Date of Birth:
27 October 1896
Kathryn Givney played in 3 movies in the Comedy, Romance, Music, Drama, War genres.
Kathryn Givney got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
Broadway actress Kathryn Givney first came to Hollywood in 1930 to repeat her stage role as "golf widow" Mrs. Bascomb in the film version of the hit musical Follow Through. She then returned to the stage, reemerging before the cameras as a character actress in 1948.
Usually cast as imperious dowagers, she is best remembered for such characterizations as the haughty Mrs. Rhinelander in My Friend Irma and Salvation Army general Matilda B. Cartwright in Guys and Dolls. Kathryn Givn... Read more