Constance Worth

Constance Worth

Australian Actor
Born Aug 19, 1912

Constance Worth was an Australian actress who became a Hollywood star in the late 1930s.

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1912 Birth Born on August 19, 1912.


1933 20 Years Old Ken Hall claimed Howarth’s first screen test showed “light and shade, good diction, no accent and (that) she undoubtedly could act with no sign of the self-consciousness which almost always characterised the amateur.” In late 1933, Smith's Weekly raved enthusiastically about the young actress; "Young Joy Howarth who leapt into publicity when she became the Squatter's Daughter a few months ago, is just the big hit nowadays.”
1936 23 Years Old In April 1936 she sailed for the United States and Hollywood. … Read More
1937 24 Years Old In May 1937 she married US actor George Brent, but after only a few weeks they separated, and a divorce was granted the same year. … Read More
1938 25 Years Old Her next role was in Willis Kent's 1938 exploitation quickie, The Wages of Sin, playing a young woman lured into prostitution. … Read More
1939 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In mid 1939 she returned to act on stage in Australia, but went back to the US before the end of the year. … Read More


1946 33 Years Old In January 1946 she was again in newspapers, cited in divorce proceedings by the wife of Hollywood scriptwriter W. A. Pierce. … Read More
1947 34 Years Old In 1947 Australian newspapers reported that she had been severely injured in a car accident and had undergone plastic surgery. Constance Worth died, aged 51, in Hollywood on 18 October 1963, an “ordinary housewife”, reportedly from anemia. … Read More
1949 36 Years Old Her last film was a minor role in the 1949 Johnny Mack Brown western Western Renegades.


1961 48 Years Old Throughout her career and as late as 1961, publicity in Australia repeatedly suggested she was on the verge of signing a major studio contract again. … Read More


1963 51 Years Old Died on October 18, 1963.
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