Helen Chandler
Date of Birth
Feb 01, 1906
Birth Place:
Charleston, SC


With her pale almost translucent eyes and seemingly permanent air of exhaustion, blonde Helen Chandler was perfectly cast as Dracula's near-tragic Mina Seward, and if translated into a parable on addiction, which the Gothic horror classic often is, the role also eerily mirrored the actress' real life. A graduate of New York's Professional Children's School (where one of her classmates was the...