Date of Birth:
2 August 1905
Ruth Nelson played in 4 movies in the Drama, Music, Music genres.
Ruth Nelson got succeed with average imdb rating 7.5.
Stage actress Ruth Nelson biggest claim to fame was as one of the founding members of the famed New York-based Group Theatre back in the 30s and was well-received playing the cabbie's wife in Clifford Otes' short play "Waiting for Lefty" in 1935. This role would typify Ruth's career as the non-flashy, blue-collar or "working class" wife, loyal to the bone. She blended in so well with her rather submissive deliverty that she went by totally unnoticed when she moved to film parts in the 40s. She g... Read more