Edna May Oliver

Sep 2, 1878

Bio: "Horse faced" was the usual capsule assessment given American actress Edna May Oliver - a gross disservice to her talent and accomplishments. A descendant of President John Quincy Adams, she aspired to a career in opera, and at 16 her uncle secured her a job with a light opera company. Her voice was damaged from overuse and exposure to bad weather, so Oliver turned… More


Edna May Oliver Videos

Pride And Prejudice
3 minutes 39 seconds
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Romeo And Juliet
4 minutes 35 seconds

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