The Info List - Doris Lloyd

Hessy Doris Lloyd
Doris Lloyd
(3 July 1896 – 21 May 1968) was an English-American film, television and stage actress.[1]


1 Early life and career 2 Roles 3 Death 4 Partial filmography 5 References 6 External links

Early life and career[edit] Born in Liverpool, she went to the United States of America to visit a sister already living there. What was supposed to be a visit she made permanent. She spent several years (1916–25) appearing in Broadway theatre plays, notably a number of Ziegfeld Follies
Ziegfeld Follies
editions, and probably spent some time on the road in touring companies. She decided on a film career, making her first film in 1925. With the exception of returning to one Broadway play in 1947, her career was devoted to films and television.[2] Roles[edit] Lloyd appeared in over 150 films between 1925 and 1967, including the 1933 low-budget Monogram Pictures
Monogram Pictures
version of Oliver Twist, in which she played Nancy. Irving Pichel
Irving Pichel
starred as Fagin and Dickie Moore as Oliver. Her roles ranged from the sinister Russian spy Mrs. Travers in the biopic Disraeli (1929) to the meek housekeeper Mrs. Watchett in The Time Machine (1960). Her most famous film roles were in the Tarzan
films starring Johnny Weissmuller. She voiced one of the roses in Disney's Alice in Wonderland (1951), later making small appearances in Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music which both starred Julie Andrews. Death[edit] Lloyd died on 21 May 1968, aged 71, in Santa Barbara, California. Her interment was in Glendale's Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Partial filmography[edit]

