Louise DresserLouise Dresser
- April 24
) was an American actress. Born Louise Josephine Kerlin
in Evansville, Indiana
, her first film was in 1922
in The Glory of Clementina
, and her first starring role was in 1924
's The City that Never Sleeps
In 1929 she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for A Ship Comes In.
Dresser's last movie was in 1937, when she made Maid of Salem.