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Fay Holden (1893–1973)

Fay Holden was born on September 26, 1893 in Birmingham, England as Dorothy Fay Hammerton. She was an actress, known for Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1946), Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever (1939) and Samson and Delilah (1949). She was married to David Clyde. She died on June 23, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1958 Andy Hardy Comes Home
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1956 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Bess Palmer
- Mr. Kagle and the Baby Sitter (1956) ... Bess Palmer
 1950 The Big Hangover
Martha Belney
 1949 Samson and Delilah
 1948 Whispering Smith
Emmy Dansing
 1946 Love Laughs at Andy Hardy
Mrs. Hardy
 1946 Little Miss Big
Mary Jane Baxter
 1946 Canyon Passage
Mrs. Overmire
 1944 Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble
Mrs. Hardy
 1942 Andy Hardy's Double Life
Mrs. Hardy
 1942 The Courtship of Andy Hardy
Mrs. Hardy
 1941 H.M. Pulham, Esq.
Mrs. John Pulham
 1941 Life Begins for Andy Hardy
Mrs. Hardy
 1941 Blossoms in the Dust
Mrs. Kahly
 1941 I'll Wait for You
Mrs. Miller
 1941 Ziegfeld Girl
Mrs. Regan
 1941 Washington Melodrama
Mrs. Claymore
 1941 The Penalty (scenes deleted)
 1941 Andy Hardy's Private Secretary
Mrs. Hardy
 1940 Bitter Sweet
Mrs. Millick
 1940 Andy Hardy Meets Debutante
Mrs. Hardy
 1939 Loews Christmas Greeting (The Hardy Family) (Short)
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1939 Judge Hardy and Son
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1939 Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever
Mrs. Hardy
 1939 The Hardys Ride High
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1939 Sergeant Madden
Mary Madden
 1938 Sweethearts
 1938 Out West with the Hardys
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1938 Love Finds Andy Hardy
Mrs. Hardy
 1938 Hold That Kiss
Mrs. Evans
 1938 Test Pilot
Lingerie Saleslady (uncredited)
 1938 Judge Hardy's Children
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1938 Love Is a Headache
 1937 You're Only Young Once
Mrs. Emily Hardy
 1937 Double or Nothing
Martha Sewell Clark
 1937 Souls at Sea
Mrs. Martin (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive
Mrs. Swain
 1937 King of Gamblers
 1937 Internes Can't Take Money
Mother Teresa
 1937 Bulldog Drummond Escapes
 1937 Guns of the Pecos
Aunt Carrie Burton (as Gaby Fay)
 1936 The Accusing Finger
Little Old Lady (uncredited)
 1936 Polo Joe
Aunt Minnie
 1936 Wives Never Know
Mrs. Gossamer
 1936 The White Angel
Queen Victoria (uncredited)
 1936 I Married a Doctor
Ella Stowbody (as Gaby Fay)
 1935 The Pace That Kills
Madame / Henchwoman (as Gaby Fay)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

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Well-groomed, gentle-natured, British-born character actress from the stage. In Hollywood by the mid-'30s and signed by MGM to play encouraging, benevolent relatives on film, notably Mickey Rooney's mother in the "Andy Hardy" series. See more »


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