"B-Movie Actress" Nell O'Day Hand Signed 3X5 Card. This item is certified authentic by Todd Mueller and comes with their Certificate of Authenticity. (September 22, 1909 - January 3, 1989) was an accomplished American. Of the 1930s and 1940s. O'Day was born in.
Her father was an official with a railroad. Her first work as a professional entertainer was as a vaudeville dancer. She had her first screen roles in the 1920s as a. In 1930, she portrayed Maribelle Fordyce in the Broadway musical. Her first starring role was in 1932 when she starred in Rackety Rax opposite.From 1933 through 1940 she starred in nineteen films, with only a small number of those being. Starting in 1941 she began starring in roles placing her as the. In 1942 she starred as the heroine in several. Perils of the Royal Mounted.
In 1943, under contract with. She began starring in the. Her last starring western role was in 1943, in the film Boss of Rawhide, opposite. She made one more movie, a non-western, in 1946 when she starred in The Story of Kenneth W. But concentrated mostly on writing.
She spent the rest of her life writing for stage and screen. On January 3, 1989, in.