
Once to Every Woman1934Sally
Easy to Love1934Hotel Maid (uncredited)
The Prizefighter and the Lady1933Stool-Pigeon Maid (uncredited)
Sunset Pass1933Hetty Miller
A Study in Scarlet1933Daffy Dolly
Terror Aboard1933Lena Klein
No Other Woman1933Susie
Tiger Shark1932Muggsey
Doctor X1932Mamie
The First Year1932Hattie
The Purchase Price1932Emily
Taxi!1932Ruby
Emma1932Matilda
Gentleman's Fate1931Lunch Counter Attendant (uncredited)

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wagon Wheels1953ShortHetty Masters (uncredited)

Source
IMDB Wikipedia
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