Benita Hume

Benita Hume

Daughter, Juliet, born 1944

Her first Broadway play was Ivor Novello's "Symphony in Two Flats" in 1930.

Portrayed Victoria Hall on NBC Radio's "The Halls of Ivy" (1950-1952) with her husband Ronald Colman.

She started out as a pianist but pursued acting because she wanted "excitement".

Trained at RADA; first stage appearance in 1924.

With Ronald Colman was part owner of the San Ysidro resort in Santa Barbara, California.