Ruth Hussey

Ruth Hussey


Ruth Hussey was born on Oct 30, 1911 in USA. Ruth Hussey's big-screen debut came with Big City directed by Frank Borzage in 1937. Ruth Hussey is known for My Darling Daughters' Anniversary directed by Joseph Pevney, Robert Young stars as Judge Charles Raleigh and Ruth Hussey as Maggie Cartwright. Ruth Hussey has got 1 awards and 2 nominations so far. The most recent award Ruth Hussey achieved is Walk of Fame. The upcoming new movie Ruth Hussey plays is My Darling Daughters' Anniversary which will be released on Nov 07, 1973.

A graduate of the University of Michigan School of Drama, Ruth Hussey's first show-business job was as a fashion commentator on a local radio station. She journeyed to New York City, where she was signed as a model by the world-famous Powers agency. She obtained some stage roles with touring companies and was noticed by MGM, which signed her and with whom she made her film debut in 1937. She quickly became a leading lady in MGM's "B" unit, usually playing sophisticated, worldly roles. She was nominated for an Academy Award for her turn as a cynical photographer in Indiscrétions (1940). She soon focused her main energies on the stage, however, and returned to the screen only occasionally.

  • Birthday

    Oct 30, 1911
  • Place of Birth

    Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Known For


1 wins & 2 nominations

Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
Winner - Star on the Walk of Fame

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows