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Stage Door (8-Oct-1937)

Director: Gregory La Cava

Writers: Morrie Ryskind; Anthony Veiller

From a play by: Edna Ferber; George S. Kaufman

Musical Director: Roy Webb

Producer: Pandro S. Berman

Keywords: Drama

Spoiled socialite Terry Randall takes a room at The Footlights Club, a boarding house for aspiring actresses, hoping to succeed in the business without the influence of her wealthy family. The other girls find her attitude alienating, and Terry's father pulls strings to land her a starring role without her knowledge. Wonderful ensemble cast; time has not dulled this gem. Received Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, and Best Screenplay.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Eve Arden
Actor
30-Apr-1908 12-Nov-1990 The Eve Arden Show
Lucille Ball
Actor
6-Aug-1911 26-Apr-1989 I Love Lucy
Jack Carson
Actor
27-Oct-1910 2-Jan-1963 Two Guys From Milwaukee
Constance Collier
Actor
22-Jan-1878 25-Apr-1955 Stage Door
Margaret Early
Actor
25-Dec-1919 29-Nov-2000 Strike Up the Band
Mary Forbes
Actor
30-Dec-1879 22-Jul-1974 Character actress
Ralph Forbes
Actor
30-Sep-1896 31-Mar-1951 The Hound of the Baskervilles
Katharine Hepburn
Actor
12-May-1907 29-Jun-2003 The Philadelphia Story
Samuel S. Hinds
Actor
4-Apr-1875 13-Oct-1948 It's a Wonderful Life
Andrea Leeds
Actor
14-Aug-1914 21-May-1984 Stage Door
Adolphe Menjou
Actor
18-Feb-1890 29-Oct-1963 A Farewell to Arms
Ann Miller
Dancer
12-Apr-1923 22-Jan-2004 Kiss Me Kate
Franklin Pangborn
Actor
23-Jan-1888 20-Jul-1958 Character actor, 1920s to 1950s
Gail Patrick
Actor
20-Jun-1911 6-Jul-1980 Love Crazy
Ginger Rogers
Dancer
16-Jul-1911 25-Apr-1995 The Gay Divorcee
Grady Sutton
Actor
5-Apr-1906 17-Sep-1995 The Bank Dick
Pierre Watkin
Actor
29-Dec-1887 3-Feb-1960 Adventures of Superman

CAST

Starring
Katharine Hepburn   ...   Terry Randall
Ginger Rogers   ...   Jean Maitland
Adolphe Menjou   ...   Anthony Powell
with
Gail Patrick   ...   Linda Shaw
Constance Collier   ...   Miss Luther
Andrea Leeds   ...   Kay Hamilton
Samuel S. Hinds   ...   Henry Sims
Lucille Ball   ...   Judith
Franklin Pangborn   ...   Harcourt
William Corson   ...   Bill
Pierre Watkin   ...   Carmichael
Grady Sutton   ...   Butch
Frank Reicher   ...   Stage Director
Jack Carson   ...   Mr. Milbanks
Phyllis Kennedy   ...   Hattie
Eve Arden   ...   Eve
Ann Miller   ...   Annie
Margaret Early   ...   Mary Lou
Jean Rouverol   ...   Dizzy
Elizabeth Dunne   ...   Mrs. Orcutt
Norma Drury   ...   Olga
Jane Rhodes   ...   Ann
Peggy O'Donnell   ...   Susan
Harriett Brandon   ...   Madeline
Cast of Stage Play
Katherine Alexander   ...   Cast of Stage Play
Ralph Forbes   ...   Cast of Stage Play
Mary Forbes   ...   Cast of Stage Play
Huntley Gordon   ...   Cast of Stage Play

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