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Audrey Christie (1912–1989)

Audrey Christie was born on June 27, 1912 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Splendor in the Grass (1961), Mame (1974) and Carousel (1956). She was married to Donald Briggs. She died on December 19, 1989 in West Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Splendor in the Grass Mrs. Loomis
Mame Mrs. Upson
Carousel Mrs. Mullin
Harper Valley P.T.A. Flora Simpson Reilly


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 1975-1982 Barney Miller (TV Series)
Mrs. Kroner / Rose
- Old Love (1982) ... Mrs. Kroner
- The Courtesans (1975) ... Rose
 1979 The Streets of L.A. (TV Movie)
Mrs. Wellman
 1979 $weepstake$ (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1979)
 1978 Harper Valley P.T.A.
Flora Simpson Reilly
 1978 The Next Step Beyond (TV Series)
- Other Voices ... Elsie
 1977 Great Day (TV Movie)
Mrs. Graham
 1976 The Waltons (TV Series)
Zelda Maynard
- The Rebellion (1976) ... Zelda Maynard
 1976 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Maggie Cunningham
- Consenting Adults (1976) ... Maggie Cunningham
 1976 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Ginger Evans
 1976 Police Woman (TV Series)
- Wednesdays Child (1976) ... Mamie
 1975 F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood (TV Movie)
Helen (The Hostess)
 1975 Medical Center (TV Series)
- The Last Performance (1975) ... Lydia
 1975 Joe and Sons (TV Series)
- Nick's Book (1975) ... Mrs.Bailey
 1975 Maude (TV Series)
Florence Chadburn
- Maude's Mother (1975) ... Florence Chadburn
 1974 This Is the Life (TV Series)
Margaret Veder
- Victim (1974) ... Margaret Veder
 1974 Mame
Mrs. Upson
 1973 Shirts/Skins (TV Movie)
Rose Axelrod
 1967-1968 That Girl (TV Series)
Ella / Miss Dailey
- The Drunkard (1968) ... Ella
- Gone with the Breeze (1967) ... Miss Dailey
 1967 The Ballad of Josie
Annabelle Pettijohn
 1967 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Madame Zelda
- The Honeymooners: Sees All - Knows All (1967) ... Madame Zelda
 1966 Frankie and Johnny
 1966 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Nurse Verna Murdock
- Not with a Whimper (1966) ... Nurse Verna Murdock
 1965 My Brother the Angel (TV Series)
Mrs. Duboe
- Boys Will Be Playboys (1965) ... Mrs. Duboe
 1965 Honey West (TV Series)
Lola Getz
- Whatever Lola Wants.... (1965) ... Lola Getz
 1965 Slattery's People (TV Series)
Mrs. Roberts
- What Can You Do with a Wounded Tiger? (1965) ... Mrs. Roberts
 1965 The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (TV Series)
- Tangled Web (1965) ... Barbara
 1965/II Harlow
 1964-1965 The Cara Williams Show (TV Series)
- Top Secret Groom (1964) ... Agnes
 1965 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Mrs. Doyle
- A Marriage of Convenience (1965) ... Mrs. Doyle
 1964 Profiles in Courage (TV Series)
Mrs. McDowell
- Mary S. McDowell (1964) ... Mrs. McDowell
 1964 Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Rosie Banister
- The Jimmy Durante Show (1964) ... Rosie Banister
 1964 The Unsinkable Molly Brown
Mrs. Gladys McGraw
 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Mrs. Wilson
- Rally Round My Comrades (1963) ... Mrs. Wilson
 1962-1963 Fair Exchange (TV Series)
Dorothy Walker
- My Fair Scot (1963) ... Dorothy Walker
- How You Gonna Get 'Em Back from the Farm (1963) ... Dorothy Walker
- Weddings Are for Parents (1963) ... Dorothy Walker
- Neville, the Pearlie (1963) ... Dorothy Walker
- Never Trust a Banjo Player (1963) ... Dorothy Walker
 1961 Splendor in the Grass
Mrs. Loomis
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mrs. Farrow
- The Rope Dancers (1960) ... Mrs. Farrow
 1957 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
Marcia Barry
- The Trouble with Women (1957) ... Marcia Barry
 1952-1957 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Aunt Millie
- In Love with a Stranger (1957) ... Aunt Millie
- Young Man Adam (1952)
 1957 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
- Your Every Wish (1957)
 1956 Carousel
Mrs. Mullin
 1953-1955 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- White Gloves (1955) ... Ina
- Tin Wedding (1953)
 1954 The Motorola Television Hour (TV Series)
Mrs. Moore
- Atomic Attack (1954) ... Mrs. Moore
 1954 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
- Pilgrim's Pride (1954)
 1952-1954 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- That Ryan Girl (1952)
 1954 Inner Sanctum (TV Series)
- Man of Iron (1954) ... Claire
 1954 The Mask (TV Series)
- Framed for Murder (1954) ... Rhea
 1953 Omnibus (TV Series)
Miss Kingsley (segment "The Nature of the Beast")
- The Nature of the Beast (1953) ... Miss Kingsley (segment "The Nature of the Beast")
 1953 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series)
Hannah King
- In Any Language (1953) ... Hannah King
 1952 Deadline - U.S.A.
Mrs. Willebrandt
 1951 The Web (TV Series)
- A Switch in Time (1951)
 1949-1951 Suspense (TV Series)
- Stolen Empire (1949)
 1951 Musical Comedy Time (TV Series)
Dona Isabella
- Revenge with Music (1951) ... Dona Isabella
 1950 Come Out Fighting (TV Movie)
 1950 Joey Faye's Frolics (TV Series)
 1950 The Girls (TV Series)
- Premiere (1950)
 1949 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
- Light Up the Sky (1949)
 1942 Keeper of the Flame
Jane Harding
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She acted in Jay Allen's translation of Pierre Barillet and Jean Pierre Gredy's play, "Forty Carats," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Barbara Rush, Scott McKay, Stephen Collins, Gene Blakely, Eileen Letchworth, Imogene Bliss, Sylvia Grand, Art Barnett, Doris Ingraham and William Cox in the cast. Will Steven ... See more »

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Attended acting and dancing classes in Chicago and performed in vaudeville from the age of fifteen. Moved on to working in night clubs and on radio shows, before singing and dancing in musical comedies on the stage. Her screen appearances often tended to be in matronly, pompous or otherwise unsympathetic roles, as haughty socialites or strict mothers. See more »

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