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Anna Demetrio (1892–1959)

Anna Demetrio was born on November 8, 1892 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. She was an actress, known for Miss V from Moscow (1942), Escape to Paradise (1939) and Call of the South Seas (1944). She died on November 8, 1959 in San Mateo, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Miss V from Moscow Madame Finchon
Escape to Paradise Señora Ramos - Roberto's Mother


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 1952 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- The Co-Signer (1952)
 1951 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Mexican Woman
- The Bates Story (1951) ... Mexican Woman
 1951 Force of Arms
Mamma Mia (uncredited)
 1950 Bandit Queen
 1950 September Affair
 1950 Mama Rosa (TV Series)
Mama Rosa
- Premiere (1950) ... Mama Rosa
 1950 Black Hand
Manageress (uncredited)
 1948 Appointment with Murder
Senora Rosa - Italian Woman (as Ann Demetrio)
 1947 Carnival in Costa Rica
 1946 Perilous Holiday
Chaperone (uncredited)
 1945 A Bell for Adano
Rosa (uncredited)
 1944 Kismet
Proprietess of the Cafe (uncredited)
 1944 Dragon Seed
Wu Sao
 1944 Call of the South Seas
 1943 Submarine Base
Angela Styx
 1942 Miss V from Moscow
Madame Finchon
 1941 Law of the Tropics
Maria - Vendor (uncredited)
 1941 The Big Store
 1941 Reaching for the Sun
Mrs. Amos (uncredited)
 1941 Two Gun Sheriff
Servant (uncredited)
 1940 Young Buffalo Bill
 1940 It's a Date
Gertie - the Cook (uncredited)
 1939 Escape to Paradise
Señora Ramos - Roberto's Mother
 1939 The Llano Kid
Fat Maria
 1939 Law of the Pampas
Dolores Ramirez
 1939 In Old Caliente
The Dueña (uncredited)
 1939 Idiot's Delight
Fat Italian Woman on Train (uncredited)
 1938 In Old Mexico
 1938 The Texans
Rosita Rodriguez (uncredited)
 1938 Tropic Holiday
Shopkeeper (uncredited)
 1938 Torchy Blane in Panama
Fat Woman (uncredited)
 1938 Born to Be Wild
 1938 No Time to Marry
Mrs. Buonacasa
 1937 Rosalie
Fat Woman with Carlo (uncredited)
 1937 Submarine D-1
Panamanian Lottery Ticket Seller (uncredited)
 1937 Manhattan Merry-Go-Round
Charlizzini's Maid (uncredited)
 1937 Merry-Go-Round of 1938
Angelita (uncredited)
 1937 Maytime
Madame Fanchon (uncredited)
 1936 Arizona Mahoney
Indian Woman (uncredited)
 1936 Fatal Lady
Brazilian Opera Troupe (uncredited)
 1936 Show Boat
Mother (uncredited)
 1936 The Case Against Mrs. Ames
Fortune Teller (uncredited)
 1936 Silly Billies
Humming Bird (uncredited)
 1936 Next Time We Love
Madame Donato
 1935 The Crusades
 1935 McFadden's Flats
Mrs. Bono (uncredited)
 1934 Fugitive Road
Mama Vinocchio
 1934 Come On, Marines!
Obese Woman (uncredited)
 1933 Roman Scandals
Shantytown Donut Maker (uncredited)
 1933 Too Much Harmony
Mrs. Gallotti
 1933 Torch Singer
Italian Diner (uncredited)
 1933 Hell Below
Fat Italian Dancing Partner (uncredited)

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Ann Demetrio

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Heavily-accented Italian-American character actress, daughter of an officer in the Italian Royal Marines. Convent and university (Rome) educated and on stage from 1920. In the U.S. with the Morosco stock company and in films as a supporting player from 1933.

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