Marguerite De La Motte a film actress of the silent film era

Marguerite De La Motte (June 22, 1902 – March 10, 1950) was an American film actress, most notably of the silent film era. De La Motte spent the 1920s appearing in numerous films, often cast by Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. to play opposite him in swashbuckling adventure films such as 1920’s “The Mark of Zorro” and “The Three Musketeers”. She developed a close friendship with Fairbanks and his wife, actress Mary Pickford. De La Motte would also appear opposite such notable actors of the “Roaring Twenties” as Bela Lugosi, Milton Sills, Conrad Nagel, Owen Moore, Lon Chaney, John Gilbert and Noah Beery, Sr. For her contribution as an actress to the motion picture industry, Marguerite De La Motte was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6902 Hollywood Blvd., in Hollywood, California.

Marguerite De La Motte (June 22, 1902 – March 10, 1950) was a film actress, most notably of the silent film era

Marguerite De La Motte (June 22, 1902 – March 10, 1950)
was a film actress, most notably of the silent film era

Marguerite De La Motte

Marguerite De La Motte

Marguerite De La Motte

Marguerite De La Motte

Marguerite De La Motte in "The Three Musketeers" (1921)

Marguerite De La Motte in “The Three Musketeers” (1921)

Marguerite De La Motte in "Fifth Avenue" (1926)

Marguerite De La Motte in “Fifth Avenue” (1926)

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