Lupe velez

Lupe Vélez (July 18, 1908 – December 14, 1944) was a Mexican film actress. Vélez began her career in Mexico as a dancer before moving to the U.S. where she worked in vaudeville. She was noticed by Fanny Brice who promoted her. Vélez soon entered films, making her first appearance in 1924. By the end of the decade she had progressed to leading roles. With the advent of talking pictures Vélez acted in comedies, but she became disappointed with her film career, and moved to New York...

Lupe Vélez (July 18, 1908 – December 14, 1944) was a Mexican film actress. Vélez began her career in Mexico as a dancer before moving to the U.S. where she worked in vaudeville. She was noticed by Fanny Brice who promoted her. Vélez soon entered films, making her first appearance in 1924. By the end of the decade she had progressed to leading roles. With the advent of talking pictures Vélez acted in comedies, but she became disappointed with her film career, and moved to New York...

Lupe Vélez (July 18, 1908 – December 14, 1944) was a Mexican film actress. Vélez began her career in Mexico as a dancer, before moving to the U.S. where she worked in vaudeville. She was seen by Fanny Brice who promoted her, and Vélez soon entered films, making her first appearance in 1924.

Lupe Vélez (July 18, 1908 – December 14, 1944) was a Mexican film actress. Vélez began her career in Mexico as a dancer, before moving to the U.S. where she worked in vaudeville. She was seen by Fanny Brice who promoted her, and Vélez soon entered films, making her first appearance in 1924.

Heads turned when the sultry Lupe Velez teamed up with Gary Cooper during the filming of The Wolf Song in 1929.

Heads turned when the sultry Lupe Velez teamed up with Gary Cooper during the filming of The Wolf Song in 1929.

Lupe Velez. 1930s. was a Mexican film actress. began her career in Mexico as a dancer in vaudeville, before moving to the U.S.Vélez's personal life was often difficult; a five-year marriage to Johnny Weissmuller and a series of romances with figures like Gary Cooper, were highly publicized.. She committed suicide years later after becoming pregnant by her married boyfriend at the time.

Lupe Velez. 1930s. was a Mexican film actress. began her career in Mexico as a dancer in vaudeville, before moving to the U.S.Vélez's personal life was often difficult; a five-year marriage to Johnny Weissmuller and a series of romances with figures like Gary Cooper, were highly publicized.. She committed suicide years later after becoming pregnant by her married boyfriend at the time.

Lupe Velez in Photoplay magazine, 1928  Poor Lupe made famous years after her suicide on the TV show Frasier.

Lupe Velez in Photoplay magazine, 1928 Poor Lupe made famous years after her suicide on the TV show Frasier.

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