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Kim Hunter (I) (1922–2002)


Her father, Donald Cole, was a consulting engineer, and died in 1926 when Kim was only 3 years old. Her mother, Grace Lind, once performed as a concert pianist. She had one brother who was eight years older than she, and she was educated at Miami Beach High. According to an in-depth article on Kim Hunter by Joseph Collura in the October 2009 issue ... See full bio »

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 2001 The Education of Max Bickford (TV Series)
Adelle Aldrich
- Who Is Breckenridge Long? (2001) ... Adelle Aldrich
 2000 Here's to Life!
Nelly Ormond
 2000 The Hiding Place
Muriel
 1999 Out of the Cold
Elsa Lindepu
 1999 Blue Moon (TV Movie)
Sheila Keating
 1999 Shadows of the Past
Emmeline Brown
 1998 A Price Above Rubies
Rebbitzn
 1997 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Nurse / Mrs. Tompkins
- Episode dated 29 September 1997 (1997) ... Mrs. Tompkins
- Episode dated 6 May 1997 (1997) ... Nurse
- Episode dated 5 May 1997 (1997) ... Nurse
 1994 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Mrs. Schoen
- Finish Line (1994) ... Mrs. Schoen
 1994 Mad About You (TV Series)
Millie Barton
- Love Letters (1994) ... Millie Barton
 1993 The Black Cat (Short)
 1993 Bloodlines: Murder in the Family (TV Movie)
Vera Woodman
 1990 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Beatrice Vitello
- Trials and Tribulations (1990) ... Beatrice Vitello
 1990 Two Evil Eyes
Mrs. Pym (segment "The Black Cat")
 1989 Cross of Fire (TV Movie)
Mrs. Oberholtzer
 1988 Drop-Out Mother (TV Movie)
Leona
 1987 The Kindred
Amanda Hollins
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Mary Easty
- Three Sovereigns for Sarah: Part I (1985) ... Mary Easty
 1985 Private Sessions (TV Movie)
Rosemary O'Reilly
 1984 Scene of the Crime (TV Series)
- Pilot (1984)
 1981 Skokie (TV Movie)
Bertha Feldman
 1980 F.D.R.: The Last Year (TV Movie)
Lucy Rutherford
 1979-1980 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Nola Madison (aka Martha Cory) / Nola Madison
- Episode #1.6213 (1980) ... Nola Madison
- Episode #1.6205 (1980) ... Nola Madison (aka Martha Cory)
- Episode #1.6204 (1980) ... Nola Madison
- Episode #1.6203 (1980) ... Nola Madison
- Episode #1.6178 (1980) ... Nola Madison
 1979 The Golden Gate Murders (TV Movie)
Sister Superior
 1979 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Mrs. Brockleman / Mrs. Brockelman
 1979 Backstairs at the White House (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Ellen Wilson
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Mrs. Ellen Wilson (credit only)
 1978 Stubby Pringle's Christmas (TV Movie)
Mrs. Harper
 1978 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
Samantha
 1977 The Oregon Trail (TV Series)
Liz Webster
- The Waterhole (1977) ... Liz Webster
 1977 Hunter (TV Series)
Mrs. Lovejoy
- The Lovejoy File (1977) ... Mrs. Lovejoy
 1976 Dark August
Adrianna Putnam
 1976 Once an Eagle (TV Mini-Series)
Kitty Damon
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Crazy Annie
- Crazy Annie (1976) ... Crazy Annie
 1976 The Dark Side of Innocence (TV Movie)
Kathleen Hancock
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Marion McKell
- Too Many Suspects (1975) ... Marion McKell
 1975 Lucas Tanner (TV Series)
Bess Reiter
- Collision (1975) ... Bess Reiter
 1975 Insight (TV Series)
Ann Hinds
 1971-1974 Medical Center (TV Series)
Marion / Carla Yarman
- Kiss and Kill (1974) ... Marion
- The Imposter (1971) ... Carla Yarman
 1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Athena / Joanna Portman
- The Lost Cotillion (1974) ... Athena
- The Taste of Ashes (1974) ... Joanna Portman
 1974 Bad Ronald (TV Movie)
Elaine Wilby
 1974 Born Innocent (TV Movie)
Mrs. Parker
 1973-1974 The Evil Touch (TV Series)
Emily Webber / Jill
- Wings of Death (1974) ... Emily Webber
- Dr. McDermitt's New Patients (1973) ... Jill
 1974 Unwed Father (TV Movie)
Judy Simmons
 1973 Hec Ramsey (TV Series)
Annie Kirby
- The Detroit Connection (1973) ... Annie Kirby
 1973 Police Story (TV Series)
Rose Koster
- Man on a Rack (1973) ... Rose Koster
 1973 Griff (TV Series)
Dr. Martha Reed
- The Last Ballad (1973) ... Dr. Martha Reed
