Fay Wray

Fay Wray
1907 - 2004

Fay Wray  Canadian Actress

Vina Fay Wray (September 15, 1907 – August 8, 2004) was a Canadian-born American actress most noted for playing the female lead in King Kong. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international renown as an actress in horror m...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship20 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length11 yrs, 9 mths
Rumored Relationships5
First Name Fay
Last Name Wray
Full Name at Birth Vina Fay Wray
Alternative Name The Queen of Scream, Queen of The B`s
Age 96 (age at death) years
Birthday 15th September, 1907
Birthplace Cardston, Alberta Canada
Died 8th August, 2004
Place of Death New York City, New York
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Mormon
Ethnicity White
Nationality Canadian
High School Hollywood High
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame King Kong, WAMPAS Baby Star of 1926
Year(s) Active 1923–1980, 1923–80
Brand Endorsement Lux Toilet Soap (magazine advertisement)
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/622/000022556/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=9294827
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Partner Comparison

Fay Wray96 VirgoActress
Sanford Rothenberg-
Robert Riskin58 AriesWriter
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
John Saunders42 ScorpioScreenwriter
Sinclair Lewis65 AquariusWriter
George Gershwin38 LibraComposer
Cary Grant82 CapricornActor
John Whitney77 VirgoSocialite
Clifford Odets57 CancerPlaywright


