Carol Goodner

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Carol Goodner
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Born May 30, 1904
New York City, New York, US
Died November 29, 2001
Katonah, New York, US
Years active 1929–1957

Carol Goodner (May 30, 1904 – November 29, 2001) was an American actress who appeared mostly in British films and television. She was born in New York in 1904 later moving to England where she appeared in her first film Those Who Love in 1929. She retired in 1957.[1][2]

A toe dancer when she was only four years old, she continued to earn her living that way until she was nine. Then she went to school. She achieved her first New York stage success in 1926 and the following year made her London debut in the stage play; The Butter and Egg Man at the Garrick Theatre. Her New York theater credits include creating the role of Lorraine Sheldon, loosely based on Gertrude Lawrence, in The Man Who Came to Dinner.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0329262/
  2. ^ http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/individual/15114