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Marjorie Main

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Marjorie Main (February 24, 1890 – April 10, 1975) was an American character actress, mainly at MGM, perhaps best known for her role as Ma Kettle in a series of ten Ma and Pa Kettle movies. Description above from the Wikipedia article Marjorie Main, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 24, 1890 In Acton, Indiana, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
85
First Appeared:
In the movie Harry Fox and His Six American Beauties 1929-07-21
Latest Project:
Movie The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm 1957-05-10
Known For
Poster of Ricochet Romance
Poster of The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap
Poster of Tish
Poster of King of the Newsboys
Filmography
Movie The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm Ma Kettle 1957-05-10
Movie The Kettles In The Ozarks Ma Kettle 1956-04-01
Movie Friendly Persuasion The Widow Hudspeth 1956-11-25
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki Ma' Kettle 1955-04-01
Movie The Long, Long Trailer Mrs. Hittaway 1954-02-18
Movie Rose Marie Lady Jane Dunstock 1954-03-03
Movie Ricochet Romance Pansy Jones 1954-11-01
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle at Home Ma Kettle 1954-03-10
Series December Bride Unknown 1954-10-04
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation Ma Kettle 1953-04-01
Movie Fast Company Ma Parkson 1953-05-21
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair Ma Kettle 1952-01-01
Movie The Belle of New York Mrs Phineas Hill 1952-02-22
Movie Mr. Imperium Mrs. Cabot 1951-03-02
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the Farm Ma Kettle 1951-05-10
Movie The Law and the Lady Julia Wortin 1951-07-20
Movie It's a Big Country Mrs. Wrenley 1951-11-20
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town Ma Kettle 1950-01-04
Movie Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone Harriet 'Hattie' O'Malley 1950-12-08
Movie Summer Stock Esme 1950-08-31
Movie Ma and Pa Kettle Phoebe 'Ma' Kettle 1949-04-01
Movie Big Jack Flapjack Kate 1949-04-12
Movie Feudin', Fussin' and A-Fightin' Maribel Mathews 1948-06-01
Movie The Egg and I Phoebe 'Ma' Kettle 1947-05-01
Movie The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap Widow Hawkins 1947-10-07
Movie The Harvey Girls Sonora Cassidy 1946-01-18
Movie Bad Bascomb Abbey Hanks 1946-05-26
Movie The Show-Off Mrs. Fisher 1946-12-01
Movie Undercurrent Lucy 1946-11-11
Movie Murder, He Says Mamie Fleagle Smithers Johnson 1945-01-01
Movie Meet Me in St. Louis Katie 1944-11-23
Movie Rationing Iris Tuttle 1944-03-24
Movie Gentle Annie Annie Goss 1944-12-05
Movie Heaven Can Wait Mrs. Strabel 1943-08-11
Movie Johnny Come Lately 'Gashouse' Mary 1943-09-03
Movie We Were Dancing Judge Hawkes 1942-04-30
Movie The Bugle Sounds Susie 'Suz' 1942-01-30
Movie The Affairs of Martha Mrs. McKissick 1942-06-21
Movie Jackass Mail Clementine 'Tina' Tucker 1942-07-01
Movie Tish Miss Letitia 'Tish' Carberry 1942-09-17
Movie Tennessee Johnson Mrs. Maude Fisher 1942-12-01
Movie The Trial of Mary Dugan Mrs. Collins 1941-02-14
Movie Wild Man of Borneo Irma, the Cook 1941-01-24
Movie Barnacle Bill Marge Cavendish 1941-04-07
Movie Honky Tonk Mrs. Varner 1941-10-01
Movie The Shepherd of the Hills Granny Becky 1941-07-18
Movie A Woman's Face Emma Kristiansdotter 1941-05-09
Movie Women Without Names Mrs. Lowery 1940-03-14
Movie I Take This Woman Gertie 1940-02-01
Movie Dark Command Mrs. Cantrell / Mrs. Adams 1940-04-15
Movie Turnabout Nora 1940-05-17
Movie Wyoming Mehitabel 1940-09-13
Movie The Captain Is a Lady Sarah May Willett 1940-06-21
Movie Susan and God Mary 1940-06-07
Movie The Women Lucy 1939-01-01
Movie Another Thin Man Mrs. Dolley 1939-01-01
Movie Lucky Night Mrs. Briggs 1939-05-05
Movie Two Thoroughbreds Hildegarde 'Hildy' Carey 1939-12-08
Movie They Shall Have Music Mrs. Miller 1939-08-18
Movie Angels Wash Their Faces Mrs. Arkelian 1939-08-26
Movie Prison Farm Matron Brand 1938-06-17
Movie Romance of the Limberlost Nora 1938-06-16
Movie King of the Newsboys Mrs. Stephens (uncredited) 1938-03-18
Movie Test Pilot Landlady 1938-04-22
Movie Little Tough Guy Mrs. Boylan 1938-07-22
Movie Under the Big Top Sara Post 1938-08-31
Movie There Goes My Heart Fireless Cooker Customer (uncredited) 1938-10-14
Movie Girls' School Miss Armstrong 1938-09-30
Movie Too Hot to Handle Miss Wayne 1938-09-16
Movie Dead End Mrs. Martin 1937-08-27
Movie The Man Who Cried Wolf Amelia Bradley 1937-08-29
Movie Stella Dallas Mrs. Martin 1937-08-06
Movie The Wrong Road Martha Foster 1937-10-11
Movie The Shadow Hannah Gillespie 1937-12-22
Movie Boy of the Streets Mrs. Mary Brennan 1937-12-08
Movie Screen Snapshots (Series 16, No. 1) 1936-09-11
Movie Art Trouble Woman Who Sits on Painting 1934-06-23
Movie Crime Without Passion Backstage Wardrobe Woman (uncredited) 1934-08-30
Movie Music in the Air Anna (Uncredited) 1934-12-13
Movie New Deal Rhythm Arizona Representative 1933-01-01
Movie Close Relations Woman in Depot (uncredited) 1933-09-30
Movie The Broken Lullaby Frau Schmidt - Townswoman (uncredited) 1932-01-24
Movie A House Divided Townswoman at Wedding 1931-12-05
Movie Harry Fox and His Six American Beauties Statler Hotel Beauty 1929-07-21