Helen Westley was an American actress, also known for her role of Marilla Cuthbert in the 1934 film Anne of Green Gables.



Year Title Role
1934 Moulin Rouge Mrs. Morris
The House of Rothschild Gudula Rothschild
Looking for Trouble Pearl's Landlady
Death Takes a Holiday Stephanie
The Age of Innocence Granny Mingott
Anne of Green Gables Marilla Cuthbert
1935 Captain Hurricane Abbie Howland
Roberta Roberta
Chasing Yesterday Therese
The Melody Lingers On Franceska Manzoni
Splendor Mrs. Emmeline Lorrimore
1936 Show Boat Parthy Hawks
Half Angel Martha Hargraves
Dimples Mrs. Caroline Drew
Banjo on My Knee Grandma
Stowaway Mrs. Hope
1937 Café Metropole Margaret Ridgeway
Sing and Be Happy Mrs. Henty
Heidi Blind Anna
I'll Take Romance Madame Della
She Married an Artist Martha Moriarty
1938 The Baroness and the Butler Countess Sandor
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Aunt Miranda Wilkins
Alexander's Ragtime Band Aunt Sophie
Keep Smiling Mrs. Willoughby
Zaza Anais
1939 Wife, Husband and Friend Mrs. Blair
1940 Lillian Russell Grandma Leonard
The Captain Is a Lady Abigail Morrow
All This, and Heaven Too Madame LeMaire
Lady with Red Hair Mrs. Frazier
1941 Adam Had Four Sons Cousin Philippa
Lady from Louisiana Blanche Brunot
Sunny Aunt Barbara
Million Dollar, Baby Mrs. Galloway
The Smiling Ghost Grandmother Bentley
Bedtime Story Emma Harper
1942 My Favorite Spy Aunt Jessie

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Actresses who portrayed Marilla Cuthbert
Live-action actresses
Marcia Harris · Helen Westley · Joan Miller · Margot Christie · Marthe Thiéry · Barbara Hamilton · Colleen Dewhurst
Bernadette Medhurst · Faith Valerio · Sara Botsford · Geraldine James · Cassidy Fox
Voice actresses
Gwen Day Burroughs · Beta Poničanová · Fumie Kitahara · Zofia Rysiówna · Susan Engel · Patricia Gage
Christina Pickles · Dagmar von Kurmin
Stage actresses
Barbara Hamilton · Mary Savidge · Elizabeth Mawson · Susan Johnston Collins · Judy Marshak · Valerie Hawkins
Laura Smith · Janet MacEwen · Martha Irving · Pamela Campbell · Nora McLellan · Marlane O'Brien · Carroll Godsman
Charlotte Moore
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