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Linda Leighton (1917–2005)

Linda Leighton was born on February 9, 1917 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was an actress, known for Brick Bradford (1947), The Haunted Mine (1946) and Jungle Goddess (1948). She was married to Joe Leighton. She died on December 26, 2005 in Monarch Beach, California, USA. See full bio »

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Brick Bradford June Salisbury
The Haunted Mine Jenny Durant
Jungle Goddess Helen Phillips
The Cisco Kid Judy Owens / Mrs. Hawkins / Nora Blake


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 1977 The Red Hand Gang (TV Series)
Ms. Magill
- Doc's Big Idea (1977) ... Ms. Magill
 1976 Switch (TV Series)
Mrs. Topping
- Come Die with Me (1976) ... Mrs. Topping
 1974 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
- Time to Kill (1974) ... Grace
 1967 Insight (TV Series)
- The Fire Within (1967) ... Martha
 1960-1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Mrs. Hyatt / Sarah Thomas / Jill Farwell / ...
- The Case of the Cheating Chancellor (1965) ... Mrs. Hyatt
- The Case of the Lover's Gamble (1965) ... Sarah Thomas
- The Case of the Red Riding Boots (1960) ... Jill Farwell
- The Case of the Nimble Nephew (1960) ... Ellen Foster
 1964 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
Peggy Stanton
- A Lion Amongst Men (1964) ... Peggy Stanton
 1963 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
Evie Wales
- The Paragon (1963) ... Evie Wales
 1963 Hazel (TV Series)
- The Sunshine Girls Quartet (1963) ... Myra
 1962 Route 66 (TV Series)
- Aren't You Surprised to See Me? (1962) ... Receptionist (as Linda Johnson)
 1958-1959 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Marian / Ellen Richards
- Millionaire Phillip Burnell (1959) ... Marian
- The John Richards Story (1958) ... Ellen Richards
 1959 Colonel Humphrey Flack (TV Series)
Mrs. Bradley
- Colonel Flack and the Little Leaguers (1959) ... Mrs. Bradley
 1959 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Marsha Cook
- The Town That Wouldn't Talk (1959) ... Marsha Cook
 1958 Cimarron City (TV Series)
Ida Wickum
- Cimarron Holiday (1958) ... Ida Wickum
 1958 Behind Closed Doors (TV Series)
- Mig 9 (1958) ... Leona
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Laura McDevitt
- No Pockets in a Shroud (1958) ... Laura McDevitt
 1957 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
- Honolulu Honeymoon (1957) ... Penny
 1956 Ethel Barrymore Theater (TV Series)
- Dear Miss Lovelace (1956) ... (as Linda Johnson)
 1956 Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (TV Series)
Ellen Johnson
- Justice at Goneaway Creek (1956) ... Ellen Johnson
 1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Pat Danforth
- The Human Jungle (1955) ... Pat Danforth
 1953-1955 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Adoption (1955) ... (as Linda Johnson)
 1954 City Detective (TV Series)
- Episode #1.18 (1954) ... Cecilia (as Linda Johnson)
 1953 Big Town (TV Series)
Grace Mitchell
- The Eliminator (1953) ... Grace Mitchell (as Linda Johnson)
 1952-1953 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Judy Owens / Nora Blake / Mrs. Hawkins
- The Commodore Goes West (1953) ... Judy Owens (as Linda Johnson)
- Mad About Money (1952) ... Nora Blake (as Linda Johnson)
- Kid Brother (1952) ... Mrs. Hawkins (as Linda Johnson)
 1952 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- Deadline (1952)
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
Bank Teller
- Split Second (1952) ... Bank Teller (as Linda Johnson)
 1952 Rebound (TV Series)
- The Old Man ... Marty (as Linda Johnson)
 1951 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Mary Higgins
- The Case of the Miracle Mud (1951) ... Mary Higgins (as Linda Johnson)
 1950 Where Danger Lives
Airport Announcer (uncredited)
 1950 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Mary Blasdell
- Drink of Water (1950) ... Mary Blasdell (as Linda Johnson)
 1950 Armored Car Robbery
Police Dispatcher (uncredited)
 1949 The Threat
Ann's Friend (uncredited)
 1949 Impact
Miss Revere - Telephone Operator (as Linda Johnson)
 1948 Jungle Goddess
Helen Phillips (as Linda Johnson)
 1947 Brick Bradford
June Salisbury (as Linda Johnson)
 1947 Bandits of Dark Canyon
Joan Shaw (as Linda Johnson)
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Saleswoman (uncredited)
 1946 The Haunted Mine
Jenny Durant (as Linda Johnson)
 1943 Wild Horse Rustlers
Ellen Walden (as Linda Johnson)
 1942 The Sundown Kid
Lynne Parsons (as Linda Johnson)
 1942 Code of the Outlaw
Sue Dayton (as Melinda Leighton)
 1942 Cowboy Serenade
Millie Jackson (as Melinda Leighton)
 1940 Strike Up the Band
Student (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Linda Johnson | Melinda Leighton

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