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Carol Goodner

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Occupation  Actress
Years active  1929–1957

Name  Carol Goodner
Role  Actress
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Born  May 30, 1904New York City, New York, U.S.
Died  November 29, 2001, Katonah, New York, United States
Movies  Red Ensign, There Goes the Bride, The Fire Raisers, Those Who Love, The Ringer
Similar People  Michael Powell, Ian Dalrymple, Herbert Brenon, Albert de Courville, Tom Walls

Carol Goodner (May 30, 1904 – November 29, 2001) was an American actress who appeared mostly in British films and television.



Carol Goodner was born in New York in 1904. A toe dancer when she was only four years old, she continued to earn her living that way until she was nine, when she went to school. She achieved her first New York stage success in 1926 and the following year made her London debut in the stage play; The Butter and Egg Man at the Garrick Theatre. Her New York theater credits include creating the role of Lorraine Sheldon, loosely based on Gertrude Lawrence, in The Man Who Came to Dinner. In England, she appeared in her first film Those Who Love in 1929. In 1931, when in London, she was a friend of actress Kay Walsh and the girlfriend of actor Henry Wilcoxon. Goodner returned to America at the outbreak of war in 1939. She appeared in theatre in New York, but made no more films, and retired in 1957.


  • Those Who Love (1929) - Anne
  • The Ringer (1931) - Cora Ann Milton
  • The Flying Squad (1932) - Ann Perryman
  • There Goes the Bride (1932) - Cora
  • Strange Evidence (1933) - Marie / Barbara Relf
  • Leave It to Smith (1933) - Mary Linkley
  • The Fire Raisers (1934) - Helen Vaughan
  • Red Ensign (1934) - June MacKinnon
  • What's in a Name? (1934) - Marta Radovic
  • Mimi (1935) - Musette
  • Royal Cavalcade (1935) - Tourist in Tower of London
  • The Student's Romance (1935) - Veronika Laubenthaler
  • Music Hath Charms (1935) - Mrs. Norbray
  • La Vie parisienne/Parisian Life (1936) - Simone
  • The Dominant Sex (1937) - Gwen Clayton
  • The Frog (1937) - Lola Bassano
  • A Royal Divorce (1938) - Mme. Tallien
  • References

    Carol Goodner Wikipedia