Actress & sex symbol of the 1930's, American. Took on the name of her mother Jean and middle name Harlow.
Director: William A. Wellman. Also Joan Blondell, Donald Cook & Leslie Fenton. Plot: A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war.
Constance Bennett got the part
Vivien Leigh got the part
Director: Tay Garnett. Also starred Lewis Stone, Rosalind Russell & C. Aubrey Smith. Plot: When earthy Dolly Portland (Harlow) is rejected by Captain Gaskell (Gable) in favor of a socialite, she aids Jamesy McCardle (Beery), in league with Malay pirates, in his plot to seize his ship.
Director: Frank Capra. Also starred Halliwell Hobbes, Reginald Owen & Edmund Breese. Plot: A young woman from a very rich family impulsively marries a reporter, but each assumes the other is the one whose lifestyle must change.
Director: Jack Conway. Also starred Frank Morgan, Walter Pidgeon & Una Merkel. Plot: Carol Clayton (Harlow)is the daughter of a horse breeder at Saratoga. Though engaged to wealthy Hartley Madison (Pidgeon)...
Director: Tod Browning. Also starred John Milijan, Edward Dillon & Mike Donlin. Plot: Prizefighter Mason (Ayres) loses his opening fight so wife Rose (Harlow) leaves him for Hollywood. Without her around Mason trains and starts winning...
Director: Howard Hughes. The story of two brothers enrolled at Oxford who join the RAF during WWI. Helen (18 year old Jean Harlow) was loved by both brothers.
Director: Jack Conway. Also starred Spencer Tracy, Walter Connolly and Charley Grapewin. Warren Haggerty is the chief editor of the New York Evening Star. He keeps on delaying his marriage...Comedy/romance
Director: Victor Fleming. Also starred May Robson, Ted Healy & Nat Pendleton. Plot: Wealthy Bob Harrison (Tone) buys all the seats in the theatre to watch Mona Leslie's (Harlow) musical by himself.