Martha Mattox
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1879
Birth Place:
Natchez, MS

Biography

Character actress Martha Mattox had several solid years of theatrical work to her credit when she made her first film in 1915. Throughout the silent era, Mattox could be spotted playing everything from hillbilly housewives to Spanish duennas. In the 1920 adaptation of Huckleberry Finn, she was typecast as Miss Watson, while in 1927's Cat and the Canary, she was memorably sinister as shifty-eyed...