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Best Foot Forward (29-Jun-1943)

Director: Edward Buzzell

Writers: Irving Brecher; Fred Finklehoffe

From a play by: John Cecil Holm

Music and Lyrics by: Hugh Martin; Ralph Blane

Producer: Arthur Freed

Keywords: Musical Comedy

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
June Allyson
Actor
7-Oct-1917 8-Jul-2006 Two Girls and a Sailor
Morris Ankrum
Actor
27-Aug-1896 2-Sep-1964 Invaders from Mars
Lucille Ball
Actor
6-Aug-1911 26-Apr-1989 I Love Lucy
Gloria DeHaven
Actor
23-Jul-1925   Summer Holiday
Sara Haden
Actor
17-Nov-1899 15-Sep-1981 The Shop Around the Corner
Harry James
Musician
15-Mar-1916 5-Jul-1983 Big Band-era bandleader
Donald MacBride
Actor
23-Jun-1889 21-Jun-1957 High Sierra
Henry O'Neill
Actor
10-Aug-1891 18-May-1961 Anchors Aweigh
Beverly Tyler
Actor
5-Jul-1927 23-Nov-2005 The Green Years
Nancy Walker
Actor
10-May-1922 25-Mar-1992 Rhoda's mother
Virginia Weidler
Actor
21-Mar-1927 1-Jul-1968 The Philadelphia Story
Chill Wills
Actor
18-Jul-1903 15-Dec-1978 The Alamo

CAST

Starring
Lucille Ball   ...   Herself
With
William Gaxton   ...   Jack O'Riley
Virginia Weidler   ...   Helen Schlesinger
Tommy Dix   ...   Bud / Elwood C. Hooper
Nancy Walker   ...   Blind Date (Nancy)
June Allyson   ...   Minerva
Kenny Bowers   ...   Dutch
Gloria DeHaven   ...   Ethel
Jack Jordan   ...   Hunk
Harry James   ...   Himself
and His Music Makers   ...   Themselves
Beverly Tyler   ...   Miss Delaware Water Gap
Chill Wills   ...   Chester Short
Henry O'Neill   ...   Maj. Reeber
Sara Haden   ...   Miss Talbert
Donald MacBride   ...   Capt. Bradd
Bobby Stebbins   ...   Greenie
Darwood Kaye   ...   Killer
Morris Ankrum   ...   Col. Harkrider
Nana Bryant   ...   Mrs. Dalrymple

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