|Born||Sep 8, 1899|
New York City, NY
|Died||Apr 26, 1984|
Los Angeles, CA
|Age||Died at 84|
|Final Resting PlaceHoly Cross Cemetery|
|Top Roles||Laura Pennington, Wardrobe Woman, Woman, Minor Role, Miss May|
|Top Genres||Drama, Comedy, Romance, Musical, Silent Films, Crime|
|Top Topics||Romance (Drama), Based on Play, Romance (Comic)|
|Top Collaborators||Robert Z. Leonard (Director), Ernst Lubitsch (Director), Franklyn Farnum, J. Walter Ruben (Director)|
|Shares birthday with||Peter Sellers, Sid Caesar, Henry Wilcoxon see more..|
May McAvoy Overview:
Legendary actress, May McAvoy, was born on Sep 8, 1899 in New York City, NY. McAvoy died at the age of 84 on Apr 26, 1984 in Los Angeles, CA and was laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. McAvoy was never nominated for an Academy Award.
Silent film actress: . Pictures and a movie.By Dawn Sample on Nov 18, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks
Lady Windermere's Fan (1925) A silent film directed by Ernst Lubitsch. Which is based on Oscar Wilde's 1893 play Lady Windermere's Fan which was first played that year by Julia Arthur as Lady Windermere and Maurice Barrymore as Lord Darlington. Please click here to watch Silent film: Lady Winder... Read full article
A Tribute toBy Silentfilmfanatic on Nov 13, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks
A Tribute to Silent film actress is best remembered for being the leading lady to Al Jolson in The Jazz Singer (1927) and Ramon Novarro in Ben Hur (1925). However, May went on to star in forty films, working for every major Hollywood studio in the 1920’s unt... Read full article
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