Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role 1938
Plays Character That Is Related To The Sex Trade Industry
Laura Sargent in A Most Immoral Lady 1929
Character Is A Con-Artist And Prostitute
In the 1929 Broadway play A Most Immoral Lady; Alice Brady would play a female con artist. Her character, Laura Sargent, would lure wealthy men to her apartment. Then get them into a compromising position. Afterwards her male partner in crime would blackmail the rich husband for their silence. This was later made into a movie in the same year, using the same title. Unfortunately no clips are available on the web.
Alice Brady On Broadway In A Most Immoral Lady 1929
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