~May Allison~

Born: June 14, 1890 in Rising Fawn, Georgia, USA
Died: March 27, 1989 in Bratenahl, Ohio, USA
~Stars of the Photoplay, 1924~
May Allison was born in Georgia in 1895. She was educated at Birmingham. She made her first stage
appearance as
Vanity in "Everywoman," later appearing as Beauty in the same production.
Possessing a well-trained lyric soprano voice, Miss Allison entered musical comedy and made a
success. She entered pictures at the Famous Players studio in "David Harum." She is best
remembered for her fine work opposite the late Harold Lockwood in many productions. She weighs
125 pounds, and is five feet, five inches tall. Golden Hair and violet eyes. Married to Robert Ellis.
~Silent Filmography~
The Telephone Girl (1927) .... Grace Robinson
Her Indiscretion (1927)
One Increasing Purpose (1927) .... Linda Travers Paris
The City (1926) .... Elinor Voorhees
Mismates (1926) .... Belle
Men of Steel (1926) .... Clare Pitt
The Greater Glory (1926) .... Corinne
Wreckage (1925) .... Rene
I Want My Man (1925) .... Lael
Youth for Sale (1924) .... Molly Malloy
... aka Youth to Sell (USA: alternative title)
Flapper Wives (1924) .... Claudia Bigelow
... aka Perilous Love
The Broad Road (1923) .... Mary Ellen Haley
The Woman Who Fooled Herself (1922) .... Eva Lee
Big Game (1921/I) .... Eleanor Winthrop
The Last Card (1921) .... Elsie Kirkwood
Extravagance (1921) .... Nancy Vane
The Marriage of William Ashe (1921) .... Lady Kitty Bristol
Are All Men Alike? (1920) .... Teddy Hayden
Held in Trust (1920) .... Mary Manchester
The Cheater (1920) .... Lilly Meany, aka Vashti Dethic
The Walk-Offs (1920) .... Kathleen Rutherford
Fair and Warmer (1919) .... Laura Bartlett
The Uplifters (1919) .... Hortense Troutt
Almost Married (1919/I) .... Adrienne Le Blanc
Castles in the Air (1919) .... Fortuna Donnelly
The Island of Intrigue (1919) .... Maida Waring
Peggy Does Her Darndest (1919) .... Peggy Ensloe
In for Thirty Days (1919) .... Helen Corning
Her Inspiration (1918) .... Kate Kendall
The Testing of Mildred Vane (1918) .... Mildred Vane
The Return of Mary (1918) .... Mary
A Successful Adventure (1918) .... Virginia Houston
The Winning of Beatrice (1918) .... Beatrice Buckley
Social Hypocrites (1918) .... Leonore Fielding
The Hidden Children (1917) .... Lois de Contrecoeur
The Promise (1917) .... Ethel Manton
Pidgin Island (1916) .... Diana Wynne
Big Tremaine (1916) .... Isobel Malvern
Mister 44 (1916) .... Sadie Hicks
The River of Romance (1916) .... Rosalind Chalmers
The Masked Rider (1916) .... Jill Jamison
The Come-Back (1916) .... Patta Heberton
... aka The Come Back (USA)
Life's Blind Alley (1916) .... Helen Keating
Lillo of the Sulu Seas (1916)
The Broken Cross (1916)
The Man in the Sombrero (1916)
The Gamble (1916)
The Secret Wire (1916)
The Other Side of the Door (1916)
The Tragic Circle (1915)
The Buzzard's Shadow (1915) .... Alice Corbett
The End of the Road (1915) .... Grace Wilson
... aka A Web of Intrigue (USA: reissue title)
Pardoned (1915)
The House of a Thousand Scandals (1915) .... Martha Hobbs
... aka The House of Scandals
The Great Question (1915)
The Secretary of Frivolous Affairs (1915) .... Loulie
The Governor's Lady (1915) .... Katherine Strickland
David Harum (1915) .... Mary Blake
A Fool There Was (1915) .... The Wife's Sister
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