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Leila Bennett (1892–1965)

Leila Bennett was born on November 17, 1892 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Taxi (1931), Doctor X (1932) and Wagon Wheels (1934). She was married to Francis M. (Frank) Keough. She died on January 5, 1965 in New York, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Taxi Ruby
Doctor X Mamie
Wagon Wheels Hetty Masters
Fury Edna Hooper


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 1936 Fury
Edna Hooper
 1935 Mark of the Vampire
 1935 One New York Night
Betty (uncredited)
 1934 Wagon Wheels
Hetty Masters
 1934 Dames
Laura - Matilda's Maid
 1934 Housewife
 1934 Strictly Dynamite
Miss Mary Hoffman
 1934 Unknown Blonde
The Maid
 1934 Once to Every Woman
 1934 Easy to Love
Hotel Maid (uncredited)
 1933 The Prizefighter and the Lady
Stool-Pigeon Maid (uncredited)
 1933 Sunset Pass
Hetty Miller
 1933 A Study in Scarlet
Daffy Dolly
 1933 Terror Aboard
Lena Klein
 1933 No Other Woman
Susie Bogavitch
 1932 Tiger Shark
 1932 Doctor X
 1932 The First Year
 1932 The Purchase Price
 1932 Emma
 1931/II Taxi
 1931 Gentleman's Fate
Lunch Counter Attendant (uncredited)
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Stage Play: A Holy Terror. Written by George Abbott and Winchell Smith. Directed by Winchell Smith. George M. Cohan's Theatre: 28 Sep 1925- Oct 1925 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: George Abbott (as "Dirk Yancey"), Elizabeth Allen (as "Judy Kirkpatrick"), Leila Bennett (as "Becky Chapman"), Emerin Campbell (as "Mrs. Tesman"),... See more »


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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Played the second lead as Loretta Young's best friend in Taxi (1932). She provided comedy relief along with her boyfriend, played by George E. Stone. See more »

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