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Also Known As: Died: January 2, 1992
Born: November 4, 1917 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Earth Dies Screaming (1964) as Peggy
A crack space pilot returns to earth to find the planet has been devastated by some unknown forces. There are a few survivors, so he organizes them in a plan to ward off control by a group of killer robots.
The Explosive Generation (1961) as Mrs. Sommers
A high school teacher''''s attempts to teach sex education creates a furor.
Appointment with a Shadow (1958) as Florence Knapp
Rockabilly Baby (1957) as Eleanor Carter
The mysterious Mrs. Eleanor Carter (Virginia Field) moves to Springfield with her two teen-age children Jimmy (Gary Vinson) and Cathy (Judy Busch). Eleanor makes friends with the town's social leader, Mrs. Wellington (Ellen Corby), who supports her idea for a town youth center, and she is aided by Tom Griffith (Douglas Kennedy), the high school principal. At the town's annual picnic, to which Eleanor has bought a band (Les Brown and His Band of Reknown), the town busy-body, Eunice (Irene Ryan), reveals what she had learned from Eleanor's past.
The Veils of Bagdad (1953) as Rosanna
Antar is sent by Suleiman, head of the Ottoman Empire, to Bagdad to prevent Hammam, Pasha of Bagdad, from purchasing the services of local leader Mustapha to unite the hill tribes and overthrow the emperor. The intrigue mounts as Antar falls in love with dancer Selima, who tries to avenge her father's death against Hammam's right-hand-man Kasseim, whose wife Rosanna has fallen in love with Antar!
The Lady Pays Off (1951) as Kay Stoddard
The naive Evelyn Warren, elected shool-teacher of the year by Time Magazine, goes to Las Vegas, where she loses a lot of money. In order to pay her debts, casino-manager Matt Braddock asks her to take care of his sad little daughter Diana.
Weekend with Father (1951) as Phyllis Reynolds
Love blooms when two single parents send their children off to camp.
Dial 1119 (1950) as Freddy
A killer holds the customers at a bar hostage.
John Loves Mary (1949) as Lilly Herbish
A World War II veteran's marriage of convenience threatens his real wedding plans.
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1949) as Morgan Le Fay
A blow to the head sends an auto mechanic back to the days of Camelot.
Dream Girl (1948) as Miriam Allerton Lucas
Christmas Eve (1947) as Claire
To save her fortune, an aging woman must reunite her three adopted sons.
Variety Girl (1947) as
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
The Perfect Marriage (1947) as Gloria
Jenny (Loretta Young) and Dale Williams (David Niven) have been married ten years and parents of a nine-year-old daughter, "Cookie" Williams (Nona Griffith.) They live well, have separate careers, are surrounded by sophisticated friends, and are afflicted with overattentive in-laws on each side. Celebrating their tenth anniversary,this, of course, means it is time to tell each other they want a divorce from each other. They talk about it. They talk to their friends about it. The friends and in-laws talk to them and to each other and to anyone who will listen about it.
The Imperfect Lady (1947) as Rose Bridges
Repeat Performance (1947) as Paula Costello
Sheila Page, a Broadway star, shoots Barney, her murderous husband on New Year's Eve. She flees her apartment and goes to her Producer, John Friday. When she arrives, it is New Year's day, a year earlier. She has been given the chance to live life over and correct the errors of the past only to find that the end will be the same although the path will be different.
Ladies' Man (1947) as Gladys Hayden
Henry Haskell (Eddie Bracken), owner of a hard-scrabble farm near Badger, Oklahona, thwarted in love and through with women forever, strikes oil while digging for water and becomes a millionaire. He heads for New York, with $50,000 in his pocket, to fulfill his lifelong ambition of seeing Grant's Tomb and riding the subway. Fortune-huntress Gladys Hayden (Virginia Field) moves into rooms adjoining Henry's at his swank New York hotel. He joins a large crowd on the street and suddenly finds himself being interviewed by Jean Mitchell (Virginia Wells) on a "Streets of New York" broadcast. When Henry says he is the only millionaire from Badger, Oklahoma, Jean impulsively offers to introduce him to any listener who sends in a box-top of her sponsor's face powder. Henry invites Jean to dine at the Automat and a ride home on the subway and, since he borrows nickels from her for food and the subway, she doubts he is really a millionaire. She is unaware he couldn't get change for a $100 bill. On the subway, they encounter Spike Jones and His City Slickers and, learning they are out of work, Henry gives them each $100 bills. Millions of women, clamouring for dates with Henry, send in box-tops. Jean and her uncle dream up a radio program that promises some lucky Cinderella a date with Henry each night. Jean puts on an act that makes Henry, self-vowed woman-hater, think her job is in jeopardy and he goes along. And Gladys makes strides with Henry with her phoney southern accent. When Henry learns that he has been tricked into the radio scheme, he pretends to be bankrupt...
The Crystal Ball (1943) as Jo Ainsley
A female fortuneteller uses her "powers" to land a man.
Stage Door Canteen (1943) as
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
Atlantic Convoy (1942) as Lida Adams
Hudson's Bay (1941) as Nell Gwyn
Highly fictionalized early history of Canada. Trapper/explorer Radisson imagines an empire around Hudson's Bay. He befriends the Indians, fights the French, and convinces King Charles II to sponsor an expedition of conquest.
Knockout (1941) as Gloria Van Ness
A prizefighter's swelled head endangers his marriage.
Singapore Woman (1941) as Claire Weston
A woman who believes she''''s cursed, takes refuge on a rubber plantation.
Waterloo Bridge (1940) as Kitty
A ballerina turns to prostitution when her fiance is reported killed in World War I.
Dance, Girl, Dance (1940) as Elinor Harris
A ballet dancer and a burlesque queen compete for a wealthy suitor.
The Cisco Kid and the Lady (1939) as Billie Graham
Just as Harbison kills a miner, Cisco and Gordito arrive and the dying miner rips his map into three pieces. Harbison tries to get the other two pieces but Cisco continues to outwit him. When Cisco takes the map from Billie who took it from Harbison, she identifies him and he is jailed. Having a change of heart she has a plan to get him out and he has a plan to trap Harbison.
Bridal Suite (1939) as Abbie Bragdon
A playboy''''s fiancee sets out to reform her future husband and his flighty mother.
Captain Fury (1939) as Mabel
An Irish convict escapes an Australian prison to organize a revolution.
Eternally Yours (1939) as Lola De Vere
A woman is swept off her feet by a magician, and finds the results less than magical.
The Sun Never Sets (1939) as Phyllis [Ransome]
When Clive Randolph finally returns "home" from Gold Coast colony, younger brother John balks at following the family Colonial Service tradition. But back in Gold Coast, one Zurof, nominally studying ants, pursues a hidden political agenda that causes worldwide unrest; the Colonial Office persuades both brothers to go back and deal with it. Young John makes a mess of things, then must save the day on his own.
Mr. Moto's Last Warning (1939) as Connie [Porter]
A Japanese spy tries to stop secret agents from blowing up the Suez Canal to trigger world war.
Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation (1939) as Eleanor Kirke
Mr. Moto is after a robber who takes the royal jewels from the Tower of London. He is aided by an archaeologist who is looking for Cleopatra's crown in Egypt.
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo (1938) as Evelyn Grey
Chan is on a gambling vacation in Monaco. He is called upon to solve two murders. One is a casino messenger on his way to Paris with a million dollars in bonds. The other is a two-bit Chicago gangster recently tending bar in a Monte Carlo hotel. Everyone is suspect and a third of the dialogue is in French.
London by Night (1937) as Bessie [Beavers]
A blackmailer holds the key to several murders.
Think Fast, Mr. Moto (1937) as Gloria Danton [also known as Tanya]
Mr Moto encounters mysterious goings-on on a ship bound for Shanghai. He recognises his steward as the murderer of a man in San Francisco, and catches him trying to steal an important letter from the stateroom of another passenger, Robert Hitchings. Hitchings, son of the owner of the shipping line, falls in love with Gloria, who refuses to tell him anything about her life and disappears when they arrive in Shanghai. In Shanghai, Mr Moto uncovers the secret which links the murder in San Francisco, the mysterious letter, and Gloria.
Lancer Spy (1937) as Joan Bruce
An Englishman impersonates an imprisoned German officer and "returns" to Germany to become a national hero. A female German spy is assigned to check him out but falls in love with him.
Ali Baba Goes to Town (1937) as Dinah [/Deenah]
After stumbling onto a movie set, a hobo dreams he''''s caught up in an Arabian Nights adventure.
Thank You, Jeeves! (1936) as Marjorie Lowman
Erudite manservant Jeeves hopes to keep his frivolous employer Bertie out of new harrowing adventures, but a damsel in distress, carrying half of some mysterious plans, intrudes on their London flat one rainy night. Bertie follows her to country hotel Mooring Manor, prepared to do slapstick battle with crooks posing as Scotland Yard men.
Sing, Baby, Sing (1936) as Farraday's nurse
Ladies in Love (1936) as Countess Helena Radek
Three working girls in Budapest pool their resources to get a better apartment and impress their dates.
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936) as Miss Herbert
An American orphan discovers he is heir to a British title.
Lloyd's of London (1936) as Polly
A young man's love for a married woman leads him to help found an insurance company.
Career Woman (1936) as Fifi Brown
A girl (Jewell) accused of killing her father is defended unsuccessfully by a flashy lawyer (Whalen) and successfully by a new, straightforward one (Trevor).
The Lady Is Willing (1934) as Yvonne, Helene's maid

