Astrid Allwyn

Astrid Allwyn

Born Nov 27, 1905
Hometown Town of Manchester
Died Mar 31, 1978
Death Place Los Angeles, Cali...
Nationality American
Other Names Sheridan, Clara Lou
Eye Color Brown - Dark

Astrid Allwyn was an American stage and film actress. She studied dancing and dramatics in New York and later joined a stock company. Allwyn made her Broadway debut in 1929 in Elmer Rice's Street Scene. On the strength of her performance in Once in a Lifetime, she was given film work.… Read More

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1905 Birth Born on November 27, 1905.


1929 23 Years Old Allwyn made her Broadway debut in 1929 in Elmer Rice's Street Scene. … Read More


1936 30 Years Old Her first husband was actor Robert Kent; the two appeared together in the 1936 Shirley Temple film, Dimples. They were divorced in 1941.
1939 33 Years Old In films, she often played the woman from whom the male star escaped, for example Charles Boyer's character's fiancé in the 1939 version of Love Affair or James Stewart's in Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.


1978 72 Years Old She remained married to second spouse Charles O. Fee until her death from cancer in 1978. … Read More
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