Virginia Weidler

Virginia Weidler (March 21, 1926 – July 1, 1968) was an American child actor, popular in Hollywood films during the 1930s and 1940s.

Born in Eagle Rock, California, Weidler made her first film appearance in 1933. Over the next few years she played minor roles in films for RKO and Paramount Studios. Neither studio made full use of her abilities, and when Paramount did not extend her contract, she was signed by MGM.

Her first film for them was opposite their leading male star Mickey Rooney in Love Is A Headache (1938). The film was a success and over the next few years Weidler was regularly employed by the studio, usually playing precocious tom-boys. She was one of the all-female cast of The Women (1939), as Norma Shearer's daughter, a role that was uncharacteristically sentimental for her.

Her next major success, and the film for which she is perhaps best remembered was The Philadelphia Story (1941) in which she played the wise-cracking younger sister of Katharine Hepburn. She continued acting but by this time was maturing, and as a teenager was less popular with audiences. After a string of box-office disappointments, her film career ended with her final performance in 1943. By her retirment at the age of 17 she had appeared in more than forty films, and had acted with some of the biggest stars of her era, including Clark Gable and Myrna Loy in Too Hot to Handle (1938), Bette Davis in All This and Heaven Too (1940), and Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland in Babes on Broadway (1941), but she was not able to make continue her success as an actor into adulthood.

She married after her retirement and distanced herself from her Hollywood career, and for the rest of her life politely refused any requests for interviews. She died of a heart attack in Los Angeles, California, after suffering the effects of heart disease for several years.


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She died of a heart attack in Los Angeles, California, after suffering the effects of heart disease for several years. This was recorded during a poetry reading at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, California, in April 2002. She married after her retirement and distanced herself from her Hollywood career, and for the rest of her life politely refused any requests for interviews. Latino Poetry, excerpts from a live performance by Robert Beltran. By her retirment at the age of 17 she had appeared in more than forty films, and had acted with some of the biggest stars of her era, including Clark Gable and Myrna Loy in Too Hot to Handle (1938), Bette Davis in All This and Heaven Too (1940), and Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland in Babes on Broadway (1941), but she was not able to make continue her success as an actor into adulthood. In 2001 it was reported in USA Today that the Galaxy Ball raised more than US$50,000.00 for the Down's Syndrome Association of Los Angeles, as well as other charities. After a string of box-office disappointments, her film career ended with her final performance in 1943. During the evening, there is a cabaret and dinner dance.

She continued acting but by this time was maturing, and as a teenager was less popular with audiences. One of Beltran's siblings was born with Down's Syndrome and each year since 1998 he has hosted the Galaxy Ball, which brings together actors from other Star Trek series for a small convention. Her next major success, and the film for which she is perhaps best remembered was The Philadelphia Story (1941) in which she played the wise-cracking younger sister of Katharine Hepburn. He is also a member of the Classical Theater Lab, an ensemble of professional actors who co-produced his production of Hamlet in 1997, which he directed as well as starred in. She was one of the all-female cast of The Women (1939), as Norma Shearer's daughter, a role that was uncharacteristically sentimental for her. Beltran founded and co-directed the East LA Classic Theater Group. The film was a success and over the next few years Weidler was regularly employed by the studio, usually playing precocious tom-boys. Mr.

Her first film for them was opposite their leading male star Mickey Rooney in Love Is A Headache (1938). He had his first film role in Zoot Suit, in 1981. Neither studio made full use of her abilities, and when Paramount did not extend her contract, she was signed by MGM. He graduated from California State University, Fresno with a degree in Theater Arts and moved on to Los Angeles to begin his acting career. Over the next few years she played minor roles in films for RKO and Paramount Studios. He was born in Bakersfield, California. Born in Eagle Rock, California, Weidler made her first film appearance in 1933. He has seven brothers and two sisters.

Virginia Weidler (March 21, 1926 – July 1, 1968) was an American child actor, popular in Hollywood films during the 1930s and 1940s. Beltran is the seventh son of first generation Mexican-American parents, and refers to himself as being "Latindio". Mr. He has won The Nosostros Golden Eagle Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Series (1997) and been nominated for the NCLR Bravo Award for Outstanding Television Series Actor in a Crossover Role (1996), the ALMA Awards for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Television Series in a Crossover Role (1998, 1999). However, he has been working steadily since 1979 in both theater and in films.

Robert Beltran (born November 19, 1953) is best known for his role as Commander Chakotay on Star Trek: Voyager. CSI: Miami (2003). Foto-Novelas (2002). 2001 ALMA Awards (Presenter) (2001).

Fahrenheit 452: The Art Police (short) (2000). Luminarias (1999). Ultimate Trek: Star Trek's Greatest Moments (1999). How Else Am I Supposed To Know I'm Still Alive (1997).

Trekkies (1997). Managua (1997). Star Trek: Voyager (1995 - 2001). 500 Nations (1995).

Nixon (1995). Models, Inc. (1994). Murder, She Wrote ("Time to die") (1994). Shannongate (1994).

Rio Shannon (1993). Lois & Clark ("Fly Hard") (1993). State of Emergency (1993). Murder, She Wrote ("Double Jeopardy") (1993).

Shadow Hunter (1993). Stormy Weathers (1992). La Pastorela (1992). Bugsy (1991).

The Chase (1991). Veronica Clare (1991). Kiss Me a Killer (1991). To Die Standing (1990).

Midnight Caller ("Life Without Possibility") (1990). El Diablo (1990). Forbidden Sun (1989). Miami Vice ("Free Fall") (1989).

Scenes From the Class Stuggle in Beverly Hills (1989). Sisters (1988). Gaby, A True Story (1987). Slam Dance (1987).

The Family Martinez (1986). Streethawk (1986). Latino (1985). The Mystic Warrior (1984).

Calendar Girl Murders (1984). Night of the Comet (1984). Lone Wolf McQuade (1983). Eating Raoul (1982).

Zoot Suit (1981). The Big Knife (2003). Hamlet (1997). A Touch Of The Poet (1993).

Widows (1991). Macbeth (1989). A Burning Beach (1988). Stars In The Morning Sky (1987).

I Don't Have To Show You No Stinkin' Badges (1986). The Quartered Man (1985). Corridos (1983). Taming of the Shrew (1981).

Romeo and Juliet (1981). Hamlet (1981). Henry IV, part 1 and Henry IV, part 2 (1981). A Midsummer Night's Dream (1981).

La Pastorela (1980). Bard in the Box Tour (1980). California Shakespeare Festival (1979).

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