Cathleen Cordell

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Cathleen Cordell
Born (1915-05-21)May 21, 1915
Brooklyn, New York
Died August 19, 1997(1997-08-19) (aged 82)
Los Angeles, California
Occupation Film, television actress

Cathleen Cordell (May 21, 1915 – August 19, 1997) was an American film and television actress.

Cordell was born in Brooklyn, New York. She moved to England, then France, in order to begin her childhood education. She began her film career in 1938 playing in Who Killed Cock Robin? She made numerous film and television appearances during her nearly 50-year career. She appeared in two episodes of Perry Mason and Family Affair, and three times in Dragnet 1967, starring Jack Webb. She starred in Gaslight with Anton Walbrook, as Nancy, the housemaid.

Cordell retired from acting in 1985 after appearing in the movie The Return of the Living Dead.

She died on August 19, 1997, in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, at age 82. According to the Internet Movie Database, Cordell's cause of death was emphysema; her burial is unknown.

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