Profile

Leueen MacGrath

Actress
Female
Born Jul 3, 1914

Leueen MacGrath was a British actress and playwright and the second wife of George S. Kaufman, from 1949 until their divorce in 1957. Born in London, England, MacGrath (pronounced mac-GRAW) began her acting career with a small role in the 1936 British film Whom the Gods Love, a biopic about Mozart and his wife Constanze. She followed this with Pygmalion and a series of B-movies, including All Hands, Meet Maxwell Archer, and The Saint's Vacation.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Leueen MacGrath.

  • 42nd Street Moon's Smooth 'silk Stockings' Has A Few Snags San Francisco Examiner
    Google News - May 12, 2011
  • Silk Stockings Successful Return Of A Forgotten Musical Stark Insider
    Google News - May 09, 2011
  • Theater Review; A Thaw In The Cold War With A Score By Cole Porter
    NYTimes - Sep 17, 2005
  • The Week Ahead: Sept. 11 Sept. 17; Theater
    NYTimes - Sep 11, 2005

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Leueen MacGrath.

CHILDHOOD

1914 Birth Born in 1914.

TWENTIES

1936 22 Years Old Born in London, England, MacGrath (mac-GRAW) began her acting career with a small role in the 1936 British film Whom the Gods Love, a biopic about Mozart and his wife Constanze. … Read More

THIRTIES

1948 34 Years Old MacGrath made her Broadway debut in 1948 in the play Edward, My Son (she reprised her role in the film adaptation the following year).
1951 37 Years Old In 1951 she collaborated with Kaufman and Heywood Hale Broun on the writing of The Small Hours, which closed after 20 performances. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1992 78 Years Old Died in 1992.
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leueen_MacGrath.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.