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Nancy Coleman (1912–2000)

Nancy Coleman was born on December 30, 1912 in Everett, Washington, USA as Nancy Catherine Coleman. She was an actress, known for Desperate Journey (1942), Kings Row (1942) and Her Sister's Secret (1946). She was married to Whitney Bolton. She died on January 18, 2000 in Brockport, Monroe County, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Desperate Journey
Desperate Journey Kaethe Brahms
Kings Row
Kings Row Louise Gordon
Her Sister's Secret
Her Sister's Secret Antoinette 'Toni' DuBois
The Edge of Night
The Edge of Night Elizabeth McGrath #2 (1967)


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 1985 Where Evil Dwells (Short)
 1976 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Sister Mary Joel
- Episode #1.323 (1976) ... Sister Mary Joel
- Episode #1.213 (1976) ... Sister Mary Joel
- Episode #1.205 (1976) ... Sister Mary Joel
- Episode #1.193 (1976) ... Sister Mary Joel
- Episode #1.187 (1976) ... Sister Mary Joel
 1976 The Adams Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
Abigail Brooks Adams
- Chapter XIII: Charles Francis Adams II, Industrialist (1976) ... Abigail Brooks Adams
- Chapter XII: Henry Adams, Historian (1976) ... Abigail Brooks Adams
 1969 Slaves
Mrs. Stillwell
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Black Monday (1961) ... Betty
 1958 True Story (TV Series)
Lydia Turner
- Episode dated 7 June 1958 (1958) ... Lydia Turner
 1958 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- The Reward (1958)
 1957 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series)
Laura Thatcher
- Mother (1957) ... Laura Thatcher
 1955-1956 Star Tonight (TV Series)
- Night, Be Quiet (1955)
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Elizabeth McGrath #2 (1967)
 1953 Valiant Lady (TV Series)
Helen Emerson #1 (1953-1954) (original cast)
 1953 Campbell Summer Soundstage (TV Series)
 1953 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
 1952-1953 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
Jean / Susan / Jean Burgess
- The Spider's Web (1953) ... Jean
- The Fury of the Cocoon (1953) ... Susan
- The Dune Roller (1952) ... Jean Burgess
 1953 That Man from Tangier
Mary Ellen
 1952 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Aldrid
- The Lesson (1952) ... Mrs. Aldrid
 1949-1950 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Jean Richie
- The Wind Is Ninety (1950) ... Jean Richie
 1950 The Silver Theatre (TV Series)
 1950 Lights Out (TV Series)
 1949 NBC Presents (TV Series)
 1949 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
- Smart Guy (1949)
 1947 Violence
Ann Dwire alias Ann Mason
 1944 In Our Time
Janina Orwid
 1943 Edge of Darkness
 1942 Desperate Journey
Kaethe Brahms
 1942 The Gay Sisters
Susie Gaylord
 1942 Kings Row
Louise Gordon
 1938 Susan and God (TV Movie)
Blossom Trexel
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She acted in Lillian Hellman's play, "Another Part of the Forest," at the Ivanhoe Theater in Chicago, Illinois with John Saxon and Larry Gates in the cast. See more »

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Diffident brunette Hollywood leading lady, with Warner Brothers in the 1940's. Had previously worked in radio. After 1950, appeared almost exclusively on television. Married a studio publicist. See more »

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