Eleanor Hunt
Date of Birth
Jan 10, 1910
Birth Place:
New York, NY

Biography

Auburn-haired Ziegfeld girl Eleanor Hunt blazed onto the screen in 1930, as Eddie Cantor's leading lady in the phenomenally successful Whoopee. She signed with Fox but was then wasted in a couple of so-so roles in so-so films. By 1934, she was playing John Wayne's leading lady in the Western Blue Steel, but the studio was Monogram and Wayne merely an also-ran cowboy at the time. She made four...