Irène Bordoni

Actress, Soundtrack

Actress, Soundtrack


Corsican Irène Bordoni was one of several Broadway stars who failed to translate their success to the screen. Born to Italian parents, she was an assured child actress in her native country before emigrating to the United States. There, she established herself on the Great White Way in musical revues and adaptations of spicy French farces. ...
Birth date
1895-01-16
Death date
1953-03-19

Known For


Paris
Paris
Vivienne Rolland (1929)
Louisiana Purchase
Louisiana Purchase
Madame Yvonne Bordelaise (1941)
Le traquenard
Le traquenard
Actress (1915)
Show of Shows
Show of Shows
Performer in 'Just for One Hour of Love' Number (1929)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressMusical Comedy Time
(TV Series) Madame Bordelaise - Louisiana Purchase (1951) ... Madame Bordelaise
1951
ActressLouisiana Purchase
Madame Yvonne Bordelaise
1941
ActressDu Barry Did All Right
(Short) Irene Wainwright (as Irene Bordoni)
1937
ActressParis in New York
(Short) Irene
1936
ActressShow of Shows
Performer in 'Just for One Hour of Love' Number
1929
ActressParis
Vivienne Rolland
1929
ActressLe traquenard1915
ActressLe secret du châtelain
(Short)
1914
ActressLe club des élégants
(Short)
1912
ActressLe miracle des fleurs
(Short) Colombine
1912
ActressLa légende des tulipes d'or
(Short)
1912
ActressPierrot aime les roses
(Short)
1910
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackDu Barry Did All Right
(Short) (performer: "Oh, You Louie", "He Didn't Understand My English", "Du Barry Didn't Do So Bad" - uncredited)
1937
SoundtrackJust a Gigolo
(Short) (performer: "Just a Gigolo" (Schöner Gigolo, armer Gigolo))
1932
SoundtrackShow of Shows
(performer: "Just an Hour of Love" (1929) - uncredited)
1929
RoleTitleYear
SelfJust a Gigolo
(Short) Self
1932
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageBetty Boop: Queen of the Cartoons
(Documentary) Self
1995