 1973 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Vera Pulaski
- For Services Rendered (1973) ... Vera Pulaski
 1973 The Magician (TV Series)
Nora Coogan
- Pilot (1973) ... Nora Coogan
 1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Ruth (segment "Love and the Happy Family")
- Love and the Crisis Line/Love and the Happy Family/Love and the Vertical Romance (1973) ... Ruth (segment "Love and the Happy Family")
 1973 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Hannah O'Connell
- Incarnate (1973) ... Hannah O'Connell
 1972 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Faye Danner
- Lines from an Angry Book (1972) ... Faye Danner
 1972 Night Gallery (TV Series)
Cora Peddington (segment "The Late Mr. Peddington")
- Lindemann's Catch/A Feast of Blood/The Late Mr. Peddington (1972) ... Cora Peddington (segment "The Late Mr. Peddington")
 1972 Young Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
 1971 Columbo (TV Series)
Edna Matthews
- Suitable for Framing (1971) ... Edna Matthews
 1971 Jennifer on My Mind
Walker's Mother (scenes deleted)
 1971 Cannon (TV Series)
Liz Somers
- Girl in the Electric Coffin (1971) ... Liz Somers
 1971 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Bea Colter
- The Legend (1971) ... Bea Colter
 1971 In Search of America (TV Movie)
Cora Chandler
 1971 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (TV Series)
Elaine Miller
- A Matter of Priorities (1971) ... Elaine Miller
 1967-1970 Mannix (TV Series)
Angela Warren / Louise Dubrio
- Deja Vu (1970) ... Angela Warren
- The Name Is Mannix (1967) ... Louise Dubrio
 1970 Bracken's World (TV Series)
Amy Dobie
- A Team of One-Legged Acrobats (1970) ... Amy Dobie
 1970 The Young Lawyers (TV Series)
Miriam Hewitt
- The Alienation Kick (1970) ... Miriam Hewitt
 1970 The Teaching (TV Movie)
Nan Golden
 1970 Dial Hot Line (TV Movie)
Mrs. Edith Carruthers
 1970 All My Children (TV Series)
Faye Perth (1993)
 1969 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
Clytemnestra
- The Prodigal (1969) ... Clytemnestra
 1968 CBS Playhouse (TV Series)
Gerrie Mason
- The People Next Door (1968) ... Gerrie Mason
 1968 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Miss Patterson
- The Honeymooners: The Boy Next Door (1968) ... Miss Patterson
 1968 The Swimmer
Betty Graham
 1968 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Freda Williams
- The Young Loner: Part 2 (1968) ... Freda Williams
- The Young Loner: Part 1 (1968) ... Freda Williams
 1968 The Young Loner (TV Movie)
Freda Williams
 1968 Bonanza (TV Series)
Ada Halle
- The Price of Salt (1968) ... Ada Halle
 1966 Hawk (TV Series)
Mrs. GIlworth
- Wall of Silence (1966) ... Mrs. GIlworth
 1966 Lamp at Midnight (TV Movie)
Maria Celeste
 1965 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Emily Field
- To Visit One More Spring (1965) ... Emily Field
- Something Old, Something New (1965) ... Emily Field
 1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
Eileen Rolf
- The Unwritten Law (1965) ... Eileen Rolf
 1964 Lilith
Dr. Bea Brice
 1964 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
Adelaide Winters
- The Evil of Adelaide Winters (1964) ... Adelaide Winters
 1963 Arrest and Trial (TV Series)
Geraldine Weston Saunders
- Some Weeks Are All Mondays (1963) ... Geraldine Weston Saunders
 1963 Breaking Point (TV Series)
Anita Anson
- Crack in an Image (1963) ... Anita Anson
 1963 Chronicle (TV Series)
 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Lora Stanton
- They Are as Lions (1963) ... Lora Stanton
 1963 Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series)
Guest / Sketches
- Episode #1.15 (1963) ... Guest / Sketches
 1962 The Eleventh Hour (TV Series)
Virginia Hunter
 1956-1962 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Vivan
- Moment of Courage (1956) ... Vivan
 1962 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
Ruth Jacobs
- Tomorrow, the Man (1962) ... Ruth Jacobs
 1962 Naked City (TV Series)
Edna Daggett
- The Face of the Enemy (1962) ... Edna Daggett
 1961 Give Us Barabbas! (TV Movie)
Mara
 1960-1961 Play of the Week (TV Series)
- The Closing Door (1960)
 1960 Special for Women: The Cold Woman (TV Movie)
The Cold Woman