Female193878 years old
Female194868 years old

Onscreen Matchups


The Eleventh Hour1962 Mrs. Brubaker TV Show
The Islanders1960 Mrs. Staunton TV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959 Amelia Goodwin TV Show
The David Niven Show1959 Allison TV Show
Dragstrip Riot1958 Norma Martin, Mrs. Martin Movie
Summer Love1958 Beth Daley Movie
77 Sunset Strip1958 Clara TV Show
Crime of Passion1957 Alice Pope Movie
Tammy and the Bachelor1957 Mrs. Brent Movie
Perry Mason1957 Mignon Germaine, Lorna Thomas, Ethel Harrison TV Show
The Real McCoys1957 Fay Wray TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Mrs. Edwards TV Show
World in White1957 Mrs. Victor Movie
Rock, Pretty Baby1956 Beth Daley Movie
Playhouse 901956 Tula Marsh TV Show
Telephone Time1956 Miss Perry TV Show
Hell on Frisco Bay1955 Kay Stanley Movie
Queen Bee1955 Sue McKinnon Movie
The Cobweb1955 Edna Devanal Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955 Mrs. Nelson, Mrs. Renshaw TV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955 Mrs. Parr, Myra TV Show
Matinee Theatre1955 TV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955 Mary Parker TV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955 Agnes Marsh TV Show
Damon Runyon Theater1955 Mrs. Grace Harper TV Show
Studio 571954 Mary Collins TV Show
Small Town Girl1953 Mrs. Kimbell Movie
Treasure of the Golden Condor1953 Annette, Marquise de St. Malo Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Mrs. Bassett, Mrs. Turner TV Show
The Pride of the Family1953 Catherine Morrison TV Show
Cavalcade of America1952 TV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
Kraft Theatre1947 TV Show
Not a Ladies' Man1942 Hester Hunter Movie
Adam Had Four Sons1941 Molly Stoddard Movie
Melody for Three1941 Mary Stanley Movie
Wildcat Bus1940 Ted Dawson Movie
Navy Secrets1939 Carol Mathews - Posing as Carol Evans Movie
Smashing the Spy Ring1939 Eleanor Dunlap Movie
The Jury's Secret1938 Linda Ware Movie
It Happened in Hollywood1937 Gloria Gay Movie
Murder in Greenwich Village1937 Kay Cabot aka Lucky Movie
When Knights Were Bold1936 Lady Rowena Movie
Roaming Lady1936 Joyce Reid Movie
They Met in a Taxi1936 Mary Trenton Movie
The Clairvoyant1935 Rene Movie
Alias Bulldog Drummond1935 Ann Manders Movie
Come Out of the Pantry1935 Hilda Beach-Howard Movie
White Lies1935 Joan Mitchell Movie
The Affairs of Cellini1934 Angela Movie
The Richest Girl in the World1934 Sylvia Lockwood Movie
Viva Villa!1934 Teresa Movie
Black Moon1934 Gail Hamilton Movie
Cheating Cheaters1934 Nan Brockton Movie
Madame Spy1934 Marie Franck Movie
Mills of the Gods1934 Jean Hastings Movie
The Countess of Monte Cristo1934 Janet Krueger Movie
Woman in the Dark1934 Louise Loring Movie
Once to Every Woman1934 Mary Fanshane Movie
Below the Sea1933 Diana Movie
King Kong1933 Ann Darrow Movie
Mystery of the Wax Museum1933 Charlotte Duncan Movie
One Sunday Afternoon1933 Virginia Brush Movie
The Bowery1933 Lucy Calhoun Movie
The Vampire Bat1933 Ruth Bertin Movie
Ann Carver's Profession1933 Ann Carver Graham Movie
Enemies of Society1933 Cynthia Glennon Movie
Shanghai Madness1933 Wildeth Christie Movie
Master of Men1933 Kay Walling Movie
The Woman I Stole1933 Vida Carew Movie
Doctor X1932 Joanne Xavier Movie
The Most Dangerous Game1932 Eve Movie
Stowaway1932 Mary Foster Movie
Dirigible1931 Helen Pierce Movie
The Finger Points1931 Marcia Collins Movie
The Stolen Jools1931 Fay Wray Short Film
The Conquering Horde1931 Taisie Lockhart Movie
The Lawyer's Secret1931 Kay Roberts Movie
The Unholy Garden1931 Camille de Jonghe Movie
Three Rogues1931 Lee Carleton Movie
Behind the Make-Up1930 Marie Gardoni Movie
Paramount on Parade1930 Sweetheart (Dream Girl) Movie
The Texan1930 Consuelo Movie
Captain Thunder1930 Ynez Movie
The Border Legion1930 Joan Randall Movie
The Sea God1930 Daisy Movie
Galas de la Paramount1930 Sweetheart - Episode 'Dream Girl' Movie
The Four Feathers1929 Ethne Eustace Movie
Thunderbolt1929 Ritzy Movie
Pointed Heels1929 Lora Nixon Movie
The Legion of the Condemned1928 Christine Charteris Movie
The Wedding March1928 Mitzi, Mitzerl Schrammell Movie
Street of Sin1928 Elizabeth Movie
The First Kiss1928 Anna Lee Movie
The Honeymoon1928 Mitzi Movie
Loco Luck1927 Molly Vernon Movie
One Man Game, A1927 Roberta Movie
Spurs and Saddles1927 Mildred Orth Movie
Lazy Lightning1926 Lila Rogers Movie
The Man in the Saddle1926 Pauline Stewart Movie
Don't Shoot1926 Nancy Burton Short Film
Wild Horse Stampede, The1926 Jessie Hayden Movie
Don Key (Son of Burro)1926 Movie
One Wild Time1926 Movie
Saddle Tramp, The1926 Movie
Show Cowpuncher, The1926 Movie
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ1925 Slave Girl (unconfirmed, uncredited) Movie
A Lover's Oath1925 Movie
Isn't Life Terrible?1925 Potential Pen-Buyer (uncredited) Short Film
No Father to Guide Him1925 Beach House Cashier (uncredited) Short Film
Moonlight and Noses1925 Miss Sniff, the Professor's Daughter Short Film
Unfriendly Enemies1925 The Girl Short Film
What Price Goofy?1925 Concerned Girl with Perfume (uncredited) Short Film
Your Own Back Yard1925 Woman in Quarrelsome Couple Short Film
Chasing the Chaser1925 Nursemaid Short Film
Sure-Mike!1925 Salesgirl at Department Store Short Film
Thundering Landlords1925 The Wife Short Film
Madame Sans Jane1925 Short Film
The Coast Patrol1925 Beth Slocum Movie
Sweet Daddy1924 Lady in car (uncredited) Movie
Just a Good Guy1924 Girl Entering Taxi (uncredited) Movie
Gasoline Love1923 Short Film
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wjerryzOct 15, 2015

Fay was the Queen of the Scream Queens. I loved her in King Kong. One of my favorites

thriftstorejunkieApr 4, 2009

With just her charm, beauty, and immense likability, Fay Wray can make even the worst films watchable.

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