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Barbara Tennant (1892–1982)

Barbara Tennant was born in London, England in 1892. Barbara is one of those actresses that is very hard to find anything on. Research brings up so very little. We do know that Barbara started life on the stage, but changed to films when she was 20. Her first movie was The Holy City (1912) in 1912. The parts she had weren't big ones by any means, ... See full bio »


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The Crimson Cross Virgin Mary
Robin Hood Maid Marian


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 1931 Possessed
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1928 A Jim Jam Janitor (Short)
Lodge Brother's Wife
 1928 Motorboat Mamas (Short)
Mrs. Whalen
 1928 Run, Girl, Run (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1927 The Devil Dancer
The White Woman
 1927 The Clown
Corinne Wells
 1927 Hidden Aces
Princess Orloff
 1927 Your Wife and Mine
 1927 Smith's Fishing Trip (Short)
Mrs. Bender
 1927 Smith's Kindergarten (Short)
The Teacher
 1927 The King of Kings (uncredited)
 1927 A Small Town Princess (Short)
Mary's Companion
 1927 The Wreck
 1927 Should Sleepwalkers Marry? (Short)
Mrs. Charley Carter
 1926 A Blonde's Revenge (Short)
Mrs. Hayes
 1926 The Divorce Dodger (Short)
Mrs. Billy Bowles
 1926 Her Sacrifice
Madame Dupree
 1926 The Perils of Petersboro (Short)
Aunt Barbara Knight
 1926 Hubby's Quiet Little Game (Short)
Barbara Foote
 1926 Hearts and Spangles
Grace Carris
 1926 Fight Night (Short)
Mrs. Moore
 1925 The Midnight Flyer
Mother Henderson
 1925 Borrowed Finery
 1925 Love and Kisses (Short)
Prunella Pike
 1925 Faint Perfume
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1925 Daddy's Gone A-Hunting
Extra (uncredited)
 1924 You Can't Get Away with It
Jane Mackie
 1924 The House of Youth
Mrs. Mitch Hardy
 1924 The Street of Tears
Mary Weller
 1924 Captain January
Lucy Tripp
 1923 The Old Fool
Dora Steele
 1923 Circus Days
Ann Tyler
 1923 The Drug Traffic
Mary Larkin
 1922 Deserted at the Altar
Nell Reed (The Other Woman)
 1922 Thelma
 1922 The Love Gambler
 1922 Bulldog Courage
Mary Allen
 1922 The Masquerader
Bobby Blessington
 1922 The Infidel
Hope Scudder
 1922 The Golden Gallows
 1921 Shadows of Conscience
 1921 What Love Will Do
Goldie Rowan
 1921 Wolves of the North
Jenfau Jen
 1919 The Better Wife
Mrs. Kingdon
 1919 What Every Woman Wants
Phyllis Miles
 1917 The Submarine Eye
Dorothy Morgan
 1916 The Closed Road
Julia Annersley
 1916 The Price of Malice
Grace Weston
 1915 The Gray Mask
 1915/I The Butterfly
Elaine Arthur
 1915 An Indian Diamond (Short)
 1915 M'Liss
 1914 The Marked Woman
Olga Petcoff
 1914 Across the Pacific
Undetermined Secondary Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1914 When Broadway Was a Trail
Priscilla Elliott
 1914 The Dollar Mark
Alice Chandler
 1914 Firelight (Short)
Mrs. Marten - the Factory Owner's Wife
 1914 Allah 3311 (Short)
 1914 Tango Versus Poker (Short)
Mrs. Smith
 1914 Snowdrift (Short)
The Prospector's Sweetheart
 1914 The Link in the Chain (Short)
Marie Goodwin
 1914 His Daughter (Short)
Edith Van Dyke - the Daughter
 1914 Suzanne (Short)
 1914 His Servant (Short)
 1914/I The Price (Short)
The Governor's Daughter
 1914 Adrift (Short)
The Girl
 1914 When God Wills (Short)
Martha - the Sick Man's Wife
