Myrna Loy Biography

Birthday: 1905-08-02
Place of Birth: Radersburg, Montana
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m) Mini Biography At t
Wiki Biography: At the end of the silent era, Myrna Loy started her career as an exotic, Theda Bara-like femme fatale. Fortunately, she was rescued by the advent of the sound picture, where she was recast in the role of the witty, urbane, professional woman. She is best remembered for her role of Nora Charles opposite William Powell in six "Thin Man" movies (The Thin Man (1934)). IMDb Mini Biography By: Ray Hamel Mini Biography Born in Helena, Mont. Myrna was educated in Los Angeles and Westlake School for Girls. She had some stage experience in stage prologues at Grauman's Theatre in Hollywood. She was discovered by Mrs. Rudolph Valentino: Natacha Rambova' and given a part in pictures. Her first film was What Price Beauty? (1925).

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Thin Man Nora Charles 1934 Comedy
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
So Goes My Love 0000
The Black Watch 1929 Adventure, Drama
The Bride of the Regiment 1930 Musical
A Connecticut Yankee Queen Morgan le Fay 1931 Fantasy, Comedy
Hush Money 1931 Comedy, Drama
Arrowsmith 1931 Drama
Thirteen Women Ursula Georgi 1932 Game Show
Love Me Tonight 1932 Comedy, Musical, Romance
The Mask of Fu Manchu Fah Lo See 1932 Adventure, Horror, Sci Fi
Topaze Coco 1933
The Prizefighter and the Lady 1933 Crime, Romance, Comedy
The Thin Man Nora Charles 1934 0, Comedy
Men in White 1934 Drama, Romance
Manhattan Melodrama 1934 Crime, Drama, Romance
Broadway Bill 1934 Comedy, Drama
Wife vs. Secretary 1936 Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Great Ziegfeld Billie Burke 1936 Drama, Musical
Libeled Lady 1936 Comedy, Romance
After the Thin Man Nora Charles 1936 Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Double Wedding 1937 0
Parnell Mrs. Katie O'Shea 1937 Drama, Romance
Too Hot to Handle Alma Harding 1938 0, 0, Biography
Test Pilot 1938 Drama, Romance
The Rains Came Lady Edwina Esketh 1939 Adventure, Drama, Romance
Another Thin Man Nora Charles 1939 Comedy, Mystery, Drama
I Love You Again 1940 Comedy, Romance
Shadow of the Thin Man Nora Charles 1941 0, Game Show, Biography
Love Crazy Susan Ireland 1941 Biography
The Thin Man Goes Home Nora Charles 1945 0, Game Show
The Best Years of Our Lives Milly Stephenson 1946 Biography, 0, 0
Song of the Thin Man Nora Charles 1947 0, Comedy, 0
Belles on Their Toes Dr. Lillian M. Gilbreth 1948
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House Muriel Blandings 1948
Lonelyhearts 1958
From the Terrace 1960 Drama, Romance
Midnight Lace 1960 Thriller, Mystery
Airport 1975 Mrs. Devaney 1974 Action, Drama, Thriller
It Happened at Lakewood Manor 1977 Drama, Horror, Thriller
Just Tell Me What You Want 1980 Comedy, Romance