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Adele Farrington

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Occupation  Actress
Years active  1914–1926

Name  Adele Farrington
Role  Actress
Adele Farrington
Born  1867Brooklyn, New York, US
Died  December 19, 1936, Los Angeles, California, United States
Spouse  Hobart Bosworth (m. ?–1919)
Movies  Hypocrites, Black Beauty, It's No Laughing Matter
Similar People  Hobart Bosworth, Lois Weber, Donald Crisp, Frank Reicher, Alfred E Green

Adele Farrington (1867 – 19 December 1936) was an American actress of the silent film era.



Born in Brooklyn, New York, Farrington was a stage actress before appearing in 74 films between 1914 and 1926. She was a relatively old actress for the silent film era, being 47 at the beginning of her film career. She appeared in many films directed by Lois Weber and Phillips Smalley. Her husband was film director and actor Hobart Bosworth, in whose films she also often appeared. They divorced and Bosworth remarried to a younger woman and had a small child by 1920. She died in Los Angeles, California.

Selected filmography

  • False Colors (1914)
  • It's No Laughing Matter (1915)
  • Hypocrites (1915)
  • The Mate of the Sally Ann (1917)
  • The House of Silence (1918)
  • Such a Little Pirate (1918)
  • Putting It Over (1919)
  • In Old Kentucky (1919)
  • Too Much Johnson (1919)
  • The Mollycoddle (1920)
  • One Hour Before Dawn (1920)
  • Black Beauty (1921)
  • The Charm School (1921)
  • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1921)
  • A Gentleman of Leisure (1923)
  • Shadow of the Law (1926)
  • References

    Adele Farrington Wikipedia

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