Date of Birth:
23 December 1903
Fredi Washington played in 1 movies in the Drama, Romance genres.
Fredi Washington got succeed with average imdb rating 7.5.
Fredi Washington was a very fair-skinned woman with light eyes, even though she was actually a black woman through and through. This often made her equally disliked by both black and white film fans. But she still got a chance to show her talent in films. Her first film performance was with 'Duke Ellington' (qv) in a musical short, "Black and Tan", as a dancer. In Hollywood she was urged to pass for white by studio heads, who said they would make her a bigger star than 'Norma Shearer' (qv), 'Joa... Read more