Rose Kefer Net Worth

Rose Kefer Net Worth is
$1.6 Million

Rose Kefer Biography

Born in New York City, Rose Hobart responded to the lure of the theater at a young age, went on stage at 15, then drifted to Hollywood and embarked on a movie career. Hobart film-debuted in the 1930 Fox version of "Liliom" and went on to appear in over 40 additional films, both in the A and B category. But by the late 1940s, her political views ...

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthMay 1, 1906
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, U.S.
Height5' 4½" (1.64 m)
Weightabout 155 pounds
ProfessionActress, Soundtrack
SpouseWilliam M. Grosvenor
Star SignTaurus

Interesting Facts

1Hobart had already appeared in a stage version of "Lilio," with Joseph Schildkraut and Eva Le Gallienne before making her screen debut in the 1930 film version.
2Hobart believes she was blacklisted because she was a board member of the Actors Lab. And was acting in a controversial play about miscegenation called "Deep Are the Roots.".
3Her father was first cellist for the New York Symphony and first violinist for the Metropolitan.
4Mmade her stage debut on the Chauutauqua circuit in the late 1910s.
5Interviewed in Tom Weaver's book "Attack of the Monster Movie Makers" (McFarland & Co., 1994).
6Son, Judson, born in 1949.
7She wrote an autobiography titled "A Steady Digression to a Fixed Point."
8Appeared in a student film, "Rancho California", in 1988.
9Edited "Haven News", the journal of the Motion Picture Country Home.
10When artist Joseph Cornell re-cut East of Borneo (1931) into an avant-garde silent short, he re-titled it Rose Hobart (1936) after the female lead.


1[In a 1984 "Films in Review" interview on her blacklisting) I've been accused of everything from being a Communist to a lesbian, but I was only interested in making things better for people.
2"I remember when a casting director simply told me that I had been blacklisted. I was livid. I also knew that I had done it to myself. I had spoken out against what I considered unfair treatment of people in Hollywood.'' - to the Los Angeles Times (1991) on being blacklisted.




Night Gallery1971TV SeriesMrs. Hugo (segment "The Dear Departed")
Cannon1971TV SeriesNina's Mother
The F.B.I.1968-1969TV SeriesMolly Ferguson / Maid
Peyton Place1966-1969TV SeriesMary
Gunsmoke1968TV SeriesMelanie Karcher
The Invaders1968TV SeriesHousekeeper - Irma
Make Room for Daddy1960TV SeriesSister #2 (Nun)
Bride of Vengeance1949Lady Eleanora
Mickey1948Lydia Matthews
Cass Timberlane1947Diantha Marl
The Trouble with Women1947Agnes Meeler
The Farmer's Daughter1947Virginia Thatcher
Canyon Passage1946Marta Lestrade
The Cat Creeps1946Connie Palmer
Claudia and David1946Edith Dexter
Isle of the Dead1945Mrs. Mary St. Aubyn (in long shot) (uncredited)
Conflict1945Kathryn Mason
The Brighton Strangler1945Dorothy Kent
The Soul of a Monster1944Lilyan Gregg
Song of the Open Road1944Mrs. Powell
The Crime Doctor's Strangest Case1943Mrs. Diana Burns
The Mad Ghoul1943Della
Swing Shift Maisie1943Lead Woman (uncredited)
Salute to the Marines1943Mrs. Carson
The Adventures of Smilin' Jack1943Fraulein Von Teufel
Dr. Gillespie's New Assistant1942Mrs. Black
Gallant Lady1942Rosemary Walsh
Who Is Hope Schuyler?1942Alma Pearce
Mr. and Mrs. North1942Carol Brent
A Gentleman at Heart1942Claire Barrington
No Hands on the Clock1941Marion West
Nothing But the Truth1941Mrs. Harriet Donnelly
I'll Sell My Life1941Dale Layden (Mary Jones)
Lady Be Good1941Mrs. Carter Wardley
Singapore Woman1941Alice North
Ziegfeld Girl1941Mrs. Merton
A Night at Earl Carroll's1940Ramona Lisa
Susan and God1940Irene
Wolf of New York1940Peggy Nolan
Tower of London1939Anne Neville
Convention Girl1935Cynthia 'Babe' LaVal
The Shadow Laughs1933Ruth Hackett
Scandal for Sale1932Claire Strong
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde1931Muriel Carew
Compromised1931Ann Brock
East of Borneo1931Linda Randolph
Chances1931Molly Prescott
A Lady Surrenders1930Isabel Beauvel


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde1931performer: "Fantasiestücke, op. 12: II. Aufschwung" 1837 - uncredited


I Used to Be in Pictures2000DocumentaryHerself
Universal Horror1998TV Movie documentaryHerself / interview
Humphrey Bogart: You Must Remember This...1997TV Movie documentaryHerself
Bogart: The Untold Story1996TV Movie documentaryHerself - Actress

Archive Footage

A Arca do Éden2011Documentary
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness2007TV Series documentaryMuriel Carew
Rose Hobart1936ShortWoman (from East of Borneo (1931)) (uncredited)

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