CONNIE GILCHRIST — What a Character!

Washerwoman, maid, or mother, when she was on screen you noticed. Thus this brief and informal tribute to yet another of the superb character actresses produced in Hollywood’s golden age. Connie Gilchrest, born in Brooklyn in 1895, came from a theatrical family; her mother Martha Daniels, was a fairly prominent stage actress. Gilchrest was groomed […]