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Also Known As: Died: October 13, 2000
Born: October 15, 1926 Cause of Death: leukemia
Birth Place: Canton, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
A Man Called Peter (1955) as Catherine Marshall
A Scottish boy follows his faith to a bright career preaching in Washington, DC.
2.
Broken Lance (1954) as Barbara
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies from a stroke partly caused by his rebellious sons and when Joe gets out he plans revenge.
3.
Three Coins in the Fountain (1954) as Anita Hutchins
Three American rommates working in Italy wish for the man of their dreams after throwing coins into a fountain.
4.
Apache (1954) as Nalinle
Refusing to accept peace, a renegade leads a one-man war against the U.S. Cavalry.
5.
A Blueprint for Murder (1953) as Lynn Cameron
Two orphans, Polly and Doug, live with their stepmother Lynne; Polly collapses with the same mystery symptoms that killed her father. The kids' visiting uncle, Whitney Sargent, is warned that the symptoms match strychnine poisoning, but that poisoners are seldom detected and rarely convicted. Sure enough, no case can be made against the obvious suspect; so what can Whitney do to save the next victim?
6.
Vicki (1953) as Vicki Lynn
Supermodel Vicki Lynn, whose face is seen everywhere, is murdered, and ace homicide cop Ed Cornell cuts his vacation short to take the case personally. In flashback we see how Vicki rose from ambitious waitress to big black headlines, courtesy of clever publicity man Steve Christopher. Now Cornell seems determined to get Christopher convicted in what begins to seem like a bizarre personal vendetta. Is Steve caught like a rat in a trap?
7.
Pickup on South Street (1953) as Candy
A petty thief accidentally steals a communist spy's purse.
8.
Niagara (1953) as Polly Cutler
Honeymooners get mixed up with an obsessive husband and his cheating wife.
9.
Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie (1952) as Nellie Halper/Nellie Jordan Halper
Ben Halpen sets up his barber's shop at the turn of the century in Sevillinois and watches the town grow around him. Thinking it is for the best, he tries to shield his wife Nellie from the worries of the world. She finally rebels while he is away at war and takes a fateful trip to Chicago. This turns out to be the first of a number of critical family crises for Ben.
10.
O. Henry's Full House (1952) as Susan Goodwin
Five stories reveal O. Henry''s gift for the surprise ending.
11.
Viva Zapata! (1952) as Josefa [Zapata]
Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata leads the peasants against a corrupt president.
12.
Lure of the Wilderness (1952) as Laurie Harper
A young girl and her father, who is unjustly accused of murder, seek refuge in a Georgia swamp until they are befriended by a trapper who penetrates the swamp in search of his dog.
13.
Anne of the Indies (1951) as Anne, also known as Capt. Providence
LaRochelle, a former pirate captain, is caught by the British. To get his ship back, he works as a spy against other pirates, first of all Blackbeard and Providence. He works on some ships, crossing the Caribbean sea, with the intention of being enchained, when a pirate ship is in sight, to make them believe he's an enemy of the British. One day, his ship is conquered by Captain Providence. What nobody knew before, Providence is a (beautiful, of course) woman. She believes his story and so he joins her crew. But Blackbeard, her fatherly friend, doesn't believe him. Providence and LaRochelle fall in love, although he is married. When LaRochelle tries to deliver her to the British, she forebodes the trap, kidnaps his wife and escapes. As for revenge, she wants to sell his wife on a slave-market. LaRochell gets his ship and his crew back and follows her. ...
14.
As Young As You Feel (1951) as Alice Hodges
Sixty-five-year-old John Hodges must retire from Acme Printing. He later impersonates the president of the parent company and arrives at his old plant on an inspection tour. Acme president McKinley is so nervous not even his beautiful secretary Harriet can calm him. McKinley's wife Lucille becomes infatuated with Hodges. Many further complications ensue.
15.
Take Care of My Little Girl (1951) as Dallas Pruitt
A college freshman adjusts to the realities of sorority life.
16.
Love That Brute (1950) as Ruth Manning
In 1928, Big Ed Hanley (Paul Douglas), boss of a gang of Chicago racketeers, has money and power, but he is bored. Watching some kids play in the park, he sees Ruth Manning (Jean Peters) and is interested at once. He tells her he has a couple of kids and gives her the job of taking care of them. He moves Mamie (Joan Davis) in as a housekeeper, but the best he can scrape up as a son is Harry, a pint-sized monster. A couple of henchmen sent by to rub Big Ed out by his rival, Pretty Willie (Cesar Romero), are relieved of their hardware by Quentin (Arthur Treacher), Ed's butler, and Bugs, his right-hand man. They march them downstairs, supposedly to drop in the river, but actually leave them in a very nice jail maintained by Ed for gangsters who drop by to rub him out. Ed's problems include keeping Ruth, who has begun to like him, from finding out about his activities, increasing his family and keeping uninvited guests from dropping by.
17.
It Happens Every Spring (1949) as Deborah Greenleaf
A scientist invents a baseball that can't be hit.
18.
Captain from Castile (1948) as Catana PĂ©rez
The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.
19.
Deep Waters (1948) as Ann Freeman

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

20.
Peter and Paul (1981) as Priscilla
A two-part, four-hour chronicle following two of Jesus' disciples, from his crucifixion and the three decades that followed in which they strive to keep Christ's faith alive to their fate in Rome of approximately A.D. 64, with the beheading of Paul and the crucifixion of Peter. Aside from the two le
21.
Moneychangers (1976) as Beatrice Heyward
This four-part adaptation of Arthur Hailey's tale of power and greed in the banking business has two ambitious vice presidents become rivals when an imminent board room vacancy arises won an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Series of the 1976-77 season as well as an Emmy for Christopher Plummer

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