Evelyn Venable

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Birthday
18, 1913
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH
Death Date
Nov 15, 1993 (80)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
18, 1913
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH
Death Date
Nov 15, 1993 (80)

About

A star of numerous films during the 1930's and 1940's who may be best remembered for her role in the 1940 animated production of Pinocchio in which she was the voice and model for the Blue Fairy.

Before Fame

She started as a stage actress, appearing in renditions of Romeo and Juliet, Dear Brutus, and As You Like It. She was discovered during a performance in Los Angeles and eventually signed a contract with Paramount after turning down many others.

Trivia

Some of those aforementioned roles were for the films Death Takes a Holiday, The Little Colonel, and Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch among others.

Family Life

She was married to cinematographer Hal Mohr from 1934 to 1974 when he departed.

Associated With

She starred alongside Neil Hamilton in the 1938 picture Hollywood Stadium Mystery.

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