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Also Known As: Died: January 26, 2017
Born: April 18, 1922 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: DeKalb, Illinois, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Jealous Jokester, A (1995) as Della Street
Filling in for Perry Mason once again, Attorney Bill McKenzie takes the case when his niece is framed for the murder of a popular and demanding sitcom star.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Grimacing Governor, A (1994) as Della Street
The alleged suicide of a gubernatorial candidate triggers a series of mysterious deaths leading to the governor's mansion, and "Wild" Bill McKenzie, a friend of Perry Mason, is on the case.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle, A (1994) as Della Street
A former associate of Perry Mason returns to handle the defense of a world-class chess player accused of murdering a prominent TV personality.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss (1993) as Della Street
Perry Mason is challenged to solve a case that revolves around a murder on the set of a daytime soap opera.
Perry Mason: Case of the Skin Deep Scandal (1993) as Della Street
When a manipulative businesswoman is murdered, her valuable anti-aging cosmetics formula is stolen.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Telltale Talk Show Host (1993) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. When the obnoxious owner of a talk radio station is murdered, Della Street's friend is accused and Perry Mason is called upon to help prove her innocence.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Wicked Wives, A (1993) as Della Street
Attorney Anthony Caruso borrows Perry Mason's office while he is away on business and defends the widow of a high-fashion photographer by casting suspicion on the man's four ex-wives who once modeled for him.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing (1992) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A painter, believed to have died in an accident, returns to make allegations that a gallery owner is selling counterfeits of his work. Later, the artist is found murdered in his studio.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Reckless Romeo (1992) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. When a tabloid/talk show host is murdered, each of the women with whom he claimed to have had a torrid affair becomes a suspect.
Perry Mason: Case of the Heartbroken Bride (1992) as Della Street
A television movie in the series of Perry Mason telefilms. Mason defends a young rock star accused of killing an univited guest at her wedding.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Ruthless Reporter (1991) as Della Street
In the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms, a television reporter is wrongfully accused of murdering the news team's anchorman.
Perry Mason: Case of the Fatal Fashion (1991) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A powerful fashion columnist is murdered.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Maligned Mobster (1991) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. Mason seeks to clear former mobster Johnny Sorrento, accused of murdering his wife.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Glass Coffin (1991) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A magician is accused of murder when his illusion involving the levitation of a glass coffin results in the death of his assistant.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception (1990) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. Violence erupts when Perry Mason jets to Paris to defend a U.S. Marine Corps Captain. He is accused of murdering a man suspected of being the Nazi SS Officer who ran a forced labor camp where his mother was interned. Mason discover
Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (1990) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A 13-year-old girl persuades Perry Mason to defend her father, who is accused of murdering an unscrupulous high-stakes gambler and political-campaign manager.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Poisoned Pen (1990) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. An angry author is accused of murdering her scheming ex-husband at a mystery-writers' convention.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (1990) as Della Street
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. Perry Mason's former law student is charged with the murder of his wife, a temperamental pop star.
Perry Mason: Case of the Musical Murder (1989) as Della Street
In this "Perry Mason" television movie, the director of a Broadway-bound musical is killed during the tryouts. Although Perry Mason can provide an iron-clad alibi for the accused, his testimony is questioned because he had taken a sedative. Realizing he is the young man's only hope, Mason volunteers
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson (1989) as Della Street
A student is found murdered in the mock courtroom of a law school where Perry Mason is the guest lecturer. Against the wishes of the victim's father, who is an old friend of Mason's, the lawyer decides to defend the accused. Complicating matters, the defendant can't keep his rich and uninhibited ex-
Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin (1989) as Della Street
A television movie broadcast as part of the Perry Mason series of telefilms. An injured pro-hockey star is accused of murdering his former employer, a multi-millionaire sports mogul.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake (1988) as Della Street
The third "Perry Mason" television movie for the 1987-88 season deals with the events surrounding a woman who suddenly disappears after an early morning walk. When her husband is accused of murder, Perry Mason is called in to defend him and uncovers a kidnapping/murder conspiracy.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988) as Della Street
