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Born: February 25, 1938 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Hollywood, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)
The life of Ernest Hemingway focusing on his years between 1936-1945, during which time he was involved in a tempestuous romance with war correspondent Martha Gelborn.
Harrison Montgomery (2009)
In a rundown apartment complex in San Francisco's poverty-stricken tenderloin neighborhood, Harrison Montgomery is waiting for his final mission to save his neighbors. For decades the eccentric recluse has chronicled the Wheel of Fortune in an attempt to decipher the daily riddle's secret meaning. O
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (2007)
The last great American showman, producer-director William Castle used outrageous hype to sell his low-budget horror films.
Ballerina (2006)
A portrait of five Russian ballerinas from the Mariinski Theatre, formerly known as the Kirov. Behind any great ballerina lies the discipline and rigour that comes from decades of training and practice; and Russia's pre-eminent dancers--superstars such as Nijinsky, Baryshnikov and Pavlova--establish
Ballerina (2006)
A portrait of five Russian ballerinas from the Mariinski Theatre, formerly known as the Kirov. Behind any great ballerina lies the discipline and rigour that comes from decades of training and practice; and Russia's pre-eminent dancers--superstars such as Nijinsky, Baryshnikov and Pavlova--establish
Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam, The (2005)
Kamran is a 12 year-old boy in the present day that discovers his ancestor is the 11th Century Mathematician, Astronomer, and Poet of Persia: Omar Khayyam. Although the story of his great ancestor has survived in his family's lore for generations, the tale is now at the risk of extinction. It is Kam
Mighty Wind, A (2003) as Supreme Folk Defense Lawyer
When folk icon Irving Steinbloom passed away, he left behind a legacy of music and a family of performers he has shepherded to folk stardom. To celebrate a life spent submerged in folk, Irving's loving son Jonathan has decided to put together a memorial concert featuring some of Steinbloom's best-lo
Harrison's Flowers (2000) as Mary Francis
Harrison Lloyd is a prize-winning photojournalist, who decides to make an assignment to report on war-torn Yugoslavia his last. However, he is reported dead by the wire service. Refusing to accept this, his wife Sarah embarks on a perilous journey to find him and bring him home. Armed with a camera,
About Sarah (1998) as Lila
The story of a family that undergoes a transformation when faced with a decision about caring for one of its own, a woman with mental retardation. In her will, Rose has named her granddaughter Mary Beth, a college senior, the legal guardian of her developmentally disabled mother Sarah. Upon Rose's d
Murder at 1600 (1997) as Kitty Neil
A Washington D.C. cop investigates a murder in the White House and draws the ire of the Secret Service when members of the First Family become suspects.
Cable Guy, The (1996) as Steven'S Mother
It's a time-honored urban ritual: Slip the cable guy fifty bucks and you'll get all the movie channels for free. But when Steven Kovacs moves into a new apartment, his cable guy is not like the others. He doesn't want your fifty bucks; all he wants is a friend and he won't take no for an answer. Steven is about to learn that there's no such thing as free cable.
Courage Under Fire (1996) as Louise Boylar
While serving in the Persian Gulf at Al Bathra, Lt. Colonel Nathanial Serling gives the order to fire at what he believes is an enemy T-54 tank and is horrified to learn that he's destroyed one of his own tanks, killing several of Serling's own men. As the military conducts a hushed investigation in
Net, The (1995) as Mrs Bennett
As a favor to her colleague, Dale Hessman, freelance computer analyst Angela Bennett conducts a preliminary analysis of a puzzling "beta" prototype of a new Internet program that peculiarly allows the user access to such highly sensitive databases as the Federal Reserve Board, the IRS, and the Atomic Energy Commission. After Dale is mysteriously killed in a plane crash, Angela travels to Mexico for a long-delayed vacation. She meets Jack Devlin, a charming young businessman who seems to share her outlook on the world. But shortly thereafter, Angela is nearly killed and her keys, passport, and all identification papers are lost. She soon learns that using the Internet, someone has altered every record of her life and given her a new name, identity, and a falsified police record. With little money, no identification and no credibility, Angela must summon the strength and resources to fight the seemingly unbeatable forces determined to silence her.
Walton Wedding, A (1995) as Charlotte Gilchrist
John-Boy Walton gets engaged to the daughter of a U.S. ambassador, and members of the bride-to-be's sophisticated New York family find they have much in common with the down-to-earth people of Walton's Mountain. But complications threaten to cancel the wedding.
Imaginary Crimes (1994) as Abigail Tate
Set in Portland, Oregon circa 1962, a teenage girl must come to terms with her wayward father and troubled younger sister, as well as the recent death of her cancer-stricken mother.
The Joy Luck Club (1993) as Mrs Jordan
Four Asian-American women work through complicated relationships with their mothers.
Twenty Bucks (1993) as Ruth Adams
Story traces the life of a twenty dollar bill and the people who come into contact with it.
Perry Mason: Case of the Heartbroken Bride (1992) as Laura Parrish
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.
The Silence Of The Lambs (1991) as Senator Ruth Martin
A fledgling FBI agent enlists a psychopath''''s help in catching a serial killer.
Haunted, The (1991) as Lorraine Warren
A television movie based on the true story of a suburban Pennsylvania family's battle against demonic possesion. In their struggle, they enlist the help of demonologists when they are refused help from their church.
Closer, The (1990) as Beatrice Grant
Heeding a doctor's warning, an aggressive salesman retires, then finds that his new situation could prove more hazardous than his previous one.
Fugitive Family (1980) as Ellen Roberts
