Second Fiddle (1939) - Rotten Tomatoes

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Second Fiddle (1939)





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In this film, Trudi Hovland is a Minnesota schoolteacher whose talent for ice-skating is discovered by press agent Jimmy Sutton. They travel to Hollywood to make a film and Jimmy starts a rumor about romance the between Trudi and her leading man in an effort to create a buzz.


Sonja Henie
as Trudi Hovland
Tyrone Power
as Jimmy Sutton
Rudy Vallee
as Roger Maxwell
Edna May Oliver
as Aunt Phoebe Hovland
Mary Healy
as Jean Varick
Lyle Talbot
as Willie Hogger
Alan Dinehart
as George `Whit' Whitney
Stewart Reburn
as Skating Partner
Spencer Charters
as Joe Clayton
George Chandler
as Taxi Driver
Irving Bacon
as Justice of the Peace Harvey Vaughan
Maurice Cass
as Justice of the Peace Alex Blank
Lillian Porter
as Jimmy's Girl
Brian Sisters
as Specialty
Robert Lowery
as Orchestra Leader
John Hiestand
as Announcer
Minerva Urecal
as Miss Bland the School Principal
Cyril Ring
as Florist
Ralph Brooks
as Dining Extra
Purnell Pratt
as Abbott the Editor
Dick Redman
as Freddie the Boy Skater
Leyland Hodgson
as Henry the Maitre d'Hotel
Don Douglas
as Director
Harold Goodwin
as Photographer
Charles Tannen
as Assistant Director
Charles Lane
as Studio Chief
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Second Fiddle is one of the most delightfully entertaining pictures that Sonja Henie has ever presented.

June 23, 2020 | Full Review…

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