Art Director (feature film)

Framed (1990)
A television movie in which a painter seeks revenge when he is framed for art forgery by his lover.
Moving Violations (1985) as Art Direction
The adventures of trainees in a school for traffic officers.
Exterminator 2 (1984) as Art Direction (Los Angeles)
Cradle Will Fall, The (1983)
The main twist in this suspense drama, about a lady assistant D.A. (Lauren Hutton) who stumbles onto a sinister plot involving unethical doctor James Farentino's youth-prolonging research at the local hospital, is the casting, in their regular roles, of several members of the daytime drama "Guiding
Stranger Is Watching, A (1981) as Art Direction
Successful television news reporter Sharon Martin and her eleven-year-old daughther are kidnapped by a psychopath and taken to the catacombs underneath Grand Central Station. While the police scramble to rescue them and catch their abductor, the mother and child risk their lives in an attempt to escape.
Friday the 13th (1980) as Art Direction
In 1957, a boy named Jason Voorhees drowned while staying at Camp Crystal Lake, due to the negligence of the staff. The next year, two camp counselors were killed, and the camp was closed. A few years later, fires and other problems prevented the camp from re-opening. In 1979, ignoring the camp "curse," a new owner opens the place, and before long, a mysterious figure is stalking the area, and once again, people are being murdered.

Art Department (feature film)

Shattered Vows (1984)
Young nun's unspoken love for a priest and growing desire for a family cause her to depart the convent before taking her final vows is this subject of this fact-based film with the exploitative title (by time-honored television tradition). It was based on the book "Nun: A Memoir" by Dr. Mary Gillig

Production Designer (feature film)

Sourire du Clown, Le (1999) as Production Designer
A once-famous Romanian clown comes into possession of a computer disk that is wanted by the police, the European Agency for Atomic Energy and some nasty crooks.
Face the Music (1993) as Production Designer
A male-female singer-songwriter team are born in a dingy Paris nightclub, and soon shoot to the top of the charts with the collaboration of a pop starlet. After frustrations and a break up of the team, they go their separate ways only to be reunited years later when asked to write a song for a new f
Sons (1989) as Production Designer
Three half-brothers take their ailing father back to France to find the "love of his life," a young woman he left behind following the Normandy Invasion of 1944. The old man dies shortly thereafter, but his three sons know themselves and each other better as a result of their quest.
Spring Break (1983) as Production Designer
Four young men meet on the beaches of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and twist the beach party genre into a rollicking exposition of young Americans in the 1980s. Non-stop partying in and out of bars with a plot line that involves dirty politics and a dark tribute to the motorcycle maverick, Harvey Lembeck.
Friday the 13th, Part II (1981) as Production Designer
Serial murderer, Jason believed to have drowned in Crystal Lake, returns to camp to take his revenge on the young camp counselors.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Goodbye New York (1985) as Production Supervisor (New York)

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Life Apart: Hasidism in America, A (1996)
A documentary that chronicles the complexity of Hasidic life that begins and ends with the spectacle of a ritualized wedding. Those who adhere to and those who stray from the life offered by Hasidic Orthodoxy share their stories in this account of Jewish religious life in America.
Life Apart: Hasidism in America, A (1996)
A documentary that chronicles the complexity of Hasidic life that begins and ends with the spectacle of a ritualized wedding. Those who adhere to and those who stray from the life offered by Hasidic Orthodoxy share their stories in this account of Jewish religious life in America.

Cast (special)

Meet the Girls: The Shape, the Face, and the Brain (1960) as Josephine Dunning
The story of three New York girls: Maybelle Perkins ("The Shape," a model); Lacey Sinclair ("The Face," an advertising executive); and Josephine Dunning ("The Brain," an assistant buyer for a department store) as they search for fame, fortune and rich husbands. The pilot episode, which introduces

Art Director (special)

Katherine Anne Porter: The Eye of Memory (1986) as Art Direction
A psychological study of the writer, Katherine Anne Porter. The film uses dramatizations of three of Porter's early short stories containing the character of Miranda, a six-year-old, considered by many to be Porter's alter ego, who reveals much about the author's life.

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