Emily Fitzroy
Date of Birth
May 24, 1860
Birth Place:
London, England, UK

Biography

British stage actress Emily Fitzroy had two decades' experience behind her when she first appeared on screen in the 1916 version of East Lynne. Specializing in fussy, spinsterish roles, Fitzroy was prominently featured in several American productions of the 1920s, notably as Maria Poole in Griffith's Way Down East and reclusive mystery writer Cornelia Van Gorder in The Bat (1926). Her first...