Avonne Taylor
Date of Birth
Feb 12, 1899
Birth Place:
Springfield, OH


Yet another Ziegfeld Follies dancer to try her luck in films, beautiful blonde Avonne Taylor signed with MGM in May 1927. That studio, however, lent her to the Mary Pickford Company for My Best Girl (1927), Pickford's final silent, in which Taylor played Charles "Buddy" Rogers' debutante fiancée. Although cool and collected, Taylor had as much chance of keeping her Prince Charming away from the...