A television movie featuring the legendary attorney Perry Mason. Mason defends a man he had sentenced to prison when he was an appellate-court judge. Now, 18 months after the sentencing, a new witness turns up to prove the man's innocence. Mason steps in to defend the man.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit (1987) as Della Street
Perry Mason returns in the fifth television movie about the famed lawyer. This time around, a publisher is accused of murdering a successful horror novelist in a haunted hotel.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love (1987) as Della Street
In this fourth Perry Mason television movie, the famous attorney is asked by his former lover to defend her husband against murder charges that could destroy both their careers.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Scandalous Scoundrel (1987) as Della Street
A television movie featuring the famous criminal lawyer Perry Mason. In the film, Perry Mason attends a charity party at the estate of a very wealthy but sleazy publisher, Harlan Wade, who, after the party, is found dead in his pool. Mason defends a former employee of the publishing house and learns
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam (1987) as Della Street
This sixth Perry Mason television movie features the criminal lawyer investigating the murder of a former madam, and uncovering a multi-million-dollar banking fraud in the process.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Notorious Nun (1986) as Della Street
The second of Perry Mason reunion movies with Raymond Burr and Barbara Hale (following their earlier continuing portrayals of Mason and ever-faithful secretary Della Street between 1957 and 1966) has the venerable lawyer defending a young nun accused of murdering a priest with whom, it was rumored,
Perry Mason: The Case of the Shooting Star (1986) as Della Street
Raymond Burr recreates his characterization of the famous attorney, Perry Mason, for the third time in this television movie, as he defends an actor accused of shooting a television talk show host in front of an audience. Despite the threat of losing the friendship of a beautiful woman, he refuses t
Perry Mason Returns (1985) as Della Street
Raymond Burr reprises his performance as television''s most celebrated attorney in this movie in which Perry Mason, now an appellate court judge, is forced to resign his post to defend his former secretary, Della Street, on a murder charge.
Big Wednesday (1978) as Mrs Barlow
Three surfing friends reunite after each has served in the Vietnam War.
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975) as Dr Jenny Langer
Following a mysterious explosion, a Wisconsin town is overrun by giant spiders.
The Red, White and Black (1970) as Mrs. Grierson
Airport (1970) as Sarah Demerest
A mad bomber plots to blow up a jet on a snowy night.
Buckskin (1968) as Sarah Cody
Desert Hell (1958) as Celie Edwards
French Foreign Legion Captain Edwards (Brian Keith), is returning to his post with his desert patrol that is ambushed by an Arab tribe, with Edwards and his sergeant, Benet (Richard Denning), the only survivors. Edwards and Benet are later sent to gather a new patrol. While Benet seeks volunteers, Edwards goes to say farewell to his wife, Celie (Barbara Hale), whom he finds in the arms of another officer, Lieutenant Forbes (Johnny Desmond.) Edwards and Forbes, naturally, begin their dangerous mission with hostility between them. Surrounded by the deadly Tuaregs, Edwards loses one man after another, but doggedly pushes on. He learns that even while the leader of the Tauregs is signing a peace treaty at the outpost, rivals within the tribe plan to ambush the leader, blame it on the French and start a new war.
Slim Carter (1957) as Allie Hanneman
Hughie Mack, a not so nice western singer, is discovered by Clover Doyle as the next movie cowboy hero. His name is changed to Slim Carter and a promotional buildup begins. Leo Gallaher, an orphan boy wins the contest to spend a month with Slim. Leo is a good influence on his cowboy hero. Clover sees the good and more in Slim. Montana Burriss is Slim's double.
The Oklahoman (1957) as Anne [Barnes]
A Western doctor stands between Natives and a ruthless oil baron.
The Houston Story (1956) as Zoe Crane
A Texas oil driller schemes to steal millions of dollars in oil.
7th Cavalry (1956) as Martha Kellogg
An alleged coward tries to redeem himself by reclaiming General Custer''''s body.
The Far Horizons (1955) as Julia Hancock
Romanticized version of Lewis and Clarks voyage of discovery through the American West.
Unchained (1955) as Mary Davitt
Tale about life in a special prison farm in California, where the program is about treating the prisoners with humanity and minimal security to enhance their moral attitudes about paying for their crimes out of their own volition.
Last of the Comanches (1953) as Julia Lanning
The only survivors of an Indian raid fight to reach safety at a distant fort.
A Lion Is in the Streets (1953) as Verity Wade Martin
A peddler from the bayou becomes a major force in local politics.
Seminole (1953) as Revere [Muldoon]
19th-century army officer Lance Caldwell is assigned to Fort King in the Everglades. Immediately clashing with his commanding officer Major Dade, Caldwell opposes Dade's plans to wipe out the Seminole Indians. The fact that Caldwell was the boyhood chum of Seminole chief Osceola is all the more reas
The Lone Hand (1953) as Sarah Jane Skaggs
The First Time (1952) as Betsey Bennet
Expectant parents Joe and Betsy Bennett anxiously await the arrival of their new baby. Then after the baby arrives, they discover the unpleasant side of parenting: sleepless nights, extra bills and no more free time.
Lorna Doone (1951) as Lorna Doone
Barbara Hale, Richard Greene, Carl Benton Reid, William Bishop, Ron Randell, Sean McClory, Onslow Stevens, John Dehner, Queenie Leonard. English farmer Richard Greene leads a village uprising against their corrupt landlords in this second screen adaptation (The first version was filmed in 1935) of the popular Richard D. Blackmore novel.
The Jackpot (1950) as Amy Lawrence
Bill Lawrence wins a slew of prizes on a radio quiz program. His happiness is short-lived when he discovers he'll have to sell the prizes in order to pay the taxes on them.
Jolson Sings Again (1950) as Ellen Clark
After a premature retirement, the legendary singer revives his career to entertain the troops during World War II.
Emergency Wedding (1950) as Dr. Helen Hunt
And Baby Makes Three (1949) as Jacqueline Walsh
A woman on the verge of divorce and re-marriage discovers she''''s pregnant by her husband.
The Clay Pigeon (1949) as Martha Gregory
A man awakens from a coma to discover he's accused of treason.
The Window (1949) as Mary Woodry
A boy who always lies witnesses a murder but can't get anyone but the killer to believe him.
The Boy with Green Hair (1948) as Miss Brand
An orphaned boy mystically acquires green hair and a mission to end war.
A Likely Story (1947) as Vickie [North]
A World War II veteran who thinks he''s dying gets mixed up with gangsters.
Lady Luck (1946) as Mary [Audrey Scott]
A woman from a family of gamblers marries one and tries to reform him.
First Yank into Tokyo (1945) as Abby Drake
An army pilot infiltrates the Japanese during World War II.
West of the Pecos (1945) as Rill Lambeth
Heading west for his health, Colonel Lambeth takes his daughter Rill along. Lost on the desert they are saved by Pecos and Chito. The Colonel hires the two and the Lambeths soon find themselves mixed up in Pecos' trouble. Pecos has killed Sawtelle's brother and Sawtelle as head of the vigilantes is after him.
Around the World (1944) as Barbara
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
Goin' to Town (1944) as Sally
Government Girl (1944) as
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.
The Falcon in Hollywood (1944) as Peggy Callahan
A society sleuth tours the movie capital, where he uncovers an actor's murder.
Heavenly Days (1944) as Angie
When they''''re named Mr. and Mrs. Average Man, a small-town couple embarks on a whirlwind tour of Washington.
The Falcon Out West (1944) as Marion Colby
A society sleuth turns cowboy to investigate a Texas murder.
Mexican Spitfire's Blessed Event (1943) as
A husband mistakenly believes his hot Latin wife is pregnant.
The Seventh Victim (1943) as Young lover
A girl's search for her missing sister puts her in conflict with a band of satanists.
The Iron Major (1943) as
In this true story, Frank Cavanaugh proves himself as a football coach and a World War I hero.
Higher and Higher (1943) as Catherine Keating
Servants pass off one of their own as an heiress in hopes of winning her a wealthy husband.
Gildersleeve on Broadway (1943) as Stocking clerk
On a trip to New York, a small-town blowhard gets caught between a wealthy widow and a gold digger.
Gildersleeve's Bad Day (1943) as
A small-town politician is the jury hold-out in a sensational murder case.

Cast (special)

Defense Rests: A Tribute to Raymond Burr, The (1993) as Host
A special chronicling the life and career of the late Raymond Burr. Also included are clips and interviews with some fo Burr's co-stars.
Case of the Courtroom Legend, The (1989)
A documentary examining the 31-year Perry Mason phenomenon on television.
Whatever Became Of...? (1981)
A special that spotlights the current lives of celebrities from the past. The program updates the lives of Irish McCalla, Jay North, Angela Cartwright, Rusty Hamer, Danny Bonaduce, Margaret O'Brien, Ursula Andress, Brigitte Bardot, Elizabeth Ray, The Monkees, Mark Spitz, Lisa Loring, Mason Reese, S
Meet the Governor (1955) as June Waters; Clem'S Wife
The story of Clem Waters, a midwestern lawyer who has a dream of becoming governor someday.

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