"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 - 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!
What's new - 09.04.2015
There we go: Irene is already adding the last touch - the violet corsages at every feminine guest's place.
"INSIDE THE STAR'S HOMES" Irene Dunne is your hostess at a formal dinner... a "Screenland" article from July 1936.
What's new - 06.14.15
- some additions to the radio page:
"Bob Elsen on the Century" In January 1947 Irene was interviewed by Bob Elsen on the famous railroad train "Twentieth Century Limited."
And I added three photos to the Irene Dunne on Radio 20s/30s page: two to the entry for "Magnificent Obsession" (1937) and one to the entry for "The Sisters" (1939)