 1960 World Wide '60 (TV Series)
Jill
- The Secret of Freedom (1960) ... Jill
 1956-1960 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Helen Bragg / Maria / Mrs. Anderson / ...
- Alas, Babylon (1960) ... Helen Bragg
- The Hiding Place (1960) ... Maria
- The Sounds of Eden (1959) ... Mrs. Anderson
- Free Weekend (1958) ... Shirl Cato
- Before I Die (1958) ... Joyce McClure
 1960 Sunday Showcase (TV Series)
 1956-1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Hilda / Mary Murphy
- Early to Die (1960)
- Orphans (1956) ... Hilda
- Try to Remember (1956) ... Mary Murphy
 1960 The Closing Door (TV Movie)
 1959 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Vanessa Sutton Charles
- Haunted (1959) ... Vanessa Sutton Charles
 1959 The Lineup (TV Series)
Sister Angela
- The Strange Return of Army Armitage (1959) ... Sister Angela
 1959 Rawhide (TV Series)
Amelia Spaulding
- Incident of the Misplaced Indians (1959) ... Amelia Spaulding
 1958 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series)
Stephanie Heldman
- The Dark File (1958) ... Stephanie Heldman
 1958 Rendezvous (TV Series)
Amanda 'Mandy' Sullivan Skowran
- In an Early Winter (1958) ... Amanda 'Mandy' Sullivan Skowran
 1958 Lamp Unto My Feet (TV Series)
- Antigone (1958)
 1958 Money, Women and Guns
Mary Johnston Kingman
 1955-1958 Climax! (TV Series)
Ann Brewster / Lynn Griffith / Barbara Williams
- Cabin B-13 (1958) ... Ann Brewster
- So Deadly My Love (1958) ... Lynn Griffith
- Portrait in Celluloid (1955) ... Barbara Williams
 1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Maggie Church
- Ticket to Tahiti (1958) ... Maggie Church
 1957 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series)
Louise Marden
- Whereabouts Unknown (1957) ... Louise Marden
 1957 The Young Stranger
Helen Ditmar
 1956 The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (TV Series)
Anita Wells
- The Person and Property of Margery Hay (1956) ... Anita Wells
 1956 Studio 57 (TV Series)
Molly
- Perfect Likeness (1956) ... Molly
 1956 Storm Center
Martha Lockridge
 1956 Bermuda Affair
Fran West
 1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Lina
- Suspicion (1955) ... Lina
 1955 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series)
Elizabeth
- A Midsummer Daydream (1955) ... Elizabeth
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series)
- Cross-Words (1955)
 1955 Appointment with Adventure (TV Series)
- Race the Comet (1955)
 1955 Justice (TV Series)
 1955 Omnibus (TV Series)
Joan of Arc
- Saint Joan (1955) ... Joan of Arc
 1954 Janet Dean, Registered Nurse (TV Series)
Sylvia Peters
- The Putnam Case (1954) ... Sylvia Peters
 1953 The Gulf Playhouse (TV Series)
 1952 Anything Can Happen
Helen Watson
 1952 Deadline - U.S.A.
Nora Hutcheson
 1952 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
- Rise Up and Walk (1952)
 1948-1950 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
- The Little Wife (1950)
- The Little Wife (1949)
- Ropes (1948)
 1949 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
Meg March
- Little Women (1949) ... Meg March
 1949 Suspense (TV Series)
Emily
- Man in the House (1949) ... Emily
 1949 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Promise (1949)
- The Lonely (1949)
 1949 The Silver Theatre (TV Series)
 1945 You Came Along
Frances Hotchkiss
 1944 When Strangers Marry
Mildred Baxter
 1944 A Canterbury Tale
Johnson's Girl (US release)
 1943 Tender Comrade
Doris Dumbrowski
 1943 The Seventh Victim
Mary Gibson
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Other Works:

(1/74) Radio: Performed in the "CBS Radio Mystery Theater" radio drama episode "Lost Dog." See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 3½" (1.61 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[about her "blacklisting"] For a long while, I wouldn't talk about it at all. I do now, because there's a whole new generation that doesn't remember. And the more one knows, the more one can see, and not allow history to repeat itself. See more »

Trivia:

Son, Sean Emmett (or Emmitt), born 1954, is a rock musician (Mainstream, Sienna). See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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