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Lillian Russell

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Lillian Russell is the sanitized musical biopic of the legendary (and much-married) 19th century musical comedy star. Discovered in 1880 by bandleader Tony Pastor (Leo Carrillo), Lillian Russell ([[Performer~P22899~Alice Faye~alicefaye]]) wastes no time rising to fame and fortune on the Broadway stage. Along the way, she curries the favor of such eligible bachelors as newspaperman Alexander Moore ([[Performer~P24097~Henry Fonda~henryfonda]]), composer Edward Solomon (Don Ameche), and railroad tycoon...more

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