Gail Bonney


Biography

Gail Bonney was an actress with a strong presence in film throughout her Hollywood career. Bonney started her acting career landing roles in such films as the Bette Davis drama "Beyond the Forest" (1949), the Eleanor Parker drama "Caged" (1950) and the dramatic adaptation "People Will Talk" (1951) with Cary Grant. She also appeared in the comedy "Dream Wife" (1953) with Cary Grant, "...

Biography

Gail Bonney was an actress with a strong presence in film throughout her Hollywood career. Bonney started her acting career landing roles in such films as the Bette Davis drama "Beyond the Forest" (1949), the Eleanor Parker drama "Caged" (1950) and the dramatic adaptation "People Will Talk" (1951) with Cary Grant. She also appeared in the comedy "Dream Wife" (1953) with Cary Grant, "Deep in My Heart" (1954) with Jose Ferrer and the dramatic adaptation "Magnificent Obsession" (1954) with Jane Wyman. She kept working in film throughout the fifties, starring in "Written on the Wind" (1957) with Rock Hudson, the Dorothy Malone biographical drama "Too Much, Too Soon" (1958) and "The Perfect Furlough" (1958) with Tony Curtis. She also appeared in the James Stewart comedy adaptation "Bell, Book and Candle" (1958). She held additional roles in television including a part on "Star Trek" (NBC, 1966-69). She also was featured in the TV movies "The Priest Killer" (NBC, 1971-72) and "The Devil's Daughter" (ABC, 1972-73). Bonney last appeared in "Kingston: The Power Play" (NBC, 1976-77). Bonney passed away in December 1984 at the age of 83.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Kingston: The Power Play (1976)
Death Scream (1975)
The Devil's Daughter (1973)
My Darling Daughters' Anniversary (1973)
Helen
Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
Governess
The Late Liz (1971)
Gladys
The Priest Killer (1971)
Josephine Mcmurtry
Pieces of Dreams (1970)
Mrs. Tietgens
Cat Ballou (1965)
Mabel Bentley
Days of Wine and Roses (1962)
Gladys
Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1960)
Bells Are Ringing (1960)
Inherit the Wind (1960)
Fundamentalist woman
The Perfect Furlough (1959)
Spinster
The Tingler (1959)
Bell, Book and Candle (1959)
Merle's maid
The Last Hurrah (1958)
Home Before Dark (1958)
Clerk
Pal Joey (1957)
Heavy-set woman
Written on the Wind (1957)
Hotel floorlady
Crime of Passion (1957)
Mrs. London
The Best Things in Life Are Free (1956)
Woman in back row
Bigger Than Life (1956)
Mother
The Opposite Sex (1956)
Gossip
Come Next Spring (1956)
Mrs. Totter
Red Sundown (1956)
Mrs. Clore
The Glass Slipper (1955)
Deep in My Heart (1954)
Guest
Magnificent Obsession (1954)
Phyllis
It Happens Every Thursday (1953)
Miss Newton
The Member of the Wedding (1953)
The Lady Wants Mink (1953)
Landlady
Dream Wife (1953)
"Mommy"
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
The Sniper (1952)
Woman with girl
Carrie (1952)
Older chorus girl
Bonzo Goes to College (1952)
Maid
Because of You (1952)
Nurse
Flesh and Fury (1952)
Teacher
Gobs and Gals (1952)
Death of a Salesman (1952)
Mother
Love Is Better Than Ever (1952)
Mrs. Gelschlager
Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)
Rhubarb (1951)
Woman with dog
Here Comes the Groom (1951)
Telephone operator
The Company She Keeps (1951)
Nurse
People Will Talk (1951)
Dean's secretary
A Woman of Distinction (1950)
The Secret Fury (1950)
Nurse
Caged (1950)
Inmate
Beware of Blondie (1950)
Mrs. Black
Side Street (1950)
Woman's voice
Sunset in the West (1950)
The Fuller Brush Girl (1950)
Baby sitter
The Killer That Stalked New York (1950)
Love That Brute (1950)
The Fountainhead (1949)
Adventure in Baltimore (1949)
Whirlpool (1949)
The Reckless Moment (1949)
Prison Warden (1949)
Mabel Hughes
One Sunday Afternoon (1949)
Female vocalist
The Doctor and the Girl (1949)
Nurse
Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer: Boris Karloff (1949)
Maid
The Red Menace (1949)
Person in real estate office
Beyond the Forest (1949)
Alias the Champ (1949)
Slippy McGee (1947)
Gossipy woman

Cast (Special)

Six Guns for Donegan (1959)

Life Events

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