b. 11 August 1891, Philadelphia, Pa, USA, d. 25 Sept 1959, Beverly Hillsides, California, USA. An celebrity and singer having a deadpan manifestation and sardonic way, Broderick produced her Broadway debut in the chorus from the Follies Of 1907, the to begin the series that had become referred to as the Ziegfeld Follies. This is followed by additional chorus function in THE LADY INVOLVED (1908) as well as the Honeymoon Express, combined with the part of Miss Winston in comedian Richard Carle’s automobile, Jumping Jupiter (1911). Broderick after that spent many years carrying out in vaudeville with her spouse, Lester Crawford, and made an appearance in various directly parts, before time for NY in the revues Nifties Of 1923 and Puzzles Of 1925. After becoming a member of Beatrice Lillie, Charles Winninger, and Charles Purcell for two weeks in Oh, Make sure you! (1926), she excelled in the Cole Porter musical humor Fifty Mil Frenchmen (1929). She liked additional achievement in The Music group Wagon (1931, presenting the witty ‘Where Can He End up being?’), Earl Carroll Vanities (1932), so that as Hundreds Cheer (1933), before turning her focus on Hollywood. Signed primarily to RKO, Broderick supplied the comic comfort while Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers danced delightfully in Best Hat and Golf swing Time, and continuing to keep movie theater audiences laughing to discover the best part of ten years.