"I drifted into acting and drifted out.
Acting isn't everything. Living is."
Irene Marie Dunne December 20.1898 - September 04.1990
American actress and singer
Welcome to The Irene Dunne Site - the place for all Irene Dunne related information!
What's new - 01.21.16
- added the short article Dunne Luck (Screenland, July 1931). Obviously the success of the new arising star -"not beautiful but charming" - took Hollywood utterly by surprise.
and two photos each from "Cimarron," "The Great Lover" and "Consolation Marriage." 1931 was a busy year for Miss Dunne!
What's new - 01.03.16
- added a Silver Screen article from July 1935, "Irene Dunne 'Nucleus'"
Seemed to be the fitting title to start the new year at this website!
What's new - 10.25.15
Just an info: Warner Archive just released "Sweet Adeline," "Never A Dull Moment," "Consolation Marriage" and "Ann Vickers." If somebody already watched it, I'd like to know about the picture quality of "Sweet Adeline" and "Consolation Marriage." Please, contact me!
What's new - 09.21.15
- added a new page reserved for fashion shots and publicities for magazines to the press section.
What's new - 09.06.15
"Hollywood Diet New Style" (New Movie Magazine, April 1932)
"Miss Dunne's weekly program will keep you in good health and good humour."
What's new - 09.05.15
"Irene Dunne's Design for LIVING!" (Screenland, September 1941)
"Lovely star selects her contest winner and writes inspring advice to all home-makers in search of stimulating ideas!"
Well, without my knowledge I have been living all along according to Irene's "key color for a room rules"... have fun moving the furniture around and baking waffles!