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Mary Brian Overview:

Actress, Mary Brian, was born Louise Byrdie Dantzler on Feb 17, 1906 in Corsicana, TX. Brian died at the age of 96 on Dec 30, 2002 in Del Mar, CA .

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She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.

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. "The Sweetest Girl in Pictures."

By Dawn on Dec 23, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks

(February 17, 1906 – December 30, 2002). Was working toward becoming an illustrator until at age 16 when she was discovered in a bathing beauty contest. One of the judges was famous actress Esther Ralston. She didn't win the contest but Ralston said, "you've got to give the little g... Read full article


Pawsome Pet Pictures: .

By Dawn on Dec 22, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks

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Mary Brian Quotes:

Frances Clayton: Cinderella didn't cry in the story... but she would've in real life.


Frances Clayton: Cinderella didn't cry in the story... but she would've in real life.


June Dale: [to Kay] Every time you get an idea, I see jail bars closing around us.


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Mary Brian Facts
Once engaged to Cary Grant and once to Dick Powell.

When she was cast as Wendy in 1924's Peter Pan (1924), Paramount cut two years off her age because 18 sounded too old for the part.

Painting portraits was a hobby she picked up later in life.

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