Gertrude Short

Apr 6, 1902

Bio: Pint-sized, squeaky-voiced actress Gertrude Short was a performer from childhood, touring in vaudeville and stock with her family. Short entered films as a juvenile in 1913, often playing boy's roles. From 1924 to 1925, she starred in a series of Telephone Girl comedies, many of these directed by her husband, Percy Pembroke. She continued in this vein well into the… More


Gertrude Short Videos

The Thin Man
1 minutes 35 seconds
Laughing Sinners
30 seconds
Stella Dallas
4 minutes 40 seconds

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