 1914 The Devil Fox of the North (Short)
Madame Callaber - the Singer
 1914 Into the Wilderness (Short)
 1914 At the Crossing (Short)
The Judge's Daughter
 1914 The First Nugget (Short)
The Doctor's Wife
 1913 The Highwayman's Shoes (Short)
Lord Mayor Harper's Daughter
 1913 Over the Cliffs (Short)
 1913 When Pierrot Met Pierrette (Short)
Georgina Peters
 1913/I Partners (Short)
The Old Prospector's Blind Daughter
 1913 Lady Babbie (Short)
Lady Babbie
 1913 Cynthy (Short)
 1913 From the Beyond (Short)
Nora, the Professor's Daughter
 1913 Why Aunt Jane Never Married (Short)
Aunt Jane
 1913 The Beaten Path (Short)
Barbara Lacelles Hall
 1913 The Thirst for Gold (Short)
Helen Drury
 1913 The Honor of Lady Beaumont (Short)
Lady Barbara Beaumont
 1913 Soul to Soul (Short)
Barbara Tully
 1913 The Greater Call (Short)
Margaret Worthington
 1913 The Trail of the Hanging Rock (Short)
Annie St. Leger - Mother / Migonne - Daughter
 1913 In the Night (Short)
The Wife
 1913 Fortune's Pet (Short)
Miss Perry
 1913 When Light Came Back (Short)
Muriel Hale - the Daughter
 1913 The Faith Healer (Short)
 1913 Thus Saith the Lord (Short)
 1913 The Sons of a Soldier (Short)
 1913 The Return of Crime (Short)
Martha Elliott
 1913 The Law of the Wild (Short)
The Wife
 1913 The Superior Law (Short)
 1913 For Better or for Worse (Short)
The Nurse
 1913 The Stronger (Short)
 1913 The Crimson Cross (Short)
Virgin Mary
 1913 The Man Who Dared (Short)
Tess of the Hills
 1913 The Great Unknown (Short)
Lady Lou
 1913 The Telegraph Operator (Short)
 1913 The Trail of the Silver Fox (Short)
 1913 The Love Chase (Short)
Gertrude Wilton
 1913/I For His Child's Sake (Short)
The Stepmother
 1913 The Spectre Bridegroom (Short)
 1913 Nobody's Love Story (Short)
Bess, George's Sister
 1913 The Return of Lady Linda (Short)
Lady Linda
 1912 The Poisoned Pool (Short)
Bess Austin
 1912/II The Black Sheep (Short)
Mrs. Henry Brock
 1912 Dick's Wife (Short)
Grace Lenox, Dick's Wife
 1912 The Bonnie, Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond (Short)
Clara McDonald
 1912 Their Children's Approval (Short)
Angele - The Widow's Daughter
 1912 Foiling a Fortune Hunter (Short)
Marian Higby
 1912 What Father Did (Short)
 1912 Silent Jim (Short)
 1912 The Transgression of Deacon Jones (Short)
 1912 Caprices of Fortune (Short)
Bertha Steadman, the Cousin
 1912 A Choice by Accident (Short)
 1912 Filial Love (Short)
The Mother
 1912 The Rancher's Lottery (Short)
Ida Carstairs
 1912 The Actress Pulls the Strings (Short)
May Allen
 1912 The Passing Parade (Short)
Girl of the Lover's Duet
 1912 Dolls (Short)
Nellie Simpson
 1912 Robin Hood (Short)
Maid Marian
 1912 Aunt Hetty's Goldfish (Short)
 1912 Boys Again (Short)
Mary Moore
 1912 Because of Bobbie (Short)
Marjorie, The Girl of the Scar
 1912/II The Double Cross (Short)
Maud Truesworth
 1912 The Governor's Daughter (Short)
 1912 That Loving Man (Short)
Bessie Woodland
 1912 The Dreamers (Short)
Dorothy Fuller
 1912 A Double Misunderstanding (Short)
 1912 Hearts and Memories (Short)
 1912 The Holy City (Short)
 1912 Three Men and a Girl (Short)
Eleanor Edwards - the School Teacher
 1912/II Sisters (Short)
 1912 The Rustic Maiden (Short)
Nell Knickerbocker - the Rustic Maiden
 1912/I The High Cost of Living (Short)
Mrs. Consumer
 1912 Chamber of Forgetfulness (Short)
The Wife
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