Ann Sothern Photo 1935 Columbia Pictures Publicity Portrait
Condition: Very Fine, creasing at corners, surface and edge wear, age discoloration, photo release stamp, photo caption and hand writing on the back
Size: 8" x 10"
Photo release stamp 1935 Nov 9
Silver Gelatin Photo is Original Vintage and Fragile
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Ann Sothern (born Harriette Arlene Lake; January 22, 1909 – March 15, 2001) was an American actress who worked on stage, radio, film, and television, in a career that spanned nearly six decades. Sothern began her career in the late 1920s in bit parts in films. In 1939, MGM cast her as Maisie Ravier, a brash yet lovable Brooklyn showgirl.
In 1953, Sothern moved into television as the star of her own sitcom Private Secretary.In 1958, she starred in another sitcom for CBS, The Ann Sothern Show, which aired for three seasons. From 1965 to 1966, Sothern provided the voice of Gladys Crabtree, the title character in the sitcom My Mother the Car.
In 1987, Sothern appeared in her final film The Whales of August, starring Bette Davis and Lillian Gish. Sothern earned her first and only Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film. After filming concluded, she retired to Ketchum, Idaho, where she spent her remaining years before her death from heart failure in March 2001. [courtesy of wilipedia]