"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!

 

 

 

                                 Updates


 

stepping with Frank at a party in the Palm Room at the Beverly Hills Hotel
The Griffins trying a step or two...

What's new - 07.24.16

 

- added 8 misc. photos from 1940

as Queen Victoria in 'The Mudlark'
as Queen Victoria in 'The Mudlark'

What's new - 06.09.16

 

- added an article on the production of 'The Mudlark' titled "The Widow of Windsor - Irene Dunne" ( 'The Australian Women's Weekly', September 1950)

and 6 new photos from 'The Mudlark'

What's new - 06.19.16

 

  - added a newspaper article titled "Historic Madison Gives World Celebrities of Modern Screen" (The Indianapolis Star, Oct. 18, 1931)

This press piece offers interesting information about Irene's musical education and offers a plausible story how she started her theater career. (Thanks to Walter Hamilton!) 

 

 

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