Fred Astaire

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  • Birth Name: Frederick Austerlitz Jr.
  • Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Died: June 22, 1987
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer
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Yolanda and the Thief TCM

Fred Astaire as a con man posing as the guardian angel of a beautiful heiress (Lucille Bremer). Frank Morgan, Leon Ames. Aunt Amarilla: Mildred Natwick. Duenna: Mary Nash. Nice to watch, but the plot's a bit wispy and the dance numbers are not up to standa (more…)

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A wealthy young man meets and falls for a down-on-her-luck dancer working at a seedy burlesque house, and he pays her bail when the place is busted, later helping her land a role in a big-time Broadway musical.

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  • Birth Name: Frederick Austerlitz Jr.
  • Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • Died: June 22, 1987
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer

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