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Arleen Whelan (1914–1993)

Auburn-haired Arleen Whelan was born in Salt Lake City, but spent her early childhood in Pueblo, Colorado, where she attended High School. Her father was an electrician, who, upon opening his own electrical store in Los Angeles, moved the family westward. Arleen was enrolled in a beauty college and learned hairdressing and manicure, soon finding ... See full bio »

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Known For

Charley's Aunt Kitty Verdun
That Wonderful Urge Jessica Woods
Kidnapped Jean MacDonald
Dear Wife Tommy Murphy


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 1962 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Eve Foster
- Shadow of a Hero (1962) ... Eve Foster
 1958 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
Lola Fay
- The Silver Spider (1958) ... Lola Fay
 1957 Raiders of Old California
Julie Johnson
 1955 Casablanca (TV Series)
- Family Dispute (1955)
 1953-1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Noel / Sue / Laura
- The Web (1955) ... Noel
- Not All Your Tears (1955) ... Sue
- The Second Meeting (1953) ... Laura
 1955 Playwrights '56 (TV Series)
- The Heart's a Forgotten Hotel (1955) ... Shirl
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Evelyn Raleigh
- Dead Reckoning (1955) ... Evelyn Raleigh
 1954 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Carol Bruce
- Night Ride to Butte (1954) ... Carol Bruce
 1953 The Sun Shines Bright
Lucy Lee Lake
 1953 San Antone
Julia Allerby
 1953 Never Wave at a WAC
Sgt. Toni Wayne
 1952 Flaming Feather
 1951 Passage West
Rose Billings
 1950 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
- The Voice in the Night (1950) ... Eleanor
 1949 Dear Wife
Tommy Murphy
 1948 That Wonderful Urge
Jessica Woods
 1947 The Senator Was Indiscreet
Valerie Shepherd
 1947 Variety Girl
Variety Girl (uncredited)
 1947 Ramrod
Rose Leland
 1947 Suddenly It's Spring
Gloria Fay
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Arleen Whelan
 1942 Sundown Jim
Catherine Barr
 1942 Castle in the Desert
Brenda Hartford
 1941 Charley's Aunt
Kitty Verdun
 1940 Charter Pilot
Raquel Andrews
 1940 Young People
 1939 Sabotage
 1939 Young Mr. Lincoln
Sarah Clay
 1939 Boy Friend
Sue Duffy
 1938 Thanks for Everything
Madge Raines
 1938 Gateway
Catherine O'Shea
 1938 Kidnapped
Jean MacDonald
 1937 On Again-Off Again
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Other Works:

Stage: Appears (as "Marion Cosgrove") in "Oh, Brother!" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Jacques Deval. Scenic Design by Samuel Leve. Directed by Bretaigne Windust. Royale Theatre: 19 Jun 1945-7 Jul 1945 (23 performances). Cast: Sally Archdeacon (as "Rose"), Lyle Bettger (as "Steve Foley"), Kendall Bryson (as "Larry"), Eva Condon (as "... See more »

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5' 4½" (1.64 m)

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Parents were Arthur Whelan, an electrical contractor, and Kathleen Wright. See more »

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