Portia Lanning

born: 03 January 1903
Dallas, Texas,
United States of America
died: 20 November 1996
Stanislaus County, California,
United States of America
(age 93)

American actress and songwriter. She wrote the song "Will You Be My Lovey-Dovey?" which was later performed by Sharon Lynn in Laurel and Hardy's Way Out West (1937).
Real name: Mary Paris Reynolds
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


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Acknowledgements & sources:
https://www.ancestry.com/search/?name=Portia_Lanning&count=50&name_x=1_1 (Ancestry.com)
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/81115255 (Findagrave)
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This page was last updated on: 11 October 2019