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Ida Lupino

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Biography

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Ida Lupino (4 February 1918 – 3 August 1995) was an English-American film actress, singer, director, and producer, a pioneer among women filmmakers. In her forty-eight-year career, she appeared in fifty-nine films and directed seven others, mostly in the United States, where she became a citizen in 1948. She co-wrote and co-produced some of her own films as well. She appeared in serial television programmes fifty-eight times and directed fifty other episodes. Additionally, she contributed as a writer to five films and four TV episodes.

Fact file

  • Born: 4 February 1918 Herne Hill, London, England
  • Died: 3 August 1995 (aged 77) Los Angeles
  • Cause of death: Stroke
  • Citizenship: British American
  • Alma mater: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
  • Occupation: Actress, singer, director, producer
  • Years active: 1931–1978
  • Spouse(s): Louis Hayward (m. 1938; div. 1945) Collier Young (m. 1948; div. 1951) Howard Duff (m. 1951; div. 1984)
  • Children: Bridget Duff
  • Parent(s): Stanley Lupino Connie Emerald
  • Relatives: Lupino Lane (uncle)

Read more about Ida Lupino at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Born Feb. 4, 1918, Ida Lupino would have been a good fit for 2018. Describing herself as “the poor man’s Bette Davis,” the actress turned down roles she didn’t want and spent the subsequent suspensions on the studio lot observing and learning the craft of filmmaking. Lupino was groomed for ...

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