Undercover Justice Department agent Richard Crenna fingers syndicate czar Mel Ferrer and is forced into the government's witness protection program to escape mob vengeance when Ferrer's successor, Don Murray, puts out a contract on his life. Eli Wallach is a vintner who takes in Murray and his famil
Pilot, The (1979)
Mike Hagan is a pilot in passenger service and candidate for the honor "Best Pilot of the Year". Nobody knows that he's got private sorrows - he's an alcoholic. A stewardess notices his regular visits of the toilet and reports it.
Baker's Hawk (1976) as Jenny Baker
Dream Makers (1975) as Mary Stone
A college professor becomes a top recording company executive only to be swept out of a job in the wake of a payola scandal.
Last Survivors, The (1975) as Marilyn West
This uncredited remake of the Tyrone Power movie "Abandon Ship" (1957) recounts the agony of a ship's officer who must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat are to be sacrificed so that the majority can survive an approaching typhoon.
Tree Grows in Brooklyn, A (1974) as Katie Nolan
Sentimental tale, remade from the 1945 classic with an eye toward a possible series, of an impoverished family in a 1912 New York tenement with an alcoholic father and a strong-willed mother.
Police Story, The (1973) as Jenny Dale
A solid cop movie that served as the pilot to the acclaimed anthology series (1973-77) which focused on various aspects of police work with different leading players every week (aside from one or two recurring roles). The TV-movie pitted a hard-nosed cop, in charge of a special felony squad, against
Killer By Night (1972) as Dr Tracey Morrow
A doctor's battle to stem a diphtheria outbreak puts him in conflict with a police captain who is using all his manpower to track down a cop-killer. Many elements of this pilot film revive memories of Elia Kazan's stunning "Panic in the Streets" (1950). The original title until the eve of airing: "T
Little Game, A (1971) as Elaine Hamilton
A hostile youngster who will stop at nothing to break up his mother's marriage is suspected of homicide, and his stepfather fears that he may be the boy's next victim.
Congratulations, It's a Boy! (1971) as Edye
A happy bachelor's swinging life is disrupted by the arrival of a teenager who claims to be his son. "So's Your Old Man!" was this movie's original pre-airing title. Jack Albertson replaced Edmond O'Brien.
Do You Take This Stranger? (1971) as Rachel Jarvis
A social climber schemes to inherit one million dollars by trading identities with a dying man. Working and pre-release titles for this one were "A Knock at the Wrong Door" and "Strangers and Lovers."
Krakatoa, East of Java (1969) as Laura Travis
A salvage boat''''s captain gets mixed up with island convicts during a volcanic eruption.
The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit (1968) as Suzie Clemens
Frederick Bolton has to solve two problems. First, his boss has instructed him to come up with a reasonable campaign to promote a new product, a stomach pill named "Aspercel" - by tomorrow. The second problem is Fred's daugther, Helen. She is absolutely fond of horses, takes riding classes and has already had decent success in some competitions. Her biggest wish is to own a horse herself, a dream her father cannot afford at all. Now Fred tries to solve both problems at once by simply combining them: A horse named "Aspercel", ridden by his daugther should bring the name of the pill into the papers and make Helen happy, too. But there's still one more obstacle: Helen and Aspercel of course have to win a few prices to make this idea work...
Sands of Beersheba (1966) as Susan
Dangerous Days Of Kiowa Jones (1966) as Amilia Rathmore
A drifter deputized by a dying sheriff fights to bring two killers to justice.
Mirage (1965) as Shela
A biochemist suffers memory lapses, finds bad guys after him, and has no idea why.
Marnie (1964) as Lil Mainwaring
A rich man marries a compulsive thief and tries to unlock the secrets of her mind.
Strait-Jacket (1964) as Carol
Murder follows an axe murderer home when she's released from a mental hospital.
The Prize (1963) as Emily Stratman
An American Nobel Prize-winner mixes it up with spies when he travels to Stockholm to collect his award.
Nine Hours to Rama (1963) as Sheila
"Nine hours to Rama" depicts the life of Nathuram Godse the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. How Godse planned the assassination is shown in the film. How he became a Hindu activist who (unfairly) blamed Gandhi for the killings of thousands of Hindus by Muslims is revealed in a series of flashbacks.
Stolen Hours (1963) as Ellen Pember
An American heiress with an incurable disease falls in love with her surgeon.
The 300 Spartans (1962) as Ellas
Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidis led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army more than 20 times as large. The actual heroism of those who stood (and ultimately died) with Leonidis helped shape the course of Western Civilization, allowing the Greek city states time to organize an army which repelled the Persians. Set in 480 BC.
Tess of the Storm Country (1960) as Tess MacLean
Fourth reworking of the classic Grace Miller White novel, this time updated to the 60s, with young Scottish lassie Tess (Diane Baker) becoming embroiled in a conflict about a toxic chemical plant near her new home in Pennsylvania.
The Wizard of Baghdad (1960) as Princess Yasmin
In ancient Baghdad, a genie helps a prince and princess occupy the throne instead of the evil Sultan.
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959) as Jenny
A professor and his colleagues follow an explorer's trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth's center.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) as Margot Frank
A young girl comes of age while hiding from the Nazis.
The Best of Everything (1959) as April Morrison
Three secretaries look for love while working in the publishing business.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Ballerina (2006)
A portrait of five Russian ballerinas from the Mariinski Theatre, formerly known as the Kirov. Behind any great ballerina lies the discipline and rigour that comes from decades of training and practice; and Russia's pre-eminent dancers--superstars such as Nijinsky, Baryshnikov and Pavlova--establish

