Virginia Brissac
Virginia Brissac

Gender

Female

Known Credits

13

Virginia Brissac

Date of Birth: Jun 11, 1883

Birthplace: San Jose, California

 

 

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Virginia Brissac (June 11, 1883, San Jose, California – July 26, 1979, Santa Fe, New Mexico) was an American stage and film actress. With her stern features, she often played schoolteachers and other authority figures. Her film career began in 1913 with a couple of short films and ended with Rebel Without a Cause (1955), playing grandmother to Jim Stark (James Dean). Description above from the Wikipedia article Virginia Brissac, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Known For

Filmography

Edge of Doom

Edge of Doom

as Mrs. Dennis, the Rectory Housekeeper

1950

Tension

Tension

as Mrs. Andrews (uncredited)

1949

The Snake Pit

The Snake Pit

as Miss Seiffert

1948

The Mating of Millie

The Mating of Millie

as Mrs. Thomas

1948

Monsieur Verdoux

Monsieur Verdoux

as Carlotta Couvais

1947

Phantom Lady

Phantom Lady

as Dr. Helen Chase

1944

Lady Gangster

Lady Gangster

as Mrs. Stoner

1942

Lady with Red Hair

Lady with Red Hair

as Miss Humbert

1940

Little Old New York

Little Old New York

as Mrs. Brevoort

1940

Remember the Night

Remember the Night

as Mrs. Emory

1940

Destry Rides Again

Destry Rides Again

as Sophie Claggett

1939

Young Mr. Lincoln

Young Mr. Lincoln

as Peach Pie Baker

1939

The Man in the Barn

The Man in the Barn

as Farmer's Wife

1937