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Lenita Lane

  • Birth 16 Dec 1901 Parnassus, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 15 Mar 1995 Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Plot Lincoln Terrace, L-4229, G-6
  • Memorial ID 5998080

Actress. She appeared in films for three decades, from the 1930s to the 1950s, usually in uncredited roles. In 1924 she began her career on Broadway, in the play "Flame of Love" and appeared on stage in "Kept" (1926), "Congratulations" (1929), "Penny Arcade" (1930, and "Border-Land" (1932). Her most notable film role was in the suspense film "The Bat" (1959, as 'Lizzie Allen') in which she co-starred with Agnes Moorehead, Vincent Price and Darla Hood. Some of her other films include "Imitation of Life" (1934, uncredited), "The Women" (1939, uncredited), "The Devil on Wheels" (1947, as 'Mrs. Clark')"Castle in the Desert" (1942, as 'Lucy Manderley'), and "The Mad Magician" (1954, as 'Alice Prentiss'). After appearing in "The Bat," she retired from acting. She was married to silent film star, film director, and screenwriter Crane Wilbur. She died at the age of 93.

Bio by: William Bjornstad


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  • Originally Created by: A.J.
  • Added: 26 Nov 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5998080
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lenita Lane (16 Dec 1901–15 Mar 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5998080, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .