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Fay Wray

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Fay Wray (born Vina Fay Wray; September 15, 1907 – August 8, 2004) was a Canadian-American actress. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international stardom as an actress in horror film roles, leading to many considering her as the first "scream queen". After appearing in minor film roles, Wray gained media attention being selected as one of the "WAMPAS Baby Stars". This led to Wray being signed to Paramount Pictures as a teenager, where she made more than a dozen films. After leaving Paramount, she signed deals with various film companies, being cast in her first horror film roles. For RKO Radio Pictures, Inc., she starred in the film with which she is most identified, King Kong (1933). After the success of King Kong, Wray appeared in more minor film roles and on television, leading to her final role in 1980. Description above from the Wikipedia article Fay Wray, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 15, 1907 In Cardston, Alberta, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
97
First Appeared:
In the movie Just a Good Guy 1924-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Eure Mütter - Runterschalten, Fresse halten 2006-07-14
Known For
Poster of Dragstrip Riot
Poster of The Affairs of Cellini
Poster of King Kong
Poster of Below the Sea
Filmography
Movie Eure Mütter - Runterschalten, Fresse halten 2006-07-14
Movie RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' Herself (archive footage) 2005-10-22
Movie Broadway: The Golden Age Herself 2003-01-01
Movie Universal Horror Herself / Interviewee 1998-10-08
Movie Gideon's Trumpet Edna Curtis 1980-04-30
Movie Murder by Death Screaming Door Bell (archive sound) (uncredited) 1976-06-23
Movie Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? (archive footage) 1975-08-06
Movie Kinkón Ann Darrow 1971-01-01
Series The Eleventh Hour Unknown 1962-10-03
Series The Islanders Unknown 1960-10-02
Series Hawaiian Eye Unknown 1959-10-07
Movie Dragstrip Riot Norma Martin 1958-03-01
Movie Summer Love Beth Daley 1958-03-10
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Movie Tammy and the Bachelor Mrs. Brent 1957-06-14
Movie Crime of Passion Alice Pope 1957-01-09
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Movie Rock, Pretty Baby Beth Daley 1956-12-01
Movie The Cobweb Edna Devanal 1955-06-07
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Movie Hell on Frisco Bay Kay Stanley 1955-12-01
Series The 20th Century Fox Hour Unknown 1955-10-05
Movie Queen Bee Sue McKinnon 1955-11-07
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Treasure of the Golden Condor Annette, Marquise de St. Malo 1953-02-04
Movie Small Town Girl Mrs. Gordon Kimbell 1953-04-10
Series The Pride of the Family 1953-10-02
Series Cavalcade of America Unknown 1952-10-01
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1952-10-01
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Movie Mighty Joe Young Woman's Scream 1949-07-27
Movie Adam Had Four Sons Molly Stoddard 1941-03-27
Movie Melody for Three Mary Stanley 1941-06-19
Movie Wildcat Bus Ted Dawson 1940-08-23
Movie Navy Secrets Carol Mathews 1939-02-08
Movie Smashing the Spy Ring Eleanor Dunlap 1938-12-29
Movie It Happened in Hollywood Gloria Gay 1937-09-07
Movie Murder in Greenwich Village Kay Cabot aka Lucky 1937-11-02
Movie When Knights Were Bold Lady Rowena 1936-02-18
Movie Roaming Lady Joyce Reid 1936-05-02
Movie They Met in a Taxi Mary Trenton 1936-09-08
Movie Bulldog Jack Ann Manders 1935-09-01
Movie Come Out of the Pantry Hilda Beach-Howard 1935-11-22
Movie White Lies Joan Mitchell 1935-12-27
Movie Once to Every Woman Mary Fanshane 1934-03-24
Movie The Countess of Monte Cristo Janet Kruegar 1934-03-18
Movie Madame Spy Marie Franck 1934-02-10
Movie The Clairvoyant Rene 1934-01-01
Movie Viva Villa! Teresa 1934-04-27
Movie The Affairs of Cellini Angela 1934-08-24
Movie Black Moon Gail Hamilton 1934-06-15
Movie Woman in the Dark Louise Loring 1934-11-08
Movie Mills of the Gods Jean Hastings 1934-12-15
Movie Cheating Cheaters Nan Brockton 1934-11-05
Movie The Richest Girl in the World Sylvia Lockwood 1934-09-21
Movie King Kong Ann Darrow 1933-04-07
Movie Ann Carver's Profession Ann Carver Graham 1933-06-09
Movie Mystery of the Wax Museum Charlotte Duncan 1933-02-18
Movie The Vampire Bat Ruth Bertin 1933-01-21
Movie Below the Sea Diana 1933-03-28
Movie The Woman I Stole Vida Carew 1933-06-29
Movie Master of Men Kay Walling 1933-11-28
Movie Shanghai Madness Wildeth Christie 1933-08-03
Movie The Bowery Lucy Calhoun 1933-10-07
Movie The Son of Kong Screaming voice 1933-12-22
Movie One Sunday Afternoon Virginia Brush 1933-09-01
Movie The Big Brain Cynthia Glennon 1933-08-04
Movie Stowaway Mary Foster 1932-03-01
Movie Doctor X Joanne Xavier 1932-08-27
Movie The Most Dangerous Game Eve Trowbridge 1932-09-16
Movie The Stolen Jools Fay Wray 1931-04-04
Movie The Conquering Horde Taisie Lockhart 1931-03-01
Movie Dirigible Helen Pierce 1931-04-04
Movie The Finger Points Marcia Collins 1931-04-11
Movie The Lawyer's Secret Kay Roberts 1931-06-06
Movie The Unholy Garden Camille de Jonghe 1931-10-28
Movie Three Rogues Lee Carleton 1931-08-03
Movie Paramount on Parade Sweetheart 1930-04-22
Movie Behind the Make-Up Marie Gardoni 1930-01-11
Movie The Texan Consuelo 1930-05-10
Movie The Sea God Daisy 1930-09-13
Movie The Border Legion Joan Randall 1930-06-28
Movie Captain Thunder Ynez 1930-12-27
Movie Thunderbolt Ritzy 1929-06-20
Movie The Four Feathers Ethne Eustace 1929-06-01
Movie Pointed Heels Lora Nixon 1929-12-20
Movie Street of Sin Elizabeth 1928-05-26
Movie The Legion of the Condemned Christine Charteris 1928-03-10
Movie The Wedding March Mitzi / Mitzerl Schrammell 1928-10-06
Movie The Wild Horse Stampede Jessie Hayden 1926-09-05
Movie Chasing the Chaser Nursemaid 1925-07-04
Movie Isn't Life Terrible? Potential Pen-Buyer (uncredited) 1925-07-05
Movie Sure-Mike! Salesgirl at Department Store 1925-05-23
Movie Moonlight and Noses Miss Sniff, the Professor's Daughter 1925-10-03
Movie The Coast Patrol Beth Slocum 1925-07-18
Movie A Lover's Oath 1925-09-29
Movie Just a Good Guy Girl Entering Taxi 1924-12-24