Isabel Jeans

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    Isabel Jeans[​IMG]
    from the trailer for the film Tovarich (1937)BornSeptember 16, 1891
    London, EnglandDied4 September 1985 (aged 93)
    London, England
    Isabel Jeans (September 16, 1891September 4, 1985) was an English stage and film actress.
    She played a couple of major roles in two Alfred Hitchcock silent films, Downhill (1927) and Easy Virtue (1928), before playing a number of grande dames in Hollywood films, such as Hitchcock's Suspicion (1941) and Gigi (1958).

    Personal life

    Jeans' brother Desmond was an actor and boxer, while her sister Ursula became a respected character actress and married the actor Roger Livesey.
    She was twice married, both times to fellow actors:
    • Claude Rains (1913–1915}
    • Gilbert Wakefield
    Filmography
    • The Profligate (1917)
    • Tilly of Bloomsbury (1921)
    • The Rat (1925)
    • Windsor Castle (1926)
    • The Triumph of the Rat (1926)
    • Further Adventures of a Flag Officer (1927)
    • Downhill (1927)
    • Easy Virtue (1928)
    • Gigi (1958)
     
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