Special Thanks (feature film)

It's My Party (1996) as Special Thanks
Nick Stark is a Los Angeles architect graced with vitality, good looks, loyal friends, a thriving career, a down-to-earth attitude, and an irreverent sense of humor. Lately, however, Nick's vision and memory have been short-circuiting, and his headaches won't go away. Although he looks healthy, he h

Cast (special)

Intimate Portrait: Tippi Hedren (2001) as Interviewee
Portrait of actress Tippi Hedren.
Little Miss Perfect (1987) as Helen Welker-Summers
A drama about a young woman who develops bulimia, a severe eating disorder. Debbie Welker, a high school over-achiever, suffers an identity crisis when she is forced to move to a new neighborhood with her recently remarried mother. She develops bulimia as a result of trying to cope with her problems
One of a Kind (1978) as Carrie Williams
The story of an overworked mother whose anger and frustration towards her own life leads her to ignore her daughter's need for affection and respect.
Can I Save My Children? (1974) as Diana Hansen
Enroute to spend a holiday with an old friend, recently divorced Diana Hansen and her children are stranded in the wilderness when their small plane crashes. The story relates their struggle for survival as they attempt to reach civilization.
Inherit the Wind (1965) as Rachel Brown
A drama based on the historic "Monkey Trial" of 1925, in which Clarence Darrow defended a school teacher accused of teaching Darwin's theory of evolution.

Producer (special)

Malcolm Takes a Shot (1990) as Producer
A talented young athlete is obsessed with stardom. Malcolm Jones ignores his schoolwork and other responsibilites until he's dramatically brought back to reality when he must learn to deal with the onset of epilepsy. A presentation of the "CBS Schoolbreak Specials."
One of a Kind (1978) as Producer
The story of an overworked mother whose anger and frustration towards her own life leads her to ignore her daughter's need for affection and respect.
Portrait of Grandpa Doc (1977) as Producer
The story of a gentle and loving grandfather who encourages his grandson's ambition to be a painter.

Cast (special)

Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis (2000) as Rose Kennedy
Miniseries dramatizing the life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, based on the biography of Donald Spoto. Beginning with Jackie's childhood in the dysfunctional Bouvier family, the story follows her marriage to President John F. Kennedy, with whom she co-authored progressive policies on civil rights an
Woman of Substance, A (1984) as Laura Spencer
Blue and the Gray, The (1982) as Evelyn Hale
This sweeping Civil War saga that took eight hours to unfold (over three nights), adapted from historian Bruce Catton's book, has an all-star cast winding its way through fact and fiction, covering the period from 1859 to the Lincoln assassination. The two leads are Stacy Keach as the fictional Jona

Producer (special)

Woman of Substance, A (1984) as Producer

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