Day Eighteen of Noirvember: Reel Names

Mikhail Mazurkiewicz and Doris Bernice Jensen in Nightmare Alley (1947)

On last week’s Trivia Thursday, one of my entries was the given name of actor Robert Taylor: Spangler Arlington Brugh (which just happens to be my favorite name of all time). Today’s Noirvember post serves up 10 more noir favorites and the names that they entered the world with!

Doris Bernice Jensen: Coleen Gray

Michail Mazurkiewicz: Mike Mazurki

Charles Butters and Emily Marie Bertelson in The Narrow Margin (1952)

Charles Butters: Charles McGraw

Emily Marie Bertelson: Marie Windsor

Leo Jacoby: Lee J. Cobb

Margaret Yvonne Middleton: Yvonne DeCarlo

Paul Sternberg: Paul Stewart

Marilyn Louise Louis: Rhonda Fleming

Jacob Julius Garfinkle: John Garfield

Claire Wemlinger: Claire Trevor

Join me tomorrow for Day 19 of Noirvember!

~ by shadowsandsatin on November 18, 2018.

5 Responses to “Day Eighteen of Noirvember: Reel Names”

  1. Haha! I’m with you on Robert Taylor’s name! I was still thinking about it this morning! 😆

  2. My dad would never let a Robert Taylor sighting pass without mentioning that gentleman’s birth name. It does rather tickle the imagination.

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