Helene Millard

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Helene Millard
Born (1905-09-30)September 30, 1905
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died September 20, 1974(1974-09-20) (aged 68)
Laguna Hills, California, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 1929–1953
Spouse(s) Joseph Ward
Harold Spielman

Helene Millard (September 30, 1905 – September 20, 1974) was an American supporting actress of the 1930s and 1940s. She started her film career in a featured role in 1929's The Thirteenth Chair.[1] During the 1930s, she appeared in 18 films, mostly in supporting or featured roles, but her roles diminished near the end of the decade. She made six films at the beginning of the 1940s, all in supporting roles, after which she left the film industry in 1942. She returned to films briefly in 1952-53, when she made four more films, before leaving the film industry for good. Her final film appearance was in a small role in Remains to Be Seen (1953), starring June Allyson and Van Johnson.[2] During the early 1950s, she appeared in several television shows, as well, before retiring for good in 1954 after an appearance on Topper. She died on September 20, 1974, in Laguna Hills, California.[3]

Filmography[edit]

(Per AFI database)[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Thirteenth Chair". American Film Institute. Retrieved December 23, 2014.
  2. ^ "Remains to Be Seen". American Film Institute. Retrieved December 23, 2014.
  3. ^ "Helene Millard". Find a Grave. Retrieved December 23, 2014.
  4. ^ "Helene Millard". American Film Institute. Retrieved December 23, 2014.

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