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In Theaters
  • The Magnificent Ambersons

  • Now, Voyager

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At Home
  • One Foot in Heaven

  • Test Pilot

  • Chain Gang

  • The Egg and I

  • Slim

  • The Magnificent Ambersons

  • That Brennan Girl

  • The Cowboy from Brooklyn

  • Tell It to the Judge

  • The Sea of Grass

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Dorothy Vaughan Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Nov 5, 1889
  • Died: Mar 15, 1955
  • Biography: In films from 1936, Dorothy Vaughan spent the next 14 years playing scores of bits and featured roles. Vaughan was at one time or another practically everyone's "mom" or "grandma," devoting the rest of the time to playing nurses, maids... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
The Magnificent Ambersons Funeral Spectator / Funeral Spectator 1997
The Bishop's Wife Delia 1952
Chain Gang Mrs. Briggs 1950
The Lady from Shanghai Old Woman / Old Woman 1948
The Egg and I Maid 1947
The Adventures of Mark Twain Kate Leary 1944
Gentleman Jim Ma Corbett 1942
The Pride of the Yankees Landlady / Landlady 1942
The Strawberry Blonde Woman / Woman 1941
Kitty Foyle Charwoman / Charwoman 1940
Foreign Correspondent Jones's Mother / Jones's Mother 1940
They Drive by Night 1940
Young Mr. Lincoln Woman / Woman 1939
Test Pilot Fat Woman / Fat Woman 1938
After the Thin Man Charlotte / Charlotte 1936
Lured Mrs. Miller / Mrs. Miller
Black Legion Mrs. Grogan / Mrs. Grogan
The Sea of Grass Mrs. Hodges / Mrs. Hodges
The Cowboy from Brooklyn Fat Woman / Fat Woman
Slim Nurse / Nurse
Tell It to the Judge Dumpy Woman / Dumpy Woman
The Bamboo Blonde Mom
The Mummy's Ghost Mrs. Ada Blake / Mrs. Ada Blake
Hit the Ice Nurse / Nurse
Lady Gangster Jenkins / Jenkins
One Foot in Heaven Mrs. Erlich / Mrs. Erlich
Fighting Fools Mrs. Higgins
Take One False Step Leona / Leona
I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes Mrs. Alvin
Manhattan Angel Mrs. Cole
Song of Idaho Sara Mom
Bad Men of Missouri Mrs. Dalton
Robin Hood of Texas Mrs. O'Brien
The High Wall Harriett / Harriett
Trail to San Antone The "Commodore"
Riverboat Rhythm Belle Vrowley
That Brennan Girl Mrs. Reagan
Dancing in Manhattan Mrs. Bundy
The Town Went Wild Nurse Reeves
Those Endearing Young Charms Matron / Matron
What a Blonde Annie
Henry Aldrich's Little Secret Mrs. Olsen
Now, Voyager Woman / Woman
Stella Dallas
Mob Town Mrs. Flynn / Mrs. Flynn