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Paddy O'Day is a 1935 American musical drama film, directed by Lewis Seller. It stars Jane Withers, Pinky Tomlin, and Rita Hayworth


Withers is an immigrant who learns on arrival in the U.S. that her mother is dead. Friends help her survive as an entertainer, and success is a good argument against the immigration officials.


Jane Withers Paddy O'Day
Pinky Tomlin Roy Ford
Rita Hayworth Tamara Petrovitch (as Rita Cansino)
Jane Darwell Dora
George Givot Mischa Petrovitch
Francis Ford Immigration Officer Tom McGuire
Vera Lewis Aunt Flora
Louise Carter Aunt Jane
Russell Simpson Benton
Michael Visaroff Popushka Petrovitch
Nina Visaroff Momushka Petrovitch
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Demetrius Alexis Russian Musician (uncredited)
Sherwood Bailey Street Boy (uncredited)
Egon Brecher Russian Musician (uncredited)
Tommy Bupp Street Boy (uncredited)
Harvey Clark Ship's Doctor (uncredited)
Russ Clark New York Traffic Policeman (uncredited)
Ruth Clifford Mrs. Right - First Class Passenger (uncredited)
Hal K. Dawson Motorist (uncredited)
Robert Dudley Robert - Chauffeur (uncredited)
Larry Fisher Truck Driver (uncredited)
Charles Anthony Hughes Cop (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson Ship's Officer (uncredited)
Jane Keckley Maid (uncredited)
Myra Marsh Matron (uncredited)
Harold Miller Club Patrovitch Patron (uncredited)
Pat O'Malley Immigration Officer Tom Wilson (uncredited)
Richard Powell Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Jessie Pringle Immigrant Woman (uncredited)
Evelyn Selbie Immigrant Woman (uncredited)
Leonid Snegoff Russian Musician (uncredited)
Larry Steers Mr. Wright - First Class Passenger (uncredited)
Max Wagner Milkman's Helper on Dock (uncredited)
Harry Watson Street Boy (uncredited)
Clarence Wilson Lawyer Brewster (uncredited)