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Jane Novak (1896–1990)

A soulful, fragile-looking blonde beauty, silent screen star Jane Novak was born in St. Louis, Missouri on January 12, 1896, and supposedly began her film career at age 17 when a director took to a photo of the young girl on the makeup table of her own aunt, the film star Anne Schaefer. From 1913 Jane appeared in a host of short films from the ... See full bio »

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Known For

Colleen of the Pines Joan Cameron
A Nine O'Clock Town Katherine Farrell
Roads of Destiny Ann Hardy


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 1954 About Mrs. Leslie
Mrs. Stell, Customer (uncredited)
 1953 Scared Stiff
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
 1950 The Furies
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1950 Paid in Full
Miss Fredericks (uncredited)
 1949 The File on Thelma Jordon
Mrs. Blackwell
 1947 Desert Fury
Mrs. Lindquist
 1943 Man of Courage
Mrs. Black
 1942 The Yanks Are Coming
 1942 Holiday Inn
Guest at Inn (uncredited)
 1942 Gallant Lady
Lucy Walker
 1940 Foreign Correspondent
Miss Benson (uncredited)
 1936 Hollywood Boulevard
Mrs. Steinman
 1936 Ghost Town
Rose - Gang Moll
 1929 Redskin
Judith Stearns
 1928 Free Lips
Flossie Moore
 1927 What Price Love?
Ruth Randall
 1927 Closed Gates
Alice Winston
 1927 One Increasing Purpose
Alice Paris
 1926 Lost at Sea
Natalie Travers
 1926 Whispering Canyon
Antonia Lee
 1925 Share and Share Alike
Marcia Maynard
 1925 The Lure of the Wild
Agnes Belmont
 1925 Dangerous Virtue
Beatrice Audley
 1925 Lazybones
Agnes Fanning
 1925 The Substitute Wife
Hilda Nervers
 1925 The Danger Signal
Mary Browning
 1925 The Blackguard
Prinzessin Maria Idourska / Princess Marie Idourska
 1924 Two Shall Be Born
Countess Mayra Zuleska
 1924 The Man Without a Heart
Barbara Wier
 1924 The Lullaby
Felipa / Antoinette
 1923 The Man Life Passed By
Hope Moore (courtesy of Chester Bennett)
 1923 Jealous Husbands
Alice Martinez
 1923 Divorce
Jane Parker
 1922 Thelma
Thelma Guildmar
 1922 The Snowshoe Trail
Virginia Tremont
 1922 Colleen of the Pines
Joan Cameron
 1922 Belle of Alaska
Ruth Harkin
 1922 The Rosary
Vera Mather
 1921 Kazan
Joan Radisson
 1921 Three Word Brand
Ethel Barton
 1921 Roads of Destiny
Ann Hardy
 1921 The Barbarian
Floria Heatherton
 1921 The Other Woman
Naomi Joyce
 1920 Isobel or The Trail's End
Isobel Dean
 1920 The Golden Trail
'Faro' Kate / Jane Sunderlin
 1920 The Great Accident
Joan Caretall
 1920 The River's End
Miriam Kirkstone
 1919 Behind the Door
Alice Morse
 1919 The Wolf
Hilda MacTavish
 1919 Wagon Tracks
Jane Washburn
 1919 Man's Desire
Mary Larkin
 1919 His Debt
Gloria Manning
 1919 The Fire Flingers
Winifred Olwell
 1919 The Money Corral
 1919 Treat 'Em Rough
Mary Radford
 1918 String Beans
Jean Morris
 1918 The Temple of Dusk
Ruth Vale
 1918 A Nine O'Clock Town
Katherine Farrell
 1918 The Claws of the Hun
Virginia Lee
 1918 Selfish Yates
Mary Adams
 1918 The Tiger Man
Ruth Ingram
 1917 The Innocent Sinner
Jane Murray
 1917 The Spirit of '76
Cecil Steuart
 1917 The Eyes of the World
Sybil Andres, Nature
 1916 The Iron Hand
Enid Winslow
 1916 The Final Conquest (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Photo Badger Game (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Hidden City of Crime (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 Queen of the Prophets (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Pirates of Finance (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Patent Medicine Danger (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Iron Ring (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Target
 1916 The Powder Trust and the War (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Milk Battle (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Illegal Bucket Shops (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Harbor Transportation Trust (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Insurance Swindlers (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 Old King Coal (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 America Saved from War (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Railroad Monopoly (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 Grinding Life Down (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1916 The Power of the People (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1915 Tainted Money
 1915 The Traction Grab (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1915 The Tenement House Evil (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1915 Graft
Dorothy Maxwell
 1915 Liquor and the Law (Short)
Dorothy Maxwell
 1915 The White Scar
 1915/I The Greater Courage (Short)
 1915 The Kiss of Dishonor (Short)
 1915 A Little Brother of the Rich
Sylvia Castle
 1915 The Scarlet Sin
Cecelia Nortn
 1915 Hunting a Husband (Short)
 1915 Her Mysterious Escort (Short)
 1915 The Hungry Actors (Short)
 1915 From Italy's Shores (Short)
 1915 Just Nuts (Short)
The Pretty Girl
 1915 Her Gethsemane (Short)
 1915 The Other Man's Wife (Short)
Madge Grant
 1915 The Worthier Man (Short)
 1915 Willie Runs the Park (Short)
The Pretty Girl
 1914 Ann, the Blacksmith (Short)
 1914 Mareea, the Foster Mother (Short)
 1914 When the Gods Forgive (Short)
Jim's Sweetheart
 1914 An Innocent Delilah (Short)
Lilah Dunham
 1914 Detective and Matchmaker (Short)
 1914 Maria's Sacrifice (Short)
 1914 Hunger Knows No Law (Short)
 1914 Out in Happy Hollow (Short)
A Dancer
 1914 Johanna, the Barbarian (Short)
Juliet - a Dancer
 1914 Mareea the Half-Breed (Short)
 1914 A Little Madonna (Short)
 1914 The Kiss (Short)
Mazie - a Saleslady
 1914 The Ghosts (Short)
 1914 Ginger's Reign (Short)
 1914 The Return of Jack Bellew (Short)
 1913 Any Port in a Storm (Short)
 1913/II Sacrifice (Short)
 1913 Deception (Short)
Jane - Virginia's Chum
 1913 Anne of the Trails (Short)
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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