Nana BryantShow Count: 1
Series Count: 1
Role: Old Time Radio Star
Born: November 23, 1888, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Died: December 24, 1955 , Hollywood, California, U.S.
Nana Bryant (November 23, 1888 – December 24, 1955) was an American film actress. She appeared in over 100 films between 1935 and 1955. She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and died in Hollywood, California.
She appeared in stock companies in Los Angeles and San Francisco and spent several seasons on tour. She also played on Broadway, appearing in the then non-singing role of Morgan le Fay in Rodgers & Hart's "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court," before working in films. Prior to her death in 1955, she made several appearances as the mother of Margaret Williams (Jean Hagen) during the first three seasons of Make Room for Daddy.