Love's Influence (1922) The Lady (1925) as Fannie Chair The Man from Red Gulch
The Man from Red Gulch
(1925) The Blackbird
The Blackbird
(1926) as Limehouse Le Blanc Brown of Harvard (1926) Black Paradise (1926) as Lillian Webster The Midnight Kiss
The Midnight Kiss
(1926) as Ellen Atkins Exit Smiling
Exit Smiling
(1926) as Olga The Broncho Twister (1927) as Teresa Brady Come to My House
Come to My House
(1927) as Renee Parsons Two Girls Wanted (1927 as Mrs. Timoney Lonesome Ladies (1927) as Helen Wayne Rich But Honest
Rich But Honest
(1927) as Mrs. O'Grady Is Zat So? (1927) as Sue Parker Auctioneer (1927) as Esther Levi The Trail of '98
The Trail of '98
(1928) as Locasto's procurer The Careless Age (1929) as Mabs The Drake Case (1929) as Mrs. Drake Disraeli (1929) as Mrs. Travers Old English (1930) as Mrs. Rosamond Lane Sarah and Son
Sarah and Son
(1930) as Mrs. Ashmore, Vanning's sister Charley's Aunt (1930) as Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez Reno (1930) as Lola Fealey Way for a Sailor
Way for a Sailor
(1930) as Flossy The Bachelor Father
The Bachelor Father
(1931) as Mrs. Julia Webb Waterloo Bridge (1931) as Kitty Once a Lady (1931) as Lady Ellen Somerville Transgression (1931) as Paula Vrain Bought!
(1931) as Mrs. Barry Devotion (1931) as Pansy Tarzan
the Ape Man (1932) as Mrs. Cutten Back Street (1932) as Corinne Saxel - Walter's wife Oliver Twist (1933) as Nancy Sikes Secrets (1933) as Susan Channing Looking Forward (1933) as Mrs. Lil Benton A Study in Scarlet (1933) as Mrs. Murphy Peg o' My Heart (1933) as Mrs. Grace Brent Voltaire (1933) as Mme. Clarion - Actress Dangerous Corner (1934) as Maude Mockridge British Agent
British Agent
(1934) as Lady Carrister Sisters Under the Skin (1934) as Elinor Yates Glamour (1934) as Nana Long Lost Father
Long Lost Father
(1934) as Blonde widow One Exciting Adventure
One Exciting Adventure
(1934) as Customer She Was a Lady (1934) as Alice Vane Tarzan
and His Mate (1934) as Mrs. Cutten (deleted scenes) Kiss and Make-Up
Kiss and Make-Up
(1934) as Mme. Durand Clive of India (1934) as Mrs. Nixon Strange Wives
Strange Wives
(1934) as Mrs. Sleeper The Woman in Red (1935) as Mrs. Cassidy A Shot in the Dark (1935) as Lucille Coates Two for Tonight
Two for Tonight
(1935) as Lady Ralston Motive for Revenge (1935) as Mrs. Fleming Peter Ibbetson
Peter Ibbetson
(1935) as Mrs. Dorian Becky Sharp
Becky Sharp
(1935) as Duchess of Richmond Straight from the Heart (1935) as Miss Carter A Feather in Her Hat
A Feather in Her Hat
(1935) as Liz Vining Kind Lady (1935) as Lucy Weston The Perfect Gentleman (1935) as Kate The Imperfect Lady (1935) A Woman Rebels
A Woman Rebels
(1936) Too Many Parents (1936) as Mrs. Downing Don't Get Personal (1936) as Mrs. Charles van Ronesoleer Brilliant Marriage (1936) as Mrs. Madeleine Allison Mary of Scotland (1936) Fisherman's wife The Plough and the Stars (1936) as Woman at barricades Murder Is News (1937) as Pauline Drake Alcatrez Island (1937) as Miss Marquand Bulldog Drummond Escapes
Bulldog Drummond Escapes
(1937) as Nurse Tovarich (1937) as Madame Chauffourier-Dubleff Port of Seven Seas
Port of Seven Seas
(1938) The Black Doll (1938) as Laura Leland The Under-Pup
The Under-Pup
(1939) as Mrs. Binns First Love (1939) as Mrs. Parker I'm from Missouri
I'm from Missouri
(1939) as Mrs. Arthur, Dutchess of Cricklewood Barricade (1939) as Mrs. Ward The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex
(1939) Vigil in the Night
Vigil in the Night
(1940) as Mrs. Martha Bowley The Great Plane Robbery (1940) as Mrs. Jamison 'Til We Meet Again
'Til We Meet Again
(1940) as Louise The Boys from Syracuse (1940) as Woman The Letter (1940) as Mrs. Cooper Shining Victory
Shining Victory
(1941) as Mrs. Foster Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) as Mrs. Marley (uncredited) The Ghost of Frankenstein
The Ghost of Frankenstein
(1942) as Martha Journey for Margaret
Journey for Margaret
(1942) as Mrs. Barrie Night Monster
Night Monster
(1942) as Sarah Judd The Constant Nymph (1943) as Miss Hamilton No Place for a Lady (1943) as Evelyn Harris Forever and a Day (1943) as Trimble Maid The Lodger (1944) as Jennie Phantom Lady (1944) as Kettisha The Invisible Man's Revenge
The Invisible Man's Revenge
(1944) as Maud Molly and Me
Molly and Me
(1945) as Mrs. Graham Scotland Yard Investigator
Scotland Yard Investigator
(1945) as Emma Todworthy Allotment Wives
Allotment Wives
(1945) as Alice Van Brook My Name Is Julia Ross
My Name Is Julia Ross
(1945) as Mrs. Mackie Tarzan
and the Leopard Woman (1946) as Miss Wetherby, School Superintendent (uncredited) Three Strangers
Three Strangers
(1946) as Mrs. Proctor Of Human Bondage (1946) as Landlady To Each His Own (1946) as Miss Pringle G.I. War Brides
G.I. War Brides
(1946) as Beatrice Moraski The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947) as Mrs. Leticia Follinebee Tyrant of the Sea (1950) as Elizabeth Blake Kind Lady (1951) as Rose Alice in Wonderland (1951) as Rose (voice) Young Bess
Young Bess
(1953) as Mother Jack The Black Shield of Falworth
The Black Shield of Falworth
(1954) The Swan (1956) as Countess Sibenstoyn Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
(1960) The Time Machine (1960) as Mrs. Watchett Midnight Lace
Midnight Lace
(1960) as Nora Stanley, the Housekeeper The Notorious Landlady
The Notorious Landlady
as Lady Fallott Mary Poppins (1964) as Depositor (uncredited) The Sound of Music (1965) as Baroness Ebberfeld Rosie! (1967) as Sedalia


^ Allmovie.com biography on Doris Lloyd
Doris Lloyd
by Hal Erickson ^ Doris Lloyd
Doris Lloyd
stageography at IBDb.com

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