Who is Fay Bainter ?
Fay Bainter (December 7, 1893 – April 16, 1968) was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Charles F. Bainter and Mary Okell. In 1910, she was a traveling stage actress.
She was an American film and stage actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Jezebel (1938) and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
She made her first appearance on stage in 1908 in The County Chairman at Morosco’s Theater in Burbank, California and her Broadway debut was in the role of Celine Marinter in The Rose of Panama (1912).
She appeared in a number of successful plays in New York like East is West, The Willow Tree, and Dodsworth. In 1926 she appeared with Walter Abel in a Broadway production of Channing Pollock’s The Enemy.
Who is Fay Bainter Spouse ?
Fay Bainter and Reginald Venable married on June 8, 1921, in Riverside, California.
The couple had one son, Reginald Venable Jr. (1926–1974), who became an actor. Bainter was the aunt of actress Dorothy Burgess.
As her husband, Reginald Venable, was a United States Navy Officer, the couple are interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
What is Fay Bainter Net Worth ?
Fay Bainter was an American film and stage actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Jezebel (1938) and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Her estimated net worth is $4.2 Million.
- Birth Name: Fay Okell Bainter
- Proffession: Actress
- Height: 165 cm, 5′5″
- Date of Birth: 07-12-1893
- Death: 16-04-1968
- Birth Place: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
- Death Place: Los Angeles, California, USA (pneumonia)
- Death Reason: Pneumonia
- Net Worth: Unknown
- Nationality: American
- Spouse: Reginald Sidney Hugh Venable (3 June 1921 – 28 September 1964)