Dorothy Morrison (actress)

Dorothy Morrison
Dorothy Morrison Green

(1919-01-03)3 January 1919
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died 18 October 2017(2017-10-18) (aged 98)
Occupation Actress
Years active 1920โ€“1935

Dorothy Morrison Green (January 3, 1919 โ€“ October 18, 2017)[1][2] billed as Dorothy Morrison was an African-American stage and screen actress who as a child actress appeared in a few of the Hal Roach created Our Gang short subject films during the silent era. She was born to Ernie Morrison Sr. in Los Angeles, California, her older brother, Ernest Fredric Morrison (billed as Sunshine Sammy), also acted in this film series. Some of her movies are The Champeen, Seein' Things, The Love Bug, Isn't Life Terrible? and Hearts in Dixie. Her last film was a short called Sleepless Hollow in 1936.[3]


  1. ^ Lentz, Harris M., III (2019). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2018. McFarland. ISBN 9781476670331. Retrieved 10 August 2019.
  2. ^ Dorothy Morrison
  3. ^ "Dorothy Morrison Green, silent film actress". NBC Los Angeles. December 9, 2011. Retrieved March 1, 2014.

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