Rita Corday (born Jeanne Paule Teipo-Ite-Marma Croset; October 20, 1920 – November 23, 1992) was an American actress. She appeared in 30 films during the 1940s and 1950s. She was sometimes billed as Paula Corday or Paule Croset.
Rita Corday was born Jeanne Paule Teipo-Ite-Marma Croset in Tahiti, where her Swiss parents were diplomats. She received theatrical training in Switzerland, Paris and Shanghai.
In 1942, RKO Pictures signed Corday to a long-term contract. She made her first film appearance in January 1943, in Hitler's Children. During her career in Hollywood, she appeared mostly in second features. In her later films she was billed as Paula Corday or Paule Croset.
In 1943, Corday announced her engagement to Navy Ensign Marshall Buell. She married producer Harold Nebenzal in 1947, and retired to raise a family.
Corday died November 21, 1992, after surgery, from complications of diabetes. Survivors included a daughter, Deborah Corday; a son, Daniel Nebenzal; and a brother, Gaston Croset.
|1943||Hitler's Children||Young matron||Uncredited|
|1943||Falcon Strikes Back, TheThe Falcon Strikes Back||Mia Bruger|
|1943||Mexican Spitfire's Blessed Event|
|1943||Adventures of a Rookie, TheThe Adventures of a Rookie||Ruth - Party Guest|
|1943||Gildersleeve on Broadway||Model||Uncredited|
|1943||Gangway for Tomorrow||Georgine||Uncredited|
|1943||Government Girl||Girl in Hotel Lobby||Uncredited|
|1943||Falcon and the Co-eds, TheThe Falcon and the Co-eds||Marguerita Serena|
|1944||Girl Rush||Member of troupe||Uncredited|
|1944||Falcon in Hollywood, TheThe Falcon in Hollywood||Lili D'Allio|
|1945||Pan-Americana||Pan American girl||Uncredited|
|1945||Body Snatcher, TheThe Body Snatcher||Mrs. Marsh|
|1945||What a Blonde||Sonya||Uncredited|
|1945||Falcon in San Francisco, TheThe Falcon in San Francisco||Joan Marshall|
|1945||West of the Pecos||Suzanne|
|1946||Truth About Murder, TheThe Truth About Murder||Peggy|
|1946||Falcon's Alibi, TheThe Falcon's Alibi||Joan Meredith|
|1946||Dick Tracy vs. Cueball||Mona Clyde|
|1947||Exile, TheThe Exile||Katie||Credited as Paule Croset|
|1951||Sword of Monte Cristo, TheThe Sword of Monte Cristo||Lady Christiane||Credited as Paula Corday|
|1951||Too Young to Kiss||Denise Dorcet||Credited as Paula Corday|
|1952||You for Me||Lucille Brown||Credited as Paula Corday|
|1952||Because You're Mine||Francesca Landers||Credited as Paula Corday|
|1952||Black Castle, TheThe Black Castle||Elga Von Bruno||Credited as Paula Corday|
|1954||French Line, TheThe French Line||Celeste||Credited as Paula Corday|