Anita Kert Ellis

Anita Kert Ellis

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Anita Kert Ellis (born April 12, 1920, Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a Canadian-born American singer and actress. Born to Orthodox Jewish parents, Harry and Lillian Pearson (Peretz) Kert, her younger brother was actor/singer Larry Kert (1930-1991). She appeared in the following films: Dancing Coeds, 1938, Babes in Arms, 1939, Forty Little Mothers, 1940, Strike Up the Band, 1940, The Joe Louis Story, 1953, Pull My Daisy, 1953. Anita Ellis dubbed the singing voices of Rita Hayworth, Vera-Ellen and Jeanne Crain. She also sang on the radio and was a regular guest on The Red Skelton Show. She eventually ended her career in 1987 due to the extreme stage fright from which she had suffered for many years. A widow, she lives in Manhattan and suffers from Alzheimer's disease.
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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135730843
  • 9786135730845