Virginia O'Brien (1919–2001)

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Meet the People (1944) | The Harvey Girls (1946) | Till the Clouds Roll By (1946)
NICKNAME  
"Miss Red Hot Frozen Face"
BORN 
Apr 18, 1919 (died Jan 16, 2001)
HEIGHT 
5' 6½" (1.69m)

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Past Film & Video (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for GusGus Reporter  Less 1976 $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Francis in the NavyFrancis in the Navy Nurse Kittredge  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Musical Merry-Go-Round #4Musical Merry-Go-Round #4 (Short) Herself, Performer ("Carry Me Back to Old Virginny")  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for Merton of the MoviesMerton of the Movies Phyllis Montague  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Till the Clouds Roll ByTill the Clouds Roll By Ellie May Shipley (segment "Show Boat") / Virginia O'Brien, Performer ("Show Boat", "A Fine Romance" (uncredited))  Less 1946 $2.8MM $6.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Show-OffThe Show-Off Hortense  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for The Harvey GirlsThe Harvey Girls Alma from Ohio, Performer ("It's a Great Big World", "The Wild, Wild West") (uncredited)  Less 1946 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Great MorganThe Great Morgan Film Character (archive footage), Performer ("I Fell in Love with the Leader of the Band") (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Ziegfeld FolliesZiegfeld Follies Virginia O'Brien ('Here's to the Ladies'), Performer ("Bring on the Wonderful Men")  Less 1945 $3.2MM $7.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Meet the PeopleMeet the People 'Woodpecker' Peg, Performer ("I Like to Recognize the Tune" (1939), "Say That We're Sweethearts Again" (1944), "It's Smart to Be People" (1944))  Less 1944 $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for Two Girls and a SailorTwo Girls and a Sailor Virginia O'Brien, Performer ("Take It Easy" (1943)) (uncredited)  Less 1944 $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for Thousands CheerThousands Cheer Virginia O'Brien, Performer ("In a Little Spanish Town", "Rock-a-Bye Baby") (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Du Barry Was a LadyDu Barry Was a Lady Ginny, Performer ("Salome" (1943), "Friendship" (1939))  Less 1943 $1.2MM $2.6MM / $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for Panama HattiePanama Hattie Flo Foster, Performer ("Fresh as a Daisy" (1940), "Let's Be Buddies" (1940), "(Did I Get Stinkin') At the Savoy" (1940))  Less 1942 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Ship AhoyShip Ahoy Fran Evans, Soundtrack ("The Last Call for Love" (1942)), Performer ("How About You?" (1941), "Poor You" (1942))  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Lady Be GoodLady Be Good Lull, Performer ("Your Words and My Music" (1941), "Oh, Lady Be Good!" (1924)) (uncredited)  Less 1941 $863K
  • Primary photo for Ringside MaisieRingside Maisie Virginia O'Brien - Singer, Performer ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage") (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for The Big StoreThe Big Store Kitty, Performer ("Sing While You Sell" (1941))  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for HullabalooHullabaloo Virginia Ferris, Performer ("Carry Me Back to Old Virginny" (1878), "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair" (1854)) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Sky MurderSky Murder Lucille LaVonne (uncredited)  Less 1940 $212K
Past Television (3 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Private SecretaryPrivate Secretary (TV Series) Tootie Stevens Walters (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
    • The Reunion (Sep 30, 1956) Tootie Stevens Walters  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Theatre TimeHollywood Theatre Time (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The Ed Wynn ShowThe Ed Wynn Show (TV Series) Performer ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage") (1 episode, 1949), Herself (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
    • Episode #1.12 (Dec 8, 1949) Herself, Performer ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage")  Less
Self (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Classic Comedy TeamsClassic Comedy Teams (Video) Kitty (segment "Marx Brothers") (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Reporter (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
    • Gus (Sep 18, 1977) Reporter (archive footage)  Less

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