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Ricca Allen (1863–1949)

Ricca Allen was born on June 9, 1863 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. She was an actress, known for Life's Whirlpool (1917), The Power and the Glory (1918) and One Million B.C. (1940). She died on September 13, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Life's Whirlpool Ruth Martin
The Power and the Glory Laurella Consadine
One Million B.C. Rock Person
Close Harmony Mrs. Prosser


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (64 credits)
 1941 Red Skins and Red Heads (Short)
Chaperone (uncredited)
 1940 They Knew What They Wanted
Mrs. Thing (uncredited)
 1940 One Million B.C.
Rock Person
 1938 Blockade
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1938 Three Comrades
Housekeeper at Sea-side Hotel (uncredited)
 1937 Rosalie
Schoolteacher (uncredited)
 1937 Partners in Crime
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1937 Blonde Trouble
Passenger (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive (uncredited)
 1937 The Last Train from Madrid
Elderly Refugee on Train (uncredited)
 1937 Maid of Salem
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1936 Fury
Townswoman Gossip (uncredited)
 1936 Show Boat
Old Woman (uncredited)
 1936 Florida Special (uncredited)
 1936 The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
Clayt's Wife (uncredited)
 1936 The Invisible Ray
Bystander (uncredited)
 1935 Thanks a Million
Politician (uncredited)
 1935 Men Without Names
Miss Lucy Withers (uncredited)
 1934 The Painted Veil
Fish-Faced Mother (uncredited)
 1934 The Pursuit of Happiness
Little Boy's Mother (uncredited)
 1934 Whom the Gods Destroy
Newfoundlander (uncredited)
 1934 Murder in Trinidad
Spinster (uncredited)
 1929 No More Children
 1929 Close Harmony
Mrs. Prosser
 1927 Many a Slip (Short)
 1925 The Mad Dancer
Ada Halleck (as Rica Allen)
 1923 The Empty Cradle
Martha Blake (as Rica Allen)
 1922 Silas Marner
Elina Tampscum
 1921/I The Oath
Anna Cassaba
 1920 The Song of the Soul
 1920 Headin' Home
Almira Worters
 1920 The Chamber Mystery
Mrs. Smiggles
 1919 The Man Who Stayed at Home
Miss Myrtle
 1919 Speedy Meade
Mrs. Buck Lennon
 1919 The Divorcee
Madame Claude
 1918 The Power and the Glory
Laurella Consadine
 1918 Our Mrs. McChesney
Hattie Stitch
 1918 The Heart of a Girl
Mrs. Ogden
 1918 With Neatness and Dispatch
Aunt Letitia
 1918 The Shell Game
 1917/II Outwitted
Madame Estrelle
 1917 Life's Whirlpool
Ruth Martin
 1917 The Lifted Veil
Mrs. scattergood
 1917 Aladdin's Other Lamp
Mrs. Duff
 1917 Lady Barnacle
Anne Marble
 1917 The Duchess of Doubt
Aunt Sarah
 1917 God's Man
Mrs. Pickens
 1917 The Mortal Sin
 1917 A Wife by Proxy
Scraggs (housekeeper)
 1916 A Daughter of the Gods
Witch of Badness
 1915 A Disciple of Plato (Short)
The Chef's Wife
 1915 The Jewelled Dagger of Fate (Short)
Battista's Mother
 1915 The Hen's Duckling (Short)
Mme. Charleroi, Vivienne's Mother
 1915 The Studio of Life (Short)
Mrs. MacDonald
 1915 The World Upstairs (Short)
Mrs. Waring
 1915 Runaway June
Mrs. Honoria Blye
 1914 Convict, Costumes and Confusion (Short)
Mrs. Jones
 1914 Old Man Higgenbotham's Daughter (Short)
Mrs. Higgenbotham
 1914 Forgiven; Or, The Jack of Diamonds
Aunt Cordelia Dennison
 1913 Who Killed Olga Carew? (Short)
Olga Carew
 1913 His Mother's Song (Short)
The Mother

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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Alternate Names:

Rica Allen | Ricca K. Allen


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