Esther Ralston

Actress Esther Ralston

Esther Ralston was an American actress whose greatest popularity came during the silent era.
Share
Biography
Esther Ralston's personal information overview.
Death Place
Ventura

Photo Albums

Popular photos of Esther Ralston
Relationships
View family, career and love interests for Esther Ralston
News
News about Esther Ralston from around the web
Lon Chaney on TCM: HE WHO GETS SLAPPED, THE UNKNOWN, THE UNHOLY THREE - Alt Film Guide (blog)
Google News - over 6 years
TCM will also present the premiere of the 1922 version of Oliver Twist, directed by future Oscar winner Frank Lloyd (Cavalcade, Mutiny on the Bounty), and starring Chaney as Fagin, The Kid's Jackie Coogan as Oliver, and beautiful Esther Ralston as Rose
Article Link:
 Google News article
The Movie Star on Orchid Road - Patch.com
Google News - almost 7 years
Esther Ralston was the beautiful blonde "American Venus" of silent films. She made her screen debut in 1916 in "Phantom Fortunes" and took several small roles until she was picked to play Mrs. Darling in the 1925 version of "Peter Pan
Article Link:
 Google News article
Nineteeth Street Theater A Jazz Age Gem - WFMZ Allentown
Google News - almost 7 years
It featured actress Esther Ralston, described in the newspapers as a "luscious blond Venus," playing a carnival dancer and her various romantic entanglements with her fellow "carnies" But at the end the kindly preacher, Isaiah, played by actor Hobart
Article Link:
 Google News article
FILM; The Caring, and Ambiguous, Arzner Touch
NYTimes - about 18 years
THREE days into the last century, the wife of a San Francisco cafe owner gave birth to a child who would grow up to be the lone female filmmaker of Hollywood's golden era. Dorothy Arzner will not receive a fraction of the tributes accorded that other recent centenarian, Alfred Hitchcock. But Arzner warrants a place in film history, and not simply
Article Link:
 NYTimes article
MOVIES THIS WEEK
NYTimes - over 19 years
Although short on quality musicals, the movie line-up on television this week includes an early pulp vehicle for Joan Crawford, a lively scenic adventure and two unusual thrillers. The well-done Crawford showcase, SADIE MCKEE (1934), is about a working girl and the three men in her life: a middle-aged millionaire, played by Edward Arnold, a smooth
Article Link:
 NYTimes article
Esther Ralston, 91, A Featured Actress Of Silent-Film Era
NYTimes - about 24 years
Esther Ralston, a silent-screen actress and vaudeville star who was known for a time as "the American Venus" for her starring role in the 1926 film of that name, died on Jan. 14 at her home in Ventura, Calif. She was 91. The cause was a heart attack, said Jess L. Hoaglin, a friend. Miss Ralston, who appeared in more than 150 films before and after
Article Link:
 NYTimes article
Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Esther Ralston
    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 1994
    Age 91
    Esther Ralston died in Ventura, California on January 14, 1994 of a heart attack.
    More Details
  • THIRTIES
  • 1941
    Age 38
    By the time she settled down in 1941, she had made over 100 movies.
    More Details
  • TWENTIES
  • 1924
    Age 21
    Ralston started as a child actress in a family vaudeville act which was billed as "The Ralston Family with Baby Esther, America's Youngest Juliet." From this, she appeared in a few small silent film roles before gaining attention as Mrs. Darling in the 1924 version of Peter Pan.
    More Details
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1902
    Born
    Born on September 17, 1902.
Original Authors of this text are noted here.
None of the information offered by Spokeo is to be considered for purposes of determining or making a decision about a person's eligibility for credit, insurance, employment, housing (tenant screening), or for any other purposes covered under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Spokeo is not a consumer reporting agency and does not offer consumer reports. Spokeo gathers information from public sources, which may not be complete, comprehensive, accurate, or up-to-date, so do not use this service as a substitute for your own due diligence, especially if you have concerns about a person's criminal history. Spokeo does not verify or evaluate each piece of data, and makes no warranties or guarantees about any of the information offered.