Anne Shirley

Biography

Anne Shirley (born Dawn Evelyeen Paris) was an American child, teen, and young adult screen actress. She retired at age 26. Initially appearing in films under the name Dawn O'Day, she changed her name to Anne Shirley (the name of the title character she portrayed) upon the success of the 1934 film A...

28 titles Acting

7.6

Murder, My Sweet

1944 · Ann Grayle

6.1

Music in Manhattan

1944 · Frankie Foster

6.4

Man from Frisco

1944 · Diana Kennedy

6.1

Bombardier

1943 · Burton Hughes

7.3

The Powers Girl

1943 · Ellen Evans

5.5

Government Girl

1943 · May Harness Blake

5.8

The Mayor of 44th Street

1942 · Jessey Lee

5.5

Four Jacks and a Jill

1942 · Karanina 'Nina' Novak, the Jill

6.1

Unexpected Uncle

1941 · Kathleen Brown

7.7

All That Money Can Buy

1941 · Mary Stone

8.4

West Point Widow

1941 · Nancy Hull

6.9

Vigil in the Night

1940 · Lucy Lee

6.5

Saturday's Children

1940 · Bobby Halevy

6.0

Sorority House

1939 · Alice Fisher

7.2

Career

1939 · Sylvia Bartholomew

6.2

Boy Slaves

1939 · Annie

6.5

Mother Carey's Chickens

1938 · Nancy Carey

6.2

Condemned Women

1938 · Millie Anson

5.5

Law of the Underworld

1938 · Annabelle Porter

5.9

Girls' School

1938 · Natalie Freeman

7.1

A Man to Remember

1938 · Jean Johnson

6.1

Meet the Missus

1937 · Louise Foster

7.5

Stella Dallas

1937 · Laurel "Lorrie" Dallas

5.8

Too Many Wives

1937 · Betty Jackson

5.7

Make Way for a Lady

1936 · June Drew

6.1

Chatterbox

1936 · Jenny Yates

6.3

M'Liss

1936 · M'Liss Smith

7.3

Steamboat Round the Bend

1935 · Fleety Belle

6.3

Chasing Yesterday

1935 · Jeanne Alexandre

6.4

Finishing School

1934 · Billie

5.9

The Key

1934 · Flower peddler

7.1

Anne of Green Gables

1934 · Anne Shirley

6.7

The Life of Jimmy Dolan

1933 · Mary Lou

6.6

Young America

1932 · Mabel Saunders

7.3

Three on a Match

1932 · Vivian Revere as a Child

6.5

Gun Smoke

1931 · Horton's Daughter

7.9

City Girl

1930 · Marie Tustine

6.7

Liliom

1930 · Louise

7.0

4 Devils

1928 · Marion as a girl

The Man Who Fights Alone

1924 · Dorothy

7.0

The Spanish Dancer

1923 · Don Balthazar Carlos