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Mitzi Gaynor


A leading lady of light musicals, the bright-eyed Gaynor is best remembered for "South Pacific". She also hosted a string of successful annual musical TV specials in the late 1960s and early 1970s. See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins. See more awards »

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 2013 Call the Midwife (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2013) ... (performer: "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair" - uncredited)
 2010 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 18 Results (2010) ... (performer: "Let Go")
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) ... (performer: "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Out Of My Hair", "A Wonderful Guy" - uncredited)
 1997 Hidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film Vaults (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Anything You Can Do")
 1996 Eye for an Eye (performer: "Anything Goes")
 1967 The 39th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Georgy Girl")
 1964 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.20 (1964) ... (performer: "It's Too Darn Hot", "The More I See You", "Birth of the Blues", "St. James Infirmary", "When the Saints Go Marching In", "Joshua Fight the Battle of Jericho" - uncredited)
 1959 Happy Anniversary (performer: "Happy Anniversary")
 1959 Bing Crosby and Dean Martin Present High Hopes (TV Movie) (performer: "High Hopes", "Talk to Me", "Cheek to Cheek" - uncredited)
 1959/I The Jack Benny Hour (TV Movie) (performer: "Mr. Wonderful", "Everybody Loves to Take a Bow" - uncredited)
 1958 South Pacific (performer: "A Cock-Eyed Optimist" (1949), "Twin Soliloquies (Wonder How It Feels)" (1949), "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outta My Hair" (1949), "Reprise: Some Enchanted Evening" (1949), "A Wonderful Guy" (1949), "Act I Finale" (1949), "Honey Bun" (1949), "My Girl Back Home" (1949), "Dites Moi" (reprise) and Orchestral Finale (1949) - uncredited)
 1957 Les Girls (performer: "Les Girls", "Ladies in Waiting", "Why Am I So Gone (About that Gal)?" - uncredited)
 1956 The Birds and the Bees (performer: " (The Same Thing Happens With) The Birds And The Bees", "La Parisienne")
 1956 Anything Goes (performer: "Anything Goes", "You're The Top", "It's De-lovely", "Blow Gabriel Blow")
 1954 There's No Business Like Show Business (performer: "Lazy", "A Sailor's Not a Sailor ('Til a Sailor's Been Tattooed)", "When the Midnight Choo-Choo Leaves for Alabam'", "Alexander's Ragtime Band" - uncredited)
 1954 The 26th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "The Moon Is Blue")
 1953 Down Among the Sheltering Palms (performer: "THE DRUM CHANT", "WHAT MAKE DE DIFF'RENCE")
 1953 The I Don't Care Girl (performer: "Pretty Baby", "Beale Street Blues" (uncredited), "The Johnson Rag" (uncredited), "On the Mississippi" (uncredited), "I Don't Care" (uncredited), "I Don't Care" (Reprise) (uncredited), "Kiss Me My Honey, Kiss Me" (uncredited))
 1952 Bloodhounds of Broadway (performer: "In the Sweet Bye and Bye" (uncredited), "Cindy", "Bye Low", "I've Got a Feelin' You're Foolin'" (uncredited), "Eighty Miles Outside of Atlanta" (uncredited), "I Wish I Knew" (uncredited), "Jack of Diamonds")
 1951 Golden Girl (performer: "California Moon", "Sunday Morning", " (I Wish I Was in) Dixie's Land", "Kiss Me Quick and Go", "When Johnny Comes Marching Home", "Oh, Dem Golden Slippers", "Carry Me Back to Old Virginny" - uncredited)
 1950 My Blue Heaven (performer: "Cosmo Cosmetics", "Live Hard, Work Hard, Love Hard" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Print ad: "Lux" soap (1959)

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 3 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Mitzi Gerber

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on her co-stars] I never worked with a stinker. How great is that! See more »

Trivia:

Best performance was arguably her show-stopping appearance at the 39th Academy Awards where her singing and dancing "Georgy Girl" stopped the show. The Academy had a hard time getting the audience to sit down and stop applauding.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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