Family & Companions
Cast (Feature Film)
Began career as a chorus girl in "Tangerine"
Broadway debut in the musical "When You Smile"
Appeared in the stage musical "Sunny", starring Marilyn Miller
First dramatic role on Broadway in "Jarnegan", opposite Richard Bennett
Film acting debut in "Nothing But the Truth", helmed by Victor Schertzinger
Put under contract by MGM; featured in "Children of Pleasure"
Turned down a role in "Madame Satan"; asked to be released from MGM contract
Starred in the L.A. stage play "Molly Magdalene"
Put under contract by Paramount; made six films in her first year under the agreement
Had first leading film role in "The Strange Case of Clara Deane"
Appeared as a prostitute in the anthology film "If I Had a Million"
Signed with RKO when her Paramount contract expired; studio often loaned her out leading to her frustration; Gibson decamped to England in 1935
Returned to Hollywood and worked at various studios
Last features, "The Falcon Strikes Back" and "Mystery Broadcast"
Moved to NYC
Hired for a featured role in original production of the Irving Berlin musical "Annie Get Your Gun"; withdrew during out-of-town tryouts because she felt her role was shrinking because of Ethel Merman's jealousy