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Edna Payne (1891–1953)

Petite, blue-eyed and brown-haired, Edna was born "in the trunk," the daughter of stage actors. She began her career as a child in vaudeville, making her movie debut in 1911, Edna played the lead in one and two reel dramas, later playing the lead in two and three reel westerns. She was married to actor Jack Rollens, whom she divorced in 1925. See full bio »

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Known For

The Mexican Spy Mary Lee - the Paymaster's Daughter
The Eternal Challenge Lila - the Actress
The Higher Duty Mrs. Hall


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 1917 John Osborne's Triumph (Short)
Stella Osborne, John's Daughter
 1916 The Bad Samaritan (Short)
Nona Gunter
 1916 The Eternal Challenge (Short)
Lila - the Actress
 1916 The Fatal Introduction (Short)
Marie Richards
 1916 The Dawn Road (Short)
Edith Langdon
 1915 Babbling Tongues (Short)
Lillie Lowe
 1915 Colonel Steel, Master Gambler (Short)
Mary Bell
 1915 The Sacrifice of Jonathan Gray (Short)
Helen Gray
 1915 The Trap That Failed (Short)
Mrs. Osborne
 1915 The Flag of Fortune (Short)
 1915 The $50,000 Jewel Theft (Short)
 1915 The Fool's Heart (Short)
Clara Clayton
 1915 The Sheriff of Red Rock Gulch (Short)
The Eastern Girl
 1915 The Unpardonable Sin (Short)
Ruth Brewer
 1915 Brand Blotters (Short)
Melissy Lee
 1915 Man and the Outlaw (Short)
Blanche Harvey
 1915 The Little Band of Gold (Short)
 1915 Avarice (Short)
 1915 Shadows of the Harbor (Short)
 1915 The Long Shift (Short)
 1915 Saved by Telephone (Short)
Belle Stanley
 1915 The Oath of Smoky Joe (Short)
Joe's Sweetheart / Red's Wife
 1915 Terror (Short)
Undetermined Secondary Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1915 Lure of the West (Short)
Undetermined Role
 1915 The Thief and the Chief (Short)
Clara Henderson
 1915/I The Lone Game (Short)
Edna - the Sheriff's Daughter
 1914 Within an Inch of His Life (Short)
Elsie Brandon
 1914 The Jewel of Allah (Short)
Ellen, Manderson's Daughter
 1914 The Girl Stage Driver (Short)
 1914 The Ghost of the Mine (Short)
The Ghost of the Mine
 1914 At the Crucial Moment (Short)
 1914 The Return (Short)
Edna Williams
 1914 The Mystery of Grayson Hall (Short)
Edna, Grayson's Ward
 1914 The Squatter (Short)
Molly Grey
 1914 The Line Rider (Short)
Donna Inex
 1914 Fate's Finger (Short)
The Wife's School Friend
 1914 The Aztec Treasure (Short)
Dolores, the Governor's Daughter
 1914 The Jackpot Club (Short)
Mrs. James Bryant
 1914 The Price Paid (Short)
Clancy's Daughter
 1914 The Renunciation (Short)
Alice Martens
 1914 Dead Men's Tales (Short)
Blair's Daughter
 1914 The Blunderer's Mark (Short)
Ethel - the Ranch Owner's Niece
 1914 The Stirrup Brother; or, The Higher Abdication (Short)
Yenna, Ranse's Sweetheart
 1914 The Bar Cross Liar (Short)
 1914/I Whom God Hath Joined (Short)
 1914 The Caballero's Way (Short)
 1914 A Tale of the Desert (Short)
Little Helen (as an adult)
 1914 Into the Foothills (Short)
Ruth Barker, Her Daughter
 1914 The Heart of Carita (Short)
 1914 The Cross in the Cacti (Short)
 1913/II The Other Woman (Short)
The Niece
 1913 The Engraver (Short)
Madge Taylor
 1913 The Higher Duty (Short)
Mrs. Hall
 1913 Down on the Rio Grande (Short)
May Simmonds
 1913/I The Price of Jealousy (Short)
Mildred West
 1913 Private Smith (Short)
Blanche Burton
 1913 The Mexican Spy (Short)
Mary Lee - the Paymaster's Daughter
 1912 The Bravery of Dora (Short)
Dora Miller
 1912 Kitty and the Bandits (Short)
Kitty Budd
 1912 The Silent Signal (Short)
Lucile Carews - the Major's Daughter
 1912 The Water Rats (Short)
Elsie Dane
 1912 Juan and Juanita (Short)
 1912 Gentleman Joe (Short)
Alice Blake
 1912 The Moonshiner's Daughter (Short)
Lucy Blackwell - the Moonshiner's Daughter
 1912 A Girl's Bravery (Short)
 1912 A Western Courtship (Short)
Louise Reynolds
 1912 The Halfbreed's Treachery (Short)
The Girl
 1912 From Fireman to Engineer (Short)
Molly Duncan - Harry's Sweetheart - the Roadmaster's Daughter
 1912 A Romance of the Border (Short)
Rita Blake
 1912 Captain King's Rescue (Short)
 1912 The Revolutionist (Short)
 1912 A Mexican Courtship (Short)
 1911 The Story of Rosie's Rose (Short)
 1911 During Cherry Time (Short)
Vera La Croix - an Actress
 1911 Higgenses Versus Judsons (Short)
Bess Higgins
 1911 The Indian's Sacrifice (Short)
Beulah - the Ranch Owner's Daughter

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